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Embroidered Seat Cushion Cover

Auction:
3134B
Lot:
461
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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 3134B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 14, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Embroidered Seat Cushion Cover, China, 19th/20th century, with a central front-facing lung dragon and four others facing inwards at the four corners, surrounded by ruyi-headed clouds and bats in gold thread on a blue ground, mounted on a metal rod, 28 x 34 in.

Asian Art Online
Estimate $100-200

Blue silk backing unstable and deteriorating, threadbare in places, several pieces detached, some gold threads loose, tear to mount.


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Keywords

China, Chinese art, Chinese culture, Culture, Human behavior, Ruyi

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