By an Unknown Hand
A Chinese gouache and ink painting on hanging scroll. This piece features a riverfront village, depicting stone and plaster houses arranged with trees at the edge of a glassy waterway. The atmospheric work features a block of calligraphic text and a signature seal to its upper right and is mounted with silk gauze to a paper backing. The scroll includes wooden rods and a length of string to one end for hanging and rolling.
- fair; discoloration and stains to paper, margins, and verso; wear and accretion at upper rod; wrinkles to ground.
- measures rolled; unrolled measures 34.5" W x 79.5" H; will arrive rolled in shipping tube.