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Who We Are

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 ….

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This Is Our  Story

We are established at a few minutes from “Rijksmuseum” (National Museum of Art), the Van Gogh Museum and the famous “Concertgebouw”. We have been dealing in antiques since 1969 (and loving it). The trade of course changed in those years, first lots of early English oak and 15th -17th C. bronze candlesticks and chandeliers, since 1990 Becker Antiques V.O.F. specialises in early Chinese works of art and furniture.

Our 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.

We sell to private collectors and dealers all over the world.

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Asian Art

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 Art

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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Antiques

Haute Epoque, Early Bronze Candlesticks 15th – 18th Century | Dutch and German chandeliers and mortars Chandeliers | Antique Bronze and Wooden Sculptures.

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Furniture

Classical Chinese Furniture from the Qing Dynasty | Rare Hardwood’s Antique Cupboards, Chairs, Stools, Altar Tables | and of Course Occasional Other Items.

RECENT ACQUISITIONS

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Igbo-Afikpo Mask mma ji

Igbo-Afikpo Mask mma ji

S O L D Igbo-Afikpo Mask mma ji Igbo-Afikpo Mask mma ji. “Yam root knife” (Mma ji) called mask, the bow-like forehead extension represents a machete that was used in field work and used to be a weapon. Mask, "mma ji" Igbo-Afikpo, Nigeria With base Wood, raphia. H 34.5...

Large Burmese Gilt Lacquered Buddha

Large Burmese Gilt Lacquered Buddha

Large Burmese Gilt Lacquered Buddha S O L D Large Burmese Gilt Lacquered Buddha. Lacquered wood in red with gilt highlights, serenely seated with hands in a Bhumisparsha mudra. Mandalay, Burma. 19th century. Height 85 cm. Provenance: The Royal Ontario Museum till 1969...

A Mumuye standing female figure

A Mumuye standing female figure

A Mumuye standing female figure A Mumuye standing female figure, with a ribbed coiffure and with face and body scarifications, 77.5cm high, on a base. (2) Nigeria Provenance The Fowler Museum, UCLA, c. 1988. * The Mumuyes are a people of Nigeria. They speak the Mumuye...

A Lobi figure

A Lobi figure

A Lobi figure Burkina Faso 59.5cm high, on a base. (2) Provenance: Old private collection, UK * The Lobi belong to an ethnic group that originated in what is today Ghana. Starting around 1770, many Lobi peoples migrated into southern Burkina Faso and later into Côte...

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...

Ibo Mwo Mask Nigeria

Ibo Mwo Mask Nigeria

Ibo Mwo Mask Nigeria Height 27 cm. P R O V E N A N C E: Private collection, Paris Ibo Mwo Mask Nigeria, of deeply hollowed form. And pierced around the edge for attachment. The coiffure consisting of black pigment. The face covered with white kaolin. And with...

Good Lega Mask

Good Lega Mask

Good Lega Mask Democratic Republic of Congo High 27 cm. P R O V E N A N C E. Important private French collection, P. C. Lyon Wood, fibre fringe Good Lega Mask, the whitened heart-shaped face with small engraved eyes and mouth. A triangular panel of circlets to each...

Superb Angkor Figure Indra

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...

Rosewood Marble Low Table

Rosewood Marble Low Table

Rosewood Marble Low Table Chinese, Qing Dynasty, late 19th/early 20th century Provenance: From the Estate of Channing S. Jun, M.D., Eastman, Georgia. High 49,5 cm, diameter of top 41 cm. Rosewood Marble Low Table. Chinese rosewood carved tabouret, low or side table...

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Ending: 26th Jan 2020 14:00:00
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THE HIGHLIGHTS OF THIS MONTH

Fine Chinese Boxwood Guanyin (1)
Rare Pottery Striding Horse (7)
Chinese Jade Dragon Seal (4)
Gilt Carved Figure of Amida Nyorai (Amitabha)
Large Burmese Gilt Lacquered Buddha
Superb Japanese Guardian Deity Zochoten (3)
Large Gilt Bronze Figure of Xiwangmu (1)
Fine-Large-Chinese-Scroll-Painting-Signed
Igbo-Afikpo Mask mma ji (1)

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