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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1403246 (stock #WN212)
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A small bulbous Chinese porcelain vase finely painted with two dragons among clouds chasing the flaming pearl in the "famille verte" palette. Condition: fine, minor wear to decoration. Dimension: 12.7 cm high.
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 : Porcelain : Pre 1910 item #1402521 (stock #WN218)
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$750.00
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A pair Chinese porcelain saucers decorated with a peony blossom and a well-wishing in black. Base with a stamped six character Tongzhi mark, dating to the late Qing dynasty. Foot rim with little adhering sand. Condition: little wear to the decoration and gilt rims, one dish with a rim flake (photo no. 8 the left saucer at 8 o'clock), the other one with two rim frittings. Dimension: diameter: c. 23 cm, 3.5 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1800 item #1402363 (stock #WN217)
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$1,200.00
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Dating to the early 18th century, a rare pair Chinese porcelain plates, differentely decorated with flower basket in the "grisaille" palette, with black, gold, overglaze blue and iron red or pink. The rim with kuchibeni. Condition: little wear to gilding, one plate with a filled rim flake (photo no. 9) and few tiny bubble bursts. Dimension: 22.8 cm.
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.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Pre 1940 item #1401054 (stock #WN205)
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$730.00
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A carved and painted wood model of a totem pole of the Tlingit, indigenous peoples of the Pacific Northwest Coast of North America. Depecting a frog, a whale, a bear and a beaver, the back is inscribed in ink and the base is dated New York, U.S.A. June 1931. Dimensions: c. total 40.1 cm high, diameter stand: c. 7.5 cm. Condition: beautiful patina, few tiny chips and minimal wear, the base with little losses to bark.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1400944 (stock #WN201)
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A textile panel made of different dyed silk stripes, exquisitely embroidered with motifs from Zoroastrian myths such as fishes or botehs. The backing is a coarse blue dyed cotton, framed by a black ribbon. These embroidery panels originally would have formed the knee to ankle section of one trouser leg, of a shalvar (pantaloon) from a Zoroastrian woman's wedding costume. Condition: one stripe with small fabric losses (see photo 6), few tears, an old mend, little faded. Dimension: c. 49.4 cm x 13...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1400943 (stock #WN206)
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A Mandarin square dating to the end of the Qing dynasty. A female front insignia with an appliqued peacock bird, denoting the third civil rank. Embroidery in metallic threads on purple silk, glued on cardboard. Condition: glued on cardboard, little wear, a small stained area, fresh colors (please look at the photos carefully - they make part of the condition report). Dimension: c. 30 cm high x 31 cm wide. Shipping by registered Priority Swisspost mail included.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1400942 (stock #WN204)
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An informal male front Mandarin square with a tiger, denoting the 4th military rank. Counted stitch on silk gauze with metallic threads. The animal is standing on a rock above deep water. Bordered and lined with silk. Reference: "Ladder to the Clouds" by Jackson & Hugus Berkeley 1999, page 194, No. 13.014: showing a buzi with the animal in the same position. Condition: poor, faded, missing and loose threads, stained, tears (please look at the photos carefully - they make part of the condition re...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1837 VR item #1400668 (stock #WN203)
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$370.00
