Chinese and Japanese Asian Art by David Hawkes
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1381619 (stock #4493)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£85.00
A Japanese Arita lobed dish decorated with a dragon descending from clouds, grasping the pearl of wisdom. The back with a fuku mark. The dish dates from 1750~1790. A similar design to Chinese examples of the Yongzheng period.

Approximately 14 cm diameter. Perfect condition. A little kiln dross in the cloud.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #1381564 (stock #4491)
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£85.00
A small lobed Arita porcelain bowl decorated with scrolling karakusa. The interior with the shochikubai, the three friends of winter. The base has a four-character Fuki Choshun, "good fortune and long life" mark. Late 18th or early 19th century.

Approximately 10.8 cm. Diameter. Perfect condition.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #1381563 (stock #4490)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£85.00
A small lobed Arita porcelain bowl decorated with scrolling karakusa. The interior with the shochikubai, the three friends of winter. The base has a four-character Fuki Choshun, "good fortune and long life" mark. Late 18th or early 19th century.

Approximately 10.8 cm. Diameter. Perfect condition.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1381510 (stock #4488)
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Price upon application
A Fine Chinese Carved Blue Overlay Glass Snuff Bottle, 1800~1850. The bottle of opaque white glass with snow-like inclusions, cased in blue glass. The blue glass is carved away to leave the Eight Horses of Mu Wang in a continuous landscape. The carving is very fine indeed. The stopper is hardstone with an ivory collar and spoon.

A bottle of the same design from perhaps the same workshop was sold at Christie’s “The Art of China: Online Winter Sale” Dec. 2017. Lot 36. The colour comb...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1381509 (stock #4487)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£125.00
A jewel-like miniature ‘Imperial’ Satsuma vase, of baluster form with elephant head handles. One side is decorated with flowering lotus, the other with a gourd vine. The base has the signature Hogetsu beneath a blue Shimizu mon.

Approximately 9.7cm high. Perfect condition. Remarkably fresh looking with no wear to the enamels.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1381508 (stock #4486)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£110.00
A Japanese porcelain haisen, a high-footed basin for washing sake cups when entertaining. This Arita example was made in the first half of the 19th century, 1820~860.

The Shibata Collection illustrates an identical example, #4109.

Approximately 15.8 cm diameter, 11 cm tall. Perfect condition.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1381488 (stock #4484)
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£375.00
A Chinese “Master of the Rocks” Saucer Dish, Kangxi, late 17th century. Typically, the decoration relies heavily on the techniques of contemporary ink painters with attention to naturalistic detail and various wet brush effects. The border of waterweed-like fronds appears on many such Master of the Rocks ceramics. The back is entirely plain.

Approximately 13.8cm diameter. There is one very shallow chip on the rim, noted in the photographs, otherwise perfect.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1900 item #1381486 (stock #4485)
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£65.00
A Japanese Arita shallow plate decorated with radishes, daikon, iron-dressed rim. The back with four kiln support spur marks.19th century.

Approximately 19 cm diameter. Some light wear from use, otherwise perfect.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1381346 (stock #4483)
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SOLD
A Japanese Export beaker vase, circa 1690~1710. The attractively painted octagonal vase is decorated with a flying Ho-o bird beneath a border of lappets containing alternatively Shi Shi and Dragons.

The cobalt blue on the lower half of the vase has fired to a grayer tone than the upper half. This is much more obvious in my photographs than in reality.

Approximately 31.5 cm high. A single large piece has been knocked from the mouth and has been glued back. The bottom half ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1900 item #1374413 (stock #4480)
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SOLD
A Japanese Raku pottery andonzara by the ninth generation of the family, Ryonyu, 1756 ~ 1834.

Born in 1756, the second son of Chônyû, he succeeded as the 9th generation when he was 14 years of age. He assumed the name Ryônyû ( formerly Kichizaemon IX ) at his retirement in 1825. Ryônyû's prolific production of ceramics was dedicated to various stylistic developments notably in the use of the spatula. Ryônyû's trimming, boldly applied vertically, horizontally and obliquely, ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1374411 (stock #4478)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£245.00
A Fine Large Japanese Imari Bowl, Meiji, 19th Century.

A fine and substantial Arita Imari rinka bowl. Six panels, inside and out, are alternatively decorated with ho-o birds and flowers.

The centre of the bowl depicts the shochikubai, the three friends of winter. A suggestion of breaking waves can also be observed to the left of the screens.

Approximately 24.5 cm diameter. Perfect condition.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1837 VR item #1372312 (stock #4473)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£65.00
A Japanese woodblock print of a kneeling male figure drying a shō, a traditional musical instrument of the reed family, a form of mouth organ, over a brazier. The print is attributed to Kitao Masanobu, 1761~1816 and probably dates to the late 18th century.

A good impression with some gauffrage on the kimono collar. The mount is inscribed in pencil “Mafsanobu”.

Approximately 20.3 x 14.4 cm. The print is laid by the edges to thin card. It is foxed at the edges.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1372311 (stock #4472)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£275.00
A fine and expressive carved stag horn netsuke of Shoki, The Demon Queller. Early 19th century.

Shoki is the Japanese styling of the Chinese spirit Chung Kui who protects households from malevolent demons. In this example the gifted carver shows Shoki studying closely, an off stage, mischievous oni whilst carefully hiding his Chinese sword close to his body.

Approximately 4.8cm high. Stag horn is mostly hollow and so the carver plugs each end in order to complete the ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1372220 (stock #4471)
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£65.00
A Japanese Imari dish decorated with various celebratory motifs within an octagonal border. The back with a ‘running fuku’ mark. 19th century.

Approximately 24 cm diameter. Perfect condition.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1800 item #1372217 (stock #4452)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£325.00
A beautiful slender toffee coloured glass snuff bottle with original agate stopper. The patina of the bottle is superb, handling has given the surface a misty appearance.

Approximately 7.6 cm high. Perfect condition.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1371217 (stock #4466)
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£185.00
A Japanese Export Imari plate decorated with a pavilion amongst flowering trees. The reverse plain with four spur marks. Arita porcelain circa 1750.

Approximately 23.5 cm diameter. Perfect condition.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1371216 (stock #4464)
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£85.00
A fine Japanese porcelain small tray-form dish with an upturned vertical rim decorated in the centre with a lake, waterfall and pavilion. The base with a fuki chosun mark. A solitary figure paddles past. Circa 1750 ~ 1780.

Approximately 10.5 cm diameter. Perfect condition.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1371213 (stock #4462)
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£265.00
A Japanese Arita dish, in Kakiemon style, of rhomboid shape with rounded, spreading sides rising from a circular foot. The inside is decorated round the sides with a continuous 'classic scroll' boldly moulded in relief, and below with a design painted in pale blue, red, green, black and pale yellow enamels. The rim is glazed brown. The exterior is painted in enamels with sprays of camellia and pairs of flying birds. Circa 1700 ~ 1725. An identical dish is in the collection of the V & A M...