02-24-2002 02-24-2002
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2128
February 24, 2002 10:00AMCalender
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Chinese Export School, early 19th Century Set of Four Chinese Harbor Scenes.

$35,250$30,000
Auction: Sale #2128 - 2128 Location: Bolton Date / Time: February 24, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Chinese Export School, early 19th Century

Set of Four Chinese Harbor Scenes. Unsigned. Oil on copper, each 4 1/2 x 6 in., framed. Condition: Minor surface grime.

N.B. The harbors depicted are Whampoa Anchorage, the Boca Tigris at the mouth of the Pearl River, the Hongs at Canton, and an unusual view of Macao. The scenes can be dated to c. 1820.
Estimate $25,000-35,000

Keywords

Chinese Export School, Pearl River, Anchorage