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    Sale 12292

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles Part II

    11 November 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 722

    TWO DARK-BLUE-GROUND LADY’S INFORMAL ROBES

    19TH CENTURY

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    TWO DARK-BLUE-GROUND LADY’S INFORMAL ROBES
    19TH CENTURY
    The first is embroidered in floss silks and Peking Knot with butterflies amongst flower sprays. The second is decorated in floss silks and Peking knot with flowers in jardinières amongst scattered auspicious objects above peonies in lishui waves, all reserved on a figured damask ground.


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    Provenance

    The first: De Nieuwe Zon Amsterdam, May 1996, lot 3217.
    The second: De Nieuwe Zon Amsterdam, December 1996, lot 3087.