Global Art & Artifacts

imari

Hand-painted Gold Gilt Imari Porcelain Vase, China

Click the photo above for a larger version and more pictures

Detail:  Exquisite color with gold gilding.  Imari porcelain was first produced in Japan in the 1700’s.  China quickly began to produce its own Chinese Imari pieces.  China was able to produce a thinner porcelain with a more even / smooth  glaze.  I am told… Continue reading

Pair Imari Porcelain Tea Caddies / Jars, Japan

Click the photo above for a larger version and more pictures

Detail:  These are Japanese.  Rare with this quality.  The designs are elegant and rich.  Ducks, monkeys and intricate designs are the motif. Gold leaf / paint, everywhere.  Signature on bottom. Hand painted.  Circa early 20th Century.  With lid. This pair of Tea Caddies… Continue reading
Search EsotericStuff.com
SERIOUS COLLECTORS

NOTE to the Art Collector, Gallery Owner, Dealer or Academic: click here for items unique to your requirements.

Product Categories
CContainers
Bowls, Boxes, Bells, Gongs, Medicine Holders. Containers not considered vessels
FFurniture / Furnishings
Furniture, Furnishings, Wall Hangings, Screens, Lamps, Display Pieces, Pedestals, Paintings
MMasks
Masks and Headgear
RReference / Research
Maps, Books and Materials
SStatues & Figures
Statues, Sculptures, Figures, Heads & Busts
VVessels & Vases
Vessels, Urns, Vases, Incense Burners, Censers
WWeapons
Knives, Swords, Letter Openers, Phurbas, Spears, Blowpipes
OOther not categorized
Other and miscellaneous such as Jewelry, Musical Instruments, Games, Garments, Skulls