antique orientalia by Asian Rarities, netsuke, snuff bottles
All Items : Vintage Arts : Instruments and Implements : Time Pieces : Clocks : Pre 1980 item #1206856 (stock #1303076)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$11,095.00
Considered by many to be the best Herschede Grandfather clock made during 20th century, this rare clock is almost identical to "The Edinburgh" and the "Wellington" models (c1978). However it was made without the leaded or metal overlay on the glass. It is both functional and beautiful, having a solid & veneer mahogany cabinet with book-matched mahogany overlays. Excellent running condition, eight-day time & strike movement, with moving moon dial, featuring two moons and two seascapes. Remarkable...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #705995 (stock #H70020)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$3500.00
Authentic Thai bronze standing Buddha, in “U” Thong style, beautifully decorated with inset semi-precious stones. The detail and workmanship are clearly apparent in photos of this magnificent bronze. Based on the depth and clear cut of the designs, it appears that some of the decorations have been applied by hand to the bronze. The face has downcast eyes, the elongated ears; feet have a pillar to attach the sculpture to a base. This Buddha also has some interesting provenance. Condition: ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1207305 (stock #1303093)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$2500.00
Meiji Period gilt-bronze casting of a Samurai Archer kneeling on his right knee while drawing back a large separately cast arrow, while gripping the bow (also separately cast) with his outstretched left hand. The bare-footed figure is depicted wearing authentic Japanese military apparel with family crests (mons), an archer's hat, armored vest, protective leg guards, and a short sword secured to his side by a belt. The bronze bears a signature in gilt cartouche that reads "Hidenobu". Size is 11 ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #705969 (stock #H70019)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$1800.00
Antique Thai bronze Buddha seated within an elaborate and adorned throne, with a bird held in the palm of each hand. On both sides of the throne are standing disciples, mythological animals, seated Naga Buddha images, and standing Buddha figures in “U” Thong position with a bird atop each of their heads. Above the seated Buddha is a small standing Buddha, two mythological animals, and a bird standing at the pinnacle. The sides and back are decorated with designs in repousse of the Wheel ...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #962885 (stock #709014)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$1,800.00
Bronze sculpture of Diana, the Huntress signed on the base,“Valentin”, (for Louis Valentin Elias Robert, 1821-1874). This is a classical version of the standing nude figure of Diana, with a bow in her left hand and reaching for an arrow with her right hand. Diana (Greek name Artemis) is known to be the Goddess of the Hunt and of the moon with deadly arrows. According to mythology, she was the daughter of Zeus and Leto, twin sister of Apollo. From the patina on this bronze, and the quality...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #962488 (stock #907033)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$1600.00
Original French bronze sculpture of King Henry IV Enfant by Francois-Joseph Bosio (1768-1845). The standing sculpture “Henry the Great” is of a popular French monarch and many variations of this sculpture was cast in the 19th century. As shown in the photos, the rendition of King Henry IV is finely detailed in all aspects, including facial features, regal clothing, and curly hair. The King is depicted with a sword in his left hand, that is secured to his waist by a realistic looking strap....
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1920 item #962694 (stock #MF904)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$1200.00
Fabulous companion pair of Japanese of silver wire Cloisonné Lamps. One of the lamps has a round shape and the other is hexagonal, but they look very similar in color and design. The lamps are made with vases that include custom bronze tops and are mounted on unique 6-sided bases. There are 5 individually designed bands around the neck & body of the vases, along with 6 shields that have alternating designs (dragon & flaming pearl, and the phoenix. The dragons have a tan ground & the Phoenix hav...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 2000 item #1063939 (stock #1103004)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$1200.00
This listing is for an original oil painting on canvas of a beautiful sunset over a lake with ducks flying low in the sky by “Manuel Garza” (a premier American landscape artist of southwestern hill country scenes, B. 1940). This painting of the sunset over the lake is typical of the attention to detail found in all of his works. It shows each blade of grass and water plants, amidst shimmering water and trees. The sun lights up the clouds and casts a beam of yellow light on the lake. The pa...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #705944 (stock #H70018)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$900.00
Authentic period bronze Thai Buddha in style of Dvaravati. The figure is seated on a double lotus base with hands held out at the waist in the “teaching Buddha” position. The hair shows hand workmanship rather than being just cast as part of the bronze figure and is tightly curled around his head. The Buddha also features elongated earlobes and downcast eyes, typical of early castings. The robe is draped over the Buddha’s left shoulder, and his feet are shown emerging beneath the botto...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1057083 (stock #1003043)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$895.00
