© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
LOT WITH TWO PEKING KNOT EMBROIDERIES ‘PEONIES, BATS AND BUTTERFLIES’, 1900s
Katalognummer: CA1218-029
Silk with blue, crème and white silk threads, embroidered respectively woven hems, backside silk / linen lining
China, around 1900

This set with two embroideries is held in appealing blue and light colored hues. The red background textile shows peonies, whereas the central flowers are executed in Peking knot which is also referred to as the forbidden stitch. We also find bats with coins and Ruyi scepters on this piece. The crème colored embroidery again features peonies in Pekinese stitch, yet here surrounded by butterflies.

Shape: vertical, rectangular panels
Dimensions: 54.5 x 24 cm (red background); 48.5 x 22.5 cm (crème background)
Condition: Good condition with minor material loss to the hems
Provenance: from an American private estate

兩件京绣“平金打籽”牡丹蝙蝠蝴蝶纹
蓝色、米色及白色丝线,四邊緣滿綉,背面丝麻襯
中國,1900前後

造型:長掛幅
尺寸:紅底54.5 x 24 厘米,米色底 48.5 x 22.5 厘米
品相:良好,下擺處局部材料磨損
來源:美國私人遺產

Nachverkauf:  verkauft/sold

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