FREE PICK-UP IN THE CHICAGOLAND AREA. Up for your consideration is a very fine, possibly Imperial, Chinese silk embroidery of an elder in a highly ornate dress.The piece is embroidered with silk, gold and silver thread on a painted silk background. The piece resembles works from the Ming Dynasty, and the embroidery is meticulously executed. The piece was framed in a shadow box, c. The artwork appears to be much older, c.
The visible silk piece measures 24" tall, and 16" wide. The frame measures 31" tall, 22.5" wide, and about 3 deep. Overall, the embroidered portion of the piece is in excellent condition, free of losses, loose threads, and staining.
However, the lower portion of the silk shows some water damage (discoloration), which also faintly shows on the gold border. The frame is solid and in excellent condition.Please examine the photos carefully. This quote is for the Continental U. These charges are the buyers responsibility. FREE scheduling, supersized images and templates. Make your listings stand out with FREE Vendio custom templates! Over 100,000,000 served. Get FREE counters from Vendio today! The item "Very Old IMPERIAL Quality CHINESE Gold Silk Thread Embroidery Pre-1850 antique" is in sale since Wednesday, June 5, 2019.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Paintings & Scrolls". The seller is "thesapphiregallery" and is located in Chicago, Illinois. This item can be shipped worldwide.