Rare old Western Chinese carved schist stone Quan Yin features fine carving of the Goddess in her seated Varada mudra, for charity, compassion and boon-granting. Dimensions: 32.45" high X 24.3" wide X 12.75" deep
Reportedly custom crafted in the late 19th Century for the Trading House of Jardine-Matheson in Hong Kong, Heavy, finely crafted and carved antique Chinese rosewood arm chair displays rare Continental style influences as well as traditional Chinese dragon and fish motif. Circa 1870s. Dimensions: 48" high X 28" wide X 35" deep (17" high to seat).
Late Kangxi Period (1654 - 1722) Chinese porcelain rooster. On rough-hewn treestump bases with one talon raised and heads turned to the side, classic period redish brown finely artistic head and comb, his body, wings and feathers glazed in pale blue, the plumage details incised. Dimensions: 16.5" high, 9.25" wide and 5.75" deep.
Remarkable antique 19th Century Chinese Blanc de Chine standing Quan Yin from the fine artisanship of this special tradition of Chinese porcelain, made in Dehua City, Fujian Province, China. The fine execution in the details of her fingers and finger nails, bead strings and hair is exceptional. Quan Yin the Goddess of Mercy heals the suffering in the world. This piece has the authentic signed chops of Dehua on the back (see photo). Circa turn of the Century. Dimensions: 10" h. X 4" ...click for details
Beautiful antique 19th Century Chinese Zitan wood with mother of pearl inlay Table. This antique Zitan wood, exceptionally rare (practically extinct), is the most dense and prized tropical hardwood. c. 1880. h. 35" w. 43" d. 43".
Written authentication for this piece provided by Qi Jixang, Senior Researcher from the National Museum of China in Beijing who closely examined it in person. Interested collectors are encouraged to contact us regarding this documentation. Finely executed set of four large Chinese Republic panels by Cheng Yiting (1895-1948) one of the famous Eight Friends of Zhushan, (under Master Pan Taoyu) who defined the Jungdezhen porcelain genre. These (each panel is signed by Cheng Yiting) fine masterpiec ...click for details