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I have an original painting of what I think is the "Silk

Customer Question

I have an original painting of what I think is the "Silk Road", but the inscriptions are all in Chinese.
JA: I always love having an appraiser look at my stuff. Sometimes its turned out to be surprisingly valuable. Tell us what else you do know and the Antiques Appraiser will be able to better assist you.
Customer: I can send you an image of the inscriptions.
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Antiques Appraiser should know?
Customer: No, thank you.
Submitted: 22 days ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Doris - dfm925 replied 22 days ago.

Welcome to Just Answer! I wanted to let you know that someone has seen your question. We thank you for your patience.

I will opt-out so that when the other Appraisals specialists go online that might read Chinese, they will see your questions.

Kind regards,

Doris

Expert:  Nora replied 22 days ago.

Hi,

Please send images at your convenience.

~Nora

Customer: replied 22 days ago.
I'm trying to add images now. Let me know if this works, thanks.
Expert:  Nora replied 22 days ago.

Hi,

Thank you for the images. Please allow me some time to look these over for you.

~Nora

Customer: replied 22 days ago.
Thanks - I look forward to hearing from you soon.
Expert:  Nora replied 22 days ago.

Hi There,

I have not found a match to this for you.

I will opt-out and your question will open again to all the experts. If someone knows the answer they will post a response to you here. You do not need to re-list your question and this does not cost you extra. There is not a guarantee that you will receive a response.

I will not be able to respond back after opting-out

I do hope you find the information that you seek.

~Nora

Customer: replied 22 days ago.
Thank you.
Customer: replied 22 days ago.
At a minimum I would like to know what the inscriptions read as well as the age and origin of the artwork.
Expert:  Robert S. replied 22 days ago.

Hi! My name is ***** ***** I would be happy to help with your Chinese painting.

Leave this with me and I'll have a full answer, date, age, origin, value and translation or the Chinese, etc, as soon as possible.

Many thanks,
Robert.

PS. How big is the painting?

Customer: replied 22 days ago.
It's 80 centimeters by 60 centimeters, thanks.
Expert:  Robert S. replied 22 days ago.

Great, thanks!