Lot 21 of 319:
4 original watercolors, Chinese or other Asian subjects  

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Four original watercolors, Chinese or other Asian subjects, probably from San Francisco Chinatown in the early 20th century




20th century


Four watercolors, undated, but  apparently early to mid-20th century:

  • 6x13¾”, a girl in traditional Chinese dress, artist's signature unreadable; the oldest of the four
  • 3½x5” of an Asian girl, matted and with the original framer’s label from San Francisco
  • 6¼x9½”, Asian girl holding an umbrella, signed “E.J.” or “E.T.”
  • 7x14”, girl in a rickshaw, signed “Adie”

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Overall very good.

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