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    Sale 5101

    Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art

    9 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 240

    A PAIR OF EMBROIDERED CHAIR COVERS, CIRCA 1800

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF EMBROIDERED CHAIR COVERS, CIRCA 1800
    the red silk decorated in gold and coloured thread with Buddhistic lions and brocade balls, the seats with cranes surrounded by bats holding peach and flower sprays, the front sections with deer amongst flowers and rockwork -- each cover 63¼in. x 19½in. (160.7cm. x 49.5cm.), framed and glazed as hanging panels in a pair of giltwood bamboo frames. (2)


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