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Chinese Ancestor Painting
Located in New York, NY
Qing dynasty Chinese Ancestor painting. Antique Chinese Ancestor paintings are sought after for their warm colors and traditional painting style. This one is in good condition and is...
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Antique 1890s Chinese Qing Paintings

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Paper

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H 63 in. W 41 in. D 2 in.
Ancestor Aloysius (Horn)
By Robert Jessup
Located in ATLANTA, GA
Born in Moscow, Idaho,and raised in Seattle, Robert Jessup received his BFA from the University of Washington in 1975 and his MFA from the University of Iowa in 1979. His work has be...
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21st Century and Contemporary Abstract Expressionist Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Painting "Portrait of an Ancestor"
Located in Chorzów, PL
Dimensions: Frame: height 49 cm / width 43 cm Picture: height 35 cm / width 29 cm.      
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Vintage 1950s Danish Other Paintings

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Canvas

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H 19.3 in. W 16.93 in. D 1.97 in.
Noche Crist "Carpathian Ancestor"
Located in Washington, DC
One of a kind painting by Noche Crist (1909- 2004). Noche Crist was an American artist born in Romania. Painting is on plaster on board. Catalogue of an exhibition in 2008 at the Kat...
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1960s Outsider Art Figurative Paintings

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Plaster, Wood, Acrylic

Pair of Chinese Ancestor Paintings, Shanxi Province, 19th Century
Located in London, GB
Pair of large Chinese ancestor paintings, Shanxi Province, 19th century. Rich red curtains are pulled back to reveal the portraits, one with male figures the other with female. The f...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Paintings and Screens

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Canvas

Painting "Portrait of an Ancestor", 19th Century
Located in Chorzów, PL
Painting "Portrait of an Ancestor", 19th century Dimensions: Frame height 134 cm, width 112.5 cm The painting height 102 cm, width 80 cm.
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Vintage 1920s Polish Neoclassical Revival Paintings

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Canvas, Wood

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H 52.76 in. W 44.49 in. D 2.76 in.
Painting "Portrait of an Ancestor", 19th Century
Located in Chorzów, PL
Painting "Portrait of an Ancestor", 19th century Dimensions: Frame: 75 cm / width 63 cm Painting: height 48 cm / width 36 cm.
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Antique 1870s Polish Neoclassical Paintings

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Canvas, Wood

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  • Painting "Portrait of an Ancestor", 19th Century
  • Painting "Portrait of an Ancestor", 19th Century
  • Painting "Portrait of an Ancestor", 19th Century
H 29.53 in. W 24.81 in. D 1.97 in.
"Things I See" Dancers, Drums, Ancestors, Symbolism, African-American, Colors
By Michael Horner
Located in Detroit, MI
"Things I See" is a great example of the "Joie de Vivre" that Michael Horner brings to his paintings and his abstracted figures that are alive with music and dance. Even the clothing...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Figurative Paintings

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Mixed Media, Acrylic

Chinese Ancestor Portrait
Located in Schellebelle, BE
Beautiful original Chinese Ancestor Portrait with a Chinese married couple great faded colors.
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Antique 18th Century Chinese Paintings and Screens

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Canvas

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H 77.17 in. W 53.55 in. D 1.19 in.
Chinese Ancestor Portrait
Located in Port Chester, NY
A Chinese 'Ancestor Portrait' oil on canvas laid down on board, depicting a seated dignitary. The Chinese characters identify the artist at Giuseppe Castiglione (1688-1766), a Jesuit...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings and Screens

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Canvas

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H 33 in. W 25 in. D 1 in.
Pair of Chinese Qing Dynasty Ancestor Portrait Scroll Paintings
Located in Greenwich, CT
Pair of Chinese Qing dynasty imperial office and wife ancestor portrait paintings. Very nice detail and fine paintings. Overall size: Each painting included outer brocade is 36.5" w...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Qing Paintings and Screens

