Large 18th Century Silk Wall Hanging


A fine Chinese export satin embroidered silk bedspread or coverlet, finely worked in different colours of silk thread on an ivory coloured silk ground. Conservation mounted on to a wooden frame for wall-mounting.

Height 261 cm (102.75 inches)
Width 207 cm (81.5 inches)
Probably Macao. Circa 1730

The European subject would suggest that this coverlet was probably made in Macao for the Portuguese market