9 November 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,500
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
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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