Chinese and Japanese Asian Art by David Hawkes
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Pre 1920 item #1346317 (stock #4402)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£1,850.00
A Remarkable Indian or East Asian offering Bowl on Stand, late 19th or early 20th century.

The bowl is cast and then finished by fine chisel work and engraving, all against an intricate punched ground. It features a myriad of hunters and animals, the trees seem full of game. On the hilly horizon can be seen various dwellings and pavilions, tiny birds in the sky. The base is an arrangement of three elephant heads supporting an acanthus cup on which sits the offering bowl...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1345885 (stock #4401)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£230.00
A Chinese 'Basse Taille' enamel snuff bottle. Elaborately decorated with a bird and flowers on one side, pomegranates on the other, all in low relief against a textured silver ground. The bottle is complete with a bone or ivory spoon.

Approximately 8cm high...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1345883 (stock #4399)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£850.00
A Japanese snuff bottle for the Chinese market, late 19th century. The bottle is carved and engrave ivory and filled with black and red lacquer to stunning effect.

Approximately 6.7cm high. Perfect condition.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1900 item #1345882 (stock #4398)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£320.00
A Chinese jade toggle carved as a crouching shi-shi, the stone of a pale grey-green colour. Nice lustrous polish. 18th / 19th century.

Approximately 4.5cm long. Fine condition

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1900 item #1345881 (stock #4398)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£290.00
A fine Chinese white jade appliqué of oval form carved with twin carp in turbulent waves. The jade is carved almost paper thin, semi-transparent, and the back has two pairs of tiny holes to allow thread to attach the appliqué to a garment. 19th century.

Approximately 7.5cm by 6.7cm. Perfect condition...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #1345880 (stock #4396)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£120.00
A Korean pale grey porcelain offering stand. 19th century. Each stand is fired resting on another and so kiln grit, used to prevent adhesion, is left as evidence.

Approximately 12.8 cm diameter, 6.5cm high. Perfect condition.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1700 item #1345879 (stock #4395)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£125.00
The silver gilt appliqué depicts a dancing boy beneath an umbrella formed by a giant branch taken from a peach tree. A deer holding a lingzhi in its mouth and a bat with coin tassels accompanies him. The work is very fine, as you would expect from the late Ming period. The appliqué was intended to be sewn to a costume and therefore is quite delicate and light in weight...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #1345848 (stock #4389)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£125.00
A Japanese porcelain dish depicting two figures in a garden. The moulded dish has a shaped edge dressed with an iron slip. Late 18th century or beginning of the 19th. A shaped dish with a similar subject is illustrated in 'Japanese Porcelain” by Soame Jenyns, Faber & Faber, 1965.

Approximately 12cm diameter. Perfect condition...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #1345847 (stock #4390)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£110.00
A Japanese porcelain dish depicting two figures in a garden. The moulded dish has a shaped edge dressed with an iron slip. Late 18th century or beginning of the 19th. A shaped dish with a similar subject is illustrated in 'Japanese Porcelain” by Soame Jenyns, Faber & Faber, 1965.

Approximately 12cm diameter. Near perfect condition, there is a tiny fleabite to one of the points on the rim, noted in the photographs...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #1345846 (stock #4391)
Hawkes, Asian Art
SOLD
A Japanese porcelain 'Black Ship' rice bowl and cover. Imari ware from the early 19th century. The bowl depicts 'Ranjin', Dutchmen, and their trading vessel...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1345845 (stock #4392)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£110.00
A Japanese Imari porcelain deep dish decorated with a 'faux' armorial. Late 18th century.

Approximately 14.8cm width. The dish has light wear to the enamels from use. There is a shallow flake to the rim, noted in the photographs.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1345844 (stock #4393)
Hawkes, Asian Art
SOLD
A Japanese Imari porcelain deep dish decorated with a 'faux' armorial. Late 18th century.

Approximately 14.9cm width. The dish has light wear to the enamels from use.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1339601 (stock #4388)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£475.00
A very unusual Arita barber’s bowl dating to the second quarter of the 18th century. The oval body is moulded and features butterflies and peonies on a ribbed ground. This form is very likely to have been based on Dutch Delft pottery or perhaps a silver example. The interior is decorated in a rather striking manner with a band of underglaze blue fishes amongst breaking waves. The reverse is decorated with prunus sprigs, and two holes to the foot-rim to allow suspension...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1339599 (stock #4387)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£225.00
An Unusual Japanese Porcelain Kensui, late 18th Century.

A kensui is a pot in which the water is poured after rinsing a chawan during the tea ceremony. The enamelled design is unusual especially the bold use of iron-red. The base has a variation of the spiral fuku mark, used in the 1780’s. It is uncommon to find ceramics associated with the tea ceremony that can be safely dated to before the 19th century.

5 inches (12.7cm) diameter, 3.3/4 inches (9.5cm) high...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #1339559 (stock #4386)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£425.00
A Japanese Imari porcelain tub possibly for presenting cooked rice at a celebration. It appears to be styled on a sushi oke, a wooden tub used in the preparation of sushi rice. Thickly potted and quite heavy. The glaze inside the inner foot rim has a warmer tone to it...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Inro and Sagemono : Pre 1900 item #1338922 (stock #4384)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£260.00
A fine woven tonkotsu, 19th century.

Deftly woven with very thin strips of bamboo then lacquered to strengthen and waterproof. The cord guides and knop are cleverly integral and remain complete and in good condition. Within the lid there is a maker's 'ruyi' mark in red lacquer. This set comprising of tobacco box, agate ojime and stag horn netsuke must have been brought back from Japan as a souvenir and perhaps kept in a cupboard, it is, except for some slight wear, in perfect condition. ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1700 item #1338918 (stock #4383)
Hawkes, Asian Art
SOLD
A Chinese Bronze Garlic Mouth Vase, Ming, 17th C.

A small vase with a band of stylised spiral of abstract form beneath a band of diamond spirals. The waist wit a pair of simple handles. The garlic mouth has a neatly formed rim. Us usual with bronzes of this period the base is made separately and soldered into place.

Approximately 17 cm high. Fine original condition.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1338887 (stock #4382)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£285.00
A fine large Japanese Imari dish from the 18th century.

Approximately 31 cm diameter. Fine condition. One short section of the rim with crazing of the glaze.

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