An exceptionally fine portrait on paper of a Chinese civil official in formal dress with rank badge, depicting a silver pheasant which symbolizes the 5th rank. He is wearing a court robe with elaborate embroideries and a long court necklace. This portrait dates from the late 19th to early 20th century.
Dimensions: the scroll 142 x 59 cm, the painting 97 x 50 cm. The painting was done on very thin paper and glued to the scroll.
Condition: age wear to the painting, especially to the necklace, folds and cracks in the paper and some lose parts. This is all normal wear for a portrait of this age.
Will be packed securely and shipped registered and insured.
- Retrato de antepasado
- Madera, Papel, Seda
- Siglo XIX-XX
- Región / País de origen
- Estado razonable, ver descripción
- 142×59×0 cm