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Embroidered Coverlet

Auction:
3212B
Lot:
427
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 3212B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 22, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Embroidered Coverlet, China, late 19th/early 20th century, two panels depicting pheasants and songbirds perched on branches amid peonies and bamboo on a pale pink silk ground, stitched together to create a mirrored image, 87 1/4 x 89 in.

Provenance: Acquired by a member of the Skidelsky family between 1900 and 1918 while living in Harbin, China, then by descent to the present owner.
Estimate $1,200-1,500


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Keywords

China, Harbin, Songhua River

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