China 19th century. Two paintings of court scenes (gouache on pith paper)

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Arts Asiatiques
19th century
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Pair of beautiful Chinese export paintings on pith paper (also called rice paper) depicting court scenes or examples from the lives of wealthy people. The two figures, a standing woman and a seated man, are assisted by their servants. Servants are often portrayed as smaller people.

The two paintings are framed together in a fairly recent frame. The colors are always fresh and alive, but unfortunately, pith paper is fragile and as expected, here we see the traces of time: the paper is torn, there are gaps, freckles and stains also we find a snack under the woman's chair. I would ask you to pay attention to the photos please and if you have any concerns please contact me. Thank you.

The approximate dimensions of each painting 21 cmx x 31 cms; the framed dimensions: 35 cms x 47 cms (1603 g).

Ref: JF31HJJYZ7

Style Arts Asiatiques
Century 19th century
Length (cm) 47
Width (cm) 35
Weight (Kg) 2
Materials Gouache
Shipping Cost 25
Shipping Time Ready to ship in 2-3 Business Days
Location 56580, Pontivy, France

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