Lot 219
A Chinese Yuan or Ming Polychrome Fresco Painting
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Yuan dynasty (1271-1368) or Ming dynasty (1368-1644), a rectangular panel painted in polychrome pigments highlighted with gilded ornamentation in gesso relief featuring two celestial maidens, painted in the Tang dynasty style, each adorned in flowing robes with their hair arranged in elaborate chignons and wearing crowns, framed without glass, Japanese paper backing along reverse side of frame, Paris label Rocca to reverse.

Sight size 26 1/4 x 17 in.; Framed dimensions 29 x 20 in.

Sotheby's tag, sale date undetermined.

Some scattered areas of loss to pigment; overall stable crackle to surface; rough edges to sides; losses and loose wooden frame.

$3,000 - 6,000