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1950s Asian Art and Furniture

Japanese Bronze Vase with Marbleized Patina
Japanese Bronze Vase with Marbleized Patina
Vintage 1950s Japanese Showa Vases
Bronze
Japanese bronze vase with marbleized patina. Showa period, early 20th century.
Japanese Bronze Vase with Marbleized Patina
Japanese Bronze Vase with Marbleized Patina
Vintage 1950s Japanese Showa Vases
Bronze
Japanese bronze vase with marbleized patina having bulbous body with elongated neck. Showa period, 20th century.
Kutani Japanese Divided Dish Serving Set on a Lazy Susan Rotating Base
Kutani Japanese Divided Dish Serving Set on a L...
Kutani Studio
Vintage 1950s Japanese Japonisme Platters and Serveware
Porcelain
Kutani Japanese divided seven piece dish serving set on a lazy Susan rotating base, circa 1950s-1960s, on a black lacquered rotating bowl on a raised stand/base. Scalloped round cent...
Okiie Hashimoto Limited Edition Japanese Woodblock Print of Temple Entance
Okiie Hashimoto Limited Edition Japanese Woodbl...
Okiie Hashimoto
Vintage 1950s Japanese Modern Prints
Paper
A wonderfully composed and subtly colored woodblock print by renowned Japanese woodblock artist Okiie Hashimoto titled "Ote Entrance". The print is stamped, hand signed, titled, numb...
1950s Eight-Panel Ivory Lacquered Chinoiserie Folding Screen or Room Divider
1950s Eight-Panel Ivory Lacquered Chinoiserie F...
Vintage 1950s Chinese Chinoiserie Paintings and Screens
Brass, Lacquer, Paint, Wood
Spectacular double-sided eight-panel Chinese wooden folding screen coated in an unusual ivory lacquer. The main side has a polychrome painted palace scene with beautiful decorative d...
Pair of Japanese Satsuma Fish Bowls, Midcentury Private Collection
Pair of Japanese Satsuma Fish Bowls, Midcentury...
Vintage 1950s Japanese Chinese Export Ceramics
Porcelain
Stands are available.  
Large Framed Silk Embroidery of a Pair of Cranes
Large Framed Silk Embroidery of a Pair of Cranes
Vintage 1950s Chinese Paintings and Screens
Silk
Midcentury large framed silk embroidery of a pair of cranes Dimensions: 56” H X 29” W X 2" D.
Showa Period Gin-Bari Cloisonné Vase by Tamura
Showa Period Gin-Bari Cloisonné Vase by Tamura
Vintage 1950s Japanese Showa Vases
A Showa period gin-bari cloisonné vase by Tamura, the turquoise body decorated with a spray of daisies in translucent enamel over silver and turquoise foil, chrome mounts, stamped on...
Tadashi Nakayama Horse Woodblock Print circa 1950's
Tadashi Nakayama Horse Woodblock Print circa 19...
Tadashi Nakayama
Vintage 1950s Japanese Prints
Wood, Paint, Paper
Rare, large and impressive Tadashi Nakayama Horse Woodblock or woodcut from 1958 found in period frame. Nakayama is best known for creating carefully executed prints and for his hors...
Pair of Black and Gold Asian Lamps
Pair of Black and Gold Asian Lamps
Unknown
Vintage 1950s Chinese Chinoiserie Table Lamps
Metal
Pair of black and gold Asian lamps, circa 1950s. They have been rewired and are ready to use. The price noted below includes the shades.
Rare Tadashi Nakayama Japanese Woodblock Print
Rare Tadashi Nakayama Japanese Woodblock Print
Tadashi Nakayama
Vintage 1950s Japanese Modern Prints
Paper
This wonderfully designed, abstract work titled "Buffoonery" is by esteemed Japanese print maker Tadashi Nakayama. The print is pencil signed and dated 1958. A very rare and hard to ...
Midcentury Double Sided Eight-Panel Coromandel Lacquered Screen
Midcentury Double Sided Eight-Panel Coromandel ...
Vintage 1950s Chinese Paintings and Screens
Wood, Lacquer
Midcentury double-sided eight-panel Coromandel lacquered decorated screen. China, 1950s.
