12-03-2010 12-04-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2528B Boston
December 3, 2010 9:00AMCalender
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Pair of Framed Ancestral Portraits

$948$800
Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 2528B Location: Boston Date / Time: December 04, 2010 9:00AM

Description:

Pair of Framed Ancestral Portraits, China, 19th century, ink and colors on paper, portrait of an official wearing winter chao fu and chao guan, wearing the badge and hat insignia of the eighth civil rank, his wife depicted in headdress and red robe on the other panel, wood frame, 40 x 20 1/2 in.
Estimate $400-600

Slight discoloration to the left eye area of the male sitter; some creases

Keywords

China