Sale 21AS02 | Lot 111

An Exceptionally Rare and Large China Trade Painting

Catalogue: Pacific Trade
An Exceptionally Rare and Large China Trade Painting

Lot Details

Lot 111
An Exceptionally Rare and Large China Trade Painting
Mid 19th century
Oil on canvas; depicting the Qing army subjugating the citizens of a southern region with boats in a small congested harbor and rocky hills in the background; framed Sight height 29 1/2 inches, sight width 43 1/2 inches.


Estimate: $20,000 - $40,000
Sold for $63,000 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Relined; frame rubbing; edged with fabric tape; new stretcher bars; scattered craquelure, both fine and a little heavy; thinned in spots from prior cleaning; inpainting in the sky; scattered inpainting, including: tiny spots in the center of the painting; in the lower right corner; few spots in bottom center; in the trees at right and mountains at upper right center; difficult to detect further restoration under UV light.


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Estimate: $20,000 - $40,000
Sold for $63,000 (includes buyer's premium)

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Pacific Trade

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