Lot 2098. Exceptional pillar carpet with a female Naga

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Auction date:12.06.2019   12:00 UTC +02:00
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Lot 2098Exceptional pillar carpet with a female Naga
China. Gansu. Qing Dynasty. Mid-19th century. Century

Wool for the pile, warp and weft cotton. The female figure with the lower body of a serpent rises from the waves. You
is dressed in a dhoti, your hair are set high, and adorned with leaves.
With both hands she holds Appreciate a bowl with beads, and more. Your shoulders
the stems of the cloud-like plants behind her back. Probably make Lotus
or the immortality of mushrooms lingzhi is. Under the waves in the deep water, above a
Pearl edging. 230x156cm. Condition A/B.
Provenance:
-Rhenish Private Collection.

Literature:
Terry Stratton: Antique Chinese Rugs. England 1978

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