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All Items : New Century : Ceramics : Pottery : Pre 1990 item #1410128 (stock #UH80191)
L'Asie Exotique
$30.00
Studio Ceramic Vase by Martha Longenecker San Diego, circa 1980. A globular stoneware form with wide tall neck, double glazed celadon over brown, the interior glazed in brown. The concave base unglazed and ribbing impressions, signed in ink “Longenecker”. One ; large break repaired, break line apparent, otherwise acceptable condition (not watertight, decorative only). 7-1/2 in. high x 6-3/4 in. in diameter. (19 x 17.2 cm) 2 lbs. 6 oz. (1069g.) circa 1980. Ex-Collection: Margaret Miller Wh...
All Items : New Century : Ceramics : Pottery : Pre 1990 item #1410127 (stock #UH80192)
L'Asie Exotique
$95.00
Studio Ceramic Vase by Martha Longenecker, San Diego. circa 1980. A squat globular stoneware form with a short neck and narrow mouth, glazed in brown and celadon stopping short of the slightly concave base with an impressed seal of the artist. An additional inked “6648C” on the base. Excellent condition. 4-1/8 in. high x 5-3/8 in. in diameter. (10.5 x 13.5 cm) 1 lb. 7 oz. (636g.) Circa 1980. Ex Collection: Margaret Miller White, Rancho Santa Fe, CA. From Christie’s website: http...
All Items : Artists : Prints : Contemporary item #1410083 (stock #UH80195)
L'Asie Exotique
$450.00
No Title (Sin titulo), Limited Edition Collograph, Juan Carlos Vazquez Diaz, Cuba 2016 Print: P/A (artist’s proof), Signed in pencil Vazquez Diaz. Image depicts the torso of a paper crowned man, the crown rendered in gold leaf and the costume in red, green and yellow hand-applied pigments. Condition: Cellophane packing tape residue framing the perimeter of the paper margin on the backside otherwise fine condition. Impression: 10 in. x 7 in. (25.4 x 17.8 cm) Paper 13-3/4 in. x 9-7/8 in. (35...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1930 item #1410071 (stock #UH80194)
L'Asie Exotique
$60.00
Chinese Blue and White Porcelain Vermillion Ink Paste Box. a simple round form in two halves of roughly the same size, the base with a double foot rim unglazed in between and a four character maker’s mark on center in cobalt blue under glaze, the top of the base decorated in a scalloped band with small dots underneath, the top of a flattened dome shape decorated on top in various shades of cobalt blue of a mountainous landscape scene with figures, structures and foliage. The interior of each s...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #1409990 (stock #NH21010)
L'Asie Exotique
$3,200.00
Unusual Chinese Scholars’ Incense Tray, beautifully crafted of wood covered in a parquetry of small pieces of coconut wood in a “Cracked Ice” pattern, small footed base with flared rim with beaded edge. Complete with a Japanese Collectors’ wood storage box labeled: “Chinese coconut rare wood tray made for incense burner”, minor signs of wear and use, otherwise fine condition. 1-1/2 in. high x 14-5/8 in. x 9-7/8 in. 19th century. For another scholar’s item made from coconut shel...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1409948 (stock #UH80143)
L'Asie Exotique
$500.00
Antique ceramic box with cover from the Sawankhalok kilns, Thailand of shouldered globular form with a flat top having incised foliate vine plant decoration featured in a green/brown glaze with a raised nipple finial on center, the shoulder and body in a translucent white glaze with no incised decoration underneath stopping short of the neatly trimmed foot of a gray porcelaneous stoneware, the base with traces of the pontil firing scar in residue and depressions. The interior of the base with a ...
