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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1900 item #1003643 (stock #QW1320)
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Nicely carved, gilt and painted wood panel depicting Opera scenes, with areas of mother of pearl flaked highlights. Panel measures 5.75 inches tall by 16.875 inches wide, and is about .5 inch thick. There is a sawtooth hanger mounted center back top.

Condition: Good overall for age and material. There is an export seal on face at upper right corner. No apparent cracks, splits, or other losses. Please study the photographs.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #987488 (stock #HT3238)
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Chinese Han Dynasty Painted Pottery Figure of Horse Torso with Separate Head. About 13 inches long, about 5 inches wide at rump, about 5.25 inches tall without head. Head is about 6 inches tall.

Condition: Please study the photographs. Most of the pigment is gone.

All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1837 VR item #1023240 (stock #44460434)
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$100.00
Hercules's Allheal (Panax Herculeum), plate 434, from Elizabeth Blackwell's work entitled "A Curious Herbal, containing five-hundred cuts of the most useful plants which are now used in the practice of physick. Engraved on folio copper plates after drawings taken from the life." Volume 2, Published 1739 in London.

An extremely popular work picturing a large variety of flowers, fruits and shrubs, with original handcoloring by Mrs. Elizabeth Blackwell. Published in 1737-1739 as a way for Eli...

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #946048 (stock #3-4129)
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Da Lien 3-fold Wallet Appliqued Decoration with some Embroidery. 3 Pockets. Appliqued panels measure 3.125" x 3.5" (7.938cm x 8.890cm) including the braid binding. Total length unfolded is 10.5" (26.67cm)

Condition: Good used condition, with some splotchy fading to the blue silk cloth. (see enlargements)

All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1980 item #815939 (stock #23000004J)
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$200.00
Purple Finch #4 from the "Birds of America - Amsterdam Edition" by John James Audubon. Published in 1972 by Johnson Reprint Corporation, New York and Theatrum Orbis Terrarum Ltd., Amsterdam. Double Elephant Folio size 39.5" x 26.5". Limited Edition of 250 sets. Full color plates.

Condition: Fine, no binding holes, quality watermarked rag paper.

All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 2000 item #1208719 (stock #XJ1859)
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Jadeite seated Guanyin on lotus throne. Lovely soft colors in the stone. Measures 4.116 inches ( cm) tall, 3.186 inches ( cm) wide and 0.452 inches ( cm) thick. There is a small chip in the folds by the left shoulder (see enlargement 3).
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1900 item #862562 (stock #44750012J)
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$1200.00
Vieillot's Fireback (Euplocomus Vieilloti) from the "Birds of Asia" series by John Gould. Published in 1850-83 hand-colored lithograph plates from drawings by Gould, Hart, Richter and Wolf. Measuring 21.625 inches x 15.000 inches. Includes full text page. Frame is copper and gold in color and the mat is dark blue. Framed Size is 22" x 28".

Condition: Framed in conservation package with UV Anti-glare Acrylic Glazing. Slight spotting in white area of tail on right bird. Small spot above le...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 2000 item #1161636 (stock #XN5862)
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$600.00
Original modern 20th Century Chinese ink & color painting on paper, mounted on paper with silk borders. Signed Jingyan by the Artist ZHAO JINGYAN (born Beijing, 1962). Painting size is: 26" tall by 26.25" wide . Mounted size is: 32.5" tall by 30.0 wide". No condition problems.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1900 item #825593 (stock #44670056)
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$175.00
“The Peacock Gazania, etc.”, Plate#56
from THE LADIES’ FLOWER GARDEN OF ORNAMENTAL PERENNIALS by Mrs. Jane Webb Loudon. 4to size (11.25" x 8.50")(29cm x 22cm.) London 1843–1844, 96 unsigned hand-coloured lithographs by Mrs. Loudon, lithographed by Day and Haghe.

Condition: Good overall; binding holes; some discoloration around edges; minor spotting Top-Right corner (see enlargement 4) also Center-Right edge.

