Original Chinese scroll painting of beautiful pink and purple flowers, signed Shao You Xuan (1918-2009). Great original condition.
Size: (entire scroll) 63" H, 24" W (artwork only) 12.5" H, 18.5" W
Antique Chinese Scroll of a Rooster with Peonies
Antique Chinese scroll of a rooster with peonies. The rooster is painted naturalistically with white feathers and a grey/blue face with pink peonies in the background. There is a wax seal on a tag, threaded through the scroll. Seal says "Shen Shi " (named Nanpin). Attributed to Shen Quan (Shen Nanpin).
It measures overall 19.75" wide by 76" tall, 16" by 52.5".
Antique Chinese Scroll signed Qiu Ying
Antique Chinese hanging scroll of a "Courtesan Playing the Flute" signed Qiu Ying.
This painting is of two courtesans waiting to entertain the emperor. The emperor would be seated in front of a screen of dragons. The empress would be seated in front of a scene with phoenixes. The courtesan on the right plays the flute while the courtesan on the left holds a fan. The skill of Qui Ying can be seen in the rendering of the sheer quality of the fan, the courtesan's sleeve is visible behind it.... Click for details
Chinese Six Panel Lacquer Screen w/ Hardstone Inlay
Chinese black lacquer 6-panel screen with beautiful hard stone inlay scenes of many auspicious objects and flowers in vases, carved with images of dragons and lotuses. Original early 20th Century Style hinges (pin and eye hinge)
Size: 72" H, 96" L
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Antique Japanese Keyaki Two Section Butsudan (Shrine Tansu)
Antique Japanese unusual Butsudan (Shrine), made from solid Keyaki Hardwood. Interesting lattice style sliding carved doors with glass, gorgeous burl Keyaki panels, four drawers, and a unique pull-out shelf that store away unnoticed. Great original condition and finish.
Late Meiji period (1868-1912).
Size: 68" H, 35" W, 22" D
Antique Japanese Two Section Kiri Tansu
Unusual Antique Japanese two section tansu made from kiri wood (paulownia) with original finish. Heavy round iron locks paired with semi circle corner hardware and thick warabite handles decorate the front giving a simple but bold design. Very Charming Isho Tansu.
From the Northern Honshu area in Japan.
Early Meiji Period (1868 - 1912)
Size: 39" H, 31.5" W, 16" D
Antique Chinese Jumu Wood Cabinet
Antique Chinese cabinet made from lustrous elm wood, with three drawers running along its top and two doors opening to a roomy, shelved interior. Very solid and original piece.
Early 19th century.
Size: 47 1/2" High X 40 1/2" Wide X 15 1/2" Deep
Antique Japanese Unusual Small Chest
Antique Japanese unusual tansu chest with 10 medium sized drawers, 8 of which have locking plates. Made from kiri wood (paulownia).
Meiji Period (1868 - 1912)
Size: 29" H, 20.25" W, 12.25" D
Antique Chinese Hardwood Bench
Antique Chinese long hardwood bench with carved panels on either side of each leg. Very attractive hardwood with a deep recessed grain. Great original 19th Century bench.
Size: 20.5" H, 76" L, 12" D
Japanese Large Two Section Choba Tansu (Merchant's Chest)
Japanese antique two section large choba tansu (merchant's chest) from the Kansai area, made with hinoki (Japanese cypress wood) with a beautiful natural finish. The top section has sliding panels made with keyaki burl (elm) and 4 drawers. The bottom section has 3 large drawers and another set of sliding panels with horizontal slats. The lower right hand side has a small drawer below which is a safe box with two interior drawers. The hardware is iron with warabite shaped handles. The top... Click for details