All Items : Gifts & Home Decor : Decorative Art : Woodwork : Contemporary item #1233871 (stock #11-34)
This nicely contoured Buddha face, carved in three separate wood panels, is from North Thailand. We add this contemporary Buddha to our collection, which over several decades has included only antique and vintage Buddha images, because it is an interesting interpretation of an ancient form. While features of Buddha representations varied from period to period and region to region down through the centuries, this contemporary piece recasts the traditional into sleek and striking...
All Items : Gifts & Home Decor : Decorative Art : Woodwork : Contemporary item #1116370
in this serious and comprehensive volume Margaret Duda has put Chinese toggles on the map, this is a big book in terms of size but also in terms of breath of coverage. there are over 1500 illustrations
All Items : Gifts & Home Decor : Decorative Art : Woodwork : Contemporary item #1074923 (stock #19-71)
The faces of comedy and tragedy are represented in this pair of masks carved of hibiscus wood by I. W. Mudano, a second generation master carver from Indonesia. Mr. Mudano, who has exhibited internationally for decades, works primarily in yellow hibiscus wood, and is recognized for his special talent in making delightful artistic use of the natural variations in the wood’s grain and shades...
All Items : Gifts & Home Decor : Decorative Art : Woodwork : Contemporary item #962709 (stock #m1696)
Hand crafted wooden gold leafed leaf. Completely hand carved from teak wood, then gently gold leafed, in Thailand, for this radiant finish. Perfect home decor piece to compliment the contemporary room look. Mounted on a modern flat black stand. Size: 24 1/4" tall, 12" wide, 1" deep (Base : 8" x 4")Shipping $43.00
All Items : Gifts & Home Decor : Decorative Art : Woodwork : Contemporary item #715269 (stock #L677)
Size: 14" diam. Beautiful fine Thai lacquerware plate with display stand. The process is centuries old and includes a minimum of seven coats of Asian lacquer in thickness over a bamboo weave. Each layer is hand smoothed with a water and abrasive process to a fine gem finish. The decorative gold leaf is then inlaid by the artist and clear coated and water smoothed over again, to give you a glass like finish that at one time was only available to royalty...
All Items : Gifts & Home Decor : Decorative Art : Woodwork : Contemporary item #696096 (stock #19-46)
Natural variations in the color and grain of yellow hibiscus wood give this carved mask of a Balinese princess a special appeal. It is from the studio of I. W. Mudano, a second generation master carver who has exhibited internationally for decades. He works primarily with yellow hibiscus wood, producing both original abstract forms and traditional Balinese figures and masks...