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Paper

Framed Chinese Pen and Ink Family Ancestor Portrait
Located in New York, NY
Vintage (20th Century) Chinese pen and ink family ancestor portrait capturing nine honorees seated in front of scrolls bearing text framed by curtains, and wearing elaborate robes, w...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings

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Glass, Walnut, Wood, Paper

Framed Chinese Ancestor Portrait Print with Red Robes
Located in New York, NY
Vintage (20th Century) Chinese ancestor portrait capturing the honoree seated and wearing an elaborate hat and red dress, on a beige background, and a floor patterned with several cr...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings

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Glass, Wood, Walnut, Paper

Pair of 19th c. Chinese Watercolor Ancestor Portraits
Located in New York, NY
Pair of nineteenth century Chinese watercolor ancestor portraits painted on scroll paper and mounted in simple black lacquered frames. Juxtaposed, the portraits depict an aged but ri...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Paintings

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Wood, Paper, Lacquer

Antique Chinese Ancestor Portrait
Located in Schellebelle, BE
Antique Chinese ancestor portrait on canvas, Qing dynasty, showing the patriarch and the matriarch Portrait with nice, faded, warm colors, nice details in clothes and decoration, 1...
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Antique 18th Century Chinese Paintings and Screens

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Canvas

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H 74.41 in. W 59.06 in. D 0.79 in.
Framed Chinese Pen and Ink Ancestor Portrait in Navy
Located in New York, NY
Vintage (20th Century) Chinese pen and ink ancestor portrait capturing the honoree seated and wearing an elaborate hat and navy dress, on a beige background with a sage green floral ...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings

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Glass, Wood, Walnut, Paper

Framed Chinese Ancestor Portrait Depicting a Man in Golden Robes
Located in New York, NY
Chinese ancestor portrait depicting a man in flowing golden robes decorated with medalions featuring dragons, seated above a floor featuring additional dragon designs in a heavy rect...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings

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Wood, Paper, Glass

Framed Chinese Ancestor Portrait Print with Royal Blue Robes
Located in New York, NY
Vintage (20th Century) Chinese ancestor portrait capturing the honoree seated and wearing a royal blue dress, on a beige background, and a floor patterned with several cranes, set in...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings

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Fiberglass, Wood, Paper

Pair of Monumental Ancient Ancestor Portraits / Chinese Paintings on Rice Paper
Located in Stamford, CT
Ancient Chinese paintings on rice paper. Pair of 19th century Chinese paintings of ancestor portraits painted on rice paper and mounted in simple black lacquered frames. Juxtaposed, ...
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Antique Late 19th Century Chinese Export Paintings and Screens

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Paper

Framed Chinese Pen and Ink Ancestor in Navy Robes Portrait
Located in New York, NY
Vintage (20th Century) Chinese pen and ink ancestor portrait capturing the honoree seated in a red chair on a patterned floor and wearing an elaborate hat and blue dress, on a beige ...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings

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Wood, Paper, Glass, Walnut

Framed Chinese Pen and Ink Ancestor Portrait in Red Dress
Located in New York, NY
Vintage (20th century) Chinese pen and ink ancestor portrait capturing the honoree seated and wearing an elaborate hat and red dress, on a beige background with a sage green floral p...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings

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Wood, Paper, Fiberglass

Framed Chinese Pen and Ink Ancestor Portrait in Navy Dress
Located in New York, NY
Vintage (20th Century) Chinese pen and ink ancestor portrait capturing the honoree seated in a green chair and wearing an elaborate hat and blue dress, on a beige background with a s...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings

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Glass, Wood, Walnut, Paper

Framed Vintage Chinese Pen and Ink Ancestor Portrait in Red
Located in New York, NY
Vintage (20th Century) Chinese pen and ink ancestor portrait capturing the honoree seated and wearing an elaborate hat and red dress, on a beige background with a sage green floral p...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Paintings

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Wood, Paper

Framed Chinese Ancestor Portrait, circa 1900
Located in Chicago, IL
This intricately detailed composition is a late-Qing dynasty ancestor portrait depicting several generations of a family's male ancestry. Originally accompanied by a matching portrai...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Qing Paintings and Screens

