Lot 600D: ELABORATE ASIAN CREWEL-WORK EMBROIDERY
November 6, 2016
Bedford Village, NY, USALive Auction
Description: 19th Century, showing two birds of paradise among rocks and peonies, with figures sewing a field below and scrolling cloud devices above, embroidered throughout with silk and metallic threads on a network of radiating circular devices, 75 x 45 in.
Condition Report: [degraded silks throughout, otherwise the structure is strong and complete]