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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Paintings : Pre 1980 item #257967 (stock #B-34)
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An original watercolor looking North through the "North Gate of Dhamma-yan-gyi," (a Corbel Arch)towards the Ananda Temple in the background. All in Pagan,Burma, an ancient Buddhist City that was built between 850-1300 AD through contributions by Buddhists seeking "merit." Built in Pagan's MiddlePeriod, 1120-1170 AD. COndition is Good. Dimensions are 19.85" x 13.25".
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Paintings : Pre 1980 item #257968 (stock #B-35)
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$230.00
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 : Ceramics : Pre 1980 item #723475 (stock #V- 101)
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$190.00
Very attractive earthenware Vietnamese JAR from a old woman potter in a small village famous for its pottery near Hoi Anh (mid-coast of Vietnam) with a light yellowish-brown glaze and impressed coin design on the shoulder! This jar is good size, 9.25 inches x 9. 25 inches or 23.5 cms. x 23.5 cms. There are two small chips which are not noticeable on the rim...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Paintings : Pre 1980 item #359469 (stock #B-26)
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$270.00
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 : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1980 item #185408 (stock #O-2)
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Sold - to Australia!
Vietnamese stoneware BOWL with incised flowers inside and a lappet design around the cavetto, celadon glazed. Diameter is almost 7.5 inches and the height is 3 inches. Circa: 1970's.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1940 item #473333 (stock #I-003)
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Large Indonesian BRASS BOWL with floral and Buddhist designs from the island of Java. Suitable for fruit or punch (water-tight) or just decoration. Condition is pretty good, no cracks, some dings and bumps. Diameter at top is 10.75 inches (27.3 cms) and the height is 5 7/8 inches (14.9 cms) The diameter of the base is 6 1/8 inches or 15.7 cms. Circa: pre World War II, 1930's.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1970 item #257563 (stock #B-5)
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$460.00
BURMESE Standing wooden lacquered MONK holding his begging bowl, is 30 inches in height, with a 7" diameter base. Circa 1960's. Condition is good, but there is a crack in the wooden base (see enlargement # 5) There are no cracks in the second piece that is similiar to this statue.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1970 item #176091 (stock #TH-011)
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Sold to a dealer in SF, CA
Buddha in mahaparinirvana, Sukhothai style (Thailand) Sukhothai images are characterized by their perfectly idealized features. Those attributes are often explained in terms of the descriptions of heroes found in Indian Sanskrit literature: a head perfectly shaped like an egg; eyebrows elegantly arched like drawn bows; arms rounded and smooth, with no indication of veins, bones, or muscles; hands gracefully taperd and petal-like...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1940 item #474667 (stock #I-006)
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SOLD, thanks to Louisville, KY.
Large BRASS SPITTOON or Cuspidor, from the Indonesian Island of Java with intricate floral and geometric designs! There is some slight damage, a repair to the upper inside rim (see photo #2), a repair to the body and a repair to the base. All of these blemishes do not noticeably detract from the overall design, beauty and interest of this wonderfully shaped and hand-made brass vessel! The height is 12 inches or 30.5 cms. and the diameter at the top is 10 inches or 25.4 cms...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Paintings : Pre 1980 item #359710 (stock #B-21)
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Large 23.75 x 15 inch signed by the Burmese artist, WATERCOLOR, entitled, "Collecting Alms," depicts two monks leaving the Shwe in Bin Monastery in Mandalay, Burma. to gather their daily sustenance. Good condition.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Folk Art : Pre 1980 item #470195 (stock #O-378)
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$120.00
Five (5) Vintage Vietnamese concentric BASKETS from the smallest diameter of 8 inches to 12 inches. Condition is excellent. All baskets have the same patina and weave. Suitable for decoration on a wall or to use as baskets. Circa pre-1980.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Paintings : Pre 1980 item #257197 (stock #B-27)
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$280.00
An original watercolor entitled, "Self-Portrait," painted at "Mi-nyein-gon," just south of the old city walls looking north to the famous That-byin-nyu pagoda. All of this, of course, in the old city of Pagan, BURMA; built entirely with donations from Buddhist believers in the 9th-12th Century AD. Dimensions are 22" x 15" and the condition is good.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1960 item #257972 (stock #TH-012)
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SHAN gilt lacquered wooden BUDDHA in Bhumisparsa mudra (Touching the Earth and calling Witness) at the time of Buddha's enlightenment while fighting with Evil. This Buddha, carved from a single Teak log aside from the fanciful ornamentation on the robe (both front and back) has a Lotus plant in water carved in relief on the base of the Buddha. This is why it is known as a "Fire Buddha," because it is supposed to guard the owner's dwelling against fire. Condition is good...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Folk Art : Pre 1960 item #103907 (stock #B-3)
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A PAIR of BURMESE Praying Monks, with hands together in a meditative pose. Beautifully modeled, carved from a single wood block with orange lacquer & gilt. circa 1950's. height is 8" and the base is approx 3" x 4".
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Paintings : Pre 1980 item #257948 (stock #B-7)
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$190.00
Original watercolor of a Burmese Buddhist Temple, "Gu Bizat," in the ancient city of Pagan, BURMA, by a Burmese artist named Tin Aung Htaik. Condition is good. Dimensions are 15" x 11".
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Paintings : Pre 1980 item #359798 (stock #B-32)
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$360.00
Original watercolor by the Burmese artist, Tin Aung Htaik of the famous "Hti-lo-min-lo PAGODA," in the ancient city of Pagan (850-1200 AD) in BURMA. Condition is good. Dimensions are 21.9 x 14.9 inches.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Paintings : Pre 1980 item #257040 (stock #B-24)
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$390.00
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 : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1940 item #472076 (stock #I-001)
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$39.00
BRASS metal rectangular PLANTER BOX, from the island of JAVA in Indonesia. Patina is bright but there are several small holes in the upper sides of this planter. Can be used as a planter and is still water-proof. Inside dimensions are 7.75" x 4" x 2.5 inches in height. Circa 1930's.