Set of old Chinese Patong 白铜 Paper Weights

Decorative old set of Chinese Patong (Baitong 白铜) paper weights, used by painters and calligraphers.

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The set is from the Republic period and in good condition. Some patina, artist signed.

Decorative design with fish under lotus leaves.

Size: 29 x 256 x 10 mm each, 622 gram (quite heavy).

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Gottfried Helnwein. Authentic Autograph. Hand-signed Postcard.

Gottfried Helnwein Autograph. Hand-signed Postcard. CoA

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Gottfried Helnwein, authentic, hand-signed Art-postcard after one of his water-colors: „ My Friend”, 1978.

4 x 6 inches. Very fine condition.

The Autograph comes with a Certificate of Authenticity.

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Max Weiler Autograph CoA

Max Weiler Autograph on Artist Postcard

Max Weiler Autograph
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Max Weiler Autograph on Artist Postcard CoA

Max Weiler: Artits postcard depicting a fresco: Rose from Jericho, 1971.
Hand-signed at the lower part of the postcard.

The Autograph comes with a Certificate of Authenticity.

10,5 x 14,7 cm, very good condition.

Max Weiler (1910 – 2001) was an Austrian painter.

He won several important honours and awards like: Grand Austrian State Prize for Fine Arts (1960), Medal of Tyrol (1970), Austrian Decoration for Science and Art (1979), Ring of Honour of Hall in Tirol (1987), Tyrolean State Prize for Art (1987), Honorary Medal of the Austrian capital Vienna in Gold (1987), Grand Silver Medal with Star for Services to the Republic of Austria (1995), Honorary citizen of Vienna (2000), Grand Gold Medal with Star for Services to the Republic of Austria (2000).

Weiler represented Austria at the III. Biennale in São Paulo and in 1960 at the XXX. Biennale in Venice.

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Two antique Chinese Silk Paintings Qing Dynasty

Two antique Chinese paintings Qing Dynasty

China 19. century (Dao Guang 1821-1851): Two paintings on silk, delicately executed. One shows a pair of herons, one a pair of Mandarin-ducks (Symbol of love).

Both were officially examined in China and a tag was added at the reverse (fixed with a yarn to the painting).

25,5 x 29 cm (10 x 11,5 inches) are the paintings, 30 x 37 (12 x 15 in.) incl. margins.

Some glue remnants at reverse as the sheets have been fixed in an album.

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Antique Leisure Seal by Chen Lian 陈练, Shou Shan 18. Ct

Antique Leisure Seal by Chen Lian, Shou Shan 18. Ct

Leisure Seal by Chen Lian

Leisure Seal by Chen Lian

Antique, Chinese leisure seal, Shou Shan, by the important seal carver Chen Lian.

Engraved are 5 characters: yi song zhu wei xin (take your heart from pine tree and bamboo. Which means: study the character of pine tree and bamboo).
Side engraving with his courtesy name: Zai Zhuan
15 x 10 x 45 mm, very good condition.
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Old Chinese Scroll Painting with 100 Sparrows. Qing Dynasty

Old Chinese Scroll with 100 Sparrows. Qing Dynasty Painting

Delicate, antique Chinese painting, depicting 100 sparrows in prunus, bamboo, and flowers. Qing Dynasty.

Signed and with seal by Wang Wu (王武), but painted much later in 18-19th century.

Long scroll: 17 1/4″ x 133″ (338 x 44 cm is the actual painting but broader and longer with margins).

Some 50-60 years ago the scroll has been professionally remounted and space has been added before and after the painting to leave space for calligraphy in case one wants to add some.

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Chinese Calligraphy in Kai-shu, signed 范仲淹 Fan Zhongyan

Calligraphy in Regular Script, signed 范仲淹 Fan Zhongyan

 

Chinese calligraphy in Kai-shu, standard script, Qing Dynasty copy of the famous script by 范仲淹 Fan Zhongyan “岳阳楼记 Yue-yang lou ji”.

Folded, minor spots of aging, very margins have darkened by age.

Very good calligraphy.

32,5 x 132 cm..

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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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