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Chinese Ancestor Painting
Located in New York, NY
Qing dynasty Chinese Ancestor painting. Antique Chinese Ancestor paintings are sought after for their warm colors and traditional painting style. This one is in good condition and is...
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Antique 1890s Chinese Qing Paintings

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Paper

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H 63 in. W 41 in. D 2 in.
Pair of Chinese Ancestor Paintings, Shanxi Province, 19th Century
Located in London, GB
Pair of large Chinese ancestor paintings, Shanxi Province, 19th century. Rich red curtains are pulled back to reveal the portraits, one with male figures the other with female. The f...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Paintings and Screens

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Canvas

Ancestor Aloysius (Horn)
By Robert Jessup
Located in ATLANTA, GA
Born in Moscow, Idaho,and raised in Seattle, Robert Jessup received his BFA from the University of Washington in 1975 and his MFA from the University of Iowa in 1979. His work has be...
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21st Century and Contemporary Abstract Expressionist Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Painting "Portrait of an Ancestor"
Located in Chorzów, PL
Dimensions: Frame: height 49 cm / width 43 cm Picture: height 35 cm / width 29 cm.      
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Vintage 1950s Danish Other Paintings

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Canvas

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H 19.3 in. W 16.93 in. D 1.97 in.
Noche Crist "Carpathian Ancestor"
Located in Washington, DC
One of a kind painting by Noche Crist (1909- 2004). Noche Crist was an American artist born in Romania. Painting is on plaster on board. Catalogue of an exhibition in 2008 at the Kat...
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1960s Outsider Art Figurative Paintings

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Plaster, Wood, Acrylic

Painting "Portrait of an Ancestor", 19th Century
Located in Chorzów, PL
Painting "Portrait of an Ancestor", 19th century Dimensions: Frame height 134 cm, width 112.5 cm The painting height 102 cm, width 80 cm.
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Vintage 1920s Polish Neoclassical Revival Paintings

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Canvas, Wood

  • Painting "Portrait of an Ancestor", 19th Century
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  • Painting "Portrait of an Ancestor", 19th Century
  • Painting "Portrait of an Ancestor", 19th Century
H 52.76 in. W 44.49 in. D 2.76 in.
Painting "Portrait of an Ancestor", 19th Century
Located in Chorzów, PL
Painting "Portrait of an Ancestor", 19th century Dimensions: Frame: 75 cm / width 63 cm Painting: height 48 cm / width 36 cm.
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Antique 1870s Polish Neoclassical Paintings

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Canvas, Wood

  • Painting "Portrait of an Ancestor", 19th Century
  • Painting "Portrait of an Ancestor", 19th Century
  • Painting "Portrait of an Ancestor", 19th Century
  • Painting "Portrait of an Ancestor", 19th Century
H 29.53 in. W 24.81 in. D 1.97 in.
"Things I See" Dancers, Drums, Ancestors, Symbolism, African-American, Colors
By Michael Horner
Located in Detroit, MI
"Things I See" is a great example of the "Joie de Vivre" that Michael Horner brings to his paintings and his abstracted figures that are alive with music and dance. Even the clothing...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Figurative Paintings

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Mixed Media, Acrylic

Chinese Ancestor Portrait
Located in Schellebelle, BE
Beautiful original Chinese Ancestor Portrait with a Chinese married couple great faded colors.
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Antique 18th Century Chinese Paintings and Screens

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Canvas

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  • Chinese Ancestor Portrait
H 77.17 in. W 53.55 in. D 1.19 in.
Antique Pair of Oil Paintings on Canvas, Depicting Ancestors, 19th Century Italy
Located in Cuneo, Italy (CN)
Ancient pair of oil paintings on canvas, depicting ancestors with period clothes and enriched by a golden frame, richly sculpted with roses and coeval with the painting, original, pa...
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Antique 18th Century Italian Paintings

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Canvas, Wood

Chinese Ancestor Portrait
Located in Port Chester, NY
A Chinese 'Ancestor Portrait' oil on canvas laid down on board, depicting a seated dignitary. The Chinese characters identify the artist at Giuseppe Castiglione (1688-1766), a Jesuit...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings and Screens

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Canvas

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H 33 in. W 25 in. D 1 in.
Framed Chinese Pen and Ink Family Ancestor Portrait
Located in New York, NY
Vintage (20th Century) Chinese pen and ink family ancestor portrait capturing nine honorees seated in front of scrolls bearing text framed by curtains, and wearing elaborate robes, w...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings

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Glass, Walnut, Wood, Paper

Framed Chinese Ancestor Portrait Print with Red Robes
Located in New York, NY
Vintage (20th Century) Chinese ancestor portrait capturing the honoree seated and wearing an elaborate hat and red dress, on a beige background, and a floor patterned with several cr...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings

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Glass, Wood, Walnut, Paper

Pair of 19th c. Chinese Watercolor Ancestor Portraits
Located in New York, NY
Pair of nineteenth century Chinese watercolor ancestor portraits painted on scroll paper and mounted in simple black lacquered frames. Juxtaposed, the portraits depict an aged but ri...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Paintings

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Wood, Paper, Lacquer

Antique Chinese Ancestor Portrait
Located in Schellebelle, BE
Antique Chinese ancestor portrait on canvas, Qing dynasty, showing the patriarch and the matriarch Portrait with nice, faded, warm colors, nice details in clothes and decoration, 1...
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Antique 18th Century Chinese Paintings and Screens

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Canvas

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H 74.41 in. W 59.06 in. D 0.79 in.
Framed Chinese Pen and Ink Ancestor Portrait in Navy
Located in New York, NY
Vintage (20th Century) Chinese pen and ink ancestor portrait capturing the honoree seated and wearing an elaborate hat and navy dress, on a beige background with a sage green floral ...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings

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Glass, Wood, Walnut, Paper

Framed Chinese Ancestor Portrait Depicting a Man in Golden Robes
Located in New York, NY
Chinese ancestor portrait depicting a man in flowing golden robes decorated with medalions featuring dragons, seated above a floor featuring additional dragon designs in a heavy rect...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings

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Wood, Paper, Glass

Framed Chinese Ancestor Portrait Print with Royal Blue Robes
Located in New York, NY
Vintage (20th Century) Chinese ancestor portrait capturing the honoree seated and wearing a royal blue dress, on a beige background, and a floor patterned with several cranes, set in...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings

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Fiberglass, Wood, Paper

Framed Chinese Pen and Ink Ancestor in Navy Robes Portrait
Located in New York, NY
Vintage (20th Century) Chinese pen and ink ancestor portrait capturing the honoree seated in a red chair on a patterned floor and wearing an elaborate hat and blue dress, on a beige ...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings

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Wood, Paper, Glass, Walnut

Framed Chinese Pen and Ink Ancestor Portrait in Red Dress
Located in New York, NY
Vintage (20th century) Chinese pen and ink ancestor portrait capturing the honoree seated and wearing an elaborate hat and red dress, on a beige background with a sage green floral p...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings

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Wood, Paper, Fiberglass

Framed Chinese Pen and Ink Ancestor Portrait in Navy Dress
Located in New York, NY
Vintage (20th Century) Chinese pen and ink ancestor portrait capturing the honoree seated in a green chair and wearing an elaborate hat and blue dress, on a beige background with a s...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings

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Glass, Wood, Walnut, Paper

Framed Vintage Chinese Pen and Ink Ancestor Portrait in Red
Located in New York, NY
Vintage (20th Century) Chinese pen and ink ancestor portrait capturing the honoree seated and wearing an elaborate hat and red dress, on a beige background with a sage green floral p...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings

