11-05-2011 11-05-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2567B Boston
November 5, 2011 10:00AMCalender
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China Trade School, 19th Century Lot of Two Works: The Bund at Shanghai

$3,675$3,000
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2567B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 05, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

China Trade School, 19th Century

Lot of Two Works: The Bund at Shanghai and Waterfront at Canton. Unsigned. Watercolor and gouache on pith, sight size 8 x 15 3/4 in., in later frames. Condition: Tears, small losses, light stains.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Shanghai: Tears to sky, c.r. ight stains to sky, subtle vertical streaks.. small abrasion l.c.
Canton: Several tears primarily to sky and l.l. small losses c.l.

Keywords

China Trade School, Gouache, Treaty of Nanking, Watercolor painting, Yangtze River Delta