Zentner Collection - For the Finest in Asian Antiques
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #1249270
Zentner Collection
$1,600.00
Antique tansu made from kiri wood, with heavy iron hardware, kakute shaped drawer handles, a locking bar to keep the three middle drawers secure, iron locks with flower design on two bottom drawers, one small and one large, and one small drawer with a kan or ring-shaped drawer pull. Meiji age c1880. Size: 33.5" height, 31" length, 16" width
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #1264339
Zentner Collection
$1,600.00
Antique Chinese hardwood cabinet, with 20 drawers for storing herbs and spices. The upper portion has a beautiful open display space with lovely carved panelling. The wood has a distinct, attractive grain with a warm glow. Size: 50" height, 35" width, 18" depth
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1277204
Zentner Collection
$1,600.00
Antique Chinese robe made from beautiful red silk with auspicious designs of clouds, its interior lined in light blue silk. Its sleeves, collar, and bottom are lined in deep blue silk, with gold thread butterflies and flowers, and bordered with pink, white, yellow, and green auspicious motifs with a blue background. The back of the robe features a large bulb-eyed goldfish at its top and along its bottom are several birds done in coiled, gold thread. Size: 37" height, 62.5" width
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1299621
Zentner Collection
$1,600.00
Chinese porcelain dish with cobalt blue glaze clouds and puffs of smoke, and red flying dragons along the outside and the inside center. The mark on the bottom reads " Great Qing Jiajing period made". Size: 1.5" height, 7" diameter
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1309066
Zentner Collection
$1,600.00
Antique Japanese Nabeshima ware bowl with cobalt blue design of chrysanthemums in bloom and "comb" design along the foot. Provenance sticker from Japanese antique dealer Shiota in San Francisco. 19th century. Size: 6.25" diameter, 2" height
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1920 item #1332544
Zentner Collection
$1,600.00
Small Chinese jadeite carving of a melon with flecked shades of white, light green, and apple green, carved with the vine curling down its backside and a lingzhi motif at the top of the vine. Pierced through the top to be worn as a pendant. Size: 1.25" x 1/2"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #1332547
Zentner Collection
$1,600.00
Chinese jadeite pendant, carved into a bottle gourd with two delicate chimeras climbing along the sides. Greyed green coloration of the bottom and lavender white at the top. 18KT gold fixture at the top to hang as a pendant. Size: 1.25 " x 1/2"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Pre 1920 item #1356429
Zentner Collection
$1,600.00
Antique Japanese bronze vajra, an important symbol in Vajrayana Buddhism, Hinduism, and Tantra religions. The name vajra means both thunderbolt and diamond, as it is a symbol of brute strength and indestructibility. Its center piece represents the center of the universe with lotus pods blooming outwards to extend the five pronged weapons. The five prongs represent the "Five Poisons" which prevent humanity from reaching enlightenment. The dual ends represent the phenomenal world (Samsara) versus ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1920 item #1368702
Zentner Collection
$1,600.00
Chinese porcelain brush pot, of a cylindrical form with a raised lip and base. Imagery of a crane flying low over rolling waves and clouds carved in relief. The underglaze is a light yellow over the front and insides while the foot is unglazed and recessed with a chop.

Dates from the 19th/early 20th century Dimensions: 2.25" W x 5.25" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1900 item #1377592
Zentner Collection
$1,600.00
A Chinese gourd shaped water dropper in the form of a tiny tea pot with a hinged lid, cast with motifs of scrolling vines in low relief, with a long, prominent spout, with tripod feet. The base is imprinted with a foliate motif. With original patina.

Dimensions: 3" x 2" x 3 1/2" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1900 item #1378657
Zentner Collection
$1,600.00
Pair of Chinese blue and white porcelain cups, with small hand carved hardwood wood stands. Each cup has a calligraphy inscription with two chops, imagery of flying cranes and a house below a pine tree. Each cup is signed with two character mark on the foot.

17th/18th Century

Dimensions: 2 1/2" x 1 3/4" H (each)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Pre 1900 item #1383998
Zentner Collection
$1,600.00
Korean round lacquered container with shell inlay motifs of scrolling vines and lotus petals. The lid is topped with a pointed finial, lifting away to the red lacquered interior. The base is black lacquer with inlay sides and delicate inlay along interior rim.

