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Material: Lacquer
Gilt Carved Wood Gilt Seated Temple Shrine Thai Siam Asian Serene Buddha
Located in Studio City, CA
A finely carved and detailed seated wood temple shrine Buddha. Likely Northern Thai or lower Burmese. This particular Buddha has a wonderful serene expression. He sits cross-legg...
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Early 20th Century Thai Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Lacquer, Wood, Giltwood

Burmese Shan Reclining Parinirvâna Gilt Lacquered Buddha, 19thC
Located in Porto, PT
A fine Burmese, Shan, 19thC Parinirvâna gilt lacquered Buddha very well carved in reclining position.
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19th Century Burmese Antique Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Gold Leaf

Chung Hsing Chinese Genuine Cinnabar Carved Lacquer Box, circa 1900
Located in Vero Beach, FL
This extraordinary cinnabar lacquer box is a masterpiece and exemplary among the highest level of intricate masterful ancient Chinese traditional carving. The lacquer, which is appli...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Chinoiserie Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

Materials

Enamel

Japanese Gilt Seated Kannon Figure, circa 1850
Located in Chicago, IL
Intricately carved and finished with gilt black lacquer, this seated figure depicts the bodhisattva Guanyin, known in Japanese Buddhism as Kannon. Described as the "Buddha of Infinit...
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Mid-19th Century Japanese Edo Antique Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood, Lacquer

Chinese Cinnabar Elephant
Located in New York, NY
Wonderful decorative elephant figure in red cinnabar. We believe this item is Chinese export, circa 1970s, the elephant shows some loss to the red finish on the top of the hind end, ...
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Mid-20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Lacquer

Japanese Lacquered and Gilt Wood Buddhism Statue from Edo Period
Located in Atlanta, GA
An exceptional and wood statue of Buddhism Guardian Seitaka Doji from Japan circa Edo period (1603-1868), likely the earlier part of 17th century. One of two chief attendants of Fudo...
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17th Century Japanese Japonisme Antique Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

Materials

Metal

Burmese Carved Hardwood Crowned Buddha Seated in Western Pose, Mid 20th Century
Located in Austin, TX
A sublime Burmese carved, lacquered and gilt hardwood crowned Buddha seated in a "western pose", early to mid 20th century, Burma (Myanmar). The elegant and graceful Buddha is por...
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Mid-20th Century Burmese Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Lacquer, Hardwood

Pair of Carved Wood and Lacquered Foo Dogs
Located in Lambertville, NJ
A pair of carved wood and cinnabar lacquer food dogs. The dogs, each carved with a ball in each in the mouth of the dogs and in the circular base of the front foot. Original pair tha...
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Mid-20th Century Chinese Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Hardwood, Lacquer

Pair Hand-Carved Elephant & Shi-Shi Temple Benches 1925
Located in South Burlington, VT
Here's a wonderful find from our most recent acquisitions trip to Japan. We were fortunate and excited to find this Art Deco period pair (2) of -a kind hand-carved, hand lacquere...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Taisho Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood, Giltwood, Lacquer

Large Carved Wood, Lacquer and Gilt Reclining Temple Shrine Buddha
Located in Studio City, CA
Large hand carved wood, gilt and lacquer reclining Buddha on stand. Likely Northern Thai. Beautifully carved and detailed and relatively rare in this position. Great addition to ...
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Early 20th Century Thai Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Lacquer, Wood

Early 20th Century Burmese Lacquer Offering Vessel, Hsun Ok
Located in Atlanta, GA
Burmese (Myanmar) lacquer ware has a long tradition dating back to the 13th century. Lacquer in Burma is called “Thitsi” meaning the sap of a Thitsi Tree (Melanhorrea Usitata). Typic...
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1920s Burmese Vintage Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood, Lacquer

Large Lacquered Wood Antique Burmese Buddha Statue
Located in Atlanta, GA
A gilt and lacquered wood Buddha statue from Southeast Asia likely Burma, circa 19th century. The Buddha is depicted as seating on a slightly tapered multifaceted plinth throne in an...
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19th Century Burmese Other Antique Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood, Lacquer

