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$1005 bids

This is a beautiful locket marked A14k. It is etched in a basket weave design on one side framed with scroll details and is monogrammed in scroll lettering that is hard to decipher. Weight = 7.7g

$1,1004 bids

A Chinese Calligraphy of Running Script Signed Yu Youren L:130cm;W:65cmItems collected by Mei LanfangLot 1 - 42 were provided by the same collector

$3253 bids

An Old Chinese Garden: A Three-fold Masterpiece of Poetry, Calligraphy and Painting by Wen Chen Ming, landscape artist of the Ming Dynasty. Studies written by Kate Kerby with translations by Mo Zung C

Westport Auction

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$703 bids

All on paper. All framed differently. Dimensions: (Largest frame) H 26" x W 19.75", (Sight) H 17" x W 8.75" Condition: All with rolling marks, crinkling. Frames with damages.

Revere Auctions

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$2403 bids

Group of six Chinese scholar's objects, consisting of two sets of calligraphy guides, two guides, and two carved peach pit seals. All guides incised with calligraphic and floral decoration.Provenance:

$2853 bids

Vintage Hand {Painted Chinese Scroll. Signed. Silk Brocade mat. Scroll Measures 83" long x 30" wide. Weight 2 pds. PROVENANCE: A Private Charleston SC Estate

STAIR

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$3002 bids

Four Panel Painted Paper Screen5 ft. 8 1/4 x 17 3/4 in. each panel.An Artist's Life: The Collection of Henry Koehler

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$1002 bids

Group of four Chinese long handled calligraphy brushes. Two with loops for hanging.Provenance: Collection of Bruce Dayton & Ruth Stricker Dayton, Minnesota.Height ranges from 12 in to 16 1/2 in; diam

$72 bids

Hand Painted 20th c. Asian Scroll. Landscape, signed and with chop mark. Measures 70"x24". Weight 1 pd. PROVENANCE: A Private Charleston SC Estate

Hindman

Sep 25
$1252 bids

A Chinese Lacquered Carved Wood 'Flower and Bird' Panel20TH CENTURYof hexagonal section, carved in high relief with the scene against a cloud scroll ground.Height 31 1/4 x width 31 1/4 in., 79.4 x 79.

$22 bids

"Flowers 11.65" is a silk screen print on paper (open edition) from Sunday B Morning featuring the works of Andy Warhol. The piece is stamped in blue on the back with "Published by Sunday B. Morning"

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$1001 bid

Large group of Chinese carved wooden stands and platforms. Signs of wear consistent with age and use.Provenance: Collection of Bruce Dayton & Ruth Stricker Dayton, Minnesota.Height ranges from 2 1/2 i

Hindman

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$1,0001 bid

[CHINESE POETRY] A group of four works, comprising:ZENG, Ao. Maowu shang yu shi ji. China: Mid 19th Century. 一 WU, wen. Lianyang shi chao. China: Republican Period. 一 ZHU, Wenxiao. Zhu W

$301 bid

Size: 84 x 28 in.Please contact Nic at Info@premiershipment.com for an estimated shipping quote prior to bidding. Please note that all items are sold as is, and conditions should be asked prior to sal

$1001 bid

Chinese Landscape Scroll w Pagoda. Chinese markings. Size approx: 35 x 10 1/2 in.Please contact Nic at Info@premiershipment.com for an estimated shipping quote prior to bidding. Please note that all i

$1001 bid

Signed Chinese Scroll, Mountain Landscape 1958 Honorific rendering of an original scroll from the Song Dynasty.Size approx: 35 x 13 in.Please contact Nic at Info@premiershipment.com for an estimated s

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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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