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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Enamel : Pre 1900 item #1292302
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$275.00
Rather unusual 19th century Chinese scholar’s box for small items (such as ink cakes) with metal body and cloisonne decoration on the top, bottom and sides depicting numerous scholar’s objects. The body of the box is copper, the bands on the outside are paktong - an alloy made of copper, nickel and zinc used in China in 18th and 19th centuries...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Enamel : Pre 1910 item #1247966
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$175.00
Late Qing Dynasty (1890s to 1911) small Chinese Canton enamel covered box for seal paste painted on the outside with polychrome enamels depicting a butterfly in flight among melons, gourds and morning glory flowers on vines with leaves. Wonderful quality painting with famille rose colors, gilding to all exposed metal parts (some wear). Very pleasant patina, great item for scholar’s desk. Height 1 1/4 inches, diameter 2 3/4 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Enamel : Pre 1900 item #1238586
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$275.00
19th century Chinese Canton enamel footed wine cup of round section with flaring mouth painted on the outside in polychrome enamels with three sprays of different flowers and grasses. Inside has another spray in the cavetto, and five bats in flight among clouds around the rim. Superb quality painting with famille rose colors, in great condition - all dark spots are original pitting marks, no cracks, losses or stress lines...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Enamel : Pre 1900 item #1238585
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$150.00
19th century Chinese Canton enamel footed shallow dish painted in polychrome enamels with 4 different archaic bronze vessels containing scholar’s items such as reishi fungus scepter, peacock feather and coral branch, all on light blue ground. Scrolling design in black enamel on the inside and in blue on the outside. Blue enamel floral mark on the bottom. Some tiny chipping outside along the upper rim. Wonderful item for scholar’s desk. 3 3/4 inches square.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Enamel : Pre 1900 item #1238584
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$150.00
19th century Chinese Canton enamel footed wine cup of square section painted on the outside in polychrome enamels with “Hundred Antiques” - various archaic bronze vessels containing scholars items such as scrolls, brushes, reishi fungus scepters, peacock feathers and coral branches. Excellent quality painting with famille rose colors and black enamels with gold pencilling. Old darker spot inside on the bottom, otherwise in great condition - no star cracks or enamel losses...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Enamel : Pre 1910 item #1214348
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$125.00
Late Qing Dynasty (1890s to 1911) small Chinese Canton enamel covered box for seal paste painted on the top with polychrome enamels depicting a Chinese lady with a fan in a garden, border of flower spray reserves and scrolling vines. Nice quality painting with famille rose colors, all dark spots are original pitting marks. Quiet item for scholar’s desk. Height 1 inch, diameter 2 1/4 inches.