9 November 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 7,500
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 2,500
A YELLOW SILK CANOPY, 19TH CENTURY
the yellow ribbed silk ground embroidered with a large central gilt front-facing dragon against a cloud band strewn ground--120in. (300cm.) x 164in. (414cm.)
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