Antiques, Folk Arts, Arts Populaires, Chinese Nuo masks, toggles by Bhadrakalpa BHADRAKALPA
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1920 item #1351712 (stock #M-1NE )
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Indian Ramayana mask of Hanuman, General of King Sugriva's army of monkeys in the great Ramayana epic, wearing his headdress with 3 tips.
Old and heavy hard wood mask, beautiful patina, remnants of blue pigments.
Very good condition. 27x17 cms. More than 100 years old, most likely 19th C . India, Himachal Pradesh
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1472427 (stock #CTBR-P1SI)
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180.00 euros
Very old brass toggle of a boy holding an offrand ? ; the ring for hanging has completly disapeared. H : 4,5 cms
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1950 item #1452864 (stock #OP-G4H )
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Utensil to scrape the inside of the bowl, ivory covered handle. L : 15c
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1950 item #1327644 (stock #TIB-R3SL )
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€ 80.00
A lot of 3 Tsakalis (miniature painting for meditation) ; each ap :9,5 x 8 cms
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #1436388 (stock #BI-P1N )
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€ 80.00
Silver ear pick in the shape of a rat, Miao or Dong minorities, Yunnan, China. L : 6,5c
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Dolls and Puppets : Pre 1920 item #1461252 (stock #MAC-C1C )
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Puppet of a Mandarin. Beautiful costume ( dragoon), part of headdress mobile ,
Old native repairs with metal at the left leg, some old leather's ties (see pix), Sha'anxi. 19th C. 31 cms
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1950 item #1322585 (stock #OL-7/8D )
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€ 60.00
2 Chinese brushes for traditional literati painting ; L: OL7-D :24 cms OL8-D:29 cms
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1950 item #1322587 (stock #OL-11D )
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€ 100.00
Chinese Bitong made of burl or roots ; good condition with expected wear and tear. H: 14 cms, W: 14 cms.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #1344899 (stock #OP-D3H )
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Found in a tomb, the pipe having been buried with its owner. Oxidised baitong (the bamboo stem has decayed), beautiful bowl . L : 18c H : 8c
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #1229713 (stock #CTBR-C1SI)
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€ 100.00
Brass toggle of a horse; excellent and vivid craftsmanship.
Beautiful patina, perfect condition (see pix). 19th C. or before. L: 5 cms. TCT 244 (see Bibliography)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Dolls and Puppets : Pre 1900 item #1380561 (stock #MAC-C1N )
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Very old Chinese Shadow Puppet of a General; very thick water buffalo leather. Beautiful headdress with animal and complete original costume.
Old native repairs with leather and metal in headdress, neck and banner (see pix) ; 33 cms. Sha'anxi, 19th C. or before.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Chinese : Pre 1950 item #1342291 (stock #OP-S2H)
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To heat, cut or scrape. L : 26c
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1435501 (stock #TE-1C )
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€ 150.00
Dong embroided textile used to cover the head of a child in a baby carrier ; It figures the sun and many protective symbols, like a peony in the center ; all hand made.
54 x 54 cms. Dong, Sanjiang, Guangxi. Qing dynasty
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Pre 1940 item #1473325 (stock #S3-NE)
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Nepalese house protective figure, beautifuly eroded by the elements and time.
Probably Jajarkot region. H : 39 cms. Cf pic.6 (JP Girolami) : Jumla region, chetri house
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Dolls and Puppets : Pre 1900 item #1291514 (stock #MAB-C1H)
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Big antique cantonese puppet of a man ; very fine features, worn cloth (holes, patches) with brodery (a lot missing at the back) and Chinese characters inside (see pix) ; the piece of bamboo supporting the cloth is present. One hand only, also very old.
H of head : 13 cms and W : 10 cms, South of China, 19th C.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Chinese : Pre 1940 item #1435507 (stock #TE-4T)
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€ 250.00
This quality of baby carrier (mawei beider = horse tail carrier) was reserved for festivals, weddings, burials and for special market days.
All hand made, very good condition. Huangping style, Miao, Guizhou, Qing dynasty
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Pre 1960 item #1469686 (stock #D-2X )
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Chess Piece from Mongolia made of bronze representing an elephant.
Nice features, beautiful patina, perfect condition L : 3,5 H : 3 cms
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Folk Art : Pre 1920 item #1389790 (stock #M-X1Q )
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Very beautiful and delicate antique lacquered mask of Xienfang Xiaojie, Miss Vanguard, wearing her characteristic phoenix headdress ; very expressive handwork, remnants of original marouflage.
Due to its quality and sophistication, this mask is probably a rare « court » nuo mask which belonged to the same set as M-T1Q. Very good condition, some lacquer missing (see pix). 24 x 16 cms. 19th C or before. RM 93,145,163; MC 122-125 (see bibliography)