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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 : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1700 item #1352770 (stock #QG71056)
L'Asie Exotique
$32,000.00
Chinese Sancai Glazed Tang Horse, funerary ceramic in the shape of a Fereghana stallion, standing four-square on a flat unglazed base, arched neck, well-defined head, ears pricked forward, groove along neck and aperture at tail for inserted hair(missing), with saddle on back, covered overall in a rich amber colored glaze with a wide cream-colored blaze on forehead, saddle and pad with a green and cream glaze, glaze restorations, repairs, overall fine condition. 18" High. Dating Consistent with O...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1980 item #1392220 (stock #CY93306)
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$30,000.00
Chinese ink and water colours painted on paper by the artist, Luis Chan (Chen Fushan) 1905-1995, a fantasy landscape depicting islands in a dream blue sea, one barren island formed of human form ghosts inhabited by one isolated fire breathing dinosaur, the other two islands inhabited by animals of varying types with just as varied vegetation. Signed in Chinese and English, dated 1972, and stamped with three artist's seals. Framed and Glazed. Excellent condition. Measuring: Painting, 28-1/2 in....
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1700 item #1353794 (stock #NG91020)
L'Asie Exotique
$28,000.00
Japanese Buddhist assembled wood sculpture of Kannon-Bosatsu (Avalokitesvara), the God of Compassion, standing male figure with abundant cloak drapery including the pendant wrapped sleeves, standing on a lotus base on a rocky outcropping, the left hand holds a lotus and the right hand upraised with webbed fingers in the vitarka mudra (the seal of reasoning), all lacquered and gilded, the inset eyes of painted crystal and the addition of an elaborate gilt metal crown and necklace with glass and w...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1402892 (stock #UH80177)
L'Asie Exotique
$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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1349938 (stock #KG70002)
L'Asie Exotique
$20,000.00
Korean incised celadon glazed baluster jar, stoneware with bulbous high shoulder form, with four small strap handles, short neck, flared base, unglazed foot rim, and four incised tree peony plants on the exterior covered overall in a thick celadon glaze with a darker flash diagonally across the body, crackled and crazed in areas, overall excellent condition. 12-1/2" High x 8" in Diameter. Koryo Dynasty, 12th Century. Ex-collectis: Margaret Miller White, Rancho Santa Fe. For a similar example se...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1800 item #1353800 (stock #UH10020)
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$18,000.00
Japanese 4-panel screen, mineral pigments painted on gold leaf of an abstract exterior landscape view with a rolled up tsudare shade at the the top framing the scene as a view from the interior of a dwelling looking out at the two birds perched on the blossoming prunus with red vine, diagonal bamboo fence, marsh ponds, gold clouds and another bird within a cylindrical cage, all framed within a brocade border and black lacquered wood frame. Minor restorations otherwise fine condition. Possibly fo...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1394919 (stock #ES80010)
L'Asie Exotique
$18,000.00
Chinese Painted Grey Earthenware Standing Female Tomb Figure, Western Han Dynasty. The tall slender court lady stands with knees and elbows slightly bent to reveal the hands, now lost with sockets remaining. The detachable rounded head has a delicately modeled face with small features and painted accents. The neck serves as an extended plug into the neckline of the hollow body ata slight cant as if eyes are downcast and bowing. The hair full at the hairline in form and painted black continu...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1353801 (stock #UA06047)
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$16,000.00
Japanese Nanga school 6-panel screen, inks on paper in the idealized Chinese literati mode rendering the famous subject “First Excursion to Red Cliff, 1082”, based on the Chinese poet Su Shi (a.k.a. Su Dongpo; 1037-1101) visiting the historic site in Hubei province on the Yangtze river where in 208 the Han general Cao Cao and his army were defeated by a smaller number of soldiers led by the younger superior strategist, Zhou Yu. This subject of the poet’s visit became a principal topic for ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Pre 1700 item #1360716 (stock #UH80050)
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$15,000.00
Thai Sandstone Carving of the Head of A Buddha Image, Ayutthaya, 14th/15th Century. This scuplture has carved features with full lips outlined with an incised line known as a “trace”, the “U” of the chin broad, long aquiline nose , protruding large and arched eye lids with the eyes narrowly open revealing the pupils,over arching brow continuing the line of the nose, short forehead, a thin raised outline as the hairline surrounding the face, 6 rows of round boss hair curls to the domed us...
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 : Dolls : Pre 1910 item #1348063 (stock #NG91024)
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$12,000.00
Japanese Tachibina (Imperial couple), rare and exceptionally fine standing pair for the Hina Matsuri, emperor with arms spread to the side, empress in cylindrical form, faces carved in round Jirozaemon style, textiles in a very refined tsuzure-ori tapestry weave of a deep red silk against a metallic gold background with pine, stream and wisteria patterns, trousers and accents in a rich gold kinran with foliate scroll designs, in a special wood display kimono tray with painted silk lining of a bl...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1700 item #1397134 (stock #ES80013)
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$12,000.00
Set of Four Antique Japanese Suibokuga by Kano Tokinobu, sumi-e ink on paper paintings illustrating an acolyte at a riverbank, two egrets and two landscapes containing buildings, trees and ship masts. Each painting with 3 vermillion seals of the artist in the lower corners. Japanese dry mount paper on a wood frame with thin brocade border, silver leafed surround and lacquered wood outer frame. Condition: Minor signs of age, wear, stains and repairs otherwise fine condition. Age: Painting Edo P...
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 : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1408649 (stock #CZ04003)
L'Asie Exotique
$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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Oceanic : Sculpture : Pre 1920 item #1349944 (stock #EH40001)
L'Asie Exotique
$10,000.00
Vanuatu Fernwood Grade Ritual Figure, Ambrym Island. A sculpture carved from a solid section of the fibrous trunk of a tree fern composed of aerial roots surrounding a woody core, in the distinctive Vanuatu human form of a large headed male crouching with extended belly, the elongated arms extending underneath with the fingers touching, prominent pointed nose with flared nostrils, protruding round disc eyes, crested hair. Signs of weathering, minor losses, otherwise fine condition. Mid-20th Cent...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Pre 1930 item #1352772 (stock #TA06002)
L'Asie Exotique
$10,000.00
South Indian carved wood sculpture depicting the Hindu deity of Nandi, a recumbent black bull figure, known within the Hindu faith as the vehicle for Siva, often depicted in sculpture in a Hindu temple facing Lord Siva, often prayed to as a wish-fulfiller, carved from assembled dense hardwood covered in a rich black pigment, garland beaded adornments around the neck, horns, chest, buttocks and ankles, strung with brass bells, wood, coconut and horn beads, forehead decorated with a detailed round...
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : French : Pre 1900 item #1349942 (stock #EH80005)
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$9,800.00
Antique French Farmhouse Table, constructed as a double draw leaf dining table with square tapered legs and two drawers within the recessed apron, all made of Cherry with the exception of the interior panels of the leafs, which is made of ash. Seating can accommodate up to 12 places with full leaf extension. Signs of age and wear, otherwise fine condition. Circa 1800. Measuring: 32” high x 66-1/4” long x 32-1/2” deep, fully extended 30-1/2” high x 128-1/4” long x 32-1/2” deep.