Japanese Two-Panel Screen "Spring Mist in Kyoto"
Vintage 1950s Japanese Paintings and Screens
Kyoto landscape featuring Kyomizu Shrine in all its glory in the Higashiyama Hills. Artist signature and seal read: Asami Kojo Mineral pigments on mulberry paper with mica dust mist.
Tansu Chest from Japan, Showa Period, Mid-20th ...
Vintage 1950s Japanese Showa Furniture
Brass, Elm, Cedar
A Tansu chest of drawers from Japan. Showa period, mid-20th century. Clear cedar, with elmwood in red finish on the top and sides. Six drawers, metal pulls.
Japanese Two-Panel Screen, Abstract Bamboo Fore...
Vintage 1950s Japanese Paintings and Screens
Mineral pigments on paper.
Tibetan 20th Century Bronze Statue of Tara
Vintage 1950s Tibetan Tibetan More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture
Bronze
Massive bronze statue weighing almost 20 kg. Tara is considered the mother of all Buddhas, represents the feminine energy. In Tibetan Buddhism, Tara symbolizes divinity in her femini...
Vintage Chinese Floral Table Lamp
Vintage 1950s Chinese Table Lamps
Porcelain
A circa 1950s Chinese porcelain table lamp with floral decoration on a gold background.
Luxury 1950s Dunhill Aquarium Oversized Table L...
Dunhill
Vintage 1950s English Mid-Century Modern Sculptures and Carvings
Chrome, Lucite
We are delighted to offer for sale is this very rare original 1950s handmade in England oversized Dunhill Aquarium table lighter Ben Shillingford (1904-2000) worked for Dunhill in...
1950s Dunhill Aquarium Oversized Table Lighter ...
Dunhill
Vintage 1950s British Mid-Century Modern Sculptures and Carvings
Chrome, Lucite
We are delighted to offer for sale is this very rare original 1950s handmade in England oversized Dunhill Aquarium table lighter They are all exceptionally rare, each piece is a o...
1950s Dunhill Aquarium Oversized Table Lighter ...
Dunhill
Vintage 1950s English Mid-Century Modern Sculptures and Carvings
Chrome, Lucite
We are delighted to offer for same is this very rare original 1950’s handmade in England oversized Dunhill Aquarium table lighter. They are all exceptionally rare, each piece is a...
Vintage Engraved Wood Panel
Vintage 1950s Japanese More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture
Vintage Showa period Japanese keyaki wood panel. Engraved and painted depiction of three young boys in traditional kimonos were a gift to Mr. Suzuki. The kanji lettering translates t...
Fujian Side Chest
Vintage 1950s Chinese Furniture
Elm
Vintage side chest from the Fujian province which is known for their hand painting on furniture. The top section has beautiful intricate drawings of vases with flowers. The chest is ...
Seymour Rosofsky Brutalism Painting, 1950s. Jew...
Seymour Rosofsky
Vintage 1950s American Brutalist Paintings and Screens
Canvas
Seymour Rosofsky (1924-1981) Brutalism painting, 1950s. Oil of canvas in goldframe with glass. Listed artist. Jewish artist. Size: 50.0 x 60.0 cm (W x H), incl. frame: 72.0 x 82.0 ...
1850s Solid Satinwood Superbly Handcrafted Benc...
Vintage 1950s More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture
Satinwood is a rare and an extremely expensive wood. It is used in furniture only for inlay. A bench like this could have been made only for a very wealthy and important person. The ...
Pair of Japanese Red Lacquer Side Tables
Vintage 1950s Japanese Furniture
Wood
An interesting and useful pair of vintage Japanese red lacquer side tables. The aprons have inset green ribbed details and the legs are gracefully shaped.
Handcrafted Thai Carved Wood Elephant, circa 1950s
Unknown
Vintage 1950s Thai Folk Art Sculptures and Carvings
Wood
A rustic and weathered carving of an elephant probably used as a pull toy or just a display item with a secret chamber. Extensive wear with some loss. A charming rustic and eccentric...
Vintage 1950s Chinese Blue and White Hex-Pot
Vintage 1950s Chinese Ceramics
Ceramic
This hexagonal shaped pot is a classic item. Each of the six sides illustrates a segment of an Ancient Chinese story.
