A blue silk gauze dragon robe with couched gold thread dragon motifs and black cuffs, China, Guangxu period. Photo Nagel Auktionen 

Very minor wear. L. 130 cm. Estimate 1000/1500 €

Property of the former German counselor Dr. Joachim Schulze (1880-1954), who was living in China from 1907 to 1940, his stays being only shortly interrupted by trips to the Phillippines and Java. He did his military service in Qingdao and lived mostly in the cities of Beijing, Shanghai, Harbin and Changsha. 

Nagel Auktionen. Asian Art, 2013/05/10http://www.auction.de