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Square Print
Square Print "Mindfulness" by Maki Haku
$575   item #1304631

Poem 69-54

Maki Haku (1924-2000)

Mixed media embossed

#179/202

Size: 12" X 12"

Maki Haku received no formal training in the visual arts but was inspired by Onchi Koshiro. Maki Haku exhibited his works in the Print Biennale in 1957 and 1960.

Ref: Brannen, Noah, Elliott, William and Maki, Haku. Festive Wine: Ancient Japanese Poems from the Kinkafu. New York: Walker/Weatherhill, 1969.

Chinese Metal Junk Ship
Chinese Metal Junk Ship
Sold; Thank You. New York, NY   item #1304631

Chinese Metal Junk Ship Objet

Republic Period or later

Size: Length 16cm Width 6.5cm Height 19cm

The ship is mounted on a carved wooden base in the form of rolling waves. The ship is equipped with small cannons, an anchor, and other elements often found on ships. A four character phrase is inscribed on one end of the boat.

Lohan Riding Mythical Bull Hua Zhiyou
Lohan Riding Mythical Bull Hua Zhiyou
Sold Thank You. New York, NY   item #1304257

Luohan

Attributed to Hua Zhiyou

Qing Dynasty

Size: Length 17.2cm Height 27cm

From a California estate collection.

Hua Zhiyou was active during the Daoguang era near the end of the Qing dynasty and often painted views of luohan engaged in various activities. This example shows on luohan riding a bull-like creature.

Chinese Agate Tripod Censer
Chinese Agate Tripod Censer
Sold; Thank You. London, UK   item #1304189

Chinese Agate Tripod Censer

19th-20th century

Size: Diameter 12.5cm Height 18cm

Though the censer is small for its size, the work might have adorned the shelf of a studio or a collector of carved Chinese hard stones. The overall designs are often seen with stone carvings from the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

Chinese Brass Tripod Censer
Chinese Brass Tripod Censer
Inquire   item #1304188

Chinese Brass Tripod Censer

Republic Period

Size: Diameter 9.3cm Height: 7cm

The body having facets while the overall structure is a style seen in traditional Chinese censers. The bottom of the censer contain a Ming Xuande mark, where many notable censers (though those are made from Bronze) were made during the Ming dynasty. The work comes from a period much later than the period.

Chinese Jade Plaque Pendant II
Chinese Jade Plaque Pendant II
$950   item #1303933

Chinese Jade Plaque Pendant

Post-1980

Size: Length 3.6cm Width 0.6cm Height: 5.6cm

An interesting rectangular Jade carving in the form of a typical Qing period style Jade pendant. On one side is a view similar to the scene of the Ode to the Orchid Pavillion and the other side a poetic inscription.

Chinese Painting of Geese Amongst Reeds
Chinese Painting of Geese Amongst Reeds
Sold; Thank You. New York, NY   item #1303932

Geese Amongst Reeds

Attributed to Bian Shoumin (1684-1752)

Size: Painting: Length 22cm Width 28cm Frame:Length 43.8cm Width 43.5cm

The small album-size painting of geese done in the manner often done by the noted Qing artist, Bian Shoumin. Known as one of the eight eccentrics of Yangzhou, Bian Shoumin was known for his paintings of Geese and many examples survive. Interestingly, many of the styles and techniques seen by the artists of the eight eccentrics of Yangzhou later influenced... Click for details

Chinese Monochrome Landscape Painting
Chinese Monochrome Landscape Painting
Sold; Thank You. New York, NY   item #1303931

Monochrome Literati Landscape

Attributed to Wang Jian (1598-1677)

Size: Length 24.5cm Height 29cm

Although the work is attributed to the famous Ming dynasty literati painter, Wang Jian, succeeding artists during the Qing dynasty continued the tradition in the form of the orthodox school of landscape painting. In Japan, works and examples from the Four Wangs paved the way for the literati tradition to develop in the 18th and 19th centuries.

Chinese Jade Plaque Pendant
Chinese Jade Plaque Pendant
$900   item #1303731

Chinese Jade Plaque Pendant

Late 20th century

Size: Length 3.5cm Width 0.7cm Height 5.2cm

A Chinese poem is carved on one side of the pendant and the other side a landscape-like view with a few literati scholars sitting at a table near a pine tree. The piece is done in jade and is a recent work influenced from examples from the Qing Dynasty.

Chinese Satin Embroidery of Daoist Deities
Chinese Satin Embroidery of Daoist Deities
$1500   item #1303726

Chinese Satin Weave Embroidery Textile

19th century

Size: Length 189cm Width 74cm

From a Pebble Beach, CA estate.

An interesting Chinese satin weave embroidery depicting the Daoist deities of Xiwangmu and Fulushou. The two bats flying above the deities are holding auspicious symbols and the deities have auspicious symbolism embedded in the clothing they are wearing. Often these textiles were used for auspicious occasions in the past.

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