Pair of paintings on rice paper. Guangzhou, 19th Century


Pair of paintings on rice paper representing figures and their servants in a palace. In rectangular exotic wood frames carved with stylized birds on corners. Upper section designed with small niche to receive ivory Japanese netsuke from late 19th Century.

Guangzhou, Late 19th Century

Height: 32 cm (12-1/2 in.) - Width: 20 cm (7-3/4 in.).
Frames: 50 x 31,5 cm (19-1/2 x 12-1/4 in.).

Tears. Stains on upper part. Minor loss on one frame

Provenance :

  • Items quantity:  2
  • Expertissim Reference: 2012090393