28 mars 2018

An imperial blue kesi summer dragon robe, jifu, Qing dynasty, 19th century

Lot 2154. An imperial blue kesi summer dragon robe, jifu, Qing dynasty, 19th century; 77 in. (195 cm.) wide. Estimate HKD 200,000 - HKD 300,000. Price realised HKD 525,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2013 The blue kesi is worked with the prescribed nine five-clawed dragons, two shown full-face leaping around a 'flaming pearl' on the front and the back while six others on the front, back and shoulders are shown reaching for the pearl, as is the ninth on the underflap. All dragons are set amidst... [Lire la suite]

05 août 2017

An embroidered blue gauze summer dragon robe, jifu, 19th century 

Lot 1630. An embroidered blue gauze summer dragon robe, jifu, 19th century. Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000. Price realised USD 13,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2012  The blue gauze worked in couched gold thread and counted stitch with the prescribed nine five-clawed dragons, two shown full-face leaping around a flaming pearl on the front and the back while six others on the front, back and shoulders are shown reaching for the pearl, as is the ninth on the underflap, all... [Lire la suite]
05 janvier 2016

A brocade-woven red silk gauze summer dragon robe, Late Qing-Republic period

Lot 2366. A brocade-woven red silk gauze summer dragon robe, Late Qing-Republic period. Sold for US$ 2,500 (€2,326). Photo Bonhams The deep scarlet ground in contrast to the fine gilt-wrapped threads used for the nine dragons and the waves in the lishui border while white and vibrantly colored threads define the remaining clouds, auspicious emblems and striped border, the black gauze ground of the collar bands and cuffs woven en suite. 54 1/2in (138.5cm) long Bonhams. ASIAN DECORATIVE ARTS, 11 Dec... [Lire la suite]
04 janvier 2016

An embroidered blue silk gauze summer dragon robe, Late Qing dynasty

Lot 8145. An embroidered blue silk gauze summer dragon robe, Late Qing dynasty. Sold for US$ 2,750 (€2,523). Photo Bonhams. The nine dragons worked mainly in couched gilt threads with counted-stitch details in white, yellow, shades of blue and purple also outlining the surrounding cloud scrolls, bats, auspicious emblems in tall lishui border, the neck bands and cuffs embroidered en suite on a black gauze ground. 57in (145cm) long Property from the Collection of Virginia Murray, Sacramento, California ... [Lire la suite]
22 avril 2014

A Chinese Blue Gauze Summer Dragon Robe, Ji Fu, probably Qing Dynasty (1644-1911)

A Chinese Blue Gauze Summer Dragon Robe, Ji Fu, probably Qing Dynasty (1644-1911). Photo courtesy Neal Auction Company worked in counted stitch and couched gold threads with nine five-clawed dragons in pursuit of the flaming pearl amid clouds and auspicious emblems above a lishui stripe and terrestrial diagram at the hem, matching collar and horsehoof cuffs, black sleeve extensions, length 49 1/2 in., width 77 1/8 in. Estimate  $8,000 - $12,000 Neal Auction Company. April 25, 2014, 12:00 PM... [Lire la suite]
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09 novembre 2010

An embroidered blue ground dragon robe & An embroidered blue gauze summer dragon robe, 19th Century

An embroidered blue ground dragon robe, 19th Century © 2002-2010 Bonhams 1793 Ltd The dragons worked in gilt wrapped threads while the other auspicious symbols, clouds and lishui ground are embroidered in counted stitch that also finishes the black ground neck bands and cuffs (loose gilt threads, upper section of robe shortened with horizontal fold); 56in (142.5cm) long - Estimate: $1,500 - 2,000 An embroidered blue gauze summer dragon robe, 19th Century © 2002-2010 Bonhams 1793 Ltd The decoration achieved in white... [Lire la suite]
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