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Important Tang Caparisoned Horse

Important Tang Caparisoned Horse

Important Tang Caparisoned Horse Gongyi region, Henan province Tang Dynasty, early 8th century Height 64 cm., wide 64 cm. Provenance: old Dutch private collection. Amsterdam Excursively detailed and beautifully proportioned, the horse stands with tall legs foursquare...

Extremely Important Han House

Extremely Important Han House

Extremely Important Large and Rare Painted Gray Pottery House with Warehouse. S O L D Eastern Han Dynasty, 2nd century A.D. Height 148 cm. Wide 56 cm. Deep 40 cm. Shaanxi, China To the best of our knowledge, a similar piece could not be found on the European art...

Tang Female Polo Player

Tang Female Polo Player

Tang Female Polo Player Tang Female Polo Player. The spirited horse covered in a red slip and modelled in full gallop with all four legs extended and in the air. The rider seated firmly in her saddle with feet stretched forward in the stirrups, her body twisted to the...

Tang Pottery Prancing Horse

Tang Pottery Prancing Horse

Tang Pottery Prancing Horse Tang Pottery Prancing Horse. Well modeled walking in a spirited pose, with right front leg raised, head drawn in and mouth closed, ears pricked, the powerful arched neck channeled for insertion of the mane. The body covered in a white...

Kangxi Blue White Vase

Kangxi Blue White Vase

Kangxi Blue White Vase Kangxi Blue White Vase. Baluster shaped, decorated with flowers. Qing dynasty, 17th century, Kangxi period. Total height 39 cm. Condition: A small repair on the one side of the rim around 2,5 cm. see photo 11. The lid knob has been repaired and...

Large Gilt-Bronze Vajrasattva

Large Gilt-Bronze Vajrasattva

Large Gilt-Bronze Vajrasattva Large Gilt-Bronze Vajrasattva.  Gilt bronze group of Vajrachatuhpitha with three heads and six arms holding in vajrahumkara two vajra, the bell, axe, arrow and snake, sitting in vajrasana in yab yum with its parèdre on a lion on the lotus...

Magnificent Pottery Caparisoned Horse

Magnificent Pottery Caparisoned Horse

Magnificent Pottery Caparisoned Horse S O L D Magnificent Pottery Caparisoned Horse.  Well modelled standing foursquare on a rectangular base, the slender curved head with crisply flared nostrils and picked ears. The arched neck painted in red with a scalloped black...

Pottery Figure of a Reclining Bactrian Camel

Pottery Figure of a Reclining Bactrian Camel

Pottery Figure of a Reclining Bactrian Camel  Pottery Figure of a Reclining Bactrian Camel. The lively camel well modelled. With head raised in a bray and kinked tail swished to one side. The tufts of hair on his head. Neck and body simply indicated with combed...

Han Grey Earthenware Sow

Han Grey Earthenware Sow

Han Grey Earthenware Sow S O L D Han Grey Earthenware Sow. Well modeled standing on her short legs that lift a full belly and her head staring forward with two circular perforations to the snout, the grey body fabric visible beneath the thick layer of white pigment...

Monumental Gilt Bronze Buddha

Monumental Gilt Bronze Buddha

Monumental Gilt Bronze Buddha Monumental Gilt Bronze Buddha. The buddha is shown seated in a meditative pose, eyes cast down on a high double lotus throne. The figure is cantered on a large raised throne flanked by two Buddhist lions. To the centre a carved image of...

Chinese Gilt Wood Buddha

Chinese Gilt Wood Buddha

Chinese Gilt Wood Buddha Chinese Gilt Wood Buddha. A Chinese gilt and lacquered wooden figure of Buddha. Tall, standing Buddha painted in red, blue and gilt, wearing a dhoti and shawl draped over the shoulder, the face with a serene downcast expression. 18th Century...

Shagreen Lacquered Wood Saddle

Shagreen Lacquered Wood Saddle

  Shagreen Lacquered Wood Saddle Shagreen Lacquered Wood Saddle. Of typical shape, the core wooden structure lacquered in red on the base and lined with white shagreen leather on the front and back, the profiles enhanced by steel borders, each inlaid with bats...

A Bronze Mirror Xin

A Bronze Mirror Xin

A Bronze Mirror Xin A Bronze Mirror Xin. The central knob within a quatrefoil motif and square border, surrounded by 12 nipples encircled by an inscription and hachured border, all below three different dogtooth bands on the outer rim. Eastern Han dynasty (9-220A.D.)....

Fine Chinese Boxwood Guanyin

Fine Chinese Boxwood Guanyin

Fine Chinese Boxwood Guanyin A Fine Chinese Boxwood Figure of GuanYin 17th/ 18th century, Kangxi/Yongzheng. Height 21 cm., wide 10 cm. Provenance: From the Collection of Clärenore Stinnes. Clärenore Stinnes (21 January 1901 - 7 September 1990) was a German car racer;...

Chinese Antiques

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