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Qjar Iranian painting

District Midlevels Central
Posted 8/24/2015
Contact: 90233782
Price: :400 HKD

Old qjar Iranian oil painting. Restored by experts and in great condition

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Sale of 100% Hand-stitched Sophistic Chinese Embroidery清明上河图

District New Territories
Posted 8/24/2015
Contact: Mark
Price: :6000 HKD

Price reduced to $6,000 for quick sale. Or you can let me have your best offer.

Downsizing and therefore selling a master piece of Chinese hand-stitched embroidery, ALONG THE RIVER DURING THE CHING MING FESTIVAL (known in Chinese as 《清明上河图》) which was made over 10 years ago.Professionally framed in solid black wood with a gold trim, it measures 18 inches by 63 inches. A similar piece of a LOWER quality and a few inches shorter both sides is now selling at Yue Hwa Chinese Emporium above Jordan MTR Station for $15500. Please have a look there. I am now putting this up for sale at less than half of that price, $7500.

This is not a painting! This is not a tapestry! This is a piece of 100% silk handmade embroidery work made upon part of the ALONG THE RIVER DURING THE CHING MING FESTIVAL original painting (known in Chinese as 《清明上河图》) now stored in the Palace Museum in the Forbidden City of Beijing. The painting is considered to be the most renowned work among all Chinese paintings, and it has been called "China's Mona Lisa." The original painting was the work of Song Dynasty artist, Zhang Zeduan. The painting captures the daily life of people from the Song period at the capital, Pien Jing (today's Kaifeng). The theme celebrates Ching Ming Festival (Qingming Festival). The entire piece was painted in hand scroll format and the content reveals the lifestyle of all stratum of the society (from rich to poor) as well as different economic activities in rural areas and the city. It offers glimpse of the customs and architecture during the period.

An electronic version of it was showcased at Grand Hall of the Chinese Pavilion of Shanghai Expo. in 2010 and later at the Exhibition Centre of HK attracting tens of millions of visitors demonstrating its importance and popularity in the eyes of the Chinese.

Chinese embroidery refers to embroidery created by any of the cultures located in the area that makes up modern China. It is some of the oldest extant needlework. The four major regional styles of Chinese embroidery are Suzhou embroidery (Su Xiu), Hunan embroidery (Xiang Xiu), Guangdong embroidery (Yue Xiu) and Sichuan embroidery (Shu Xiu). All of them are nominated as Chinese Intangible Cultural Heritage. Chinese embroidery has a long history since Neolithic age. Because of the quality of silk fiber, most Chinese fine embroideries are made in silk. Some ancient vestiges of silk production have been found in various Neolithic sites dating back 5,000-6,000 years in China. Currently the earliest real sample of silk embroidery discovered in China is from a tomb in Mashan in Hubei province identified with the Zhanguo period (5th-3rd centuries BC). After the opening of Silk Route in Han Dynasty, the silk production and trade became flourishing. In 14th century, the Chinese silk embroidery production reached its high peak. Several major silk embroidery styles had been developed, like Song Jin (Song embroidery) in Suzhou, Yun Jin (Cloud embroidery) in Nanjing and Shu Jin (Shu embroidery) in Sichuan. Today most handwork had been replaced by machinery, but some very sophisticated production are still hand-made. The modern Chinese silk embroidery still prevails in southern China.

If you want to learn more, please call/whatsapp me at 67079653. I can show you this masterpiece before you decide to buy. Thanks for viewing.

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Portraits- Daoguang Emperor and Empress

District New Territories
Posted 8/24/2015
Contact: Mark 67079653
Price: :12000 HKD

Price reduced to $12,000 for quick sale. Or you can let me have your best offer.

For sale is a pair of large silk paintings in ink and color depicting imperial portraits of Daoguang Emperor and his Empress of the Qing Dynasty of China. Both portraits are of the same size and the frames measure 43 inches long and 27 inches wide and are custom-made in HK. I am selling them as a pair for $15,000, many times lower than market price.

The Daoguang Emperor, born in 1782, was the eighth emperor of the Qing Dynasty and the sixth Qing emperor to rule over China from 1820 to 1850. He was infamous for losing the First Opium War against the British and was forced to surrender Hong Kong at the Treaty of Nanking in August, 1842. Henceforth, Daoguang became the first emperor of the Qing Dynasty to have lost a portion of its sovereign territories.

The two portrait silk paintings I am selling were bought from the China National Museum of Fine Arts in Beijing in 1999 and came with a certificate of origin. The portraits were drawn by an anonymous artist in Beijing. Given their origin and the recent interest in the Emperor, they certainly worth much more than what I am asking as demonstrated in the auction result from New York last year as detailed below.

Renowned international auction house Bonhams has reported its official sales results from the various Asian departments at its New York salesroom, during the March 17 2014 sale at Asia Week. The Scholar’s Studio sale in the Chinese Art section yielded one of the top performing lots — an informal portrait of the Daoguang Emperor (1782—1850) in ink and color on silk dating from the early 19th century. The painting fetched US$389,000, more than seven times the pre-sale estimate. A somewhat similar portrait depicting the same Emperor in his study can be found in the collection of the Palace Museum in Beijing.

So, you can see that Daoguang Emperor portrait in ink and color on silk does command a good price in the market. My sale includes a portrait of his Empress and is even more difficult to find. If you like to view these two excellent paintings before making a purchase decision, please call/whatsapp me at 67079653. Thanks for viewing

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Original oil painting from Bangkok

District Tai Hang Rd
Posted 8/24/2015
Contact: Hannah on WhatsApp - 5211 8725
Price: :500 HKD

I am selling an original piece of art because it will not fit in our new apartment.

Oil on canvas, stretched on wooden frame.

Bought from Bangkok and framed in Hong Kong.

180 x 90cm.

Please WhatApp me - 5211 8725.

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abstract painting called "faces."

District South Side
Posted 8/24/2015
Contact: shek O, 95 1 80 1 97,
Price: :19000 HKD

the oil painting on canvas which is inspired by the shek o surroundings is from a series called 'human in this life.'

approx. 90 cm x 90 cm.

completed 2013.

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Ching Ming River picture

District Midlevels Central
Posted 8/24/2015
Contact: Seller
Price: :150 HKD

Ching Ming River picture for sale, famous Chinese painting, brand new in box, size 4 meter x 35cm, price is $150, if you are interested to buy, please send phone number and pick it in Central.

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Printed Beautiful Horse Racing

District South Side
Posted 8/24/2015
Contact: Whatsapp 6600 8025
Price: :500 HKD

Beautiful horse racing painting
H 118 cm
W 89 cm

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Large Chinese Calligraphy Painting

District South Side
Posted 8/24/2015
Contact: Whatsapp 6600 8025
Price: :500 HKD

Large Chinese Calligraphy Painting from Yunan
H 145 cm
W 82 cm

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rosamond brown china forbidden city art

District South Side
Posted 8/24/2015
Contact: jay bouton, 95 1 80 1 97,
Price: :39000 HKD

original watercolor on paper - 38h x 30w cm.
in good condition.

rosamond brown was british born and educated.
she arrived hong kong and started painting during the late 1960s, spanning a period of over 50 years.
her subject matter has always been scenes of hong kong and china with the occasional abstract.
her sought after paintings are collected by museums, companies and private collectors the world over.
m+ museum hong kong is the most extensive collector of her works in asia.

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Refer to photo for description

District Causeway Bay
Posted 8/24/2015
Contact: Watsapp 9324 2381
Price: :800 HKD

Meet in causeway MTR Station only

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