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    Sale 2027

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    17 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 173

    A LARGE IMPERIAL YELLOW EMBROIDERED SILK SATIN RECTANGULAR PANEL

    QIANLONG PERIOD (1736-1795)

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    A LARGE IMPERIAL YELLOW EMBROIDERED SILK SATIN RECTANGULAR PANEL
    QIANLONG PERIOD (1736-1795)
    Worked in satin stitch and couched gold threads with a writhing five-clawed dragon flanked by a pair of descending dragons, all amidst cloud wisps and flames and above turbulent waves incorporating rocks and auspicious emblems, all picked out in shades of blue, cream, coral and green and reserved on a golden-yellow ground, all within a later 19th century yellow brocade border
    51½ in. (131 cm.) long x 27¼ in. (69.2 cm.) wide, framed and glazed


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