Black Floral Dragon Robe Kimono #Beautiful #Handmade #Silk #Embroidery #Art 78015 http://www.queensilkart.com/100-handmade-silk-black-floral-kimono-unframed-suzhou-silk-embroidery-art-78015/ The style of this garment has the name Dragon Robe, but not all Dragon Robes have a dragon design. Peonies are common symbol for the Empress and were popular decorations for ladies robes. This Dragon Robe came from the last Chinese dynasty, the Chin Dynasty.
A Cizhou painted and incised deep bowl, Northern Song-Jin Dynasty (960-1234). 5 ¼ in (13.2 cm) high, Japanese lacquer cover, Japanese double wood box. Estimate $120,000-180,000. This work is offered in The Classic Age of Chinese Ceramics The Linyushanren Collection, Part II sale on 15 September at Christie’s New York: