Global Art & Artifacts

camphor

Large Kwan-Yin Statue.  Buddha. Camphor Wood.  24K Gilt.  Halo.  Chengdu.  Sichuan Province. China.

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  Very difficult to find!   This camphor hand carved statue is from a private home in Chengdu, in the Sichuan Province.  It was probably carved in the middle- to late-1900s.  It came to me through a reputable antique dealer who I have known for years.   The… Continue reading

Kuan-yin Seated on Dragon, China

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Detail: Carved from camphor wood. Notice that two wooden pegs were used to attach the flaming halo to the back of the statue. Painted in elegant shades of color and gold. Age unknown. Circa mid-1900’s. Sorry, this item has been sold.  CONTACT us for similar statues of this quality.

Sino – Tibetan Bodhisattva Buddha, Tibet

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Detail:  Styling from the 15th and 16th Century with a Nepalese influence.  Hand carved in camphor wood.  Hand painted and seated on a lotus blossom.  Deep rich colors.  Age unknown.  For the Serious Collector. Sorry, this item has been sold.
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