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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #106786 (stock #C-50)
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SOLD to NYC - from Christie's Beverly Hills, CA "Asian Works of Art" Sale OCtober 5, 2000, Lot # 190.
Chinese CELADON DISH,porcelain with a molded peony design inside and outside with a continuous fret design on the inside rim. Chocolate brown foot rim. Jiaqing(1796-1820) diameter is 13.5" height is 3.1 inches. Excellent condition with only one very slight rim glaze chip. Bought at CHRISTIES (in Los Angeles, CA) October 5, 2000, Lot #190, page 53...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #808528 (stock #CK-8)
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Sold to Europe
Carl Kempe Collection of Chinese Ceramics # 695, a white porcelain DISH, shallow with rounded sides, convex interior base and bevelled foot-rim. Interior design of chrysanthemum flower. Pure white glaze. Jiajing six characters mark in underglaze blue and of the period, 1522-1566. Ching-te Chen kilns. Ming Dynasty. There is a yellow and red CK label marked # 695 on the base. Purchased at Sotheby's, Paris, France, Lot # 118. Condition: Perfect. Dimensions: 3 3/4 inches (9.7 cms.)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #256849 (stock #C-005)
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$95
Blue & White porcelain Chinese OPIUM (pipe) JAR, with an underglaze blue floral design. Condition: There are no rim chips but there are several hairline cracks and a few small kiln errors. It's 2" in height with a 1.75" diameter. Circa: 18th C.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1920 item #356588 (stock #J-65)
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$260
Japanese cast metal (single piece) Buddhist statue of BUDDHA in "Bodhyagri mudra," has a beautiful patina and fine details. Circa: 1900-1920. Height is 7 inches (17.8 cms.) and the width at base is 4.25 inches or 10.8 cms. Condition is excellent.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1065307 (stock #CH-11/T/04)
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Sold to Chinese in Beijing
Chinese 18th Century portion of a KESI CHIFU (Formal Court Robe) with auspicious symbols (bats) embroidered in silk around a central motif of a single peony blossom. Very attractively mounted and framed in black with non-glare glass and a brass hanging hook. Condition is good with only some slight discoloration. Dimensions of frame: 17.75 inches(44cm) x 15.25 inches(39cm) Dimensions of central medallion: 13.25 inches (35cm) x 10.75 inches (27cm)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #354557 (stock #J-50)
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Sold to Asia
Japanese Ivory Netsuke of a Man beating on a mokyugo bell (wooden bell for a Buddhist monastery) standing in his kimono and zori sandals. Wonderful detail, even on the soles of his feet! (see picture # 5) Purchased at Christie's in Amsterdam, Holland, see "Asian Ceramcis and Works of Art," 8 May 2001, Lot 50, pg. 22. Condition is perfect and of course the man can stand unassisted. Height is 2.1 inches (5.2 cms.) Circa: Meiji era (1868-1900.)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1920 item #357558 (stock #J-68)
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Sold to Hawaii. Thank you!
Pair of Japanese wooden lacquered CARP (Fish) or "Koi," originally used to hang kitchen pots on hooks around the hearth. These decorative, ornamental fish are realistically carved with scales and curved lips on the mouths, and beautifully lacquered.Dimensions:each fish is 10 inches in length, x 6.5 in width x 4 inches in depth. Circa: 1912-1926. Condition is excellent.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #149561 (stock #C-52)
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$900
- with 4 character potter's mark and double gourd mark Dehua.
