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Embroidered Panel Depicting Deer

Auction:
3134B
Lot:
462
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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 3134B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 14, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Embroidered Panel Depicting Deer, China, late 18th/19th century, the four deer at rest on a grassy riverbank with narcissus, with a crane perched on a rock nestled amongst bamboo and pairs of magpie flying amidst a fruiting and flowering peach tree, the inscription "lu wei gao sheng" (may you soar through the ranks) embroidered on the upper right, 48 x 15 1/2 in., with later brocade border woven with lotus flowers, glazed and framed.

Note: See Christie's London, King Street, Sale 6451, Lot 119, July 2012.
Estimate $15,000-18,000


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Keywords

London, China, Brocade, Sheng

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