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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1930 item #1421284 (stock #WN264)
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A Chinese miniature wood carving showing a scene of daily life in old China. A court official sitting in a litter borne upon the shoulders of four attendants. Made in the Tushanwan Workshop in Xujiahui, an orphanage opened 1864 by French Jesuit priests near Shanghai. Hosting an art school, producing wood-carving, stone sculpture, silversmith, embroidery and painting. Please refer to the book (last photo) "Scènes de la vie en Chine. Les figurines de bois de T'ou Sè Wè" by Christian Henriot and...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1930 item #1421089 (stock #WN265)
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Five Chinese miniature wood carvings showing different scenes of daily life in old China. A traditional Chinese doctor with his patient, a scholar writing and a family with wheelbarrow. Made in the Tushanwan Workshop in Xujiahui, an orphanage opened 1864 by French Jesuit priests near Shanghai. Hosting an art school, producing wood-carving, stone sculpture, silversmith, embroidery and painting. Please refer to the book (last photo) "Scènes de la vie en Chine. Les figurines de bois de T'ou Sè W...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1930 item #1420609 (stock #WN262)
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$380
Five Chinese miniature wood carvings showing fish related scenes of daily life in old China. A man on a sampan, a mussel collector with a plover, two fishers with traps and a man carrying a fish. Made in the Tushanwan Workshop in Xujiahui, an orphanage opened 1864 by French Jesuit priests near Shanghai. Hosting an art school, producing wood-carving, stone sculpture, silversmith, embroidery and painting. Please refer to the book (last photo) "Scènes de la vie en Chine. Les figurines de bois de T...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1930 item #1420388 (stock #WN263)
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$420
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Three Chinese miniature wood carvings showing scenes of daily life in old China, two groups of carpenters and a cooper. Made in the Tushanwan Workshop in Xujiahui, an orphanage opened 1864 by French Jesuit priests near Shanghai. Hosting an art school, producing wood-carving, stone sculpture, silversmith, embroidery and painting. Please refer to the book (last photo) "Scènes de la vie en Chine. Les figurines de bois de T'ou Sè Wè" by Christian Henriot and Ivan Macaux in French and Chinese ISBN...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1900 item #1419633 (stock #WN257)
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$530
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A round shaped silver lingam box (ayigalu or shivadhara) with its original chain. A neck amulet once worn by a wealthier lay member of the Lingayat sect in South India. Markings. Here without jangama lingam. Condition: traces of usage. Dimension: amulet: c. 6 cm wide x 4.1 cm high, chain: total length: 54 cm, weight total: 97 g.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1930 item #1419337 (stock #WN260)
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$500
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Three Chinese miniature wood carvings showing scenes of daily life in old China, a coolie or an artisan, two men with wheelbarrow and a street gambler. Made in the Tushanwan Workshop in Xujiahui, an orphanage opened 1864 by French Jesuit priests near Shanghai. Hosting an art school, producing wood-carving, stone sculpture, silversmith, embroidery and painting. Please refer to the book (last photo) "Scènes de la vie en Chine. Les figurines de bois de T'ou Sè Wè" by Christian Henriot and Ivan M...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1930 item #1419287 (stock #WN261)
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$450
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Two Chinese miniature wood carvings showing scenes of daily life in old China, a court official with his wife and a couple at the dining table. Made in the Tushanwan Workshop in Xujiahui, an orphanage opened 1864 by French Jesuit priests near Shanghai. Hosting an art school, producing wood-carving, stone sculpture, silversmith, embroidery and painting. Please refer to the book (last photo) "Scènes de la vie en Chine. Les figurines de bois de T'ou Sè Wè" by Christian Henriot and Ivan Macaux in...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1930 item #1419179 (stock #WN256)
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Three funny salt and pepper shakers in the form of three of the seven Japanese lucky gods: Ebisu holding a carp, Daikoku standing on two rice balls with his hammer and Jurojin with fan. Sliding doors on the bottom marked Sterling 0.950 and a mark. Dimension: up to 5.3 cm high and 5.2 cm wide, total weight: 85 g. Condition: few traces of usage.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1930 item #1419056 (stock #WN259)
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$600
