Beautiful Chinese scroll painting of three koi fish swimming underneath a patch of lotuses. Very bright coloration used with bold contrast. Vibrant natural colors. Great movement and fine attention to detail. Signature and chop of Zhao Dao Ang (1905-1998).
Size: (entire scroll) 41.5" L x 24" H (artwork only) 32.25" L x 19.5" H
For sale here is a lovely vintage 1950s 60s original signed Chinese watercolor painting on silk of a young woman with fan in a garden. The silk painting has been laid down on paper with silk borders as shown. Measures 18-1/2" by 16" at outer edges, and the image area measures 14-1/4" by 11-3/4". Marked at upper right as shown in Chinese characters with red stamp beneath. This painting has never been framed. It was purchased as dead stock from a Chinese curio shop that went out of business, and s...
For sale here is a WHIMSICAL vintage 1940s handmade carved and painted wood Friendly Fish brooch pin. So cute it's gonna make you smile every time you wear it! Measures 1-1/2" by 1-1/4". Unmarked as expected. Excellent vintage condition with just fine light wear as shown - please view the photos, read the description, and ask all questions prior to purchase. I am open to reasonable offers from serious buyers.
Chinese Huanghuali altar table, with distinctive, natural "ghost eye" grain, carved with gourd, Buddha's hand citron, peach, and scrolls motifs, recessed scroll legs with star motif, Early Republic period.
Size: 69" L x 17.5" W x 37.5" H
Exquisite Tiffany Japonesque sterling silver centerpiece with applied fish, ca 1881.
Exterior decorated with scaly and gaping fish swimming among drifting, swaying plants. Ornament is applied and chased on honeycomb hand-hammered ground. Fine details including seaweed clinging to rim and scrolled seashells on foot. A veritable fishbowl.
Engraved presentation dated 1883 in stylistically-integrated wavy ribbon script: "Gracie, Bedouin / Match race / Oct 18th 1883 / Course 26 Miles to Windward...
For sale here is a RARE pair of vintage 1930s Art Deco signed handmade sterling silver and reverse-carved and painted crystal Marlin or Swordfish design cufflinks. A lovely design that is suitable for either a man or a woman! Each face measures 1/2" diameter, and the pair weigh 7 grams total. Marked at backs as shown, maker mark "JMP" in a shield-shaped reserve, also "Sterling". Excellent vintage condition with just fine light wear and tarnish as shown - please view the photos, read the descript...