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Wood, Paper

Pair of 19th Century Chinese Ancestor Portraits, Large Size, Framed
Located in Doylestown, PA
A nice pair of Chinese ancestor family group portraits, 19th century, on paper, framed in teak frames under glass. Twelve characters total in period attire with hats and crowns signi...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Qing Paintings

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Paper

Framed Chinese Ancestor Portrait, circa 1900
Located in Chicago, IL
This intricately detailed composition is a late-Qing dynasty ancestor portrait depicting several generations of a family's male ancestry. Originally accompanied by a matching portrai...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Qing Paintings and Screens

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Silk

  • Framed Chinese Ancestor Portrait, circa 1900
  • Framed Chinese Ancestor Portrait, circa 1900
  • Framed Chinese Ancestor Portrait, circa 1900
  • Framed Chinese Ancestor Portrait, circa 1900
H 82.5 in. W 36.25 in. D 1 in.
Songs of Our Ancestors, Abstract Painting
By Tomo Mori
Located in San Francisco, CA
<p>Artist Comments<br>"This piece is inspired by miracles of our lives brought here from our ancestors' lives and survival," says artist Tomo Mori. A mesmerizing display of carefully...
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21st Century and Contemporary Abstract Mixed Media

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Mixed Media

Set of Four Spectacular Quilted Asian Ancestors in Glitzy Mirrored Frames
Located in Hopewell, NJ
A wonderfully colorful and meticulously hand crafted set of 4 quilted Asian figures with amazing mixed textiles, each framed handsomely against a natural grasscloth with glamorous mi...
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Vintage 1980s Chinese Chinoiserie Paintings and Screens

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Silk

Pair of Chinese Ancestor Paintings
Located in Florence, IT
Pair of Chinese Ancestor Paintings depicting Husband and Wife, Hand painted, natural wood frame, matting in natural linen, and paper backed.
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21st Century and Contemporary Qing Paintings and Screens

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H 25.6 in. W 16.93 in. D 0.79 in.
Chinese Ancestor Painting, Late Qing Dynasty 19th Century
Located in Florence, IT
Chinese ancestral painting depicting two ladies and three mandarins in court attire. Family name "Yong Kui" market on the left leg of front chair. Previously a scroll now framed.
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Antique 19th Century Qing Paintings and Screens

Chinese Ancestor Painting, Qing Dynasty Late 18th to Early19th Century
Located in Florence, IT
Rare large Chinese ancestral painting of an in tire family clan. All in court attire with the batch on the chest depicting their individual court rank. Previously as a scroll now f...
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Antique Late 18th Century Qing Paintings and Screens

Humiliated Ancestor #1
By Salman Toor
Located in New York, NY
Oil on panel 24 x 12 in.
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21st Century and Contemporary Figurative Paintings

Humiliated Ancestor #2
By Salman Toor
Located in New York, NY
Oil on panel 10 x 8 in.
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21st Century and Contemporary Figurative Paintings

Humiliated Ancestor #4
By Salman Toor
Located in New York, NY
Oil on panel 14 x 11 in.
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21st Century and Contemporary Figurative Paintings

Humiliated Ancestor #3
By Salman Toor
Located in New York, NY
Oil on panel 14 x 14 in.
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21st Century and Contemporary Figurative Paintings

African Ancestor
By John Little
Located in New York, NY
Humiliated Ancestor #5
By Salman Toor
Located in New York, NY
Oil on panel 10 x 8 in.
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21st Century and Contemporary Figurative Paintings

Ancestors and Progeny
By Christopher Reilly
Located in Jackson, WY
Encaustic painter Chris Reilly applies molten beeswax, damar resin and pure pigment to a water-colored canvas panel. Using a heat gun and bristle brushes, each brushstroke is fused t...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Paintings

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Encaustic, Gesso, Gouache, Ink, Panel

Ghost and Ancestor
By Rebecca Bird
Located in New York, NY
The familiar story of art of the last century or so is one of progress, development, movements overtaking each other, driven by masterful heroic personalities. I was interested in a...
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Acrylic, Oil, Panel

