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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...
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 : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #1370628 (stock #QA06105)
L'Asie Exotique
$275.00
Chinese dark horn Xian Zhang (leisure) seal of tapered obelisk form and flat top with detailed border seal carving on base, calligraphy in the Kai Shu style reading “surrender / remember / grow / love”. Excellent condition. 4.6 cm high. Late 19th Century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #1370378 (stock #UH12125)
L'Asie Exotique
$90.00
Chinese Soapstone Xian Zhang (leisure) seal, of a variegated translucent beige color and rust red, a square columnar base tapering to a long tailed perched bird as the finial with his head averted, the underside in relief Han script. Minor signs of wear, otherwise fine condition. 3.3 cm High. 19th Century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #1370377 (stock #UH12128)
L'Asie Exotique
$90.00
Chinese Soapstone seal, of a variegated rust red color with inclusions, a thin rectangular columnar form tapering to a rounded top, the underside in intaglio script reminiscent of Rusted Bronze script. Signs of wear, otherwise fine condition. 5.8 cm High. 19th Century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #1370376 (stock #UH12126)
L'Asie Exotique
$100.00
Chinese Soapstone Xian Zhang (leisure) seal, of a variegated translucent beige color and rust red, a square columnar base tapering to a relief branch of a blossoming tree, the underside in intaglio Han script. Minor signs of wear, otherwise fine condition. 4.4 cm High. 19th Century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #1370375 (stock #UH12132)
L'Asie Exotique
$120.00
Chinese Soapstone Two-sided Xian Zhang (leisure) pictorial seal, of a mottled caramel and rust red color, a simple rectangular form with a relief dragon impression on one end and Phoenix style script on the other. Signs of wear otherwise fine condition. 2.5 cm High. 19th Century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #1370374 (stock #UH12123)
L'Asie Exotique
$120.00
Chinese Soapstone two-sided seal, of a mottled rust red color with beige and black inclusions a square columnar form with relief Qin style script on either end , one end with traces of black ink and the other with red ink. Signs of wear and use, otherwise fine condition. 3.5 cm High. 19th Century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #1370373 (stock #UG71063)
L'Asie Exotique
$180.00
Chinese bronze Official’s seal with four characters in thin Han seal script in relief on the base within a rectangular frame, tall squared arc as the finial. Minor signs of wear otherwise fine condition. 2.1 cm High. 19th Century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #1370372 (stock #UG71061)
L'Asie Exotique
$180.00
Chinese bronze Official’s seal with a single compound Qin (small seal) script character in relief on the base and simple barrel roof finial. Minor signs of wear, otherwise fine condition. 1.6cm High. 19th Century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #1368903 (stock #QB06084)
L'Asie Exotique
$150.00
Chinese brass ruler, a straight edged measuring device divided into ten equal segments in chased decoration having long life ideographs on the measuring side and floral decoration on the reverse. Fine patina, signs of wear, otherwise fine condition. 13-3/4” long. 19th Century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1920 item #1368900 (stock #QH00029)
L'Asie Exotique
$550.00
Chinese Scholars’ Wrist Rest, carved from a section of timber bamboo with the skin surface decorated in sunken ground deep carving of a lotus plant with two leaves and one blossom in the lower 2/3 of the length of the section. Fine patina and condition. 9-5/8” Long x 2-7/8” Wide x 5/8” High. Early 20th century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #1363971 (stock #QA06152)
L'Asie Exotique
$950.00
Chinese Lacquered Wood Jardiniere, small, elegant form carved from a single segment of wood, raised high on four cabriole curving legs. The top consisting of a rectangular open box with slightly outward flaring sides, front panel decorated with a flowering branch carved in high relief within a frieze band of a stylized geometric pattern, exterior covered in an opaque red lacquer, used to display a small plant. Minor signs of wear, age cracks, losses to lacquer but overall fine condition...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #1359454 (stock #UH80054)
L'Asie Exotique
$3,000.00
Chinese Huanghuali Brush Pot, Bitong, an elegant simple form, well carved from one honey coloured and nicely figured limb of huanghuali (Dalbergia Odorifera) hardwood, carved as a thin walled cylinder (5/16” thick and 3-1/8”deep) with slight flared and concave contour on the sides, slightly convex mouth rim and slightly concave base flat and unmarked Condition: Minor chips to the base edge, signs of wear and use, overall fine condition. Size: 4-1/16” high. Mouth: 2-3/8” in diameter...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #1355631 (stock #UH80030)
L'Asie Exotique
$800.00
Chinese Document Box, the wood box covered in pig skin which has been tanned, stitched and lacquered in a rich translucent red color, overall simple rectangular form, the cover hinged with a set rectangular shaped brass hinges to the box, the front with ruyi form lock hinge with double pin for a traditional Chinese bar shaped lock, against a stylized quatrefoil ruyi form plate, with suspended bail handless with quatrefoil escutcheons on each end. Measuring; 5-3/4 in. high x 13-7/8 in...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #1350271 (stock #QA06028)
L'Asie Exotique
$650.00
Chinese Brass and Lacquered Wood Box, simple wood box with a brass edgings and front lock plate, wood section covered in a dark lacquer, hinged top lid, front with large rectangular brass front plate with well-formed ling-chi shaped lock plate, interior of simple wood covered in the same dark lacquer, rich patina, wear to lacquer, minor signs of wear, overall fine condition. 3-5/8†High x 8-3/4†Wide x 4-3/8 “ Deep. 19th Century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #1349933 (stock #UH12127)
L'Asie Exotique
$220.00
Chinese Soapstone seal, of a variegated brick red color and waxy rich caramel skin brought out in a relief carving of a moon and waves near the top of the square columnar form, the underside in relief Han script. Minor nick to the top of the moon, minor signs of wear, otherwise fine condition. 3.4 cm High. 19th Century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre AD 1000 item #1349925 (stock #UG90001)
L'Asie Exotique
$3,500.00
Chinese lacquered wood Han Erbei (Ear Cup), Changsha, Hunan province, carved from one piece of softwood covered in coats of red and black lacquer, with lively painted design on center of two stylized phoenix with interior and exterior border patterns. Flakes and minor losses to rim, some buckling otherwise fine condition. 2-1/2" High x 8-1/2" Long x 6" Wide. Western Han Dynasty 206 B.C. - A.D.23.