• Chinese Ceramics & Works of Ar auction at Christies

    Sale 5944

    Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art

    10 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 97

    A SILK KESI 'DEER' PANEL, 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SILK KESI 'DEER' PANEL, 18TH CENTURY
    of rectangular form, woven in coloured silk with a deer standing amongst oversized peony blossoms and pierced rockwork, all reserved upon a gold thread ground, a smaller panel above depicts a caparisoned elephant between two cranes -- 32in. x 40in. (81.5cm x 101.5cm), mounted.


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