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A Chinese hanging scroll, the painting on silk mounted paper depicting a man contemplating a wintery tree, in a restrained near monochrome palette with script to the upper right with seal, additional seal lower left. Length 71 cm. Width 30 cm. (image only)
A Chinese hanging scroll, the painting on silk mounted paper depicting two elder figures behind a tree in a 'Friends of winter' landscape, with a red crested crane flying over a red moon, a small tortoise to the corner, with characters and seal on
A Chinese hanging scroll, Qing dynasty, 18th -19th century, signature of Yuan Xiaoniang, decorated with pair of long tail phoenix seated on a large tree branch, ink and colour on silk, three character signature and a red seal of the artist, 143 x 92 cm
A Chinese hanging scroll, on silk mounted paper and depicting a small bird upon a pink flowering prunus branch, in watercolours and with ink script and red seal to image upper right. Length 85 cm. Width 23 cm
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, 19th century/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 manda
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
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