Jack Nelis Antiques
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 : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1370760
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
Sold
Made of red pottery, covered with a white layer of slib, then painted. Tang Dynasty (618-907). Height 34,5 cm. Condition: expected age wear, overall in good condition. A thermoluminescence-test from Kotalla confirms the dating of this figure and is included in the sale.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1800 item #1370738
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
Sold
In Ayutthaya style. H. 13 cm (the head), 21 cm including the stand. Very good age wear and patina.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1370567
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€750.00
Elaborate headdress or part of a headdress, used by young girls during a harvest dance (niambai). The lower part is made of thick plate silver, from there three poles of woven silver wire go up and end in a wild bush of wire with silver and cotton ornaments at the end. H. 30 cm, W. 33 cm. Very good condition. This piece can be dated in the 19th to very early 20th century which makes it very rare.
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 : 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 1800 item #1369693
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€450.00
H. 23 cm, made of hardwood, covered with black lacquer and then gilded. Bhumispharsa mudra. Very good condition with normal age wear and cracks.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1837 VR item #1369632
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
Sold
Seated on a lotus throne, guarded by two attendants. On the back of the stand there is an inscription : This is a statue (or carving) or Kwanyin, for Mr. Wang (??)'s wife, Mrs. Chao (??). 2nd day, 4th month Daoguang 10th year (1830 A.D.). Condition: usual age wear, loss of gilding, the ribbon from the crown at the right side is missing. H. 23 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1920 item #1369158
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€175.00
Green glazed pottery teapot from the Chinese countryside. H. 21,5 cm. Good condition with normal age wear and craquelée.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1369155
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€850.00
Lovely naïve 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 : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #1369053
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€550.00
Lovely and rare pewter wine pot or teapot, inlaid with bamboo and hardwood. H. 24 cm. Lovely patina and good condition. Collected by myself in Beijing in the mid 90's.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1369051
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€450.00
A rare tomb gift from the Song Dynasty, made of red pottery, covered with green, brown and yellow glaze. The crawling position probably shows that this lady is worshipping the deceased person. Length 17 cm, height 12 cm. Condition: the hands restored, glaze loss. Please refer to the pictures.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1368302
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
Sold
Red pottery moulded figure, glazed in turquoise, amber and black. On the back of his stool there is a coin symbol ( god of wealth?). H. 20 cm. Overall in very good condition with wear and flaking to the glaze and a chip at the back of his right arm. Ming Dynasty (1368-1644).
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1800 item #1367017
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
Sold
Made of red pottery, covered with a turquoise glaze and black decorations. H. 30 cm. The foot is very wide because this lamp was placed on the sand in the desert. Condition: minor damage to the cup, glaze chips, a firing crack in the foot.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1367012
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
Sold
Lovely fluted porcelain teapot decorated in the Imari palette with butterflies and flowers. H. 12,5 cm. This teapot is in in excellent condition: original lid, no cracks, chips or repairs, only minor ware to the gilding.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1700 item #1366915
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
Sold
A very finely carvedI do-Portuguese panel depicting the virgin Mary being crowned by the holy trinity: Jesus Christ on the left, God on the right and the Holy Spirit in the middle. The virgin Mary is surrounded by clouds and putti. The panel is flanked by flower branches growing from a vase. Dimensions: H. 47 cm, W. 32 cm. Condition: expected age wear, remains of polychromy, a few missing parts (holy spirit and the left arm of God) and restorations.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1900 item #1365528
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
Sold
Lavishly inlaid with engraved mother of pearl. Dimensions: 30,5 x 18 x 11 cm. Exceptional good condition with almost all the inlay still intact, only some minor pieces missing. The wood has some age cracks and one of the long sides is a bit crooked. The brass corner pieces are all original.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1363901
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
Sold
H. 14,5 cm. One side decorated with a landscape with figures, the other side with flowers. Condition: firing crack in the neck, age cracks in the glaze. Comes with the original Christie's sticker, the original certificate and the invoice from 1992. The Vung Tau sank in 1690 on its way from China to Batavia, Indonesia. The cargo was meant for Amsterdam. The wreck was found in the early 90's and it's content was auctioned at Christie's Amsterdam in 1992...