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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #1176799 (stock #1A10)
Lilly Parker Antiques, Inc.
$9,500.00
Pair Chinese blue and white Canton porcelain Tea Canisters, circa before 1830 and 13 3/4" high-with carved rosewood tops, 12 1/2" high-without tops, 7 1/4" wide square with unglazed flat bottom. This pair of Canton Tea Canisters are very heavy weight with typical Canton decorations of a man on the bridge, sampans in the lake, pavilions with pine and willow trees and two(2) men walking up the hill to the Temple, all the decorations are done in underglaze blue. Two(2) carved rosewood tops(at least 40 years old) came with this pair Canton Canister set. There are few very shallow glaze chips on the corners, about the size of 3/4" to 1/4" wide, and frits on the top rims, both rings like bell.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1930 item #1284424 (stock #2A133C)
Lilly Parker Antiques, Inc.
$9,000.00
Pair Chinese Rosewood Display Shelves/Stands, 21" high, 31" wide, 7" deep, very heavy dense hardwood shelves with rounded corners are for the Scholar's display purpose for their precious small object collections. Multiple shelves are between 4" to 10" high and 5" to 19" wide, and some shelves are shaped like alter table top. It is very difficult to find pair in this quality and condition. The weight is heavy and no damages.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1285286 (stock #1A164)
Lilly Parker Antiques, Inc.
$6,500.00
Chinese Export Rosewood Butler's Desk made for the English Market, circa 1850's, 46" high, 50" wide, 23" deep, very large and heavy Rosewood, entire desk is made out of Rosewood include back and inside the drawers with beautiful and distinctive Chinese Rosewood Grains, and include some dots and round circles in the wood. Side panels are one(1) single board of rosewood used for each side, include backside is divided three(3) separate panels, enforced by rosewood vertical frame and pegged into the main piece, all the work was done by hand, shows irregular surface cut marks. All the dovetails inside the drawers are very wide dovetail compare to English style, wheels on the bottom of the bracket feet. Front of the graduated size drawers and both side panels are inlaid with the black Olive Wood lines enclosed the hidden Brass handles. Front part of the Desk top is connected with Brass hardware, operate by the round small brass buttons inside the front of the desk top, to open and close or pull out and close. Inside the desk, there are three(3) larger drawers on the bottom, two(2) smaller size of drawers are located in each side of the four(4) pigeon holes, one(1) center closed door compartment, all the front of the drawers are inlaid with thin line of Satinwood and Olive Wood, with the hand carved Rosewood round knobs. The condition is good, some wear and tear, no major damages.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : French : Early : Pre 1800 item #1284705 (stock #5A158D)
Lilly Parker Antiques, Inc.
$6,500.00
French Provincial dark oak cupboard, 18th century Louise XV period, 74" high, 55" wide, 20" deep-bottom cupboard, 12 1/2" deep-display rack area, with hand carved deep relief design. Hand carved huge Sunflower with sprigs of leaves on the top front, flowers in the vase in the center of two(2) blind doors between hand chased two(2) decorative large brass key holes and back lock plates(old key is available) continue on to the top side. All the door hinges are all old original brass. Inside the latch to close the two(2) doors are old black iron. All the back boards are original primitive solid wood panels. Wooden pegs are used between the joints, there are some old iron metal nails are visible on top board to the vertical side panels. This French Country dark Oak cupboard is beautiful example and good small size. The condition is good, no need any restorations. Please request for more photographs.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Furniture : Pre 1910 item #1288308 (stock #4A99E)
Lilly Parker Antiques, Inc.
