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    Sale 2031

    Christie's Interiors

    1 - 2 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 320

    AN EMBROIDERED BLUE SILK WOMAN'S INFORMAL COAT

    LATE 19TH CENTURY

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    AN EMBROIDERED BLUE SILK WOMAN'S INFORMAL COAT
    LATE 19TH CENTURY
    Embroidered in black satin stitch with clusters of bamboo leaves against a deep royal-blue satin ground, all within inner brocade borders and wide black-ground borders embroidered with cranes and bats, the cream silk sleeves finely worked in satin stitch and Peking knot with fruit clusters and bats in satin stitch and Peking knot
    43¼ in. (110 cm.) long


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