China, 19th cent. (Qing-dynasty 1644-1911). Very fine polychrome painting on wafer-thin paper. 3 bright depictions with different scenes, each framed with an ornamental silk border: (1) Domestic scene with a couple; the man preparing his opium pipe. (2) Theatrical court scene with masks. (3) Domestic scene with music and play. Few fissures. Each 22 x 34 cm.