Asian Art Auction

December 02, 2013

LOT 285

Lot 285

Blue Silk Gauze Summer Dragon Robe, 19th Century

Blue Silk Gauze Summer Dragon Robe, 19th Century
Lot 285 Details
Blue Silk Gauze Summer Dragon Robe, 19th Century

Finely embroidered with designs of ferocious dragons amid scrolling clouds against the delicate blue ground, the hem decorated with multicolour lishui stripes
53.7" x 73.6" — 136.5 x 187 cm.

Estimate $1,500-$2,000

Realised: $1,168.50
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


Estate of Mary Filer, RCA, Vancouver, BC.


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LOT 285

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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