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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1910 item #1432400
Zentner Collection
$950.00
Antique Chinese pair of porcelain figures of standing children, each holding a vase with lotus. Dressed in traditional baby clothes, the "heavenly twins" are delicately painted with enamel in a famille verte pallet. Impressed signatures on the bottoms.

Hehe Erxian, "two immortals of union and happiness", comes from the ancient story of two best friends, Hanshan and Shide, who were Buddhist monks. Joining the pantheon of Daoist immortals, they came to symbolize harmony and part...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1431067
Zentner Collection
$3,000.00
Antique Japanese round porcelain plate decorated with blue underglaze scene of two fish and underwater plants. The plate stands on a round foot and the underside is decorated with rings and scrolling flora in blue underglaze. A small gold kintsugi repair and kiri tomobako are evidence that this was a valuable and prized part of someone's collection years ago.

Age: 17th century

Dimensions: 6 1/4" wide x 1 1/8" high
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #1430004
Zentner Collection
$8,000.00
Antique Korean porcelain vase with blue underglaze design of the great dragon protector and the magic pearl flying in the clouds. Baluster form with high neck.

Ceramics are a form of popular art during the Joseon Dynasty. Examples of ceramics include white porcelain or white porcelain decorated with cobalt, copper red underglaze, blue underglaze and iron underglaze. Ceramics from the Joseon period differ from other periods because artists felt that each piece of art deserved its ow...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1428131
Zentner Collection
$6,000.00
Antique Japanese studio ware porcelain vase, carved all over with a raised design of a dragon in swirling clouds over churning waves. The clouds are covered with a glaze that gradates from a deep blue at the top to a light blue where they meet the waves. Both the dragon and the waves are kept white with a very pale light pink glaze on the dragon's flames. A band of repeating lingzhi pattern in blue underglaze encircles the rim and foot of the vase. A four character signature on the bottom h...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1427923
Zentner Collection
$1,500.00
Antique Japanese porcelain round Kakiemon dish with subtle foliated edges. Decorated with blue and white floral designs. The center contains a circular shaped pattern of grapes, leaves and vines which float in a white, otherwise undecorated field. The edge of the plate is decorated by a wide band of scrolling vines and sideways chrysanthemums. The back side of the plate has minimal decoration of vines with fine rings and a Uzufuku (good fortune) mark in the center.

Age: Edo Perio...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1900 item #1426703
Zentner Collection
$2,750.00
Antique Japanese ceramic figure of the moon faced Otafuku. Her name was once Uzume and evolved into Okame which means "tortoise", a symbol of longevity. Otafuku or Okame is considered the goddess of mirth, a cheerful woman who's name means "abundant good fortune". A bringer of victory and success, she is good-natured, good-humored, good-hearted, generous, kind, serene, and patient. She is smart, strong-willed and competent as well as powerful enough to easily frighten away evil spirits. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1426420
Zentner Collection
$800.00
Chinese antique monochrome porcelain incensor with round squat body on three legs. The red oxblood glaze transitions to white around the short neck and flares slightly. Thick drips on the underside of the body. The copper content of the glaze is evident in green colored drippings on the inside of the lip.

Age: 19th century

Dimensions: 3 1/4" high x 4 3/4" wide
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1910 item #1426419
Zentner Collection
$900.00
Chinese antique mixed set of 13 pieces of porcelain bird feeder parts for a bird cage. Six of the color glazed pieces have the same 4 character mark on the bottom, a combination of Qinglong and Longqing marks. These pieces are most likely from the early 20th century. The blue and white glazed pieces are mostly 19th century and include one with a leaf mark on the bottom. The Kangxi (1662-1722) artemisia leaf mark was used during the early Qing dynasty up to the early 1680's when the use of re...
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Pre 1920 item #1426021
Zentner Collection
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Lovely antique Chinese blue and white porcelain gourd shaped vase with charming design of bats flying in the clouds. Perfect condition. Six character mark on recessed bottom. Xuantong 1909-1912, kaishu mark in regular script. Demonstrates clearly a feature that is often called hollow or fractured, line. The decoration of the piece, iron red bats among clouds is in a distinctly different style as compared to similarly decorated pieces of the previous reign.

