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Lot 0233
Set of three (3) ink and watercolor on silk portraits of Chinese ancestors, each in muted tones and with character marks along top margin. One ancestor holds a farming tool, another is wearing an embroidered rank badge and the third is seated in a large carved armchair. The seated ancestor portrait also with red chop marks and black character marks to left of chair. Figures not identified. Sight - 18 1/4" H x 12 1/2" W. Metal frames - 29" H x 22" W. Chinese, 20th century. Provenance: Estate of John Donnelly, Nashville, TN.


Images in very good condition where visible. Some staining to dark blue mattes. Not examined out of frames.

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3 Chinese Ancestor Ink & Watercolor Portraits

Estimate $100 - $200Oct 05