• Lot 243

    A BLUE-GROUND KESI DRAGON ROBE, JI FU

    19TH CENTURY

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    A BLUE-GROUND KESI DRAGON ROBE, JI FU
    19th Century
    Finely woven on the front and back panels in shades of red, blue, green, brown and white with dragons in pursuit of 'flaming pearls' amidst dense stylised clouds interspersed with auspicious emblems, bats and small flower-heads, all against a smoky blue ground, the horseshoe cuffs similarly worked, all above the terrestrial diagram and lishui stripe at the hem, minor damage and restoration
    138 cm. long


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