Size: 9.5" H x 5" D
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1910 item #1425615
Zentner Collection
SOLD
This is a rare antique Japanese porcelain Maneki Neko (beckoning cat) in a side sitting pose with its left paw raised to bring happiness and good luck to its owner. It was entirely hand painted and features a Botan (Peony) flower as its main collar decoration. Its peaceful face is beautiful and serene and its fox-like raised ears shows that it is listening to the surrounding sounds.

An interesting feature is its open base and holes through each ear suggesting that its main purpose when ...
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Clay : Pre 1930 item #1425188
Zentner Collection
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Beautiful Chinese antique porcelain turquoise and gilt baluster vase and flared neck with red overglaze markings. Body with floral design done in gilt. with markings on body and inset bottom. Perfect condition.

Size: 9.25"H x 5.5"D

Age: Republic Period
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #1425097
Zentner Collection
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Unusual colored Imari porcelain sake server with panels depicting a beauty and a courtier, flying cranes in background with scrolling vine and shippo design, gilt bronze rim at opening. Colors of medium blue, orange, red, brown and black. With fluted sides and 6 character mark on recessed bottom. Good condition.

Edo period, circa early 1800s

Size: 9.5"H x 6"D
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1424049
Zentner Collection
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Wonderful Chinese white porcelain vase with flutter neck and opening, ring handles on sides, unglazed recessed bottom, some age cracks. Comes with Certificate of Authenticity.

Size: 9" H x 4" Diameter

Age: 18th century or earlier
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1417070
Zentner Collection
$2,500.00
Rare Japanese Kutani porcelain figure of mother and child, individual work of art charmingly depicted with mother is kneeling and holding her child with focused attention after bath with bright reddish and raised floral design on towel wrapped at her feet and with hair held up with gold comb. Signed at bottom "Kutani" in kanji and with circular impressed mark. Good condition.

from a Los Angeles Estate
circa early 20th century
Size: 12" High 6 1/2" Wide 6" Deep
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1414829
Zentner Collection
$4,500.00
Chinese antique colored porcelain immortal, Sau, beautifully modeled and painted, standing with blooming peach staff, symbol of longevity & immortality, jovial countenance, facial hair attached made of grey horsehair. Yellow robe with Shou on sleeves.shoulders, and back, peaches, dragon in clouds, flying cranes, impressed cartouche on base. Good condition, some wear to overglaze.

Circa 1920s, Republic Period
Size: Height 24 1/4" x Width 9 1/2" x Depth 6 1/2"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #1414080
Zentner Collection
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Japanese antique Kakeimon porcelain cone-shaped dish. Delicately painted with chrysanthemum flowers, using palette colors of underglaze blues, overglaze reds, green yellow and grey. Raised moriage and incised white flower on white body. Good condition.

Provenance McIntrye Collection
Edo period, circa 1800s
Size: H 3 1/2" x W 5 1/2"
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1414059
Zentner Collection
$850.00
Chinese antique white porcelain teapot with design of court ladies enjoying garden. Overglaze in pinks, orange, green and blue with black outlining. Gold floral design on spout. Some wear to gilt glaze.

Republic period, circa 1908

China export mark on bottom
Size 6 1/2"H x 7 1/4" W overall, body circumference 4 1/2"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1414034
Zentner Collection
$650.00
Chinese Oxblood Monochrome Porcelain Vase with Kangxi inscription on base. Beautifully rendered with rich red tones and exact glaze flow pattern. Most likely 19th century or early 20th century.

Provenance Richmond East San Francisco Estate
Kangxi Inscription
Size H 6.25"