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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1980 item #1251354
Zentner Collection
$1,500.00
Woodblock print by Japanese sōsaku hanga (creative print) artist Rikio Takahashi (1917-1999) titled 'Old Drift'. Takahashi had a very unique style of abstract art. He often avoided primary colors and gravitated towards warm browns, cool blues and greens, typical of the gardens of Kyoto. He used irregular, abstract shapes and overlapping of colors to create beautiful and interesting effects. The print is set in a light wooden frame behind glass. Size: 24" height, 19" width (woodblock prin...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Dolls : Pre 1920 item #1251353
Zentner Collection
SOLD
Adorable Japanese antique porcelain baby doll head, swaddled in silk and nestled in a basket, most likely intended for use as a pin cushion, Taisho Period. Size: 4" high x 4 1/2" wide
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1980 item #1251348
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Pair of two Chinese hardwood chairs with burl wood inserts, simple and elegantly designed. The chair backs have a carved wooden panel with an interestingly beautiful woodgrain. Early 20th century Size: 34/5" height, 21.75" width, 18" depth
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Dolls : Pre 1980 item #1251347
Zentner Collection
$375.00
Charming small Japanese standing gosho ningyo boy doll, made all of a low-fire ceramic and painted in beautiful detail, Showa Period. Size: 5 1/2" high
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Dolls : Pre 1920 item #1251346
Zentner Collection
$675.00
Charming small Japanese standing gosho ningyo boy doll, his body is carved of wood and covered in silk brocade, his face and hands are done in the traditional method of carved wood covered with layers of polished gofun and painted in beautiful detail, he wears a little octagonal hat, early Taisho Period. Size: 5 3/4" high
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Dolls : Pre 1900 item #1251342
Zentner Collection
$2,500.00
Japanese antique seated gosho-ningyo doll, a boy child holding a toy in one hand, he is seated with one chubby leg in front and one in back, he wears a little silk bib embroidered with flowers, Edo Period. Size: 9" high x 11" wide x 7 1/2" deep
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre 1920 item #1251269
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Beautiful keyaki wood karuma tansu (wheeled tansu) from the Iwayadō region. Features iron hardware including a large lock on the top drawer in the shape of a hawk with engraved feathers, kushi-gata handles (comb shape), lock bar securing two middle drawers, lockbox style hinged door with an iron medal engraved with the Japanese god Daikoku, and many other beautiful features. Included are a set of iron keys. Edo period (1615-1867) Size: 50.25" height, 59.5" width, 22.75" depth
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1251237
Zentner Collection
$4,500.00
Rare and beautiful Japanese gyosho bako (merchant's box carried on back) with three sections. It is made of a kiri (paulownia) wood with original dark finish, the front of the box has ornate bronze hardware in the shape of chrysanthemum petals, locks and extensive back bracing all made out of iron. It features a top drawer with a kakute handle and two hinged doors opening to five smaller drawers with ring shaped pulls. Edo period (1615-1867) Size: 27.25" height, 11.25" width, 19" depth S...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #1251229
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Korean kitchen chest decorated with beautiful brass hardware. It has two sets of hinged doors with brass handles decorated with flora designs, and four drawers, each with a small bat shaped handle. The Korean word for 'bat' is a homophone for the Chinese word for 'good fortune', so bats are considered a good luck charm. Size: 50.25" height, 39.25" width, 18.75" depth
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1250931
Zentner Collection
$3,300.00
Beautiful Chinese vase made from porcelain with a blue cobalt underglaze. Chinese guardian lions (foo dogs) decorate the body of the vase, with allover cloud shaped designs. The top of the vase is covered by a nicely carved wooden lid. Mark on bottom reads "Kangxi Nian Zhi". Size: 10.25" height, 7" width"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Dolls : Pre 1900 item #1250835
Zentner Collection
$3,500.00
Japanese large seated gosho-ningyo doll, a boy child holding a silk scarf in two hands, he is seated with one chubby leg in front and one in back, he wears a little silk bib embroidered with a tortoise in gold thread, he has a hat on his head tied with a cord around his chin, Edo Period. Total size including hat: 13 1/2" high x 10" wide x 8" deep.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Pre 1920 item #1250695
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Beautiful Chinese brush pot made from a beautiful deep reddish hardwood with a beautiful woodgrain and shine. Very sturdy and attractive. Size: 4.5" height, 4.75" width
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1250691
Zentner Collection
$750.00
Chinese antique round low table, carved legs, inset with a large round slab of beautiful marble in deep greens and reds, Size: 11" high x 34 1/2" wide diameter
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #1250688
Zentner Collection
$4,575.00
Chinese table made from beautiful burl wood with a pretty lacquer. The tabletop features an indented inner ring, and its sides are carved with attractive curling designs. It has spiral feet, each of which are connected by a series of wood poles in a star-shape. 19th century SIze: 14" height, 32.25" width
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1900 item #1250683
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$1,500.00
Antique wooden carving of a Chinese Lohan, which in the Buddhist religion is a state of enlightenment right before becoming a Bodhisattva. He is shown sporting a potbelly, grinning as he holds his robe open with one hand and tugs on his belt tie with the other. His back features a small compartment for the placement of prayers. Ming Dynasty (1368-1644) Size: 23.5" height, 8" width
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1970 item #1250657
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Japanese print of a seated Buddha by the artist Shiko Munakata (1903-1975). A member of the sosaku-hanga movement and the mingei folk arts movement in Japan. As a young artist, Munakata was influenced by Vincent Van Gogh and studied oil painting. Later he was inspired by Buddhist religious imagery which became the main subject matter of many of his prints. Munakata's house and most of his woodblocks were destroyed in the American firebombing of Tokyo in 1945. This print is signed and stamp...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1900 item #1250654
Zentner Collection
$1,500.00
Antique wooden carving of a Chinese Lohan, which in the Buddhist religion is a state of enlightenment right before becoming a Bodhisattva. This Lohan stands with his robes open and his arms crossed, a hole drilled through his hands to hold something, perhaps a staff or a candle. His back features a small compartment in which prayers are to be placed. Ming Dynasty ( 1368-1644) Size: 24.75" height, 10" width
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1900 item #1250649
Zentner Collection
$1,500.00
Antique wooden carving of a Chinese Lohan, which in the Buddhist religion is a state of enlightenment right before becoming a Bodhisattva. The Lohan is shown pulling open his robe to reveal a small child strapped around the front of his chest. There are traces of red lacquer on the carving's face, and his back has a small compartment for holding prayers. Ming dynasty ( 1368-1644) Size: 24" height, 10" width