Shan Burmese Buddha Figure
Located in Chicago, IL
This large and important representation of the historical Buddha, Siddhārtha Gautama, was done in dry lacquer and richly gilt according to Shan-Burmese sculptural traditions. Though...
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18th Century Burmese Antique Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Gold Leaf

Japanese Shrine or Zushi
Located in East Geelong, VIC
This Japanese travelling shrine or zushi is presided over by an eight armed goddess seated on a lotus throne and beneath her are fifteen figures, all painted and gilded, with some ca...
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Late 19th Century Asian Meiji Antique Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

Materials

Lacquer

Japanese Antique Gilt Wood Buddha Statue
Located in Atlanta, GA
A Japanese carved wood Amitabha (Amida) Buddha statue with gold leafed surface circa 19th century (Edo-Meiji period). The buddha is seated in the padmasana position on an elevated do...
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19th Century Japanese Japonisme Antique Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Gold Leaf

Vtg Rare Decorative Cinnabar Carved Lacquer Egg Red Double Happiness Wedding
Located in Dayton, OH
This beautiful hand carved piece of cinnabar is decorated with a lotus flower and “Double Happiness”, a traditional Chinese wedding wish. Size 2".  
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Late 20th Century Chinoiserie Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

Materials

Stone

Japanese Wood Bugaku Mask of Korobase Edo Period
Located in Atlanta, GA
A striking Japanese carved wood mask with polychrome paint and lacquer surface. This rare mask is dated to the Edo period (first half of 19th century and possibly earlier). The mask ...
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19th Century Japanese Japonisme Antique Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood, Lacquer, Paint

Fabulous Lacquer Pagoda Chinoiserie Sculpture with Original Wooden Box
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Wajima lacquer model of a five story-pagoda by the contemporary lacquer master Miyasaki Masahiro. In the original signed box, including a wooden display label. Size: H. 116 cm....
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Late 20th Century Japanese Showa Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Lacquer

Carved Wood Gilt-Lacquered Sculpture of Seated Japanese Edo Buddha Amida Nyorai
Located in Studio City, CA
This truly a magnificent piece. Stunning. Beautiful. Supremely serene. Meticulously hand carved in such fine and amazing detail (see hands and flowing robes). Gilded throughout. S...
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19th Century Japanese Edo Antique Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Lacquer, Wood

Japanese Antique Pair Buddhist Monju Fugen Bosatsu Nyorai Temple Shrine Buddhas
Located in Studio City, CA
Truly stunning pair of hand-carved wood Japanese buddha statues/ sculptures that sit serenely atop their lotus petal thrones. The intricately carved details and wonderfully vivid col...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Meiji Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood, Giltwood, Lacquer, Paint

Large Thai Asian Carved Wood Gilt Lacquer Kneeling Praying Temple Shrine Figure
Located in Studio City, CA
Truly, a wonderful piece. We gravitated towards it upon first sight. Very well done, beautiful detail and coloring. Quite unusual and rare in this pose. Very well preserved. We have ...
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Mid-20th Century Thai Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood, Lacquer

Antique Burmese Bronze Seated Mandalay Buddha with gilt and lacquer finish
Located in 10 Chater Road, HK
A fine early gilt lacquered bronze Buddha seated in the padmasana (lotus) position with bhumisparsha mudra. This mudra is depicted with the right hand placed over the knee and the fi...
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Early 19th Century Burmese Antique Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Bronze

Antique Original Thayo Burmese Burma Myanmar Asian Buddha Head Sculpture Statue
Located in Studio City, CA
An exceptionally beautiful, serenely and delicately crafted, and extremely rare Burmese Buddha head/bust - hand-made using the ancient Thayo technique which entails using a lacquer p...
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Early 20th Century Burmese Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood, Giltwood, Lacquer

