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Long YAO MIEN Ceremonial DRAGON BRIDGE Daoist Painting

Long YAO MIEN Ceremonial DRAGON BRIDGE Daoist Painting

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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Southeast Asian: Paintings: Pre 1900: Item # 579339

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Long, Rare and attractive horizontal Yao Mien ceremonial procession scroll "Dragon Bridge", circa 1890, Southern China, painted on rice paper or mullberry paper. Iconographically important in Daoist Art. Condition: overall good with minor fading of some details due climatic conditions and age. Size: L. 365cm x H. 17cm. Very difficult to find and a real collector's item! For further information/history on Lantien & Mien Yao Paintings please refer to "Yao Ceremonial Paintings" by Jacques Lemoine, Publisher: White Lotus, Bangkok. Also see Haffenreffer Museum of Anthropology, Brown University, Rhode Island, USA. McIntosh YAO MIEN Ceremonial Painting. A Video of this Dragon Bridge is available on request.