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Chinese Ancestral Portrait
Located in Manchester, MA
This painting on paper is not only striking for sheer size (87' by 46 1/2') but also for its bold colors, 18th century. The official and two Women are all dressed in highly embroide...
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Antique Late 18th Century Chinese Qing Paintings

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Paper

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H 87 in. W 46.5 in. D 2.5 in.
Antique Chinese Ancestral Portrait
Located in Dallas, TX
Ancestral Chinese portrait in new custom frame. Four figures are posed in front of a screen that describes persons of rank. Placement of figures and detail of chair legs illustrates ...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Ming Paintings and Screens

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Paper

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  • Antique Chinese Ancestral Portrait
H 65.25 in. W 39.75 in. D 1.125 in.
Pair of Chinese Ancestral Portraits
Located in Woodbury, CT
The male figure, in a deep purple robe with blue/green under garment. A phoenix bird on the centerl of his his chest. He wear a red hat. The female figure, in a red robe trimmed at...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Paintings and Screens

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Paint

  • Pair of Chinese Ancestral Portraits
  • Pair of Chinese Ancestral Portraits
  • Pair of Chinese Ancestral Portraits
  • Pair of Chinese Ancestral Portraits
H 49.50 in. W 24.25 in. D 1.25 in.
Large Chinese Ancestral Portrait Painting
Located in West Hartford, CT
Chinese ancestral painting of three officials on paper is striking with its bold colors. It is displayed in a carved rosewood frame and protected with plexiglass. Overall very good c...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Qing Paintings and Screens

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Paper, Rosewood

Vintage Chinese Ancestral Portrait Hand Painted Glass a Window to Another Time
Located in GB
We are delighted to offer for sale this very rare Chinese ancestral portrait which has been hand painted on glass I have no idea exactly how this was made but it looks complicate...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings and Screens

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Glass

Monumental Late 19th Century Chinese Ancestral Portrait
Located in Chicago, IL
Reflecting the role that ancestor worship played in Chinese culture, this Qing-dynasty painting depicts several generations of family, dressed in intricately-detailed and brilliantly...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Qing Paintings

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Linen

Chinese Ancestral Portrait Painting Oil Scroll Canvas Part of Suite, circa 1880
Located in GB
We are delighted to offer for sale this very rare Chinese ancestral oil on canvas family painting which is part of a suite I have four of these in total, one extra large, one larg...
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Antique 1880s Chinese Qing Paintings and Screens

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Canvas

Huge 1880 Chinese Ancestral Portrait Painting Oil Scroll Canvas Part of Suite
Located in GB
We are delighted to offer for sale this very rare huge Chinese ancestral oil on canvas family painting which is part of a suite I have four of these in total, one extra large, one...
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Antique 1880s Chinese Qing Paintings and Screens

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Canvas

Rare circa 1880 Chinese Ancestral Portrait Painting Oil on Canvas Part of Suite
Located in GB
We are delighted to offer for sale this very rare Chinese ancestral oil on canvas family painting which is part of a suite The is the large one, it depicts four very important loo...
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Antique 1880s Chinese Qing Paintings and Screens

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Canvas

Antique Ancestral Female Portrait
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
Lovely Chinese ancestral portrait painted on silk.
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Early 20th Century Chinese Paintings and Screens

  • Antique Ancestral Female Portrait
  • Antique Ancestral Female Portrait
  • Antique Ancestral Female Portrait
  • Antique Ancestral Female Portrait
H 62 in. W 36 in. D 1 in.
Framed Chinese Qing Dynasty Ancestral Patriarch Portrait, circa 1900
Located in Yonkers, NY
An antique Chinese Qing dynasty period framed ancestral portrait from the early 20th century depicting a patriarch. Born in China during the early years of the 20th century, this exq...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Qing Paintings and Screens

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Paper, Glass, Wood

Chinese Qing Ancestral Portraits
Located in New York, NY
Pair of framed Chinese Qing Dynasty ancestral portraits painted on paper and depicting a seated couple, possibly court officials, dressed in elaborately patterned formal robes. The p...
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Antique Late 19th Century Chinese Qing Paintings and Screens

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Paper

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  • Chinese Qing Ancestral Portraits
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  • Chinese Qing Ancestral Portraits
H 43.5 in. W 26.5 in. D 1 in.
Monumental Chinese Ancestral Matriarch Scroll Portrait Painting
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Monumental Chinese Qing ancestor scroll portrait painting of a high ranking official or Imperial court matriarch. Features a intricately decorated Ming style red robed matriarch depi...
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Antique Late 19th Century Chinese Qing Paintings

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Linen, Silk, Plexiglass, Wood, Lacquer, Paper

