Works of Art
Discover our Collection of Chinese Antique Works of Art
A Ming Bronze ‘Mythical Beast’ Carving paper/scroll weight.
L.7cm, W.4.5cm, H.3.5cm
A 19th century Chinese carved yellow wax Huanglashi Scholar’s stone and stand.
A Chinese perfumier finely carved in boxwood, depicting scholars beside a pavilion.
A beautiful 19th century flambe-glazed vase in a globular shape covered with a streaked glaze of reddish purple and milky blue on the exterior. The glaze stops neatly at the mouth rim and foot ring.
D.10.7cm x H.33cm
A Qianlong period (1736 – 1795) Chinese blue and white dish with landscape scene and floral decoration on the rim, depicting the 3 friends (prunus, pine, bamboo) of winter, the only trees that stay green in the winter.
Diameter: 42 cm
Kangxi period (1662-1722) Famille verte rosewater sprinkler, made for the Ottoman market, mounted with Turkish silver, the porcelain decorated with flowers.
Diameter 5cm x H.20cm
Kangxi period (1662-1722) blue and white jar decorated with Chinese lady called “Long Elisa”, very unusual with the different animals and ladies ( birds, fox, rabbit..) and panels of flowers, silver cover and mount.
Diameter 6.5cm x H.18cm
Pair of Chinese hexagonal shape vase with animal handles in Canton famille rose decorated with figural scenes, birds and flowers. Good condition.
Height 31.5 cm, Base. 10×8.5 cm
19th century Chinese white jade finely carved as a standing boy with a jovial expression. his both hands carrying a stalk bearing a large lotus blossom and leaf.
H.6 cm, W.4.5 cm
A rare Ming Dynasty bronze incense burner depicting a sitting dog with its head and pointed muzzle held up high.
19th century Chinese white jade carving of Guanyin holding a lotus spray accompanied by a boy and seated in a cave. There is small natural russet on the back of the cave.
Qianlong (1736-1795) spinach green jade circular “shou” box and cover. The shou is an auspicious character.
Diameter 7.5cm x H.3.5cm
Circa 1850. Chinese “Peking glass” yellow bowl with quatrefoil rim.
L.23cm x H.6.8cm x W.17cm
A Chinese brush carved in boxwood, depicting two chi dragons. Circa 1800
19th century finely carved Chinese boxwood Shou-lao (god of longevity).
19th century brushrest in a shape of an Immortal, holding a branch with peaches, carved in root wood.
W.5cm x H.21cm
Ming Dynasty (1368-1644) Chinese bronze figure of Laozi on a water buffalo, very finely cast.
W.18cm x H.23cm
A 19th century Chinese Opium table carved in Hongmu, each side with an open panel, the front with a long drawer.
Top 86 x 43 cm
L.103 cm x H.32 cm
A set of four 19th century Chinese Hongmu nest-of-tables. Each apron is decorated with fine floral pattern, and their legs are elegantly carved and imitating bamboo.
H: 40.9, 51.1, 61.3, 71.2cm
W: 22.3, 27.2, 31.5, 36.0cm
L: 33.4, 38.8, 44.3, 50.0cm
A 19th century single Chinese hongmu stool. Simply and finely carved with auspicious cloud patterns on four stretchers.
Top 55.8cm x 55cm x H. 56cm
19th century Chinese elegant red Peking Glass vase, imitating marble effect.
Diameter 6.4cm x H.21cm
A Chinese Ming Dynasty gilt bronze dog, finely cast as greyhound. Cast recumbent, the bronze greyhound is resting flat on its limps, with head raised looking straight ahead and tail curled on its flank.
Chinese wooden carved seal in bamboo with a cat on top and Chinese inscriptions on the bottom.
十九世紀末木雕(貓)印章 (河北省涞水县張克剛) 款
H: 3.8cm x W:2.4cm
A 19th century Chinese wooden miniature abacus.
Length.5cm , Width.3cm, Height.1cm
A 19th century Chinese wooden garden seat carved in Hongmu, the circular top above an X frame strap work, in a barrel shape.
十九世纪 红木坐墩 桶形绳结纹饰。
Diameter 35cm x H.49.3cm
18th century Chinese Bamboo Brushpot with Scholar Gathering, signed by Shaoxi, a famous bamboo carver in the Qianlong period (1736-95).
Diameter 6.2cm x 12.3cm
Circa 1840. Pair of Canton famille rose porcelain vases decorated with figural scenes, birds and flowers. Unusual size. Small hairline on the top of one.
Diameter 20cm x H.62cm
An elegant Chinese mirror with a frame carved in Hongmu, imitating bamboo.
W.27.0cm x H.31.5cm
19th century Chinese silver dish, with two Chilung dragons on each sides, and a monograms at the top.
Diameter 25cm x H.2cm
Jiaqing period (1796-1820) pair of unusual Cloisonné candle holders, decorated with butterflies amongst clouds.
Diameter 9.5cm x H.4.5cm
An 18th century bronze scroll weight in a shape of a lion holding a Linzhi in his mouth, very elegant feet position.
L.5cm x H.3.2cm
A 19th century album of 12 paintings depicting scenes of ancient Chinese ordinary life.
H.23.1cm x W.16.4cm
Pair of Chinese rice paper paintings depicting court personage next to a table with vases on stands and the other probably his wife playing Chinese chess (weiqi).
W: 24.8cm outside 15.2cm inside
H: 32cm outside 22.8cm inside
A 18th century Chinese Bamboo wrist-rest depicting landscape and figures. Two Chinese characters carved on the back, ming guang 鳴官.
Length: 21.2cm, Width: 6.2cm
A circa 1820 Chinese Hongmu table-top cabinet (Duo Bao Ge) on a rectangular carved apron, which can be considered both as a stand and as a miniature piece of furniture.
W.44cm x H.51.4cm x D.12.6cm
18th Century Chinese Bamboo box nicely carved in a shape of a melon, with carving of a gourd.
H. 8cm x W. 11cm
An 19th century fine white jade skilfully worked of archaistic bi form, the circular plaque pierced at the middle, depicting fish leaping over dragon gate.
D. 5.5 cm
A Qing dynasty bamboo carving (brush rest) of Libai (drunk poet) .
L.6.5cm, W.4cm, H.3cm
19th century Chinese white jade carving in the form of kitten beside a recumbent cat. The stone is of an even white tone with some russet inclusions.
Height: 3 cm, Length: 5.5 cm
A 17th Century Chinese elephant form scroll-weight.
L: 14cm x H: 7 cm
A Chinese bamboo carving representing a toad.
L. 4.2, W. 3cm, H. 2cm
A 17th century Chinese bronze mythical beast (bixie)
L: 4cm x H: 4.5cm
A 18th century Chinese Scholar’s brush rest in Aloes wood depicting a dozzing boy.
Width: 3cm, Diameter: 7cm