Pair of Lokapala Heads

Pair of Lokapala Heads, China, Tang Dynasty (618-907) or Five Dynasties (907-960)Nicholas Grindley Works of Art Ltd at Asia Week New York 2015

China

China. Ming dynasty, Wanli period, dated 1619. Lacquer, filled-in and engraved qiangjin technique. Diameter: 15 inches (38.2 cm)Nicholas Grindley Works of Art Ltd at Asia Week New York 2015.  

A huangyangmu (boxwood) hexagonal foliate brushpot

A huangyangmu (boxwood) hexagonal foliate brushpot. Qing dynasty, 18th century, probably Qianlong period (1736 – 1795). Height: 12.5 cm / 4 7/8 inches; Maximum diameter: 7 cm / 2 3/4 inchesNicholas Grindley Works of Art Ltd at Asia Week New York 2015.  

A natural elm root () stand of irregular twisting gnarled shape

A natural elm root (?) stand of irregular twisting gnarled shape. Chinese or Japanese, 19th century. Height: 57 cm / 22 1/2 inches; Maximum width: 37 cm / 14 1/2 inchesNicholas Grindley Works of Art Ltd at Asia Week New York 2015.  

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