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An antique Chinese figural carpet, Qing dynasty.
An antique chinese figural carpet, qing dynasty.
An antique chinese figural carpet, qing dynasty.
An antique chinese figural carpet, qing dynasty.

Dark blue ground with polychrome Foo dogs playing among clouds. The light camel hair coloured main border has stylized dragons and peonies. The inner secondary border has peony pattern. Measurements 272 x 186,5 cm.

Partly worn, slightly dirty, stains, some colour run areas, repairs. One side has minor fold wear, the ends are slightly damaged.

Droit de suite: No
Estimate: 

75 000 - 100 000 SEK

8 047 - 10 730 EUR

Hammer price: 
60 000 SEK
Provenance

The Paul R. Wedendal Collection.

Literature

This carpet is illustrated in the book Larsson jr, Lennart: Mattor från Kina, Sinkiang och Tibet, Uddevalla 1985, colour plate page 135, at the top to the left.

Purchasing info
Contact specialist
Anette Granlund
Stockholm
Anette Granlund
Head Specialist Carpets, Textiles and Islamic Works of Art
+46 (0)8 614 08 12