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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1408650 (stock #CZ04004)
L'Asie Exotique
$60,000.00
Khmer Pair of Sandstone Guardian Lion Sculptures, Bayon style, Angkor Period. The fierce lions are both poised on a rectangular block with well-defined paws, half-sitting with a ridge line down center of back, ferocious expression with mouth open and well-delineated teeth, framed by arching mane, well-carved necklace and anklets. Figures such as these would have flanked staircases, doors, and causeways welcoming and protecting the visitor to the temple complex. Weathering, abrasions, losses, ov...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1408649 (stock #CZ04003)
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$12,000.00
Khmer Mukhalinga, a sandstone sculpture of a Linga fronted with a small relief face of Siva, simple form with square base, octagonal mid-section and cylindrical top representing a phallus, the immaterial form of the supreme deity Siva. Signs of wear and possible restorations, losses and scratches otherwise fine condition. Dimensions: 27-1/2 in. high x 9-1/2 in. square. Weight: 210 lbs (estimated packaged weight 230 lbs) Pre-Angkor period, 7th - 8th century. For a similar example see: Jes...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Dolls : Pre 1900 item #1404340 (stock #RA03140)
L'Asie Exotique
$1,875.00
Japanese suit of Armor for the Boy’s Day Display, finely formed lacquered paper armor with metal fittings, large kabuto (helmet), face plate with grimacing expression, traces of mustache, fine thickly woven and silk brocade thigh protectors, shin guards with silk calf wrappings, lacquered wood wood storage box which serves as the display stand. Minor losses, otherwise in overall fine condition. Dimensions: 29-1/2 inches high displayed. Box is 12-3/4 inches high. Meiji Period, circa 1900. ...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Dolls : Pre 1900 item #1404339 (stock #RA02243)
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$2,000.00
Japanese Boy’s Day miniature suit of armor display complete with black lacquered storage box with gold crest serving as the display stand. The suit is crafted of paper, textile and metal fittings, complete with face mask and helmet having a very nice dragon prow. Fine condition. 33” high displayed. Late Edo Period, circa 1850.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #1403041 (stock #UH80183)
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$350.00
A lidded wooden basket, the sides from one piece of thin steamed wood tacked together with brass brads at the center of one side and beveled decorative seam, flat wood bottom and flat wooden top and handle that locks into place by the design of the two uprights at the end. This type of box design dates back to Norse times. This one is further decorated with “Poker” embellishment in a foliate manner on the sides and lid with stitched edge detail on the lid, handle and uprights. A classic exam...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1402892 (stock #UH80177)
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$28,000.00
A Bronze and Mixed Metal Okimono of a Kumataka Mountain Hawk-Eagle (Nisaetus nipalensis orientalis). Naturalistically cast as a raptor perched with one leg on an ancient pine tree, the feathers finely detailed with shibuichi (60% copper, 40% silver), a mottled silvery gray replicating the feather colouration found in nature further detailed by inlays of shakudo (copper, 5% gold) for the black markings, further details of gold cartilage and shakudo beak and claws, finely detailed eyes applied in ...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Specialty : Kitchenware : Metals : Pre 1990 item #1402637 (stock #UH80181)
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$260.00
Vintage Tuscan Primitive Wood Dough Bowl, carved from one solid piece of root-wood, a large rounded square form with tapered sides, a flat bottom and one protruding side handle, an unusual yet practical design. Hand-carved in Italy One old repair to to the lip, natural indentations to the interior, signs of age, use and wear, otherwise good condition. 23 in. in diameter x 7 in. high, 5 in. deep. 14.5 lbs. 20th century.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Furniture : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1930 item #1402543 (stock #NG83112)
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$900.00
Antique Japanese Kiri Tansu, Taisho Period. A single section clothing chest with seven drawers of equal size, entirely constructed of Kiri (Paulownia tomentosa) in generous thick proportions, box construction, anodized metal drawer handles, lock plates with sliding covers, side handles and pocket handles at the sides. Kiri is an excellent wood for clothing storage for it is a soft wood that swells with moisture and thus keeps the contents of the drawers dry in high humidity conditions. The drawe...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Furniture : Continental : Pre 1980 item #1402540 (stock #UH80008)
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$12,000.00
Large Round Spanish Mahogany Dining Table attributed to Valenti, Barcelona, circa 1970. In two pieces the top with an embossed and gold stamped tan leather-like inlaid surface, banded with a mahogany veneer and an ebonized edge, supported and affixed to a sturdy four point curved pedestal base in banded mahogany veneer and ebonized ends. Condition: Signs of wear and use to the leather-like top including stains, scratches, losses and impressions all contributing to the overall patina of the piec...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1402519 (stock #NH00002)