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : Asian : Pre 1900 item #1409947 (stock #UH80072)
L'Asie Exotique
$6,900.00
Burmese Karen Frog Drum, a fine large bronze tribute drum (Heger Type III), Pazi (Burmese), pam klo’ (Karen) also known as “The Magical Bronze Pond”(Cooler - Developmental Stage VII, Aerial Sequence, Category C three frogs, p.276)*, the Karen subsiding on slash and burn agriculture were rain dependent, and “rain drums” were beaten to bring on the rains for frogs croak prior to rain and the low frequency drum sounds excite the frogs to croak as well, and thus it was believed that the b...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1409925 (stock #UA03141)
L'Asie Exotique
$600.00
Chinese ink rubbing of a stone stele engraving, dating to 1680, mounted as a hanging scroll, a lovely scene of two cranes symbolic of longevity under a pine tree, the writing not translated. Minor creases, repaired tear at the top of the scroll mounting otherwise fine condition. Image measuring: 73-1/2” high x 31” wide, Mounting measuring: 85-1/2”high x 39-3/4”wide. 19th century. Ex Collection: Frank “Till” & Peggy Durdin, San Diego. For three other examples of this image see th...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1700 item #1409776 (stock #UH80094)
L'Asie Exotique
$200.00
Antique Burmese A-le 20 tical, a zoomorphic form market weight often referred to as an “opium weight”, in the form of a To-myin, a mythical creature crossing a horse and a lion, having a curly mane and unusual chin beard separating in three directions on the chest, open mouth, a peaked forelock, pair of horns followed by a pair of ears then the curled up mane, full chest, and curled tail, with extra incised decoration outlining the brow, chest, haunches and ankles standing on all four claw-...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1409775 (stock #UH80096)
L'Asie Exotique
$150.00
Antique Burmese A-le 20 tical, a zoomorphic form bronze market weight often referred to as an “opium weight”, the form of the mythical Hintha, a Brahmani Duck (Hamsa) emblem of the Mon kingdom with duck’s bill, crested comb, bulging eyes, protruding side wings and upturned tail, three clawed feet with the additional pillar support on the underside, stand on a tapered hexagonal base with crenellated incising on the shoulder and two incised bands on five of the sides, the sixth with a six p...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Furniture : American : Pre 1970 item #1409774 (stock #UH80098)
L'Asie Exotique
$350.00
American Mid-century Modern Terrazzo End Table. The table top surface of molded and polished composite brown toned crushed granite and black resin background in a square shape with four tapered wood legs and gold painted leg caps. Circa 1960. Meauring: 15-1/2 in. high x 24 in. square, the surface 1-3/4 in. thick. Weight: 44.5 lbs. Condition: Minor nicks and signs of wear otherwise excellent condition.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1800 item #1409759 (stock #UH00028)
L'Asie Exotique
$1,500.00
Chinese Taoist Painting, ink, colors and gold on paper of the 2nd deity in the Taoist trinity of the 3 Pure Ones, Shangqing representing the highest purity, mediating between heaven and earth, unusually depicted seated on the back of a mythical recumbent lion on a cloud with a deep blue background having eight additional lion faces in the hair curls of the lion. Shangqing holds a jewel, ball or bowl in his right hand and holds his left hand upright in a mystical teaching gesture, costumed in gol...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1409679 (stock #UH80193)
L'Asie Exotique
$300.00
Mongolian style silver repoussé snuff bottle decorated with an overall design of nine lions playing with ribbon-tied balls, known as “Jiu Shih Toong Ju” (W-G), a wish for “May Nine Generations Live Together” a reference to achieving a harmonious household of the polygamist with his elders and offspring. The low grade silver in deep relief with a flat base and mouth rim, narrow aperture, the original stopper of the same material with coral and malachite cabochons. Late 19th century. Con...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #1409671 (stock #QB06053)
L'Asie Exotique
$150.00
Chinese calligraphy and painting brush with rattan handle with inscription and bone bristle receptacle and natural hair bristles. Signs of wear otherwise fine condition. 10” long. Late 19th century.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Tabletop : Candlesticks : Pre 1900 item #1409574 (stock #ES80001)
L'Asie Exotique
$90.00
Antique Chinese Stoneware Oil Lamp, Shiwan kilns, Foshan, Guangdong Province. Variegated Copper Green glaze over a stoneware body in a balustrade shape reminiscent of the architectural elements produced by the Shiwan kilns for Southern China, with dish reservoir on top having a hole on center wherein the oil would be in reserve in the hollow of the stem and having three boss spur marks on the rim. A large dish shaped base with the glaze pooling on the bottom and dripping onto the edge of the un...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Specialty : Tobacco : Pre 1970 item #1409571 (stock #CA90009)
L'Asie Exotique
$1,400.00
A Collection of 13 Traditional German Porcelain Tobacco Pipes and a Painting. A compositional long stem pipe having a porcelain bowl called the abguss, a tobacco bowl oblong in shape and open at the top, capped by a hinged metal lid, narrowing down to a a small tube at the base. This bowl connects with a “U” shaped component either of horn, antler or porcelain then the long stem either carved or turned in wood, horn, antler or celluloid, each segment screwing into one another for easy brea...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1409145 (stock #RD001)
L'Asie Exotique
$4,500.00
An Antique Qashqai Rug, Shiraz, Southern Persia. A fine wool pile tightly woven with five interlocking rows of large Boteh designs (curvilinear motif with a curled top, resembling both fruit and leaf) in alternating edge colours on a floral foliate ground framed by three flori-form borders. Labels on backside, Restored edges, excellent condition. Measuring: 76-1/2 in. x 53 in. 8 lbs. Circa 1860. Provenance: by descent M.E.Dinihanian, Portland, OR. Labels: “M.E.Dinihanian & Sons, Establish...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1940 item #1408975 (stock #UH80041)
L'Asie Exotique
$250.00
Burmese Bronze Buddha, for domestic use, a seated image of Lord Buddha depicted in padmasana, (interlocking legs position) and the hand mudra in bhumisparsa (earth touching) wherein the right hand resting over the left foot with the fingers extending beyond the right shin and the left hand palm up resting on the right foot, incised detail depicting facial features with heavy eyelids, bulging pupils, pointed nose, arched eyebrows full lips, attenuated earlobes extending along the length of the s...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Pre 1900 item #1408974 (stock #UG71052)
L'Asie Exotique
$1,600.00
Pair of Cambodian wood urns, the body of turned wood with assembled multitiered finial lid, decorated in raised lacquer with lotus and scrolling vine designs in red and black with gold leafed segments. Originally used as votive altar pieces in a Buddhist temple. Currently fitted as lamps using the finial as the lampshade finial The side of one urn charred from fire, otherwise minor signs of wear and good condition overall. Fitted as lamps using the finial as the lampshade finial Each measuri...
