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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 ….

Carved Gilded Wood Standing Amida Buddha

Carved Gilded Wood Standing Amida Buddha Japan, Edo period (1615-1868), early 19th century High 63 cm., long 26 cm. Carved Gilded Wood Standing Amida Buddha. In gold lacquered wood representing the Buddha standing on a lotus posed on a hexagonal base with several...

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Fine Bronze Figure Zhen Wu

Fine Bronze Figure Zhen Wu China, Ming Dynasty, 16th century High 17 cm. Fine Bronze Figure Zhen Wu, seated in European fashion on a stepped, throne with to the front the tortoise encompassed by the coiling snake. His right arm in a mudra while the left rests on his...

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Gray Schist Figure Seated Buddha

Gray Schist Figure Seated Buddha Gandhara, 2nd/3rd century High 26 cm. Provenance: UK private collection, 1990's A Gray Schist Figure of a Seated Buddha Gray Schist Figure Seated Buddha. Seated in dhyanasana with hands folded in his lap. The deeply incised folds of...

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Painted Red Pottery Equestrian Figure

Painted Red Pottery Equestrian Figure Terracotta with original paint. China High 34 cm., wide 33 cm. Tang Dynsty Provenance: Dutch private collection Geert A. W. Amsterdam. Director Ligne & Partners B.V. Architecten. Painted Red Pottery Equestrian Figure. The...

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Han Painted Pottery Warrior

Han Painted Pottery Warrior Terracotta with original paint coating. China High 49,5 cm. Early Western Han dynasty (3rd to 2nd cent. BC) The result of the thermoluminescence test, is consistent with the dating of the item. Provenance: Dutch private collection Geert A....

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Most Rare Painted Gray Pottery Ox

Most Rare Painted Gray Pottery Ox Northern Wei Dynasty ( 386-534) Long 24 cm., high 18,5 cm. The result of the thermoluminescence test, is consistent with the dating of the item. Provenance: Dutch private collection Geert A. W. Amsterdam. Director Ligne & Partners...

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Painted Grey Pottery Saddle Horse

Painted Grey Pottery Saddle Horse Tang Dynasty (618-907) High 28 cm., wide 32 cm. The result of the thermoluminescence test, is consistent with the dating of the item. Provenance: Dutch private collection Geert A. W. Amsterdam. Director Ligne & Partners B.V....

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Rare Female Polo Player

Rare Female Polo Player A Rare Painted Red Pottery Female Polo Player Astride A Galloping Pony Tang Dynasty, China 36 cm. long, plastic stand P R O V E N A N C E: From a Dutch private collection The results of thermoluminescence tests are consistent with the dating of...

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CHINESE REVERSE GLASS PAINTING

S O L D CHINESE REVERSE GLASS PAINTING Qing Dynasty, 19th Century 59 x 95 cm 清  19世纪  玻璃镜内画一幅 CHINESE REVERSE GLASS PAINTING, a large painting painted with detailed scene of figures on a garden veranda. Reverse painting on glass is an art form consisting of applying...

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FINE JAPANESE FOLDING SCREEN

FINE JAPANESE FOLDING SCREEN Provenance: Private Collection from Edinburgh SIX-PANEL FOLDING SCREEN, BYOBU EDO PERIOD Signed, one seals Ink and color on paper 172cm high, 376cm wide FINE JAPANESE FOLDING SCREEN, ink and colour on gold paper ground, painted with a pair...

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Unusual Pottery Saddled Horse

Unusual Pottery Saddled Horse Tang Dynasty (618-907 A.D.) Height 50 cm., Length 47 cm A Large Painted Pottery Figure of a Saddled Horse Unusual Pottery Saddled Horse, finely modelled with a powerful body standing foursquare and with an air of tense alertness, with...

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Chinese Giltwood Bodhidharma

S O L D Chinese Giltwood Bodhidharma Qing Dynasty Height 32,5 cm. P R O V E N A N C E: Keith Stevens, purchased in Hong Kong in 1985 | See Keith Stevens "Chinese Gods: The Unseen World of Spirits and Demons" , page 97. A Chinese carved painted and giltwood standing...

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Large Gilded Guanyin Ming

S O L D Large Gilded Guanyin Ming Ming Dynasty, late 16th century High 49 cm. P R O V E N A N C E: Private Collection, Belgium 十六世紀 銅鎏金觀音坐像 Large Gilded Guanyin Ming, a large gilded bronze figure of Guanyin seated in meditation on a separate lotus throne, both hands...

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MING DYNASTY DIGNITARY

MING DYNASTY DIGNITARY High 31 cm. | China Ming Dynasty | On wooden stand P R O V E N A N C E: Swedish private collection A Large Bronze Figure of a Dignitary MING DYNASTY DIGNITARY. Seated in European fashion with his right hand placed on his thigh while the left...

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DEHUA BLANC-DE-CHINE GUANYIN

DEHUA BLANC-DE-CHINE GUANYIN Height 32,5 cm. Qing Dynasty, China P R O V E N A N C E: Private collection, Amstedam DEHUA BLANC-DE-CHINE GUANYIN. The GuanYin standing on a square stylized rockwork base. The figure dressed in long layered robe, holding a lingzhi fungus...

