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ASIAN WATERCOLOR PAINTINGS, LOT OF THREE, comprising a scroll, probably Chinese, watercolor on silk with rice paper backing, depicting butterflies in flight above chrysanthemum blossoms, with scroll handles/weight along bottom edge and hanging ribbon to top edge; a watercolor on silk with rice paper backing, Japanese, depicting an eagle about to take flight from the branch of a pine tree, signed lower right with characters and illegible red square seal; and a watercolor on rice paper, depicting butterflies, chrysanthemum blossoms, and two nesting birds; the first mounted for hanging as described, the remainder loose/unframed. Second half 19th/20th century. Scroll 43 3/4" x 12 5/8" image, 64" x 18 1/2" OA; eagle painting 15" x 22 1/4" OA.
Scroll with scattered areas of loss and some minor staining, eagle example with minimal toning, and one small hole to the far left, otherwise excellent, remainder with some creases, and some pencil marks which have been partially erased, resulting in discoloration and minor losses.

Condition

Scroll with scattered areas of loss and some minor staining, eagle example with minimal toning, and one small hole to the far left, otherwise excellent, remainder with some creases, and some pencil marks which have been partially erased, resulting in discoloration and minor losses.

Starting Bid

$30.00

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  • 24.5%

ASIAN WATERCOLOR PAINTINGS, LOT OF THREE

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Internet Bid
$70.00
Internet Bid
$60.00
Competing Bid
$50.00
Internet Bid
$40.00
Competing Bid
$30.00
Starting Bid
$30.00