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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #1298760
Ruyi Studio San Francisco
$160.00
A heavy Longquan-type bowl dating from the Yuan to early Ming period (circa 14th C.) on a raised foot with slightly everted mouthrim, the interior impressed with an auspicious character. Bowls either plain or with stamped or patterned decoration of flowers, leaves, auspicious characters, and either complex or simple designs, are characteristic of the period (see, also, item 1298702 in this catalog)...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #1298702
Ruyi Studio San Francisco
$120.00
A Longquan type bowl dating from the Yuan to early Ming period (circa 14th C.) of elegant form with gently curved sides and everted mouthrim, the uniform olive green glaze extending to the bottom of the raised foot, the unglazed underside showing characteristic “burnt orange” traces from firing. The interior of the bowl is decorated with a simple medallion containing a tiny impressed flower design surrounded by three pairs of (six) leaves attached to delicate tendrils...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #1276822
Ruyi Studio San Francisco
$280.00
A thinly potted porcelain bowl on a raised foot with an unusual underglaze blue and white outlined floral and scrolling decoration enclosing five small infinite knot medallions to the exterior. The undecorated interior is a delicate, pale blue-white color matching the exterior ground color...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1970 item #1245717
Ruyi Studio San Francisco
$60.00
A small Kyoto white porcelain kogo (incense case) in the form of a ram. The underside of the kogo bears the seal of the artist. The kogo includes a traditional wooden storage box which bears the signature and seal of the artist. Kogo are small lidded vessels or boxes intended for storing powdered incense used in connection with tea ceremony. Kogo take many forms and are fashioned from a wide variety of materials such as porcelain, bamboo, lacquer, wood, and bronze...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1245381
Ruyi Studio San Francisco
$360.00
Circa 12th C. An elegant (bell-shaped) and thinly-potted, wide mouthed bowl with an outwardly flaring lip, the pale café au lait to straw colored glaze thinning towards the high foot, the recessed underside partially glazed revealing a very light colored clay body. Wheel-turned rather than molded construction is evident on the exterior walls. The interior of the bowl has a deeply impressed ring at bottom. Condition: No restorations. One very minor frit to the rim...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1910 item #1245149
Ruyi Studio San Francisco
$880.00
Ching dynasty. A fine menagerie of six famille verte miniature Chinese porcelain animal figurines including: a foo dog; elephant; ram; horse; deer; and a one-horned creature, probably representing a rhinoceros. Each figure is mounted on identical lozenge-shaped bases having rounded corners and bordered at top and bottom with Chinese key fret design and embellished with delicate floral and butterfly motifs. The miniature animal figures are well-articulated and have wonderful expressions...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1910 item #1215991
Ruyi Studio San Francisco
$360.00
Ching dynasty or earlier. A small Cizhou style baluster form vase with a conical foot, bulbous center, narrow neck and foliate mouth, the exterior covered with a soft-colored yellow slip decorated with a contrasting dark brown pigment, the whole covered with a transparent glaze. The spontaneous but confident and lively painted decoration typical of Cizhou wares is here organized into three registers corresponding to the vase form and separated only by narrow horizontal painted bands...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Japanese : Contemporary item #1209194
Ruyi Studio San Francisco
$300.00
This very fine celadon tea bowl by Unkei Tamura was named “Ayumi” to honor the Imperial Poetry Reading of 2005 and was created in that year. The theme of the reading was “Ayumi” (walking) and the event celebrated the 60-year anniversary of the end of World War II. Four waka poems were presented by the emperor and empress, and the crown prince and crown princess, all of which involve walking and contemplation...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1900 item #1208914
Ruyi Studio San Francisco
$160.00
Late Edo period, mid-19th century. Shino ware, which emerged during the Momoyama-period, is classified as one of the Mino ceramics and is characterized by its distinct, thick white feldspathic glaze. The present example is highly unusual, both for its form and decoration. A heavy dish, elongated, and more or less rectangular, but with curved narrow ends, the long sides have been turned down, and the inside, with its spiral decoration, turned outward...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1206508
Ruyi Studio San Francisco
Sold. Aichi, Ichinomiya, Japan.
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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1206197
Ruyi Studio San Francisco
$300.00
An elegant late Ching dynasty (19th century) brushwasher. The quatre-lobed melon form on a shallow raised foot with a defined lip, glazed in mustard or “egg yolk” yellow with delicately applied decoration of floral and foliage in variegated shades of blue, pink and green enamels, the underside unglazed...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #1190580
Ruyi Studio San Francisco
$110.00
A steep and extremely heavy Ming bowl (circa 15th century) with a thin, worn celadon glaze extending completely down the characteristically high Ming foot. The underside is only partially glazed revealing a very light-colored clay body. The thin and degraded glaze, which is slightly rough to the touch, is also covered with a fine network of craquelare, rather interestingly and subtly accented by the soft orange--rather than the more typical burnt orange--firing color seen on the underside of t...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1190543
Ruyi Studio San Francisco
$120.00
A high-footed, steep, Ming dynasty bowl (circa 15th century), with a nearly white, light grey-colored body, and a vitreous, pale celadon glaze. The bowl was glazed and fired upright with no evidence of kiln stacking, and the glaze appears to have been applied in at least two thin layers: the first glaze covering the plain interior, the rim, and falling just short of the unglazed foot; the second glaze falling in a nearly perfect straight line just below the lip, pooling naturally in the upper t...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre 1492 item #1179073
Ruyi Studio San Francisco
Sold. London, U.K.
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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1163276
Ruyi Studio San Francisco
$160.00
Very late Ching dynasty or early Republic period (19th/20th century). A pair of standing foo dogs or foo lions, each with slightly differentiated posture, with upright tails, having blue-green or turquoise colored bodies and yellow striped tails and manes with spotted faces and discernible pink tongues slightly visible through their bared teeth and parted lips. Height: 7.5cm (2-7/8”). Weight: 87.5 grams and 96.5 grams; (combined weight) 184 grams (6.4 ozs). Condition: excellent....
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1112121
Ruyi Studio San Francisco
Sold. Baltimore, Maryland.
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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1910 item #1094465
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Sold. Dallas, Texas.
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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1061833
Ruyi Studio San Francisco
Sold. Baltimore, Maryland
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