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Four Chinese miniature wood carvings showing scenes of daily life on the food market in old China. A butcher preparing pork, a melon vendor, a fishmonger and a coolie. Made in the Tushanwan Workshop in Xujiahui, an orphanage opened 1864 by French Jesuit priests near Shanghai. Hosting an art school, producing wood-carving, stone sculpture, silversmith, embroidery and painting. Please refer to the book (last photo) "Scènes de la vie en Chine. Les figurines de bois de T'ou Sè Wè" by Christian He...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1418857 (stock #2976)
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$850
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A garment-hook or belt-fitting in the shape of a horse, made of bronze with green patination. According to the Brooklyn Museum, these belt hooks in the form of a horse come from Lelang, one of three commandaries, or colonies, that the Chinese established in northwest Korea during the Han dynasty and that lasted more than four hundred years (108 B.C.E.–313 C.E.). The horse’s shape is reminiscent of depictions in the nomadic Scytho-Siberian culture of Central Asia. Please refer to a similar pi...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1930 item #1418775 (stock #WN254)
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Three Chinese miniature wood carvings showing scenes of daily life in old China, dating around 1930. Four persons sitting around a table and playing Mahjong, a young woman in her boudoir dressing the hair and a lady being coiffured by an attendant. Made in the Tushanwan Workshop in Xujiahui, an orphanage opened 1864 by French Jesuit priests near Shanghai. Hosting an art school, producing wood-carving, stone sculpture, silversmith, embroidery and painting. Please refer to the book (last photo) "S...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1930 item #1418688 (stock #WN253)
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Two Chinese miniature wood carvings showing a execution through stangulation and a torture scene. Made in the Tushanwan Workshop in Xujiahui, an orphanage opened 1864 by French Jesuit priests near Shanghai. Hosting an art school, producing wood-carving, stone sculpture, silversmith, embroidery and painting. Please refer to the book (last photo) "Scènes de la vie en Chine. Les figurines de bois de T'ou Sè Wè" by Christian Henriot and Ivan Macaux in French and Chinese ISBN 9782849903735. Book n...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1930 item #1418543 (stock #WN252)
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Two Chinese miniature wood carvings dating around 1930. A horrible execution scene: two executioners sawing the convict in two pieces and a Chinese woman wearing a fish-shaped "cangue" accompagnied by an official. Made in the Tushanwan Workshop in Xujiahui, an orphanage opened 1864 by French Jesuit priests near Shanghai. Hosting an art school, producing wood-carving, stone sculpture, silversmith, embroidery and painting. Please refer to the book (last photo) "Scènes de la vie en Chine. Les figu...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1900 item #1418428 (stock #WN249)
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$530
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A Persian torch stand made of bronze or brass with chased and engraved sheath showing floral decoration and arabesques. Condition: traces of usage. Dimension: c. 25.8 cm high, diameter foot: 15.6 cm.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1930 item #1418289 (stock #WN251)
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$550
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Five Chinese miniature wood carvings showing scenes of daily life in old China: a man threshing, a farmer with ox and harrow, a man following a pig, two farmer threshing and a man carrying a pig. Made in the Tushanwan Workshop in Xujiahui, an orphanage opened 1864 by French Jesuit priests near Shanghai. Hosting an art school, producing wood-carving, stone sculpture, silversmith, embroidery and painting. Please refer to the book (last photo) "Scènes de la vie en Chine. Les figurines de bois de T...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1930 item #1418076 (stock #WN248)
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Three Chinese miniature wood carvings showing scenes of daily life in old China: a man milling the grain, a potter decorating a jar and a woman working at the spinning wheel. Made in the Tushanwan Workshop in Xujiahui, an orphanage opened 1864 by French Jesuit priests near Shanghai. Hosting an art school, producing wood-carving, stone sculpture, silversmith, embroidery and painting. Please refer to the book (last photo) "Scènes de la vie en Chine. Les figurines de bois de T'ou Sè Wè" by Chris...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1930 item #1417840 (stock #WN247)
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$500