Handcrafted Vintage Stuffed Fabric Embroidered ...
Unknown
Vintage 1950s German Folk Art More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture
Fabric
This handmade in India multi-color fabrics toy is truly a nice addition to your room . A vintage small elephant, stuffed, embroidered and decorated with small mirrors and glass pearl...
Japanese Garden Lantern
Vintage 1950s Japanese More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture
Iron
A vintage cast iron Japanese garden lantern with chain and hook for hanging.
Pair of Akari 10A Floor Lamps by Isamu Noguchi
Ozeki & Co. Ltd., Akari
Vintage 1950s Japanese Anglo-Japanese Floor Lamps
Metal
Pair of Akari 10A floor lamps by Isamu Noguchi. The shade is made from handmade washi paper and bamboo ribs with Noguchi Akari manufacturer's stamp. Akari light sculptures by Isamu N...
Junichiro Sekino Limited Edition Japanese Woodb...
Junichiro Sekino
Vintage 1950s Japanese Modern Prints
Paper
A very whimsical and elegantly composed portraiture/ print of a young girl with small bird resting playfully on her finger. This print is signed, dated (1956) and numbered (25/100) b...
Pair of Large Japanese Lacquer Fan Trays
Vintage 1950s Japanese Lacquer
Wood
A pair of lacquer trays, with stands. Scattered design on black lacquer background. Gold at edges. Stands included.
Vintage Silver Plate Paper Clip in the Form of ...
Vintage 1950s British Sheffield and Silverplate
Silver Plate
Vintage silver plate paper clip in the form of a dog, circa 1950s Dimensions: Size: 15.2 x 6.3 x 3 cm Weight: 245 grams total Condition: Minor wear and tear from general...
Turkish Oushak Carpet, 1950s, Handmade Oriental...
Vintage 1950s Turkish Oushak Turkish Rugs
Wool
West Anatolia is one of the largest weaving regions in Turkey. Since the 15th century, Turkish rugs have always been on top of the list for having fine oriental rugs. Oushak rugs su...
Mid-Century Modern Italian Room Screen after Pi...
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Paintings and Screens
A stylish Italian room divider or screen with four wooden panels and an etching after Piranesi (1720-1778). The Saint Peter place in Rome with the St. Peter's Basilica as a backgroun...
20th Century Elmwood Chinese Couple of Chairs
Chinese school
Vintage 1950s French Chinese Export Chairs
Wood
A couple of elmwood Chinese chairs, from a European private collection.
Pair of Midcentury Original Hand-Painted Tibeta...
Vintage 1950s Tibetan Anglo-Japanese Paintings
Pair of midcentury original hand-painted Tibetan Watercolors, circa 1950s Dimensions 23.5" W x 30” H.
Pair of Early 1900s Asian Watercolors Mounted i...
Vintage 1950s Asian Chinese Export Paintings
Glass, Wood, Paper
Pair of early 1900s Asian watercolors mounted in custom frames. Great for almost any room and to add to your collection Dimensions 24” W x 30” L.
Unusual Chinese Gilded Horse Sculpture
Vintage 1950s Chinese Chinoiserie Sculptures and Carvings
An unusual Chinese horse sculpture. Carved and gilded wood, has great presence, measuring approximate 45" L., on a pedestal.
Mid Century, Red and Black Lacquered Demilune T...
Vintage 1950s Japanese Furniture
Hardwood
Mid-Century, Japanese demilune tea table (pair available, priced and sold separately.)
Tall Gold Gilt Polychrome Wood Standing Statue ...
Vintage 1950s Asian Chinese Export Figurative Sculptures
Wood
Elegant and tall standing gold gilt Buddha sculpture.
Kiyoshi Saito Japanese Woodblock Print
Kiyoshi Saitō
Vintage 1950s Japanese Modern Prints
Paper
A richly colored and quietly composed portrait/ woodblock print by famed Japanese printmaker Kiyoshi Saito. Many consider Saito to be one of the most important, if not the most impor...
Large Moroccan Round Brass Tray Table on Foldin...
