A SET OF EIGHT CHINESE EXPORT PAINTINGS ON PITH PAPER, QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
A SET OF EIGHT CHINESE EXPORT PAINTINGS ON PITH PAPER, QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
A SET OF EIGHT CHINESE EXPORT PAINTINGS ON PITH PAPER, QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
A SET OF EIGHT CHINESE EXPORT PAINTINGS ON PITH PAPER, QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
A SET OF EIGHT CHINESE EXPORT PAINTINGS ON PITH PAPER, QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
A SET OF EIGHT CHINESE EXPORT PAINTINGS ON PITH PAPER, QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
A SET OF EIGHT CHINESE EXPORT PAINTINGS ON PITH PAPER, QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
A SET OF EIGHT CHINESE EXPORT PAINTINGS ON PITH PAPER, QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
A SET OF EIGHT CHINESE EXPORT PAINTINGS ON PITH PAPER, QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
A SET OF EIGHT CHINESE EXPORT PAINTINGS ON PITH PAPER, QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
A SET OF EIGHT CHINESE EXPORT PAINTINGS ON PITH PAPER, QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
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A SET OF EIGHT CHINESE EXPORT PAINTINGS ON PITH PAPER, QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY

Estimate: 5,000 - 8,000 USD

A SET OF EIGHT CHINESE EXPORT PAINTINGS ON PITH PAPER, QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY

Estimate: 5,000 - 8,000 USD

Lot Details

Description

A SET OF EIGHT CHINESE EXPORT PAINTINGS ON PITH PAPER, QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY 


each depicting fanciful butterflies and insects, in later giltwood frames 

each 16 in. by 13 in.

40.5 cm by 33 cm

Condition Report

Sheets with typical undulations, creases, and minor tears commensurate with age. Later giltwood frames in good condition with only minor losses to gilding. Sheets not examined outside frames. Vibrant and fresh colors. 


In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion. 

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE. 

Style: Silver, Ceramics, Furniture
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