18th Century, Burmese Gilt Bronze Reclining Buddha
Located in 10 Chater Road, HK
Very fine gilt bronze reclining Buddha. The exquisite bronze reclining Buddha draped in a robe with meticulously forged folds of fabric, decorated with coloured glass and leaving th...
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18th Century Antique Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

Materials

Bronze

Antique Lacquer Offering Elm Bowl Southeast Asia
Located in Atlanta, GA
A Southeast Asian lacquer vessel of iconic form from Burma or Northern Thailand, circa turn of the 20th century. This covered vessel is called a “Hsun Ok” and was made in the form of...
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Early 20th Century Burmese Archaistic Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood, Lacquer

Japanese Signed Hand Carved Wood Noh Theater Mask of Shojo, Early Showa Period
Located in Studio City, CA
A beautiful, wonderfully crafted, alluring mask made for Japanese Noh theatre. The mask is handcrafted and hand-carved from natural wood and is signed by the maker. This mask ...
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Mid-20th Century Showa Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood, Lacquer

Japanese Lacquered Samurai Jingasa Hat Edo Period
Located in Atlanta, GA
A bespoken Japanese historical hat known as Jinggasa (militant hat) that was worn by samurai in Edo period (1603-1868) circa 18-19th century. There were several subtypes of Jingasa a...
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19th Century Japanese Japonisme Antique Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood, Lacquer

Japanese Wood Carved Polychrome Sculpture of a Seated Temple Monk, Edo Period
Located in Studio City, CA
This is truly a wonderful piece with clear age and a nice patina to it. Very unique. We have not seen another quite like it. The monk appears to have glass eyes which gives his expre...
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18th Century Japanese Edo Antique Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood, Lacquer

Monumental Burmese Carved Wood Royal Barge Dragon Boat Box Sculpture
Located in Dayton, OH
Elaborately carved Burmese Royal Barge boat box. Features red lacquered finish, with gold gilt, embellished with jeweled inserts. Dragon / serpent motif handle lid reveals storage co...
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20th Century Chinoiserie Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Hardwood, Giltwood, Lacquer

19th Century Burmese Shan State Marble Head of the Buddha
Located in Jimbaran, Bali
This small marble head of the Buddha is from the Shan States of Burma and carved from white marble. The face is framed by elongated and intricately carved ears. There are faint signs...
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Mid-19th Century Burmese Other Antique Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Marble

Japanese Kagura Dance Mask of Omoikane by Kiyomi Yokota, Late 20th Century
Located in Austin, TX
A powerful Japanese kagura mask of the deity Omoikane y Kiyomi, Showa or Hesei Era, late 20th century, Japan. The mask depicts Omoikane, the Shinto god of wisdom and thoughts. Omo...
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Late 20th Century Japanese Showa Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Goat Hair, Wood, Lacquer

Antique Paper Mache Mother of Pearl Chinese Dragon Lacquer Trinket Box
Located in GB
We are delighted to offer for sale this lovely decorative circa 1860-1880 Chinese mother of pearl inlaid with dragon paper mâché trinket box A good looking, decorative and origina...
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Early 1900s Chinese Chinese Export Antique Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

Materials

Lacquer

Antique Burmese Gilt Standing Buddha, Mandalay, 19th Century
Located in 10 Chater Road, HK
Standing on a lotus pedestal, the giltwood Buddha is wearing elaborately carved samghati. The folds of the robe flow over each other and the borders are encrusted with colored glass....
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19th Century Burmese Antique Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Gold Leaf

Large Carved Wood, Lacquered and Gilt Seated Temple Shrine Buddha
Located in Studio City, CA
Amazing piece. Heavy and solid. Carved from a single block of wood and wonderfully colored and decorated. Buddha has a serene facial expression with hands in the "Calling The Earth t...
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20th Century Asian Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood, Lacquer

Japanese Meiji Period Shibayama Charger Featuring Cockerel
Located in Norwood, NJ
19th century Meiji period charger with cockerel beautifully realised in layers of carved shell, mother of pearl and bone to stand in high relief against the black lacquered ground. P...
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Late 19th Century Japanese Japonisme Antique Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Bone, Mother-of-Pearl, Lacquer, Shell

