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Lot 1023

A SILK EMBROIDERY WITH A PAIR OF BIRDS AND FLOWERING PEONIES

Estimated Value:

900 € - 1.500 €

Schätzpreis:

Description:

China, Qing dynasty, 19th c.
120,5 x 88 / 124,5 x 92,7 cm R.
Silk satin (yellow), embroidery: silk (colored), untwisted threads, satin stitch. Framed with glass. Two elegantly feathered birds hover among flowering plants and insects. Framed with embroidered borders.
From a European private collection, acquired before 1990 - Signs of age and use, partly wear, partly damaged and repaired