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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1920 item #578772 (stock #A1053)
West Coast Trading Group
$189.00
This traditional Chinese scholar's art bamboo brush pot showcases the artist's professional carving skill in bamboo related object and the creative process he or she exercised while completing this art object. This bamboo brush pot is both functional and decorative, with detailed scenic carving of a tree and two birds. 5" diameter, 5.7" tall. An Hui region of China.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1920 item #578771 (stock #A1052)
West Coast Trading Group
$209.00
This traditional Chinese scholar's art bamboo brush pot showcases the artist's professional carving skill in bamboo related object and the creative process he or she exercised while completing this art object. This bamboo brush pot is both functional and decorative, with detailed scenic carving of a tree and two birds. 5" diameter, 5.7" tall. An Hui region of China.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Pre 1920 item #355273 (stock #S1348)
West Coast Trading Group
$469.00
Sitting Guan Yin with her devottees. In stone composite. Lotus pedal in the back of her head, symbol of purity. Hand finished with intricate details. An object worth study up close. 9" x 4" x 16.5". 30 lbs.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1920 item #297275 (stock #S1227)
West Coast Trading Group
$529.00
Meditating sitting Buddha statue in granite stone, this statue depicts a Buddha in the Abhaya Mudra, the fearlessness gesture, also called the Renunciation Gesture. He is seen sitting on a lotus throne, symbol of purity. Measured 11" by 6" by 21", this statue weighs 80 lbs. Excellent patina and facial expressions. Excellent focal point for garden and indoor usage.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1900 item #296382 (stock #S1208)
West Coast Trading Group
$589.00
This meditating Buddha plate from early to mid 19 c is of granite stone depicts a Buddha in meditating pose. His hand is in the Abhaya Mudra, Fearlessness Gesture. Also called Renunciation Gesture. , his legs crossed, in the famous lotus position, called Padmasana. The circle behind his head is the sign of sun, with the flames symbolizes the eternal light...
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1900 item #296329 (stock #S1205)
West Coast Trading Group
$459.00
This beautifully carved stone composite meditating Buddha plate depicts the most prominent Buddha authority figure Shaykamuni in Padmasana Asana, the well known lotus position. His left hand is in the Bhumisparsa mudra, which mens touching the earth, to invoke the earth as a witness to the truth of his words. The flames are symbols of eternal lights...
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1920 item #294959 (stock #S1187)
West Coast Trading Group
$339.00
A rural residential find from ShanXi province, this black limestone Buddhist statue features detailed carvings of a Guan Yin head, which was used as a decorative piece at a local monk school in late Qing period to early republic before it was converted to an elementary school. Size: 7" by 7" by 12". Weight: 30 lbs.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1920 item #285229 (stock #S1177)
West Coast Trading Group
$429.00
This unusual marble stone plate features a sitting Buddha in Abbaya Mudra, the fearlessness gesture, also called renunciation gesture. This marble stone plate is among our selections for the late May shipment. In the course of dealing with antique and vintage Buddha stone statues, we have found an unusual large number of requests for marble stone carvings. Since December 2003 we have been on a quest to collect these statues in and around China...
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1920 item #283699 (stock #S1173)
West Coast Trading Group
$520 + delivery - SOLD
This meditating sitting Buddha is measured 17" by 9" by 28". Carved out of one single piece of stone, it has very smooth lines throughout with incredible details. it sure makes a statement in one's garden. Weight: approx. 220 lbs. Origin: Shaan Xi province.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1900 item #283350 (stock #S1163A)
West Coast Trading Group
$695 + Delivery - SOLD
Standing Stone Han servant statue. Size: 8" by 10" by 48". Weight: approx. 230 lbs. This statue was used as a garden decorative piece once upon a time. Additional photos see S1163B. Origin: Shan Xi province.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1900 item #196419 (stock #S1129)
West Coast Trading Group
$469.00
This beautiful stone statue is carved with intricate details and meditating Buddha's surrounded by floating flowers and resting horses. The incorporation of horses provides a hint to the origin of the statue may reside within the northwestern part of China, possibly along the Silk Road. We obtained this special stone statue as part of September collection. Size: 8.5 wide by 5" tall by 34" tall. Weight: 80 pounds...
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1900 item #196393 (stock #S1125)
West Coast Trading Group
$689.00
This beautifully carved marble stone Guan Yin statue has a boy next to the foot of Guan Yin Goddess, a popular fertility symbol in China. The exact phrase to describe this image is called "Guan Yin Brings Child to your home". In China, Guan Yin is the most worshiped Goddess and a statue such as this one is often seen in a temple where the locals would gather and pray for a healthy conception or delivery of a baby. Size: 14" Long by 6" Wide by 30". Weight: 150 lbs.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #174654 (stock #F2008)
West Coast Trading Group
$275.00
Small end tables with intricate carvings. Size: 15" W by 7.5" D by 22" T.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1900 item #164683 (stock #O2022)
West Coast Trading Group
$1,100.00
This 61" tall boxwood carving of a fairy lady named "Ling Zhi" sculpture was an extraordinary find from our antiquating trips to China. The intensely carved piece depicts flawless details while following the natural shape of the boxwood's branch and roots. Boxwood, called "Huang Yang Mu" in Chinese, is a highly suitable carving material, however, a size like such piece is unseen before. A museum quality piece waiting for the discovery of Asian art connoisseurs...
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1910 item #163935 (stock #S1112)
West Coast Trading Group
$659.00
Solid stone piece with Buddha carving. Extraordinary piece. Size: 24" Tall by 4.5" deep by 9" Wide. Weight: 130 pounds.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1900 item #162875 (stock #S1096)
West Coast Trading Group
$389.00
August Collection from HeBei Province. Size: 11.5*6*23". Weight: 70 pounds.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1910 item #147962 (stock #S1086)
West Coast Trading Group
$299.00
This stone statue on a stone plate is an image of the mystical creature of Kirin. This stone statue weights approx. 60 pounds. Size: 15" deep by 7" wide by 10" tall.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1900 item #139087 (stock #S1081)
West Coast Trading Group
$1,200.00
This ancient stone carving plate displays a meditating Buddha sitting in what appears to be a temple setting. On the back of the stone, there is another carving of a Buddha. The entire statues is carved out of one single stone. The details of this stone statue is impeccable, creating an elusion of an actual meditation temple in one single piece of stone. Size: 12" Wide by 4.5" Deep by 19" Tall. Weight: 100 pounds. Circa 1850.