Ancestors. Expressionist blue figurative oil painting of falling man and figures
By Michael Hafftka
Located in Adelaide, AU
SHIPS FROM NEW YORK. Michael Hafftka is an American artist based in Brooklyn; his works are represented in the permanent collections of several important museums including MoMA, The ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Linen

Ronnie Tjampitjinpa Painting, "Men's Ceremony (Tingari Ancestors)"
By Ronnie Tjampitjinpa
Located in Paris, FR
"Ronnie TJAMPITJINPA (1943) ""Men's ceremony (Tingari Ancestors)"", 1996 Acrylic on canvas Height : 128 cm, Width : 93 cm Bearing on verso the number A1161 associated with seal f...
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20th Century Australian Paintings

Chinese Ancestor Portrait
Located in Sheffield, MA
Chinese single ancestor portrait of Mandarin gentleman wearing winter costume with colorful silk kimono covering the back of the chair. Ink on paper. Silver leaf frame with red inner...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings

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Ink, Paper

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H 51 in. W 33 in. D 2 in.
Surviving Ancestor
By Véronique La Perrière M.
Located in Montreal, Quebec
"Technique de capture" was created by Véronique La Perrière M. within the context of her SOLO booth presentation at Art Toronto 2018. Artist statement: My artistic practice is or...
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2010s Contemporary Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Charcoal

Exceptional ancestor portrait of a noble lady
Located in Westport, CT
Portrait of a lady from an important household in Southern China. Can be hung as is in scroll form or framed. Some discoloration and lost of pigments, - consistent with southern pa...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Paintings

  • Exceptional ancestor portrait of a noble lady
  • Exceptional ancestor portrait of a noble lady
  • Exceptional ancestor portrait of a noble lady
  • Exceptional ancestor portrait of a noble lady
H 84 in. W 37.5 in. D 31.5 in.
Pair of Chinese Antique Large Ancestor Portraits
Located in Warwick, NY
The largest pair we have seen. We conclude from the great size that these were the property of an important 19th century Chinese family.
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Paintings

Rare 19th Century Ancestor Portrait of Mother and Daughter
Located in Westport, CT
Extra Large Portrait of mother and daughter with beautiful details. Southern China.<br /> Mandarin Collection has one of the finest collections of authentic 19th Century ancestor po...
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Chinese Paintings

Pair of Very High Quality Antique Chinese Ancestor Portraits on Ricepaper
Located in Drottningholm, SE
Pair of very high quality antique Chinese ancestor portraits on ricepaper. These paintings are made with incredible skill and they are painted in such accuracy and the details are j...
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Antique Early 19th Century Chinese Paintings

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Paper

Late Qing Dynasty Ancestor Family Portrait
Located in Florence, IT
Late Qing Dynasty Ancestor Family Portrait, hand painted we framed the Scroll in Natural Elm and put it under glass to protect it. This is a one-of-a-kind piece.
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Early 20th Century Qing Paintings and Screens

Late Qing Dynasty Ancestor Family Portrait
H 66.93 in. W 45.28 in. D 1.58 in.
Chinese Ancestor Portrait of a Daoist Priest
Located in Wilton, CT
Rare Example of a Portrait of a Daoist Priest Shown Sitting in the Lotus Position on a Root Chair, Wearing an Ermine-Collared, Red Robe, Holding a Lingzhi Fungus.<br /> Possibly a C...
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Chinese Paintings and Screens

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Ink

Ancestor Portrait of a Lady, Late Qing Dynasty
Located in Florence, IT
Late Qing Dynasty Ancestor Portrait of a Lady with Buddhist Praying Beads , hand painted we framed the Scroll in Natural Elm and put it under glass to protect it. This is a one of ...
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Early 20th Century Qing Paintings and Screens

