Jack Nelis Antiques
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1402257
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€7,800.00
The small size of the figures (23-29 cm) makes this an interesting and rare group. The moulded figures still have much of their painting intact. The come in different sizes with different faces. Originally they carried wooden attributes or weapons. Condition: normal age wear, a few repairs (one arm and some toes, see pictures), overal in very good condition. Every figure comes with an acrylic stand H. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1837 VR item #1407536
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€5,500.00
Made of hardwood, covered with richly embossed silver. It contains 6 drawers with floral decorations. There is one compartment decorated with a madonna and 2 columns. The columns have been replaced in the 20th century. The sides of the box are decorated with elegant ladies in the typical dress of the era. The tiered top of the box can be removed. H. 70 cm, W. 31 cm, D. 36 cm. This is a rare and exceptional piece of colonial art. More pictures in a separate post...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1837 VR item #1407537
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€5,500.00
See item 1407536 for the full description of this Peruvian stationery hox.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1371202
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€3,950.00
Made of grey pottery, covered with a white layer of paint, decorated with bright red and black pigments. Figures of this very large size are rare and were only made for royalty and high nobility. The figure was made in two parts, the head was connected with the body by a wooden pin, which is of course now gone and replaced by a carboard roll. Condition: wear to the painting, the figure is covered in soil, traces of plant roots...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1066633
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€3,500.00
A very rare and good size marble torso of a bodhisatva, finely carved with lots of detail. China, Tang Dynasty (618-906). This piece was excavated in the southeast of the Shanxi province. Comes with a custom made metal stand. H. 28 cm (33 cm including stand)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1358091
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€2,650.00
Military horse and soldier,the soldier wearing a helmet and the horse wearing a kind of harness. Lovely piece in the typical style of the Northern Qi Dynasty (550-577). Height 34,5 cm. Good condition. Comes with a thermoluminescence test from Ralf Kotalla.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Oceanic : Sculpture : Pre 1920 item #1370498
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€1,850.00
A very rare and early kneeling ancestor, made of hardwood, with a great age patina and traces of polychromy. The eyes inlaid with kauri shells. Middle Sepik River area. H. 45 cm (excl. stand). Comes with a custom made steel stand.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1800 item #1308010
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€1,650.00
Sale price: 1200 euros including shipping
A very rare scholar's item. Made of pewter, inlaid with brass panels which are finely engraved with flowers, birds and animals. The handle has its original winding. There is a mark on the lid which says: ' made by Yang of Yung Hsing' and the name of the city: ' Ping Yee'. Apart from the normal age wear this teapot is in a wonderful condition. H. 24 cm. Qianlong (1736-1795). Provenance: collected in Beijing in the late 1990's and since then in my private collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Artifacts : Pre 1920 item #1407539
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€1,650.00
Stunning pulley with a human figure carrying a bowl on the head. Exceptional patina and age wear. This piece dates from the estly 20th century, but might even date from the late 19th century. H. 23 cm. Provenance: Robert van der Heijden, Amsterdam. This item will be exhibited at the Tribal Art Fair Amsterdam, October 25th-27th www.tribalartfair.nl
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1345899
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€1,650.00
Lovely tall sculpture depicting a Deva. Made of lacquered wood with inlaid glass. A typical piece from the Mandalay period. This sculpture comes from the Johan Möger Collection and was published in the book ' Burmese Buddhist Sculpture, the Johan Möger Collection' , by Otto Karow. Condition: age wear, paint loss, loss of inlay, old repair to one of the arms. Please refer to the pictures. H. 74 cm (82 cm including stand)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1800 item #1345959
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€1,450.00
Bronze Buddha covered with black lacquer and gilded. Thailand, late Ayutthaya to early Ratanakosin, ca. 1800. H. 29 cm. very good condition, only a piece of lacquer missing at the front.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1837 VR item #1370782
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€1,450.00
Heavily cast Buddha, covered with black lacquer and gilded. Stylistically it is between late Ayutthaya and early Rattanskosin, so it can be dated around 1800. H. 28 cm. Very good condition with normal age wear.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Folk Art : Pre 1800 item #1397591
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€1,450.00
Possibly depicting Nuo Mu, the primordial ancestral mother. From Hunan Province.Made of wood. Traces of red lacquer and gilding. H. 34 cm. Condition: very good for its age, wonderful patina and expected wear to the lacquer and gilding. There is a very old repair to the jaw. There are inscriptions on the back at the top sides but they are difficult to decipher. Comes with a custom made mahogany stand. Provenance: private collection Spain.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1492 item #1397580
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€1,250.00
With a scalopped rim and a hand carved floral decoration on the interior. Diameter 16,8 cm, height 6,8 cm. Very good condition, no cracks or repairs. There are a few very minor chips and afiring flaw to the foot rim.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Pre 1920 item #1407542
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€850.00
Lovely early 20th century chair with 3-dimensional carvings on the stretchers, depicting scenes from daily life: a farmer with his cows, a hunting scene, a woman with a baby and 3 figures in a canoe. Judging from the lighter color of the stretchers they may be from a later date, but still from the first half of the 20th century. The chair is in good condition, it has its original leather seat. There is some damage to the carvings and some pieces are missing. Dimensions: 67x36x36 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1369155
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€850.00
Lovely naĂŻve Buddha from the northern province of Isan. Hollowed out by termites, but miraculously the outside was left intact. H. 45 cm. Original gilding.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1800 item #1369806
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€850.00
Portuguese colonial work fom Goa. Two hardwood doors carved with large stylized flowers, with original polychrome. Dimensions: 70 x 27 cm. Collected by myself in Mumbai in the 90's.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1407532
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€850.00
Gilded teakwood Buddha on a carved pedestal. H. 52 cm. Good condition with normal age wear.