antique orientalia by Asian Rarities, netsuke, snuff bottles
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1930 item #711483 (stock #042021)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$225.00
Japanese Imari shallow bowl/plate with two alternating designs of (1) circle with crane and jui-I surrounded by cobalt ground with gilt design; (2) flowering tree and pine tree in a fan design with a ironstone red/gold fan. Center has an under glaze blue design. The back of the plate is light blue with a 2-character Japanese mark. Date: From 1900. Size/Weight: 8-1/4”Diameter; 1.2 lbs. Condition: Excellent condition with no breaks or cracks.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1960 item #711478 (stock #301003)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$145.00
Japanese Imari rice bowl covered with chrysanthemum flowers and archaic sword tips of cobalt, ironstone red and gilt. The center of the top has a 4-character signature. The bottom has the same design ending with a lighter blue under glaze petal design with flowers. Date: From1900. Size/Weight: 3-7/8”H x 5-1/2”W; 1.2 lbs. Condition: Excellent with no breaks or cracks.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1960 item #711477 (stock #013089)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$145.00
Japanese Imari covered rice bowl. The two pieces have two alternating designs of (1) fan design with flowers and half of an ironstone red flowers (2) cobalt ground with gilt and whole ironstone red flower. This design is duplicated on the base. There is a two-character mark in the center of the top. The bottom has an under glaze blue design. Date: From 1900. Size/Weight: 3-7/8”H x 5”Diameter; 14 oz. Condition: Excellent condition with no breaks or cracks.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1940 item #708687 (stock #H70024)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$295.00
A finely carved gilt wood sculpture of a Chinese female general, mounted on a prancing Tang-style horse. She is shown glancing back over her shoulder while grasping the reins in her right hand and holding a large bow in her raised left hand. The figures are going down a rocky path amid pine trees, and there are stylized waves from a river beneath them. The elegantly clad General holds a bow in one hand as her cape blows behind her in the wind. At her side is a large quiver of arrows. This i...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1940 item #708675 (stock #H70023)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$295.00
An incredible in-depth Chinese gilt wood carving of two bearded uniformed warriors depicted with spears in their hands, riding on galloping horses between pine trees, and with an attendant running at their side. This ornate sculpture has been finely carved on all four sides, and looks as good from the back as it does from the front. The artist has captured the motion of the horses and the fierceness of the warriors as they pursue their enemy. The pine trees and fauna are also beautifully carv...
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 : 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 : 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 : 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 : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1940 item #703525 (stock #121016)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$275.00
Japanese cloisonné yellow vase, decorated with two-tone pink roses and buds, along with a single royal blue flower and blue bud on the lower right side. It has a variety of light and dark green leaves, and sharp brown thorns on each of the stems. The yellow glaze on the interior of the neck has a thin groove or split which was likely from the initial glazing. The designs are outlined with silver wire. The rims on the top and bottom are silver. Condition: Looks great, and is in very good con...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Wood : Pre 1920 item #696572 (stock #903037)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$225.00
Antique architectural style sculpture of Shiva (or Siva), known as the Lord of Dance. In this rendition, Shiva is shown standing under an altar with a mythical animal head on top of the arch. Shiva’s headpiece also contains an animal head. Carried in two of Shiva’s four hands are his weapon (a trident), and a Damru (small drum). One of the remaining hands is raised up near a snake and the other is down on his leg with the snake’s body. The snake is wrapped around the back of Shiva’s...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Pre 1940 item #696567 (stock #092707)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$250.00
Fabulous sculpture of a Chinese beauty, carved from a single piece of rosewood, shown seated on an ornate tree root with branches or offshoots. The lady is shown with her right hand open and the other holding a lotus flower by the stem. Her head is finely detailed, highlighting the strands of her hair, along with a comb and beads at the top, and flowing down her back. Her eyes are downcast, but open, and she has a smiling countenance. The robe is draped across her body and flows down over he...
All Items : Antiques : Pre 1920 item #570132 (stock #605036)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$225.00
Rose Famille Porcelain Box with Armorial style crest design, and copper trim and hinges. The porcelain is decorated with a green basket weave design around the edge with pink flowers interspersed. The top has a beautifully designed crest with a stylized lion, eagle and a rat with the words "Abstitit Que Dedit" below. The lower section is painted in the same enamel colors and has a scrolling vine border and pink florals on each of the four sides. The copper trim around the edges of the top and...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #479444 (stock #411015)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$175.00
Vintage Japanese blue ad white transfer ware (inbante method) porcelain plate with a piecrust edge. Transfer ware was one of the techniques that was first introduced in Japan after the end of the Edo period of isolation. The plate has an underglaze blue design with two alternating designs around the center. The back of the plate is decorated with three underglaze blue designs and three circles around the edge. There is an impressed mark and a spur mark on the bottom. The size is: 13" diameter, ...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1940 item #469763 (stock #012005)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$395.00
This is an old Thai bronze Buddha that we acquired along with a large grouping of Asian antiques that was brought back from southeast Asia by a former pilot that flew for Air America during 1960's in the Vietnam War. The Buddha is seated in the earth-touching mudra, and is from the U-Thong school. The gilt patina has worn to a dull finish, with the exception of brighter highlights in some of the crevices and hair curls. It has some casting flaws, small holes and pits, in addition to some early ...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Chinese Export : Pre 1920 item #465773 (stock #096126)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$225.00
Chinese Fu Hau ceramic covered temple jar with a deep emerald green ground. The jar has six line segments impressed in the body and is finely decorated with plum blossoms and vines of light blue and yellow, with aubergine branches and a butterfly shown upside down. The jar is glazed almost to the foot and the bottom is also glazed, and has an impressed mark "China". The lid is decorated with similar flowers and has a stem knob on top. Overall excellent condition with no cracks, breaks or repair...