Category Archives: Asian Art

Works of Asian Art

19C Japanese Signed Bone Inro with Birds and Erotic Scenes

19C Japanese Signed Bone Inro with Birds and Erotic Scenes. GLORIOUSLY NAUGHTY 19th Century Japanese bone Inro……from circa 1860. The inro is made of 4 interlocking sections……held togerther with a draw-string and a bone bauble. On one side there is a carved an painted scene of birds and foliage…..on the other side……well lets say……a Happy…

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19C Anglo Indian Sikh Regiment Military Watercolor

19C Anglo Indian Sikh Regiment Military Watercolor . BEAUTIFUL AND RARE 19th Century original military watercolor. From Colonial India……. in the time of the Raj……circa 1880. The painting depicts an Indian Regiment during Colonial Indian times. The Sikh Regiment is a 19 battalion strong, infantry regiment of the Indian Army, drawing a bulk of its…

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19C Oil on Canvas of Raj or Prince with Tiger

19C Oil on Canvas of Raj or Prince with Tiger. Nice 19th Century Oil on Canvas depicting a Raj or Indian Prince relaxing with his Bengali Tiger on his palatial rug holding his ceremonial sword. Artist unknown…….circa 1890. RAJ: Raj (Hindi: राज) in different contexts means “rule”, “king”, “ruler”, “emperor” or “royalty” in the Sanskrit…

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Early 20C Handpainted Persian Plaque in Khatam Mosaic Frame

Early 20C Handpainted Persian Plaque in Khatam Mosaic Frame. Lovely little hand-painted bone plaque in Persian Khatam mosaic frame……Polo scene……circa 1920. There are a number of reproductions of this type of plaque on the market……. but if one looks closely at the hand-painting on this, you can see the obvious difference in quality in painting…

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19C Chinese Hand painted Silk Collage of Exotic Birds

19C Chinese Hand painted Silk Collage of Exotic Birds. Lovely rare collage of Four Chinese hand-painted silk panels of exotic birds and birds of paradise …….. from circa 1850. 19C Chinese Hand painted Silk Collage of Exotic Birds. Newly framed. Each panel is matted in a gold matte panel. Some slight foxing on the silks………….. consistent…

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19C Chinese Hand painted Silk Collage of Chinese Tortures

19C Chinese Hand painted Silk Collage of Chinese Tortures. Extremely rare collage of Four Chinese hand-painted silks of Chinese torture techniques……..from circa 1850. Framed in new frame……each panel is matted in a gold matte. 19C Chinese Hand painted Silk Collage of Chinese Tortures. 19C Chinese Hand painted Silk Collage of Chinese Tortures. What is Silk Painting?…

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