Dragon embroidery from Guizhou

280,00 incl. VAT

The Miao people from Shidong in the north of Guizhou, South China, are famous for their eimbroideries, specially the dragons. Dragon-sheeps, buffalo-dragons, serpent- and silkworm-dragons or centipede-dragons. The Miao of the area of Shidong do not fear dragons, they regarding them as brothers to humans.

Silk satin stich, all by hand. around 20 years old.

Streched on a stretcher by us.

55 x 35 cm

 

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Weight 2 kg