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1900 item #909245 (stock #44550060J)
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$20.00
Little Blue (Bedford Blue), plate#60 from "A History of British Butterflies" by The Rev. F. O. Morris, B.A., Member of the Ashmolean Society, Life member of the British Association for the Advancement of Science, etc., etc. Author of a "History of British Birds." Dedicated by Permission to Her Majesty the Queen, a "Natural History of British Moths," etc., etc. FOURTH EDITION with SEVENTY-TWO COLOURED PLATES. LONDON: George Bell & Sons, York Street, Covent Garden. 1876. Paper size approximately...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1980 item #1003641 (stock #QW1269)
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Gilt and painted carved wood panel depicting scenes from "Dream of the Red Chamber". Framed and ready to hang. Panel measures 9.875 inches by 16.875 inches. Total outside dimensions are 12.5 x 19.5 inches.

Condition: Good overall for age and material. There is a separation along bottom edge of image area along a join (see enlargements 4 & 5); and a gouge in the raised inner frame next to the shoulder of the far right lady (see enlargement 3). Pleas...

All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1900 item #1008743 (stock #44750033J)
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$750.00
Beautiful Nuthatch (Sitta Formosa) in Natural Size from the "Birds of Asia" series by John Gould. Published in 1850-83 hand-colored lithograph plates from drawings by Gould, Hart, Richter and Wolf. Measuring 21.625 inches x 15.000 inches. Includes full text page.

Condition: Light spotting especially in lower right quadrant and impurities in paper(see enlargement 5); Binding holes along right edge. Please study the photographs.

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1837 VR item #959505 (stock #44291086)
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$120.00
Butterfly Orchid (Oncidium Papilio, now Psycopsis) plate#1086
from the work "The Botanical Cabinet Consisting Of Coloured Delineations Of Plants From All Countries..." by Conrad Loddiges & Sons. London 1817-1833, with fine hand-colored engravings by George Cooke. The plates measure 7.88" x 6.25", although they are from the fully coloured quarto(4to) edition. This plate is from vol. 11, published in 1825 and includes text page and photocopy of correct title page.

Condition: Offsetting...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Chinese Export : Pre 1837 VR item #930136 (stock #QP8562-1)
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Pair of large and deep Chinese Orange Sacred Bird and Butterfly Dishes. Daoguang Period. Measurements: 9.00 inches diameter by 1.50 inches in deep (22.06cm x 3.81cm).

Condition: Good overall; Non-identical; one has a tiny chip in the rim (see enlargement 3 at 12:00); minor kiln flaw in the other.

All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1900 item #1123870 (stock #44750097J)
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$350.00
Himalayan Creeper (Certhia Himalayana) in Natural Size from the "Birds of Asia" series by John Gould. Published in 1850-83 hand-colored lithograph plates from drawings by Gould, Hart, Richter and Wolf. Measuring 21.625 inches x 15.000 inches. Includes full text page. Condition: Light spotting and impurities in paper; Top right corner is browned at edge; Binding holes along right edge. Please study the photographs.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Chinese : Pre 2000 item #1124290 (stock #XJ1924)
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White shui yu jade round pendant with mandarin ducks and lotus on one side. On the other side is calligraphy with the marriage blessing of "Bai Nian Hao He" (100 years of harmonious marriage). Measures 2.031 inch diameter and 0.196 inch thick. Excellent condition.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1837 VR item #968476 (stock #44290927)
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$70.00
Lance-leafed Cymbidium (Cymbidium Lancifolium) plate#927
from the work "The Botanical Cabinet Consisting Of Coloured Delineations Of Plants From All Countries..." by Conrad Loddiges & Sons. London 1817-1833, with fine hand-colored engravings by George Cooke. The plates measure (inches 7.88 X 6.25)(centimeters 20.02 X 15.88), although they are from the fully coloured quarto(4to) edition. This plate is from vol. 10, published in 1824 and includes text page and photocopy of correct title page...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1910 item #916977 (stock #44680235)
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$40.00
Yellow Pond Lily or Water lily (Nuphar luteum) Plate#235
from Vol. 2 of Prof. Dr. Thomé’s work “Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz.” Octavo(8vo) size (8.50" x 6.00")(21.59cm x 15.24cm) Germany, 1904, chromolithograph. Includes copy of title page.

Condition: Good and clean overall; slight edge discoloration; binding edge.