19th Century

Dimensions: 3 1/4" W x 2 1/4" H
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1980 item #1384226
Zentner Collection
$1,600.00
Japanese woodblock print of a nude kneeling woman combing her hair, titled " Combing in the Bath" by Torii Kotondo (1900-1976). From his "12 Aspects of Women" series. Signed with red chop, and publisher's seals in left margin. With original storage folder.

Dimensions: 12" W x 19" H (entire print) 10 1/4" W x 16 1/4" H (artwork only)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Dolls : Pre 1920 item #1291438
Zentner Collection
$1,575.00
Antique Japanese carved wooden figure of Shoki the Demon Queller, beautifully carved with billowing robe, covered in gold brocade obi fabric, this is an unusually exquisite version of the commonly smaller and plainer Kimekomi-ningyo. The movement of the drapery and intense facial expression with hand-painted eyes tell of the artistic skill used in the making of this doll. This doll is published in "Japanese Dolls by Allan Scott Pate page 97 plate 127".

Taisho Period (1912-1925) ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #1409361
Zentner Collection
$1,575.00
An antique Japanese two section isho tansu (chest on chest for clothing) made of kiri (paulownia) wood. The top and bottom section has two large drawers. Hardware is made of iron and includes round lock plates and square drawer pulls.

Date: Meiji Period (1868-1912)