Chinese Qing Dynasty Ancestral Portrait Mounted and Framed
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Large mounted and framed Chinese Qing dynasty ancestor portrait. Depicts one patriarch and two matriarch figures seated in their robes. Vibrant ink and color pigments with Chinese sc...
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20th Century Chinese Qing Paintings and Screens

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Paper, Plexiglass, Giltwood

Chinese Ancestral Portraits
Located in Austin, TX
Pair of Framed Chinese Ancestral Portraits, painted on wood and inlaid with carved soapstone simulating precious materials (ivory, jade, rose quartz, etc.)
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Vintage 1970s Chinese Paintings and Screens

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Paint

Eight Antique Chinese Ancestral Portraits, circa 1900
Located in Houston, TX
Set of antique Chinese ancestral portraits, 19th-20th century, pigment on silk, with inscriptions and red seal mark, upper right, matted and framed under glass. Print Size: 12 x 7.2...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Paintings

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Silk

Chinese Ancestral Portrait
Located in Sarasota, FL
A framed Chinese ancestral portrait hand painted on silk of a high ranking member of the Imperial Court.
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Antique Late 19th Century Chinese Paintings and Screens

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Silk

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H 56.5 in. W 33 in. D 1 in.
Impressive Large Chinese Ancestral Portrait
Located in Hopewell, NJ
Antique Chinese ancestral portrait of a gentleman wearing a phoenix and dragon decorated robe, seated in a chair lined with a tiger pelt. Painted on silk, circa 1870.
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Paintings

Pair of Chinese Ancestral Portraits Gouache on Paper
Located in Bridgeport, CT
Pair of Chinese ancestral portraits gouache on paper under glass depicting a lady and gentleman in formal attire in an ebonized frame with brass hardware. Very good condition.  
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20th Century Chinese Chinoiserie Paintings

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Gouache

Pair of 19th Century Chinese Ancestral Portrait Paintings
Located in Water Mill, NY
Monumental pair of 19th century Chinese ancestral portraits in giltwood frames under plexiglass. Size 65"x45" framed.
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Paintings and Screens

Antique Chinese Ancestral Portrait
Located in Stamford, CT
Antique Chinese Ancestral Painting beautifully rendered with background six panel screen
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Decorative Art

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

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Glass, Paper, Wood

  • Impressive Chinese Ancestral Portrait
  • Impressive Chinese Ancestral Portrait
  • Impressive Chinese Ancestral Portrait
  • Impressive Chinese Ancestral Portrait
H 82.25 in. W 44.13 in. D 2 in.
Pair Chinese Ancestral Portraits
Located in Woodbury, CT
A COLORFUL AND LARGE PAIR OF ANCESTRAL PORTRAITS, DONE IN CHINA IN THE 19THC. ON SILK, MATTED AND FRAMED
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Paintings and Screens

Pair of Chinese Ancestral Portraits
Located in Kilmarnock, VA
A pair of early 20th century Chinese ancestral paintings depicting a Mandarin and his wife in winter costume. Both are signed bottom right.
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Early 20th Century Chinese Paintings and Screens

  • Pair of Chinese Ancestral Portraits
  • Pair of Chinese Ancestral Portraits
  • Pair of Chinese Ancestral Portraits
  • Pair of Chinese Ancestral Portraits
H 45 in. W 29 in. D 2.5 in.
Pair of Chinese Ancestral Portraits
Located in Kilmarnock, VA
A pair of mid 19th century Chinese ink on paper ancestor portraits depicting a Mandarin gentleman and his wife wearing winter costumes.
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Paintings and Screens

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Ink, Paper, Paint

  • Pair of Chinese Ancestral Portraits
  • Pair of Chinese Ancestral Portraits
  • Pair of Chinese Ancestral Portraits
  • Pair of Chinese Ancestral Portraits
H 43 in. W 28.5 in. D .5 in.
A Chinese Ancestral Portrait in Antique Mirror Frame
Located in Palm Desert, CA
This beautiful hand painted Ancestral Portrait has been given a unique and special frame treatment with "sick" antique mirror. The portrait is expertly executed and has beautiful de...
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20th Century Paintings

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Mirror

Pair of 19th Century Chinese Ancestral Portraits
Located in Chicago, IL
Believing that the departed continue to hold influence over the lives of the living, many Chinese households honour their ancestors in private family rituals, invoking their spirits ...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Qing Paintings and Screens

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Paint, Paper

19th Century Qing Dynasty Chinese Ancestral Portrait Painting
Located in Garnerville, NY
Wonderful rendering of an elderly Chinese gentleman. Full frontal portrait, probably dating circa 1850-1870. The portrait could very well have been executed in China and transported ...
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Antique Late 19th Century Chinese Qing Paintings

