An Exquisite Rare Qing Dynasty Book Of 12 Canton Export Pith Paper Painting Detailing Crime & Punishment. A fascinating series of original Chinese paintings , painted on Pith paper, contained in their original red silk bound book. They are a series of 12 hand painted images detailing crime and punishment in China and date to around 1870. The colours are as bright and vivid as the day they were painted due to being contained in the book. Each subject is titled and numbered in English and the border of each picture is framed with silk ribbon.
Each image measures approximately 11.5cm x 7.8cm The book measures approximately 13.4cm x 9.6cm A Rare opportunity to own a complete Book in its Original Condition. Please view the photos as they are a vital part of the description.
The item "A Rare Qing Dynasty Book Of 12 Pith Paper Paintings Detailing Crime & Punishment" is in sale since Monday, July 6, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian/Oriental Antiques\Chinese\Paintings/Scrolls".
The seller is "rachael26031" and is located in Matlock. This item can be shipped worldwide.