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Two Chinese miniature carved wooden groups depicting two men playing the Chinese Chess "xiangqi" and a teacher sitting at a table with scholar utensils, listening to his recitating diciple. Made in the Tushanwan Workshop in Xujiahui, an orphanage opened 1864 by French Jesuit priests near Shanghai. Hosting an art school, producing wood-carving, stone sculpture, silversmith, embroidery and painting. Please refer to the book (last photo) "Scènes de la vie en Chine. Les figurines de bois de T'ou S...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1960 item #1417482 (stock #WN246)
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A large original color woodblock print by the Japanese sosaku hanga artist Junichiro Sekino (1914-1988). Showing a pond with a temple or house in Japan at night. Lavishly printed with mica and using the woodblock grain to create the shimmering and rippling water in the pond. Titled, numbered 166/200, signed and dated "57" in English, as well signed and titled in Japanese within the margin in pencil. Condition: fine color and fine impression, minimal partial toning (due to paper), the right corne...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1930 item #1416908 (stock #WN245)
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Two Chinese miniature wood carvings showing punishment or impeachment scenes. Made in the Tushanwan Workshop in Xujiahui, an orphanage opened 1864 by French Jesuit priests near Shanghai. Hosting an art school, producing wood-carving, stone sculpture, silversmith, embroidery and painting. Please refer to the book (last photo) "Scènes de la vie en Chine. Les figurines de bois de T'ou Sè Wè" by Christian Henriot and Ivan Macaux in French and Chinese ISBN 9782849903735. Book not included. Conditi...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1930 item #1416809 (stock #WN244)
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$380
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Four Chinese miniature wood carvings depicting monks and priests praying and praising. Made in the Tushanwan Workshop in Xujiahui, an orphanage opened 1864 by French Jesuit priests near Shanghai. Hosting an art school, producing wood-carving, stone sculpture, silversmith, embroidery and painting. Please refer to the book (last photo) "Scènes de la vie en Chine. Les figurines de bois de T'ou Sè Wè" by Christian Henriot and Ivan Macaux in French and Chinese ISBN 9782849903735. Book not included...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1930 item #1416415 (stock #WN243)
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$280
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Two Chinese miniature wood carvings depicting a shoemaker preparing the leather and a sandal weaver. Made in the Tushanwan Workshop in Xujiahui, an orphanage opened 1864 by French Jesuit priests near Shanghai. Hosting an art school, producing wood-carving, stone sculpture, silversmith, embroidery and painting. Please refer to the book (last photo) "Scènes de la vie en Chine. Les figurines de bois de T'ou Sè Wè" by Christian Henriot and Ivan Macaux in French and Chinese ISBN 9782849903735. Boo...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #1416371 (stock #WN242)
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$480
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Both jarlets made of grey stoneware in bulgy shape with concave bases. The first jar with ring handles and moulded decoration under an opaque grey green glaze. The second jar with olive green semi opaque glaze with beautiful craquele. Condition: the first jar: glaze degradation due to immersion in the sea. The second one: fine. Dimensions: c. 7.2 cm and 6.8 cm high, 9.3 cm and 8.3 cm diameter.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1930 item #1415851 (stock #WN240)
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$350
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Two Chinese miniature wood carvings depicting a farmer with ox shouldering a plough and a pheasant with a group of birds. Made in the Tushanwan Workshop in Xujiahui, an orphanage opened 1864 by French Jesuit priests near Shanghai. Hosting an art school, producing wood-carving, stone sculpture, silversmith, embroidery and painting. Please refer to the book (last photo) "Scènes de la vie en Chine. Les figurines de bois de T'ou Sè Wè" by Christian Henriot and Ivan Macaux in French and Chinese IS...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1930 item #1415296 (stock #WN239)
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Two Chinese miniature wood carvings depicting three musicians playing their instruments. Made in the Tushanwan Workshop in Xujiahui, an orphanage opened 1864 by French Jesuit priests near Shanghai. Hosting an art school, producing wood-carving, stone sculpture, silversmith, embroidery and painting. Please refer to the book (last photo) "Scènes de la vie en Chine. Les figurines de bois de T'ou Sè Wè" by Christian Henriot and Ivan Macaux in French and Chinese ISBN 9782849903735. Book not includ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1415092 (stock #WN233)