Ancestor Portrait of a Lady, Late Qing Dynasty
H 63.78 in. W 44.49 in. D 1.19 in.
Authentic 19th Century Chinese Antique Ancestor's Portrait
Located in SOMIS, CA
This is an authentic, NOT EXPORT, original, 19th century Chinese family portrait that is hand painted on canvas, colored using natural ingredients, such as lapis and saffron. Genuine...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Paintings and Screens

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Canvas

19th Century Chinese Ancestor Portrait, Oil On Canvas
Located in Sint Annaland, NL
A Chinese ancestor portrait, 19th century, with a new frame.
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Paintings and Screens

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Canvas

Ancestor Portrait of Husband and Wife, Late Qing Dynasty
Located in Florence, IT
Late Qing Dynasty Ancestor Portrait of Husband and Wife, hand painted we framed the Scroll in Natural Elm and put it under glass to protect it. This is a one of a kind piece.
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Early 20th Century Qing Paintings and Screens

Chinese Ancestoral Portrait
Located in NYC, NY
A fine and large Ancestoral portrait of a lady in ceremonial garb.
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Paintings and Screens

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Paper

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  • Chinese Ancestoral Portrait
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  • Chinese Ancestoral Portrait
H 64.25 in. W 27 in. D 1.25 in.
Chinese Ancestor Painting
Located in London, GB
Chinese Ancestor Painting, Shanxi Province 18thC - 263cm wide x 303cm high
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Chinese Paintings

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H 119.3 in. W 103.55 in.
Chinese Ancestor Painting
Located in London, GB
Chinese Ancestor Painting with figures bearing Imperial Insignia, Shanxi Province, China.<br /> <br /> With numerous male and female sitters set out in four rows wearing brightly c...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Paintings

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  • Chinese Ancestor Painting
H 116 in. W 84 in.
Chinese Ancestor Painting with Seven Figures
Located in Great Barrington, MA
Qing dynasty ancestor painting on silk with ink, mineral colors, Chinese vegetable pigments, and gold. Interestingly, of the seven figures, only the women wear the rank badge with As...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Qing Tapestries

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Silk

Set of Three Chinese Ancestor Paintings
Located in London, GB
A set of three late 19th century ancestor portraits painted on canvas showing the imperial family with tables decorated with vases.
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Antique Late 19th Century Chinese Paintings and Screens

  • Set of Three Chinese Ancestor Paintings
  • Set of Three Chinese Ancestor Paintings
  • Set of Three Chinese Ancestor Paintings
  • Set of Three Chinese Ancestor Paintings
H 37.8 in. W 29.93 in. D 0.99 in.
Pair of Large Chinese Ancestor Paintings on Linen Canvas, circa 1870
Located in London, GB
An extremely decorative pair of Chinese ancestor scroll paintings, circa 1870. Richly colored with the male ancestors on one, and the women on the other. These paintings traditional...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Paintings

Chinese Ancestor Portrait
Located in Chicago, IL
Ancestral portraits are commemorative paintings commissioned by families; they are a visual representation of family lineage (modernly referred to as a ‘family tree’ in western cultu...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Paintings

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Glass, Wood, Paint, Paper

  • Chinese Ancestor Portrait
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  • Chinese Ancestor Portrait
H 82 in. W 44.5 in. D 2.25 in.
Ancestor
By Peter Hoffer
Located in Paris, France
Acrylic and epoxy on board. Hoffer's contemporary paintings have been described as being as much about studio materials and techniques as the subjects they convey. He begins his pai...
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2010s Landscape Paintings

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Epoxy Resin, Acrylic, Board

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H 19.69 in. W 47.64 in.
Ancestors
By Tom Judd
Located in Laguna Beach, CA
ANCESTORS, 14 x 11, acrylic with collage on panel About Tom Judd Tom Judd was born in Lawrenceville, New Jersey in 1952, but grew up from the age of two with two sisters and a bro...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Figurative Paintings

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Mixed Media, Acrylic

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H 14 in. W 11 in.
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