Here is a very finely painted Famille Rose BUDDHA figurine that dates to the 1890's. The quality of the porcelain is better than the early 20th century figures, as is the Famille Rose painted detail on this figurine.
Buddha is signed with an impressed series of character marks on base.
Dimensions: Height 7"(17.50cm)
Condition: Excellent, no damage.
*please see outr collections of 10" and other figural porcelains, just added
A charming pair of SATSUMA Perfume boudoir lamps in a diminutive size. The lamps are a matched pair, and the cup in Buddhas lap holds perfume, the scent is carried by the heat of the light bulb. Fine intricate Satsuma moriage detail.
One lamp has been rewired. Lamps are all original, and are set on carved wooden bases.
A fine collectors pair of lamps, functional and lovely as well.
Dimensions: Height 8"
Condition: Excellent, no damage
BLUE AND WHITE KANGXI 康熙 Kangxi LIDDED baluster vases,signed. Exceptional quality, matched pair Cobalt blue under glaze, four toed dragons,foo dog finials.
Dimensions: Height With Lids 9"(22.50cm)
Diameter 3 1/2"(9cm)
Condition: Very Good, with museum quality restoration.
This is a very nicely done large OX BLOOD vase, made into a lamp with beautifully painted figures in cavettos on front and reverse. The oxblood vase dates to the 1890's, or earlier.
The vase is signed on base, and the lamp is in good working order.
*Note: Lamp is not damaged by wiring, as wire goes through vase opening in rear.
Dimensions: Vase 14"(35.50cm)
With shade 27"(68.50cm)
Condition: Excellent, no chips or damage. Some light wear to gilt on top rim. Sells with shade in excellent condition.
This is a fine pair of designer Blue and White porcelain CHINESE lamps. The lamps sell with custom Chinese shades and finials. Exceptional quality porcelain with fine handpainted Chinese details.Vases are mounted with rosewood tops and bases
Dimensions: 14" (35.50cm) Vases
16" (40.50cm) Height, lid to feet
9" (22.50cm) Width
Condition: Excellent. New, still wrapped
This is a very attractive and pleasing Chinese vase. The vase is thickly potted (turn marks on bottom) and bears impressed, FLYING CRANE motifs in the overall pattern. The standing fish handles are in the Chinese manner, the cranes after the Korean style.
The vase is unmarked, difficult to date.
Dimensions: Height 8 12"(21.50cm)
Condition: Excellent, no damage
Fine Imari vase made into a lamp. The lamp has exceptionally pleasing Imari motifs, with hand paint details in cobalt, orange and fine gilt on a rich cream ground. A beautiful cream colored new round ribbed shade and brass Asian figural final included. Lamp retailed at $650.00, purchased at going out of business sale at Warren Antiques Imports Laguna Beach, CA
Dimensions: Height 16"(40.50cm) The Vase
28"(71cm)To top of Harp
Condition: Unsure of age but newer, lamp has never been used, was in shop for years.
This is a magnificent Japanese cloisonne GINBARI ENAMEL LAMP. The enamels and foil work are breathtaking, and the choice of color for the background (emerald green) and the detail to the florals is unmatched.
I have taken the lamp apart today, and there is a very old red paper sticker under the base. I do not see a mark, or signature, though this is surely from a studio of the caliber of Ando. Lamp dates to late 19, or early 20th century Japan.
Dimensions 12"(30.50cm) Height
28"(71cm)Top of Harp to base
Condition: Excellent. No damage, chips or scratches to lamp. Lamp is in good working order.
Outstanding CHINESE EXPORT porcelain spill vase with a pair of standing cranes or storks on beautiful rockwork.
The elegantly poised snowy cranes are unusually fine, GUANGZU period workmanship. 1890's marked with a small impressed "CHINA" on the base.
Dimensions: Height 10"(25.50cm)
Condition: Excellent. No damage of any kind.
CHINESE EXPORT pair of matched famille rose attired husband and wife figurines. This pair is charming, well painted and a delightful size, with the male figure a little larger than the female.
The painted details are very fine on this couple, and they come with matched original stands in rosewood. Impressed China mark on bases. The figurines are late Guangxu to 1912
Dimensions: 6"(15cm) Height Mandarin
5 1/2'(13.25cm) Wife
Condition: Excellent no damage of any sort
Gilt trimmed Millefluer Famille Rose porcelain bowls with yellow chrysanthemums,red lillies, and smaller florals featuring cartouches of seated beauty in a garden. Heavily accented with 24kt gilt, each hand painted. Rare set of four bowls.
Signed on reverse with iron red square mark
Dimensions: Diameter 5"(12.50cm)
Condition: Excellent. One tiny rim frit on one bowl. Enamels are sharp with no wear. Exceptional heavy 24kt gilt.
This is a very finely crafted brass lamp base, dating to the early 220th century. The fine details include lionheads and floral cartouches, and the brass work is amazingly well executed. The lamp is easy to wire without damaging the brass. Please view all photos.
Dimensions: 9" Height
Conditon: Excellent. In need of electrical wiring.
This is a fine Qing Dynasty monochrome GE or GUAN white crackle glaze baluster covered jar with Foo Dog lid. The Ge jar has an applied chocolate brown slip DRAGON CHASING THE PEARL motif, foo dog finial and classic foot rim all in unglazed iron colored slip.
The jar is well potted, has a fine crackle glaze, and the applied slip is heavy deep and exact. The jar is signed on the base with an impressed character mark.
This elegant and stately monochrome covered jar dates to 19th century Qing Dynasty.
Dimensions: 9" Height
Condition: Excelent, no chips,frits or hairlines.
Crackle Ware *(Guan) scholars brush pot with exceptional crackle glaze accented with richly dressed Mandarin scholars and attendant in a garden famille verte color palette.
Qianlong blue Fangge ware mark Mark: Qianlong Nianzhi (blue Fangge crackle ware)
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18th century reign mark, century work dated conservatively thickly potted, highly detailed for the discerning collector
Signed on base, impressed character mark
Dimensions: Height 5"(12.50cm)
Condition: Excellent for the period. No damage or hairlines.
Elegant CAVALIER KING CHARLES SPANIEL "English Toy Spaniel" a magnificent rendition fine German Porcelain, most likely Meissen dating to the mid 19th century.
This Cavalier is so winsome, with soft melting eyes and great body details. Stunning from all angles, this beauty is signed with impresed "Germany" on base, and an unknown hallmark.
Dimensions: Height 12"
Condition: Excellent. No chips, hairlines or any damage