The Winter Quarterly Auction
A Miniature China Trade Painting, circa 1800
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Oil on card, unsigned, depicting British and Chinese vessels before a peninsula upon which the Union Jack is proudly flown above a swath of white buildings, presented in a period ebonized and gilt frame.
DOA 6.5 x 8.25 in.
From The Collection of the Late Stuart Walston and Doris Schaum Walston of Wilson, North Carolina
Some areas of pigment loss to water in foreground, does not detract from overall presentation.
$400 - 800