$5,750.00
Pair beautiful rare findings of Korean Scholar Chest "Mungap" with Burlwood inlaid doors and drawers with White Brass "Baektong" lock plates and square handles, 18" high, 32" wide, 13 3/4" deep, three(3) burlwood front drawers above the four(4) removable burlwood with lighter wood line frame panel doors supported by small feet, continue to vertical frame, wrapped with the white brass on the corners, top shows the dovetail method. All the panel doors are removable through the one area-second from right area- slide and pull through that area and pushed to the left side one by one to close all four(4) doors, no one can open the doors unless know how to open the whole chest. Only one(1) door-second from right- has the key hole which is open. The way to open the key hole-only one- is to push the white brass round center of the flower to upward, but none of others open except one(1) door-second from right. Inside the four(4) panel doors, there are four(4) small drawers under the top with small white brass tear drop shape handles. It is very important to lock the documents and papers, plus all the valuable utensils of the scholar. The condition is very good, shows the normal age wears, none of the white brass hard wear is missing. This was owned by one of the collectors in DC area for long time.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1234498 (stock #2A14B)
Lilly Parker Antiques, Inc.
$4,800.00
Pair Chinese Famille Rose Porcelain Flask or Moon shape vases, 10 1/4" high, 7 1/4" wide-widest part, 2 1/2" wide on the base, 2 1/8" diameter-top rim, early 1800's, with pair extremely finely decorated overglaze Dragons with highlighted gold between white flowers and feathers on the Turquoise color background inside large roundels on both side surrounded with Famille Rose color of floral and vines in the slightly raised pink background. Top and bottom section of the vase is decorated overglaze vines and floral design on yellow background, and two(2) stylized reclining Lizards handles on both side of shoulders. Reclining Lizards have a lot of open spaces between vase and detailed body of Lizards and slender style, not fat and chunky attachment. There are no restoration, modification or touch up on original condition, except two(2) very shallow piece off from the bottom about 1/4" wide and no depth except color is different, and small shallow chip off from Lizard's elbow about 3/8" wide which shows white color in the photograph. Gold on top rim is worn and one(1) tiny bubble popped long time ago. It is hard to find the pair of flask shape vases in this condition and fine detailed decoration throughout the surface.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1287497 (stock #1A121)
Lilly Parker Antiques, Inc.
$4,500.00
18th Century Chinese Yongzheng period Porcelain large Charger, between 1723-1736, 15 1/4" diameter, 2 1/4" high, with large Peony flowering branches in the center bordered by high wide rim with floral decoration, highlighted with gold. The decorations are done by raised low relief overglaze enamel and emphasize for each strokes and colors. The condition is good, no damage or restoration.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1900 item #1161973 (stock #2A120)
Lilly Parker Antiques, Inc.
$4,000.00
Chinese large carved Rock Crystal figure of Guan Yin, 9 1/2" high, 3 1/2" wide-widest part, 2 1/4" deep-maximum measurement, carved out of one(1) large solid natural Rock Crystal. The carving of the expression of the face and other detail of position of the hand and holding object are very polished and finely done. There are some grains showing deep inside the rock and some rough and dark natural area is on the backside of Guan Yin's head. The condition is very good except two(2) tiny frits under the tips of the skirt, it is not visible through the naked eyes but felt by finger tips. There are no open hair lines or any restoration was done on this figure.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : French : Pre 1900 item #1280274 (stock #5A163B)
Lilly Parker Antiques, Inc.
$4,000.00
French Dore Bronze(Ormolu) mounted Mahogany large desk, 29" high, 34" wide, 22" deep, with Brilliant Ormolu frame wrapped around the top and same Ormolu carved decoration continues on the four(4) sides. This desk can be used as Partner's desk in the middle of the room but drawers are only in front side. All the lock plates and keyholes are carved raised relief Ormolu Lion's face with original Ormolu decorated key included, and all the lock mechanism work properly. Drawers are dovetailed joint with Oak lining, supported by the round tapered legs terminated with bronze shoes, completely wrapped around the feet with bronze shoes. The brown leather top is original, tightly glued together, and some wear and tear on the top with old separation across the top caused by the shrinkage of the wooden top under the leather, some small pieces of ormolu ribbons are broken off to lock plates, no need any major restoration, ready to use in the room.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1284823 (stock #4A98D)
Lilly Parker Antiques, Inc.
