Jochen Rindt Autograph on early Photo. CoA

Jochen Rindt Autograph. Hand- signed early Photo. CoA

Jochen Rindt: b/w real photo, hand-signed.

4 x 5,9 inches. Mounted on cardboard, fine condition.
The Autograph comes with a Certificate of Authenticity.

Jochen Rindt (1942-1970) World champion 1970, deceased 1970 during training for the Italian Grand Prix.
Jochen Rindt was born in Mainz, Germany, but after his parents were killed in a bombing raid in the Second World War, he moved to live with his grandparents in Graz, Austria, where he grew up and started motor racing.
Despite being very successful in Formula 2 (by winning for instance the 1964 London Trophy), Rindt kept on choosing the wrong F1 cars.

 

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Attractive Chinese Leisure Seal Pair of Lions as Handle

Attractive Chinese Leisure Seal with Lions

Old, attractive Chinese leisure seal with 2 parts for seal printing, one in zhu-wen and one in bai-wen (characters carved concave and convex). As actual seal engraved are the characters: 青山意 碧海涛声 qing shan hua yi – bo hai tao sheng (blue mountains like painted – the green sea with the sound of great waves).

As handle 2 lions have been engraved. No side engraving. Both the seal itself as well as the printed area have been very well carved. End of Qing-beginning of Republic period.

65 x 30 x 30 mm. Very good condition. The seal comes in a box.
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Qing Dynasty: Blue-white Porcelain Box Double-Happiness

Antique Chinese Porcelain Box Double-Happiness

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China, Qing Dynasty, round blue-white porcelain box with a double-happiness pattern at the top.
Diameter: 3,8 inches, height: 2,2 inches. Minor wear, no cracks.

Those boxes were popular gifts for newly married.

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Antique Chromolithograph with several Breeds of Rabbits

Antique Chromolithograph with several Breeds of Rabbits


Antique Chromolithograph with several Breeds if Rabbits

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Bunnies: Antique Chromolithograph with several Breeds if Rabbits.

Most decorative chromo-lithograph depicting 6 different breeds of rabbits.

Published in Germany in 1898.
12,1 x 9,7 inches ( 31 x 24,4 cm). Vertical center-fold. Clean, fresh colors. It looks great when matted and framed.

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Robert Mitchum Autograph on Photo. CoA

Robert Mitchum Autograph on Photo. CoA

Robert Mitchum: Authentic Autograph on TV-Station PRO 7 photo.

The Autograph comes with a Certificate of Authenticity.

12,6 x 17,7 cm, very good condition.

Robert Charles Durman Mitchum (1917 –1997) was an American film actor, author, composer and singer. He is #23 on the American Film Institute’s list of the greatest male American screen legends of all time.

Mitchum rose to prominence for his starring roles in several major works of the film noir style, and is considered a forerunner of the anti-heroes prevalent in film during the 1950s and 1960s.

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Chinese Leisure Seal by Zhu Guantian 朱关田

Chinese Leisure Seal by Zhu Guantian 朱关田

 

White-gray stone leisure seal by the important artist Zhu Guantian 朱关田 (1944-?), who was a famous calligrapher but also member of the important Xiling Sealcarver-Society.

3 characters have been carved as seal: zai hu zhu 在虎主 (rest with the tiger in the bamboo).
Side inscription with date and name.

13 x 10 x 52 mm. Good condition.

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Gu Shaopei Yixing Teapot, very attractive 顾绍培茶壶

Gu Shaopei Yixing Teapot, very attractive

Chinese yixing teapot by Gu Shaopei



Chinese yixing teapot by Gu Shaopei

Very attractive yixing teapot with high handle in shape of a twig by Gu Shaopei 顾绍培. Engraved decoration ( coins, bowl) at front and calligraphy at reverse.Marked twice at the inside of the lid: Gu 顾 and Shaopei 绍培, and mark at the bottom work by Gu Shaopei (顾绍培制 Gu Shaopei zhi).

Gu Shaopei is one of the most famous artists for (zisha) ware.18 x 14 x 11 cm. Very good condition, very good quality, very decorative.


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Attractive Chinese seal by the artist Leng Shi 冷石篆刻


Chinese Seal by Leng Shi 冷石篆刻

 

 

Attractive Chinese seal by the artist Leng Shi (Jin Chengxi 金承洗). It is a copy of one of the most important seals by Ren Bonian. 3 characters have been carved as actual seal: Ren Bonian  仁伯年.

Side engraving: Ren Bonian Xiansheng ming yin, Leng Shi 伯年先生名印  冷石 (important seal by master Ren Bonian, Leng Shi).

24 x 24 x 43 mm, good condition.

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Red Band Cover French Post in Indochina. 1907

French Post in Indochina, Tonkin, 1907: Red-band cover, franked with 2 x 5 Centimes stamps, tied by Hoabinh Tonkin 22. Nov. 07 – cancellations.

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Heavy creasing, not affecting the stamps, but tears.

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Inside Painted Snuff Bottle with Grass Hopper

Snuff Bottle with Inside Painting Grass Hopper

Old Chinese snuff bottle from first half of last century. Inside painting with a grass hopper on cabbage (app. 1920-30).

Glass bottle with carved lacquer rims and lacquer stopper.

Height: 75 mm (without stopper), weight: 42 grams (without stopper).

Good condition, no faults.

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