WHO WE ARE

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

Learn from the top thought leaders in the industry.

Gilt Carved Figure of Amida Nyorai (Amitabha)

Gilt Carved Figure of Amida Nyorai (Amitabha)

Gilt Carved Figure of Amida Nyorai (Amitabha) Gilt Carved Figure of Amida Nyorai (Amitabha). gilt carved figure of Amida with applied jewels with cloud mandala (detached),  Edo period (1615 - !868), Japan, high 37 cm. Provenance: From the unique collection of  Patrick...

Unique Ebonised Shrine with Izuna Gongen

Unique Ebonised Shrine with Izuna Gongen

Unique Ebonised Shrine with Izuna Gongen Unique Ebonised Shrine with Izuna Gongen. The zushi in the form of a gong, the interior carved with a figure of Izuna Gongen standing on a fox, with two armed attendants, door missing, Meiji period, Japan, 26cm wide Provenance:...

Rare Polychrome Wood Figure Taishakuten

Rare Polychrome Wood Figure Taishakuten

Rare Polychrome Wood Figure Taishakuten Rare Polychrome Wood Figure Taishakuten.  Standing carving of a warrior Taishakuten, using the yosegi zukuri technique, gofun, lacquer and pigment with mother-of-pearl inlay, on an associated stand. Muromachi period (1336-1573),...

Large Burmese Gilt Lacquered Buddha

Large Burmese Gilt Lacquered Buddha

Large Burmese Gilt Lacquered Buddha 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 From a...

Superb Japanese Guardian Deity Zochoten

Superb Japanese Guardian Deity Zochoten

Superb Japanese Guardian Deity Zochoten Superb Japanese Guardian Deity Zochoten. Of yosegi-zukuri construction, the figure of Zochoten, one of the Four Heavenly Kings,  standing on two subdued demons, the right hand at the hip and the other raised above his head, the...

Large Gilt Bronze Figure of Xiwangmu

Large Gilt Bronze Figure of Xiwangmu

Large Gilt Bronze Figure of Xiwangmu Large Gilt Bronze Figure of Xiwangmu . The Daoist Queen Mother of the West sits with both feet pendent holding the Peaches of Immortality (pantao) in both hands. She is dressed in heavy robes, and wears a phoenix-form headdress....

Brown-Glazed Pear Shaped Bottle Vase

Brown-Glazed Pear Shaped Bottle Vase

Brown-Glazed Pear Shaped Bottle Vase Brown-Glazed Pear Shaped Bottle Vase. The pear-shaped body raised on a knife-pared foot rim and surmounted by slender neck rising to a flared  mouth, covered overall with glossy dark brown glaze that thins on the neck and ends in...

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...

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THE HIGHLIGHTS OF THIS MONTH

Gilt Carved Figure of Amida Nyorai (Amitabha) (1)
Mountains Hook Mask Bahinemo (1)
Large Gilt Bronze Figure of Xiwangmu (1)
Rare Polychrome Wood Figure Taishakuten (1)
Superb Japanese Guardian Deity Zochoten (2)
Rare Polychrome Wood Figure Taishakuten (2)
Superb Japanese Guardian Deity Zochoten (4)
Large Burmese Gilt Lacquered Buddha (1)
Unique Ebonised Shrine with Izuna Gongen (1)

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