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Silk

  • Framed Chinese Ancestor Portrait, circa 1900
  • Framed Chinese Ancestor Portrait, circa 1900
  • Framed Chinese Ancestor Portrait, circa 1900
  • Framed Chinese Ancestor Portrait, circa 1900
H 82.5 in. W 36.25 in. D 1 in.
Pair of 19th Century Chinese Ancestor Portraits, Large Size, Framed
Located in Doylestown, PA
A nice pair of Chinese ancestor family group portraits, 19th century, on paper, framed in teak frames under glass. Twelve characters total in period attire with hats and crowns signi...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Qing Paintings

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Paper

Ancestors - Original Painted Roll - China Early 20th Century
Located in Roma, IT
Painted Roll is an original artwork realized in China in the XX Century. Ink and color on paper. Silk frame is included. Provenance: Italian Private Collection. Very refined an...
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Early 20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Ink, Tempera

Set of Four Spectacular Quilted Asian Ancestors in Glitzy Mirrored Frames
Located in Hopewell, NJ
A wonderfully colorful and meticulously hand crafted set of 4 quilted Asian figures with amazing mixed textiles, each framed handsomely against a natural grasscloth with glamorous mi...
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Vintage 1980s Chinese Chinoiserie Paintings and Screens

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Silk

Chinese Ancestoral Portrait
Located in NYC, NY
A fine and large Ancestoral portrait of a lady in ceremonial garb.
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Paintings and Screens

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Paper

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H 64.25 in. W 27 in. D 1.25 in.
Chinese Ancestor Painting
Located in London, GB
Chinese Ancestor Painting, Shanxi Province 18thC - 263cm wide x 303cm high
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Chinese Paintings

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H 119.3 in. W 103.55 in.
Chinese Ancestor Painting
Located in London, GB
Chinese Ancestor Painting with figures bearing Imperial Insignia, Shanxi Province, China.<br /> <br /> With numerous male and female sitters set out in four rows wearing brightly c...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Paintings

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H 116 in. W 84 in.
Ancestor
By Peter Hoffer
Located in Paris, France
Acrylic and epoxy on board. Hoffer's contemporary paintings have been described as being as much about studio materials and techniques as the subjects they convey. He begins his pai...
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2010s Landscape Paintings

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Epoxy Resin, Acrylic, Board

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H 19.69 in. W 47.64 in.
Ancestors
By Tom Judd
Located in Laguna Beach, CA
ANCESTORS, 14 x 11, acrylic with collage on panel About Tom Judd Tom Judd was born in Lawrenceville, New Jersey in 1952, but grew up from the age of two with two sisters and a bro...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Figurative Paintings

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Mixed Media, Acrylic

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H 14 in. W 11 in.
Set of Three Chinese Ancestor Paintings
Located in London, GB
A set of three late 19th century ancestor portraits painted on canvas showing the imperial family with tables decorated with vases.
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Antique Late 19th Century Chinese Paintings and Screens

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H 37.8 in. W 29.93 in. D 0.99 in.
Ancestor Letter #9
By Marjorie Guyon
Located in Greenwich, CT
Marjorie Guyon was influenced by Romare Bearden, master of collage and story. Over time, she moved through emulation of Bearden and into a vision of her own. Her work is described as...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Paintings

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Marble

Pair of Large Chinese Ancestor Paintings on Linen Canvas, circa 1870
Located in London, GB
An extremely decorative pair of Chinese ancestor scroll paintings, circa 1870. Richly colored with the male ancestors on one, and the women on the other. These paintings traditional...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Paintings

Ancestors and Descendants I, Vertical Figurative Painting, Girl, Colorful Dress
By Carlos Gamez de Francisco
Located in Kent, CT
The sideways gaze of the female subject's dark blue eyes is the focal point in this enigmatic portrait by Carlos Gamez de Francisco. Vibrant, lively colors dance throughout the girl'...
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2010s Contemporary Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Watercolor