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A beautiful Yomut Turkmen ensi (Yurt door hanging). A hand-knotted collector's wool rug with stylised eagle elem (base) panel. Condition: good, clean, good pile, only some areas a bit worn, lower Kilim edge with fringes rolled and sewn back. Dimension: c. 165.5 cm long (without fringes) x 129.5 cm wide.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Handiwork : Pre 1950 item #1414989 (stock #WN238)
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$360
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A small Paiute basket embellished with glass beads, showing geometric motifs. Condition: very good, inside old label residue. Dimension: diameter: c. 15 cm, 8.6 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1414899 (stock #WN236)
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$480
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An antique Chinese wine ewer with dragon-form spout and handle, the domed cover with a mythical beast finial. Made of pewter with chased floral motifs. Condition: cover with dented rim, traces of usage. Dimension: c. 31.5 cm, weight: 1.4 kg.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1960 item #1414796 (stock #WN235)
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$430
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A water vessel with long neck, made of patinated brass with cast relief decoration of butterflies and floral motifs. Similar examples of this type of water bottles in the "Tropenmuseum Amsterdam". Condition: some traces of usage. Dimension: c. 29 cm high, diameter base: 10.6 cm, weight: 1.4 kg.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1970 item #1414705 (stock #WN234)
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$400
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A pair decorative seals made of brown patinated bronze, with a standing Bactrian camel on top. Each base showing different Chinese characters. Condition. few traces of usage. Dimnension. c. 7.1 cm long x 6 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1910 item #1414467 (stock #WN227)
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$430
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A pair boots made of silk with flowers embroidered in satin stitch, the thick sole made of leather. Blue coton lining. Condition: good, some traces of usage, few Tiny holes and stains. Dimension: 23.3 cm high, 16.5 cm long.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1910 item #1414372 (stock #WN228)
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$370
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A pair of tiny shoes for a Han Chinese lady with bound feet, dating to the late Qing dynasty. Made of silk, the lower part embroidered with flowers in satin stitch, the upper part with brocaded silk ribbons. Cotton lining and soles. Condition: fine, only little wear. Dimension: total length: c. 13.5 cm, height: c. 11.8 cm.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Shinhanga : Pre 1960 item #1413243 (stock #pri395)
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$820
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Original Japanese color woodblock print in the dai oban size by the Japanese artist Natori Shunsen (1886-1960), showing Kataoka Nizaemon XIII as Momoi Wakasanosuke in the Chushingura play from the series "Portraits of Male Actors in Various Roles". Published in 1953 by Watanabe Shozaburo with mica background. Signed Shunsen with artist's seal Shunsen, red circular publisher's seal Watanabe, titled and dated Showa 28 in the margin. Dimension: paper 37.9 cm x 26.1 cm, image: 37.1 cm x 25.2 cm. Co...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1413141 (stock #WN230)
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$400
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A small Thai pedestal silver tray made in several parts. With repoussed and incised decoration of an animal and flower scrolls. Dimension: diameter: c. 14 cm, 6 cm high, weight: 163 g. Condition: few traces of usage.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1920 item #1413074 (stock #WN225)
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$300
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A complete smoking pipe in the Turkish style with red clay pipe bowl, maybe made in Europe, with gilt metal mountings. Stamped. The wooden stem with velvet and metal mountings is ending in a yellow glass mouthpiece. Condition: traces of usage, wear to velvet and gilding, mouthpiece with a chip. Dimension: total length 23.8 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1412871 (stock #WN229)
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$680
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A Japanese sterling silver vase with engraved and embossed decoration of two roses. Base with "jungin" mark, the side with engraved signature. On a pierced Chinese wooden stand. Condition: the visible side fine, but the reverse with several dents. Dimension: vase 19.4 cm high, height with stand: 23.3 cm, weight: 376 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1910 item #1412074 (stock #WN226)
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$1,200
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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