Large Chinese wedding bed with canopy, red and gold lacquer, extensive carving and lattice work, shelf unit on upper portion of interior with 7 drawers, elaborate decorative carving including bird and flowers on black lacquer ground on inside of bed, exterior of front of bed is pierce carved with designs of more birds and flowers as well as fudogs, phoenixes, deer and dragons, mother of pear inlay around edges of carved area, circa 1920.
Overall size: 95 1/2" high x 100 1/2" wide x 78"... Click for details
Antique Korean Confucian Ideograph Panel
Antique Korean Ideograph Panel painted in sumie ink and reddish mineral pigments. Depicting one of the four virtues of Confucian morality; Benevolence, Duty, Honor, and Humility. Charmingly rendered as folk drawing with bird and house with stylized character. Overall size: 18.75"W x 36.75"H, picture size: 12"W x 27.75"H. Chosun Dynasty, 19th century.
Antique Korean Confucian Ideograph Panel
Antique Korean Ideograph Panel painted in sumie ink and reddish mineral pigment. Depicting one of the four virtues of Confucian morality; Benevolence, Duty, Honor and Humility. Charming folk drawing with birds and flowers and stylized character. Overall size: 18.75"W x 36.75"H, picture size: 11"W x 27.75"H. Chosun Dynasty, 19th century.
Chinese Antique Painting of Wedding Procession
Chinese antique painting depicting a large group of travelers arriving at a mountain pavilion presumably for a wedding, a continuous string of figures and horses are shown winding their way around mountains and over streams carrying palanquins and provisions, at one point in the scene a rest stop has been set up with a tent and chairs where men are refreshing themselves and their horses, the party then enters the first set of gates to a beautiful lush palace, figures have just entered the... Click for details
Japanese Antique Keyaki Geta Bako Tansu
Antique Japanese okidoko (shelf for tokonoma), for Japanese display and storage, made all of keyaki (elm) wood with beautiful grain, 4 sliding doors open to one large compartment, pulls for sliding panels have raised motifs of flowers and waves, Taisho Period (circa 1920).
Size: 14" high (12" high to top surface) x 63 3/4" long x 13 1/4" deep.
Chinese White Jade Rollicking Horse
Chinese white jade rollicking horse animatedly carved with nostrils flaring and lying on back with hooves up in air. Size: 3 inches long 1.5" high.
Incredible Japanese Antique Standing Red Lacquer Buddha
Beautiful large Japanese standing Amida Buddha, finely carved wood with red, black and gold lacquer, flowing drapery. Standing on base carved to look like rock and lotus and painted with a gold lacquer, inlaid glass eyes.
Early Meiji Period (1868 - 1912)
Size: 42" high x 19 1/4" wide x 14 1/2" deep.
Large Antique Chinese Tiered Basket
Large Chinese basket, tall stacking carrying basket, made of bamboo with iron handle, three compartments, outfitted with removable glass top so that it may be used as an end table or stand, the basket has a large character on the top and woven patterns on all sides, the tiered basket sits in a large bamboo frame with handle, Republic Period.
Size: 37" high total (30 1/4" high to top of stand) x 18 1/2" wide x 18 1/2" deep.
Chinese Tang Dynasty Fat Lady Pottery
Chinese antique tomb pottery figure of a portly court lady, Tang Dynasty (618-907 AD), 14.25"H with traces of original red and black pigments on sleeves and crevices of body. Minor repairs to hair and neck. Oxford TL Test results consistent with 9th century dating. Fat lady was depicting the famous concubine, Yang Gu Fei, her asymetric coiffure is Duo Maji, 'just off horse look' with disheveled hairdo. The fat lady image represented the peak of loveliness and was wonderfully popular during the... Click for details
Chinese Antique Lattice Cabinet
Chinese antique lattice and glass door cabinet, beautiful geometric pattern grillwork, old flower basket design on bronze fittings, nice finish, size: 72.75"H 38.25"W 17.75"D, Ching Dynasty, late 19th century.