Monumental Japanese Bas Relief Carving on Natural Wood Slab
Located in Vero Beach, FL
Monumental Japanese bas relief carving on natural wood slab Palatial sized Japanese wood carving from the Meiji Period (1868-1912). This stunning sculpture is carved with great sk...
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Late 19th Century Japanese Japonisme Antique Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood, Lacquer

Japanese Showa Period Dry Lacquer Sculpture of a Duck
Located in Hudson, NY
Showa Period (1926 - 1989) sculpture of a duck resting with its head tucked into its wings. Dry lacquer, or kanshitsu, is a process of layering and manipulating lacquer soaked cloth ...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Showa Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Lacquer

19 Century Asian Wooden Carved, Painted and Gilded Guanyin Statue
Located in Dallas, TX
Presenting a stunning 19 century Asian wooden carved, painted and gilded Guanyin statue. This wooden statue is hand carved, hand painted and hand-gilded. It depicts the Buddhis...
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Late 19th Century Korean Folk Art Antique Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood, Giltwood, Lacquer

Chinese Gilt Ancestor Figure, c. 1900
Located in Chicago, IL
An integral part of traditional Chinese home life, ancestor worship before a domestic altar often featured painted ancestral portraits or tabletop ancestor figures. Seated upon a red...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Qing Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood, Lacquer

Burmese 17th Century Dry Lacquered and Gilt Buddha Calling the Earth to Witness
Located in Yonkers, NY
A Burmese Shan style dry lacquered and gilt wooden Buddha from the 17th century with smiling expression, seated on a pedestal. Created in Burma during the 17th century, this Shan sty...
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17th Century Burmese Antique Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood, Lacquer

Monumental Shan Burmese Gilt Lacquer Buddha Head, Early 20th Century
Located in Austin, TX
A Burmese gilt dry lacquer monumental head of the Buddha, Shan States, Myanmar (Burma), early 20th century. This monumental dry lacquer and gilt head would originally have been p...
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Early 20th Century Burmese Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Shell, Lacquer

Japanese Carved and Lacquered Wood Shogun, Edo Period, 19th Century, Japan
Located in Austin, TX
An unusual Japanese carved wood, lacquer, and gilt decorated portrait sculpture of a shogun, Edo Period, early 19th century, Japan. The unidentified shogun (possibly Tokugawa Iey...
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Mid-19th Century Japanese Edo Antique Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood, Lacquer

A Very Fine Carved Giltwood & Black Lacquered Shan Style Buddha, Circa 1890
Located in Ottawa, Ontario
Hand carved from a single block of solid padoukwood and fitted with a removable spire, the black lacquered & richly gilded carved figure of a Shan style Buddha is shown wearing a fin...
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1890s Burmese Antique Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Giltwood, Lacquer

Pair of Chinese Export Hardstone Horses and Stands
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
Pair of Chinese export hardstone horses and stands, each one finely carved of a standing horse with one leg up, facing left and right. Removable from the associated lacquered stands....
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Precious Stone, Lacquer

Gilt Lacquer Bronze China Song Dynasty Seated Ksitigarbha Bodhisattva
Located in Miami, FL
China Song Dynasty , Bronze figure of a Ksitigarbha , shown seated on a podium in Lalitasana . One hand holding a scepter and the other resting in the lap and facing up. Traces of ...
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15th Century and Earlier Chinese Other Antique Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

Materials

Bronze

Japanese Lacquer, Bone and "Root" Wood Screen Meiji Period
Located in Palm Beach, FL
A Japanese lacquer, bone and "Root" wood screen Meiji period, late 19th century of rectangular form, inlaid and applied in relief with finely carved bone with large leafy peony spr...
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19th Century Antique Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

Materials

Lacquer

Tall Burmese Monk Sculpture
Located in New York, NY
A tall standing Burmese monk with flowing robes on lotus leaf. Attractive patina, shows it's age beautifully, Burma, circa 1880. BH421.
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1890s Burmese Antique Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Lacquer, Teak

