Finely carved the bare-footed Immortal is standing with his head bent backwards while with his right hand he is bringing a gourd to his lips and holding a peach-like fruit in his left hand. A bag is hanging from his sash on his left side. China, Qing Dynasty, 17th-18th century Height: 23.5 cm
One of the Eight Immortals, being honoured as a great poet and swordsman, he is shown here as a scholar wearing a scholar's cap and robes, which is finely engraved with cloud motifs, three fuxi bagua motifs on the back, while he is holding his right hand in front of him with two fingers outstretched. China, Ming Dynasty, 17th century Height without wooden stand: 18.4 cm For a similar figure see: Rose Kerr: Later Chinese Bronzes. plate 64
The disciple of the Buddha is standing on an openwork base with four cabriole legs, holding his hands before his chest in Anjali mudra, his garments with the original coloring of green and red, his face, hands and feet painted in gold. China, Ming Dynasty, 16th-17th century. Height: 20 cm. Weight: 554 gr
The bronze figure sitting on a double lotus-base holding his hands in his lab, with a scarf whirling around his arms towards the base. Tibet, early 19. century. Height: 11 cm.
A bronze washer in the shape of a sitting hen with her chick peeping out from under her left wing. China, Qing Dynasty, 18th.-19th. century. Length: 17,5 cm.
He is holding a brush in his right hand and a bushel in his left hand, standing on a carp which is leaping out of the water, whilst its head is transforming into a dragon's head, all set in a rocky landscape. China, Qing Dynasty, 19th. century. Height: 19,5 cm. Length: 29 cm.
Modelled in walking posture, this small horse has a saddle and saddle-cloth on his back, over which hangs a strap with stirrups, a tassel hanging from a rein around his neck. This horse is probably made as a zodiac sign. China, 18th. century. Height: 13,6 cm. Lenght: 18,5 cm.
Bronze Crane standing on a Turtle. Charming bronze group of a crane standing on a turtle and holding a lingzhi in its beak. China, late Ming period, 17th century. Height: 27,3 cm.
His characteristic large bald head leaning to the left against a gnarled staff which he holds in his left hand, his smiling face with heavy eyebrows and beard is looking down at a peach which he holds in his right hand before his chest, his loose robe tied with a broad sash hanging down and carved with a shou character. China, 18th.-19th. century. Height: 22,5 cm.