Asian Art Auction

June 13, 2016

LOT 249
A Buddhist Embroidered Tapestry,Early 20th Century
  • A Buddhist Embroidered Tapestry,Early 20th Century

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A Buddhist Embroidered Tapestry,Early 20th Century

20世紀初 明黄色緞繡八寶魚龍紋褂

Ornately embroidered throughout, with repeating auspicious Buddhistic symbols radiating from a central medallion, in muted tones of coral, brown, blue and green, on a soft butterscotch ground
68.3" x 37.4" — 173.5 x 95 cm.

Estimate $2,000-$3,000

Realised: $1,800
Price Includes Buyer's Premium

Provenance:

From an Important Private Collection, London, England
Acquired mainly from Christie’s and Sotheby’s London, from the 1970s to the 1990s
Lots 243 - 273

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art