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Canvas

Chinese Qing Dynasty Ancestral Portrait
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Colorful Chinese Qing dynasty ancestor portrait of a high ranking official or ruler depicted sitting with a beautifully embroidered robe decorated with rank badges. Bright colors are...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Qing Paintings and Screens

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Gold Leaf

  • Chinese Qing Dynasty Ancestral Portrait
  • Chinese Qing Dynasty Ancestral Portrait
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  • Chinese Qing Dynasty Ancestral Portrait
H 38.5 in. W 23 in. D 1 in.
Pair of Chinese Patriarch Matriarch Ancestral Portraits
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Colorful pair of Chinese ancestor portraits depicting a patriarch and matriarch of high ranking official status. Both seated wearing beautifully decorated robes and hats. Mounted in ...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings and Screens

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Wood, Linen, Paper

Superb Very Large Finely Rendered Chinese Antique Ancestral Portrait
Located in Hopewell, NJ
Gorgeous and impressive in scale and age, this is an 18th century original watercolor on parchment of three Chinese royalty rendered with meticulous detail and color palette.
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Antique Late 18th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings

Chinese Ancestral Portraits
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Pair of Chinese Ancestral Portraits
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20th Century Chinese Paintings and Screens

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H 61 in. W 37.5 in.
Outstanding pair of chinese ancestral portraits
Located in Sleepy Hollow, NY
An outstanding pair of chinese ancestral portraits from the late 19th/early 20th century. Oil on paper layed out on silk. We cannot stress the quality of the execution enough.<br /> ...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Paintings

Late 19th century Chinese Ancestral portrait
Located in Sleepy Hollow, NY
A quality 19th century Chinese Ancestral portrait of a woman. Watercolor on paper. Very nicely painted. It was framed in the 1960's and is not under glass.
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Paintings

Chinese Ancestral Portrait
Located in San Francisco, CA
A large and decorative painting of group of "Ancestors" probably for the shrine of a wealthy family.
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Paintings

Large pair of 20th cent Chinese ancestral portraits
Located in Sleepy Hollow, NY
A large "pair" ( not exactly a pair but very similar) of early to mid 20th century Chinese "ancestral portraits" hand painted on paper and framed under glass in the 1970's.Please not...
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Vintage 1940s Chinese Paintings

Turn Of The Century Chinese Ancestral Portrait
Located in Pasadena, CA
Turn of the century portrait extremely well rendered in ink and watercolor on scroll paper. Wear consistent with age.
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Early 20th Century Chinese More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

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Watercolor

  • Turn Of The Century Chinese Ancestral Portrait
  • Turn Of The Century Chinese Ancestral Portrait
  • Turn Of The Century Chinese Ancestral Portrait
  • Turn Of The Century Chinese Ancestral Portrait
H 80.5 in. W 42.88 in. D .75 in.
Ancestral Portrait
Located in Westport, CT
A fine portrait of A High Ranking Military Officer. Southern China. Please visit our Store Front for one of the finest collection of ancestor portraits in the US. Total dimension of...
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Chinese Paintings

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H 79 in. D 34 in.
Ancestral Portrait
Located in Sarasota, FL
This well framed wit original hangers of Chinese Ancestors is feel done, hand painted high ranking court man (note the badges). Beautiful colors of course hand painted on rice paper...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Paintings and Screens

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Brass

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H 61.00 in. W 40.00 in. D 2.00 in.
Pair Asian Ancestral Portraits -
Located in Woodbury, CT
Very nice pair of framed Oriental ancestral portraits of man and woman, on silk in good condition with fine color, framed in notch corner wooden Asian style frames. Probably Chinese,...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Paintings and Screens

Pair of Chinese Ancestral Portraits
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
Pair of antique Chinese ancestral portraits of an elderly man and woman in intricately embroidered ceremonial silk robes. Note the detail of the robes and her headress. Both figures ...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Chinoiserie Paintings and Screens

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Paint, Silk, Wood

  • Pair of Chinese Ancestral Portraits
  • Pair of Chinese Ancestral Portraits
  • Pair of Chinese Ancestral Portraits
  • Pair of Chinese Ancestral Portraits
H 25.25 in. W 21 in. D .5 in.
Chinese Ancestral Portrait, 19th Century, China
Located in Girona, Spain
Chinese ancestral portrait. Gouache on paper. Gilded wooden frame with elaborate, decorative hooks. Very large 19th century, China Vintage condition. 19th century Chinese Portr...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings

