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Manchu Married Woman’;s skirt in red silk damask;four sewn panels falling from a plain cotton waistband with buttons and loops for fastening. Two small inscriptions in Chinese characters are printed on the waistband in blue. Red silk damask is woven w
A Chinese hanging scroll, on paper mounted on paper backed silk and depicting a traditional pavilion and pagoda scene within a sublime landscape in watercolours, with script, and bearing seals and signatures. Length 109 cm. Width 64 cm (both images)
A Chinese hanging scroll. People's Republic of China era, circa 1972, the paper mounted scroll painted on silk in muted colours and depicting a traditional landscape and pavilion scene against a burgeoning modern harbour, with script and date upper rig
A Chinese fan painting by Xu Liangbiao, depicting figures beneath a willow; signature, date (1821) and calligraphic inscription to the upper left. Ink and watercolour on woven silk. Framed and with translation and artist's details verso. 23.5 cm x 24 cm
A Nepalese Thangka hanging panel, c.19th/20th century, with Chinese silk brocade and cover flap, the painting itself has a central mandala and a bodhisattva Avalokeieshvara with multiple heads protruding from the top surrounded with flames, the mandala is
A Chinese hanging scroll, probably Republic era, early to mid 20th century, in muted autumnal and soft green tones on paper, and mounted on silk covered paper, depicting small figures engaged in a picnic in a sublime mountainous setting, with script and se
Wu Changshuo (1844 - 1927) watercolour scroll with silk brocade depicting flowers. Provenance: From the private collection of Ning Zhi Chao, author of many Chinese Art reference books. Wu Changshuo was a prominent painter, calligrapher and seal artist of t
A Chinese hanging scroll people's Republic of China era, later 20th century, in monochrome on ochre coloured fabric, and mounted on patterned silk covered paper, and depicting a stand of bamboo, with script and seals to the lower right margin. Length 81 cm
A Chinese hanging scroll. People's Republic of China, later 20th century. On fine weave silk mounted on paper and framed in aubergine patterned fabric, an exquisite depiction of two small colourful birds amidst cream magnolia and pink prunus blossom, with
A Chinese hanging scroll, 20th century, Republic to people's Republic era, on paper and mounted on paper backed cream silk and depicting the finely painted image of a prancing horse within a pine tree and rocky landscape setting, in pigment colours and ink
A Chinese Horizontal scroll, Republic period, mid 20th century, printed on silk and depicting dozens of kittens admiring butterflies, with subtle hand colouring and mounted upon paper, with script to end. Provenance: acquired by an Australian academic in c
A Chinese painting, early 20th century, ink and colour on silk depicting figures in a river landscape framed and glazed. 71 cm high, 40 cm wide. Provenance: Bought 1949-51 by Major Henry Jacomb Foster, Australian Army
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