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    Sale 12290

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art And Textiles Part II

    13 May 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 578

    A YELLOW-GROUND EMBROIDERED CUSHION SECTION MOUNTED AS A TABLE SCREEN

    CIRCA 1800

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A YELLOW-GROUND EMBROIDERED CUSHION SECTION MOUNTED AS A TABLE SCREEN
    CIRCA 1800
    The cushion face is decorated with a gilt-couched panel enclosing an embroidered central peach roundel surrounded by scrolling lotus. The outer border is decorated with the Eight Buddhist Emblems, bajixiang, amongst lotus scrolls.
    33 in. (83.8 cm.) wide, including wood frame


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTION, ACQUIRED IN THE 1970s AND 1980s