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19th Century Chinese school
Three 19th Century Chinese Export Rice Pith Paper watercolors of birds

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A charming trio of 19th century watercolors on pith (rice) paper of exotic birds. With lovely colour and detailing. Each image measures approximately 2.75 x 4 inches and are attractively presented within a gilt frame. Three pictures framed as one. This type of picture were produced for Western traders and travellers to China who wanted return home with an example of Oriental culture. They were often presented in silk albums so they could be easily transported over long distances.

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  • Creator
    19th Century Chinese school
  • Dimensions
    Height: 2.75 in. (6.99 cm)Width: 4 in. (10.16 cm)Depth: 1 in. (2.54 cm)
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  • Movement & Style
  • Period
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age.
  • Gallery Location
    Harkstead, GB
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU148127690052

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    Ships From: Harkstead, United Kingdom
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