Global Art & Artifacts

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Polychrome Temple Warrior. 18th Century.  Wood.  China

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  Original polychrome pigment.  Plenty of detail on the face, armor, hat.  Dramatic pose.  Prayer opening on back.   Acquired from a collector in Connecticut who has spent almost 50 years acquiring authentic Chinese wood figures from the Qing Dynasty.  He has operated an antique /… Continue reading

Qing Dynasty-Styled Qilin Mythological Creature Brass Statue, China

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Detail:  If you possess a Qilin, it is a good omen.  Acquired in a rural Chinese village by a San Francisco collector.  Circa mid- to late-1900’s.  In very good condition.  A small amount of oxidation is present that can be removed with a cotton cloth… Continue reading

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