This is a finely sculpted and finished hardstone Artists Pen Washer. The Pen Washer is likely from the mid twentieth century. The Pen Washer measures 4.8 inches long, 2.8 inches wide and 1.0 inches in height. The color is very near a mottled celadon/brown. The finish is very good and the piece has the cool feel of Jade. Please feel free to email any questions.
This is a beautifully carved and finished Celadon Jade Brush Rest. The Rest areas are flanked by a pair of finely detailed Mythical Beasts. The Jade is uniform in color and texture with a single are of russet brown and shallow calcification. The Rest measures 4.38" in length, 2.0" in height and .65" thick. Please feel free to email any questions.
This is a wonderfully designed and crafted Artists Brush Rest. The Rest is in the form of a reclining Maiden possibly moving through the clouds or heavens. The Jade is a soft creamy white with areas of rust throughout. The Jade is well carved and finished to a warm sheen. The Rest is 7.25" long; 2.0" in height and .75" deep. There are no chips or repairs to the piece. I believe the Rest could be early 20th century. Please feel free to email any questions.
This is a large Vintage Chinese Jewelry Storage Chest. This beautiful Chest is exceptionally well crafted with a total of two doors and six silk lined drawers. The silk covering features woven Asian scenes and show no sign of wear. The exterior is comprised of six panels with raised carved scenes of maidens, rendered in hardstones and other exotic materials. The wooden material from which the Chest is made is likely crafted from an ironwood, an ebony wood or other dense wood material...
This is an expertly carved and finished Tortoise Shell Pendant depicting a Shou character encircled by five bats.The Pendant was purchased from a Westcoast Auction House. The Pendant measures 2.87"h x 1.75"w x .31" thick. Please feel free to email any questions.
This is an expertly carved and finished Tortoise Shell Pendant depicting leaping fish in a lotus pond.The Pendant was purchased from a Westcoast Auction House. The Pendant measures 3.06" in length, 1.75" wide and .32" thick.Please feel free to email any questions.
This is a vintage/antique Gilt Bronze Figure of Guandi. The Figure was purchased from a mid-west auction house some time ago. The figure depicts Guandi shown in Military dress and seated on a throne. The Figure is 9.05" tall, 5.0" wide and 4.5" deep. The Figure is in good condition with no damage or repair.
This is an expertly carved and finished statue of a Buddha. The Buddha measures 2.38" in height, 1.63" wide and .75" in depth. The quality is excellent.
A beautiful handpainted and decorated six lobed bowl with an impressed signature on the underside. The bowl measures 10.0 inches in diameter and is 2.25 inches deep. The center panel depicts a group of Elders and Children in a wooded setting near a lake. The surrounding lobes are intrically painted with beautifully interwoven designs in gold and accented with groups of small flowers done in shades of celedon, black and white. The bowl is in near mint condition with no damage or abnormal wear...