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Wood, Paper

Impressive 18th Century Large Chinese Ancestral Portrait
Located in Hopewell, NJ
Very large and meticulously detailed Chinese ancestral portrait of a royal man and woman in red and navy blue robes against a neutral off white background. Wonderful Chinese letterin...
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Antique 18th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings

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Paper

Antique Chinese Ancestral Portrait, Large & Finely Painted in Ink & Color
Located in Big Flats, NY
Antique large and finely painted Chinese ancestral portrait in color, gilt and ink presented in giltwood, circa 1890 Measures: 38.25" H x 24.75" W x .75" D framed; 35.25" H x 21....
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Antique Late 19th Century Chinese Paintings

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Paper

Pair Chinese Ancestral Portraits
Located in Woodbury, CT
A vibrantly colored pair of ancestral portraits on paper in mottled gilt frames. They date from the early part of the past century and are in excellent condition. Please feel free ...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Paintings and Screens

Pair of 19th Century Chinese Ancestral Portraits, Qing Dynasty Era
Located in New York, NY
A pair of Chinese ancestral portraits, painted in the 19th century during the Qing Dynasty era. The portraits are rendered in watercolors and gouaches on paper. Each seated figure is...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Qing Paintings

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Paper, Glass, Giltwood

Large Pair of Chinese Ancestral Portraits
Located in Woodbury, CT
This pair of hand painted portraits are on paper, laid on silk. Bright vibrant colors . There has been restoration to paper.
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Antique Late 19th Century Chinese Paintings and Screens

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Gouache

Early 20th Century Chinese Ancestral Portrait
Located in Chicago, IL
Believing that the departed continue to hold influence over the lives of the living, many Chinese households honor their ancestors in private family rituals, invoking their spirits f...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Qing Paintings and Screens

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Paper

Chinese Republic Period Ancestral Portrait
Located in Hudson, NY
This work unusual for being done in oil on canvas is from the late period of the Manchu Rule and may in fact be more about a desire for the glory days of Chinese imperial rule then a...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Paintings and Screens

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Canvas

Antique Chinese Ancestral Mandarin Portrait, Watercolor circa 1900
Located in Big Flats, NY
An antique Chinese Mandarin painting offers watercolor portrait of seated man, framed, c1900 Measures - 37.5'' H x 24.25'' W x 1.5'' D; sight: 31'' x 27.25''.
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Early 20th Century Chinese Paintings and Screens

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Wood, Paint

Pair of Chinese Patriarch Matriarch Silk Ancestral Portraits
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Stunning pair of Chinese Republic period ancestor paintings or portraits. Depicts a Chinese patriarch and matriarch of high rank status seated in colorful robes. Beautifully painted ...
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20th Century Chinese Qing Paintings and Screens

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Metal

Chinese Ancestral Warrior Portrait Painting Oil Canvas Part of Suite, circa 1880
Located in GB
We are delighted to offer for sale this very rare Chinese ancestral Warrior oil on canvas painting which is part of a suite The is the medium one, it depicts some kind of lord sea...
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Antique 1880s Chinese Qing Paintings and Screens

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Canvas

Set of Eight Chinese Ancestral Portraits
Located in Southampton, NY
Set of eight Chinese ancestral portraits- all matted and framed behind glass.
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings

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Silk, Paint

  • Set of Eight Chinese Ancestral Portraits
  • Set of Eight Chinese Ancestral Portraits
  • Set of Eight Chinese Ancestral Portraits
  • Set of Eight Chinese Ancestral Portraits
H 15 in. W 12.20 in. D .75 in.
Pair of Chinese Ancestral Portraits
Located in Geneva, IL
Very unique striking pair of authentic Chinese husband and wife ancestor portraits. The painting is very intricate and the coloring is wonderful. They were framed for the Marshall Fi...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Paintings and Screens

  • Pair of Chinese Ancestral Portraits
  • Pair of Chinese Ancestral Portraits
  • Pair of Chinese Ancestral Portraits
  • Pair of Chinese Ancestral Portraits
H 40 in. W 24 in. D 1 in.

Chinese Ancestral Portrait For Sale on 1stDibs

At 1stDibs, there are many versions of the ideal Chinese ancestral portrait for your home. Each Chinese ancestral portrait for sale was constructed with extraordinary care, often using paper, fabric and wood. Whether you’re looking for an older or newer Chinese ancestral portrait, there are earlier versions available from the 18th Century and newer variations made as recently as the 20th Century. Each Chinese ancestral portrait bearing hallmarks is very popular.

How Much is a Chinese Ancestral Portrait?

The average selling price for a Chinese ancestral portrait at 1stDibs is $3,270, while they’re typically $750 on the low end and $20,000 for the highest priced.