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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #1246762
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Chinese Yixing Clay Colored Enamel Wine Warmer

Qing Period

Size: Length 8cm Width 8 cm Height 11.5 cm

Colored enamels became popular in China when the Jesuits arrived in China during the late 16th century. The enamel glazes and colorful designs became extensively in use during the late 18th to the 19th century...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1837 VR item #1246658
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$2000.00
Black Lacquered Pair of Stirrups (Abumi)

Edo Period

Size: Length 11.5" Width 5" Height 9.5"

These types of stirrups were often used by the nobility and higher ranking samurai and are different from the simpler thin stirrups often used by government officials and guards. At times, these stirrups can be decorated with gold makie.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1246657
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$3,300.00
Gold Lacquered Shokudai (Candle Stand)

Edo-Meiji Period

Height 31" Diameter 7.5"

This pair of gold lacquered candle stands in a fluted chrysanthemum style design. This pair of stands may have been used in a temple environment where these stands would be used on the side alcoves where scrolls of the masters, protectors, and other deities would be displayed.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1910 item #1246656
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$1,800.00
Dog Under a Tree, Studio Copy of Lang Shining

Republic Period (1912-1930)

Size: Length 80" Width 31"

Lan Shining or Giuseppe Castiglione (1688-1766) was famous in serving the courts of Emperor Kangxi, Yongzheng, and Qianlong and was thought to be the key figure in disseminating the Western style of painting from distance methods to the way objects, people, and animals were depicted...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1246396
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$500.00
Chinese Export Ware Porcelain Bowl

Similar to examples of early tea cups from the 1830s

Late Qing-Republic Period

Size: Diameter: 4.3" Height 2.25"

China became famous for its porcelain production since the Yuan dynasty with the export of the wares to the Islamic region. By the 18th century, European powers wanted to break the monopoly of porcelain and in late 1770s a Prussian established a studio and began the Western tradition of porcelains...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1246286
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$600.00
Crows Frolicking

Yamashita Butsugai (active 20th century)

Size: Length: 17" Height 14" (approx)

Although no records or materials are found who Yamashita Butsugai was, but he may have been active during the early part of the 20th century, when the traditional Chinese literati movements became popular in Japan. The Bunjinga and Nanga circles were established in the Edo period,continued to be popular during the Meiji ( see: Sato Doshin's work on Meiji period art).

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1246285
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$600.00
Literati Summer Landscape

Yamashita Butsugai (active 20th century)

Size: Length: 17" Height 14" (approx)

Although no records or materials are found who Yamashita Butsugai was, but he may have been active during the early part of the 20th century, when the traditional Chinese literati movements became popular in Japan. The Bunjinga and Nanga circles were established in the Edo period,continued to be popular during the Meiji ( see: Sato Doshin's work on Meiji period art).

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1246284
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$600.00
Scholar Amidst the Autumn Forest

Yamashita Butsugai (active 20th century)

Size: Length: 17" Height 14" (approx)

Although no records or materials are found who Yamashita Butsugai was, but he may have been active during the early part of the 20th century, when the traditional Chinese literati movements became popular in Japan. The Bunjinga and Nanga circles were established in the Edo period,continued to be popular during the Meiji ( see: Sato Doshin's work on Meiji period art).

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1246283
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$630.00
Album Leaf Painting of Hanshan and Shide

Yamashita Butsugai (active 20th century)

Size: Length: 17" Height 14" (approx.)

Hanshan and Shide are the famous zen poets, beloved internationally for their provocative poetry. In the West, Hanshan is known as Cold Mountain and various visual and literary material has been produced based on the obscure figure...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1900 item #1245946
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$1,200.00
Beijing Enameled Silver and Tourmaline Frog Ring

Size: Diameter 1.9 cm

Age: 1940-1950 Late Republic Period

A Chinese cloissionne enameled silver ring with a frog carved from tourmaline inserted in the middle. This design was often made in Beijing during the 1940-1950 period.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1920 item #1245371
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$760.00
Unmounted Pair of Chinese Calligraphy

Stone Rubbing of Calligraphy by Zhu Xi (1130-1200)

Zhu Xi was the noted neo-confucian who influenced the culture and politics of East Asia especially in China, Korea, and Japan. Zhu Xi's philosophy was highly recognized for the understanding of the self and how governance should be done. However, his faults were how a government can continue for long time was lacking and ended with a weakened state...

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1960 item #1245070
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$1,100.00
Jixiang pei or “chicken heart pendants”, aptly named after their resemblance to chicken hearts, were most prolifically produced in jade during the Eastern Han dynasty, circa 25-220 AD. These carvings were placed in elite burials along with other carved jade objects such as bi discs and cong tubes. The Chinese believed jade was a substance that aided in immortality and could even preserve the human body, hence its inclusion in tomb contexts...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1245006
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$1,800.00
At time referred to as sage jubako or bento, no-bento, sage-ju, etc. These picnic sets represent the insatiable love for nature by the Japanese. During the spring and autumn seasons these set would be used by samurai and merchant families to view the cherry blossoms or the maple leaves. This set appears to be made possibly for a lady.

The set is decorated with shu-urushi (vermillion lacquer) decorated with motif of vines done in hira makie and nashiji...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1244626
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$1,500.00
Chinese white satin silk forbidden stitch changyi robe

Qing Dynasty

Size: Length 45.5" Width 53.75"

An antique Chinese women's Manchu style robe with motif of sages, children, and auspicious motifs done in forbidden stitch. The robe has been kept in good condition. Staining can be seen in the inner lining of the robe.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1244624
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$1,500.00
Antique Chinese Celadon Color Changyi (Informal Winter Robe)

Qing Dynasty

Size: Length 53" Width 71"

Condition: Stains are seen throughout the bottom sections of the robe. Inner lining may have been replaced. Slight restoration work has been done.

The robe would have been worn in a typical government official or wealthy merchant family. It may have been owned by a daughter, consort, or wife of the family.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1980 item #1244070
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$175.00
A wonderful blue and white sometsuke Kyoto ware incense container (also known as kogo) with a horse set among Chinese inspired motifs. The incense container was made by the noted Kyoto artist Shoami who is famous for creating porcelain objects for tea both chanoyu and senchado.

Age: 20th century Size: Diameter 2.25" Height1.8"

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1960 item #1244069
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$580.00
A rather cute and appealing carving of a small bird in the form of a small container. The Chinese created wonderful carvings of different figures, motifs, and animals from various natural materials. Such curiosities were often decorated in the small curio cabinets often seen in traditional Chinese interior settings.

Age: 20th century Size: Length 2.75" Width 1.25" Height 2.6"

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #1243655
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$6,000.00
Famille Noir Porcelain Vase, decorated with motifs of military generals

Qing Dynasty

Size: Diameter 7.75" Height 18"

Bottom: Ming Chenghua Mark

The black base glaze was developed during the Qing dynasty when porcelain became a medium to express objects of different periods and materials. The courts of Emperor Kangxi, Yongzheng, and Qianlong were fervent in producing porcelains emulating Song ceramics, jade, ornate cloisonné, etc...