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)
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 : 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)
L'Asie Exotique
$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)
L'Asie Exotique
$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)
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 : Popular Collectibles : Specialty : Kitchenware : Metals : Pre 1990 item #1402637 (stock #UH80181)
L'Asie Exotique
$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 : Continental : Pre 1980 item #1402540 (stock #UH80008)
L'Asie Exotique
$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)
L'Asie Exotique
$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)
L'Asie Exotique
$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)
L'Asie Exotique
$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)
L'Asie Exotique
$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)
L'Asie Exotique
$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 #1400536 (stock #UA06050)
L'Asie Exotique
$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)
L'Asie Exotique
$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)
L'Asie Exotique
$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...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1970 item #1400471 (stock #UG81033)
L'Asie Exotique
$650.00
Chinese Rosewood and Glass Hanging Display Case, wall mounted display case with hinged glass panel door and hinges on the right; frame of rosewood, interior with numerous shelves with upturned end details for the display of small objects such as snuff bottles; door frame with beaded edge detail, the interior beaded edge and the interior shelf edges painted in black lacquer with random painted gold decoration, the back interior surface covered in black velvet, brass fittings and functioning keyed...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1700 item #1400016 (stock #CY93412)
L'Asie Exotique
$250.00
Anamese blue and white ceramic covered flat top circular box with lid decoration in under glaze cobalt blue of a lotus blossom with speckled blue background within circular bands, the body glazed clear except for the interior rims and the trimmed foot and base with the Hoi An Hoard label artifact #202889, recovered from the 1999 salvage of a wreck off the Vietnamese coast. Excellent condition. 1-1/2 in. high x 2-1/8 in. in diameter. Circa 1500.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #1400009 (stock #CF60005)
L'Asie Exotique
$2,000.00
A set of four Japanese woodblock prints by Utagawa Kunisada (Toyokuni III) 1786 - 1865, of half length actor portraits in various roles, all from the same series having a pine bough background, large crest (mon) outline with cursive script, a rectilinear cartouche depicting different kinds of fish with the name of the actor and role he is playing, the actor costumed in graphic blue and white patterned robes, published by Kagiya Shobei, each having a date seal (5/1863) with aratame and signature ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Pre 1900 item #1399712 (stock #UH80171)
L'Asie Exotique
$6,400.00
Burmese Karen Frog Drum, a fine large bronze tribute drum (Heger Type III), Pazi (Burmese), pam klo’ (Karen) also known as “The Magical Bronze Pond”(Cooler - Developmental Stage VII, Aerial Sequence, Category C three frogs, p.276)*, the Karen subsiding on slash and burn agriculture were rain dependent, and “rain drums” were beaten to bring on the rains for frogs croak prior to rain and the low frequency drum sounds excite the frogs to croak as well, and thus it was believed that the b...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Pre 1900 item #1399711 (stock #UH80001)
L'Asie Exotique
$4,900.00
Burmese Karen Frog Drum, a bronze tribute drum (Heger Type III), Pazi (Burmese), pam klo’ (Karen) also known as “The Magical Bronze Pond”, the Karen subsiding on slash and burn agriculture were rain dependent, and “rain drums” were beaten to bring on the rains for frogs croak prior to rain and the low frequency drum sounds excite the frogs to croak as well, and thus it was believed that the beating of the drum was a call for rain. This lost wax casting of a drum is ornamented with ...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1920 item #1397389 (stock #UH80115)
L'Asie Exotique
$150.00
Antique Chinese Porcelain Over Glaze Enameled Snuff Bottle, flattened vase form with a wide body and high shoulders sporting lion mask ring handles highlighted in gold enamel, overall painted decoration of a foliate floral decoration having two sets of four different kinds of blossoms in orange enamels on the white porcelain background, flat mouth rim, short neck, base with unglazed foot rim. The stopper of a halved orange carnelian bead and brass collar. Fine Condition. Early 20th Century. H...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1397388 (stock #UH80109)
