Representing Buddha seated in royal ease on a lotus-pod, dressed in loose-fitting robes, open at the chest, the face with benevolent expression and the hair swept up, with a circular mandala behind, with leaves overhead and waves below, all glazed in green, yellow and brown.
Rare Buddha Sculpture, dating to the late 16th. century, nearly 60 cm. high!
Representing Buddha seated in royal ease on a lotus-pod, dressed in loose-fitting robes, open at the chest, the face with benevolent expression and the hair swept up, with a circular mandala behind, flanked on either side by three acolytes, each standing on a rai ...click for details
A magnificent architectural model of a large castle or mansion, China, Ming Dynasty (1368-1644). This mansion has been TL tested by the ralf Kotalla lab and detailed report will follow a sale, dating it to c. 1450 A.D. with the usual statistic uncertainty. This Chinese Ming style courtyard house, sometimes referred to as a quadrangle house, developed over thousands of years, reaching its peak during the Ming dynasty. Most people in Beijing, from the commoner to the emperor lived in a courtya ...click for details
A very rare Chinese terracotta tomb soldier, dating to the Ming dynasty, c. 14th.-16th. cent. AD.
We have handpicked a selection of exceptionally condition glaced and painted figures out of a large Chinese collection. Our figures are of a much better style and detail than most authentic figures on the market.
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A PAINTED POTTERY FIGURE OF A SOLDIER
SUI DYNASTY, 581–618 AD.
Standing on a narrow platform, his right arm raised and both hands pierced and held in a fist, so he has possibly held a weapon or a flag of wood, now lost. Good expression and style for type. ...click for details