Wonderful Japanese 2-panel byobu screen painting, 2 intricately painted Meiji Period fans, probably once used in a Noh performance and later mounted on a screen, each fan is painted in colorful mineral pigments with gold leaf, the fan on the left depicts white wild flowers blossoming near a meandering stream with billowing gold mist, the fan on the right is painted with a scene of 3 cranes flying over sea crests and a weeping willow tree, the two fans are mounted on a ground of gold... Click for details
Japanese Pair of Kutani Ware Porcelain Rabbits
Wonderful pair of Kutani ware porcelain rabbits, one is white and one is light brown, both with areas of gold in which each hair has been painted, pink eyes and inside of ears, the light brown rabbit has it's mouth open and displays a row of tiny teeth and a red tongue, great detail and attention to modeling , Meiji Period (1868-1912).
Size: 5 1/2" high x 7 1/2" wide x 6 1/2" deep.
Chinese Antique Green Teacup and Saucer
Antique Chinese tea cup and saucer made of porcelain and glazed a beautiful emerald green color, decorated with a detailed raised motif of scrolling peony vines and chimera or dragons, bottom of both saucer and cup have mark of 6 characters printed in red, early 20th century.
Size of cup: 3" high x 3 1/2" wide (not including handle)
Size of saucer: 5 1/4" wide
Chinese Han Dynasty Tomb Pottery Figure of Horse
Chinese pottery figure of a horse in 2 pieces, made of red clay with slip painted pigments in white and red, wonderful form, still has great painted details, Han Dynasty (206 BC to AD 220).
Size: 17 1/4" high x 22" long x 7" wide
Chinese T'ang Dynasty Tomb Figure of Horse
Chinese tomb pottery figure of a horse, T'ang Dynasty,
wonderfully dynamic figure made of red clay with red slip pigment.
Size: 19 1/2" high x 17" long x 6" wide.
Price on Request
Indian Marble Figure of Garuda as a Angelic Beauty
Antique Indian white marble figure of Garuda in youthful human form, cobras wrapped around neck, shoulders, arms and encircling his head like a crown, hands clasped over the head of a giant cobra, losses of wings and lower portion of body, 16th/17th century.
Pair of Grand Antique Japanese Bronze Temple Lanterns
Very grand and dramatic pair of antique Japanese bronze lanterns from prominent temple courtyard, each lantern is made of 10 individual cast bronze sections, heavenly creatures are abundant and include: fu-dogs, apsaras (musical angels), kirin, and dragons, Tokugawa Mon (crest) on roof.
Edo Age 17th/18th century.
Dimensions of each lantern: 140" high x 48" wide
Note: Previously exhibited at the Arts of Pacific Asia Show at Fort Mason in San Francisco... Click for details
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Japanese Antique 4-panel Screen Painting with Geese
Lovely antique Japanese 4-panel screen painting with scene of 3 geese in grasses by water's edge, beautifully painted in mineral colors on gold leaf ground, Taisho/Showa age.
Size: 43" high x 88" long
Rare Japanese Antique Mizuya Tansu from Niigata
Japanese antique 2-section mizuya (kitchen tansu), from the Niigata area of Japan, made with keyaki wood on front and side bracing, deep orange / red original translucent lacquer finish with wonderful deep pantina, iron side hardware, unusual lacquered wood carved drawer knobs, each compartment with one long original shelf, Edo Period (18th/19th century).
Size: 68" high x 68" wide x 20 1/2" deep.
Japanese antique Cloisonne Vase by Ando
Beautiful Japanese cloisonne vase with subtle design of a band of flowers on a blue-green ground, green enamel on inside of vase, silver rim and foot, silver seal, mark of Ando studio in bottom in silver wire.
Size: 12" high x 8" wide