E & M Perez Ellen and Michael Perez
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Pre 1950 item #1274062 (stock #405vr)
E & M Perez
sold
Measuring 3" x 2 1/4" x 1 1/2" high, this silver box is nicely stamped with traditional navajo designs. It sits on four feet, which appear to be bead halves, and has a clasp on front that secures the lid. Unmarked, which is typical of older works, likely from the trading post era, with Fred Harvey being one of the primary venues for the sale of hand made Navajo silver and other works. Excellent condition, nice soft patina, slight rubbing to surface, the hinges and clasp function well...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1950 item #1273410 (stock #404vr)
E & M Perez
$110.00
This group of turquoise glazed porcelain horses are Chinese, late Qing or early Republic, and each comes with a carved wooden stand designed for each horse. The standing horse measures 2 3/4" high and wide, and each stand is roughly 1/4" high. Most of the horses have some repair or damage, with only one completely intact...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Jewelry : Pre 1970 item #1273137 (stock #402vr)
E & M Perez
$190.00
Comprised of an Aysk pendant of silver, carnelian, and fire gilt, with strand of carnelian and silvered brass beads and spacers, this necklace measures 24" (length of bead area), and the pendant is 3 1/2" x 2 1/8". From the Tekke tribe of Afghanistan, the Asyk pendant is a traditional form, and this one is a bit more elaborate than others. The pendant is likely 19th century, with later beads in the necklace...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Oceanic : Artifacts : Pre 1950 item #1271763 (stock #401vr)
E & M Perez
$550.00
Collected in 1944, this dance rattle (known as a vivang), comprised of nut pods (pangium edule), woven fiber and twine, is used in traditional dance ceremonies in the Malakula Islands of Vanuatu, formerly known as New Hebrides. The collection tag is still attached to the rattle, and gives the date and location where it was acquired...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1960 item #1271728 (stock #400vr)
E & M Perez
$825.00
Of large size (24") and good weight, this vase depicts a scaled dragon floating among clouds, wrapping around the entire body of the vase. The dragon and banded decoration at the neck are decorated with gilding, and are in high relief. The clouds, also in relief, are textured with stippling, and swirl over large areas of the vase. With good detail and design, the baluster vase is dramatic and pleasing from all sides. The base is signed with a clear impressed mark...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Oceanic : Artifacts : Pre 1940 item #1270240 (stock #397vr)
E & M Perez
$950.00
Carved of buffalo horn, and with an inset wood base, this Shaman's medicine container, or guri guri, measures 8" high and the base is 3" across. The carving is superb, with fine detail, wonderful posture, and is interesting from every angle. With a very dark patina from age, the horn shows signs of wear on the base, where it would have been held. The ancestral figure sits above a magical beast, with two crocodiles moving around the base, and has a powerful and striking demeanor...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Americas : Eskimo : Sculpture : Pre 1980 item #1270235 (stock #386vr)
E & M Perez
$395.00
Measuring 10" long, 2 3/4" high and roughly 4" wide, this pair of seals is beautifully rendered, sleek and modern, with lifelike posture and details. In very dark stone, the surface is glossy and well polished, and the base is signed with a number and initials, and retains the original Canada Eskimo Art label.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1980 item #1267165 (stock #386vr)
E & M Perez
$225.00
From a collection of asian pottery, including both Japanese and Chinese, these five miniatures include two baskets, a sake cup, a water dropper and small vase. The white glazed sake cup has a deeper colored terracota clay body and an incised mark, measuring just under 2 1/4" at the widest point and 1 3/4" high. The round Oribe style basket is also of dark earthenware. Three of the other forms have a light ink stamp "Japan" on the base, though is worn on some...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1970 item #1263865 (stock #377vd)
E & M Perez
$265.00
Of bright apple green color, this wireless enamel cloisonne vase measures 9 3/4" high and has a softer green floral and foliate design around the entire vase, just below the shoulder. In very good condition, with no chips or cracks in the enamel, and some slight abrasions to the surface. Unsigned, it is in the style of some musen Ando wares, and dates to the mid 20th century. The color and size are strong and appealing, and are a good example of simple and modern Japanese cloisonne.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Oceanic : Pottery : Pre 1980 item #1259942 (stock #374vr)
E & M Perez
sold
Of Janus form, with faces and bird beaks on opposing sides, this large food storage vessel is from the Chambri Lakes region, near the Sepik River in New Guinea. Formed of the local clay by the women, the decoration and paint was applied by the men, in honor of ancestral beings. Utilized to store the flour of the sago palm, the vessels were also used as currency in trading with other indigenous groups. The vessel is 13 3/4" high and slightly wider, from tips of bird beaks...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1940 item #1259840 (stock #373vr)
E & M Perez
$675.00
Oil on board, in gilded wood frame, this portrait depicts a "Shanghai dancing girl", and is dated 1936 on the paper backing. It is signed in the lower right corner by the artist Denis V. Holeget (Italy 1900-). Holeget is known primarily for his images of horses, though he also portrayed human subjects. The image size is 9" x 8", and the frame measures 11 1/2" x 10 1/2". A paper label on the back gives the name "John Highland, Art Dealer, 10 Midland Ave, Montclair NJ, #2480"...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Americas : Latin American : Handiwork : Pre 1960 item #1239757 (stock #343vr)
E & M Perez
$385.00
From the workshop of Los Castillo in Taxco, Mexico, these brass angel candlesticks were designed by Salvador Teran, who was a renowned silversmith in Taxco, and a cousin of Antonio Castillo. Signed with the Los Castillo circular mark, they also are stamped "cobre artistico", with the initials AC, Taxco, Mexico, and handwrought...