CHINESE SCHOOL BOTANICAL WATERCOLOURS A fine collection of 26 watercolours of flowers on laid paper
Lot 46
CHINESE SCHOOL BOTANICAL WATERCOLOURS
A fine collection of 26 watercolours of flowers on laid paper
Sold for £4,375 (US$ 7,405) inc. premium
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CHINESE SCHOOL BOTANICAL WATERCOLOURS A fine collection of 26 watercolours of flowers on laid paper CHINESE SCHOOL BOTANICAL WATERCOLOURS A fine collection of 26 watercolours of flowers on laid paper CHINESE SCHOOL BOTANICAL WATERCOLOURS A fine collection of 26 watercolours of flowers on laid paper CHINESE SCHOOL BOTANICAL WATERCOLOURS A fine collection of 26 watercolours of flowers on laid paper CHINESE SCHOOL BOTANICAL WATERCOLOURS A fine collection of 26 watercolours of flowers on laid paper CHINESE SCHOOL BOTANICAL WATERCOLOURS A fine collection of 26 watercolours of flowers on laid paper CHINESE SCHOOL BOTANICAL WATERCOLOURS A fine collection of 26 watercolours of flowers on laid paper CHINESE SCHOOL BOTANICAL WATERCOLOURS A fine collection of 26 watercolours of flowers on laid paper
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CHINESE SCHOOL WATERCOLOURS
A collection of 26 watercolours of flowers on laid paper, each captioned with three Chinese characters and numbered lower right (1 unnumbered), all but four with one or more corners pasted onto a separate leaf, 2 with oxidising to flower, 6 with small worm holes, slight loss to corners, each sheet 390 x 300mm (except one 390 x 350mm), [nineteenth century] (26)

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  • A collection of fine botanical studies, including; Impatiens (Busy Lizzie), Stewartia, Dianthus (Carnation), Hibiscus (x3), Lagerstroemia (Crape Myrtle), Pyrus, Rhodedendron, Melastoma, Hibiscus Syriacus, Celosia (Cockscomb) (x2), Nerium, Rose, Convolvus, Camellia, Prunus (Cherry) and Nymphæa (Waterlily).
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