Cambodian temple wall hanging, painted with 5 buddhas each with a different mudra and a different animal, beautiful large blossoming lotus in center, blue ground, painted on cotton, some wear and losses, mid 20th century.
Size: 73 1/2" high x 44 1/4" wide.
Japanese Lacquer and Inlay Inro with Butterflies
Japanese gilt lacquer three-case inro, Edo period, 19th century, the flattened body decorated overall with fluttering butterflies, finely rendered in gold, silver and iro-e hiramakie, takamakie and togidashi on a kinji ground with gold foil, aogai and raden inlaid accents, signed Yoyusai followed by a kakihan, the interiors fundame and nashiji (silver oxidized), 3.5''l; together with a copper ojime with bat and floral design in gold, silver and shakudo overlay.
Japanese Inro with Children+Sake Jar by Koryu saku
Antique Japanese gilt lacquer three-case inro, in the shape of a large sake jar decorated with two karako (children) surprised by their companion tumbling in a cascade of sake to the opposite side, expertly rendered in gold and silver hiramakie, takamakie, togidashi and usu-nashiji on a kinji ground, the interior's fundame and nashiji (silver oxidized), signed Koryu-saku, Edo Period.
together with a lacquered wood bead ojime fashioned as a brocade ball with minute inlay. Provenance: Property... Click for details
Chinese Antique Carved Side Table with Marble Top
Antique Chinese tall side table, inset on top with marble, ornately carved hardwood with designs of scrolling vines, branches with fruit, monstrous bat like faces, and claw feet,
minor losses to carving, Republic Period.
Size: 32" high x 21" wide (17" wide on top surface).
Chinese Antique Lady's Chair With Lotus Back
Antique Chinese chair for a lady, carved of hardwood with scene of geese and lotus on the back rest, beautiful lines, Republic Period (c. 1900).
Size: 36" high x 16" wide x 20 1/2" deep.
Japanese Antique Pair of Lacquer Sake Containers
Antique Japanese pair of beautiful sake containers, carved wood with lacquer finish, design in gold lacquer of pine branches and scrolling vine motif on very dark brown (almost black) ground, high handles, both identical, Meiji Period.
Size: 13 1/2" high x 7" diameter x 10" wide with spout
Chinese Antique Hardwood Chair with Elephants
Antique Chinese carved chair, made of shuanzu wood, round back rest carved with palm fronds and bamboo fence, pair of elephants at base of back rest, wonderful details overall, circa 1900.
Size: 39" high x 23" wide x 17 1/2" deep.
Chinese Antique Low Carved Hardwood Table with Marble
Antique Chinese low rectangular table inset with picture marble, made of hardwood, ornately carved all over with scrolling flowers and vines, two longest sides have two drawers each, 19th century.
Size: 12" high x 34 1/2" wide x 22 1/4" deep.
Small Antique Chinese Canton Enamel Plate
Exquisite antique Chinese small plate of Canton enamel on copper, large scalloped edges, design of scholar objects and flowers, bottom decorated with peaches and blossoms, very intricate painted with gold details, perfect condition, 19th century, provenance: from the Moller collection.
Size: 4 5/8" long x 4" wide.
Large Antique Burmese Dry Lacquer Buddha
Large and beautiful Burmese dry lacquer seated buddha, black lacquer with gold gilt, decorated all over with inlaid mirrors and colored glass, compassionate expression.
A mudra in Buddhist statues is a gesture and body posture holding special meaning and commemorating a few of the important moments in the Buddha’s life. One of the most common and popular mudra found depicted in Buddha statues is the Bhumisparsha, translated as the "touching earth gesture". The gesture represent the... Click for details