Chinese small ruyi scepter, intricately carved with entwining branches of fruiting pomegranate tree, c1950 vintage.
Size: 6 3/4" long.
Chinese Antique Carved and Inlaid Altar Cabinet
Antique Chinese fine and extremely ornate carved altar cabinet with mother of pearl inlay, pierced carved with dragons in swirling clouds, center panel with family of three fu-dogs, claw feet, mother of pearl scenes of figures, flowers and buddhist symbols, bone carved details, sides carved with flowers in vases, hardwood, 18th/ 19th century.
Total size: 43" high (40 1/4" high to table top) x 52 1/2" wide x 20 1/2" deep (18" deep table top).
Japanese Antique Gilt Copper Hanging Temple Lantern
Antique Japanese Buddhist Temple hanging lantern, made of ornately cut copper in a scrolling motif with raised copper buddhist symbols, hexagonal shaped, inscription on top, Taisho Period.
Size: 15" high x 16" wide
Japanese Antique Articulated PrayingMantis signed Kozan
Antique Japanese articulated figure of a praying mantis, made of bronze with copper color finish, with fully moving parts, beautifully detailed and life like, signed under wing by the artist Kozan who was famous for his articulated creatures (the Crown Prince later the Taisho Emporer was a patron of Kozan). Late Meiji Period, Provenance: from the collection of the silent film star, Phil Ingram.
Size: 4" long
Japanese Antique Iron Articulated Dragon
Antique Japanese extremely fine articulated dragon, made of individually cast and incised segments of iron, shakudo eyes, every piece moves, very realistic rendering of a small dragon, body swivels and twists, head stays up on its own accord, so well executed it seems living, beautiful condition. With original tomobako signed, "property of (Emperor) Tsuchimikado, dated Tenai Geddei 31, c. 1781. Attributed to Myochin the famous armer maker.
Size: 14 1/2" long appox (when head and... Click for details
Chinese Republic Period Hardwood Bench
Antique Chinese hardwood bench, nicely carved, very heavy with beautiful grain, Republic Period.
Size: 18 1/2" high x 47" wide x 16 3/4" deep.
Chinese Painting of Houses attributed to Wu Guangzhong
Chinese painting of houses near water way, painted in oil on linen, wooden frame, figures in background, reflections of buildings in water, attributed to Wu Guangzhong.
Size including frame: 32 1/2" high x 44 1/4" wide
Size of painting without frame: 24" high x 36 1/4" wide
Chinese Round Carved Gold Lacquer Wall Carving
Chinese ornately carved wall hanging, highly raised and detailed pierced carving of pair of phoenixes with blossoming peonies, other small birds on rocks and branches, round form, minor repairs, early 20th century. Size: 25" wide diameter x 5 1/4" deep.
Chinese Antique Huge 12 panel Coromandel Screen
Antique Chinese giant Coromandel Screen, 12 panels, intricately carved black lacquer depicting scenes of scholars and ladies, soldiers, noblemen and mythical beasts, painted and gilded details everywhere, reverse is carved with scholar objects and flower arrangements, Qing Dynasty 18th/19th century. Provenance: from the collection of Chris Jensen, Atherton, California.
Size: 108" (9ft) high x 231.5" long (flat) (206" long standing).
Chinese Antique Rug with 2 Dragons
Antique Chinese rug with pair of 5 clawed dragons in the clouds, dragons and ground are varying shades of orange, details in blue, early 20th century.
Size: 77" long x 36 1/4" wide