Dmitry Levit Asian Art Dmitry Levit Asian Art
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$1950.00
Netsuke of a resting Manchurian crane with elegantly bent neck, its wings forming an arch above its back. Extremely well carved, perfectly captured essence of the creature, superb detailing of its wings and webbed feet. Eyes are double inlaid with lighter and darker horn, perfect delineation of different feather textures and leathery texture of its legs. Excellent patina, in perfect condition...
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$550.00
Mask netsuke of a beautiful young woman, appears to be that of character Magojiro (see NETSUKE MASKS by Bushell, p. 105). Superbly carved, wonderful tranquil face, beautifully highlighted with black and red, in perfect condition. Very unusual diagonal bar on the back. Signed HODO on the bar - for a very detailed discussion of this brilliant artist (born 1929) see CONTEMPORARY NETSUKE by Miriam Kinsey, p. 217. Very charming, one of the best contemporary netsuke that I have had...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1950 item #1352750
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$250.00
Chinese fan painting in ink and colors on paper depicting a dramatic landscape in scholarly taste with wispy clouds surrounding craggy rocks. Wonderful quality painting with bold features and great mastery of the brush. Perfectly captured mood of the scene, beautiful use of color, in excellent condition. Inscribed, signed TIE SHERXI, mounted on silk covered paper: paper size 14.5x25.5 inches, painting size 21 inches at the widest, painting band width is 7 1/2 inches.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1980 item #1351217
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$595.00
Original woodblock print GREAT TREE (SMALL) by Joichi Hoshi (1913-1979) printed in 1975, framed and glazed. All the misty whitish areas or lines on enlargements are reflections from photography. Excellent crisp and bright print in excellent condition, superb design, metallic gold highlights, listed as plate 335 in JOICHI HOSHI CATALOGUE OF ALL TREE WOODBLOCK PRINTS published by Kato Gallery in 1988...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1980 item #1351216
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$595.00
Original woodblock print EVENING LANDSCAPE by Joichi Hoshi (1913-1979) printed in 1976, framed and glazed. All the misty whitish areas or lines on enlargements are reflections from photography. Excellent crisp and bright print in excellent condition, superb design, metallic gold highlights, listed as plate 359 in JOICHI HOSHI CATALOGUE OF ALL TREE WOODBLOCK PRINTS published by Kato Gallery in 1988...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1980 item #1351215
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$595.00
Original woodblock print SUMMER DAY by Joichi Hoshi (1913-1979) printed in 1977, framed and glazed. All the misty whitish areas or lines on enlargements are reflections from photography. Excellent crisp and bright print in excellent condition, superb design, metallic gold highlights, listed as plate 377 in JOICHI HOSHI CATALOGUE OF ALL TREE WOODBLOCK PRINTS published by Kato Gallery in 1988. Red “tree” seal of the artist in lower right corner, signed by the artist in pencil (see detail)...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1980 item #1351113
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$1950.00
Limited edition large size original woodblock print THE MOON (B) by Joichi Hoshi (1913-1979) printed in 1975. A full moon glows over a canopy of weathered trees, a dramatic image in soft shades of silver metallic leaf, grays and browns. Excellent crisp print in superb condition, limited edition of 99, listed as plate 328 in JOICHI HOSHI CATALOGUE OF ALL TREE WOODBLOCK PRINTS published by Kato Gallery in 1988...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1980 item #1351111
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$595.00
Original woodblock print HIGH TREETOP (RED) by Joichi Hoshi (1913-1979) printed in 1976, framed and glazed. All the misty whitish areas or lines on enlargements are reflections from photography. Excellent crisp and bright print in excellent condition, superb design, metallic gold highlights, listed as plate 356 in JOICHI HOSHI CATALOGUE OF ALL TREE WOODBLOCK PRINTS published by Kato Gallery in 1988...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1980 item #1351110
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$550.00
Original woodblock print EVENING TREE (BLUE) by Joichi Hoshi (1913-1979) printed in 1972, framed and glazed. All the misty whitish areas or lines on enlargements are reflections from photography. Excellent crisp print in perfect condition, metallic gold highlights, listed as plate 268 in JOICHI HOSHI CATALOGUE OF ALL TREE WOODBLOCK PRINTS published by Kato Gallery in 1988. Red “tree” seal of the artist in lower right corner, signed by the artist in pencil (see detail)...
