Each piece is designed with a green nephrite body set in a silver repousse base supported by three leaf shaped feet. The bases have a wonderful band of foliage and flowers. The design is brought to life with hand chasing that allows for each element to pop. The pepper shaker is fitted with a domed lid that is perforated and centered by a small final...
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The square mottled green body is surmounted by a silver tiger with an enameled tong. The center of the stone body is carved to house a silver well with a cradle to rest a cigarette. The piece rests on a silver base that it is bezeled set into and is raised on a scrolling square bracket feet...
The figure is carved from a single piece of wood and has traces of original gesso and paint. Carved with breath taking delicate features and adorned with a crown, a cloak with elegant folds and swags...
Cast in the form of a barrel the top is designed with a short neck and is flanked by loops for a bamboo or rush styled handle that is no lacking. The body is molded with strap work and is hand decorated on the front with characters and stylized flowers. The front is also designed with a port to place a spicket or cork to release the Saki.
Size: 16β high 13β diameter
Condition: Good, lacking spicket, cork stopper, and handle...
The ewer hand made with a small flaring rim over a long neck over a straight shouldered form of tapering cylindrical form has an applied exaggerated handle terminating in scrolls. The body is decorated with chased designs of leaves and flowers.
Size: 7β high
The square bowl with scalloped sides is flanked by a pair of handles and is decorated in pink, white, red, and blue in a floral motif. The interior is centered with a floral bouquet on a white background, and rim is marked by a design of eight inverted flowers. The exterior is designed with six reserves with floral bouquets...
The classical stoneware figures are formed as two scholars seated side by side. The figures are glazed in blue, green, mustard and white. The figures are unmarked. This grouping would be perfect topping a stack of books or made into a lamp base.
Size: 5 Β½β high 6β X 3 Β½β
Condition: Excellent to very good, two small chips at base of the figure with the green robe
A silky ground with metallic embroidery of flowering branches and perched birds framed with similar work. The blossoms and birds are embroidered with blues, pinks and greens. The textile floats within the frame with a silky mat and back in a fleshy pink color.
Framed: 17 Β½β high 25β wide
Condition: Excellent, frame with slight wear, textile floats so it there is slight irregularity to the surface...
The molded figure with flowing robe is holding a large lotus blossom. She is supported and raised on a round base decorated in relief with scrolling stems leading to blossoms and leaves. The verso is stamped in red βCHINA.β The figure also has an adjustable hand. Figure is photographed on teak base that is not included.
Size: 14β high
The small vessel with applied spout and corkscrew handle has a soft celadon glaze. This unique little piece is a great accent of a table or shelf. The body is marked on the side near the base with an impressed artist stamp.
Size: 4 6/8β high
The rectangular form with round ends slides open to reveal an interior sleeve. This unique piece is decorated in a silvered colored ground with raised slip work along with polychrome figures.
Size: 11β long 2 ΒΌβ high 2 Β½β deep
$65.00 (sale price $45.50)
The three tapering cylindrical jars of graduating sizes have a flat lid glazed in the same shades of mustard yellow, sky blue and shades of green. The molded jars have a ribbed surface in the middle and at the base. The pieces are unmarked and are probably Japanese circa 1950.
Size: 4β high 5β diameter (largest)
This shallow bowl/plate epitomizes the classic Imari porcelain style. The elegantly scalloped edges are gold rimmed. The interior side boarders are in a blue and white motif display alternating patterns of beetles, geometric design and, a fishing vignette. The base of the bowl/plate is encircled with a large band of gold, red, green and, blue. This consists of cranes, maples and, floral motifs...