Video available on request
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.