Unknown
Vintage 1950s Moroccan Moorish Tray Tables
Brass, Mahogany
Engraved and embossed large 45 inches round Moroccan brass tray table. Polished brass tray, very good condition, standing on folding mahogany base with six legs. Very hard to find 45...
Hand-Carved Sugar Grinder Side Table from Indon...
Vintage 1950s Indonesian Folk Art End Tables
Wood
A superb sugar grinder from Indonesia, hand-carved from a single piece of solid dark wood. Early 20th century. Can be used as an end table or as a pedestal.
Victorian Style Custom Made Ornate Carved Weddi...
Unknown
Vintage 1950s Indian Anglo Raj More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture
Teak
A solid teak wood hand-carved and handcrafted chess table with the squares inlaid with bones and buffalo horn. It was made on commission in Central India and was part of the dowry g...
Wooden Element of Chinese Presentation Peice
Vintage 1950s Asian Chinese Export Architectural Elements
Wooden Element of Chinese presentation peice from the 20th Century. Comes apart in 14 pieces h: 164cm, l: 75cm, p: 45cm
Indonesian Paddy Hat
Vintage 1950s Indonesian More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture
Vintage Indonesian paddy hat. Hand-beaded in beautiful shades of reds and blues and originally given as a wedding gift. Now mounted on a black metal stand, Sumatra, circa 1950s.    
Pair of Original Vintage 1950s Chinoiserie Figu...
Unknown
Vintage 1950s Chinese Chinoiserie Paintings and Screens
These are so very Hollywood Regency/ chinoiserie style. The pair are a signed, beautifully framed and double matted paintings of a male and female figure. From a very upscale 1950s-1...
1950s Bellhop National Animated Sign Co. Double...
National Animated Sign Co.
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Historical Memorabilia
Metal
This is a Lighted Bellhop National Animated Sign Co. double-sided that is Manufactured by National Animated Co. These bellhop signs were developed in the late 1940s and patented in 1...
White Waxed Elm Bench
Vintage 1950s Chinese Furniture
Elmwood bench with side support bars was originally used to practice martial arts. Place at the end of a bed or in the living room for extra seating. White waxed.
Isamu Noguchi Akari 10A Floor Lamp
Ozeki & Co. Ltd., Akari
Vintage 1950s Japanese Anglo-Japanese Floor Lamps
Metal
Isamu Noguchi Akari 10A floor lamp. The shade is made from handmade washi paper and bamboo ribs with Noguchi Akari manufacturer's stamp. Akari light sculptures by Isamu Noguchi are c...
Chinese Blue and White Lidded Ginger Jars
Vintage 1950s Chinese Ceramics
Chinese blue and white lidded ginger jars.
Large Vintage 1950's Round Tabriz Persian Rug
Vintage 1950s Persian Persian Rugs
Wool
A very large, hand-knotted Persian rug originating from North West Persia, specifically the region of Tabriz. The rug measures 4.06m x 4.06m overall, it would have been an engineerin...
Large Vintage Hand-Carved Asian Large Cinnabar ...
Unknown
Vintage 1950s Chinese Chinese Export Lacquer
Brass, Wood
Vintage hand-carved Asian large cinnabar lacquered chest with cedar lined interior Hand-carved vintage Asian large cinnabar lacquered chest with cedar lined interior. Carving Asian ...
Wooden Chinese Element Hand-Painted Wood
Vintage 1950s Asian Chinese Export Architectural Elements
Wood
Wooden Chinese Element hand painted wood. h:178cm, l: 102cm, p: 60cm
French Double Curtains Oak Document Cabinet, 1950s
Vintage 1950s French Furniture
Oak
Very nice curtains oak document cabinet from the 1950s. Nice patina.
Mid Century American Sundial
Vintage 1950s Sundials
Marble, Iron
A fluted column serves as a platform to hold this detailed iron sundial inscribed with the words "Light Following Darkness"
Large Vintage Asian Crackle Wear Blue and White...
Unknown
Vintage 1950s Chinese Chinese Export Ceramics
Ceramic
Vintage large Asian crackle wear blue dragon ceramic serving bowl. In the style of Chinese export porcelain. Chinese export porcelain includes a wide range of Chinese porcelain tha...
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