Antique China Qian Long Mug for Export 18 Ct

Chinese Mug from Qing Dynasty, Qian Long

Antique Chinese mug Qian Long

Antique Chinese mug Qian Long

Attractive, antique Chinese mug from 18th century, Qing Dynasty, Qian Long era.

Decorative center part with mandarin, his ladies and child next a pavilion at front side and boat and landscape behind. Ornamental decor surrounding the painting. Well painted.

Small knocks at the rim and a part missing at the upper part of the handle.

Diameter: 4 inches, height: 5 inches.

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Wu Changan Snuff Bottle Qing Dynasty 乌长安鼻烟壶

Wu Changan Snuff Bottle Qing Dynasty

Wu Changan snuffbottle Qing Dynasty

Attractive snuff bottle by the important artist Wu Changan. Inside painting of a father and son (the young Emperor?) at one side, calligraphy at reverse. The snuff bottle is from the first year of Emperor Xuan Tong’s reign, 1908.

60 x 33 x 70 mm, very good condition.

Wu Changan 乌长安 was one of the most famous snuff bottle artists of the late Qing Dynasty.

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Authentic Jochen Rindt Autograph. CoA

Authentic Jochen Rindt Autograph. CoA

Jochen Rindt: b/w real photo (Professional Photo by H. P. Kumpa)

Jochen Rindt (1942-1970) World champion 1970, deceased 1970 during training for the Italian Grand Prix.

8,4 x 6,5 inches. Minor condition problems at edges.

The Autograph comes with a Certificate of Authenticity.

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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Two Scott# 1L43 A11 Stamps on Chinese Military Cover 1945 NE Region

Scare Chinese Postal History 1945 North East Michel Nr. 55B

Chinese Postal History NE cover

Postal History Scarce Chinese military cover

 

Scare Chinese Postal History 1945 North East Michel Nr. 55B

Nord-East China 1945: Military cover with 2 x 50 Yuan stamps 10th anniversary start of war against Japan Hand holding Rifle), Scott: 1L43 A11, Michel Nr. 55B (cut).
Special cancellation: 东川重慶 抗戰勝利纪念 Dong-chuan Chongqing kang zhan shengli jinian (Remember the triumphantly Dongchuan Chongqing battle (against Japan).

Imprint at reverse: 中华民国陆海空军副司都示

21,2 x 10,3 cm. Moderate wear due to age.
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Shanghai Opium smoker. Old, authentic Chinese photo

China: Opium Smoker. Old Photo

Old China Photo with Opium Smoker.

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Shanghai Opium smoker. Old, authentic Chinese photo, depicting a Chinese man on a bed, smoking Opium.

This is an original photo from the early 1920s.

6,5 x 45,8 inches (16,5 x 12 cm). Fixed on thin cardboard at the upper 2 corners.

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Unique Salvatore Dali Object, signed, 1972 CoA

Salvatore Dali Art Object CoA

Salvatore Dali Art Object

Salvatore Dali signature

Salvatore Dali: Unusual art object with large signature by the outstanding artist Salvatore Dali.

Box top „Saks Fifth Avenue“, large signature Dali 1972 and a crown over character“D“.

The objects comes with a Certificate of Authenticity.

26,2 x 18,6 x 2,3 cm (10,4 x 7,5 x 0,9 inches), good condition.

Salvador Domingo Felipe Jacinto Dalí i Domènech, Marqués de Dalí de Pubol (1904 – 1989), known as Salvador Dalí was a prominent Spanish surrealist painter born in Figueres, Catalonia, Spain.

Dalí was a skilled draftsman, best known for the striking and bizarre images in his surrealist work. His painterly skills are often attributed to the influence of Renaissance masters.
His best-known work, The Persistence of Memory, was completed in August 1931. Dalí’s expansive artistic repertoire included film, sculpture, and photography, in collaboration with a range of artists in a variety of media.

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China 1907 Scarce Tsingtao Cancellation on Letter

China Jiaozhou Letter with Scarce Cancellation 1907

Chinese Postal History

 

Old China, Qingdao: Small letter with a German Kiautschou 1 Cent brown stamp, tied by a clear Tsingtau 30. 03. 1907 cancellation.

No details of time as it should be. ( Usually the hour would follow. This kind is the Type 11a after German BDPh Colony stamp catalogue ).

Sent as printed matter to Gelsenkirchen in Germany, very good condition.

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Francis Bacon Autograph on Artist Postcard. CoA

Francis Bacon Autograph. Hand signed Artist Postcard. CoA

Francis Bacon Autograph

 

Francis Bacon Artist postcard: Chimpanzee, 1955. Published in Switzerland. Hand signed: Francis Bacon.

The Autograph comes with a Certificate of Authenticity.

4,1 x 5,9 inches

Francis Bacon (1909 – 1992) was an Irish figurative painter. He was a collateral descendant of the Elizabethan philosopher Francis Bacon. His artwork is known for its bold, austere, and often grotesque or nightmarish imagery.

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Antique Chinese carved Boxwood Card Case

Antique Chinese export Cantonese Boxwood carved Card Case

China, and of 19th – beginning of 20th century: Decorative carved boxwood card case.

The whole box intricately detailed with many levels of figures in domestic and pagoda scenes with elaborate foliate and floral ornaments.

The face all with individual, strong expressions.
11,5 cm 7,5 cm ( 4,6 x 3 inches). Repair at one side of the lid (not easy to see), otherwise good condition.

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Scarce Postcard by Friedrich Schiff. Chinese Juggler Girl

Scarce Postcard by Friedrich Schiff. Chinese Juggler Girl

 

Chinese vintage postcard after a cartoon by Friedrich Schiff, an Austrian Jew who lived in Shanghai during the 1930s and 40s.
In 1930 Schiff visited Shanghai and ended up living there for 14 years,until 1947 when he moved to Buenos Aires.

His amusing caricatures of the city’s inhabitants, from beggars and expats to sailors and sing-song girls became famous world wide.

The Viennese Friedrich Schiff society (oegcf. Prof. Gerd Kaminski) has a huge collection of his paintings, drawings and cartoons and set up a permanent exhibition of his works.

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