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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1930 item #1418076 (stock #WN248)
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$480
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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...
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...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1960 item #1417482 (stock #WN246)
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$750
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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...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1930 item #1416908 (stock #WN245)
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$300
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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...
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...
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...
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...
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 : 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 : 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...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Pre 1940 item #1401054 (stock #WN205)
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$730
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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 : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1960 item #1399925 (stock #WN198)
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$580
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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 : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Pre 1950 item #1397847 (stock #WN190)
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$360
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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 : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1970 item #1396831 (stock #WN183a)
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$380
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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 : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1960 item #1387006 (stock #4198)
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$220
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Worked in filigree silver and enamel, set with jade, tourmaline, garnet cabochons and a pearl. The reverse with a secure pin back assembly and a "silver" mark. Condition: pin a bit bent, the jade beads with piercing. Dimension: 8.6 cm long. Worldwide shipping by registered Swisspost shipping included.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Pre 1930 item #1386954 (stock #WN152)
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$210
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A black & white photograph by the Vietnamese photographer Huong Ky, showing two men from an ethnic minority smoking. With blind stamp "Huong Ky Hanoi". Dimension: 17.6 cm x 23.7 cm. Condition: margin with little partial yellowing, one corner with tiny dog's ear.