Zentner Collection - For the Finest in Asian Antiques
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #1268759
Zentner Collection
$2,000.00
Chinese lacquer export chair. Sturdy construction and black lacquer. The Chinese chair is patterned after an archaic style with flanges and apron spandrels. It's decorated with red undertone and gilt lacquer in a scrolling lotus motif. The main back splat forms an archaic Hu vase painted with fine details of a classical landscape. The seat is beautifully worn as are the chair rails and arm rests. The underside of the chair has a cross frame for structural support. Beautifully proportioned ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1920 item #1268714
Zentner Collection
$2,000.00
Antique Chinese 5-color peking glass snuff bottle with a carved glass overlay design of deep green stems, leaves, and blades of grass with blue, red, yellow, and pink flowers. The main body is transparent glass with a jadeite stopper. From the Josephus Beard Estate, former president of IBM in Tokyo, Japan. 19th Century Size: 2.75" height, 1.5" width
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1920 item #1268711
Zentner Collection
$3,750.00
Unique and charming bronze chinese senser with Wood Lid and Stand. Hard wood is hand carved, bronze has detail of flower and lilly pad. Sides of senser has protruding heads of mythical creatures as handles. Gorgeous detail all through out this piece. 19th Century From Philip Cardero's collection in Pebble beach Dimensions: 7.5" Tall, 5.5" Wide, 3" Deep
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Baskets : Pre 1920 item #1268566
Zentner Collection
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Antique Thai Basket woven tightly in symmetrical criss cross shape. Large and long design, wonderful condition. Thin sturdy handle outstretches from end to end of basket. Circa 1900 Dimensions: 20" Long, 14.5" Wide, 14.5" Tall
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1940 item #1268534
Zentner Collection
$225.00
Handcrafted Antique Japanese bronze morse code sender on wooden base. Inscriptions on wood state the piece is from a Tokyo School, dated October 1938. Signature on bottom of piece. Very cool item and Unusual Dimensions: 6" Long, 4" Wide, 3.5" Tall
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre 1920 item #1268498
Zentner Collection
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Antique Japanese set of four bronze bridge posts. Petite and charming, with traditional finial shape. Meiji Period (1868-1912) Dimensions: 3.75" Tall X 1.80" Diameter
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1268066
Zentner Collection
$1,250.00
Antique Japanese calligraphy scroll with beautiful Japanese character of the names of two Zen poets, Hanshan and Shide (Kanzan and Jiittoku in Japanese), with a red signature stamp by the calligrapher, Yugen. The brush strokes are dramatic yet convey artistic serenity and balance. 18th Century Size: (artwork only): 43" height, 11" width (entire scroll) 70.5" height, 16.75" width
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1268054
Zentner Collection
$4,250.00
Antique Japanese todana mizuya (kitchen cabinet) made from a beautiful keyaki burl wood in reddish brown hues, with two sets of sliding panels, 8 drawers in varying size, and one pull-out panel with a ring handle. It has a very interesting and unusual form, with slats running down its sides and back. The inside of the top set of sliding panels has an aged sheet of paper marked with kanji. Edo age, circa 1870 Size: 49.75" height, 39" width, 18" depth
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1267892
Zentner Collection
$3,750.00
Antique Chinese biyanhu porcelain snuff bottle with nine playing lions. Molded soft past porcelain with reticulated designs with rose quarts stopper. animals playfully playing with the xiu qiu balls over a background of swirling ribbons. Marked on bottom.