L'Asie Exotique
$225.00
Antique Chinese Rock Crystal Snuff Bottle, carved from one solid piece of translucent rock crystal in the shape of a large lotus leaf with the edges curled onto one another enveloping the cone shaped cavity within. The exterior surface displaying the veins of the leaf radiating out and other lotus stems and blossoms in relief, a flat mouth with narrow aperture and relief lip, short stout neck, a foot ring base having one shallow cut horizontal line from end to end. The stone clear with one fissu...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1397135 (stock #ES80011)
L'Asie Exotique
$8,000.00
Antique Thai Buddhist Banner Painting, multi-coloured tempera and gold leaf on cloth, depicting Buddha Descending From Tavatimsa Heaven. An illustration of one of the eight great events of the historical Buddha’s life, his descent from the heaven of 33 Gods, Tavatisma where his mother Queen Maya was reborn. After visiting her and sharing his teachings on earth with her he descends a 3-part ladder standing on a small lotus pedestal and accompanied by the three faced Brahma holding a parasol for...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1700 item #1397134 (stock #ES80013)
L'Asie Exotique
$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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1800 item #1397132 (stock #ES80012)
L'Asie Exotique
$1,600.00
Yosa Buson (1716 - 1783) Bunjinga painting of Chinese scholars at leisure with their attendants, ink and colours on paper. A cacophony of human figures, the scholars in their cross body and belted robes distinguished by their winged caps, all in some form of enjoyment in reclining or seated positions well attended to by numerous male youths, fans, chairs, cart and a horse. The figures all depicted in a black ink outline and further colours to depict the costumes and paraphernalia. All an imagi...
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 : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Pre 1980 item #1394174 (stock #UH80158)
L'Asie Exotique
$195.00
Highly collectible set of Japanese Somayaki crackle-glaze pottery, consisting of 21 cups, 1 saucer, sugar bowl (with lid) and 1 ashtray. Received as a gift approx. 20 years ago and in perfect condition. Somayaki pottery dates back as far as 1690 and grew to around 100 kilns in the Fukushima area of northern Japan. The pottery is identified by the double-wall construction of the cups (to retain heat) and its beautiful celadon color and crackle appearance. Many pieces feature a gold-painted gallo...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Pre 1800 item #1393836 (stock #UH80040)
L'Asie Exotique
$140.00
Burmese Bronze Ornament of a disciple making an offering of a foliate wreath bending down on one knee on top of a pierced dome, appearing to possibly be a finial ornamentation. The figure is detailed with a bird like costume and high spire crown, all rendered in a lost wax bronze casting further decorated in gold leaf. Signs of wear and age otherwise fine condition. Measuring: 3-3/4 inches high x 1-3/8 inches wide x 2-1/4 inches deep. Weight: 4 oz. Ava Period, 1618 - 1789.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Pre 1900 item #1393835 (stock #UH80039)
L'Asie Exotique
$90.00
Burmese Miniature Dry Lacquer Figure of a Nat Spirit, Pagan, expertly molded of a brown black lacquer with detailed features of a standing male figure with a crown and elaborate royal type costume, standing upright with bare feet together on a round button pedestal, the hands clasped at the chest in a praying or greeting type gesture, all highlighted in gold leaf. Condition: appearance of a repair at the ankles, a crack at the back of the neck, otherwise fine condition. Measuring: 4-1/4 inches...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1950 item #1393318 (stock #UH80005)
L'Asie Exotique
$950.00
Japanese Cloisonne Vase fitted as an electric table lamp. The bulbous vase form with tall narrow neck and flared mouth having a rich dark blue background with variegated blossoms of pink/white peonies where the petals are enameled over a silver foil (gin-bari) base, green shading to the leaves as well, alongside a purple/white and white chrysanthemum blossoms, brass fittings wired as a two incandescent bulb lamp to be fitted with a lamp shade, having an over light harp. Condition: One small cir...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Pre 1970 item #1392618 (stock #EA06003)
L'Asie Exotique
$2,800.00
An Unusual African Ritual Mask, from the Ubangi River basin (Democratic Republic of Congo), carved from a single piece of a close grained soft wood. The overall form is with a squared forehead with rounded corners, changing at the brow line into a triangular form with a pointed chin. The flat surface of the face is concave with the nose carved in relief, a rectangular open mouth with five wooden teeth protruding, the nose with two drilled through nostrils and a curious narrow feather design ca...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Ceramics : Pre 1910 item #1392408 (stock #KG70042)
