Chinese and Japanese Asian Art by David Hawkes
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1700 item #1333979 (stock #4379)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£725.00
A Chinese bronze drum-shaped censer raised on three ruyi feet. Each side is cast with four gamboling lion dogs attracted to a large ribboned pearl of wisdom. The background is covered entirely with fine punch work. The base is signed with the mark of probably the most famous of Ming metalworkers, Hu Wenming. 'Hu Wenming was one of the best-known and most accomplished master metalworkers of the late Ming period...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #1331748 (stock #4371)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£650.00
The extensive village and river scene has many figures, I counted 20. It has a nice patina and looks ‘dry’ and untouched. I resisted the temptation to oil and then wax polish it but that is something you might consider. 19th century.

Approximately 18 cm high, 15.2 cm across the oval. The pot has some largish age cracks but none that go to the inside...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #1330455 (stock #4363)
Hawkes, Asian Art
SOLD
This elegant brush pot is turned in a light wood with a profile originating from bamboo. It is decorated in ink with an abstract pattern depicting free-flowing energy, chi. 19th century. Signs of age and careful use, the interior is dirty from use.

Approximately 15.2cm high. A small chip on the rim, otherwise fine...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #1327356 (stock #4358)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£220.00
A Chinese paperweight in the form of a hare gazing at the moon. The bronze animal inlaid with silver and a small area that might be gold. 19th century.

Approximately 6.8 cm long, 4.8cm high. Original condition with wear from normal use.

Please study the photographs.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #1313409 (stock #4347)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£525.00
The well-carved bamboo in the form of a peach with gnarled leafy branch. 18Th ~ 19th century.

Approximately 11.2 cm long. Overall fine condition. There are a few old insect holes that have been filled with plaster and coloured, the colouring has mostly gone now but could easily be redone with watercolour paints. A tip of one of the leaves has been chipped...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #1307160 (stock #4329)
Hawkes, Asian Art
SOLD
A Chinese bronze censer in the form of a multi-lobed bowl raised on three feet. The base has a cast four-character mark. Late 19th century

Approximately 16.5 cm diameter, 10.8 cm high. The weight is 835 gm. Good condition.

Please study the photographs.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1920 item #1307112 (stock #4328)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£250.00
A small Chinese bamboo brush pot with a deeply carved character and maker's signature. The pot is thick-walled and is a nice colour with many signs of use. The inside is very dusty at the base. 19th ~ 20th century.

Approximately 12cm high. In fine condition with only one short open age crack, beneath the large character...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #1301917 (stock #4320)
Hawkes, Asian Art
SOLD
The large seal formed from soapstone of a mutton fat colour with natural striations and minuscule metal deposits showing on the surface. The base has a carved seal script, one side has an informal inscription and the top has a single character.

Nice signs of wear from normal use, a few, old, minor chips to the edges, otherwise fine.

Approximately 4.9cm x 3.9cm x 3.9cm...