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similar to Fine Antique Silk Needlework Embroidery Memorial Picture, 1826.

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Pre 1837 VR item #1393047 (stock #WN158)
Galerie Hafner
$1,100.00
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A very fine embroidered and painted silk memorial picture. Showing a young lady playing the harp besides a monument with urn in a mountainous landscape. Inscribed on glass in "verre eglomise" technique in French: "Fait Par Anna Izeli 1826" (made by Anna Izeli 1826) - maybe of Swiss origin, Iseli is a typical name in Switzerland. The subject of these pictures was a fashionable expression of romantic sorrow in Neoclassicism - Biedermeier. This type of embroidered picture, usually copied from print...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Pre 1970 item #1409233
Dowry cloth, pillow cover

Rajasthan, Jaisalmer, Sindh people, Mahar group, 20th century

Hand woven cotton, cotton and silk floss, mirrors, khaarek, interlacing and jat embroidery

A highly decorative squarish piece of lavish embroidery on handwoven red cotton, pieced from three pieces of cloth (see image 2 for the joins). Its design consists of a central square surrounded by 8 squares, all patterned with khaarek silk embroidery in differ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1400944 (stock #WN201)
Galerie Hafner
$3,200.00
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A textile panel made of different dyed silk stripes, exquisitely embroidered with motifs from Zoroastrian myths such as fishes or botehs. The backing is a coarse blue dyed cotton, framed by a black ribbon. These embroidery panels originally would have formed the knee to ankle section of one trouser leg, of a shalvar (pantaloon) from a Zoroastrian woman's wedding costume. Condition: one stripe with small fabric losses (see photo 6), few tears, an old mend, little faded. Dimension: c. 49.4 cm x 13...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1110597 (stock #C153)
Antique Chinese late Qing Dynasty woman’s informal satin silk robe, finely embroidered in satin silk stitch with six roundels displaying vases with branches of various flowers and butterflies, amidst branches, peonies, magnolias, and goldfish, all picked out in bright shades of red, blue, pink, brown, and orange, reserved on a cream - white ground, and edged by black silk. The cuffs, embroidered in suite, are bordered with a band of brocade woven with five-clawed Principal Celestial Long Drag...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1399638 (stock #3410)
Galerie Hafner
$1,300.00
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The ground textile is a dark woolen flannel "inlaid" with pieces of colored fabric and embroidered in silk yarn in different colors. The embroideries from Rasht in Gilan Province were made by professional male embroiderers. Cotton lining, silk fringes. Dimension: diameter (without fringes): 142 cm, fringes: c. 8.5 cm long. Condition: fine, little faded, minimally stained.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1436590
Indonesia, Bali, Buleleng, Singaraja, c. 1930

Silk, aniline dyes, weft ikat (endek)

An early graphic silk body-wrapper (anteng), woven in the Singaraja area in the regency of Buleleng in north Bali, with a fine polychrome weft ikat design. Its dynamic, continuous design of shimmering white lines radiating outwards from a central column of claret lozenges is made festive by accents in apple green, mango yellow and violet. Darker, overdyed aubergine provides...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1700 item #1311067
A finely carved rare jade cat from the Chinese dynasty of Song to Ming period. Large size of its kind. Vivid carving details. The back of this piece was treated to feel like archaic jade, which was the loved fashion by Chinese scholars of that time period. Size: 7.5 cm long, 3.3 cm tall. Very good antique condition for its age. Provenance: From Doyle New York.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1900 item #1347452 (stock # IS338)
Outstanding quality antique, 19th century, Islamic, Turkish Ottoman Empire, (Egypt), Cairo -Ware, Mamluk Revival, Silver and copper, inlaid brass, large hanging Mosque lamp,Qandeel. A body of classical dome form and small conical finial surmounted by an elaborated openwork finial, the central wide band adorned with four large copper, inlaid and pierced, medallions containing a calligraphic Arabic inscription, profusely inlaid in thick silver and interrupted by four elaborated cartouches decora...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1910 item #1434260 (stock #1662)
Dragon's Pearl
$3,600.00
An unusually fine belt hook of mottled spinach jade w. a dragon’s head on top and a crawling qilong on the shaft. The button’s head carved w. the yin-yang symbol. From an old Danish collection and in the country since the 1920s. Qing, 19th cent. L 14 cm. Condition: Excellent.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1413833
Meiji Bijutsu
$3,880.00
A very fine grey stone head of Guanyin dating from the Chinese Tang dynasty (618-907).

