Japanese TEXTILE Fukusa Silk Gift Cover 19th Century Late Meiji
This is a beautiful late 19th century silk embroidered square cloth, with satin stitch embroidery. It was made in Japan in the late Meiji period. It was made as a gift cover, a presentation piece. The scene depicts a white crane with a black neck, the crane signifies wisdom and longevity. The wisteria and chrysanthemum is spectacular. It is bordered with a cotton cord and cotton tassels...
This is an excellent example of antique Japanese Satsuma. The vase was made by the top kinkozan artist. It is in outstanding condition. What is unusual about this vase is the very elaborate bonus signature on the bottom. It was created to decorate over a factory craze line. The vase stands 7 1/2 inches tall and is 6 1/4 inches wide.
19th century netsuke of recumbent mother Shishi with a Young one that is playfully climbing on her back. They, both seemed to be on the alert with their eyes wide open. Excellent form a symmetry, great rendition of their curly manes and tails, from an artist that was quite adept and proficient at carving animals, according to George Lazarnick, in his book “Netsuke and Inro Artist and How to Read their Signatures...
Antique Japanese bronze mirror with a recessed interior scene in which two cranes and a large turtle kiss in a marshy environment. The turtle's shell has been pierced through so that a cord may be slipped through for holding the mirror.
Size: 4.75" diameter, .75" depth
Antique Japanese iron medallion with the image of a shrine to Buddha within a forested area. The figures have been nicely sculpted and are accented by natural patina.
Size: 4" diameter
Antique Chinese porcelain censer in the form of a lotus pod with wonderfully sculpted, red-accented petals. The lid is gilt and the handles are two lotus buds with curled leaves. The large base cascades downwards in beautiful deep blue, and has the image of a waterfowl and a lotus bud on its front and back.
Size: 5.25" height, 6.75" width
Extremely rare. Thinly potted six lobed body, covered with a thin glaze of ivory tone.
Northern Song Dynasty, 10th - early 11th century. Diameter : 13,9 cm. Condition: Perfect.
Antique Miniature Wellington Chest in nicely figured walnut with a cornice and plinth base banded in satinwood and having six drawers and a hinged side panel which locks them closed. Probably a desk cabinet or jewelry box (no key). English, circa 1870.
14" x 10.5" x 18.5" tall
DESCRIPTION: Silver needle cases first appeared in China in the 1700's. Elaborate embroidery has a long tradition in China, and young girls began intensive training in needlework skills by age seven. Given the importance of embroidery in her life, a silver needle case was often presented to a girl as part of her dowry.
This particular case is an extraordinary example...
Charming English Childs Sewing Box having a rectangular hinged lid with raised Chinoiserie decoration and original pull and hoop handle.
This is a fine large cloisonne vase signed with a rare Ota Kichisaburo mark. The vase stands is 12 inches tall and is quite heavy. The vase is in excellent condition with no condition issues.
It is one of very rare and wonderful set of tile from song dynasty.It is H 40cm,W20cm.If you like them,please email me.
This is an exquisite second half of the 19th Century Rosewood Desk, typically Parisian and following the Louis XV revival period of the Napoleon III era, consisting of a Kidney Shaped writing area, highlighted by a lovely brass trim and topped by a greenish leather, estimated to be a couple of decades old, sitting upon an elegantly simple belt providing a single drawer with working lock and mounted with its original acanthus shaped bronze handle, all supported by graceful cabriole legs adorned w...
This is an elegantly simple Louis XV Style Buffet, commonly called Enfilade by the French due to its length, made from solid oak by the beginning of the 20th Century. This lovely patinaed piece consists of a serpentine-crossbow shaped top sitting upon the slightly bombe facade offering an efficient storage capacity thanks to 5 large drawers mounted with their original acanthus shaped handles, flanked by side cabinets, each with single shelf...
This is a lovely set of 6 painted Provencal Dining Chairs from the first part of the 20th century, each with tall and nicely scrolled ladder-back standing upon the serpentine shaped seat supported by cabriole legs on escargot feet. Note the pop up seats are covered with a yellowish fabric which is not original and estimated to be a decade old. It is slightly used but passable condition. Minor scratches and dents can be seen here and there due to the age. Circa date 1920...
This is a nicely patinaed beginning of the 20th Century Regency Style Server Buffet made from mahogany consisting of a bowed top sitting upon the matching facade below, offering an efficient storage capacity thanks to a pair of large central drawers, flanked by Faux-Drawer Cabinets revealing spacious compartment with single shelf and interior drawer. The pediment consists of 6 graceful and elegantly simple straight legs. Note minor scratches and dents here and there due to the age...
This is a beautifully patinaed Regency Style Buffet made at the beginning of the 20th century from mahogany. This elegantly simple and appealing piece consists of a bowed top sitting upon the matching facade offering a very efficient storage capacity thanks to a central bowed 4 drawer-column flanked by paneled doors, each revealing 3 interior drawers. Hardware is in original condition. Locks are in working condition. Minor scratches and dents can be seen due to the age. Circa date 1900...
A very nice and lovely patinaed Spanish Table made from solid oak at the beginning of the 20th century, consisting of a large and thick square glass top supported by boldly turned baluster legs connected to each other thanks to adorably turned stretchers providing stability and sturdiness. Please note the glass top is not original and estimated to be a decade old. Minor scratches and dents can be seen due to the age. Circa date 1910. Dimensions 18"high/ 40"wide/ 40"deep.