Jack Nelis Antiques
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Folk Art : Pre 1920 item #1302883
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€450.00
3 deities, painted on linen, from the Yao ethnic minority in the south of China. They have stains and some tears, but they haven't lost their charm. H. 110 cm, W. 47 cm. Late 19th/ early 20 th century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #1245913
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
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The monkey is a symbol of rank and promotion. Here we see a kneeling monkey holding its legs. It has a warm glossy patina, some parts of the foot are missing. H. 5 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #1245910
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Intricately carved with a three legged toad (wealth) resting on a leaf, next to a lotus pod with movable hardwood seeds, under the leaf a spider and another insect and two frogs on the stem of the lotus pod. H. 3,5 cm, diameter 5 cm. For a similar toggle: Margaret Duda-Traditional Chinese Toggles, page 79, fig. 452. Beautiful wear and patina.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #1163016
Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
€475.00
The figure is holding a ritual scepter and is seated on a horseshoeback chair. H. 41 cm. Minor losses and cracks. Remains of old pigments.