A large Chinese black lacquered four fold panel screen, century. Of rectangular form, inlaid with ornamental stone decoration to the upper sections depicting cranes and deer in a landscape setting with further painted details and gilt highlights, the
COLLECTION PARTICULIÈRE FRANCAISE Petit cabinet en laque rouge sculptée Dynastie Qing, époque Qianlong A SMALL CARVED CINNABAR LACQUER CABINET, QING DYNASTY, QIANLONG PERIOD Estimate 20,000 — 30,000 EUR
Detail of a yulin baizhequn, or luck (fuyun). The embroidery on the front (and back) flat panel, done in Peking knots (also known as knot stitch, referring to small knots made on the fabric surface), depicts women engaging in various virtuous pursuits.
I have a cen British textile that is based on this design - incredible! Textile panel and fragments of silk satin. Painted with a pattern of flowers, birds perched on stems or in flight, and butterflies. 1770 (made)