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    Sale 12290

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art And Textiles Part II

    13 May 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 747

    THREE DARK BLUE-GROUND INFORMAL ROBES

    19TH CENTURY

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    THREE DARK BLUE-GROUND INFORMAL ROBES
    19TH CENTURY
    The first two are 'Three Blues' robes decorated with butterflies and flowers in satin stitch and Peking Knot, one on a ground of figured silk with further flowers, the other above peonies in swirling waves. The third is a short jacket with black trim in the shape of butterflies, flowers and shou characters.


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    Provenance

    Property from the Mr and Mrs C. Lefebvre Collection of Chinese Robes.