Ancestors Heritage - Cusco, Peru, Painting, Oil on Canvas
By Grace Diehl
Located in Yardley, PA
The Cusco vase is symbolic of the Peruvian heritage. Included in this still life is a metal stand in the background that is rusted and has a nice corroded patina which gives an Old W...
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2010s Photorealist Paintings

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Oil

Ancestor Portrait
Located in Chicago, IL
A finely painted 18th century Chinese ancestor portrait of a wife of a court official wearing an embroidered dragon robe sitting on a tiger skin covered round back chair, in a gold l...
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Chinese Paintings

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Ink

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H 76.25 in. W 41.25 in.
Chinese Ancestor Portrait
Located in Chicago, IL
A popular practice with this type of 19th century Chinese ancestor memorial painting, the individual is portrayed as a low 8th rank official identified by the rank badge on his chest...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Paintings

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Ink

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H 50.5 in. W 25 in.
Chinese Ancestor Portrait
Located in Chicago, IL
Ancestral portraits are commemorative paintings commissioned by families; they are a visual representation of family lineage (modernly referred to as a ‘family tree’ in western cultu...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Paintings

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Glass, Wood, Paint, Paper

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H 82 in. W 44.5 in. D 2.25 in.
Pair Colorful Chinese Ancestor Portraits
Located in Chicago, IL
Lovely pair in traditional colors of red, blue, green and gold. Elegantly matted, and in gilt frames.
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Vintage 1950s Chinese Paintings

  • Pair Colorful Chinese Ancestor Portraits
  • Pair Colorful Chinese Ancestor Portraits
  • Pair Colorful Chinese Ancestor Portraits
  • Pair Colorful Chinese Ancestor Portraits
H 23 in. W 19 in. D 1.75 in.
Chinese Portrait of an ancestor
Located in New York, NY
Chinese Portrait of an ancestor. 19th century.
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Paintings

"Speaking with the Ancestors" mixed media portrait of a woman and a hummingbird
By Janice Frame
Located in Edgartown, MA
"As an African-American artist in today’s world, I embody the vast differences found in our collective backgrounds. I view them as cultural assets. We are always self discovering and...
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2010s Figurative Paintings

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Mixed Media

“Portrait of my ancestor, Robert Norman”
Located in Culver City, CA
Portrait of a late Georgian gentleman, oil on board remounted in a gilt and gesso shadow box with attached label reading “Portrait of my ancestor, Robert Norman. Rescued from the rui...
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Antique 18th Century English Paintings

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Wood, Paint

Pair of Chinese Antique Ancestor Portrait Scroll Paintings
Located in London, GB
Pair of Chinese Antique Ancestor Portrait Scroll Paintings on Linen Cloth. Richly coloured with the male ancestors on one painting and the females on the other. The ancestors are arr...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Paintings and Screens

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Linen

Chinese Ancestor Painting with Seven Figures
Located in Great Barrington, MA
Qing dynasty ancestor painting on silk with ink, mineral colors, Chinese vegetable pigments, and gold. Interestingly, of the seven figures, only the women wear the rank badge with As...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Qing Tapestries

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Silk

Korean Ancestor Portrait
Located in Chicago, IL
Ancestral portraits are commemorative paintings commissioned by families, they are a visual representation of family lineage (modernly referred to as a ‘family tree’ in western cultu...
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Antique 19th Century Korean Paintings and Screens

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Glass, Paper, Wood

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H 58.25 in. W 34 in. D 2.25 in.
Chinese Watercolor Ancestor Portrait
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Colorful Chinese watercolor on silk painting of a patriarch depicted seated in a robe in front of a large screen. Wonderful use of blue color is featured on the intricate floral carp...
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20th Century Chinese Qing Paintings and Screens

