Antique Asian Works of Art from Ancient East
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #1278086 (stock #TBS42)
Ancient East
$575
DESCRIPTION: A lovely Chinese display stand with scroll feet and pierced side aprons, all hand carved from one piece of beautifully grained rosewood. Dating to the early 20th C., (1900 - 1920) it is in excellent condition and would make a fine display stand for sculpture, bonsai or works of art. DIMENSIONS: 15 ½” long (39.4 cm) x 7 7/8” (19.6 cm) wide and 3” high (7.6 cm).
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #1258792 (stock #BPB31)
Ancient East
$925
DESCRIPTION: A large and very decorative wood storage container formed in a classic mei-ping shape with broad, round shoulders tapering to a narrow foot. Crafted like a barrel, it has been lacquered black then gilded with etched leafy vines wrapping around the body. The carved lid is shaped like a lotus pad. This container would have been used in a wealthy household for storage of goods or perhaps wine, and dates from around 1900 - 1925...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1837 VR item #1249323 (stock #TBS36)
Ancient East
$4,600
DESCRIPTION: A fine rosewood (perhaps huanghuali) Chinese kang table dating from the 18th/19th century. The two solid sides that form the legs are joined to the top with dovetail joints and carved (not appliquéd) with a pair of bats symbolizing good fortune, and the Chinese character for "luck." KANG TABLES: In the colder regions of China, a hollow platform known as a ‘kang’ was built into the main living room...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1837 VR item #1204084 (stock #BPB170)
Ancient East
$1,295
DESCRIPTION: A beautifully lacquered Chinese table top cabinet with shaped skirt, two doors and rectangular brass fittings. Across the front, top and sides are garden scenes in gilt featuring people in various activities among trees, rocks and pavilions. Such boxes were used to hold valuables and special items in a wealthy Chinese household. Dating from the early 19th C., this cabinet originates from Shanxi Province and is in quite good condition with expected age wear...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #1152593 (stock #CCS14)
Ancient East
$1,095
DESCRIPTION: An attractive provincial Chinese chest, raised on short feet and lacquered bright red, with one center drawer and two doors. The front face is expanded to have distinctive wing-like spandrels with scalloped edges. This solid elm cabinet is constructed with traditional Chinese joinery and originates from Shanxi Province, C. 1910. DIMENSIONS: 39 ¾” wide (1.1 meters) x 34” high (86.4 cm) x 20” deep (50.8 cm).