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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1434157 (stock #UH80248)
L'Asie Exotique
$1,600.00
A well-potted small porcelain vase with broad shoulder, narrow waist, short narrow neck and everted lip. The glazed base countersunk and the foot rim revealing the white porcelain biscuit. All consistently covered in a translucent glaze crackled to a perfect Jin Si Tie Xian. An achieved desirability of a light small and tight crackle with a darker large irregular crackle referred to collectively as “golden thread and iron wire”. Excellent condition. Size: 5-7/8 in. high x 3-5/8 in...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1700 item #1431228 (stock #UH80245)
L'Asie Exotique
$4,500.00
Antique Thai Architectural Ornament, Sukhothai kilns, 15th century. A glazed hollow ceramic roof tile finial of the Naga/Makara Dragon design having a robust chest supported by front talons and his upright bearded head with open mouth bearing his pointed teeth, further decorated in iron brown under glaze painted highlights, covered in a cream white transparent glaze...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1426733 (stock #UH80233)
L'Asie Exotique
$2,000.00
Large Betel Nut Box, Maranao, Southern Philippines (Mindanao). Bronze with bordered silver inlay design overall of a symmetrical floral tendril vine pattern referred to as “the okir pattern”, a traditional design for the Maranao people. This large betel box is a rectangular body with a hinged lid, containing three sectioned interior chambers covered with four hinged and decorated lids. One of the smaller chambers is encrusted with slaked lime...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1426732 (stock #UH80232)
L'Asie Exotique
$3,600.00
Deluxe Betel Nut Box Set, Maranao Culture, Southern Philippines (Mindanao). Two bronze rectangular boxes decorated with symmetrical silver inlay in the tendril vine pattern referred to as “the okir pattern”, a traditional design for the Maranao people. This is a large and heavy set with each box complete with wheels. The larger outer box has one hinged lid. The upright corners are chamfered. Striped bracket feet conceal the wheels underneath...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #1426724 (stock #QH00013)
L'Asie Exotique
$120.00
Chinese hard wood toggle, a naive rendering of a lotus seed pod with a relief carving on the side of a frog on a lotus leaf. The squat evenly rendered lotus pod with eight protruding seeds and one empty seed pod on the underside. The stem finial is pierced as the point of attachment for the cord. The lotus is a symbol of purity of the heart and mind as well as perseverance and rebirth. Excellent patina, minor signs of wear and use, overall fine condition. 1-3/8 in. high x 1-1/8 in...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1426263 (stock #UB04087)
L'Asie Exotique
$875.00
Antique Japanese Wood Miniature Mask Netsuke, an unsigned work depicting Hannya, the female horned demon popular in Noh performance plays, a solid hardwood piece carved in high relief as a miniature mask having pierced pupils and an open mouth bearing the teeth.A solid cross strut is part of the backside where the himotoshi is a hole pierced behind this cross stretcher...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1423878 (stock #UH80157)
L'Asie Exotique
$800.00
Antique Chinese Enameled Porcelain 'Dragon' Snuff Bottle. The cylindrical bottle with rounded shoulder and narrow stout neck, unglazed foot rim and countersunk base painted in over glaze enamels of a four clawed green dragon continuous around the body with seventeen matching clover shaped clouds chasing an orange pearl having four directional flames with a bright egg yolk yellow surround over all...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Dolls : Pre 1900 item #1421457 (stock #UH20121)
L'Asie Exotique
$3,000.00
Japanese Takeda Ningyo depicting an actor from a Kabuki play in a role of a warrior at the sea with his anchor design embroidered on the sleeve and the stage prop waves in the foreground. The costume made of chirimen silk, birodo velvet and kinran brocades. He stands in an exaggerated position with his left foot elevated on a tree stump and his left foot outstretched with his big toe slightly raised. He holds a bow and a fan. There are two swords at his hip...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Dolls : Pre 1900 item #1421314 (stock #UH20120)
L'Asie Exotique
$3,500.00
Japanese Takeda Ningyo depicting a Kabuki actor in a fierce role with brocade costumes and exaggerated positions, complimentary chirimen sleeves embroidered with a carp leaping from the waves. He holds a tall halberd. The head carved of wood covered in gofun with painted features in the mie expression and attached hair on the sides and top knot...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1416698 (stock #NG81016)