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An antique pouch with embossed Japanese decoration, made of colored gold leather, maybe worked in the Netherlands for the export to Japan. Here with passementerie in gold threads and silk lining. Japanese tobacco pouches are often made of this kind of leather. Condition: clean, some wear to leather. Dimension: pouch: 25.5 cm x 31.5 cm.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Pre 1930 item #1400143 (stock #WN199)
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$380.00
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The "Wares of the Ming Dynasty" by R.L. Hobson, 1923, limited first edition of 1'500 copies, this is no. 808. And by the same author "Cent Planches en Couleurs D'Art Chinois" first French edition printed in 1928 of "One Hundred Plates in Colour of Chinese Art", this book is undated. Condition: both volumes with missing dust jackets and a bit loose bindings, used. Dimension: 29 cm x 23 cm, weight: 3.5 kg.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1960 item #1399925 (stock #WN198)
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$580.00
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A hardcover folio containing 40 lithographs after woodcuts by Modern Chinese Artists like Li Hua (1907-94), Niu Wen (1922-2009), Shi Lu (1919-1982) and so on. Published and printed in 1956 by the "Foreign Language Press" in Beijing, first edition. An interesting time document, complete. Dimension: 35.5 cm x 26.5 cm. Condition: little wear to folio, plates fine and clean. Complete list of artists: LI CHUN, NIU WEN, KU YUAN, SHIH LU, CHIANG PING, CHU MING-KANG, LI SHAO-YEN, LI PING_FAN, LI HUAN-MI...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1900 item #1399837 (stock #WN200)
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An early and rare Japanese copper plaque showing a bird on a prunus mume twig, worked in dull colored cloisonné enamels, the reverse with green contre-émail. The former owner attributed this artwork to an artist of the "Japonisme Movement". Condition: bubble bursts, a hairline (see photo No. 5). Dimension: 20.3 cm x 20.3 cm x 0.3 cm.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Pre 1980 item #1399709 (stock #WN197)
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$430.00
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A beautiful limited reference book containing the collection of the Baur Museum in Geneva, Switzerland of "Chinese Jades and Other Hardstones", written by Pierre F. Schneeberger. Hardback with 22 color, 105 b.& w. photo plates, 26 illustrations. Brown cloth with dustjacket, printed 1976 in a limited numbered edition of 1600, this is No. 19. Condition: clean, dust jacket with little wear and yellowing. Dimension: c. 28.8 cm x 24 cm x 2.8 cm, 2 kg.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1399638 (stock #3410)
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$1,300.00
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The ground textile is a dark woolen flannel "inlaid" with pieces of colored fabric and embroidered in silk yarn in different colors. The embroideries from Rasht in Gilan Province were made by professional male embroiderers. Cotton lining, silk fringes. Dimension: diameter (without fringes): 142 cm, fringes: c. 8.5 cm long. Condition: fine, little faded, minimally stained.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Antiques : Pre 1990 item #1399532 (stock #WN196)
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$500.00
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A beautiful limited reference book containing the collection of the Baur Museum in Geneva, Switzerland of "Japanese Sword Fittings and Associated Metalwork", written by Basil William Robinson (former in the Victoria & Albert Museum, London). Hardback with 444 pages, 752 illustrations (several in color), section with signatures. Cloth with dustjacket, printed 1980 in a limited numbered edition of 1600, this is No. 52. Condition: fine. Dimension: c. 28.8 cm x 24 cm x 5.1 cm, 3 kg.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1800 item #1399339 (stock #3533)
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A small square gold lacquer Japanese incense container with rounded corners. The lid is decorated with a relief of waves and rocks, inlaid in mother-of-pearl and lead. Interior and base with nashiji, the rims covered with lead. Later tomobako. Dimension: c. 9.5 cm x 7.5 cm x 2.5 cm. Condition: few traces of usage, a tiny chip (see photo No. 2 at 2 o'clock).
