Luohan, a deity that most commonly known to Chinese, though its origin is nonetheless Indian Buddhism. Luo Han is derived from an ancient Buddhist Sanskrit term, â€œArahantâ€
A very nice pair of Foo Lions carved in the Art Deco style from blocks of granite, ca 1930. Visually very strong figures. Accretions of lichen from outdoor usage. Left and right facing each is 31" high by 20" wide by 18" deep. In excellent condition.
A nice cast stone statue of a putto with a lamb in very much the eighteenth century style, ca 1970. Nice weathering and traces of moss. 35" high by 19" wide by 14" deep. In fine condition.
A nicely composed figure of a putti bearing a garland set upon a naturalistic stone base, cast stone ca 1940. Wonderfully weather worn and comes with its own moss; charming face. 36.5" high by 11" wide and deep. In very good condition.
Pair of scroll back designed (originally collapsible) French cafe chairs, ca 1920's. Along with foldable cafe table of later date. Very graphic chairs with strong back design and grid seats. Chairs 37" high, 17" deep, 19" wide; seat height 18". Fold up table approx. 30" diameter. Seats have dented center front section.
A nice vintage steel strap chair American ca 1950. Comfortable and nice spring. 31" high by 26" wide by 22" deep. This piece has been stripped, zinc and powder coated for use outdoors. Very nice condition.
Meditating Buddha stone statue on lotus throne with unusual facial patina that sets it apart from contemporary making of stone statues. A nice find from a northern city flea market. Size: 9.5" by 5" by 17". Weight: 34 lbs.
A garden chair in the traditional morning glory pattern. This is a very early casting in aluminum ca 1945-50, and is very precisely done. 31" high by 22.5" wide by 20" deep. Some wear to the white paint, otherwise very good condition.
Large garden seat in porcelain in the form of a turtle with a yellow rope and green tassel embellished seat and a crackle glaze finish. Origins unknown. 15" high by 22" wide by 17" deep. In very good condition.
This is a Beautiful Gold Imari Jardineer. I am dating this and other size jardineers that we just purchased as MID-20TH Century.
This nice Medium Size Jardineer measures 4 3/4" in height. The top opening is 4" and the base measures 4" in diameter. Excellent Condition. No damage or restoration. there has not been a hole drilled in the bottom as you will often see for drainage.
A very nice small lead fountain head portraying a putti or boy riding a mythological fish. Origin unknown, probably ca 1950. Suitable for a patio or table top fountain. 14" high by 6" wide by 11" deep. In fine condition.
Pair of cast concrete garden planters with tall sides and standing leaf frond motif beneath generous lip ca 1950. Each 17" wide by 20" high. Traces of old paint, well worn by weather, surface moss - all set for your garden. Excellent condition.
A stylish wrought and cast iron garden table stamped "Saar Germany" ca 1950. The Saar region has been producing quality iron work since the beginning of the industrial revolution. Gracefully scrolled legs and "turned" column. 29" high by 36" in diameter. Painted dark green; in very nice condition.
This beautiful hand carved marble stone guan yin head is a great office decor piece which evokes a very unique zen element. 3.5" X 3.5" x 5.5"
This beautiful hand carved stone Buddhist Monk statue is measured 8.5" wide and 16" tall. This piece came from our three-piece collection which was obtained from HeBei region of China. Gilded statues are often signs of that the piece came from a temple, the golden paint would have been re-applied on a regular basis to show respect to the Buddha. The Chinese Buddhists believed Buddha and his deciphers often wear golden leaved clothing. Shipping weight: 45 lbs.
Charming bronze/copper fountain of a squatting boy contemplating a frog. He sits on a bronze base with 3 fish heads spouting water. Marked "Jim Davidson" it is in fact produced in Thailand by a company that specializes in garden decor featuring children and does so without being mawkish or cloyingly sentimental. 30" high by 27" wide by 13" deep. In very good condition.
A very self-satisfied resting pig in cast stone, British ca 1950. Totally charming. Figure is 6" high by 15" wide by 7" deep. A few nicks, otherwise fine condition.
White garden urn in the tassa style in cast iron ca 1970 suitable for a table top. 16.5" high by 24" diameter and 9" square at base. Some rust otherwise good condition.