19th Century

Size: 2.75" height, 2.25" width
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Folk Art : Pre 1980 item #1267890
Zentner Collection
$975.00
Charming gilt bronze figure of ball player displayed on a wooden pedestal. Figure is balancing ball on one foot with arms by sides. Ball player is wearing traditional cloth garb for game playing, with a unique tattooing on upper legs. Early 20th century. Dimensions: 7.75" Tall, 3.5" Wide at Base
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1920 item #1267857
Zentner Collection
$2,000.00
Antique Chinese Bronze Figure of Daoist Court Official. Stance is and expression in face is reverent and focused. Figure is holding a religious tablet with both hands. Hat and robes displays status. This bronze figure shows incredible age, enhancing worth and beauty. Ming Dynasty (1368-1643AD) Dimensions: 9.75" Tall, 2.5" Wide, 2.5" Deep
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1920 item #1267818
Zentner Collection
$2,000.00
Antique Japanese cloisonne jewelry/treasure box, made from bronze, with deep navy blue sides decorated with gold cloud shapes. The lid has a beautiful cloisonne landscape with overhanging cherry blossoms on tree branches, a tower and building with blue roofing, and a red bridge crossing over a running river. The inside of the box is inscribed "Kyoto" and has the mark of artist Inaba Nanaho of The Inaba Cloisonne Company, established in 1887. Size: 1.75" height, 3.75" width
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1920 item #1267814
Zentner Collection
$1,500.00
Adorable Soap stone carving of Fu dogs on wooden Stand. One large fu dog dominates as a small dog is perched on back, and two climb and encircle the large dog. Intricate detail in the bodies of dogs, showing fluidity and movement. Soapstone is set on a flat wood carved stand of lilies and branches. Republic Period (circa 1920) Dimensions: 9" Long, 6.5" Tall, 4" Deep
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1980 item #1267710
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Japanese contemporary ceramic vase for ikebana, or flower arrangements. It has a very interesting, gritty textural surface and color scheme of blues, purples, and brownish-greens. The interior of the vase is slightly ribbed with vertical lines going down its sides, with a yellow/brown/green and blue glaze. Signature on bottom. It comes with its original signed wooden storage box. Wonderful Condition Size: 9.75" height, 6.5" width (box): 11" height, 8" width
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1267706
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A Unique contemporary Japanese pottery vase. Unusual handcrafted design with flowing lines. Branch like pattering that wraps around the piece. Signed on the bottom. Comes with original signed kiri wood box. Perfect Condition. Dimensions: 8" High X 9 1/2" Wide
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Okimono : Pre 1920 item #1267691
Zentner Collection
$2,250.00
This very old breed of dog has been around for more than a thousand years. It has a long history of being a companion dog and it shows in its friendly and happy nature. The Hinoki wood carving of the Chin is in a full, round, recumbent pose with detailed rendering of its distinctive long coat; Its face painted with lacquered eyes and his red painted expressive tongue. The carver also rendered the Chin's compelling paws. The Chin sports a pleated green ruffled collar with a red bow on the back of...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1960 item #1267672
Zentner Collection
$850.00
Chinese carved hardwood stand, carved with gnarled natural motif, very heavy dense hardwood. Great condition Early 20th century. Size: 2" high x 22" long x 8 1/4" deep.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre 1900 item #1267657
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Rare antique Japanese two-section choba tansu (merchant's chest), made of exceptionally beautiful keyaki (elm) burl hardwood. Rare Keyaki hardwood. Top section has large compartment with sliding panels and one interior shelf, below this are two small drawers. The bottom section has one full width drawer over a large compartment with sliding panels on the left and a vertical row of three small drawers on the right, below this is a horizontal row of two more small drawers. The very bottom o...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1920 item #1267546
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Antique Chinese carved Rock crystal snuff bottle, with a double happiness symbol carved over a background of squared spirals on its front and back. Image of a face with a gaping mouth on both of its sides. It has an agate topper with a finial and a carved horn spoon. Perfect Condition. Circa 19th Century Size: 2.75" height, 1.75" width
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1267502
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Antique Japanese two-panel screen of two hawks on paper panel, set upon a gold leaf background. Each panel is beautifully done, an intense expression seen in the face of each bird, which were a very popular status symbol. Signed and stamped on each panel. From the Soga school of father and son Nichokuan and Chokuah.

