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A large strip of gold brocaded silk-  ca. 1750

A large strip of gold brocaded silk- ca. 1750

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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Textiles: Pre 1800: Item # 1101883

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Mikael Jaspers
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A large strip of gold brocaded silk with a repeating pattern of geometric motifs. Dim.: WxL 27 x 113 cm, no selvage. Mounted on blue cotton on foam-board (34x119cm) The yellow background suggests that the weaving was intended to be used in the Forbidden City as furnishing fabric or a hanging. Good condition with much of the flat gold intact. Period: 1st half to mid 18th century. Reduced in price from 2.950 euro to 1.650 euro.