China Trade Paintings
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Directory: Archives: Fine Art: Paintings: Watercolor: Pre 1900: item # 710246
Please refer to our stock # 10071812TB when inquiring.
East Dennis Antiques
Box 210, 1514 Rte. 6A
East Dennis, Cape Cod, Ma., 02641
$1,500.00 the set - sold
|Floral still life gouache on pith paper with original silk ribbon border, set of seven, mid 19th century, these small paintings were usually sold in sets of a dozen or more and purchased by western tourists. The subjects for pith paper watercolors were typically the Emperor and his court, theatre scenes, birds, flowers, boats, tea culture, ports and landscapes. Flowers are among the most desirable. Framed 6-1/2"x9". ** WE GUARANTEE THE AUTHENTICITY OF OUR MERCHANDISE AS REPRESENTED. MEMBERS OF: THE ANTIQUES COUNCIL, THE VERMONT ANTIQUES DEALERS ASSOCIATION (VADA), THE CAPE COD ANTIQUE DEALERS ASSOCIATION (CCADA). **|