Chinese Display Cabinet
42.5" wide top 40" high, sits upon 32" high bottom. Made by traditional
Chinese cabinetry techniques c. 1900.
Carved fron solid Hongmu (rosewood) to simulate bamboo.
Item # 8984
Chinese soapstone sculpture, deeply carved and pierced,
Monumental size, excellent workmanship, early 20th C.
24.5" high, 15" wide. 7" deep.
Chinese large soapstone sculpture
Base has lotus leaves and 3 carp below water, above water has lotus flowers and ripe rice plants, and a full figure crab !
Serpentine jade lady figurine
Beautiful Chinese lady, carved in serpentine jade, 5.5" high (lacking a stand).
Detailed carving from solid piece of translucent light green/ yellow, with flowing robes and feathers.
Unsigned, 20th C. Lovely condition.
peking glass bowl
Beautiful clear emerald green Peking glass bowl, only 2.75" diam. mouth, 2" high, mounted in shaped brass and copper frame with 1.25" diam. base.
Frame has 2 applied butterflies and flowers; bottom bears 4-character mark.
Unsigned, early 20th C. Lovely condition.
Japanese Dragon Bowl
Large Japanese cast bronze bowl c. 1875, 14" diameter, with relief dragon winding around, its body forming two open handles.
Inside bottom feaures cast bronze mirror backing in detail relief (see next photo).
PRICE: $1,500 the set of 5
Each with wonderful details, including extensive Japanese describing scene.
Large Bronze Vase
Striking bronze vase 15" high, 6" greatest diameter, with high-relief chrysanthemums on rock, and moth.
Japanese inscription to base "..?.. naga"
Wonderful detail !!
Large Japanese Watercolor, Village life
Hand-painted en grissaille watercolour scene of early 19th C Japanese village life with inhabitants in their various occupations; painted c. 1900.
Measures 18" x 23" sight in 1930s frame; original hand-coloured additions.