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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1250106
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$2,800.00
Monochrome Literati Landscape

Zhu Mai (active early to mid 20th century)

Size: Length 42cm Height 58cm

Zhu Mai was a noted student of the artist, Zhang Da Qian. Unlike her master's dynamic works, Zhu Mai's is reserved and conservative, retaining techniques and styles that could found in Song landscape paintings.

In this work, Zhu Mai presents us with an atmospheric landscape pierced by sharp mountain peaks...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1250099
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$500.00
Kiri or Paulownia wood Merchant's Portable Tansu

Age: Edo-Meiji Period, 19th century

Size: Length 7" Width 11.5" Height 9.5"

In historical Japan, merchant's tansus and portable boxes functioned much like the laptops and computers of the 21st century...

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1970 item #1250095
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Green Jade

20th century

Size: Diameter (interior diameter approx. 4") 5.5cm

Jade accessories are one of the few popular jade accessories women wore during the Ming and Qing dynasty. Often the Chinese wore jade to ward off evil and to bring in good luck.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1800 item #1249983
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Qiguan Celadon Censer

明代 七官青磁香炉 銀火屋

Late Ming or Qing Period

Size: Diameter 13cm Height 16cm

Chinese celadons were first produced in the Han dynasty. However, it was not until the Song Dynasty in which the foundational color - the famous Jade or clear blue sky color - came into being. All succeeding dynasties tried to emulate or improve upon this Song innovation...

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1248984
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$800.00
Print of Lotuses

Qi Baishi

Size: Length 40cm Height 30cm (approx.)

Qi Baishi is known, along with Wu Changshou and Zhang Daqian, as the most notable painter in contemporary Chinese art. Qi Baishi's works are done using large bold brush strokes and a bright color palette, contrasting with the traditional court styles seen in the art of the previous imperial dynasties...

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1950 item #1248896
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Celadon Small Vase

Republic Period or Later

Size: Length 6.5 cm Width 5cm Height 10.5 cm

Chinese celadon has been in production since the Han dynasty. However, by the Song dynasty celadon production took on a new level which is unrivaled with similar works produced in the latter dynasties. This celadon vase is emulating a traditional design first produced during the Song dynasty. During the Qing period, this design was reintroduced and became popular within the Imperial court.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Glass : Pre 1920 item #1247801
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$800.00
Beijing/ Peking Glass Beads in Jadeite Color

Late 19th to early to mid 20th century

Size: per bead 12mm (there is 99 or so beads in one strand)

Chinese glass technology existed since the Han dynasty. However, with the arrival of the Jesuits to China in the 16th century, glass technology expanded in translating objects that the Chinese cherished such as porcelains, jades, and other hard stones...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1910 item #1247497
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$480.00
Hirado or Arita Ware Lotus Leaf Dish

Meiji-Taisho Period

Size: Length 18cm Width 12.5cm Height 7 cm

This fine moulded and sculpted dish is representative of the fine work often seen in Hirado ware. The Hirado kilns were built to produce porcelains wares to be sent to both the shogunate and imperial courts. The Nabeshima-Matsudaira clans commissioned these artist to produce fine and creative porcelain objects.

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 : 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 : 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 : 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 : 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...

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1980 item #1243652
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$3,800.00
Chinese Landscape Painting

Yang Chujun (1936~)

Size: Length 60" Width 47.5"

Yang Chujun is one of the few artists who utilize the traditional elements of Chinese landscape paintings and add modern techniques and elements. His works received wide praise outside of China and has been influential in the art world in Shanghai.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1243563
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Painting of Arhats (J: Rakkan C: Luohan)

Mano Gyotei (1874-1934)

Size: 75" wide and 73" tall

The fierce, humanistic, and zen-like qualities can be seen in these paintings of different arhats. Each arhat representing their understanding of enlightenment engages the viewer in a silent conversation with each arhat. Usually a set of 18 arhats are painted but here we have 6 panels of depicting 8 of the 18 arhats...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1242959
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$2,000.00
Nozarashi

Akamatsu Unrei (1892-1958)

Painted in 1915

Size: Length 78" Width 28"

Akamatsu Unrei is known for his traditional literati landscape paintings and other Nihonga subject matter. Not the eccentric subjects. The painting dates to the winter of 1915 around the time when Unrei was undergoing his training as a painter...