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similar to The Divine Comedy, Salvador Dali, News of the Limbos

All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Woodcuts : Pre 1970 item #1336037
David Anthony
A wood block print based upon the watercolors produced by Salvador Dali for the critically acclaimed illustration of Dante's Divine Comedy. The monumental collaboration of painter, wood block artists, and publishers spanned a period of nearly 25 years. This particular print is from Inferno Canto 4 News of the Limbos. While prints from the Divine Comedy are readily available, this one is particularly desirable above the others. The Divine Comedy series was produced in 4 editions - 2 French, ...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1980 item #1336081
David Anthony
Ten of Staves chromolithograph by Salvador Dali from the Lyle Stuart Tarot Cards series produced in the late 1970s. The print is signed in pencil on the bottom margin and numbered in a set of 250. The print is in a black suitable for hanging frame, but we suspect that the new owner will wish to reframe. Authenticity guaranteed. Dimension: 37 1/2" x 26"
All Items : Vintage Arts : Instruments and Implements : Time Pieces : Wristwatches : Pre 1980 item #1432689 (stock #VW1770)
Watch Company
OMEGA MOONWALK CHRONOGRAPH CASE Ref. 145.022. Circa: 1976. 42mm diameter and 48mm in length. Includes the GASKET, both chronograph buttons, and the original Crystal (with the OMEGA Logo in the center). Unused NOS Omega Factory Moonwalk Speedmaster Case. Needs the back, stem and crown. Don't polish a beat up case, buy this original, and protect the value of your watch! THIS IS A FINE COLLECTIBLE. DON'T INVEST IN THE STOCK MARKET. BUY SOMETHING PROVEN IN TIME. Free U.S. Shipping. $35.00 USPS ...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Pre 1930 item #1432685
galerie Cecile Kerner
very nice Baoule ,ivory coast heddle pulley. the technique of cotton weaving has spread to west africa. Before colonization, cotton fiber textiles were currencies of exchange. Ceremonial loincloths and prestigious adornments were woven. Baoule pulley heddle are available in many variations zoomorphic or cephalomorphic Here we have a stylized head with a meditative expression very beautiful crusty and shiny patina Provenance: Edward Klejman, Paris 80s private collection Belgium 20 cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1432628 (stock #12156)
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5 pieces of wood board molds of 'tabi' (Japanese socks) used by the professional tabi maker, Meiji period (1868-1912), Japan. Uniquely, one mold is graffitied for its shop name. Some expected signs of use due to age as is.

Small: approx. 20 x 8 x 0.6cm (7.87 x 3.14 x 0.23in) / Large: approx. 25.5 x 10.5 x 0.9cm (10.03 x 4.13 x 0.35in)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1837 VR item #1432617 (stock #10636)
Rare sculpture of a bronze elephant, reclining and holding up his head, throwing his trunk up in the air.
Cast bronze with beautiful brown patina and traces of former gilding.
Japan, Edo period, 18th/19th century.

Length: 7 ½ inches; height: 6 ¾ inches.

Few scratches on bottom, some rubbed areas, excellent condition.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Folk Art : Pre 1950 item #1432589 (stock #1500)
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Old Korean folk wood carving scoop for cattle feed, early-mid 20th century, approx. L 33cm (12.99in), H 6-7cm (2.36-2.75in). Aesthetic rustic taste with rough carving texture. Lighter weight than its looks. Fine vintage condition with expected damage due to use and age as is.

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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Textiles : Pre 1960 item #1432577
Spottiswoode Gallery
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Indonesia, Sumatra, Toba Batak, Silindung Valley; mid 20th C

Commercial cotton, natural and commercial dyes, warp ikat, supplementary warp and weft weaving, twining

A single panel with an indigo centrefield of seven bands of very long white ikat pierced lozenges. The chevrons are piled up densely at each end, and show their delicate form in the middle bands. Lying over the ikat design and extending across the wine-red side panels are five bands of colourful supplementar...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1432470 (stock #08193)
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Unique type of old Japanese votive offerings as a pair of 'waraji' (Japanese straw sandals) made of iron, dedicated to the shrine with the prayer for recovering from illness of legs and loins, Iwate prefecture, Meiji 45 (1912). One sandal with engraving note of the dedicator's name, address, date and the word of 'Hono' (Oblation), with damage at back strap as is. approx. 26.5cm (10.43in)

