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US$3754 bids

Hand carved 18th to early 19th century Italian bracket shelf. Scroll and acanthus detailing with old paint surface in cream and green. SHIPPINGHill Auction Gallery will not ship. Gallery will refer a

US$152 bids

Antique Polychrome Lacquer and Papier Peinte Fan , hand-embellished historical scenes, chinoiserie stays, h. 11 3/4 in., w. 22 in., shadow box frame

Roland NY

Aug 07
US$1501 bid

Scroll painting of two pandas in a marsh with bamboo, signed lower right, with wood handles. [Art: 40" H x 31" W; Frame: 68" H x 39" W].

US$251 bid

CHINESE WOVEN TAPESTRY, H 3', W 4' 4" A Chinese woven tapestry. Depicting a lake view scene with mountains in the distance. Cotton lining.

US$600

Stunning pair of rococo French pedestals, black and gold with scenes painted on transfer plates, gold bust figures on each corner and gold C scroll feet, 49 in. T, 17 in. Sq. Condition is excellent an

US$153 bids

Korean School, 20th c ., ink on silk mounted to board, inscribed and sealed upper right, sight 52 in. x 16 in., upper and lower silk mounts, framed

US$100

Chinese ink on paper featuring landscape and scripture. Image: 10.25" H x 13.75" W; frame: 24.75" H x 25.75" W x 0.75" D. Provenance: from the estate of a prominent Chinese musician.

Revere Auctions

20 hrs Left
US$80

Chinese scroll painting on silk depicting a woman seated under flowering branches in front of a table with scholar's objects. There is an inscription in red and black along the center right of the cir

Abell Auction

3 days Left
US$75

painting; depicting birds and flowering branches; 48 x 11 1/4 inches sight; 57 3/4 x 16 1/2 inches frame

US$50

A Chinese scroll painting depicting a mountainous landscape with figure. Signed with calligraphy and two red seals. Image: 53-1/2in x 28in. Entire scroll: 60-1/2in x 34in. Provenance: From the Ivo Isp

US$50

An Asian watercolor scroll painting with grouse in a floral background. Signed with red seal. Image: 51in x 19-1/2in. Entire scroll: 81-1/2in x 28in wide. Provenance: From the Ivo Ispani Estate Collec

US$50

A pair of Asian ancestral scroll paintings, both signed with various red seals and calligraphy. Mounted and framed. Image size: 52in x 26-1/2in.

US$501 bid

Large Chinese wall hanging painting of landscape scene, mountain views in the back, ink on paper, with wood frame. Approximately 60*35inch

US$300

Ink on paper, depicting mountain landscape view, signed with seal attributed to Huang Bing Hong. Height: 42.25" Length: 14"

US$50

(2) Chinese scrolls, c/o figures in landscape with calligraphy & seals (extreme foxing), tiger with calligraphy, largest 50" x 23"

Artemis Gallery

21 hrs Left
US$750

**Originally Listed At $1000**Western Samoa, Polynesian Islands, ca. 19th century CE. Finely woven from coconut leaves with a wooden handle that has developed a beautiful warm patina over the ages. Th

US$100

Chinese Ink & Watercolor Waterfall Landscape Co Created Attributed To Fu Baoshi & Huang Junbi. Exported To Europe And Collected From London. Measure 37" x 20" Actual. Please email for a condition repo

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Scrolls, Screens & Fan Paintings

Folding screens and screen painting are a special form of traditional Chinese art. They originated in China, as early as the 4th century BC. During the Song Dynasty, paintings would be either painted on a wall as a mural or mounted on wooden folding screens. Usually, the themes that are depicted in these artworks include animals, birds, flowers and Chinese landscapes. Folding screens otherwise known as wind barriers, come in a variety of heights, from extremely low to medium and tall. Apart from blocking the wind, folding screens are used as room dividers or in the background for formal occasions. As for hanging scrolls, it's a special category used for vertical compositions. They are painted in ink or gouache on continuous lengths of rice paper or fine silk, both of those materials are very thin. Their themes include natural environments, exquisite landscapes and domestic interiors. Usually, they are mounted or embroidered on silk, thus they can be easily rolled up. These small and flexible hand scrolls are designed to be enjoyed by one person or a

 
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