All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Pre 1492 item #345555 (stock #1778)
A rare sample of Koryo celadon bowl, in rounded form and covered overall with olive green glaze to all over the body to the base with three spurs mark.Skillfully assimilating the essence of Song ceramics of "Ju" and "Yue" ware, it gave birth to a unique Koryo beauty in techniques and vessel forms. Koryo dynasty, first half of the 12th century. Condition: damaged with glued repaired, small missing pieces liked indicated at the visuals and painted with gilt. Diameter: 15 cm and High: 7.5 cm.
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1920 item #344263 (stock #T 1115 a,b)
SOLD. Butterfly Collectors! Both early 20th buttons White Porcelain Satsuma lotus shape self unglazed shanks. A)Multi color red yellow blue green purple lotus shape floral 1 3/8" across and
B)Butterfly 1". Both are multi color hand painted with lots of gold. SOLD, no price, no info.
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1930 item #344185 (stock #ALR1275)
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A collection of huts glow softly huddled in the protection of towering rocks in this lovely winter landscape by Akamatsu Unrei (1893-1958) enclosed in the original signed wooden box dated 1928, which itself is in turn enclosed in a protective red lacquered wooden box (nijubako). A true master of the genre, Unrei was born in Osaka, and apprenticed under Koyama and later the famous Nanga-ka Himejima Chikugai...
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre AD 1000 item #343956 (stock #MCE3)
A lovely Bahia couple from Ecuador, ca. 500 BC - 100 AD. The joined pair is 9-1/2" high, is posed standing, with hands held to the mid-section and is painted overall in red, gold and black. They are adorned with clothing, headdresses and extensive jewelry. In excellent condition, strong paint, good deposits...
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1900 item #343748 (stock #tiger431)
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Pair Blue & White Moon Vase with Street Scene, 19th Century

The pair is 8 inches (20.5 cm) tall, and 5.45 inches (13.5 cm) wide.

They are in good condition with no repairs, chips, or cracks, except manufacture defect of minor skip glaze and firing cracks at the beasts and body (as seen in the photos).


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All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1900 item #343708 (stock #TCR1272)
The Kura
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A pair of ancient iron tongs for working charcoal within the furo during the Japanese Tea Ceremony enclosed in an ancient wooden box titled HiBashi, Todaiji Kawara-Kugi, or charcoal tongs, Todaiji, Roof Tile Nails. One of the nails shows deterioration in the center where it rusted on the surface between the tile and the roof. The hand forged nails are just over 9 inches (23.5 cm) long, folded over on the flattened ends to form the head...
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1492 item #342708 (stock #1772)
A rare amber glaze jar, decorated in the panels with four Daoist Immortals and are: 1. The Lotus of He Xian Gu who assist in house management, 2. The Sword of Lu Dung Ping who is also shown with a fly-whisk and it honoured both as scholar and patron of barbers, 3. The Flower Basket of Lan Tsai Ho the patron of Florists, 4. The Bamboo Tube and Rods of Zhang Guo Lae the emblems of old men and the three friend of winter these are Pine and Bamboo in yellow glaze, Chrysanthemum flower on the shoulder...
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1950 item #342614
Chinese fan painting on paper by Zhu Meicun (born 1911) depicting a solitary figure at the lower right seated among rockery and pines. The left side of the fan bears the artist's signature and red seal. The painting is dated above the signature in Chinese cycle years summer of "ping xu" (1946). The fan painting has been silk mounted. The painting itself measures about 9 1/4"V x 20"H (mounting size: 16 3/8"V x 22 7/8"H)...
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1900 item #342165 (stock #ALR1263)
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A fine Edo period portrait of a sinewy middle aged samurai proudly seated before a pair of swords, a table upon which rests an ink stone and book at his right elbow. Exquisite detail in the figures face and fine lines and shadows in the clothing are reminiscent of portraits by the great artist Watanabe Kazan. The portrait is signed Higashiyama Giryo and dated Tenpo 3 (1832) and the epitaph is signed Raijo. The portrait appears to be of a samurai named Kanda Hojo...
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1700 item #342150 (stock #1770)
A fine transitional period Wucai/ Five colour jar, decorated with a pair of Fu Dog among flowers scroll in green, yellow and red enamel. Transitional late Ming to early Ching period, 17th centuries. Condition: flake chips to foot rim, one kiln adhesion and very light enamel wear, otherwise is perfect. No crack, no chips at mouth rim and free from restoration. High: 10.6 cm.
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1940 item #341019 (stock #ANR1258)
The Kura
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A noborigama (multiple chamber climbing kiln) ascends the right side of this wildly brushed Autumnal Nihonga screen signed Takuji, which dates from the late 1920s or 1930s. Drastically contorted thatched buildings are shaded by a massive leafless tree which dominates the center of the scene. A few remaining leaves dangling after winters first frosts, shine with gold about the edges...
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1492 item #340983 (stock #1769)
A fine celadon dish, covered overall with blue green glaze to the base, very rare colour for celadon and absolutely suitable for collector pieces. Song dynasty 12th-13th century Longquan ware. Short firing crack about 0.5cm it only appears in outside and viewable on enlargement 7, otherwise is perfect, no other crack, no chips and no restored. Diameter: 12.7 cm and High: 4.6cm.
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1492 item #340801 (stock #1768)
Blue & White bowl, decorated with figures, rock and flower. Ming dynasty late 15th century, private kiln/Ming Yao ware. Condition: restored at two area of rim crack and chip, further in good condition.Diameter: 16 cm.
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1900 item #340785 (stock #ANR1257)
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A framed calligraphy fan painting by important Edo period poet Kawano Tetsuto (1825-1867), published in the book Shijin Kano Tetsuto (1932). The ancient paper fan is mounted in a field of gold flake bordered with black lacquered wood, the frame measuring 11-1/2 by 23-1/2 inches (29 x 59.5 cm). There is one spot of damage to the flecked gold mounting in the lower right (see photos)...
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1800 item #340415 (stock #1766)
Blue & White Arita Kraak style porcelain dish, decorated with flower in the center and rim divided into eight panels and decorated with flower and Emblems design. 18th century Arita ware. Condition is perfect, no crack, no chips and no restored. Diameter: 20.5 cm.
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1800 item #340384 (stock #1763)
Blue & White dish, with a central decoration of Chrysanthemum heads (also called China Asters) in the back ground of whorls, the cavetto divided into thirdteen panels each with a Chrysanthemum flower. Brown glaze finish at rim. Early Ching dynasty Kangxi period (1662-1722). Condition is good, except several old chips on foot rim, glaze hairline, further in perfect condition with no other chips, no crack and no restored. Diameter: 20.4 cm.
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Pre 1700 item #340377 (stock #1762)
Covered box of circular form, decorated in underglaze iron-black with Eagle on the top and the body with alternating vegetal and cross-hatching panels. Buff stoneware body, unglazed base with a circular firing stand scar. Thailand 15th-16th centuries, Sawankhalok ware. Condition is perfect, no chips, no crack and no restoration...
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1800 item #339389 (stock #1758)
Blue & White jar, divided in to six panels, three panels decorated with a Lady and another three panels with Flower...