Chinese, Blanc de Chine, Buddha, well modeled standing on a circular lotus petal base with his left arm held at the waist holding the pearl of wisdom and the right arm lowered at his side in "bhumisparsamudra" with a serene expression, below tightly curled hair around the "usnisa," and long pendulous ear-lobes, wearing long voluminous robes tied at the waist, elaborate jewelry with Buddhist cross at the chest and bracelets on the wrists and upper arm, impressed with square 4 character seal mark ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #724464 (stock #V-102)
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$89
Vietnamese porcelain, Celadon cosmetic BOX with lid and a metal band around the bottom rim. Dimensions are 3.25 x 1.5 inches or 8.2 x 3.6 cms. Condition is good. Circa: 20th Century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #957131 (stock #J-2013)
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$190
Japanese porcelain Blue & White CENSER (Koro) with a Phoenix in underglaze blue scrolling around the body which is . Two pieces, lid and body. Well potted and extremely well painted Phoenix. Taisho era, 1910-1920. Condition is good. Height is 3.75 inches or (9.5 cms) and diameter is 3 5/8 of an inch or (9.2 cms.)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #469795 (stock #C-2003)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
$180
Chinese cast-metal figure of Confucius with Buddhist attributes on a four footed stand. A scroll of law is held in the right hand and a symbol of his rank & prestige is hung around his neck. Condition is fair. Height is 5.5 inches x 2 inches in width. Circa: 19th Century perhaps earlier.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1920 item #474850 (stock #J-14)
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Sold- Thanks, Chicago
Fearsome Japanese wooden MASK of HANNIYA, or "female accumulated anger expressed," with horns and bulging eyes and cheeks, jutting jaw and long teeth is frightening! The underlying color of paint is a dark purple with whitish eyes and teeth! Her hair is pulled into a twist in the center of her forehead...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1029238 (stock #CH-10/E/7)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
$730
Chinese pottery Quingbai JAR with a crackled slightly bluish glaze over a well molded body incised with vertical (but not parallel) lines on a slightly inverted narrow foot rim. Condition is good with some losses to the rim and glaze on the shoulder (as shown in the photos) Circa: Song Dynasty, 11-12th Century. Dimensions: Height 5 1/8 inches (12.3 cm) and width 5 3/8 inches (13.5 cm)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #195576 (stock #J-1037)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
$170
Japanese IMARI DISH with a "Sho-chiku-bai" (pine, plum & bamboo) leaf center with a bamboo root and 4 Bats in orange on the border. Bright, vibrant colors, turquoise and yellows and greens with the cobalt blue underglaze. Handpainted scrolling floral design on the back in underglaze blue. Condition: no chips or cracks or repairs, but the dish is a bit warped when it was fired in the kiln, (see enlargement #3) Circa 1900-1920.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1029836 (stock #K-L/1)
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Price on Request
Korean stoneware celadon BOWL with molded floral design in the cavetto, covered for the most part in a rich soft pale sea-green celadon glaze inside and out. Although this striking 12th Century example of Goryeo or Koryo dynasty(918-1392) celadon is in remarkable condition with no cracks or breaks or fritting or restorations, there are some less than pristine conditions that are resultant from the original firing of this piece...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1064136 (stock #CH-11/T/01)
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$1,200
for the pair/framed auctioned 5/25/2016 @ Cowan's, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA, Lot # 775
A pair of matched gold embroidery from Chinese Court robes, beautifully framed in gilt wooden frames with non-glare glass in a circular form. Circa: 18th Century. Condition, excellent. Dimensions of frame is 17 inches (43 cm) x 17 inches (43 cm) The radius of the embroidery is 13 inches or 33 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #477470 (stock #P-016)
Shibui Art, subtle..... subdued.....pure
$99
Handmade PERSIAN (Iran) Round COPPERWARE BOX with Cover. No decoration except for four double concentric rings on the cover. Condition is good with an attractive patina. Diameter is 6 " or 15.4 cms x 0.75 of an inch or 2 cms. Circa early 20th Century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1920 item #957766 (stock #J-0909)
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Sold
Japanese wooden ABACUS extremely well constructed with 27 bamboo rods and 164 wooden beads to do the calculations! All in a sturdy, yet artful black wooden frame. These abacus are great gifts for the engineer or mathematician in your family! Becoming more and more difficult to find! Condition is perfect....very functional. Length is 15.25 inches (39 cms.) and width is 2.75 inches (7 cms.) Circa: Taisho era, 1910-1920's.