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An embroidered blue silk gauze dragon robe. Late Qing dynastyEstimate US$ 6,000 – 8,000 (€4,800 – 6,400). Photo Bonhams.

The rich blue gauze ground embroidered in counted stitch using gilt wrapped threads for the dragons while the surrounding clouds and auspicious emblems display white and bright pastel threads above a tall lishui border of pale yellow threads, the border bands and cuff embroidered en suite on a black ground. 51 1/4in (130cm) long

Bonhams. FINE CHINESE WORKS OF ART, 16 Dec 2014 10:00 PST – SAN FRANCISCO