清 刺繡瓶花清玩圖

Silk and metallic-thread embroidery with small pearls on woven silk | 63 x 36cm | 18th century

Unknown Artist

This embroidery illustrates a common theme in Chinese painting and decorative arts: a scene of a scholar’s study. Flowers bloom in a blue-and-white vase; a hexagonal brush pot holds a handscroll, a flywhisk, two brushes, a folding fan, and a ruyi sce...
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