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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1930 item #1415296 (stock #WN239)
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$350
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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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$1,400
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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 #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
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1900 item #1412030 (stock #5184)
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$1,800
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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
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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 : Middle Eastern : Pre 1900 item #1411319 (stock #5183)
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$1,200
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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 : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1410023 (stock #WN222)
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$1,800
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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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1800 item #1402963 (stock #WN214)
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$500
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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
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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.