All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Pre 1837 VR item #1339854
Offered is a magnificent Russian bronze Holy Cross made in circa 1800, depicting in marvelous detailed repoussé the crucification of Holy Jesus, two angels praising him, religious figures and signs, in addition to writings from the Holy Bible throughout. This fabulous antique bronze Cross is beautified by natural old patina, measures 15 inches (38 cm) in height and 8 inches (20.32 cm) in width, weighs 821 grams, and is in pristine shape and condition.
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Pre 1900 item #1339423
Chinese Qing dynasty export porcelain Benjarong (five color) bowl made for the Thai market densely decorated in relief polychrome enamels around the circumference with eight alternating Buddhist celestial beings. The turquoise-green interior is accented with a floral circular medallion at the base of the well and a floral band around the interior top. 19th century. 7 1/8” diameter x 3 1/2” high. Good overall condition with gilt highlights at the rim and foot...
All Items : Archives : Pre 1900 item #1338867 (stock #174014NM5990)
This is a magnificent Buffet made from solid and beautifully patinaed walnut during the middle part of the 19th century, commonly called Buffet A Glissant by the French, the word Glissant meaning sliding due to the sliding doors on the upper part. This impressive piece is originally coming from Provence in the south of France and is boasting an intricate hand carved embellishment highlighted with sumptuous hardware from the upper part to the buffet below...
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1900 item #1338852 (stock #1103)


STONE INARI FOX

Originally a god of harvests, later worshipped as the guardian deity of local area in Japan.
Merciful face, and beautiful appearance. approx...
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1920 item #1338849 (stock #02034)


CELADON BOWL BY SUWA SOZAN I(1851-1922)

Elegant thin-make form with sharpness. approx. H 6.5cm (2.55in), D 19.5cm (7.67in)
Masterpiece, though with a slight chip as seen. Attached with a wooden box...
All Items : Archives : Pre 1900 item #1338752 (stock #174008NM1990)
This is an adorable Petite Commode made from a lovely patinaed oak by the second half of the 19th century. This charming piece is originally from Provence in the south of France and consists of a nice serpentine shaped top sitting upon a straight facade featuring a total of three drawers, all intricately embellished with floral patterns and standing on graceful cabriole legs. Note minor scratches and dents can be seen due to the age. Circa date 1880. Dimensions 30½"high/ 28"wide/ 17½"deep.
All Items : Archives : Pre 1900 item #1338747 (stock #174019NM4880)
This is a magnificent and large large country French Buffet from the end of the 19th century made from a solid and beautifully patinaed walnut consisting of a lovely serpentine shaped top sitting upon an elegant facade boasting a total of four drawers, each mounted with its original and massive wrought iron handles above four adorable recessed paneled doors revealing a spacious storage area with a long single shelf, all supported by a stunning pediment featuring a scrolled and impressively sculp...
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre AD 1000 item #1338736 (stock #09019)


GORYOWAN

Japanese unglazed black earthenware bowl called 'Goryowan' classified into peculiar pottery in Japan because of its incompleted identification of today (inferred to be once used as a substitute of imported metalware for Buddhist ritual though), circa Nara period - Early Heian period, 8th century...
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1700 item #1338734 (stock #1102)


ISSEKI-GORINTO

Japanese 'Gorinto' (Stone five-tiered stupa) classified as a small type of 'Isseki-Gorinto' sculpted from a single stone. Before Edo period (Pre-1600) as considered.
In fine antique condition as is, with expected chip as seen. approx...
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1700 item #1338604 (stock #02032)


TAMBA JAR

Early Tamba ware storage jar with four ear-shaped loop handles, coated in unusual and very rare type of such natural glaze caused by supernatural effect of kiln-firing (called 'yohen'). Early Edo period, 17th century, Japan.
Fine proportions with power. Lovely size as well. In fine antique condition as is, with expected aesthetic damages of aged chips. approx...
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1920 item #1338469
Japanese vintage Taisho to Showa period black formal silk child's kimono hand dyed and painted with a horizontal scene illustrating the story of the children’s folk hero Kintoki (also known as Kintaro, or the “Golden Boy”) refereeing a sumo wrestling match between a rabbit and a monkey all set against a celadon background permeated with auspicious symbols...
All Items : Archives : Pre 1900 item #1338300 (stock #174091NM2990)
This is a very large beginning of the 20th century round dining table combining pine and oak and directly inspired of the Louis Philippe era more or less seventy years earlier. This massive piece is topped by a thick pine top supported by a four turned legs pediment made from solid oak providing stability and sturdiness. This table can accommodate between six and eight people. Note several minor scratches and dents can be seen here and there on the top due to the age. Circa date 1900...
All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1837 VR item #1338061 (stock #a1482)
A portrait miniature of a young gentleman with hazel eyes and brown hair, attired in a yellow vest, and a black jacket and tie. The painting is on organic wafer, and in an ebonized frame with brass liner. It is signed A. Th. in the lower left.

There are no condition issues, the white blotch on the right being light reflection in the photo. Sight size is 2" in diameter, and the framed size is 4" by 4".

All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1900 item #1337985
Chinese late Qing dynasty to early Republic period Album of Beijing Customs from the Zhou Peichun Studios (also referred to as Chou Pai Chuen and Chou P’ei-ch’un) consisting of seventeen leaves of ink and gouache color on pith paper export paintings. Each painting illustrates five to seven Beijing shop signs, each with an accompanying Chinese description. Each leaf holds a red Zhou Peichun seal. The individual paintings are thread bound on the right side...
All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1910 item #1337699 (stock #a1481)
A striking miniature portrait, on organic material, signed and dated 1906 by Myra Boyd. The subject of the painting, directly facing the viewer, is a young woman with light brown hair and blue eyes, dressed in a pink cap and blue jacket with a bow. The miniature is in a carved wooden frame with a prop on the reverse to allow it to freely stand.

The condition of the painting is excellent, with no bowing, paint loss, cracks, or restoration, The frame has no issues...

All Items : Archives : Pre 1900 item #1337604 (stock #174075NM1990)
This is an exquisitely patinaed and elegantly simple pair of Parisian Curio Cabinets from the end of the 19th century, both highlighted with Orange Var marbles (coming from the south of France) sitting upon a beautiful facade boasting a lovely rosewood veneer accented with bronze ormulus and featuring three glass panes revealing a spacious display area with a pair of glass shelves, all standing on ball feet...
All Items : Archives : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Pre 1800 item #1337257 (stock #Ch1777)
A Furstenberg porcelain teacup enamelled with floral sprays and a moulded border with a medallion of the philosopher Zeno. Diameter (excl. handle): 7.5 cm. Late eighteenth century.

Crack to base of handle. Slight chip to footrim. No other faults.

All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1800 item #1337256 (stock #Ch1776)
A Chinese export porcelain tureen base for the Islamic market decorated in underglaze blue and famille rose enamels with a lady punting and a mosque in the background. Rabbit head handles. Length: 33.5 cm. Qianlong (1736-95).

Slight staining to the interior. No cover. No other faults.