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    Sale 5922

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    24 February 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 315

    THREE ROLLS OF YELLOW SILK DAMASK

    CHINESE FOR THE EXPORT MARKET, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    THREE ROLLS OF YELLOW SILK DAMASK
    CHINESE FOR THE EXPORT MARKET, 19TH CENTURY
    Comprising several lengths of honey gold silk-satin woven with a large-scale white floral motif; together with a smaller length of coordinating, small scale silk-satin with floral motif
    29.5 x 79 in. (75 x 200.6 cm.), 29.5 x 110 in. (75 x 279.4 cm.), 29.5 x 142 in. (75 x 360.7 cm.) and 29.5 x 546 in. (75 x 1387 cm.), the large scale example; and 29 x 82 in. (73.6 x 208 cm.), small-scale floral (3)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    Property removed from a Milanese Palazzo
    (Lots 275 to 403)