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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.