Lot 125: Embroidered God of Longevity Silk Panel, 19th C.
12 November 2016
Ashburn, VA, USALive Auction
Description: Chinese embroidered silk panel depicting the God of Longevity from the19th Century. It is red ground and is bordered in black silk. It depicts the god with an attendant. He is seen holding a staff with a dragon head with scrolls tied to it. There is a deer below, and bats flying throughout the scene. The noses of the god and attendant are raised, giving a three dimensional aspect to the work. The reverse side is tan linen. Dimensions are 82 inches long by 33 inches wide. All measurements are approximate. Condition: It is in good condition. Provenance: From a Southern California estate. High resolution images can be found at: https://file.ac/Nlrc2YAwKqw/
Condition Report: It is in good condition.
Notes: High resolution images can be found at: https://file.ac/Nlrc2YAwKqw/
Provenance: From a Southern California estate.