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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1950 item #1331423
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$550.00
Old Chinese soapstone scholars’s stone / brushrest carved in a shape of a mountain range with 5 peaks of various shapes, same material matching base on 6 low feet. Excellent rendition of raw energy of the stone, both dynamic and frozen in dramatic shape. Very beautiful stone of salmon red color with darker veining and lighter colors inclusions, pleasant finish and great patina. Wonderful object for contemplation on scholar’s table. Length 7 3/4 inches, height 3 3/4 inches.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1950 item #1331422
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$395.00
Unusual old Chinese scholar’s buffalo horn brushrest carved as a cluster of reishi fungus. Very clever design, wonderful carving, great depiction of heads and stems. Wonderful quality material changing color from brown to translucent yellow. Overall in excellent condition, stunning piece for scholar's desk. Length 4 7/8 inches, height 2 1/4 inches.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1940 item #1325867
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$425.00
Old Chinese scholar’s rock in a shape of a dramatic snow covered mountain with numerous caves and crevices. Gives wonderful impression of immense energy of the mountain. The stone is probably off-white Zhaoqing limestone with slightly darker inclusions and pinkish tinged areas. Superb scholar’s object, beautiful patina on the surface of the stone, flattened bottom, fitted rosewood stand. Height with stand 3 1/2 inches, length with stand 8 1/4 inches.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1950 item #1282042
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$200.00
Set of 6 Chinese jade and hardstone musical instruments, each on a matching rosewood stand. Instruments include a drum with a pair of drumsticks, gong with striker, cymbals, reed flute and 2 string instruments, one of them (erhu) with a bow. Very well made, in great condition. Length of the erhu 4 inches.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1950 item #1282041
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$200.00
Set of 7 Chinese jade and hardstone musical instruments, each on a matching rosewood stand (except for 2 flutes that share the stand). Instruments include 2 different flutes (lighter colored has jade body), a drum, a gong with striker, cymbals and 2 string instruments, the body of the pipa (the one with pear shaped body) is jade. Very well made, just one loss in the whole group - that of 1 tuning peg on the pipa, otherwise in great condition. Length of the pipa 3 1/8 inches.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1950 item #1282040
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$200.00
Set of 6 Chinese jade and hardstone musical instruments, each on a matching rosewood stand. Instruments include a drum made out of jade, qin (zither) made out of jade, gong with striker, trumpet and 2 string instruments, the body of the cello shaped one is jade. Very well made, just one loss in the whole group - that of 1 tuning peg on the cello, otherwise in great condition. Length of the cello 4 inches.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1950 item #1282039
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$475.00
Chinese scholar’s rock/brush rest carved out of tieli wood native to the Guangdong province. Represents a chain of craggy mountain peaks with numerous crevices and caves, can be viewed from 2 sides. Beautiful striated texture to the wood, very beautiful patina and compressed dust on the surface. Excellent object for a scholar’s desk. Height 2 1/16 inches, length 7 1/8 inches.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1980 item #1254290
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$150.00
Rare Sotheby’s catalog PRIVATE ENGLISH COLLECTION OF FINE CHINESE THUMB RINGS, JADE CARVINGS AND SNUFF BOTTLES that took place in London on December 6th 1995. 237 lots (81 thumb rings, 24 jades, 5 laque-burgaute and 127 snuff bottles), 115 pages, every item is illustrated in color with unusual added feature: most of thumb rings impressions are photographed as a continuous strip. Clean catalog in great condition, prices realized included.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1960 item #1249524
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$350.00
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. Elegant composition, extraordinary brushwork in pine and mountain depiction, beautiful use of slight color, in excellent condition. Inscribed with a short poem, signed and sealed ZHANG SHI YUAN by the artist Zhang Shi Yuan (1898 - 1959)...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1950 item #1238463
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$175.00
Chinese scholar’s brush washer turned out of buffalo horn with four carved chimeras in different attitudes along its perimeter and key fret collar around its mouth. Does not photograph well. Superbly beautiful material with even texture and subtle translucency, wonderful carving. Excellent item for scholar’s desk. Width 2 7/8 inches, height 7/8 inches.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1950 item #1186444
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$425.00
Chinese hardwood burl wrist rest used by painters and calligraphers. Superb quality material with natural patterns resembling swirling clouds. Rich warm patina, in excellent condition. Wonderful piece for scholar’s desk. Length 10 3/8 inches, width 2 5/8 inches.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1940 item #1172660
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$55.00
1930s Chinese scholar’s horn seal of square section with very elegantly and crisply carved characters on the base and traces of red seal paste in the grooves. One side is inlaid with an ivory stud to assist with the orientation of the impression. The impression of the seal is shown on Enlargement 1. Beautiful light colored horn, mellow patina, overall in very good condition. Very nice object for scholar’s table. Height 2 3/8 inches, base 5/8 inches square.