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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Textiles : Pre 1930 item #1432452
Indonesia, Bali, Singaraja, early 20th century

Imported silk, aniline dyes, tie-dye (pelangi) and stitch-resist (tritik)

A stunning silk pelangi wrapper tie-dyed in Singaraja in north Bali. Its luxurious length of 3 metres is divided along the diagonal in a bold format of different coloured triangles in plum, grape purple, soft pistachio green and mandarin orange. The colours are marked off by broad lines of stitch-resist (tritik) that produces an i...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1432395
Lau o’o mimireke

Timor Leste, Baucau or West Lautem, 1970s

Warp ikat, supplementary warp weave, discontinuous supplementary weft

A festive red tubeskirt (lau o’o mimireke) woven in the Baucau or West Lautem municipality, constructed by stitching two panels together. The wide body of multicoloured stripes is followed at each end by a design band of orange and dark brown ikat, and a solid plum band decorated with two large flowers woven in s...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1432359 (stock #BNJakitaHira)
June Hastings
Late 19th C Hirado Porcelain Japanese glazed porcelain figure of a puppy, most likely an akita. The puppy is wearing a ruffled collar with bells. If you hold this piece under a bright light, you can see some surface crazing that occurred after firing during the cooling process, which attests to its age. In excellent condition, it dates circa 1890. Measures 5.5" high, 3.5" wide, 4.5" deep.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1920 item #1432347 (stock #BNJcloisCig)
June Hastings
An exceptional Japanese cloisonne enamel cigarette case with gold washed interior. A floral scene on each side features a chrysanthemum, or kiku, symbolizing perfection, long life, power and nobility. Enameling is rich and vibrant, exhibiting very little or no wear. In excellent condition, this beauty measures 3.5" x 3"
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1432346
Java, Solo, second quarter of 20th century

Commercial cotton, botanical indigo and soga dyes, batik tulis (hand drawn batik)

A graceful, sophisticated batik, hand-drawn in the court city of Solo and dyed in golden brown botanical soga with indigo accents on a cream ground. The main motif is a floral variant of the slanting parang (knife), one of the most foundational of batik motifs. The gently curving lines of this variant make it resemble a...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Textiles : Pre 1970 item #1432319
Lembata, Lamalera, Lamaholot people, mid 20th century

Handspun cotton, botanical indigo and morinda dyes, warp ikat

This is a lovely panel, made up of bands of ikat in three colours—indigo, morinda and natural—interleaved with solid rust-red bands and deep indigo stripes. The broadest ikat band has a composite figurative motif tena tuba moku (boat harpoons manta ray) representative of local life. A large fishing boat (tena, seen in cross-section) carri...
J S Antiques
Federal Glass Company made Sharon from 1935-39. There are no chips or cracks in the glass. Thanks for looking.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1960 item #1432163
Beautiful Acrobat painting, pastel on paper 16“ x 9 1/2“ framed in a gold baroque. Frame excellent condition and signed Biography Maurice Brianchon (French, 1899–1979) was born in 1899 in the village of Fresnay-sur-Sarthe to Parisian parents. After a classical education, he began his official art training at the École des Arts Décoratifs in Paris in 1917. Early public recognition of his talent came when, at the age of 23, he was appointed a member of the committee of the Salon d’Au...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1492 item #1432141 (stock #MB438)
Fine Chinese Song Dynasty Qingbai Porcelain Bowl in Kiln Saggar

A rare opportunity to acquire a Northern Song Dynasty (AD 960 - 1127) kiln saggar still containing its Qingbai porcelain bowl, excavated from a kiln site in the Jingdezhen area of Jiangxi province. 

Northern Song Dynasty Qingbai porcelain was fired individually in saggars (the fireproof clay case) that were stacked on top of each other in the kiln. Firing in kilns was then, of course, not the exact science that it is now, ...