All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1837 VR item #1327011 (stock #ANPT-001)
A very rare portrait of the highest ranking official in the Emperor's court. This is based on the rank badge of the crane and the red hat. The painting is very intricate with a lot of gold work. The sleeves are painted with the heads of the Imperial Dragon and in the center there is a painting of the elusive flying pearl. The tips of the armrests and carved with the Linzhi mushroom...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1306082 (stock #SCPT-001)
A very rare and unusual large Chinese scroll painting done in the Japanese style of a bird in a cage with a bamboo tree and netting. Some gold leaf work on the leaves. The wooden weight on the bottom of the scroll has carved bone tips. Comes with original signed box. Age: 19th century. Size: L.213.5cm. W.44cm. Condition: Very good. No repairs.