A beautiful old Chinese brass stand with 3 wheels in round shape, in excellent condition. D:28cm $75
This is a tsuno-bukuro ( literally horn bag ) handwoven of zanshi ( leftover threads ), so that it has nice mixed colors. It was used for grains or other things. In good condition except for several stains in the top part. The former half of the 20th century. 47.5cm x 74cm
Rare Image by Japanese Woodblock Print Artist, Gen Yamaguchi (1896 - 1976). Yamaguchi achieved an international reputation when he was awarded first prize at the International Print Biennale in Ljubljana, Yugoslavia, 1957, and a grand prix at Lugano, Switzerland in 1958. He experimented constantly, manipulating his materials and images as he sought to achieve innovative results. The Gen Yamaguchi Memorial Prize is now a top prize in Japan for woodblock print artists...
Rare Image by Japanese Woodblock Print Artist, Saito Kiyoshi (1907 - 1997). The Saito Kiyoshi Museum in Japan is devoted entirely to the work of this artist, and his work is in many other museums, including the Cincinnati Art Museum, the Philadelphia Museum of Art, and the Art Institute of Chicago. His work was exhibited at the Salon Printemps in 1948, and in 1951 he received first prize at the inaugural Sao Paolo Bienniale...
This small Chinese bronze mixed-metal tripod incense burner in the Japanese style with depicting cranes in flight around the body with curved animal head handles, and reticulated lid with minogame turtles. It dates to the 20th century. Size: 8 ½” high (21.6 cm).
Massive Chinese bronze tripod vessel has a round body with panels depicting figural scenes, and on each side are large lion masks with rings, upright hands, tripod legs have lion heads with paw feet, and overall a “cash “coin pattern. It dates to the 20th century. Size: 27” high x 24” wide (68.6 x 61 cm)
Early to Mid Twentieth Century Chinese cloisonné Hibiscus Bowl of quatrefoil form.
Measurements: 8.25 inches long by 6.37 inches tall.
Condition: Very fine overall; water mineral deposits to inside (see
Vintage Chinese carved agate sculpture depicting a frog with baby frog on its
back. Both have inset eyes. Measurements: 3.973 inches long, by 2.509 tall by
roughly 2.396 inches wide. Condition: Fine condition with typical material traits
(please study enlargements). Includes lovely custom wood stand.
Offered for sale is this set of 3 nesting bowls in indigo blue with a flow blue like effect. The largest bowl has loss of porcelain glaze in the bowl's interior bottom where two kiln spurs are . The smallest bowl has three popped porcelain bubbles and a number of pinhole pops close to the three large ones, which are difficult to see...
A child's cap embroidered in acrylic thread, tent stitch and satin stitch, it is embellished with pompoms, buttons, metal trinkets and white beads which are traditional decorative elements of Kohistani embroidery. Diameter is 16.5 cm, circumference 43 cm. Mid to late 20th century. Some fraying.
Pair of Chinese plaques, made of wood and inlaid with different hardstones with scenes of birds in blossoming branches and bamboo, black lacquer ground, Republic Period.
Size of each: 47" high x 27 1/2" wide x 2" deep.
Chinese porcelain crackle glaze baluster form vase with moulded dragons in low- relief in a iron glaze on an off white grackle ground, with a seal mark on the base. Age: 1970-1980 Size: 20” high
A beautiful Old Chinese silver ring with jadeite stone in excellent condition. Size:7.5 L:2.1cm $215
A beautiful Old Chinese silver ring with jadeite in excellent condition. Size:6.75 L:2.1cm $185
Early Showa c,1940 bronze garden lantern. Wonderful buddhist cloud diaper of waves on the top with buttreses holding the top. Bamboo and pine motifs in fine relief detail the door and side panels. Very good condition. Ask for shipping quote. H:13" x Diameter: 10"
In the high valleys of Indus Kohistan the children still wear hats such as this one, made of tent stitch, fine cross stitch and metallic amulets to ward off the evil eye. Silk thread on cotton ground, accented with beading, sea shells, pompoms, and metal trinkets. Estimated age mid 20th century. Condition of this hat is excellent. No holes, no fraying, no stains. Diameter is 7 inches, circumference 18 inches.
Magnificent Chinese Dali Marble framed in a carved huanghuali stand. Stand is carved with dragons, scrolling clouds, and vines. 20th century. Size: Length: 21.25" Width: 11" Height. 30.18".
Sacred Bridge, Nikko
Image Size: 6.25 x 4.125 inches. Tipped at top to original cardstock (approximately 8 x 5.5 inches)
Publisher: Watanabe Shozaburo. MADE IN JAPAN seal on verso.