$3,800.00
Korean dark brown Lacquer inlaid with Phoenix and Dragon design Low Table, inlaid with mostly Shark's Skin, and other inlaid materials are Mother of Pearl, Tortoise Shell and twisted brass wire, 13 1/2" high, 38 1/2" x 27" wide. Top of the table is inlaid design of Four(4) claws Dragon and Phoenix chasing flaming Pearl, most of Dragon is inlaid with Shark"s Skin with twisted wire and Dragon's eyes are inlaid Mother of Pearl. The Phoenix is mostly inlaid with Tortoise Shell with Mother of Pearl eyes and few pieces of Tortoise Shell is missing on feather part-see white small area, puffy cotton clouds on top are inlaid with Mother of Pearl plus few Korean style of small money sacks on the side apron, all other inlaid works are done with Shark's Skin in different colors with twisted Brass Wire. There are some Chinese Characters inlaid with Tortoise Shell on the corners of four(4) aprons, and drop down to four(4) gracefully curved short legs. Very tight crack on wood -see photos- can be repaired or leave it alone. Some lacquer finish was done with gold powders sprinkled on the dark brown lacquer just before the artist finish the final touch. Please request for more photographs. There are very minimum separation between top and side apron in couple corners.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1287325 (stock #3A125C)
Lilly Parker Antiques, Inc.
$3,500.00
Beautiful Japanese Marquetry inlaid Table, lots of Marquetry designs are displayed in this three(3) functional table, all in one(1) table, becomes to a Book Stand, a Chess table and a Sewing or Work Table, 33 1/2" high, 13" deep, 35 1/2" wide when it is open, 17 1/2" wide when two(2) leaves are closed on both side, with inlaid bracket support in the back and front on both side. This multiple purpose table comes in two(2) part, with separate stand with curved black lacquered legs connected to the rectangle shape stretcher on the bottom to strengthen the legs. There are two(2) small drawers above one(1) long drawer next to the small door inlaid with Persimmon wood Cherry tree, and mounted with white metal. Inside the door, there are small drawers. There is a pull out board in the bottom of the top piece, also inlaid with geometric design of Marquetry work with different kind of wood and shows various colors of the wood and shapes, and back side also inlaid with floral branches, very different design than other side. This pull out board goes into the long horizontal opening in the back and become book stand. If no need for the book stand, then push the board into the long horizontal opening in front side, then become hidden under the top piece. The pull out board in front become extra table top when more space is needed for sewing or other type of work. This table is a multiple purpose table, plus a very beautiful piece of furniture in any room setting. There are some warping on the table top, some wear and tear on wood surface.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1900 item #1286076 (stock #3A148A)
Lilly Parker Antiques, Inc.
$3,500.00
Pair Japanese carved Wood Shrine Guardian Lions, 19th century, 10 1/2" high, 6" wide, 11" deep, wonderfully bleached and weathered being outside. This Guardian also called Protector, or Shishi Dog, one mouth open and another mouth closed, always as a pair, placed on the top of the door hinges or under the eave in front of the Shrine doors to protect and stand Guard outside before entering the Shrine. The details of the carving is bold but very detailed, like fat feet and tummy, fierce eyes, and face expressions are very humorous and cute. The condition is good, one side of ear belongs to the one mouth open is somewhat bruised and missing a little, and shows the cracks on the both Guardian Dogs.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1910 item #1289393 (stock #3A122C)
Lilly Parker Antiques, Inc.
$3,500.00
Japanese Keyaki wood Tansu, two(2) section Tansu, early part of Meiji Period, 1867-1912, with brass Turtle and Iron Eagle on black iron oval shape back plate and heavy black iron handles, 46" high, 48" wide, 17 1/2" deep, include secret drawers in the highly decorated with black iron blind door located lower right side on the bottom, two(2) graduated size long drawers in the top section. The Keyaki wood grains in the front part of the drawers are highly decorative, the secondary wood is black lacquered Cedar wood. All the lock plates are decorated with raised removable Brass Turtles and Iron Eagles within brass frame. Brass Turtle will move up and down to hide the key holes and change his positions. The condition is good, shows some wears on wood, and little bits of brass beaks of Eagles are broken off.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1910 item #1285180 (stock #3A122C)
Lilly Parker Antiques, Inc.
