Two attractive antique etchings from Europe (France) with portraits of a high ranked Mandarin and a Chinese lady.
Artist signed in plate: L. Massard . Etching by Choubard.
Size of the actual prints: 11 x 19 cm, size of frames: 21 x 29 cm.
Both come matted and framed (antique, professional passepartout).
Brown spots from ageing (more at the Mandarin print than on the Lady), the passepartouts are clean.
The wooden frames have some condition problems
Massard, L. 1812-1889 was a famous French artist who's etchings are of highest quality.
They are very decorative and make perfect, unique gifts.
Two Antique Etchings with Chinese Noble Man and Lady c. 1840