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similar to A 20th Century Bizen Kogo Depicting A Reclining Sage or Monk

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1970 item #1281140
Spoils of Time
$195.00
A Bizen type kogo in form of a primitively rendered reclining sage or monk. Signed on bottom. 20th century. Good condition. Length: 5 inches (12.7 cm)
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1960 item #1426915 (stock #TRC220321)
Kyoto Ceramics and Fine Art
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Conceived by 20th century master ceramicist Kawai Kanjiro—here an abstract depiction of flowers is used to adorn an exquisite “henko” shaped vase. The glaze used is known as “tetsu-yu” for its use of iron compounds to achieve this distinctive look. Though many pieces by Kanjiro remain today, this exact combination of style, shape, and glazing is uncommon, making this a must-have work for serious collectors.

Like so many greats throughout history, Kanjiro (1890 - 1966) was ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1900 item #1347452 (stock #IS1156)
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 brass 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 cart...

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 : Fine Art : Sculpture : Stone : Pre 1980 item #1467341 (stock #BNJmultiMarb)
June Hastings
$3,800.00
Elaborately crafted natural marble figure of a child carrying a basket of flowers while holding one flower in their hand. This statue is handcrafted in various types of marble and stone. Mid-20th century. Weighs about 350 lbs and measures 42" high
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1920 item #1122634 (stock #3430)
Bamboo Grove
$1700.00
This early 20th century carved jade brush rest is 8 ¾” long, 3” high and 1 ¼” thick. It depicts three playful PiXiu facing each other. PiXiu are Chinese mythical creatures who are considered to be very powerful protectors in the practice of Feng Shui. Not only can they protect an individual or a family, they will also draw wealth from all directions. The PiXiu resembles a winged lion and is the ninth offspring of the dragon. It has a pair of bulging eyes, a long, bushy tail and one ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1122986
Zentner Collection
$5,000.00
Antique Japanese large and deeply carved ranma depicting three sages (from left to right): Le-tieguai (with the iron crutch) , Zheng si yuan (with the tiger) and Gama Sennin (with the frog). There is much of the original paint still intact. Wonderfully carved with great detail and expression. Most likely from a Shinto temple. Edo Period (18th century). Size: 27" high x 87" long x 3" deep. (very heavy!)
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.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Okimono : Pre 1970 item #1472765 (stock #05431)
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$350.00


OLD MAN SHAVING

Ceramic. Showa period, mid-late 20th century, Japan. H 16 x 12 x 10cm (6.29 x 4.72 x 3.93in). Well described facial expression with such detailed coloring. Pathetic old man...


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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1940 item #1472707 (stock #05430)
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$300.00


TIN SHRINE

Small shrine enshrined with round stone. Meiji-Taisho period, early 20th century, Japan. H 10 x 6 x 7cm (3.93 x 2.36 x 2.75in)


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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1970 item #1472633 (stock #1903)
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$280.00


PARENT-CHILD TABI MOLDS

Arrangement of large and small iron molds of tabi (Japanese socks) combined with straw toe covers for zori (Japanese sandals). Showa period, 20th century, Japan. Molds: 26.5 x 10 x H 5cm (10.43 x 3.93 x 1.96in), 18 x 8 x H 5cm (7.08 x 3.14 x 1.96in) / Covers: 28 x 12 x H 6cm (11.02 x 4.72 x 2.36in).


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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Furniture : Pre 1940 item #1472629 (stock #15097)
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$280.00


SHOE SHINE FOOT REST

Wood. Early 20th century, Korea. approx. 31 x 15 x H 24cm (12.20 x 5.90 x 9.44in). One part of joint (photo#9) slightly shakes, but unremovable and stable enough for actual use.


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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1472622 (stock #1726)
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$250.00


SASHIKO RAG

Rustic folk handspun cotton fabric with 'Sashiko' (ref. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sashiko) handed down through the generations, Taisho-Showa period, early 20th century, Shonai area, Yamagata prefecture, Japan, 63.5 x 13.5cm (24.99 x 5.31in). Aesthetically faded and stained due to aging as is. *Stone is not attached with this piece.


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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1970 item #1472619 (stock #12439)
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$300.00


A PAIR OF DAMAGED FOXES

Wood carving foxes as the messengers of god based on 'Cult of Inari', Showa period, 20th century, Japan, 4.5 x 4.5 x H 15.3cm (1.77 x 1.77 x 6.02in), 4.2 x 10 x H 15cm (1.65 x 3.93 x 5.90in). Unique aesthetic forms made with the defects of such vertical lacerations caused by its particular traditional make of yosegi (joined block construction).


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All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Black Americana : Pre 1930 item #1472550 (stock #BA978)
Measuring approximately 7.25 inches high, this magnificent Black Americana Vargas wax figure is mounted on its original wooden platform and is one of a series of fascinating "street character wax dolls" conceived of and crafted by Mrs. Concepcion Vargas Alfonso, daughter of the world-renowned, turn-of-the-20th century, New Orleans, Spanish sculptor, Francisco Vargas.

From approximately 1910 through the 1930's, Mrs. Concepcion Vargas-Alphonso, influenced by the great artistry of her famous ...

All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Black Americana : Pre 1930 item #1472509 (stock #BA977)
Measuring approximately 7.25 inches high, this very highly sought after Black Americana Vargas wax figure is mounted on its original wooden platform and is one of a series of fascinating "street character wax dolls" conceived of and crafted by Mrs. Concepcion Vargas Alfonso, daughter of the world-renowned, turn-of-the-20th century, New Orleans, Spanish sculptor, Francisco Vargas.

From approximately 1910 through the 1930's, Mrs. Concepcion Vargas-Alphonso, influenced by the great artistry o...

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1940 item #1472316 (stock #12438)
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$300.00


PHALLIC TALISMAN AND OLD HAND-COPIED SUTRA

Set of wooden charm with Somin Shorai's name (ref. 'Somin Shorai' - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Somin_Sh%C5%8Drai) and the sutra with myriads of 'Hail Amitabha Buddha' in Japanese, originally acquired from the dealer from Tohoku region. Early-mid 20th century, Japan. Charm: H 20cm (7.87in), Sutra: 41 x 16.5cm (16.14 x 6.49in). Aged deterioration as is.


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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1950 item #1472245 (stock #1900)
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$300.00


ONE-GLASS-EYED FISH

Wooden adjustable fish-shaped lock part ('yokogi') of pothook for traditional Japanese hearth. Early-mid 20th century. approx. 29 x 12 x 7cm (11.41 x 4.72 x 2.75in). Only the right eye is filled with glass. Refinedly less sooted condition than usual "old fashioned", and such a lovely face.


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