Japanese silk embroidery, Meiji

Offered by Legge Carpets Ltd
Japanese silk embroidery, Meiji
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Japanese silk embroidery, Meiji

C. 1880 to C. 1910 Japan
Offered by Legge Carpets Ltd
£1,650.00
Height49.00 cm
19.29 inches
Width63.50 cm
25.00 inches
Japanese Meiji silk embroidery on satin silk.
The clever use of long stitch and short stitch produces the subtle variation in colour and a sense of three-dimensional representation of the subject.
Tigers were very popular in Japanese art as a symbol of strength and power even though they are not native to Japan.
Framed behind UV glass; the size given is including the frame

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