Woodblock with mica by Lillian Miller of a child standing with back turned, wearing cherry blossom kimono, on black background, mounted as scroll (c1920). Lillian Miller was an
expatriot who lived in Japan.
Size of scroll: 33 1/4" high x 12 1/4" wide
Size of art: 11 1/4" high x 9 1/4" wide
Japanese Hokusai Woodblock Mounted As Scroll
Japanese scroll mounting of a Hokusai Woodblock with a peasant wood gatherer on bridge over stream, in the back ground are ducks on a pond. Censor seals 1790-1842.
Size of Scroll: 51 1/2" high x 10" wide
Size of Art: 19 3/4" high x 9" wide
Huge Tibetan Antique Thangka of Amitayus
Massive Tibetan Thangka of Amitayus from the Jonathen Cob Estate, Buddha.Amitayus.is the main bodhisattva form-emanation of the fire-element. In most mandalas the fire-element has the color red, is associated with the western region of the universe and has the lotus or nectar-vase as it's symbol. The lotus stands for pure intentions of all activities, while the nectar vase, filled with the subtle life-energy (nectar) demonstrates the immense power of this element. Because of the life extending... Click for details
Burmese Sutra Book
Burmese Shan State religious text, 14 leaves made of lacquered and silver leaf on cloth, front and back covers are carved of wood and lacquered red with gold on the inside, raised lacquer polyscript with notes on paper in the margins, 19th century or older.
Size: 21.75" long x 5.25" wide x 1.5" thick
Burmese Large Dry Lacquer Figure of Seated Monk
Burmese seated monk made of wood and dry lacquer with black, red and gilt lacquer, beautiful expression and presence, 19th century.
Size of figure: 28" high x 14 1/2" wide x 16" deep
sits on 3" high stand.
Burmese Dry Lacquer Head of Buddha
Antique Burmese wood and dry lacquer head of royal crown buddha, beautiful expression, glass details on crown, 17th to 18th century, Jambupati type, he wears a long-toothed crown with the top of the usnisa broken off, The features of the face, the slanting eyes, high eyebrows and small mouth are typical of the Shan-type.
Total size with stand: 14 1/2" high x 7" wide x 7" deep. Size of head: 11 1/2" highReference: Burmese Buddhist Sculpture, The Johan Moger Collection by Otto Karow, 1991, p.... Click for details
Japanese Gosho-Ningyo Baby Doll
Adorable Japanese Gosho-Ningyo doll standing while holding tassel, large hat on head, wonderful jacket painted with flowers, Taisho Period (early 20th century).
Size: 9 3/4" high x 8" wide.
Japanese Seated Figure of Benzaiten from Zushi
Very beautiful and detailed antique figure of Uga Benzaiten, she is carved of wood and painted with colored and gilt lacquer, she has eight arms each holding a different Buddhist objects, her elaborate crown is made of metal and includes glass beads which hang down and a torii gate which stands at the top, one of the details specific to Uga Benzaiten is the coiled snake that sits on top of her head with the head of a man, Edo Period.
Size: 18 3/4" high x 10" wide x 7 1/2" deep.
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Japanese Antique Hibachi with Glass
Antique Japanese keyaki (elm) wood hibachi made with beautifully grained sections of wood, has 2 small drawers, iron hardware, Edo Period (early 19th century), modern copper insert and glass top (probably added during the Taisho Period )early 20th century.
Size: 13 1/4" high x 28" wide x 16 1/4" deep.
Japanese Rare Antique File Tansu
Rare Japanese document tansu with 10 drawers of differing size, made all of keyaki wood with beautiful heavy grain and original deep reddish orange translucent lacquer finish, iron hardware with square shaped handles, Edo Period (late 18th/early 19th century).
Size: 22 1/4" high x 31" wide x 15" deep.