London, South Kensington
13 May 2016
THREE DARK BLUE-GROUND INFORMAL ROBES
The first two are 'Three Blues' robes decorated with butterflies and flowers in satin stitch and Peking Knot, one on a ground of figured silk with further flowers, the other above peonies in swirling waves. The third is a short jacket with black trim in the shape of butterflies, flowers and shou characters.
Property from the Mr and Mrs C. Lefebvre Collection of Chinese Robes.
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