Subject:Re: 19th Century Chinese Silk Panel?
Posted By: I. Nagy Sat, Sep 09, 2017
This embroidery was given as a commemorative present not necessarily from brothers from the same blood. They might have been cousins, friends or even members belonging to the same
The heading 愚弟 literally translates Humble Brothers.
Here are the names from the first two 3 name
Wang Xi Hui, Xu Shou Ren
Wang De Ru, Xu Zu Shou
Xuan Kui, Chen Jia Jin
The first two Wangs are sharing the same family
name.The two Xus are written each with different characters.
The inscriptions on the two sashes,
萬福攸同 Endless blessings last all your life
千祥雲集 Gather thousand of auspicious clouds