Lotto 20 | Arte Cinese A large imperial kesi woven with a phoenix China, Ming dynasty, late 16th-early 17th century .

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Arte Cinese A large imperial kesi woven with a phoenix China, Ming dynasty, late 16th-early 17th century .

Chinese Art A large imperial kesi woven with a phoenix China, Ming dynasty, late 16th-early 17th century . . Cm 70,00 x 95,00. For related examples see: Heaven's Embroidered cloths: One thousand Years of Chinese textiles, Hong Kong Museum of Art, 1995, p.80, no. 6 and the one at Victoria and Albert Museum illustrated in S.Jenyns, Chinese Art II, London, 1965 p. 79. Provenance: Venetian Private Collection, Northern Italy Expertise by Eskenazi, Milan, dated 8th February 1993. Frame present