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We are proud to announce that from this moment a set of Qingbai cup and stand of Chinese Song Dynasty purchased from the Becker Antiques  Gallery is now in The Norton Museum of Art collection. See more ….

A Massive Gilt-Bronze Shakyamuni Buddha

Provenance: From a private estate in US

Dimensions: Height 30,5 cm. Ming

A Chinese Nanmu Guanyin Ming

Ming dynasty, China

High 31 cm.

Provenance: Spink and Sons, Ltd, by repute.

A Chinese Cypress Wood Dignitary

Ming Dynasty, China

High 31cm.

Superb Gild Bronze Avalokitesvara

18th century, Tibet or China

Height 22,5 cm. Original seal.

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A Massive Gilt-Bronze Shakyamuni Buddha

A Massive Gilt-Bronze Shakyamuni Buddha

A Massive Gilt-Bronze Shakyamuni Buddha A Massive Gilt-Bronze Shakyamuni Buddha. The Buddha is seated in vajrasana on a double-lotus base adorned with bead borders, clad in a sanghati with a floral hem, the folds elegantly draped over the shoulder. Note the extremely...

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A Chinese Nanmu Guanyin Ming

A Chinese Nanmu Guanyin Ming

A Chinese Nanmu Guanyin Ming A Chinese Nanmu Guanyin Ming, wearing long flowing robes, seated with her right foot on top of the left knee, her face with a focused expression and downcast eyes, hands arranged in mudras, the back hollowed, together with a velvet stand...

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A Chinese Cypress Wood Dignitary

A Chinese Cypress Wood Dignitary

A Chinese Cypress Wood Dignitary A Chinese Cypress Wood Dignitary, seated on an armchair, wearing long robes and an official headdress, the right hand resting on his knee, the left against the chair, Ming Dynasty, China High 31cm.  - The Ming dynasty (/mɪŋ/),[6]...

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Superb Gild Bronze Avalokitesvara

Superb Gild Bronze Avalokitesvara

Superb Gild Bronze Avalokitesvara Superb Gild Bronze Avalokitesvara, standing in samabhanga on a separate cast lotus base, both principle hands in anjalimudra while the other six radiate around his body of which two are holding the prescribed attributes, wearing...

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Painted Grey Pottery Deer

Painted Grey Pottery Deer

    Painted Grey Pottery Deer Painted Grey Pottery Deer. Fired in antiquity! Excellent condition. And intact. Terracotta with remnants of original painting. To the best of our knowledge, a similar piece was not shown / sold in Europa for the last 30 years....

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Fine Large Igbo Afikpo Mask

Fine Large Igbo Afikpo Mask

   S O L D Fine Large Igbo Afikpo Mask Fine Large Igbo Afikpo Mask. The mask has been called "Yam's Knife" (Mma Ji). Its bug-like forehead extension represents a machete that was used in field for work and formerly the mask has served also as a weapon. It is said...

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Becker Antiques is one of the most leading reputable antique dealers in the Netherlands. Becker Antiques is a name and place that speaks of excellent antiques and art, incompatible service and worldwide expertise.  Founded in 1969 by Jan Simon Becker, Becker Antiques is based in Museum quarter, Amsterdam Oud-Zoud, in a magnificent five-floor townhouse build 1891, at a few minutes from “Rijksmuseum” (National Museum of Art), the Van Gogh Museum and the famous “Royal Concertgebouw”.

Becker Antiques main field covers ceramics – pottery funerary figures (dated from the Han through the Ming dynasties), Buddhist sculptures and other Chinese works of art. Our other sections are Asian works of art – concerns objects from Japan and South East Asian countries including bronze, stone and wooden sculptures, Chinese furniture from the Qing Dynasty and of course occasional other items. 
For the last 50 years we have been selling antiques to museums, private collectors and dealers all over the world.   

 

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SPECIALIST IN Asian Art Since 1969

Chinese & Japanese Antiques | Chinese Pottery Funerary Figures from the Han through the Ming Dynasties | Indian, Himalayan & Southeast Asian Works of Art.
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African and Tribal Art from West Africa| | Ethnographical and Primitive Art | Becker Antiques offers a selection of Fine Quality Art Objects ( Masks and Figures) for sale.
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Haute Epoque, Early Bronze Candlesticks 15th – 18th Century | Dutch and German chandeliers and mortars Chandeliers | Antique Bronze and Wooden Sculptures.
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Classical Chinese Furniture from the Qing Dynasty | Rare Hardwood’s Antique Cupboards, Chairs, Stools, Altar Tables | and of Course Occasional Other Items.

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