The Zentner Collection - For the Finest in Asian Antiques
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1920 item #1359704
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A large Chinese scroll with hand-embroidered Double Happiness character, comprised of chrysanthemums and leaves. Vibrant shades of pink, purple, green, orange and white silk within the Double Happiness symbol contrast beautifully against the red silk ground.

Size: (entire scroll) 45" W x 100" H (artwork only) 35" W x 65.5" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1920 item #1359613
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Antique Chinese scroll, with stylized calligraphy, signed with two red chops, over a painting of fish leaping from a cluster of seaweed, signed also with two red chops. A very whimsical representation of the fish.

Size: 15.5" L x 75" H (entire scroll) 12" L x 25.5" H (artwork only)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1359457
The Zentner Collection
$4,800.00
Antique Chinese bronze tripod censer, with lions' heads for handles and beautiful hand scribed calligraphy inscription on front over a textured ground.

Mid 18th Century

Size: 3.5" x 2.75" x 2.75" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Pre 1920 item #1359333
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$850.00
Antique Korean scroll painting of three koi swimming around a large pearl. With calligraphy and two red chops.

Early to mid 19th Century

Size: 18.75" W x 63.5" H (entire scroll) 12" W x 33" H (artwork only)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1920 item #1359331
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$850.00
Antique Japanese scroll painting attributed to Kano Seisei (1795-1846). The image is an arrangement of red and white flowers with kiri leaves in its center, hanging from a sudare (bamboo screen) with long tassels. Signed with red chop.

Size: (entire scroll) 8.75" W x 62.5" H (artwork only) 6" W x 39" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1920 item #1359303
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$2,400.00
Japanese noh theater mask of a woman, carved with pierced eyes, mouth, and nostrils for the wearer, as well as two pierced holes at the temples to be secured against one's head. Lacquered in flesh tone, black hair and blackened teeth and eyes, red lips, and black lacquer interior. With kiri (paulownia) tomobako, inscribed with the name "Zouonna".

Size: 5.5" L x 3" D x 8" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1900 item #1359301
The Zentner Collection
$1,200.00
Antique Japanese Oribe mizusashi (water container) for use during the Tea Ceremony. Coil form body, glazed with thick deep green glaze with hints of a lovely deep red in areas. Custom fitted with a simple black lacquer lid.

Meiji Period (1868-1912)

Dimensions:5 3/4" high x 5" wide diameter.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1920 item #1359277
The Zentner Collection
$2,400.00
Japanese noh theater mask of a young woman, carved with pierced eyes, mouth, and nostrils for the wearer, as well as two pierced holes at the temples to be secured against one's head. Lacquered in flesh tone, black hair and blackened teeth and eyes, red lips, and black lacquer interior. With kiri (paulownia) tomobako, inscribed with the name "Juuroku".

Size: 5.25" L x 3" D x 8.25" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1920 item #1359211
The Zentner Collection
$2,750.00
Antique Japanese pair of boxwood okimono Nio. The Nio are guardians to Buddhist temples, and enforcers of physical confrontation to fight back against evil. Nio are typically placed on either side of a temple door. One statue, named Misshaku Kongo or Agyo, has an open mouth to represent the first sound in the Sanskrit language "a", symbolizing birth and overt violence...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1920 item #1359207
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$6,000.00
Japanese 17th/18th century scroll painting of a buddhist priest, outlined in a very rare style of incredibly tiny calligraphy mantra. The meditating priest holds a strand of mala beads and a willow branch and is seated upon a green lotus throne on clouds.

17th/18th Century Edo period (1603-1868)

Size: 19.5" L x 34.5" H (entire scroll) 12" L x 16.5" H (painting only)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1920 item #1358880
The Zentner Collection
$1,450.00
An Charming Original Miniature Japanese six panel silver leaf screen. Beautiful silver and light gold tone splash patina. Wonderful original condition.

Meiji period (1868-1912)

Dimensions : 46" L x 22" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1900 item #1358877
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$5,000.00
Rare Japanese fune ko tansu known as a Ship Captain's vault chest. Made with beautiful original thick Hinoki (Japanese cedar) wood, with triangular mortis and tenon joinery. The corners and drawers are accented by attractive ash color iron plating. The inside of the chest holds a unique array of seven drawers in natural finish, with hirute type drawer pulls and all but three with additional locks.
An old Japanese label remains on the second drawer down...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1920 item #1358846
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An antique, entirely custom hand-painted Japanese geta bako, or shoe tansu. Made of Hinoki (cedar) and Sugi (cypress) woods, with burl front panels.

Meiji Period (1868-1912)

Dimensions : 28.5" L x 12" D x 34.5" H

A write up from the artists :
The Trompe L’oeil Tansu
Each tansu we create has its own unique theme...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1920 item #1358845
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An antique, entirely custom hand-painted Japanese three section kimono tansu. Made of Kiri (paulownia) wood.

Taisho period (1912-1925)

Dimensions : 36" L x 17" D x 61"H

A write up from the artists :
The Trompe L’oeil Tansu
Each tansu we create has its own unique theme...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1920 item #1358844
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An antique, entirely custom hand-painted Japanese three section kimono tansu. Made of Kiri (paulownia) wood.

Taisho period (1912-1925)

Dimensions : 37" L x 16.5" D x v 61" H

A write up from the artists :
The Trompe L’oeil Tansu
Each tansu we create has its own unique theme...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Pre 1920 item #1358815
The Zentner Collection
$500.00
An antique set of four Indonesian betel nut cutters. Three of the smaller cutters are made with mixed metals and iron; One with the head of a goose, one with the head of a serpent, and one shaped as a peacock. The largest of the set is hand-carved into a playful dog.

The practice of betel nut chewing is common in many parts of South Asia. Slices of the areca nut would be wrapped in betel leaves and chewed, giving a mild stimulant effect...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1920 item #1358813
The Zentner Collection
$350.00
Antique Chinese jade archer's ring. The edges are hand-carved with the image of a chimera over a crosshatch ground.

Dimensions: 1.25" x 1.25"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1920 item #1358807
The Zentner Collection
$9,000.00
Antique Chinese porcelain bowl, of an oval form with ribbed sides and a famille rose color palette. The yellow sides are incised with various Chinese inscriptions in blue glaze while several key characters are glazed in red. The foot is tall and deeply recessed with a red seal of Daoguang (1821-1850). The bowl is placed within a dramatic metal display of a fleur de lys design, raising it on narcissus style legs.

Size: (including stand) 12.5" L x 8.5" D x 6"H