Zen scroll, ink on paper, Edo period, C.1800, signed Dokuan, Kakejiku (vertical hanging scroll), ink on paper featuring a passage of a poem by eighth century Chan Buddhist recluse Hanshan, 'White clouds embracing the hidden stones', the artwork exc
A Japanese "Mikuni"; Cash Register Encased in wood with brass fittings, Taisho period, a metal plate on reverse with number 8576 and the word light with other calligraphy, very good patina, note: Mikuni Corporation was established in 1923, height 38
A Chinese hand scroll with jade teminals & clasp, Suzhou Art Studio, inscribed by artist Guo XI & Calligrapher Zha Shibiao, a panel of calligraphy & painted with a birds on flowering & fruiting branches, eleven red seals, including the Empr
Dai Jitao (1891 - 1949), Calligraphy. Ink on paper, hanging scroll. Signed and inscribed, with one seal of the artist, and one of the collector, 39.3 cm x 72 cm. Provenance: Collection of Wang Weili. Collection of Wang's family in NSW Australia, with a col
A heavy Chinese silver dragon handled trophy cup by Luen Wo of Shanghai, classical form, the body with single relief dragon on plain ground with three engraved rows of calligraphy, the ornate handles as sinuous sculpted dragons, plain spreading circular ba
Anonymous, Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), a Chinese painted scroll depicting the Tang Poet Li Bai, signed BADA Shanren (1626 -, after 1705), after Zhu Da, ink and colour on paper, framed, illustrating the famed Tang poet Li Bai (701-762), who raises his ink bru
Farhad and Shrin, Hyderabad late 18th century, gouache and gold on paper, laid down on album page, with nasta'liq calligraphy verso, album page 314mm x 240mm. Provenance: From the collection of Lockwood de Forest II (1850-1932) and by descent to its curren
A Chinese cup and saucer, hand painted with gilt inner rim, figural and garden decoration, of cherry blossoms and bamboo with calligraphy markings to the right of each figure, old label affixed to base reads 'Chien Lung'; good condition some small chips to
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