Shibui Art. Fine Japanese and Chinese Works of Art Shibui Art, subtle...
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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1980 item #722127 (stock #J-25/26)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
Sold- with artist's seal on kiriwood box.
A Pair of Japanese studio porcelain Sweet Fish or "Ayu" beautifully modeled covered with a pale "clair de lune" glaze. Each fish has a triangular potter's mark (see pix # 6) Kiriwood box with inscription in included. Each fish measures 5.75 inches or 17 cms. Circa pre 1980. Condition is perfect.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Paintings : Pre 1980 item #359469 (stock #B-26)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
$270
Original watercolor of the west entrance to the "SULA-MANI PAGODA," in the ancient city of PAGAN (850-1300AD) BURMA on the east bank of the Ayeyarwady River. Condition is good. By the famous Burmese artist, Tin AUng Htaik. Dimensions are 21.9 x 14.5 inches. unframed.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1930 item #196630 (stock #J-998)
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Sold-thank you!
Two young Japanese girls whispering secrets to one another almost ready to burst out laughing, seated on a wooden rectangular platform, with an impressed and painted seal mark on the back (see enlargement #3 ) Circa: 1920-1930. Dimensions are 9" x 5" x 8.75" in height. Condition is excellent. All carved from a single piece of wood and painted in pastel colors.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1980 item #836965 (stock #J-1109)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
$79
Set of three (3) Japanese NORITAKE porcelain Sake CUPS with Chinese characters in underglaze blue around the entire perimeter of each cup. Each cup has the "Noritake" kiln mark on the bottom! There is a "shibui" brown ring between two blue bands at the base. Condition is good, but there are a few small hairlines and a few very minute chips at the base (no chips on the drinking edge) Circa 1970's.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1940 item #481485 (stock #P-033)
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$79
Hand Made PERSIAN (Iran) COPPERWARE DISH with a banded decoration and a geometric central medallion. Extremely attractive patina, good condition. Diameter is 8.15 inches or 20.5 cms. Circa: 1930's. There is a small (illegible) artist's stamp on base.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1970 item #170256 (stock #J-997)
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$290
A well rendered replica of a Nara period (645-793 AD) Buddhist Avalokitesvara. This metal religious sculpture has an appealing patina. Cast in two pieces with a third (the aura) added. Circa after WWII before 1970. Height = 9.75 inches.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1980 item #179259 (stock #C-909)
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$90
This colorful double gourd VASE is decorated with the Seven Immortals, (Chinese Gods) There is a spurious six character mark on the bottom. Suitable for a high traffic area in a public location. Circa late 20th Century. Height is 10", widest diameter is approx. 6 inches.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1940 item #475761 (stock #P-013)
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Sold
Handmade Persian (Iran) COPPER BOWL with decoration around the rim and body, tin used inside the bowl. Condition is good except for a ding in the base (see pix #3) Diameter is 8.1 inches or 20.7 cms and the height is 4.1 inches or 10.6 cms. Circa: 1930's.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1970 item #193469 (stock #C-1020)
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Sold
Two sparrows in flight over red and pink Peony blossoms are beautifully depicted in this painting on silk by a Chinese artist. The painting is on a pale green silk background and matted by an off-white patterned silk and "glare-proof" glass and a "faux-bamboo" red/gold lacquer frame. Condition of both painting and frame is excellent. Overall dimensions are 29"x 21" and the painting itself is 22" x 13.5" Circa 1960's...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1980 item #354577 (stock #HK-7/12)
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$50
for one, $45/each for 2-4, $$40/each for 5-8, $35/each for 9-10, $30/each for 11-12.
A series of 12 lithographs by the artist M. Bruce and the liithographer Maclure. These are copies of the originals which are in the collection of the Museum & Art Gallery, Hong Kong. This is entitled, "South side of Chuck-pye-wan Bay looking east, 29th November, 1846." Matted with gray silk 2" borders, the dimensions of the print are 13.5 x 9 3/8 inches (34.3 x 23.9 cms) and the black wooden frame with a slight gold braid and glare proof glass is 18.5 x 14.5 inches...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1940 item #480678 (stock #J-1002)
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SOLD to Romania!
Printed black ink rendition of a Japanese Shinto deity, "FUDO-sama," keeper of the gate to hell, SCROLL. There are some insect holes in the scroll, (see photo) but nonetheless, still suitable to be framed. Overall dimensions are 27.5" x 8.5" and the print itself is 10.5 x 5 inches. Circa: 1930's.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Paintings : Pre 1980 item #257435 (stock #B-36)
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$255
-2 paintings, one on each side!
Two (2) Medium sized original watercolors by a famous Burmese artist named, Tin Aung Htaik, of old (850-1000AD) Buddhist ruins in the city of Pagan, Burma. One side shows the famous "Burmese Lions," flanking a staircase and the other shows the ruins, near the Library, where a very large Buddha (constructed of bricks and stucco) used to sit. Size is 15" x 11" Condition is good.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Paintings : Pre 1980 item #257437 (stock #B-22)
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$390
Large (21.75" x 15") original watercolor by a famous Burmese artist, Tin Aung Htaik, of the Shwe-in-bin Buddhist Monastery," in Mandalay, BURMA. There is another watercolor of this same monastery, but different. Condition is good.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1940 item #474854 (stock #J--2011)
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Sold to NY, Thank you
Wooden Japanese ABACUS for counting the "Oriental Way." 21 rows of 5 beads each and another one on the bottom. Good condition. Nice patina. Put together with wood pegs, no metal! An attractive conversation piece. Length is 14 inches x 3.75 inches. Circa 1930's.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Paintings : Pre 1980 item #257968 (stock #B-35)
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$230
Original watercolor by a famous Burmese artist named Tin AUng Htaik, of Buddhist Temple, "Tayok-pye," in the ancient city of Pagan, BURMA. (850-1300AD) The painting looks west toward the Ayeyarwady River from the BUddhist Temple that is known as "Fleeing from the Chinese"1256-1287. (The Monguls were responsible for the downfall of this civilization.) Condition is good, the dimensions are 21.75" x 15."
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Paintings : Pre 1980 item #257040 (stock #B-24)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
$390
Burmese WATERCOLOR by famous local artist, named Tin Aung Htaik, entitled, "Morning at Shwe-Kyaung Monastery," Mandalay, Burma. Condition is good. Dimensions are 22" x 14.9"
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1970 item #352264 (stock #J-11031)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
$80
Japanese reddish-orange lacquer TEA JAR and LID with black lacquer inside the wooden container. Condition is fair, with one slight rim flake on the edge of the lid and not visable when the jar is closed. Circa:1950-70. Height is 2 5/8 inches with a diameter of 2.5 inches at the top and 1.75 inches at the bottom.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #359792 (stock #C-1235)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
$35
Chinese EMBROIDERED SQUARE of a peony flower in full-bloom and a butterfly about to land; all on a soft light orange silk background! Suitable for framing. Overall dimension is 10 3/4 x 9 7/8 inches. The orange square itself measures 6 3/4 x 7 1/2. Condition is excellent. Circa: 1970's.