Visiting the Viceroy from Jinan-Fu. Chinese Vintage postcard

Old China: Visiting the Viceroy from Jinan-Fu. Vintage postcard

 

 

Imperial China: b/w postcard „ Gouverneur Truppel (!) beim Vicekoenig in Tsinanfu”. (Governor’s delegation visiting the viceroy of Jinan-fu).

The image shows Chinese and western politicians and military men, the werstern are most probably Germans.

Unused postcard distributed by Johs. Geschke, Tsingtau.

Minor wear.

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余任天 Yu Rentian Leisure Seal

Yu Rentian Leisure Seal

 

Attractive Shou-shan –stone seal, engraved by the seal carver 余任天 Yu Rentian.

Yu Rentian (1908-1984) was a very famous Chinese painter and one of the most important members of the Zhejiang-School.

A seal 4 characters are engraved: 洱海边上 Er hai bian shang (near the Er-river and the sea)

Side engraving with date (summer 1948) and name of the artist 戊子夏 任天.

16 x 16 x 40 mm, good condition.

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余任天( 1908 一1984 ) ,字天庐,浙江诸暨人,

是新浙派绘画的重要奠基者和代表人物之一,

浙江现代美术史上诗书画印兼擅的艺术大家。

Antique Chinese Container for Ink in Shape of Cicada

Old China: Container for Ink in Cicada Shape

antique Chinese Container for Ink

China: Antique metal-box (brass/alpaca) in shape of a cicada. It can be opened and closed at the wings. Embossed hall-mark „ Wan Li“ 莞礼.

The object is in fine condition.5,4 x 2,45 x 0,8 inches
(137 x 66 x 21 mm) when opened. 94 gram.

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Hong Kong 1899: Postcard to Wien. Paquebot

collect.at Antiques and unique Collectibles Hong Kong 1899: Postcard to Wien. Paquebot: “Hong Kong, tinted postcard of a market in the streets of Hongkong. The post card has a pair of 2 cents stamps attached, tied by “Hong Kong E Oct 23. 99″ – cancellation.

French Paquebot cancellation ” PAQ. Fr. N 2.”. Wien arrival mark: 2. 12. 99

Very fine condition.

Hongkong post card

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俞中理篆刻 – Old Chinese Seal by Yu Zhongli Qing Dynasty

Old Chinese Seal by Yu Zhongli. Qing Dynasty.

Attractive, Chinese seal from the Qing-Dynasty, by Yu Zhongli 俞中理 from 1829. Shou-Shan Gao Shan Jing – stone.

Engraved as seal print are 5 characters, a line from a Song-Dynasty poem: 春愁不自聊 Chun chou bu ziyan (the dejection of the spring is no soliloquyi).

19 x 18 x 67 mm. Very fine condition.

Very good side engraving with details to seal carver and date.

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Chinese Scroll Painting: Charming Motif with Bluebird

Chinese Scroll Painting Bluebird in Tree. Silk-Painting

Chinese Scroll Painting

Old Chinese painting, mixed media on silk, depicting a bluebird perched on a large pine-tree.
Very delicately executed and very charming.

Artist signed: Ying Bang (hua shi) 英邦画史 Two seals under signature: 稻薰之樵 (?) and 英邦 ( Ying Bang).

The painting is form early-mid last century. Good condition with a few tiny brown spots from aging.

Size 35 x 14 inches (89 x 35,6 cm)

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Antique Chinese Hard-wood Brushpot, Qing Dynasty

Antique, very decorative Chinese Hard-wood Brushpot, Qing

Chinese Brush container Qing Dynasty

 

Antique, elaborately carved Chinese hardwood brush container. Shape of large Lotus leaves and -flowers, novices, bats, waves.

This brush pot is from the Qing Dynasty. The outside is in fine condition, has no fissures or other faults. At the bottom of the inside as some abrasion at a knothole.

It stands 6,7 inches, diameter: app. 5,9 inches (16,5 x ca. 15 cm). 1,2 kilogram.

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Antique Chinese painting Qing Dynasty Liu Daming

Antique Chinese paintings Qing Dynasty Liu Daming 刘大铭

Antique Chinese painting from the Qing Dynasty, Dao Guang 道光 era, 1882. Painted by the known artist Liu Daming 刘大铭, signed and with 2 seal imprints.

The painting shows a scholar over his books in his hermitage. Plum- and pine tree in front of his study.

Scroll painting, 16,5 x 75,2 inches (42 x 191 cm), mounted on silk, good condition.

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