Dmitry Levit Asian ArtDmitry Levit Asian Art
Home

 

Catalogue: Antiques (536)

    detailed search

Regional Art (536)
Ancient World, Asian


Guest Book
Sales Policy

Early 19c netsuke JUROJIN God of Good Fortune

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Netsuke and Related: Pre 1837 VR   item# 1170298

Early 19c netsuke JUROJIN God of Good Fortune
 click for details

Dmitry Levit Asian Art
617-945-5920


$500 

Early 19th century ivory netsuke of seated Jurojin (one of the 7 Gods of Good Fortune, usually associated with longevity) leaning on one hand. Wonderful early carving of characteristic triangular section, smiling benevolent face, great fat earrings, beautifully etched textile patterns, some black and red highlights. Expert light staining, superb patina. Height 1 1/8 inches.


19c netsuke CHESTNUTS with landscapes

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Netsuke and Related: Pre 1900   item# 1170183

19c netsuke CHESTNUTS with landscapes
 click for details

Dmitry Levit Asian Art
617-945-5920


$375 

19th century ivory netsuke of three chestnuts, two of them containing anabori (cavern) carving of landscape with a boat floating along a canal surrounded by banks with thatched roofed huts. Nice quiet carving with beautiful patina, excellent staining, old age lines. Length 1 11/16 inches.


19c Chinese scholar agate brushrest

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Scholar Art: Pre 1910   item# 1169809

19c Chinese scholar agate brushrest
 click for details

Dmitry Levit Asian Art
617-945-5920


$375 

Late Qing Dynasty (1890s to 1911) Chinese agate brushrest carved as five peaks with foothills. The piece gives a good feeling of weathered mountain surfaces and quiet energy of the stone. Superbly clever use of material - moss agate inclusions depict separate trees, and layered agate perfectly represents geological strata in the foothills. Richly textured and beautifully finished surface, some scratching to the bottom. Excellent functional object for scholarís table. Length 4 3/8 inches, height ...click for details


9c AD TANG Dynasty Chinese bronze Buddhist Guardian

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Sculpture: Pre AD 1000   item# 1169808

9c AD TANG Dynasty Chinese bronze Buddhist Guardian
 click for details

Dmitry Levit Asian Art
617-945-5920


$995 

Rather unusual late Tang Dynasty (9th century AD) Chinese bronze small votive sculpture of one of the Buddhist guardians / Heavenly Generals. Great dynamic posture, obvious old losses, but the spirit of the sculpture is still there. Wonderful casting with beautiful worn face, graceful rhythm to the folds of his clothing, traces of gilding on the surface. The piece must have been used on a household altar, excellent patina from incense and centuries of handling. Freely hanging on a wire support o ...click for details


19c Chinese PAKTONG chopsticks

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Metalwork: Pre 1910   item# 1169804

19c Chinese PAKTONG chopsticks
 click for details

Dmitry Levit Asian Art
617-945-5920


$100 

Late Qing Dynasty (1890s to 1911) Chinese metal chopsticks decorated with some engraving and connected with a length of chain. The metal is paktong - an alloy made of copper, nickel and zinc extensively used in China for export objects in the 18th and 19th centuries. Well made, feel very pleasant to hold, wonderful patina. Length 8 1/4 inches.


19c Chinese export silver MATCH box hallmarked

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Metalwork: Pre 1900   item# 1168754

19c Chinese export silver MATCH box hallmarked
 click for details

Dmitry Levit Asian Art
617-945-5920


$150 

Rather unusual 19th century Chinese export silver match box holder with relief decoration of a pagoda on textured ground. Excellent crisp work, great detailing. Two hall marks on the bottom - one in Chinese, the other reading HC. Height 2 5/16 inches.


19c Chinese silver export ASHTRAY hallmarked

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Metalwork: Pre 1900   item# 1168753

19c Chinese silver export ASHTRAY hallmarked
 click for details

Dmitry Levit Asian Art
617-945-5920


$150 

19th century Chinese silver export ashtray in a shape of a Chinese shoe. Beautifully chiseled crisp decoration of 2 dragons on the sides. Good design, pleasant patina. Two hall marks on the bottom - one in Chinese, the other appear to read ZEELUNG. Length 3 7/8 inches.


19c Chinese Export silver SALT BAMBOO hallmarked

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Metalwork: Pre 1900   item# 1168750

19c Chinese Export silver SALT BAMBOO hallmarked
 click for details

Dmitry Levit Asian Art
617-945-5920


$150 

19th century Chinese export silver open salt in a shape of a bamboo section with low relief sprays of bamboo on the sides and glass insert. Excellent crisp work, 2 hall marks on the bottom - one Chinese, the other one reading HC. Wonderful old piece in great condition. Height 1 3/8 inches.


19c Chinese Export silver SALT hallmarked WH

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Metalwork: Pre 1900   item# 1168740

19c Chinese Export silver SALT hallmarked WH
 click for details

Dmitry Levit Asian Art
617-945-5920


$100 

19th century Chinese export silver salt shaker with floriform body section and two relief Chinese characters on the sides reading LONG LIFE and HAPPINESS, respectively. Excellent crisp work, could use some cleaning, 3 hall marks on the bottom - 1 Chinese and 2 reading 90 and WH, respectively. Height 1 13/16 inches.


19c Chinese Export silver SALT hallmarked

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Metalwork: Pre 1900   item# 1168739

19c Chinese Export silver SALT hallmarked
 click for details

Dmitry Levit Asian Art
617-945-5920


$100 

19th century Chinese export silver open salt in round shape on 3 ball feet. Decorated on the side with a floral spray and inscribed R. D. Excellent crisp work, in very good condition, 4 hall marks on the bottom - one Chinese, one reading 84, one reading AR backwards, and the last one reading A.A. 1895. Wonderful old piece in great condition. Diameter 1 3/4 inches.

Return To Top

View Next 10 Items

PAGE: 1  10  20  30  37  38  39  40  41  42  43  50  54 


member, TROCADERO © 1998-2013 All Rights Reserved