Dimensions: 44" tall X 34.5" long X 16.5" wide
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1950 item #1307307
Zentner Collection
$1,550.00
Wonderfully life-like box in the form of a turtle, made of painted porcelain, the shell lifts off as the lid of the box, the turtle raises his head with a slight smile, great attention to detail, Chinese, early 20th century. Size: 3 1/4" high x 9" long x 5 1/2" wide
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1318110
Zentner Collection
$1,550.00
Antique Chinese Song Dynasty ladies sleeping pillow. The pillow is decorated with black swaths on the top of the cushion, the sides are modeled with arabesques and other shapes. It shows some signs of age. It measures 4.5" deep 7.5" wide at top 4" tall, base: 4.5" by 3.5" Song Dynasty: 960-1279
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1254940
Zentner Collection
$1,525.00
Chinese porcelain rice bowl with a matching footed lid, decorated with red snarling dragons, surrounded by pink and blue puffs of smoke and red embers. The lid's top has pink flowers with pretty twisting vines, and around the bottom of the bowl is a blue-green wave pattern. The lid and bowl have marks that read "Da Qing Guangxu Nian Zhi" (1875-1908). 19th/early 20th century Size: 3.5" height, 6" width
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #594982
Zentner Collection
$1,199.00
Listed Price $1,500.00
Japanese choba tansu (merchant's chest), original dark brown translucent lacquer finish, made of sugi (cryptomeria), iron hardware, one shelf on interior of slider compartment, Meiji Period (1868-1912). Size: 43" high x 37 1/4" wide x 15 1/4" deep.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1910 item #863736
Zentner Collection
$1,500.00
Chinese Scholar's Hat Chair, Jumu, elmwood with translucent red lacquer, late 18th century early 19th century. Size: 21.5W 17D 38H, surface wear to finish and exposed wood.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1900 item #863919
Zentner Collection
$1,500.00
(for pair)
Pair of Indian Miniature Botanical Prints with Lily Bulbs on border margins, lily in central panel of one, tomato in other, gold leaf in background, newly painted images on manuscript paper 18th-19th century, waterstained and patched areas. Print Size: 6" Width 9.75" Height, framed.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #883105
Zentner Collection
$1,500.00
Korean antique 2-section personal head side chest, extensive chased brass (silver color) hardware, lovely mother of pearl inlay of birds and flowers, 4 small drawers across the top, bottom section has one large drawer, opening cabinet doors in the middle lead to one large compartment, dark color finish, nice wood grain, Chosun Dynasty (circa 1900). Size: 42 3/4" high x 38" wide x 17.5" deep (top flange 18.5" deep)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1910 item #959483
Zentner Collection
$1,500.00
Beautiful Kutani ware porcelain standing figure of Kannon Bodhisatva (Quanyin), she stands in a relaxed pose with flowing black robes decorated with feathers, she has elaborate gold jewelry and crown with a small buddha in headdress, carefully sculpted and painted from her lovely face to her toes which rest on lotus leaves, late Meiji/early Taisho Period. Size: 17 1/2" high x 5 1/2" wide
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Furniture : Pre 1910 item #1051994
Zentner Collection
$1,500.00
Beautiful Korean stacked clothing cabinet "Yi Chung Nong" in 2-sections with elm wood and inlaid hardwood design, and brass hardware, top section has a row of 3 small drawers on the top, with 2 sets of opening doors. Chosun Period (circa 1900). Size: 57 1/4" high x 38 1/4"" wide x 16" deep. top section: 25" high bottom section: 32 1/4" high
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1910 item #1087951
Zentner Collection
$1,500.00
Japanese antique indigo work coat, sashiko stitched indigo ikat sleeves, reinforced shoulders with black cotton, beautiful thick woven indigo cotton fabric, vents in under arm area edged in black cotton, Meiji Period. Size; 39" high x 45" wide
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1900 item #1094712
Zentner Collection
$1,500.00
Delicately carved round jade box with scene of duck and duckling in a pond. There is a rectalinear border. It measures 2.25" wide by 1.5" tall.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1900 item #1097917
Zentner Collection
$1,500.00
Antique Chinese tall vase, beautiful dripping flambe glaze in purples and reds with hints of green, inside has light green glaze, Qing Dynasty (19th century). Size: 16 3/4" high x 8" wide
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1100614
Zentner Collection
$1,500.00
Beautiful ink painting of sumie grapes. There is an inscription and cartouche. It measures 24.25" wide 88" tall overall, the image measures 15.75"wide 58.25" tall.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1140870
Zentner Collection
$1,500.00
Impressive zenga painting of a Zen master's staff with a poem in the surrounding background, signed Tokuhon. Age: 19th century. Size: Length: 73" Width: 15.15" with good hardwood ends: 17.3".
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1900 item #1158022
Zentner Collection
$1,500.00
Antique Japanese mask used in Kyogen or Kagura theater. The mask is invoking the spirit of a joyous spirit or god and often used in plays such as sambaso, a play which is often performed during New Years. Age: Meiji Period. Size: Height: 7" Width: 3.5" Length: 5"
Zentner Collection
$1,500.00
Small yab yum sculpture of Vajrabhairava and consort, the term yab yum translates as "father, mother" and refers to a male deity in sexual embrace with female consort, circa early 20th century. Size: 5 1/4" high
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1950 item #1162881
Zentner Collection
$1,500.00
Japanese beautifully decorated small long-necked pewer with handle, porcelain with raised design of painted butterflies and chrysanthemums, on a ground of tiny raised dots of yellow, gold painted details, printed mark of crossed flags on bottom, early 20th century. Size: 6 1/4" high
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1900 item #1163945
Zentner Collection
$1,500.00
Japanese shigaraki jar, Edo period 17th-18th century, thickly potted, the skin showing the characteristic pock marks and imbedded fieldspar with a natural ash glaze. This jar was originally used to store tea but became desired as an object of mingei beauty due to the tea ceremony aesthetics. It measures 4.5" wide at mouth 21' tall.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #1168875
Zentner Collection
$1,500.00
Antique Japanese bronze and mixed metal vase with a beautiful and highly raised design of blossoming magnolia branches and a small bird, great details, late Meiji Period. Size: 7" high
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1183194
Zentner Collection
$1,500.00
A Chinese qinhua or blue and white vase, beautifully painted, in the form often seen in archaic bronzes known as a gu, or a wine vessel. The vase is decorated with framed sections of views of landscapes and scholars near an embankment. The images are surrounded by cloud patterns with the character longevity done in the seal script. The vase has a Kangxi mark, but most likely republic period. Size: diameter 4.2 in. height 9 in.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1185016
Zentner Collection
$1,500.00
A rustic and simple Korean Bandagi chest made of elm wood. The exterior of the chest contains decorative iron fittings and handles. The interior of the chest contains three small drawers on the top area of the interior and a large space below to store a blanket. Age: 19th century. Size: Length 31.25' x Width 15.25" x Height 23"