E & M Perez Ellen and Michael Perez
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1296783 (stock #465ar)
E & M Perez
$175.00
Each measuring 7" in diameter, and signed on the back "Kizan", these plates are delicately painted in overglaze enamels with gilding over the flowers and floral elements and around the rim. One dish features chrysanthemum blossoms, along with other floral elements, and green foliage. The other has a variety of purple flowers, and the larger flowers appear to be red trumpets. The details and painting are exceptionally fine, with equally delicate gilding...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #1296781 (stock #464ar)
E & M Perez
$225.00
Measuring 3 1/4" square, and 2 1/2" high, this ceramic inkwell is in the form of a building typical of the Middle East and North Africa. The lid covers the single ink container, and makes a "roof" for the building. The clay body is a buff color, with glazes of blue, turquoise, green, mustard yellow, and magenta, all traditional colors for North African ceramics. In good condition, no chips or cracks, just minor wear to the high points on the scalloped roof line...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1296732 (stock #463ar)
E & M Perez
$850.00
Beautifully and artfully sculpted, this shaman, or sukia, sits with arms crossed on knees, smoking, in the traditional pose of these precolumbian figures from the region that now encompasses Costa Rica. Dating to the period 800-1400AD, it is in very good condition, with some loss to the toes on the right foot, and has some patinization from being handled, in addition to mineral encrustation. The lava stone is reddish gray, and the surface is mottled, as is the case with such stone...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1292740 (stock #462ar)
E & M Perez
$175.00
This group of Canton porcelain wares includes three bowls and three plates (the bowls vary in depth and do not differ greatly from the mid sized plate). The largest bowl measures 8 3/4", the two other bowls and the plate are all 7 5/8", and the two smaller plates are roughly 6" (sight difference in size). Each one has a lightly scalloped edge. All in excellent condition, the mid sized plate has a bit of glaze rubbing along the edge...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #1292737 (stock #461ad)
E & M Perez
sold
Measuring 6 1/8" x 4 1/8" x 2 1/4", this gilded bronze humidor is richly decorated with figures, masks, foliate and architectural designs. The top features four figures, two on each side of a central cartouche with a head dressed in an elaborate headdress. The figures all likely represent people from various cultures, some appearing Asian, European, and possibly Meso-American. The border around the top features animal and bird-like heads with floral, foliate, and scroll motifs...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1290825 (stock #457ar)
E & M Perez
$145.00
This group of antique Chinese Peking glass snuff bottles are made to depict stone and amber, with details, texture, and inclusions that are beautifully realistic. Each measures approximately 3" high (one a tad taller) and none have the original cap, though the "amber" bottle still has the cork and bone spoon. The green bottle looks like jade, complete with inclusions and slight variations in color, the darker bottle looks like amber, with spots and sections that are also very realistic...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1920 item #1290821 (stock #455ad)
E & M Perez
sold
Comprised of 9 pieces, this demitasse set is by the porcelain maker Royal Vienna, and each piece is signed with the underglaze blue beehive mark. The tray is also titled, and the scene on the tray bears what seems to be an artist's signature (Her.) The tray is of very heavy porcelain, and measures 11 1/4" in diameter, and the coffee pot measures 4 3/4" to top of finial. All the scenes differ on each piece and have fine detail with good color...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Religious Artifacts : Christian : Pre 1900 item #1290095 (stock #454ad)
E & M Perez
$245.00
Of repousse copper with the remnants of silver finish, this lovely icon depicts the Madonna and Child, and has Cyrillic marks in the upper corners. The back is covered with a dark green velvet, which is visible on the sides, and in one of the photos. The icon measures 4 1/2" x 3 7/8" and is 7/8" deep. The work is well done, nicely detailed, with a rich foliate border of grapes and leaves surrounding the central image...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1920 item #1288272 (stock #453ar)
E & M Perez
Sale Pending
Measuring 7 1/2" high, this boxwood carving depicts the figure Liu Hai, holding the three legged frog of wealth. Well carved, with good detail, the figure has a deep rich color with a nice old patina. There is a small age crack on the left side, from the ear and down through the shoulder, ending just below the head of the frog...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1800 item #1287883 (stock #452ar)
E & M Perez
$1,700.00