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$300.00
Japanese provincial large circular lacquer tray, constructed of one thin slab of cypress with a double bent wood rim covered overall in several coats of black lacquer with red and gold lacquer painting of a red blossoming peony bush behind a brown rocky outcropping. Condition: Cracks and separation to the bentwood rim and signs of wear and previous repairs on the back side, otherwise the lacquer painting of the peonies on center remains in good condition. Condition is clearly displayed in the ...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Furniture : Pre 1960 item #1402518 (stock #NG92101)
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$15,000.00
A Danish Mid-Century Pair of “Samso” Lounge Chairs Designed by the Danish Furniture Designer Ib Kofod-Larsen, 1960. Graceful and simple modern design of Rosewood outer frame and Beechwood seat frame with webbing and two original black leather cushions, with the brass placque from the the maker “Illums Bolighus, Kobenhaven” on each chair on the top side of each seat frame. The majority of these fine and rare chairs seen in the marketplace were made by OPE in Sweden and this may be the cas...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1402517 (stock #NG83130)
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$8,500.00
Japanese Merchant’s chest (choba-dansu), Toyama, the front entirely constructed of keyaki (Zelkova serrata), original fuki-urushi lacquer finish, completed with hinoki (Chamaecyparis obtusa) configured with five lower drawers, one of these drawers with square lockplate, sliding door compartment, center lock pin, rectangular door pulls concealing one shelf and two small drawers made of kiri (Paulownia tomentosa), and one large drawer on top with square lock plate, diamond chrysanthemum detail, ...
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : French : Pre 1900 item #1402357 (stock #UH80178)
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$4,500.00
Console D’Époque Louis XV, a two-legged French wall table, carved of oak, painted and parcel gilt edge decorations and “Rouge de Rance” Marble-Top. A shaped and polished serpentine top above a foliate and floral garland pierced frieze, raised on acanthine carved C-scroll legs joined by a decorative stretcher and ending in pointed square toes. Painted in shades of sage green and umber with relief details in gold leaf. Condition: Refreshed decoration. Structural modifications made over tim...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1980 item #1401532 (stock #ES80009)
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$80.00
Vintage Japanese Koransha Porcelain Vase, solid cobalt blue glaze with overglaze decoration of a double blossom rendered in textured two tone gold of a Shunran Noble Orchid with thin leaves extending around the body of the vase. Wooden Storage box with signature(Tomobako) Excellent condition. 9-3/4 in. high x 7 in. in diameter. (25cm x 18cm) Box: 11 x 8 x 8 3 lbs. 8 oz. (1580g.) Circa 1980
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1400563 (stock #UA06049)
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$900.00
Chinese Square Blue Peking Floral Rug, hand-knotted wool pile on a cotton foundation carpet depicting a five blossom floral medallion on centre, surrounded by six varied flowering plants, two butterflies and four corner floral designs, all on a dark blue ground, further bordered by three decorated bands of spots, key-fret and floral patterns, all rendered in rich hues of blue and beige. Frayed ends top and bottom with repairs to prevent further fraying, signs of wear and use, otherwise good con...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1400536 (stock #UA06050)
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$900.00
Chinese Peking Pictorial Rug, a square carpet hand-knotted wool pile on a cotton foundation depicting six multi-coloured wild horses in a beige field having trees, pond, grasses, mountains in the distance, clouds, birds and rocky foreground corners indicating a valley, surrounded by a double blue border with peony designs, all rendered in rich hues of blue and beige. Frayed ends top and bottom with some repairs, minor signs of wear and use otherwise fine condition. 4 ft. 4-3/4 in. wide x 4 f...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1930 item #1400482 (stock #QC00008)
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$1,600.00
Chinese Sinkiang Geometric Rug, Khotan, Xinjiang Province (East Turkestan). A carpet of dyed wool pile on a cotton foundation, a mixed berry palette in hues of purple, salmon, red, and cream outlined in brown, a striking central double floral diamond pattern, edged in a band bearing alternating floral and diamond patterns. Some losses to the end fringe and consistent medium wear overall, good condition. 4 ft. - 6 in. x 8 ft. - 7 in. 9lbs. Early 20th Century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1400472 (stock #QA03180)
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$3,200.00
Chinese Shanxi 2-Drawer Cabinet, a sturdy and broad traditional altar coffer cabinet from Shanxi Province. Constructed of Elm (Yumu) having a wood plank top, two large drawers with a repeating pattern of hexagonal honeycomb flower blossoms and chased brass center tab pulls, beneath the drawers is a hidden storage compartment fronted by three floral relief carved panels, the top extends beyond sides of the cabinet forming spandrels with decorative floral relief carving, and a lovely pierced carv...