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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #895011 (stock #K-2009/1)
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Price upon request/ with PROVENANCE!
Korean whitish porcellaneous wine BOTTLE (vase) in pear form covered with a powdery clear glaze with slightly greenish flushes. Provenance: The Phillip Collection, Washington, D.C. and previously a paper label attached to the base is inscribed in ink, "p. 127/Old Korai/WIlliam W. Winkworth," a prominent English collector-connoisseur and author in the 1930's. Purchased @ Christie's sale in New York City, "Japanese and Korean Art" 17 March, 2009, Lot # 158...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1910 item #196165 (stock #J-1044)
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$110
Two pages from a Japanese Book joined together and hung on hinges by a professional in Japan. KANIYO is a noble lady being waited on by her maid servant who is kneeling as the Lady is engulfed in her multi-layered Kimono. All skillfully portrayed by the artist, "Boshu Inouye." Condition is excellent with no foxing. Circa: 1908, Dimensions are 10.25" x 7.75" Matting and Framing are available for gift service.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #257416 (stock #B-100)
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Sold to the Netherlands
Large Burmese LACQUER WATER JAR, with Lid, all with small intricate detailed designs of houses and people and animals. Each time a color is added, it's an additional very time consuming process. There are 5 different colors in these paintings. These are made with thin strips of bamboo and saw dust for a shape and then the lacquer is added one layer at a time...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1900 item #357022 (stock #J-995)
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Rare Japanese BUDDHA in Bodhyagri mudra, wood with gold and black lacquer, make this a striking addition to any collection. Condition is excellent. Height is 4 inches (10.1 cms.) and diameter at base is 2.75 inches (7 cms.) Circa: 1800-1868.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #863820 (stock #C-20091)
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$460
-purchased @ Sotheby's in Paris
PAIR of Chinese TANG Dynasty SANCAI glazed pottery CUPS with provenance. One cup is glazed on the inside (sancai) and the other on the outside (green only.) There is some degradation on the inside cavetto of the sancai cup otherwise in good condition. No chips or cracks. Desaccensioned from the Ulricehamn Museum in Sweden, paart of the Tectus Collection and purchased at SOtheby's in Paris on Dec 18, 2008. Dimensions are 1 inch in height (2.54 cms) and 2 inches in width or 5 cms.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #995494 (stock #TH-10-6)
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$1,850
Northern Thai pottery Blue & Cream COVERED BOX with bird hnadle in brown the body an dlid with alternating panels of a vegetal scrolls and geometric patterns, Each panel is separated by a raised line. The foot is painted brown. Clear glaze overall. See"South-East Asian Ceramics: Thai, Vietnamese, and Khmer," Dick Richards, Oxford University Press, 1995, pg. 99. Provenance: from the Arthur M...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #474485 (stock #P-003)
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$410
Large Persian (IRAN) COPPER-ware VESSEL used by nomadic tribes to milk camels. No decoration other than the hammer marks when the vessel was hand-made. Large mouth, narrow neck, wide body and base with a beautifully curved strong sturdy handle. Nice patina. Good condition. Height is 14 inches (35.5 cms) diameter of mouth is 8.5 inches or 21.6 cms. Circa: early 20th Century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #257001 (stock #C-006)
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$120
Small, 2.75" x 3",nicely potted, weathered Blue & White Chinese JAR with HANDLES and floral design in underglaze blue. The glaze is crackled. Condition is pretty good, except for some one small chip and fritting on the rim. Circa: Ming Dynasty (1368-1644)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #771769 (stock #C-1008)
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Sold to Beijing
Chinese, Cizhou Black-Glazed Stoneware Conical BOWL with "Partridge-Feather Mottles" with the sides flaring before rounding up to the rim, with a lustrous black glaze liberally splashed on the interior with russet and with some russet streaks on the exterior falling from the rim towards where the glaze ends in an irregular line to expose the finely grained ware. Restored breaks. Northern Song Dynasty...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1700 item #1108715 (stock #O-42)
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Sale Pending
Indian copper religious sculpture of GANESHA on a brass base which is hollowed out. This small very charming indeed enchanting figure of Ganesha is well rendered even though some detail on the face has been lost over the centuries due to devotees propensity to touch their Gods! This is 16th Century and the height is only 2 1/8 of an inch (6.7 cm) x 1 1/2 inches (3.6 cm)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1700 item #356800 (stock #C-297)
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Sold
Beautiful bronze Chinese TEMPLE BELL in archaic form with raised bosses, 3 pieces, no clapper. Alot of minute detail on the bell (closeup picture # 5) Disaccensioned from the M. Strong Museum in Rochester, NY. Item # 78.11350, marked on bell, (see photo #4) . Condition is Good.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1910 item #196426 (stock #J-1045)
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$70
Two Pages from a Japanese book printed in 1908, were professionally joined and hinged in Japan. The artist, "Kikuchi, Yoshifumi," depicts a macho male counting his money before giving some to his wife who is in a subservient kneeling position, all in an interesting tatami mat room! Condition is good, no foxing. Dimensions are 10.25" x 7.25". Circa: 1908.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #196269 (stock #C-51)
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SOLD to NYC!
Chinese, VASE in Trifed form, with a "Tea-Dust" (ch'a-yeh mo) glaze. The condition is good; no chips or repairs to the upper rim. Height is 9.5 inches or 24.1 cms.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #186190 (stock #J-105)
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$220
Japanese SETO-WARE earthenware VASE well potted and covered in a rich chocolate brown "Kymer-type" glaze. There is a small protrusion(what the Japanese call a "Kama-kizu," or Kiln error by God) about the size of a penny (see enlargement #3)on the upper cavetto. No cracks or chips or fritting. Circa 1900-1920. Height is 8 inches and the diameter at the top is 4 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1900 item #606793 (stock #J-417)
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$450
Japanese Gilt/wood Buddhist Temple HANGINGS (to be placed over the Lord Buddha's head) in lotus form with stylized floral chains supporting balls and bells. Condition is good. Length is 14.5 inches. Circa: 1820-1860, Edo era.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #196504 (stock #C-139)
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An unusual Chinese sang-de-boeuf glazed baluster VASE, because it was "misfired, with iridescent flecking," as per Christies, see "Asian Works of Art," catalogue, LA, 10/06/2000 Lot# 204, pg. 55.The body above a spreading foot with a long ribbed neck leading up to the flaring rim; the interior with a faint CELADON glaze. The color is actually more like "crushed strawberries," darker than the normal sang-de-boeuf. Condition: absolutely perfect. Height is 12.5 inches or 31.8 cms...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #478224 (stock #K-471)
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SOLD to TX. Thank You.
KOREAN porcelain WATER DROPPER or Tsuiteki, with underglaze Blue and Red in octagonal form with a landscape design (weeping willow tree on top) and a water buffalo finial. Good condition, no restorations or chips or cracks. Diameter is 4.25 inches or 11 cms. Height is 2.5 inches or 6.4 cms. Circa: 19th Century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #483986 (stock #P-307)
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Large 12.75 inches or 32.5 cms diameter x 8 inches in height or 20.4 cms Hand-Made IRANIAN (Persia) COPPERWARE POT originally used to cook rice by nomadic tribes people; with a single seam between top & bottom sections. There had been a more recent repair to the bottom of the pot (see pix # 3) but the patina and shape are excellent. Circa: early 20th Century.