All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1900 item #1305296 (stock #491ar)
E & M Perez
Of cylindrical form, and measuring 9 5/8" high and 4"in diameter, this cloisonne and porcelain vase features multi colored designs over much of the surface. The top and bottom have bands with geometric and curved motifs, while the central area consists of a profusion of flowers, including chrysanthemums, morning glories, strawberries and blossoms, with a bird, rocks, and foliate designs...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1305177 (stock #490ar)
This lovely Quan Yin standing figure measures 13 3/4", and is leaning slightly forward and to her right, her right hand holding a Ruyi scepter, her left hand holding the edge of her robe. Comprised of red lacquer over wood, her robe is rimmed with a wide hem that is decorated with applied lacquer details, and the fabric of the robe is lightly textured with fine curved lines. Both her face and hands have a rubbed surface, showing brighter color and more gloss...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1920 item #1303855 (stock #488ar)
Measuring 6" high, and heavy in weight, this bronze depicts the Buddha figure Pu-tai, or Hotei, and symbolizes wealth and good fortune. He stands upon a sack of coins, holds a bowl with ingot in one hand, and over the branch he carries is a group of chinese coins. Very finely cast, the figure has a dark honey brown patina, with wear to the stomach area where it has been handled. The base is covered with an old piece of black felt...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1700 item #1301323 (stock #479ar)
E & M Perez
With a rich dark patina, and traces of verdigris, this figure of Shou Lao stands next to the traditional deer, his hand on it's head, has a crane at his right side, and holds a staff with frond. The base has a footed and scrolled shape, with a pierced rail on all sides. At the feet of Shou Lao there is a small tripod vessel. In good condition, with loss of one antler on the deer, and a raised corner post on one corner...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1301206 (stock #478ar)
E & M Perez
Decorated with four panels between banded elements, this satsuma vase measures 4 7/8" high and is decorated with varied colored enamels, all of which are enhanced with gilt outlines and details. The base is signed in a three character mark that appears to be of the Kinkozan workshop. The main panel depicts a group of four figures, three of which appear to be honoring the fourth figure, who sits above the others...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1301102 (stock #477ar)
E & M Perez
Formed of heavy porcelain, this fine little censer measures 3 1/8" square, 4 1/2" to ends of handles, and is 5 1/4" high. All four sides are painted with scenes in blue, green, red, yellow, with gilt highlights. The sides feature floral and foliate designs within a blue cartouche, and the front features three figures, which appear to be men playing musical instruments, and the back has a Phoenix bird among pine fronds...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1920 item #1300798 (stock #476ar)
E & M Perez
This pair of lemon yellow ground cloisonne vases are artfully decorated in very fine silver wine, depicting birds and butterflies amidst lush floral and foliate motifs. They both measure 12" high, and have traditional designs at the neck and base. Each vase depicts three birds, a butterfly, in slightly different scenes, with a profusion of peonies and other flowers on both front and back of each vase...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1300656 (stock #475ar)
Of simple and elegant form, this bronze brush washer features a chilong or dragon, in serpentine shape, holding a round bowl aloft. The figure rests on it's long neck, three feet, each with three claws, and the split tail is slight raised. With very dark patina, and some verdigris in the bowl, the brush washer measures 6 7/8" wide x 3 5/8" high. There is an indistinct mark on the bottom of the bowl, shown in photo. In good condition, no losses or damage...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1300343 (stock #473ar)
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Measuring slight over 11" in diameter, and 4 1/8" high, this Imari bowl is of the Edo Period, early 19th century. With underglaze blue decoration it is painted in various shades of red and green enamels, with gold highlights over much of the decoration. The lip is heavily banded, decorated with traditional Japanes motifs, and touches of gilding. The central section of the bowl features two triple tomoe symbols, with water and floral elements around them...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1910 item #1300327 (stock #472ar)
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Measuring 5 3/4" high and roughly 5" wide, this Qing porcelain vase dates to the Kuang Hsu period, and is signed on the base with the reign mark. Of bulbous form, it depicts a group of boys in a garden, gathering flowers in baskets. An inscription on the back describes the scene. The figures are very well painted, as are the plants and rocks in the garden, all in rich color in high relief, with detailed outlining on the figures and trees...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1296783 (stock #465ar)
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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 : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1292740 (stock #462ar)
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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. A nice addition to any set of Canton or other blue and whit...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1290825 (stock #457ar)
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. The o...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1920 item #1288272 (stock #453ar)
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. There are other slight imperfections, a loss to the tip of the robe, a tiny loss to a finger, and some scratches to the back, but they are all small and not readily vi...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1800 item #1287883 (stock #452ar)
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. There are slight age cracks, one quite visible in bowl...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1287670 (stock #448ar)
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 : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1920 item #1281215 (stock #419ar)
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)
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 ...