L'Asie Exotique
$2,400.00
Antique Japanese bronze incense burner in the charming cast form of a goose, standing on both webbed feet, broad body serving as the incense burning receptacle with long outstretched neck and head raised high with beak open in mid-call, the detailed 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 in. high x 3-1/4 in. wide x 6-3/4 in. long. 2 lbs. (892g.) Early 20th century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Dolls : Pre 1900 item #1416448 (stock #NH22044)
L'Asie Exotique
$850.00
Antique Japanese Takeda ningyo of an Oiran or a kabuki actor in the role of a legendary high ranking courtesan, a standing figure costumed in layered kimono, descending on her sloping shoulders with the outer robe a kinran brocade of a large leaf pattern on a blue field. The large brocade obi tied in front indicating her rank. The head carved of one piece of wood covered in burnished gofun with painted features and inset hair. She stands with only her right hand extended forward...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #1416447 (stock #KG70013)
L'Asie Exotique
$950.00
Korean ceramic storage jar, thickly potted with slanted shoulder decorated in under glaze cobalt blue of blossoming sprays, simple rolled lip and footed base, glazed overall in a translucent glaze except for the orange biscuit foot rim with some kiln adhesions. Signs of wear otherwise excellent condition. 5-1/2 in. high x 6-1/2 in. in diameter. Choson Period, Late 19th century. Ex-Collection: Margaret Miller White, Rancho Santa Fe.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1415550 (stock #UA06064)
L'Asie Exotique
$800.00
Chinese ink rubbing printing depicting Panthaka Arhat, no.4 of the 16 arhat images 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 and silk scroll mounting. The Emperor Qianlong ordered the stone stele to be carved in 1764 after the arhat desi...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Dolls : Pre 1837 VR item #1415326 (stock #NH22041)
L'Asie Exotique
$1,600.00
Antique Japanese Takeda Ningyo Doll Set of two kabuki actors on the stage. Each figure with a wide stance turning to look at one another. The figures are costumed in silks, kinran brocades and birodo velvet, one with long trousers, chirimen sleeves embroidered in a bamboo fence design carrying two swords at the hip and a stick in his right hand, the other in robes, the outer birodo robe dyed iron black with subsequent deterioration couched with dynamic swirl design and some sort of stage prop in...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1900 item #1415274 (stock #UA06181)
L'Asie Exotique
$65.00
Antique Chinese “Kitchen Ming” Domestic Ware Dish. A utilitarian bowl shaped stoneware plate with flat interior with high sloping sides. The foot rim and countersunk base decorated in under glaze cobalt blue with a stylized character within a circle on center, and a double band on the interior with two birds in flight type wavy strokes. The exterior similarly painted with three simple bands. The translucent glaze overall except for the firing ring on center and the interior of the foot rim a...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1415065 (stock #KG70006)
L'Asie Exotique
$2,500.00
Korean celadon small barbed rim dish with impressed ruyi head decoration on the interior and lotus petal sides terminating in a barbed rim, glazed overall in a thick translucent and crackled pale celadon glaze with three spur marks on the base having brown encrustations. Excellent condition. 3-7/8” in diameter. Koryo Dynasty, 13th century. Ex Collectiion: Margaret Miller White, Rancho Santa Fe
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1414775 (stock #KG70005)
L'Asie Exotique
$2,000.00
Korean celadon lotus bowl, a deep flared form on a narrow footed base, the exterior carved in lotus petal design and covered in a sea green crackled glaze with spur marks and kiln grit on the base, one minor crack emanating from the rim and terminating half way, otherwise excellent condition. 2-3/4" high x 6-1/4" in diameter. Koryo period, 13th century. Ex-Collectis: Margaret Miller White, Rancho Santa Fe
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Dolls : Pre 1900 item #1414658 (stock #NH22043)
L'Asie Exotique
$1,250.00
Antique Japanese Takeda ningyo of a Kabuki actor in the role of a wandering Samurai with one sword at his hip, a staff in his left hand and an armor backpack at his back. The head carved of wood covered in gofun, inset hair, modeled top knot and painted features in the traditional kabuki mie expression of a frowning expressive face. The figure wears layers of kinran kimono with the top two sleeves thrown back billowing at his waist, the revealed sleeves are of chirimen crepe silk, his right slee...