Lot 2096. Rare Pair of pillar carpets with dragons

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Auction date:12.06.2019   12:00 UTC +02:00
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Lot 2096Rare Pair of pillar carpets with dragons
China. Ningxia. Qing Dynasty. Mid-19th century. Century

Pile of wool, warp and weft cotton. The two-pillar carpets are extremely long and show a few against the constant
Dragon with expressive heads. Before long snout with large fangs
to find between the barbels is a colored pearl. The snake-like body, twice
the column is wrapped, hovering between clouds. Below the waves, the rocks and close
the depth of water in the carpet, above a border with tassels and multi-coloured stripes. 569x143cm and 580x148cm. Condition A/B.
Provenance:
-Rhenish Private Collection.
-Former Collection Of David Te-Chun Wang.

Published:
Terry Stratton: Antique Chinese Rugs. England in 1978. P. 98/99, Panel 49/50

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