20th C. Thai School Original Gouache Village Scene Manner of Ancient Manuscript Illustrations
Exquisite and intricate original gouache on board portraying a lively Thai village scene. Painted in the manner of the ancient manuscript illustrations found in museums all over the world. The artwork shows people going about their everyday lives on a river bank or klong. From selling vegetables, fruits, weaving, cooking, bartering - the detail of the homes is just so interesting. Even to the fish shaped wind chimes in the windows.
Matted and presented in a wonderful pickled finish gold leaf frame which compliments the warmth of the colours found in the painting.
No markings found.
Very good condition with expected minor wear and blemishes to painting surface, matting, and frame.
20th Century Thai school.
The painting is 20" x 30". With frame 31" x 40" x 2".
About 14 pounds.