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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1324190 (stock #HP/CST662)
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A very attractive chinese sculpture figuring a court lady riding a crane notice the hiding place in the back of the statue which allowed trapped inside texts and often insect or lizard to give life to sculpture. Very great signs of important age, likely from early 18th and possibly from late Ming period More information on request. Height 44 cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1324188 (stock #HP/CST661)
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This figure shows a horse rider on a chimeric animal. A typical figure from From Southern China minorities. very old polychromia, gold plated, showing small pieces of cloth, the style and the re mounting marks are indicative of end of the Ming Period Height 28 cm More information on request
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Folk Art : Pre 1920 item #1289793 (stock #HP/Ma599)
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A very fine Nuo mask figuring the well known joker Quintong with its twisted face more information on request H 24 cm, wide 15 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Folk Art : Pre 1920 item #1069669 (stock #ST/Ma410)
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A large fascinating mask, note the double face... More information on request height 48 cm , Wide 38 cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Folk Art : Pre 1837 VR item #932580 (stock #HP/ST326)
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A very fine antique chinese deity figuring the Medicine deity exceptional polychromia and very good condition in spite of great age mid of 18 to to early 19th, Height 40 cm, wide 17 cm More information of request
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Dolls and Puppets : Pre 1837 VR item #756362 (stock #HP/ST185)
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Figuring an official , possibly a judge riding a tiger or a chimeric animal. Wood with likely original polychromia. Note a hide closed in the back of the figure. this hide contain religious text with often a small animal give live to the figure Age 150 to 200 years Height 28 cm, Length 15 cm, good condition considering the great age More information on request
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Folk Art : Pre 1837 VR item #748287 (stock #HP/ST 172)
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Another portray of Tsai Chen probably Ti-fang Ts’ai Shen siting on a turtle with a human head below an altar. Note that the hide is the back has been open and that door is missing. Obvious signs of great age around 150 years hard wood, Height 11 inches (27.5 cm).
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1920 item #696673 (stock #HP/Ma 144)
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This is a small mask figuring the well honored deity Tu Di Po. A very simple but old work likely over 150 years, the mask is carved in hard wood, it has probably been never painted which rather unusual for Nuo mask and has been used as it , as indicated by the inside hard black handling patina; this mask is in a very good condition, height : 7 inches. the piece is mounted on an iron stand
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1910 item #696669 (stock #HP/Ma 143)
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This is a flat mask figuring probably an important Taoist dignitary. A very simple but old work likely over 150 year, the mask is carved in hard wood, very old original polychromia , brown, black and white, it has probably been never repainted except few chips of the painting this mask is in a very good condition, height : inches . the piece is mounted on an iron stand