Monumental Vintage Japanese Imari Porcelain Charger / Plate with motif of Rickshaw and Peafowl. In excellent condition and very large at 14" diameter. Imari porcelain is the name for Japanese porcelain wares made in the town of Arita, in the former Hizen Province, northwestern Kyūshū. They were exported to Europe extensively from the port of Imari, Saga, between the second half of the 17th century and the first half of the 18th century...
Palais Royal Opaline French Blue Glass Beehive Box with Gilt Bronze Setting and Marble Base, ca. 1840, Napoleon III era. 6 3/4" H x 2 1/2" Diameter. In excellent condition. Property from the collection of Dodie Rosekrans, San Francisco, International hostess, generous supporter of the arts, and fashion trendsetter.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Enamel : Cloisonne : Pre 1920 item #1153643 (stock #1814)
A monumental decorative Chinese cloisonne', enamel, brass, Guan Yin riding a Buddhistic Lion, ca. 1920. Spectacular colors decorate the goddess of Mercy and Compassion. The goddess and the dragon separates in to two pieces for storage. Guan Yin holds a clean bottle while riding side saddle. Buddhistic Lion has pleasing smile as does Guan Yin. In very good condition with exception of one small dent on right haunch of lion. 19 1/2" x 17" long.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Chinese Export : Pre 1930 item #1235649 (stock #3041)
Sold as a PAIR: Chinese Cloisonne Lidded Vases, China, ca. 1930s. With floral motif of peonies and green in color. 9" high and in very good condition.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Chinese Export : Pre 1940 item #1049267 (stock #1668)
Griffin Gallery Ancient Art
Sold Only as a Pair: Monumental Chinese Decorative Blue and White Ceramic Foo Dogs, China, ca. 1940. Very heavy in weight for outdoor or indoor use. Male holds brocade ball under foot while Female has foot on Cub. Some repair to tailcondition. 31" high x 12" wide x 16" long. Ex: Angela Lamm collection, New York.