Antique Chinese hardwood altar table with hand carved lingzhi spiral apron joined in upturned flanges. The feet are spanned by an openwork of hand carved panels with drapery motifs. Original warm finish. Very sturdy, condition consistent with age.
Mid 19th Century
Dimensions: 63 1/2" L x 15" D x 33 3/4" H
Antique Chinese Bronze Tripod Xuande cartouche
Antique Chinese bronze incenser of a cylindrical form on tripod feet, standing on a carved wood base. The interior of the censer has natural green patina indicative consistent with age. The base is impressed with a six characte Xuande cartouche (1426-1435).
The Xuande Emperor, personal name Zhu Zhanji (朱瞻基), was the fifth emperor of the Ming dynasty, ruling from 1425 to 1435. His era name "Xuande" means "Proclamation of Virtue".
Zhu Zhanji was the eldest son of the Hongxi... Click for details
Massive Antique Chinese Architectural Wood Carving of Dragons
An incredibly large and heavy hand carved wood architectural piece, with high relief carved pair of dragons on either side of a central ball of light surrounded in sacred lingzhi clouds. Depicted is a pair of mystical dragon fish on either side, a traditional symbol in China of transformation and new beginnings. The carving floats on a custom steel plates and mounts.
Dimensions: 70" L x 7" D x 7" H (11 1/2" H on base)
Price on Request
Chinese 6-panel Coromandel Hardwood Screen with Inlaid Jade
Antique Chinese 6-panel coromandel screen made of hardwood, possibly zitan. Inlaid with scholar items carved of various hardwoods and jade.
All panels fit together with the original hooks and pins. In beautiful condition.
Dimensions: 77" high x 96" long
Price on Request
Chinese Antique Ruyi Carved Hardwood Tall Table
Antique Chinese tall carved altar table made of hardwood with burl. Ornately carved with highly raised pierced ruyi motif. Dates from late 19th century to early 20th century
Dimensions: 41 1/2" high x 90" long x 17 1/2" deep.
Antique Chinese Bamboo Altar Table
Chinese altar table constructed of hardwood and bamboo with original red lacquer finish. The woven bamboo creates openwork motifs of geometric design from all sides. Dates from late 19th c to early 20th c.
Dimensions: 80" L x 16 1/2" D x 35 1/2" H
Antique Chinese Carved Coffer Cabinet
Chinese hardwood coffer cabinet, with relief carvings throughout of floral motifs with pigments. The front of the cabinet holds three drawers, opened by brass pulls. The sides and apron of the cabinet are carved with openwork foliate scrolls.
Dimensions: 51 3/4" x 17 1/2" x 33 3/4"
Chinese Hardwood Mirror Box with Inlay
Chinese antique hardwood box inlaid with stone in a scene of figures in a garden. The hinged lid of the box opens to reveal a mirror underneath and a storage area for jewelry or cosmetics divided into six compartments.
Dimensions: 2 1/2" high x 8" wide x 5 3/4" wide.
Chinese Hardwood Painting Table
Chinese hardwood painting table. The whole body, except for the top, is carved in relief with lingzhi fungus. The waist, the apron, and the connecting joints are also decorated. The legs are cabriole with block carved hoof feet.
Dimensions: 68" x 28 1/2" x 34" H
Chinese Hardwood Altar Table
The everted flanges are joined to the end of the top and rail, and the spandrel is of two scrolling dragons carved in low relief. The legs of the table rest on horizontal feet. Between the legs are a carved pendant of double motifs of ruyi scepters and pair of scrolling dragons.