15 avril 2014

Robe impériale en kesi, Chine, XVIIIe siècle

Robe impériale en kesi, Chine, XVIIIe siècle. Photo Piasa à décor de neuf dragons à cinq griffes sur fond jaune, figurés de face ou de profil, parmi des nuages stylisés, les douze emblèmes impériaux et les symboles auspicieux. La partie inférieure de la robe est décorée d'une large bande de "Lishui", surmontée de vagues tourbillonnantes et des pics sacrés. La bordure des manches et du col, brodée de fils dorés et polychromes de dragons marchant, alternant avec des dragons de face sur fond bleu nuit. Doublée de soie bleue claire... [Lire la suite]
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05 avril 2014

An court outfit, China, Qing Dynasty, 19th Century

An court outfit, China, Qing Dynasty, 19th Century. Photo Florence Number Nine An elegant outfit embroidered with gold thread on blue silk, it presents the classical motif of waves, dragons and clouds. It is well preserved and is complete with lining, braiding and double sleeves. l 126 cm. Estimate: €2,000 - €2,500 Florence Number Nine. 05 Apr 2014 10:30am. http://www.florencenumbernine.com - Tel: +39 0555277665
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03 avril 2014

Robe de cour nasha en lin et soie brodé, Chine, XIXème siècle

Robe de cour nasha en lin et soie brodé, Chine, XIXème siècle. Photo MARAMBAT- de MALAFOSSE sarl à décor de dragons poursuivant la perle sacrée parmi nuage, ruyi, symboles shou et chauves-souris. Dans la partie inférieure se trouve les quatre pics montagneux émergeant des flots et dans la partie supérieure de chevrons. Estimation 5 000 € - 8 000 € MARAMBAT- de MALAFOSSE sarl (Successeurs de Me CHASSAING). Lundi 14 avril à 15h00 à Toulouse. HOTEL DES VENTES SAINT GEORGES. Tél. : 05 61 12 52 00 - Fax : 05 61 12 52 05 -... [Lire la suite]
02 avril 2014

A Chinese embroidered dragon robe, 20th century

A Chinese embroidered dragon robe, 20th century. Photo: Bonhams. A later reproduction of an earlier style robe, of blue silk, featuring nine couched gilt thread five-clawed dragons chasing flaming pearls, amongst clouds, bats, flying cranes and further auspicious symbols, above mountains, crashing waves and a lishui hem, with horseshoe cuffs and edging bands in embroidered black silk and gilt buttons, 145 x 205cm. Sold for £5,625 (€6,793) Provenance: Commander A.P. Barrow-Green Collection, acquired when he was serving in China in... [Lire la suite]
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02 avril 2014

A Chinese embroidered dragon robe, 19th century

A Chinese embroidered dragon robe, 19th century. Photo: Bonhams. Of blue gauze, featuring nine couched gilt thread five-clawed dragons chasing flaming pearls, amongst clouds, bats, flying cranes and further auspicious symbols, above mountains, crashing waves and a lishui hem, with horseshoe cuffs and edging bands in embroidered black gauze and gilt filigree buttons, 132 x 201cm. Sold for £3,000 (€3,623) Bonhams. BRITISH & EUROPEAN CERAMICS, GLASS & ASIAN ART, Oxford. 2 Apr 2014 - www.bonhams.com
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19 mars 2014

An embroidered dragon robe, 19th century

An embroidered dragon robe, 19th century. Photo Bonhams. Of blue gauze, featuring ten gilt thread five-clawed dragons chasing flaming pearls, amongst clouds, bats, flying phoenix and further auspicious symbols, above crashing waves and a wide lishui border rendered in brilliant colours, edging bands in embroidered black gauze with gilt filigree buttons, 103cm long. Estimate £1,000 - 1,500 (€1,200 - 1,800)Bonhams. ASIAN ART. 26 Mar 2014, Edinburgh - www.bonhams.com
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14 mars 2014

A silk embroidery robe with dragon design

A silk embroidery robe with dragon design. Photo courtesy California Asian Art Auction Gallery. This framed robe is finely woven with nine five-clawed dragons amidst cloud scrolls and emblems against black ground, with two of the dragons confronting two flaming pearls, all above cresting waves and lishui stripes. H: 62 1/2 in (159 cm) W: 53 1/4 in (132.8 cm) with frame. Estimated Price: $3,500 - $4,500 California Asian Art Auction Gallery USA. March 15, 2014. 123 S. Mission Dr. San Gabriel, CA, 91776 USA - Phone:... [Lire la suite]
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10 mars 2014

A pair of military official's Lion rank badges, Qing Dynasty, 18th century

A pair of military official's Lion rank badges, Qing Dynasty, 18th century. Photo Sotheby's embroidered in knotted stitch with the lion emblem of the second rank, depicted standing on a rock emerging from turbulent waves scattered with emblems of the Eight Immortals, flanked by a peach tree and peony bush, surrounded by bats and auspicious clouds, one badge divided down the middle (2). Height 11 3/4 in., 29.8 cm; Width 12 in., 30.5 cm. Estimation 5,000 — 7,000 USD A censor's badge, possibly from the same series as the present lot,... [Lire la suite]
10 mars 2014

A pair of military official's qilin rank badges, Qing Dynasty, 18th century

A pair of military official's qilin rank badges, Qing Dynasty, 18th century. Photo Sotheby's embroidered in satin stitch and couched with gold-wrapped threads and peacock feathers, the qilin emblem of the first rank portrayed standing on a rock surrounded by waves and clouds, with the sun in the sky, one badge divided down the middle (2). Height 11 3/4 in., 29.8 cm; Width 12 in., 30.5 cm. Estimation 6,000 — 8,000 USD A Kangxi period silver pheasant rank badge worked in a similar way is illustrated in Beverley Jackson and David... [Lire la suite]
10 mars 2014

A couched silk Daoist priest's robe (jiangyi), Qing Dynasty, late 19th century

A couched silk Daoist priest's robe (jiangyi), Qing Dynasty, late 19th century. Photo Sotheby's worked in gold-wrapped threads with some knotted stitches to form a depiction of the cosmos, with a three-storied tower enclosed within a flaming nimbus, flanked by lions, with symbols for the sun, moon and stars above, all surrounded by five writhing dragons amid clouds, the sleeves decorated with auspicious emblems, the hem with the terrestrial diagram representing earth flanked by the bagua (Eight Trigrams), all within black brocade... [Lire la suite]


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