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

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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: 9 months ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Doris replied 9 months 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,


Expert:  Nora replied 9 months ago.


Please send images at your convenience.


Customer: replied 9 months ago.
I'm trying to add images now. Let me know if this works, thanks.
Expert:  Nora replied 9 months ago.


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


Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Thanks - I look forward to hearing from you soon.
Expert:  Nora replied 9 months 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.


Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Thank you.
Customer: replied 9 months 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 9 months 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,

PS. How big is the painting?

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
It's 80 centimeters by 60 centimeters, thanks.
Expert:  Robert S. replied 9 months ago.

Great, thanks!