November 17, 2018 09:00 AM EST Asheville, North Carolina


Chinese Kesi Slit Tapestry of Epic Battle

Qing dynasty, large framed tapestry in colored threads on a gold ground, narrative of the stages of the battle; floral vine border, modern gold frame, 80 x 61 in.; lot accompanied by copy of receipt from Vallin Galleries, Wilton, Connecticut that reads "Figures of Soldiers in Battle from Han Dynasty Legend, Ching dynasty, early 19th century" and indicates a price of $18,000

Provenance:Vallin Galleries, Wilton, Connecticut; Private Collection, North Carolina


not examined out of frame, light fading, minor wear

Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium

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