An original painting on shikishi paper by Suda Kyochu (1908 - 1964), depicting a frog in a pond. Painted in ink and with natural pigments. Suda Kyochu was a pupil of Seison Maeda (1885 - 1977), one of the greatest contemporary Japanese painters and one of the founders of the Nihonga movement. Signed and with original folder. Condition: fine. Dimension: 17 cm x 24.2 cm.
These extraordinary silver belts were worn by Muslim women in Kerala and are called "arapatta". It can be adjusted in length. It dates early to mid 20th century. Condition: woven part bent. Dimension: 110 cm long, weight: 600 g.
Chinese export silver serving dish standing on three semicircular feet. Beautiful decoration of bamboo in repousse work and engraving. Bottom with maker's mark "Zeesung" who was active in the first half of the 20th century in Shanghai, silver and a Chinese character mark. Condition: few traces of usage. Dimension: diameter: 18.8 cm, weight: 194 g. Without wooden stand.
A self-carved and self-printed original Japanese woodblock print by Shiro Kasamatsu (1898 - 1992). A large oban depicting five recumbent lambs. Signed, dated and titled in ink, numbered 88/100 in pencil. With artist's and "Shiro hanga" seal. Condition: fine color and impression. On reverse upper margin with tape residue. Dimension image: 37 cm x 24.5 cm, paper: 40.2 cm x 28.8 cm.
Chinese ivory carving depicting a bearded man dressed like a scholar, holding a scroll. Fixed on a wooden base. Condition: patina, few age lines. Dimension: height with wood stand: 22.6 cm, weight: 546 g. Cites documentation can be obtained if required.
Expressive woodcarving of a sitting ascetic Shakyamuni, revealing his thin chest and pronounced ribs. With inlaid eyes and teeth. Bottom with label. Condition: rear head and lotus flower with crack. Dimension: 30.6 cm high, weight: 948 g.
Necklace made of differently sized ivory, mother-of-pearl, coral, turquoise and silver or silver plated beads. Condition: traces of usage, one large coral bead chipped. Dimension: total length: 53.5 cm, weight: 86 g.
Exceptional box shaped like an eight-sided stupa in gilt silver made of different parts. Each side with a Buddha kneeling in an alcove. Unmarked. Condition: top slightly slanting. Dimension: 16.2 cm high, weight: 222 g.