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1399186 (stock #WN195)
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$230.00
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An embossed green leather wallet, the front with a mesh section with tiny needlepoint embroidery showing three Italian brigands in a landscape, bordered by a gold foil frame. Condition: frontside a bit faded, mesh slightly soiled, losses to gold foil. Dimension: 8.4 cm x 11 cm x 0.8 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Apparel : Pre 1837 VR item #1399091 (stock #WN194)
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A traditional folk costume frippery crown called "Schappele", worn in the Bregenzerwald in Austria by girls and unmarried young women. A cardboard ring covered with velvet, the front with embroidered Christogram IHS in gold thread and some sequins. The upper part of the headdress made with gilt wire, glass beads and silk ribbons. For a similar piece please visit the website of the Vorarlberg Museum: http://www.vorarlbergmuseen.at/objekte/jw-43 Condition: silk ribbons consumed, traces of usage. D...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1398209 (stock #WN179)
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$250.00
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A circular copper box with domed lid, decorated in thick enamels with scrolling vines and flowers. Originating from Damascus, Syria. Condition: some losses to enamel (please check photos), slightly dented. Dimension: diameter: c. 11 cm, 9.3 cm high.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Pre 1950 item #1397847 (stock #WN190)
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An Indonesian painted wooden theater mask, showing a crowned character with fine facial features and a moustache. Reverse with a leather strap and an Indonesian inscription. Condition: partial little wear to paint. Dimension: c. 18.8 cm x 15 cm x 10 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1800 item #1397670 (stock #WN193)
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$400.00
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A set of two Chinese export porcelain cups and saucers dating to the first half of the 18th century. The interior with fine decoration of fruits and flowers in the "Famille rose" palette and gold, the exterior in "Batavia brown". Condition: fine, foot rims with fritting. Dimension: cup: c. 8.2 cm diameter, 4.2 cm high, saucer: c. 13.3 cm diameter, 2.3 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1397508 (stock #WN192)
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$380.00
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A set of two Japanese porcelain cups and saucers with fine decoration in the Imari palette, underglaze blue, iron red and abundantly gold. Cups with a blossom mark. Condition: fine, saucers with kiln grit residue. Dimension: cup: c. 7.1 diameter, 4.6 cm high, saucer: c. 12.2 cm diameter, 2.3 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1920 item #1397426 (stock #WN187)
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$430.00
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A small Chinese gilded silver dish standing on four splayed feet, with pierced design of dragons, bamboo chrysanthemum and prunus among rocaille. Base with maker's mark in Chinese characters. Condition: one foot with a tiny loss (see photo no. 11), maybe later gilding. Dimension: diameter: 13.7 cm, 4.1 cm high, weight: 122 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1910 item #1397297 (stock #WN191)
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$1,400.00
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A rare pair of Japanese double gourd shaped porcelain vases, decorated with a ho-o bird flying over "prunus mume" in overglaze blue, green, yellow, aubergine, iron red and gold. Standing on a broad footrim, the rim with "kuchibeni". Condition: fine, only one vase with a short hairline ending in a tiny rim frit on the rear side (please see photo no. 12). Dimension: 19.3 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1397206 (stock #WN189)
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$1,300.00
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A pair of large Japanese porcelain dishes, beautifully decorated in five colors: underglaze blue, overglaze black, -green, -aubergine, iron red and gold. Showing an asymetrical design of a courtesan with her servant under a cherry tree, the right side with flowers. The back with auspicious emblems, the base with spur marks and an underglaze blue apocryphal "Ming Jiajing" mark. Provenance: Swiss private collection. Dimension: diameter 27.5cm, 3.5 cm high. Condition: partial some wear tho the colo...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1397021 (stock #WN184)
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$350.00
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A small Kutani porcelain pitcher beautifully painted in Mokubei style with two cartouches containing a mountainous landscape and a group of rakan among karakusa pattern. Base signed Kutani. Condition: little wear to enamels and gold, spout with a short firing crack (3 mm please see photo no. 9). Dimension: 9.5 cm high.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1970 item #1396831 (stock #WN183)
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$380.00
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A Chinese wood miniature furniture set comprising two official's hat arm chairs and a stand or table. Condition: table top with crack. Dimension: height: chair: c. 16.5 cm, table: c. 9 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1396496 (stock #WN186)
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$950.00
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A patinated bronze okimono of a young woman with a beautiful face, dating around 1910. On her back a large basket and in her hand she was carrying a tool. Signed on the base. Dimension: 29.5 cm high, weight: 2.4 kg. Condition: tool broken off, few tiny areas with wear to the patina.