17th century

Size: (entire screen) 68" height, 76" width (artwork only) 49" height, 24" width
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Dolls : Pre 1920 item #1266961
Zentner Collection
$3,100.00
Pair of antique Japanese dolls of a standing onna-bugeisha (female samurai) and her travel companion kneeling at her side, holding her bundled baby. The onna-bugeisha holds a large bow with a quiver of arrows on her back. Both dolls are ornately dressed in silk robes and body armor, with fur shoes and real feather arrows. Each doll has its own wooden box, one of which has Japanese writing on its lid. Late 19th century Size: (woman) 21" height, 13" width (man) 14" height, 13" width
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1266826
Zentner Collection
$650.00
Two Sectioned hardwood Chinese Stand. Finely carved and beautiful with oriental designs along sides and bottom of stand. Functional two tiers are pedestaled in square shapes. Circa 19th Century Dimensions: 11.5" Long, 5.5" High, 5" in Width
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1266816
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Thick and natural burl wood stand. Knots and gnarls all over sides with one hole. Natural and light lovely strains of wood. Stand is carved characteristically with part of branch attached. Meiji Period (1868-1912) Dimensions: 15" Long X 12" Wide
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1266791
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Antique Japanese bronze vase with a wood-like pattern, large areas of deep red pigment, and a stout mouth with inner ridges. Taisho period (1912-1925) Size: 11.5" height, 9" width
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1266783
Zentner Collection
$625.00
Wonderfully carved antique suiban burl wood tray. This all one, solid hardwood piece is in great condition and has a lacquered shiny middle. Outside of tray displays its natural wood with gorgeous gnarls and ridges. Meiji Period (1868-1912) Dimensions: 18" in Length X 12.75" Width at Middle
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1920 item #1266694
Zentner Collection
$450.00
Small Antique Japanese vase. Mottled brown patina with variation in color. Shiny finish. Marked on bottom and beautiful condition. Vase comes with own wooden box with japanese inscriptions.

Taisho period

Dimensions: 7.5" Tall X 4" Diameter at base
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1980 item #1266658
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Japanese bronze vase of a pear form, with a narrow, ridged rim, and applied green pigment to enhance the patina. Its front bears a large incised peony with leaves and a small flower bud at its sides. Included is a wooden storage box. Size: 7.75" height, 8.75" width
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1266644
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Antique slab of wood with japanese inscriptions. This kanban board (shop sign) is simple in detail and painted in large characters. Circa 19th Century Dimensions: 75" Long X 13" Tall
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1265913
Zentner Collection
$500.00
Antique Japanese rootwood hibachi with a lovely textural look and feel. It has a red and black lacquered cloth rim, and a bronze interior with an interesting patina with a layering effect.

Dimensions: 7.5" height, 10.25" width, 8" depth
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #1265892
Zentner Collection
$350.00
Japanese small kiri storage box with a bamboo carrying handle. It has two small squared drawers, one long, thin bottom drawer with a warabite handle, and a lift away panel with a spacious storage area. Size: 12.5" height, 11.5" width, 6.25" depth
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre 1900 item #1265791
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Antique Chinese porcelain vase with a yellow underglaze, decorated allover with red shou symbols, peaches, and multicolored bats. The bottom of the vase has the Guangxu mark (1905), circa 1900. Size: 14" height, 9.5" width
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1265771
Zentner Collection
$1,500.00
Antique Chinese Zitan stand in Great condition, with beautiful symmetric design. 19th Century Dimensions: 20.25" Tall X 6" Width
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1265649
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Intricately detailed mat gold Antique Tibetan bowl. Chinese markings with multicolored bats surrounding. Yellow and red colors are entwining in design. Inside of bowl is red painted with gold inlay. Painted guard, flowers, and leaves flow together on inside of bowl. Character design on bottom of bowl. Dao Guang Marken Period (1820-1850) Dimensions: 3" tall X 5.4" Diameter
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1910 item #1265645
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Charming red glazed porcelain Guangxu cup. Red hand painted lively dragons with wave design. Under glazed with blue signed mark and period on bottom of cup, 1871-1908. Dimensions: 2" tall, 2.5" Diameter
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1265641
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Charming and small Antique Japanese Merchant's Box. From Edo Age period (1603-1868). Box contains seven drawers. Two drawers are half sized at the very top, one of which displays a lock. Drawers are longer than they are wide, making this box able to fit into small areas. Dimensions: 20" Tall, 10" Wide, 18" Deep
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1265219
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Antique Chinese scroll painting of two beautiful birds with brightly colored feathers and long, striped tails, with resemblance to a cockatiel. One runs along the ground, gazing at nearby dandelions, its long tail feather arching gracefully above its body, and one sits perched amidst foliage with its neck feathers blowing in the wind like golden hair. A tall branch extends upwards into the painting, sprouting white peonies and pink chrysanthemums. It is skillfully painted with hints of texture, ...