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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1353793 (stock #UH80012)
L'Asie Exotique
$300.00
Japanese Buddhist soft wood sculpture of Jizo, the protector of women, children and travellers, a simple wood carving for a small shrine depicting a seated shaved head figure on a lotus bud throne with the left leg dangling, costumed in carved relief folds of robes worn, bare at the chest, the right hand clasped forward to hold a staff (missing), the wish fulfilling jewel held in the left hand. Extensive pigment losses, wear and soot adhesion, overall good condition. 4-5/8" High x 2-1/2" Wide x ...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1980 item #1353792 (stock #NH00018)
L'Asie Exotique
$2,500.00
Japanese ceramic sculpture by Taro Okamoto 1911 - 1996 (For additional information please see short biography posted below). He is most famous for his monumental sculpture “Tower of the Sun” created for the 1970 Japan World Exhibition in Osaka. The sculpture has three faces, representing past present and now. This ceramic sculpture of a stylized circular face is a miniature version of the face representing the past. The design evokes the aesthetic form reminiscent of the face of an Akua’ba...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1353791 (stock #NH13035)
L'Asie Exotique
$850.00
Japanese bronze image of Tanjo no Shaka, the infant Buddha (Shakyamuni), a standing figure with the right hand pointing towards heaven and the left hand pointing toward earth, costumed just in a layered skirt, standing on a stylized lotus pedestal, somewhat stylized overall with pointed index fingers, heavy darkened surface layer. Minor signs of wear and use otherwise fine condition. 5-1/4” High. Edo Period, Circa 1850.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1980 item #1353790 (stock #CA90007)
L'Asie Exotique
$950.00
Japanese hammered silver vase by Seiho, a handled ewer form with round capsule body with a pronounced mid-body ridge, tapering stove pipe neck on centre with the mouth terminating at an angle in line with the tubular arced handle, hammered texture and slightly concave base with two stamped silver marks The large one matching the seal of the artist on the box, the other smaller mark is composed of two characters. The custom made kiri wood storage box with the exterior lid having a few characters ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1353788 (stock #NG81016)
L'Asie Exotique
$2,400.00
Japanese bronze incense burner in the charming cast form of a goose, standing on both well detailed feet, broad body serving as the incense burning receptacle with long outstretched neck and head raised high with beak open as if in mid-call, the wings serve as the cover with one aperture of an upturned feather serving as the lid finial. Genuine patina from use, neck is not hollow, otherwise fine condition. 10-3/4" High. Early 20th Century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #1353785 (stock #NH00022)
L'Asie Exotique
$4,400.00
Japanese bronze incense burner in the unusual form of two cranes on a rocky outcropping each standing with necks outstretched to the heavens, the larger crane with removable wings serving as the censer cover. Signs of wear and use otherwise fine condition. 18" High. Circa 1900.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1353784 (stock #NG81017)
L'Asie Exotique
$4,200.00
Japanese bronze incense burner, in the form of a bird perched on one foot on a tall rocky outcropping, the bird's head looking back with open mouth and pierced removable wings revealing the incense chamber, the left foot partially clenched, gilt highlights on the rock and the bird's head. Minor signs of wear otherwise excellent condition. 10" High. 19th Century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Pre 1900 item #1352783 (stock #EH60012)
L'Asie Exotique
$4,900.00
Burmese Karen Frog Drum, tribute drum in bronze, often called “rain drums” referring to their function of being sounded to call for rain, finely ornamented with two stacked frogs placed at four equidistant points on the tympanum, center decorated with a 16 pointed relief star, surrounded by 16 decorated bands including birds, flowers and fish, side double strap handles used to suspend the drum when struck, side with several decorated bands on the body and near the base, bearing a decorated r...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Pre 1900 item #1352782 (stock #TA04188)
L'Asie Exotique
$6,500.00
Laotian Bronze Rain Drum, tribute drum in cast bronze, often called “frog drums”, a hollow slightly concave cylindrical form. The tympanum having 19 concentric bands profusely decorated with die cast stamps of different forms around a central 12 point star, four double frog relief images near the edge, double strap handles at the sides, two side seams and 20 decorated bands around the body. One casting hole flaw at the side, minor stains in spots, otherwise fine condition and excellent green...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1352781 (stock #UH70004)
L'Asie Exotique
$1,500.00
Chinese Blue & White Baluster Vase fitted as a Lamp. Ceramic vase with cobalt blue under-glaze design of convolvulus bindweed, a symbol of love and marriage, with four bold hei (double happiness) characters, with key-fret pattern at the mouth. Drilled for electrical wire and fitted with a wood base, wood lid, single bulb housing, harp and lapis lazuli finial. Circa 1850. Lamp: 31-1/2" High 9-1/2" in Diameter. Base: 10" in Diameter. Vase: 14" High.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1800 item #1352780 (stock #UH30002)
L'Asie Exotique
$3,200.00
Burmese Lacquered wood Buddha image, seated in padmasana, the interlocking lotus position on a waisted lotus style base with the right hand in the bhumisparsa mudra (the earth touching position) and the left hand open resting in the lap, sublime facial countenance, elongated earlobes and spire finial on the usnisa (replacement), Losses to the lacquer surface and deterioration to the wood base, mounted on a contemporary stand. 25” High. 18th Century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #1352779 (stock #UH20044)
L'Asie Exotique
$450.00
Chinese Kingfisher feather hair/crown ornament of a detailed dragon with spring wire adornments having glass beads mounted on a wire and velvet covered wood stand. Minor losses otherwise fine condition. 7" High x 5" Wide. 19th Century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #1352778 (stock #UH20033)
L'Asie Exotique
$90.00
Chinese Kingfisher feather and silver hair pin ornament of a flower blossom with a red glass bead on center and spoon finial mounted on a velvet covered wood stand. Minor losses otherwise fine condition. 7-3/8" High. 19th Century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #1352777 (stock #UH20031)
L'Asie Exotique
$90.00
Chinese enamel and silver hair/crown ornament of a detailed butterfly, symbol of summer and joy, shown in flight with one wing at face value and the other in profile, mounted on a wire and velvet covered wood stand. Signs of age and wear, fine condition. 5-1/4" High. 19th Century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre AD 1000 item #1352774 (stock #UA06064)
L'Asie Exotique
$2,400.00
Chinese ink rubbing depicting Panthaka Arhat, no.4 of the 16 arhat images once immortalized in stone at the former stupa at Shengyin Temple. Depicted here sitting on a rock with a book in his left hand and snapping his fingers in his right hand, symbolic of the speed at which he obtained enlightenment, accompanied by a beggar’s bowl and an incense burner, complete with colophons, scroll mounting. This rubbing was taken from the marble stupa at Shengyin Temple which was destroyed in the mid 19t...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1352773 (stock #UA05052)
L'Asie Exotique
$5,000.00
Chinese Pair of Reverse Glass Paintings, each depicting a young lady seated at a table, one with flute in hand, the other with a fan, each seated on a chair with a red cover cloth and in the background a covered table bearing a flower vase, the robes elaborately detailed, with their small, bound feet peaking out from under the hems, the hair with ornaments, earrings, contemporary frames, minor losses, slight wear, overall fine condition. Each 17" x 13-1/4" Qing Dynasty.19th Century.
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 : 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...