An Early Four-case Black Lacquer Inro with roiro ground, depicting two dogs playing with an awabi shell on a rope in rubbed gold takamakie with traces of tin inlay. The shell is covered with aogai kirigane and the interior of roiro with fundame edges. Includes a finely carved round ojime. Size: 2-3/4” high x 2-1/4” wide x ¾” deep. Condition is excellent. 19th century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #706459 (stock #108050)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$850.00
Exceptionally fine tall Japanese porcelain vase with a flaring rim and fluted edge. It has a blue ground with a combination of applied lacquer and underglaze enamel designs. The first of the four reserves is decorated with a scene of Japanese sail boats in the midst of other designs, including mountains, trees, flowers and a fish net. The second reserve scene is of fans with cherry blossoms and peonies. The third scene is of a flying bird on the neck of the vase, with its beak open. Below t...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1066863 (stock #108050)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$795.00
This listing is for a rare Iron Hu Vase (wine vessel), with a dark patina, and decorated with inlaid silver. The shape of the vessel is in the style of the Chinese Warring States Period. The lip of the base has a Greek Key design with inlaid silver, followed by a band of flowers around the throat. There are stylized “mythological animal head” handles on each side with gilt eyes, and large metal loops. The vase is also decorated with a wide band of three “T’ou-T’ieh” mask panels d...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1920 item #1213040 (stock #1306040)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$795.00
Pair of antique bronze statues depicting Don Quixote on horseback and his companion, Sancho Panza on a donkey. Both sculptures are finely cast with authentic looking uniforms, weapons and riding gear. The figures are secured to a marble base. The overall condition of both statues is very good for age. The size for Don Quixote is 9-1/2 inch high x 10 inches wide x 3-1/2 inch deep, and the size for Sancho Panza is 8 inches high x 7-3/4 inches wide x 3-3/4 inches deep. The age is early 1900's.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1057112 (stock #709035)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$695.00
This is an early 1900’s Japanese bronze sculpture of a growling tiger, with its head raised and mouth open bearing finely sculpted teeth and curled tongue, with inset eyes, and a long tail that is extended to the rear with a curled tip. It features detailed raised stripes with a shiny, reddish brown finish over darker mat finished body, created from a unique acid etching process. There is an applied seal w/makers mark on the underside near the rear legs, and an etched signature above it. Size...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #960488 (stock #912060)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$625.00
Chinese export Rose Famille tureen with matching cover. The lidded top has a patterned gilt knob and is beautifully decorated with scattered enamel rose flowers, pheasant, black and gilt butterflies, pomegranates, and other flowers. The base has a gilt edge and the interior has similar designs as the top, with the unique addition of a small red/black bug. The edge is unglazed. The exterior glaze has the orange peel look with flowers on fours sides. The bottom is glazed, but the foot is unglaze...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #960485 (stock #912059)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$598.00
Chinese export Rose Famille tureen with matching cover and decorated on a celedon glaze with a variety of enamel flowers, fruits, butterflies, birds, double gilt upper edge and unglazed foot. The top has an oval gilt knob. The top is in excellent condition, but is not a perfect fit for the bowl, and the bowl has some wear that appears to be from normal use. There are no cracks, breaks, or missing pieces. The size is 4-1/2" high by 9-5/16" wide by 8" deep, and weighs 5 lbs. The date is c1820 - ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1061816 (stock #906002)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$550.00
Japanese Imari style porcelain figure of a seated Bijin (beautiful woman) holding a book in her left hand displaying kanji characters on the open pages. The seated Bijin is decorated with a blue finely detailed floral robe in multi colors, and an elegant obi with pink with green bamboo designs. The figure measures 8” H x 6-1/2” W x 4-1/2” D, 2 lb. Age is late Meiji period, c. 1900. The condition is excellent.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1940 item #960975 (stock #912029)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$495.00
Japanese cast bronze lantern, decorated with two bands of champleve/cloisonne on the base and one band on the top. The bands have designs of chrysanthemums and leaf style of cobalt blue, red, green, pink, white, rust-brown, and black on a light blue ground. The lamp has open work areas with silk covers on the inside to emit light and facilitate cooling. The size is 14-1/2" high and 5-1/2" diameter, and weighs 3.12 lbs. The condition is excellent, but does not include the original old electric co...