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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1920 item #1357650
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Antique Chinese hardwood altar table, with attractive natural woodgrain with dark finish. Simplistic design of scrolling feet and side bracing between each leg. Early 20th century, circa 1930s.

Size: 72" L x 16" W x 28" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1920 item #1357501
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Chinese hardwood altar table, made of solid elm wood with its original red lacquer finish. Carved with dramatic scrolling legs on elevated feet. Five panel carvings in front depict various scenes with auspicious elements, dragon carvings in archaic style, the underside with scalloped edges. The altar style edges curl upwards in a scrolling fashion, with reticulated carvings of dragons below either side.

18th/19th Century

Size: 83" L x 21" W x 35" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1920 item #1357050
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$950.00
Chinese wood carving of Quan Yin, the compassionate female bodhisattva. With pigments of red, black, and gilt lacquer. She stands posed with her arms crossed, holding a scroll close to her chest.

Republic period circa 1920

Size: 9" x 7" x 26" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1356301
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$1,200.00
Antique Chinese western style landscape scroll painting, signed Gao Di Sheng with red chop, with auspicious calligraphy inscription above on a pink background with gold flecks, signed with two red chops.

Size: 17.75" W x 79.5" H (entire scroll) 13" W x 31" H (painting only)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1920 item #1356256
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$2,500.00
Antique Chinese calligraphy scroll painting, signed Li Xian Gen (1893-1943), a secretary to Sun Zhong Shan, with two red chops.

Size: 14.25" W x 85" H (entire scroll) 9.25" W x 19.75" H (artwork only)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #1355975
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SOLD
Antique Chinese pair of tall hardwood stands, carved to look like they are comprised of stalks of bamboo. The tops show their natural woodgrain beautifully through the dark finish. The underside panels and connecting unit between its legs are designed like reticulated bamboo.

Size: 12.25" L x 12.25" W x 34" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1355349
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$125.00
Listed Price $275.00
Antique Chinese porcelain cricket cage of a gourd form. Its lid has reticulated air vents, enamel peonies and Chinese characters and gilt edge details. The cage front has enamel scene of a young boy and girl having tea in a field of flowers, with an inscription on the backside. Red four character mark on base.

Size: 4.75" L x 2.75" W x 1.75" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #1354334
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$1,900.00
Antique Chinese hardwood desk, made of Jumu (elm) wood with bold natural grain. The desk front has four drawers with brass handles on butterfly and bat shaped backplates. Below the desk, a hinged door opens to a roomy storage compartment. All original condition.

Size: 45.5" L x 23.25" W x 32.5" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #1354291
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$8,000.00
Large antique canopy wedding bed, originating from Indonesia for the Chinese market. Elaborately carved with gilt reticulated panels depicting various animals, flora, and mythical creatures along the top front of the canopy, with gilt filigree along the side posts. The legs are carved as scrolling dragons and birds in red, black, and gilt lacquer. A shelf runs along the canopy back with side compartments. Early 20th century.

Size: 93" L x 70" W x 91" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre AD 1000 item #1353939
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$2,000.00
Chinese Neolithic Hongshan Culture small jade carving of a pig dragon (zhulong) used as a burial object. The dragon is curled in an "embryonic" position. The bottom portion is carved in the form of an insect with large protruding eyes. The dragon portion of the jade is mottled green while the bottom portion is orange in color being closer to the outer rind of the jade stone.

Hongshan Culture 4700-2900 BC

Size: 1 7/8" wide
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #1352853
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$6,400.00
Antique Chinese pair of hardwood two-tiered stands, with sides carved of scroll ends and floral motifs. Each tier is inlaid with natural marble. Original finish hardwood with attractive, natural grain.

Size: 12.5" L x 17.25" W x 33" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1352530
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$2,000.00
Antique Chinese porcelain bowl, with oxblood underglaze, the edges of the foot left in buff, with Kangxi mark in cobalt blue within double rings.

Size: 4.5" Diameter x 2.25" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1352457
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$5,600.00
A Chinese tomb figure of an equestrian horse, made with gray clay, its body showing age with old pigment remains and tomb dirt. Lifelike hand sculpted form.

2nd century Han Dynasty.

Size: 12" L x 3.5" W x 12.5" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1352364
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$3,500.00
Antique Chinese blanc de chine porcelain figure of Quan Yin, 17th century.

Size: 5" L x 6" W x 13.5" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1920 item #1351788
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$200.00
Listed Price $500.00
Charming tiny Chinese toggle of a dragon, carved of orange and pale yellow soapstone, recumbent dragon with his head turned to look over his shoulder, mouth carved open, traces of black pigment.

19th century

Size: 1 1/2" long
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1920 item #1351787
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$2,000.00
Listed Price $4,750.00
Beautiful Quanyin stone carving, the bodhisattva of compassion. She is seated upon a lotus throne with her legs crossed in the lotus position, her left hand holding a container, with her right hand performing the akash mudra or Buddhist hand gesture, increasing the space element within. She wears beautiful open robes with delicate patterns and a crown upon her head. Circa 1920.

Size: 8.75" height, 5" width
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1920 item #1349448
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$2,500.00
Antique Chinese pair of stone temple door supports with carvings of fu dogs, seated on tanggu (ceremonial drums) on large pedestals. Intricately carved detail with emblems of dragons and auspicious characters on the front of each pedestal. The smaller female fu dog on the left is carved with her mouth closed, while the larger male on the right has an open mouth. This is a typical depiction to represent the sacred mantra "om". Extremely heavy, solid stone...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #1348558
The Zentner Collection
$2,500.00
Antique Chinese hardwood clothing cabinet, made with Jumu (elm) wood, with two large front hinged doors locked with center brass locking pin and double-fish pulls, its interior with two shelves and pair of small drawers.

19th century

Size: 37" L x 18.5" W x 67" H