antique orientalia by Asian Rarities, netsuke, snuff bottles
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1940 item #708687 (stock #H70024)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$295.00
A finely carved gilt wood sculpture of a Chinese female general, mounted on a prancing Tang-style horse. She is shown glancing back over her shoulder while grasping the reins in her right hand and holding a large bow in her raised left hand. The figures are going down a rocky path amid pine trees, and there are stylized waves from a river beneath them. The elegantly clad General holds a bow in one hand as her cape blows behind her in the wind. At her side is a large quiver of arrows...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1940 item #708675 (stock #H70023)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$295.00
An incredible in-depth Chinese gilt wood carving of two bearded uniformed warriors depicted with spears in their hands, riding on galloping horses between pine trees, and with an attendant running at their side. This ornate sculpture has been finely carved on all four sides, and looks as good from the back as it does from the front. The artist has captured the motion of the horses and the fierceness of the warriors as they pursue their enemy...