Asian Art Auction

December 04, 2017

LOT 143
An Embroidered Summer Gauze Court Robe, 19th/20th Century
  • An Embroidered Summer Gauze Court Robe, 19th/20th Century
  • An Embroidered Summer Gauze Court Robe, 19th/20th Century
  • An Embroidered Summer Gauze Court Robe, 19th/20th Century
  • An Embroidered Summer Gauze Court Robe, 19th/20th Century

143

An Embroidered Summer Gauze Court Robe, 19th/20th Century

Finely embroidered on a black gauze ground, with couched metallic gold thread and tones of purple, blue, green, rose and red, with a fierce dragon amidst five colour clouds, bats, cranes and auspicious symbols over the body, and a banded dragon border around the waist, the skirt with dragon roundels above a vividly embroidered dragon and flame border. Together with an embroidered cape
robe 48.6 x 76.3 in — 123.5 x 193.8 cm

Estimate $2,500-$2,800

Realised: $14,400
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Provenance:

Purchased from Sotheby’s Online, June 16th, 2000