19th century marine painting–SOLD

  19th century Chinese marine painting shows an American clipper ship as it approaches Hong Kong harbor. Local ships are at the right with Hong Kong in distant view.  The American flag flies proudly at the stern. There are clear details of the sailors, rigging, a figurehead, and the ship’s wheel.  The fine quality and details are unmatched. Importantly, the original Chinese Chippendale frame is still intact with the brass ring hangers. Relined. 22″ by 27.5″.