Lot 694: An Album of the Silk Bodai Qing Dynasty
November 14, 2016
Southgate, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: This is a most important book, encased in a decorative cover in mint condition. An exquisite album of silk Buddha, a valuable piece of Buddhist history bound in silk, each page embroidered in colourful silk. The rare artwork is stunning and enchanting. Qing Dynasty. Delicate Chinese art at its very best, probably one of the best examples in the world, the cover being intricately embossed.