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$110.00
Ten assorted volumes of the International Netsuke Society Journal: VOLUME 21 # 4, WINTER 2001, 72 pp., VOLUME 22 # 4, WINTER 2002, 64 pp., VOLUME 23 # 1, SPRING 2003, 61 pp., VOLUME 23 # 3, FALL 2003, 56 pp., VOLUME 23 # 4, WINTER 2003, 56 pp., VOLUME 28 # 1, SPRING 2008, 62 pp., VOLUME 29 # 1, SPRING 2009, 68 pp., VOLUME 29 # 2, SUMMER 2009, 60 pp., VOLUME 29 # 3, Fall 2009 , 64 pp., VOLUME 31 # 3, Fall 2011, 60 pp...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1960 item #1350816
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$300.00
Chinese fan painting in ink and colors on paper depicting a dramatic landscape with a tall pagoda standing on the top of a mountain. Wonderful quality painting with bold features and great mastery of the brush. Unusual composition, perfectly captured mood of the scene, beautiful use of color and ink washes (see the texture of the sky), in excellent condition. Inscribed, signed and sealed LU XIAOMAN for the female Chinese painter Lu Xiaoman (1903— 1965)...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1960 item #1350814
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$300.00
Chinese fan painting in ink and colors on paper depicting a landscape in scholarly taste with a wide view from a valley on scholar’s huts among pines and towering mountains in the background...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1980 item #1350813
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$250.00
Chinese fan painting in ink and colors on paper depicting a landscape in scholarly taste with a low lying bay with a scholar in a boat and another scholar with a boy attendant in a clearing among pines. Wonderful quality painting with bold features and great mastery of the brush, perfectly captured mood of the scene, beautiful use of color and ink - see the rippling surface of the water. Inscribed, signed and sealed LU YANSHAO for Chinese painter Lu Yanshao (1909-1993). Mounted on silk covered p...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1980 item #1350812
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$250.00
Chinese fan painting in ink and slight colors on paper depicting a landscape in scholarly taste with a scholar’s hut among pines on a hill, and expanse of a quiet lake on the left and high hills in the background. Fantastic quality painting with bold features and great mastery of the brush. Elegant composition, perfectly captured mood of the scene, beautiful use of color and ink washes, in excellent condition. Calligraphic inscription dating the painting to 1972, signed and sealed YIN YEPING ...
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$550.00
Unusual netsuke of two differently sized tadpoles - one in a stage when it starts growing its legs, the other one did not get there yet. Rare subject, elegant composition, superbly realistic carving of shapes and textures perfectly capturing the essence of the creatures, yet also having a feeling of an abstract sculpture. Wonderful clean carving, signed RYOSHU on the bottom - for information on one of the best Japanese netsuke carvers of the 20th century see p. 886 of NETSUKE & INRO ARTISTS AND ...
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$450.00
Netsuke carved as a grandfather with a shishimai (lion dance) mask with long hood leaning over his grandson who laughs as he falls over a hobby horse. Very well captured interaction between two characters, wonderful cheerful faces, eyes of the lion mask are inlaid with dark horn and the hood with green glass roundels, black ink highlights, good patina. Signed ROGYOKU and sealed the same on the bottom. Height 1 3/4 inches.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Enamel : Pre 1980 item #1347577
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$225.00
Chinese Canton enamel writer’s coupe / brush washer of rectangular shape with rounded corners and low feet painted in polychrome enamels with various scholar’s items consisting of a wine pot, numerous fruit, lingzhi fungus and several archaic vessels containing different scholar’s objects. Excellent quality painting, beautiful colors, spurious 4-character Qianlong mark in blue enamel on the bottom, pleasantly heavy, in fantastic condition, wonderful decorative item for scholar’s desk. Le...
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$40.00
Used hardcover book NETSUKE: FANTASY AND REALITY IN JAPANESE MINIATURE SCULPTURE by Joe Earle. The book was published in 2004 by the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston to accompany an exhibition in the museum. Probably the best public exhibition of netsuke in the last 30 years - each piece is of superb quality, none is mediocre. Drawn from the holdings of the Museum and private collections. Superbly illustrated volume examines netsuke in the context of Japanese life and details the origins of designs...