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Superb Angkor Figure Indra

Superb Angkor Figure Indra A Superb Sandstone Figure of Indra Cambodia, Khmer Kingdom, Angkor period, Bayon style, 12th/13th century Superb Angkor Figure Indra,A triangular shaped stele with the depiction of Indra in the center of a flamed niche. Seated in royal ease...

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Impressive Bronze ONI Figure

Impressive Bronze ONI Figure A Large and Superb Japanese Bronze Figure of a Standing Oni Lifting a Large Burner Meiji period, 19th century, Japan High 77 cm Impressive Bronze ONI Figure. The Oni standing on curly waves amid five Tokugawa crests. Has four toes and four...

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Silver Wire Inlaid Bronze GuanYin

Silver Wire Inlaid Bronze GuanYin Height 34 cm Bronze, silver-wire inlaid Qing Dynasty An Exceptional Silver-Wire Inlaid Figure of Seating GuanYin Silver Wire Inlaid Bronze GuanYin, seating in rajalilasana with the left hand holding a object resting on the raised left...

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Ming Dynasty Bronze Vase

Ming Dynasty Bronze Vase Height 32 cm. Wood stand Ming Dynasty, China Ming Dynasty Bronze Vase, Chinese Ming Dynasty bronze vase; of somewhat flattened baluster form: with two animal head handles pending loose rings; with a band of taotie masks to shoulder and a wave...

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Grey Pottery Horse

Grey Pottery Horse Han Dynasty, China Height 31 cm; long 33 cm. A Painted Grey Pottery Figure of a Horse Grey Pottery Horse, standing squarely with the head forwards in alert position, the ears picked, cropped mane and ducked tail, covered in grey slip and red...

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Large Manjushri Thangka

Large Manjushri Thangka Tibet, late 18th - early 19th century 68,5x46 cm (Thangka), 102,5x79 cm (with frame), mounted under glass Large Manjushri Thangka. The deity seated in dhyanasana on a lotus base. The bodhisattva holding in his right hand a sword and in his left...

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18TH C BLANC de CHINE GUANYIN

S O L D 18TH C BLANC de CHINE GUANYIN With original box | 18th Century | China Dimension: Guanyin - H 25,4 cm | Box: H 31 cm  x W 15 cm. Excellent condition 18TH C BLANC de CHINE GUANYIN. Chinese 18th Century Blanc de Chine porcelain figure of Guanyin, standing figure...

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CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE GUANYINS

S O L D CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE GUANYINS High 20 cm and 21 cm. 18th Century, Ch'ien Lung period, Qing Dynasty P R O V E N A N C E: Ex Swiss private collection CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE GUANYINS, Both Modelled seated, holding in their left hands a tablet, wearing long...

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FINE WAKIZASHI SWORD

FINE WAKIZASHI SWORD Early Shinto-era | ca. 1600 A.D. Signed BICHU NO KAMI TACHIBANA YASUHIRO Overall length 68.3 cm, nagasa 45.8 cm. FINE WAKIZASHI SWORD. The Early Shinto-era blade signed BICHU NO KAMI TACHIBANA YASUHIRO. Of shinogi zukuri form, with gunome...

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Rare Straw-Glazed Official

Rare Straw-Glazed Official Sui Dynasty (581 - 605 A.D.) | China High 47 cm Provenance: Very Important Dutch Private Collection, Arthur Aronsohn (1896 - 1964), acquired in 1930's * See Reference. Rare Straw-Glazed Official, shown standing on a nice wooden base with...

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RARE 18 C TIBETAN SHRINE

RARE 18 C TIBETAN SHRINE Tibet, 18th century P R O V E N A N C E: From a old US private collection. RARE 18 C TIBETAN SHRINE, original polychrome pigments on wood, rectangular with a tri-lobed arch, with ten Buddhas and deities each residing in a niche, originally...

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Japanese Ivory Okimono

Japanese Ivory Okimono   Meiji period High 33,5 cm A Large Japanese Ivory Okimono of Jurojin. Japanese Ivory Okimono. The god of wisdom is standing on a rocky base, with a rabbit at his feet, the immortal holding a basket of...

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Fine Bactrian Camel

Fine Bactrian Camel Northern Qi Dynasty Grey pottery; the result of the thermoluminescence test, is consistent with the dating of the item. High 33 cm, wide 31 cm. Fine Bactrian Camel, the braying camel naturalistically modeled, standing foursquare with raised head on...

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Han Dynasty Granary Jar

Han Dynasty Granary Jar Eastern Han Dynasty – Light-pink earthenware with dark-green glaze High 24 cm, diameter (roof): 18 cm, outer diameter (mouth): 6 cm. Han Dynasty Granary Jar. This vessel seems to be a partial representation of actual granaries constructed...

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A CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE PORCELAIN DISH, LATE 18TH CENTURY

A large blue and white porcelain dish, the interior painted with flowers, rim fittings. Diameter 33 cm   China, late 18thCentury P R O V E N A N C E: Diana Cargo Diana Cargo Shipwreck Story ''The Diana'' was owned by Palmer and Co. a powerful Calcutta ship owner and...

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Tang Dynasty Pottery Horse with Saddle

Tang Dynasty Pottery Horse with Saddle A very nice hard pottery horse, painted and finely modeled, red body and white saddle, high 32cm., width 32 cm. , with head turned slightly to the left and ears pricked as if listening, traces of red, black and white pigment....

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