L'Asie Exotique
$4,000.00
Korean white glazed bottle vase, high fire stoneware of well formed pear shape with full globular body, long tapering neck with slightly everted rim all covered in a translucent white glaze except for the foot rim. One restored chip at the rim, frits at the base otherwise excellent condition. Dimensions: 10 in. high x 6 in. in diameter. Weight: 2 lbs. 10oz. Choson Dynasty, Late19th / Early 20th century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Ceramics : Pre 1920 item #1392407 (stock #KG70041)
L'Asie Exotique
$2,000.00
Korean ceramic bottle vase, squat globular form with tall narrow neck and cup shaped mouth rim, short foot glazed overall in a crackled translucent glaze with kiln grit adhering to the foot decorated in under glaze cobalt blue of a sparse blossom and vine design. Excellent condition. 8-1/4 in. high. 1 lb. 10 oz. Early 20th century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #1392406 (stock #KG70040)
L'Asie Exotique
$950.00
Korean ceramic wine bottle, thickly potted in a pear shape with narrow neck and cup form mouth rim slightly everted, supported on a raised flat base, covered overall in a thick crackled celadon glaze pooling in areas on the body with kiln grit adhesions on the slightly concave base. Minor rim chip reattached, signs of wear and use, otherwise fine condition. 7-1/4 in. high x 4-1/2 in. in diameter. 1 lb. 11 oz. Choson Period, 19th Century.
All Items : New Century : Prints : Pre 1990 item #1392221 (stock #CY93302)
L'Asie Exotique
$900.00
Japanese Collagraph Print by Tsuguo Yanai (b. 1953, Hagi, Yamaguchi), titled “Broken Heart” in Japanese with the printing number 2/30 under the image on the left and pencil signature “’84” to the right. Exhibited and purchased at the 30th CWAJ Print Show in Tokyo 1985. Measuring: 24-1/2” high x 18” wide, Framed and Glazed 32” high x 24-3/4” wide. Excellent condition.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1980 item #1392220 (stock #CY93306)
L'Asie Exotique
$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 : Southeast Asian : Pre 1700 item #1391593 (stock #UH80140)
L'Asie Exotique
$700.00
Antique ceramic condiment box from the Sawankhalok kilns, Thailand, of shouldered globular form with a domed top having a serrated petal ring around a raised button finial, the domed portion with continuous foliate vine design decorated in a translucent white glaze and caramel brown glaze depicting the vine with some pooling near th double incised band and the shoulder with pendant saw teeth beneath, the base repeats the foliate vine scroll pattern on the body, two incised bands near the raised...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Pre 1700 item #1391592 (stock #UH80139)
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$550.00
Antique ceramic covered box from the Sawankhalok kilns, Thailand of squat globular persimmon form with pinched sepal ridge and curled stem finial top decorated in a caramel brown and translucent white glaze on the stoneware biscuit in a saw tooth design at the the shoulder and foliate vine scroll pattern on the body, two incised bands near the foot with a trimmed countersunk unglazed base with traces of the pontil firing scar. The interior of the base with a thin translucent glaze, the interior...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1940 item #1390871 (stock #CY93308)
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$2,500.00
German ink and water colours painted on paper by the artist, Emil Maetzel 1877 - 1955 “Zwei Nackte Knaben”1935. a deft ink painting of two adolescent boys in the shower, one standing in the foregound catching the water spray in his left hand, the other boy in the background bent over washing his left ankle, the void blackened, the figures in green and the water in blue. Signed in the lower left “Maetzel ‘35”. Excellent condition. Image measuring: 20in. high by 10-1/4in. wide. (51c...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Woodcuts : Pre 1930 item #1390869 (stock #CY93307)
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$2,900.00
Erich Heckel (German, 1883 - 1970) Woodcut Print. Title: Junges mädchen / Young Woman (Dube 264 IIIB, Davis-Riffkind 1038, Brücke 14). Original woodcut carved & printed in 1913, woodcut later revised in 1920. There are a few signed impressions pulled in 1913; in 1920 he created a new edition for the deluxe art periodical, Genius, in which according to Annemarie & Wolf-Dieter Dube, Erich Heckel. Das Graphische Werk: "He significantly altered the woodblock, carving it more deeply to prevent t...