A colorful Chinese reverse decorated, mirror backed painting of a standing Courtesan with circular drop out symbolic depictions of the fruits of hospitality and the books of knowledge, original wood frame with metal hanger. China, c. 1840. Minor flaking. Dimensions: 10 1/4" W X 38 1/4" H
An early Asian ceremonial scroll, hand painted silk mounted on paper with gilt applique depicting heaven and underworld with a central multi-headed diety. China origin, late 18th c., probably Tibetan. Custom matted & gilt framed. Dimensions, framed: 39" H x 16 1/4" W
A large, high quality Canton blue and white ginger jar with drop out chinoiserie decoration, mounted as a lamp, including a custom mahogany cap and classic footed base, with silk shade. China, c. 1900. Overall dimensions are 18" dia. x 28" H.
Chinese cloisonne lamp circa 1880. Flowering branches entwined on a bamboo fence with a bird swooping in, all on a pale robin's egg blue ground. Originally a vase, later electrified. Some minor old glaze lines. No dents or repairs. Excellent original condition. Measures 28 inches to the top of the harp, 16 inches to the top of the vase, and 6 inches across. This item is on display in our gallery at Old Saybrook Antiques Center and can be seen in-person by visiting 756 Middlesex Tpke Old Saybrook, CT 06475. For hours of operation visit: http://www.OldSaybrookAntiquesCenter.com If you wish to browse our entire available inventory please go to OneofaKindAntiques.com. We also offer a consultation service AntiquesConsultant.com, ... as well as an online price guide at PriceMyItem.com. Connecticut residents and buyers picking up in Connecticut please add the CT state sales tax. Buyers outside the USA are responsible for any taxes, tariffs or customs that might apply.
19th Century Chinese rosewood stand with marble top. Measures 16.75 inches high and 11 inches square. Original condition c1880 This piece is on display in our gallery at Old Saybrook Antiques Center and can be seen in-person by visiting 756 Middlesex Turnpike, Old Saybrook, CT 06475. For gallery hours, please visit http://www.OldSaybrookAntiquesCenter.com