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Silk, Glass, Wood, Paper

  • Chinese Watercolor Ancestor Portrait
  • Chinese Watercolor Ancestor Portrait
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  • Chinese Watercolor Ancestor Portrait
H 39.5 in. W 25.5 in. D 1 in.
A Pair of Chinese Ancestor Portraits in Rosewood Frames
Located in Austin, TX
A pair of hand painted ancestor portraits in carved rosewood frames, with embroidery accents.<br /> <br /> The portraits are early 20th century portrayals of members of the Qing Dy...
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Vintage 1950s Chinese Paintings

Pair of Chinese Ancestor Portraits in Carved Rosewood Frames
Located in Austin, TX
A pair of hand painted ancestor portraits in carved rosewood frames, with reverse glass painted accents. Painted during China's Republic Period (1912-1949), the portraits are port...
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Vintage 1940s Chinese Chinoiserie Paintings

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Glass, Gouache, Rosewood

Pair Chinese Ancestor Portaits In 1930s Mirrored Mat Frames
Located in Chicago, IL
Acquired from the estate of a Northwestern University professor of Asian studies who visited China several times before the 1949 communist takeover, these ancestor portraits are even...
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20th Century Chinese Paintings

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Paper

Pair Chinese Ancestor Portaits In 1930s Mirrored Mat Frames
Located in Chicago, IL
Acquired from the estate of a Northwestern University professor of Asian studies who visited China several times before the 1949 communist takeover, these ancestor portraits are even...
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Vintage 1930s Chinese Paintings

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Paper

Pair Chinese Ancestor Portraits In Gilt Bamboo-Form Frames
Located in Chicago, IL
Tall and not too wide, these striking ancestor portraits are a versatile size. Although we are not able to determine the age, we believe they are early 20th century or prior. They a...
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20th Century Chinese Paintings

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Wood, Glass, Paper

Pair of Chinese Ancestor Portraits
Located in Chicago, IL
Ancestral portraits are commemorative paintings commissioned by families; they are a visual representation of family lineage (modernly referred to as a ‘family tree’ in western cultu...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Paintings and Screens

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Glass, Paper, Wood

  • Pair of Chinese Ancestor Portraits
  • Pair of Chinese Ancestor Portraits
  • Pair of Chinese Ancestor Portraits
  • Pair of Chinese Ancestor Portraits
H 56.5 in. W 36 in. D 2.25 in.
Monumental Chinese Ancestors Portrait, 18th Century
Located in Austin, TX
Unique depiction of 12 generations, hand painted on loomed linen. Shanxi Province, China, c. late 18th Century. Custom steel hanging bar is 91.88" long. A traditional piece, but q...
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Antique Late 18th Century Chinese Ming Paintings and Screens

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Linen

Pair of 18th Century Ancestor Portraits
Located in Buchanan, MI
Very chic pair of 18th century ancestor portraits in mirrored frames.
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Chinese Paintings and Screens

Pair Mirrored Mat & Gilt Framed Chinese Ancestor Portraits
Located in Chicago, IL
Pair of colorful Chinese ancestor portraits on silk and framed in aged mirrored matting and gilt bamboo frames.
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20th Century Paintings and Screens

19th Chinese Guan Xu Drawing on Paper, "Ancestors"
Located in Valladolid, ES
One of a kind work of art Chinois, period Guang-Xu, 1875-1908. "The Ancestors" Drawing on paper, it comes from a private French diplomatic in Shanghai, China. An extraordinary piec...
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Antique Late 19th Century Chinese Qing Paintings and Screens

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Paper

Pair of Chinese Ancestor Portraits in Gilt Bamboo Form Frames
Located in Chicago, IL
Tall and not too wide, these striking ancestor portraits are a versatile size. Although we are not able to determine the age, we believe they are early 20th century or prior. They ar...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Paintings and Screens

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Gold Leaf

Ancestor - Original China Ink and Tempera on Paper - Late 19th Century
Located in Roma, IT
Ancestor is an original artwork realized in China in the XIX Century during the Qing Dinasty. China ink and tempera on paper. Wood frame and protective glass included. Good condi...
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Late 19th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Ink, Tempera

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How Much is a Ancestor Painting?

Prices for an ancestor painting start at $475 and top out at $20,000 with the average selling for $3,685.