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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1900 item #1412334 (stock #WN231)
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$680.00
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Two differently decorated Chinese silver vases made for the Western export or used in the Chinese market. One with prunus twigs and the other with a beautiful dragon among clouds. Bases with a Chinese character mark and the maker's mark "WH" and "90", standing for the Wang Hing Company, working in Shanghai and Hong Kong around 1900. Condition: fine, few traces of usage. Dimension: c. 8 cm high, weight of silver: c. 116 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1910 item #1412074 (stock #WN226)
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$1,200.00
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A wonderful Japanese silk wall hanging embroidered with a river landscape showing an arched bridge leading to a temple. Bordered by a beautiful silvery brocade with alternating phoenix and dragon roundels, backed with a green-yellow fabric. Condition: fine, clean and fresh colors, only the corners with pin holes and minor wear. Dimension: c. 146 cm x 98.5 cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1900 item #1412030 (stock #5184)
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$1,800.00
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A glitter-ground Qajar Iranian pen case with sliding tray, finely painted under a lacquered varnish. The top with a noblewoman besides a birdcage decoying a birdie in a garden landscape. The sides with portrait medallions and hunting scenes. Provenance: a gentleman's collection, Geneva - Switzerland. Condition: few traces of usage, few small lacquer losses, little wear and cracking (please look at the photos carefully, they make part of the condition report). Dimension: c. 22.7 cm x 3.8 cm x 3....
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1900 item #1411837 (stock #5185)
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$3,800.00
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A superb quality Qajar Iranian pen case with polychrome paint papier-mache and gilding under a lacquered varnish. The top panel with depiction of a gathering around orthodox priests, the sides with scenes from the "Sheykh San'an and the Christian maid" story. Inscribed with eight verses in tarji-band of Hatef Esfahani and Farid al-Din'Attar from the story of Sheykh San'an. The sliding tray painted with portrait medallions and flowers. Signed: raquam-e Ja'Far-e Najaf'Ali (son of the famous lacque...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1411462 (stock #WN224)
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A Chinese court official's winter hat made of soft black velvet and silk, covered with red silk fringes, topped by a clear glass and bronze hat final. Lined by red coarse fabric. Condition: fine, few traces of usage, maybe never worn. Dimension: diameter: c. 20.5 cm, brim height: 8.8 cm, knob: c. 5 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1900 item #1411319 (stock #5183)
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$1,200.00
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A fine quality Qajar Iranian pen case with sliding tray painted with medaillons on gold-leaf decorated black ground under a lacquered varnish. The top showing centrally a portrait of a nobleman wearing a kolah beetween two beautiful women. Cartouches with flowers, landscapes and the rose with nightingale motif "gul-u-bulbul". Provenance: a gentleman's collection, Geneva - Switzerland. Condition: traces of usage, few small lacquer losses, little wear and cracking (please look at the photos carefu...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1900 item #1411054 (stock #WN221)
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$1,200.00
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A rare Buddhist temple banner composed of a central ruyi shaped panel and three suspending streamers with pointed ends and tassels. Made of Chinese Late-Ming and Qing gold brocaded and tapestry silks showing dragons and floral decoration. The top panel is cardboard reinforced and having a seal on the backside. Printed cotton lining and top with leather loop, one tassel with a small bell. The interior of Buddhist monasteries in the Himalayas are often intensely colorful, covered by layers of pain...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1410023 (stock #WN222)
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$1,800.00
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A pair small Chinese porcelain jars with lids, each decorated with two foo dogs among peony flowers and scrolls in the "wucai" palette with underglaze blue. Bases without glaze. Rare to find a pair with matching lids and with so fresh colors. Including two later reticulated wooden stands. Dimension with lid: 14.3 cm high, on stand: 17.3 cm high. Condition: one cover with glued area and rim chips. One jarlet with minor kiln dust and the other jar with negligible rim fritting. The wood stands with...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Pre 1990 item #1403685 (stock #WN213)
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$230.00
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"Beauregard" by Philippe Jaccottet, published in 1981 by Maeght ├ęditeur is a small 50 pages softcover book containing 6 illustrations by Zao Wou-Ki (Beijing 1921 - Nyon 2013). This is no. 510 of a limited edition of 820. Condition: fine, usual dicoloration of the cover pages. Dimension: c. 24.3 cm x 18.3 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1800 item #1402963 (stock #WN214)
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$500.00
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A set of two Chinese export porcelain cups and saucers dating to the early 18th century. Decorated in underglaze blue, green, iron-red and gold with landscapes in cartouches between lotus flowers. Condition: fine, only cup rims with few fleabites, minor wear to gilding. Dimension: cup: c. 7 cm diameter, 3.9 cm high, saucer: c. 11.8 cm diameter, 2.3 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1920 item #1402615 (stock #WN216)
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$700.00
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A pair antique moulded and painted Chinese porcelain brush washers in peach form. Standing on three feet. Condition: one with few rim frittings (the left one centrally). Dimension: 9.3 cm x 8.8 cm, 2.3 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1800 item #1402187 (stock #WN215)
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$650.00
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A pair Kangxi period 1662-1722) molded plates with foliated rim, painted in overglaze red pigment and gold. This kind of trade porcelain was produced to special order for the Dutch market and called there "melk and bloed". Condition, wear to gilding, rims with fritting, no hairlines or restoration. Dimension: c. diameter 21.7 cm, 2.5 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1402019 (stock #WN209)
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$680.00
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An antique Japanese fan-shaped repoussed gilt copper keman (meaning garland of flowers) altar hanging, decorated in openwork with lotus flowers above waves, centrally a knotted cord. No hanging pendants, reverse with old paper label. Condition: a loss near the knot, traces of usage. Dimension: c. 30.7 cm wide, total height: c. 29.5 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Okimono : Pre 1920 item #1401792 (stock #WN211)
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$540.00
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A patinated bronze okimono of a seated man holding a fan, mounted on a harwood base. Signed. Dimension: total: c. 11 cm high, 11 cm long, weight: 674 g. Condition: fine.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Pre 1837 VR item #1401580 (stock #WN210)
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$850.00
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A fine embroidered and painted silk memorial picture. Showing a lady and a girl besides a monument with urn near a waterfall, inscribed in French as "Oh our God". The subject of these pictures was a fashionable expression of romantic sorrow in Neoclassicism - Biedermeier. This type of embroidered picture, usually copied from prints, was made to demonstrate a girl's accomplishment in needlework. With original wooden frame. Dimension: total: c. 39.9 cm x 35.2 cm x 2.8 cm. Condition: some traces of...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1401484 (stock #WN207)
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$450.00
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A curved brass box with hinged lid and a small locking clasp. Beautifully decorated with interlacing patterns, tendrils and Islamic calligraphy inscriptions, inlaid in silver and copper. The interior with wood lining. Condition: fine, few traces of usage. Dimension: c. 14.6 cm long x 8.5 cm high x 8.5 cm wide, weight: 570 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #1401331 (stock #WN185)
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A Baba Nyonya hair ornament made of gilt silver with rubies or glass stones. Condition: little wear to gilding and traces of usage. Dimension: c. 9.9 cm long x 2.4 cm wide, weight: 8 g. Shipping by registered Priority Swisspost mail included.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1401330 (stock #WN208)
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$530.00
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An antique flattened flask from Oman once used to fill the powder-pan of a matchlock gun, after 1880 often used as amulets. Made of solid silver beautifully decorated with granulation and filigree work and some gilding. Condition: some traces of usage and wear to gilding. Dimension: 17.8 cm long, weight: 212 g.