Lot 84
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A NINGXIA RUNNER

LATE QING DYNASTY
Price Realised: USD 2750.00
Estimate : USD 2,000 - 4,000
Description

PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE CONNECTICUT COLLECTION

The runner is comprised of three mats, each decorated with a vajra in yellow on a blue ground within a border of radiating lappets.
88 1/2 x 30 in. (224.7 x 76.2 cm.)


Please note this lot is the property of a private individual.

The condition of lots can vary widely and the nature of the lots sold means that they are unlikely to be in a perfect condition. Lots are sold in the condition they are in at the time of sale.

We have sought to record the changes in the condition of this piece acquired after its initial manufacture.
- There is expected wear overall.
- The rug is slightly faded.
- There are a few small areas of loss.
- There is expected wear along the edges.
- The rug will benefit greatly from professional cleaning.

Lot Essay

Compare the Ningxia rug comprised of eight mats formerly in the Robert Hatfield Ellsworth Collection, which was sold in The Collection of Robert Hatfield Ellsworth Part V: European Decorative Arts, Carpets, Old Master Paintings and Asian Works of Art, Christie's New York, 21 March 2015, lot 1024.

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