A Meiji Period Japanese carved boxwood dragon ball, circa 1880. The carving is finely rendered. The piece is signed by the artist Gyokuzan. Condition is excellent. Dimensions: Height 3".
A fine pair of Chinese Late Nineteenth Century pottery foo dogs, circa 1890-1900. Each dog is expressive and have a rich green glaze. Condition is excellent. Dimensions: Height 21", Depth 11", Width 22".
A fine Japanese Meiji Period carved antler, with a copper and silver inlayed shakudo pipe, circa 1880. Condition is excellent. Dimensions: Length 8 1/2", Width 1 1/4".
A Japanese Nineteenth Century Meiji Period bronze figure. The bronze is finely cast and finished with a gilt surface. Condition is excellent. Dimensions: Height 10".
A Late Nineteenth Century Japanese Meiji Period bronze figure of a walking boy. Condition is excellent with a deep rich patina. Dimensions: Height 10", Width 4 1/2".
A fine Early Nineteenth Century China Trade reverse painting on glass, circa 1820. Condition is good with some minor paint loss which can be seen in the image. Image: Height 24", Width 16". Frame : Height 27", Width 19 1/2". The gilt frame is original.
A fine Early Nineteenth Century China Trade reverse painting on glass, circa 1820. Condition is good with some minor paint loss which can be seen in the image. The painting retains its original carved gilt frame. Dimensions: Overall: Height 23 1/2", Width 17 1/2".
A fine Chinese Plique a Jour footed bowl, c. 1900 - 1920. Dimensions:Height 3 1/2", Width 5 3/4". Condition is excellent.
A fine Japanese Nineteenth Century Meiji Period Fukugawa porcelain jardiniere, circa 1880. The large jardiniere with an inverted rim has an outer surface painted with five bands depicting floral and geometric elements. The interior is decorated with colorful falling leaves. Condition is excellent. Dimensions: Height 9 1/2", Width 15 1/2".
An amusing Japanese Bizen Ware pottery figure of a Hotei. The figure is finely modeled and is very expressive. The glaze is deep and rich. The back of the figure has an impressed seal. Condition: Excellent. Dimensions: Height 11", Width 7", Depth 5".
A Japanese Arita Porcelain figure circa 1900. The figure of a woman is finely modeled and painted in a traditional colorful palette. Condition is excellent. Dimensions: Height 13".
A fine Japanese Imari porcelain charger, Meiji Period, circa 1880. The porcelain is painted with traditional colorful enamels within radiating panels incorporating birds and scenic vegetation. Condition: Very good. Dimensions: Diameter 16".
A Japanese Mid Nineteenth Century blue and white porcelain bowl, Meiji, Circa 1860. The bowl has a flared rim painted with a repeating border of scrolls. The interior is decorated with a deer like animal at the center. Condition: Excellent. Dimensions: Height 4.5", Diameter 7 1/4".
A fine Japanese Meiji Period large Imari porcelain bowl, circa 1860. The bowl has a deep well with flaring paneled sides. The center of the bowl is painted with a scenic landscape with two deer. The side reserves are decorated with additional floral and geometric fields. Condition: Very good. Dimensions: Height 5", Width 12".
A pair of handsome, richly decorated Japanese satsuma from the mid to late Meiji period are offered here. Each vase measures 13 1/4" high. Including stand and lighing apparatus the height is 28". Each baluster vase is decorated with Zen immortals in typical satsuma colors. Good condition, Empire of Japan, c. 1890
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A late Nineteenth Century Japanese Kutani Porcelain charger, circa 1890-1900. The charger is painted with a repetitive floral border enclosing a main field with floating chrysanthemums. Within this field are two overlapping reserves with scenic images depicting figures and birds. The back of the charger is painted with colorful enamels. The kutani signature appears within the foot rim. Condition: Very good...
A Japanese Imari Porcelain charger, circa 1880. The cobalt blue foliate center surrounded by a wide band with scenic reserves painted in red and green enamels with figures birds and foliage. Condition is excellent. Dimensions: Diameter 24 1/2". The charger rests on folding base creating a table.
A fine pair of Japanese 19th century porcelain bottles, circa 1880. The long narrow neck over a faceted bulbous body finely decorated with dragons and clouds in relief. The clouds and dragons glazed blue. Condition: Excellent. Dimensions: Height 6 3/4", Width 4".
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