$3,500.00
Japanese Keyaki wood Tansu, two(2) sections, Meiji period, with Brass Turtle and Iron Eagle lock back plates and heavy black iron handles, 46" high, 48" wide, 17 1/2" deep, include secret drawers inside the heavily decorated with black iron blind door in the lower right side, next to the deep longer drawer decorated with Brass Turtle and Iron Eagle lock plates in the center and heavy black iron handles on both sides. Two(2) graduated size long drawers in the top section. Front of the Tansu is highly decorative grains of Keyaki wood, and the side secondary wood is Cedar wood, with black lacquered on the Cedar wood frame. All the lock plates are decorated with Brass Turtle and iron Eagles inside the Brass Frame. There are some wear on wood and small pieces of Brass beaks are broken off-see pictures.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1171903 (stock #3A1A)
Lilly Parker Antiques, Inc.
$3,000.00
Very large size of Japanese Imari Vase or Urn, made during later part of 1800's Meiji period in Arita area, 36" high, 12" diameter -top rim, 15" wide-widest measurement, with fluted top rim, very vivid color of Imari, horse man and another man playing musical instrument while they are traveling together. Beautiful colorful Peacock design between two(2) large panels of the horse and a man playing musical instrument. Around the bottom area, high relief large Peony flowers decorated, all the designs of entire vase was done by overglaze enamel, resting on the raised high rim. If you see some lines in the picture, that is the part of the designs, there are no damages or restorations.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1226378 (stock #3A125)
Lilly Parker Antiques, Inc.
$2,800.00
Japanese Lacquer Trunk with Maki lacquer low relief decoration, with large Lotus flowers on five(5) side(top, front, back and both side) continued design of large Lotus flowers, and stamped brocade Bronze finish Strapping, 14 1/2" high, 24 1/2" wide, 17 1/2" deep, include inner black lacquer tray fitted over the top rim. The top cover is separate piece, not hinged, and fit on the top rim of main trunk. The large Lotus Flowers in the water design is spread out on all five(5) side, bottom is finished with black lacquer only. The straps are overlapping onto the bottom, and one side of bronze finish fitting was missed before and replaced with oval shape piece long time ago, and the other side is complete with original pieces. Each corner of joint is split and small size of lacquer losses on the various areas, no major lacquer losses on top of large Lotus flowers. This Maki lacquer trunk has a beautiful old patina.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1900 item #1262839 (stock #4A11E)
Lilly Parker Antiques, Inc.
$2,750.00
Tibetan Lacquered on low Relief design of flying Dragon within scalloped cartouche, borders are decorated low relief Chinese Character "Long Life", 20" high, 35" wide 15" deep, wrapped with metal around corners and hinges for lock compartment in front is brass. decorated with Buddhist symbols on the side and no decoration in the back. Top shows some wears of paint on top of the cloth glued base material and separation between wood panels, shows wear and tear from the many years of use in the Monasteries. No major damages except some small pieces of missing Polychrome Lacquer finish..
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : English : Georgian : Pre 1800 item #1290425 (stock #5A157D)
Lilly Parker Antiques, Inc.
$2,650.00
18th Century Irish or English Mahogany oval shape Cross Banded tilt top Breakfast Table, 30" high, 51" x 42" wide, with Coromandel wood Cross Banded at the rounded edge, standing on the Pedestal with Cabriole legs, with caster on the bottom. Owner purchased this table in Ireland more than 50 years ago, kept in one(1) family. There are some dark stains on the table top with age and use, some wears on the edge but very solid and heavy table.