London, South Kensington
11 November 2016
TWO DARK-BLUE-GROUND LADY’S INFORMAL ROBES
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.
The first: De Nieuwe Zon Amsterdam, May 1996, lot 3217.
The second: De Nieuwe Zon Amsterdam, December 1996, lot 3087.
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