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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #257420 (stock #B-101)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
Sold to Beijing
A Large (10" in height x 10.75" diameter) 4 piece (2 Trays) BURMESE BEETLENUT BOX, in LACQUER with designs from the Burmese Zodiac! Even the sides and bottoms of the two inside trays are covered with colored designs...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #480814 (stock #P-027)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
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PERSIAN (Iran) Hand Made COPPERWARE DISH with a banded interior design and a central medallion. Nice patina, some spots which can be cleaned if desired. Diameter is 8 inches or 19.5 cms. Circa: early 20th Century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #476121 (stock #K-437)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
$390.00
Korean WHITEWEAR JAR with blue overglaze floral painting on the shoulders. The rim was broken and repaired as seen in the photographs. Diameter is 5.25 inches or 13.4 cms. CIrca: late 19th Century, perhaps earlier.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #475764 (stock #P-002)
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PERSIAN (Iran) Very Large Handmade COPPER POT, originally used to cooking rice, with geometric designs around the body. Suitable for storing either firewood or paper on your hearth next to the fireplace! Dimensions are diameter of 17.5 inches or 44.5 cms and the height is 10.5 inches or 27 cms. Condition is good, nice patina. Circa: early 20th Century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #895017 (stock #K-2009/2)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
Price upon request/ with provenance!
KOREAN (Joseon Dynasty) iron-glazed facetted (11 sided) porcelain JAR with upright, extended walls divided into eleven facets above the inset, circular foot and below the slanted shoulders with a wavy line, and applied with an iron glaze pooling yellowish green, the mouth and foot rims unglazed. This was used for honey or other food-stuffs. (Ame-yu) Purchased @ Christie's in New York City, March 17, 2009, Lot # 158. Provenance: The Phillip Collection, Washington D.C...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1920 item #103975 (stock #J-106)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
$540.00
14" x 4.5" Very Good condition, with one hairline crack about 1" in length with a slight loss of glaze on outside rim. Also a circular crack inside bottom of bowl. Beautiful soft yellow glaze with 7 typical marks inside of bowl from organic material used as "saggars," during the firing process in kiln. This piece probably comes from the Seto area kilns. It's common everyday functional art, very Shibui, called, "Ishi-zara," or stone bowl by the Japanese...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre AD 1000 item #808363 (stock # CK-5)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
Sold to dealer in London
Carl Kempe Collection of Chinese Ceramics # 52, a Green-glazed EWER, Tang Dynasty, 9th Century, "Yo-chou-yao." Robustly-potted ovoid body rising from a short spreading foot to a tall narrow neck with flaring cup-shaped rim, set to one side with a strap handle and to the other with a short cylindrical spout and divided by a pair of loop handles at the shoulder, covered overall with an olive-green glaze falling neatly above the foot to reveal the reddish-brown body. Provenance: Collection of F...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #1075070 (stock #K-11-5)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
Price on Request
A large Korean white wear JAR in baluster form on a raised foot ring with a short neck and everted lip applied overall with a matt slightly blue crackled transparent overglaze. Height is 16 3/8inches (41.5 cm) and width at shoulder is 14 inches (35.5 cm) Condition is good, some iron spots, no chips or restoration. Circa: 19th Century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #649822 (stock #J-931)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
$799.00
Japanese IMARI porcelain, rounded hexagonal VASE, with alternating patterns-two panels and the neck are of thick overglaze black enamel with white and orange & gold plum blossoms; the other 4 panels bear designs of "kiku" (chrysanthemum)and "botan"(peony) flowers and leaves and buds, all emanating from a single lower stem. The vase was broken in several places many years ago and has been skillfully restored...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #839092 (stock #J-10099)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
$620.00
Japanese earthenware MORTAR & PESTLE with a soft pure white glaze, suitable for grinding! Large size with the pestle 9.5 inches (24 cms.) in length and the diameter of the mortar is 6 5/8 inches or 17 cms. Height is 3 5/8 inches or 9.5 cms. Condition is perfect! No chips, cracks or restorations. There is a lip to pour the contents from the mortar.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #842914 (stock # CK -19)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
Sold to NYC
Chinese Stonewear exact model of GRANARY with a "Yue"glaze. SONG Dynasty. Disaccensioned from the Ulricehamn East Asian Museum in Sweden. Published in "Kinesiska Kewramiska Masterverk" or "Chinese Ceramic Treasures," by Erik Engel & Leif Petzall, 2002, page 196, # 70. Purchased @ Sotheby's in London, 11/5/08. Sotheby's condition report available upon request. Height is 8.25 inches (21.5 cms.) and diameter is 5.75 inches or 15.1 cms.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #474502 (stock #P-010)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
$280.00
Large unadorned, IRANIAN (Persia) hand-made COPPER TEA serving TRAY. Nice patina, good condition. Diameter is 19 inches or 48.2 cms. Lip is 1.25 inches or 3.2 cms. Circa: Early 20th Century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1700 item #351667 (stock #TH-1)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
$320.00
One SAGGER and two (2) CELADON POTTERY SHARDS from a kiln site along the left bank of the Ping River in Si Satchanalai, Thailand. These two shards can be used reliably to help identify and verify AUTHENTIC celadon ware from the 15-16th Century! One shard is 2.5" x 3.5" and is 1/2" thick and the other is the bottom of a bowl 2.25" x 2.25" with an incised circular design in the cavetto; which also shows a "lotus" ribbed design on the outside. The footrim (unglazed) is also visible...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #257182 (stock #C-011)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
$120.00
A small (2.15" x 2.25") Chinese porcelain JAR with a Blue & White floral motif and a clear crackled glaze. Condition is fair. There are two small rims chips and 3-4 indentations near the footrim. Circa: Ming Dynasty (1368-1644)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1043444 (stock #CH-10/E/13)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
Price on Request
Chinese pottery JUNYAO DISH Southern Song Dynasty, the interior all under a thick pale lavender glaze firing ivory around the rim and pooling evenly on the underside above a brown-washed biscuit footrim. There is a restored (gold lacquer) break to the rim area that is less than .5 inch of 1.25 cm in length. (see photo) There is also a very small (pin-head size) kiln flaw on the rim as well. Circa: Southern Song Dynasty. Diameter is 5 3/8 inches or 13.4 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #194244 (stock #J-1020)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
$730.00
A Round COPPER water BASIN from a Buddhist Temple in Japan. Beautifully crafted with Buddhist medallions spaced around the outside rim and a flaring base with three interesting cutouts. This art is suitable for both indoor and outside fountains or bird baths! Condition: there is one small 1 inch repair to the outside rim which is hardly noticeable! Dimensions are a diameter of 17.5 inches and a height of 9.5" Circa: 1880-1910.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #996796 (stock #TH-10-7)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
$1,750.00
Northern Thai pottery blue & cream Covered BOX with lotus bud handle with turned ridges and brown band(s) on the lid. A broad panel of vegetal scrolls on both the lid and body and brushed lines below. The splayed foot painted brown. The glaze is clear. See"South-East Asian Ceramics: Thai, Vietnamese, and Khmer," Dick Richards,Oxford University Press, 1995, pg. 91, plate 33. Provenance: Arthur M. Sackler Collection, # 73.1.4.A and # 73.1.4.B, ex-collection Estate of William H...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1900 item #357022 (stock #J-995)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
$650.00
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.