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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1920 item #1351304
Zentner Collection
$1,150.00
A powder flask of a natural painted turtle and fitted boxwood nozzle and stopper cover. The skeletal shell of the turtle is smooth with a warm tone patina. The flask is attached by a silk chord to a piece of circular boxwood toggle that could be slipped into the belt. Mounted on a custom iron stand.

Edo Period 19th Century

Size: 3.25" L x 1" W x 5.25" H (10.5" H tip of bottle to end of string) (7" H on stand)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1350289
Zentner Collection
$3,500.00
Antique Japanese scroll painting from the Momoyama period, charming depiction of a woman pounding wrinkles out of clothes. With tomobako.

Momoyama period (1573-1615)

Size: (entire scroll) 49.5” H x 18” W (painting only) 16.5” H x 11.5” W
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Pre 1920 item #1347967
Zentner Collection
$2,250.00
Antique Korean small jewelry box, with painted horn scenes of scholars, deer, cranes, peacocks, women at work in panels of red, green, pink, yellow, blue, and green pigments.

19th century

Size: 8.5" L x 6.5" W x 5" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1347206
Zentner Collection
$2,500.00
Antique Japanese scroll painting, in a Ukiyo-e style of a beautiful geisha woman reading a letter. Signed with unusual red enzo mark. Tomobako (storage box) is included.

Size: (entire scroll) 68" H x 14.5" W (artwork only) 36" H x 11" W
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre 1920 item #1346064
Zentner Collection
SOLD
Chinese mounted fan painting, with scenic imagery of a forest of bamboo, with natural structures of rock in the foreground. Calligraphy and three red chops in upper left area.

Size: 24" L x 13" H (20.5" L x 10" H fan only)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1346055
Zentner Collection
$650.00
Chinese mounted fan painting of a pair of ducks in muted colors, with reeds in the foreground, calligraphy and two red chops.

Size: 23.5" L x 14.25" H (19.5" L x 9" H fan only)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1920 item #1345839
Zentner Collection
$650.00
Chinese mounted fan painting of a beautiful floral cluster with peaches and grapes, in bright pigments, with calligraphy and red chop of artist.

Size: 24" L x 13" H (20.5" L x 10" H)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1920 item #1345478
Zentner Collection
SOLD
Chinese small hardwood folding screen with hard stone panels, hand-painted front to back with scenes of immortals, scholars, and nature scenes with calligraphy inscriptions and red chops.

19th century

Size: 30" L x 21.5" H x .75" W
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre 1920 item #1345329
Zentner Collection
$3,500.00
A gorgeous set of 14 Chinese glass snuff bottles, reverse painted with the images of Ming Dynasty emperors and their empresses. The emperors' names are : Hongwu Jianwen, Yongle, Hongxi, Xuande, Zhengtong, Chenghua, Hongzhi, Zhengde, Longqing, Wanli, Taichang, Tianqi, and Chongzhen. Early 20th century. With storage box included.

Size: ~3.25" x 1.75" each, storage box 16" x 8.25" x 2" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre 1920 item #1344977
Zentner Collection
$750.00
Antique Japanese scroll painting on silk, of a lone black bird perched on a blossoming branch. Signed Tan Yen, with chop.

Size: (entire scroll) 72.5" H x 24" W (painting only) 44.5" H x 16" W
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1344972
Zentner Collection
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Antique Japanese scroll painting of a young woman with a younger girl , dressed in beautiful flowing kimono and standing below a cherry blossom branch. There are three chops altogether, one is of a very unusual shape of a vase. Beautiful calligraphy along the upper region with artist's signature below in corner. Tomobako is included.

18th century

Size: 61" H x 17" W (entire scroll) 33" H x 11.5" W (artwork only)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1344529
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Antique Chinese landscape scroll painting, signed "Wang Shigu" with seal and calligraphy, attributed to Wang Hui (1632-1717). 19th century

Size: (entire scroll) 100" H x 45" W (painting only) 65" H x 34" W
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1343386
Zentner Collection
$1,250.00
Antique Chinese scroll painting with a lovely scene of two black birds perched with each other on a cherry blossom branch, with a calligraphy poem and red chop, attributed to Xu Guoxiang, late Qing Dynasty.

Provenance : From a private estate in Berkeley, CA.

Size: (entire scroll) 75" H x 33" W (painting only) 49" H x 24" W
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1343334
Zentner Collection
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Antique Chinese scroll painting of a monkey climbing on a persimmon branch, with calligraphy poem and red chop. The image paired with the poem is a charming rebus, as the word "hou" means both "monkey" and "a high ranking official" or a Duke. Dated 1915, attributed to Gao Qifeng (1889-1933).

Provenance: From a private estate in Berkeley, CA. Size: (entire scroll) 67" H x 33" W (painting only) 42" H x 25" W
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1342908
Zentner Collection
$3,500.00
Antique Korean framed painting of a carp leaping out of the water, with a red setting sun in the background, and rolling wave motifs below. 19th century Chosun Period

Size: (entire frame) 35.75" H x 18.5" L x 1" W (artwork only) 20" H x 12" L
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre 1920 item #1342904
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A religious temple painting of a yellow buddha surrounded by 10 deity attendants. Seated atop a lotus throne, the buddha makes a gesture of reassurance, abbaya mudra, with his right hand, and a gesture of liberality with his left hand, varada mudra. There is an inset inscription on the left. Chosun Dynasty 17th/18th century. It measures 50" wide by 54" tall by 2.5" deep. Incense marks throughout. Previously featured in the 2008 Arts of Pacific Asia show.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1342817
Zentner Collection
$1,650.00
Antique Japanese scroll painting of a hexagonal shape, depicting a joyful scene of five small men running and playing around a large, broken jar of sake. A table with a basket, jar, and book sit below a cherry blossom tree in the background. Signed with red chop.

Size: (entire scroll) 45" H x 16.75" W (artwork only) 12" H x 10.5" W
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1342774
Zentner Collection
$4,500.00
Antique Chinese framed painting of the mythological figure Zhong Kui, commander of 80,000 demons, vanquisher of evil spirits, and guardian of households. He appears to be controlling an unhappy looking green demon with a turtle shell, sometimes called Shui Gui. Two small bats fly just next to the calligraphy on the lefthand side, with red chop by the artist.

Circa 1800

Size: (entire frame) 24.5" L x 22" H (artwork only) 16.5" L x 13.5" H