Group of FOUR CHINESE gouache paintings on pith paper - FRAMED. CHINA - CUSTOMS.
Group of FOUR CHINESE gouache paintings on pith paper - FRAMED.
Group of FOUR CHINESE gouache paintings on pith paper - FRAMED.

Group of FOUR CHINESE gouache paintings on pith paper - FRAMED.

No date. Ca. mid 1800s?
Gouache paintings on pith paper, in old frame with glass, 19 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches, four image areas 5 x 3 1/4 inches. Gilt-embellished frame somewhat worn with chipping along lower inner edge; pith paper has buckled slightly; two 3/4 inch tears to painting second from right, affecting head of woman; small spot visible in lower right of same; sticker residue to upper right corner of glass; overall good condition; delicate gouche paintings richly colored and bright. An attractive collection of finely painted images, likely late 1800s or early 1900s, showing Chinese dress and customs, including a bowl with goldfish. Item #56695

Price: $225.00