Kindly inquire if you have some questions.

The head will be shipped with the removable wooden stand.
The sculpture bears some apparently repaired damages on the right cheek (kindly refer to picture 8).
Size: 31.5 (h) x 14 x 20 cm (with stand 48 (h) cm); 12.6 x 5.6 x 8 in

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1910 item #1413395
Meiji Bijutsu
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A superb suzuribako (inkstone box) dating from the end of the Edo period to the Meiji period (1868-1912).

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The box presents a minute dent (please refer to picture 11). It is otherwise in very good condition.
Size 23.5 x 17.5 x 11 (h) (9.4 x 7 x 4.4 in)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre AD 1000 item #1413712
Meiji Bijutsu
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A spectacular stone Buddha (Guanyin) dating from the Chinese Tang dynasty (618-907).

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The statue will be shipped in a fitted wooden box.
Size: 48 (h) x 14.5 x 8 cm (with stand 59 (h) cm); 19.2 x 5.8 x 3.2 in

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1910 item #1413397
Meiji Bijutsu
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A magnificent suzuribako (inkstone box) dating from the end of the Edo period to the Meiji period (1868-1912).

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The box presents traces of old repairs with lacquer and gold (kintsugi).
Size 22.5 x 24.5 x 5.5 (h) (9 x 9.8 x 2.2 in)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1700 item #1408872
Meiji Bijutsu
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A remarkable set of two paintings from the Japanese Muromachi period (1336-1573) mounted on a screen.

Each represents a demon, painted in vivid colors and sublime details.

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The support for the painting (screen itself) probably dates from the beginning of the 20th century. It presents tears in the back, but the paintings are not affected. They show traces of wear but are otherwise in good condition. Kindly refer to pictures for detail...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1910 item #1429996
galerie Cecile Kerner
€7,500.00
The Byōbu "wind wall" are Japanese screens made up of 4 to 6 panels (the latter being the most common). They serve as partitions or decor for dances in the ceremonial context. They are usually adorned with seasonal flora and fauna, painted in gouache on a gold leaf background. The large gold "solids" highlight the quiet strength of decorative elements such as cypresses (Paine 1981) which seem to emerge from the mist invoking a symbolism. The convention of these "floating clouds" is even older ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1700 item #1114728 (stock #lot940)
Hu's Collection
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Description:

A bronze figure was finely cast in good size and was depicted by great craftsmanship.
Nice patina was preserved on the surface when accumulations were found within the pleats.
It was heavily cast in hefty weight.

Date: Ming Dynasty, 15th/16th century.

Height: 28cm.
Weight:1292 grams.

A CUSTOM-MADE SILK BOX IS INCLUDED.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Ivory : Pre 1800 item #1073494 (stock #C156])
Antique 18th – early 19th Century Chinese Qing Dynasty Carved Dragon Belt Hook mounted as a magnifying glass handle in a gilt copper mount with engraved flowers and leaf decoration attached to a circular polished magnifying lens. A well carved belt hook with a large dragon head hook with bulging eyes, curled horns and pierced mouth. The body of the belt hook is carved with fine openwork with a writhing chilong holding lingzhi in its mouth. The reverse with a raised button. In the late 19th ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #966024 (stock #J48)
Antique 17th century (circa 1650-1680) Japanese Arita porcelain ewer of oval form with a waisted neck and loop handles, painted in underglaze-blue with panels of peonies reserved on karakusa, the neck is with stylized peonies. The top of the handle has two holes whilst one is pierced and the other is not; the holes were made prior to the firing process of the porcelain at the request of European merchants importing Japanese porcelain for European markets because many of these types of ewer...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #1216217 (stock #SK03)
Galerie Ariana
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This is a woman's shift ("kurta") from Swat Valley, Pakistan. It measures 125 cm from one sleeve extended to the other; the gusset measures 24 cm; the bust 57 cm. From top shoulder to bottom hem it measures 91 cm. The sleeve opening is 17 cm. The embroidery technique is pink and red floss silk on indigo-dyed and black cotton depicting geometric shapes typical of the embroidery of the Swat Valley. Condition of this textile is excellent. Estimated age: mid to late 20th century.