Seven (7) Asian Framed Decorative Items. 1st item: Framed Chinese watercolor and gouache scroll painting depicting a bird perched upon a flowering hibiscus branch. Signed with Chinese characters lower left with red seal mark. Scroll mounted onto a silk background and housed in a contemporary gilt metal frame. Scroll – 14 3/4″ H x 5 3/8″ W. Sight – 21 7/8″ H x 6 3/4″ W. Framed – 34 1/4″ H x 20 1/4″ W. Late 19th/Early 20th century. 2nd & 3rd items: Pair of framed Chinese silk embroideries, one depicting flowering pots, bats and butterflies, the other depicting landscape vignettes with flowering branches, birds and a bridge. Both with embroidered floral borders and housed in modern gilt wood bamboo style frames. One slightly smaller than the other. Sight – 23 5/8″ H x 9 5/8″ W. Framed – 26 1/8″ H x 12 1/4″ W. The larger: Sight – 24 3/4″ x 13 3/8″ W, Framed – 27 1/4″ H x 12 1/4″ W. Late 19th/Early 20th century. 4th-7th items: Four (4) framed Chinese decorative items including one (1) framed hardstone plaque with boulder and flowering branch decoration. Sight – 9 1/4″ H x 12 3/4″ W, Framed – 22 1/8″ H x 25 3/4″ W; one (1) carved gilt wood plaque depicting warriors in a landscape setting float mounted in a shadowbox frame (22 3/8″ H x 17 3/8″ W) and a pair of miniature carved gilt wood plaques depicting flowers in vases, float mounted in a shadowbox frame, both with red wax seals lower right (10 1/8″ H x 8 1/8″ W, framed). All items 20th century. CONDITION: 1st item: Overall toning to scroll paper. Stain lower right edge of silk background, otherwise overall very good condition. 2nd & 3rd items: Both overall very good condition, smaller example light stains lower right corner. 4th-7th items: All items overall very good condition. Frames with general expected wear.
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