Of large size, this Huanghuali root or burl Scholars object features an interior bowl shaped area, which is most likely a brush washer. It measures 14" in length, 8 3/4" wide, and is 5" high, and has a darkened and soft patina. The grain of the wood is visible in many areas, with both pronounced striations and larger areas of dark coloration. The wood grain is very dense, heavy, and it has the slightly sweet odor found in Huanghuali wood...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1287675 (stock #449ar)
E & M Perez
sold
Measuring 9" in diameter and 4" high, this porcelain bowl is by the firm of Samson, Edme et Cie, of Paris France. The company began in 1845 and closed in 1969, and was known for its copies of other porcelain wares, particularly Chinese export of the 19th century. This bowl is executed in the style of Famille Rose, and has a typical armorial motif in the center of the bowl...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1287670 (stock #448ar)
E & M Perez
sold
Signed by the maker, with the standard of 90 also impressed next to an indistinct Chinese mark, this fine cigarette case measures 3 1/4" x 4 1/4" (the tab another 1/8") and weighs a hefty 6 troy ounces. It is beautifully decorated with a finely detailed dragon, which covers both front and back. The dragon is solid, and is applied to the case. In very good condition, with spots of wear on the case, and a dent visible above the dragons head, also visible on the inside. The closure is strong, a...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1283119 (stock #425vd)
E & M Perez
$150.00
Of Blanc de Chine porcelain, this group depicts a putti holding a bird, with the cage below, and a waiting cat behind. The putti sits upon a rocky mound, with leaves, tree branches, flowers, and another bird, all upon an oval shaped plinth. The base is signed "Germany" in incised script, with the number 4441 also incised. The sculpture measures 8 3/4" high, and the base of the plinth is 5 1/2" wide. With very fine detail, the scene is both charming and whimsical, and demonstrates the fine po...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1920 item #1281215 (stock #419ar)
E & M Perez
sold
Measuring 2 1/2" high, and 1 3/4'" wide, this lac burgaute snuff bottle is capped with a green stone holding an ivory spoon. With very precise and fine details, the body is decorated with sections of geometric designs of both gold inlay and colored mother of pearl. The central area contains floral and foliate designs, also in gold with mother of pearl pieces of pink, green, and blue. The base has an inlaid mark of gold. It is in excellent condition, with only one tiny piece of gold inlay mis...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1280211 (stock #415ar)
E & M Perez
sold
Of very large size (25") and heavy (13 pounds each), these bronze pricket candlesticks are Japanese in origin, late Meiji, and are signed with an etched mark on the bottom of each. They both have a very deep and rich patina, very dark brown, with no abrasions or dents. The top lotus form cups are separate, and slip tightly into the stem of the sticks. The lotus cups are nicely and simply decorated, and each handle features the head of a shishi or foo lion, and tapers nicely at the bottom of ...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Rugs : Pre 1920 item #1280178 (stock #414ad)
E & M Perez
sold
With still strong color and thick pile, this long rug measures 9'6" by 3'10". Likely Shirvan, though has characteristics of Gendji also. In good condition, with loss of one complete border on one end, and wear to other end, though sides are intact, with no holes, and almost no wear. The central design of botehs is over a very dark blue or black ground, and two of the borders have a cream ground. There are birds and small deer on the borders at each end, and the entire surface of the rug is ve...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1280057 (stock #413ar)
E & M Perez
sold
With heavily raised decoration, this vessel is large, measuring 14 3/4" high and 13 1/2" inches wide. The ornately decorated vessel has a square stepped base, and the lid is topped with a recumbent elephant, its trunk raised. The interior is red, as is typical of Burmese lacquer. The entire surface is lushly decorated with foliate designs, as well as several cartouches with human figures. The gilt surface has been coated with a darker substance, which can be scratched away, and under the gil...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1837 VR item #1279388 (stock #412ad)
E & M Perez
sold
Of gilt bronze, this fine snuff box is likely a master or table snuff box, as its dimensions are larger than one usually carried in a pocket. It measures 3 1/16" x 2 3/8" across the lid, and is 1 1/2" high. The base is slightly smaller, as the lid overlaps and fits tightly on the base. The scene on top depicts a man seated in a chair, surrounded by others, including a man in Chinese clothing. It appears that the man in the chair has his arm over a keg, and seems to be a bit tipsy. The scene...