Burmese Shan Style Gilt Wood Buddha, Early 20th Century
Located in Jimbaran, Bali
This early 20th century Shan style Burmese Buddha is made from wood and black lacquer covered in gilt. The Buddha maintains a Buddha Touching Earth posture. Much of the gilt has worn...
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Early 20th Century Burmese Other Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Giltwood, Lacquer

Wood Carved Seated Asian Baby Sculpture Jeweled Lacquered Thailand
Located in Dayton, OH
Finely decorated wood carving of a seated baby with all kind of ornaments in pink and turquoise lacquer, Thailand. Measure: 19”.   
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20th Century Chinoiserie Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Hardwood, Lacquer

Prince Phra Aphai Mani Wood Carved Flute Sculpture Thai Diety Kwan Yin
Located in Dayton, OH
"A large wooden sculpture of the famous Prince Phra Aphai Mani playing his magic flute, Thailand. Finely decorated with all kind of ornaments in pink and turquoise lacquer. From th...
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20th Century Chinoiserie Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Hardwood, Lacquer

Buddhist Metal Temple Flowers
Located in Hudson, NY
Buddhist metal temple flowers, Meiji Period (1868-1912) lotus flowers and leaves with nickel and silver plating in a beautiful fixed arrangement and set into black lacquer vases, mad...
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Early 1900s Japanese Meiji Antique Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Metal, Silver Plate, Nickel

Ming Dynasty Polychrome Lacquer and Gilt Iron Figure of Ananda
Located in Austin, TX
Ananda is portrayed in a typical fashion, as a youthful monk with a shaved head and dressed in simple robes. He stands upon a double lotus pedestal with hands clasped in front of him...
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16th Century Chinese Ming Antique Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Iron

Edo Period Japanese Bodhisattva Shrine
Located in Chicago, IL
An incredible Edo Period Japanese gilt and lacquered carved wood shrine depicting a Bodhisattva with piercing glass eyes, a contemplative expression, and hands clasped in a meditatio...
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Early 1800s Japanese Japonisme Antique Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Giltwood, Wood, Lacquer

19th Century Vietnamese Carved and Gilt Seated Bodhisattva Holding a Flower
Located in New York, NY
Vietnamese 19th century carved, lacquered and gilt Bodhisattva holding a secret flower. The Bodhisattva is seated on a lotus, which represents the symbol of fortune. This symbol can ...
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19th Century Vietnamese Antique Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood, Lacquer

Life-Sized Shan Burmese Gilt Lacquer Papier Mâché Buddha, circa 1900
Located in Austin, TX
A large and impressive Burmese papier mâché gilt lacquer figure of the historical Buddha, Shakyamuni, Shan States, Burma (now Myanmar) circa 1880 - 1900. The Buddha sits in vajrasana...
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Early 1900s Burmese Antique Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Lacquer

19th Century Richly Glass Inlaid Carved Burmese Shan Buddha Seated on a Throne
Located in Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Rare late 19th century Burmese carved, lacquered and gilt Buddha with rich polychrome glass inlay. The historical Buddha, Shakyamuni, is portrayed in bhumisparsha mudra, the gesture ...
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Late 19th Century Burmese Antique Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Glass, Giltwood, Lacquer, Wood

Thailand Siam 19th Century Rattanakosin Period Bouddha Guilt-Lacquered Bronze
Located in Beuzevillette, FR
19th Century Thai Siam Rattanakosin Buddha Guilt-Lacquered Bronze Buddha seated in deep meditation (Virasana) on a stepped throne. The Unisa or flame above the head symbolizes attai...
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Early 19th Century Thai Antique Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Bronze

Medium Japanese Lacquer Mask
Located in New York, NY
Medium Japanese Papier-Mâché (19th Century) Iki Ningyo mask or sometimes referred to as Noh mask, mounted on custom painted metal base.  Trimmed with natural hair and glass, painted ...
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Mid-20th Century Japanese Lacquer Sculptures and Carvings

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Lacquer

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