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All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Furniture : Pre 1940 item #664250 (stock #S1395)
West Coast Trading Group
$698.00
This lovely pair of hand carved stone foo dogs (lion statues) came from an old courtyard which likely belonged to a business man's family compound in He Bei province. Often seen in front of the entrance gate, these foo dogs guard against evil spirits and keep the wealth from flowing outside of the house. Size: 10" x 7.5" x 20" tall.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1950 item #296309 (stock #S1201)
West Coast Trading Group
$249.00
Luohan, a deity that most commonly known to Chinese, though its origin is nonetheless Indian Buddhism. Luo Han is derived from an ancient Buddhist Sanskrit term, “Arahantâ€
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1940 item #295215 (stock #S1192)
West Coast Trading Group
$189.00
This unusual marble stone statue is part of a pair of vintage garden statues. Tang lady is a popular form of garden statue art found in China. Tang dynasty images of a beautiful woman tend to be plump and wearing gracious ropes and pointy shoes. Their look, though tracing back to 900 AD is considered in the contemporary world as closer to the Japanese than Chinese, that, some say has to do with the influence China had with its neighboring country...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1940 item #295216 (stock #S1193)
West Coast Trading Group
$189.00
This unusual marble stone statue is part of a pair of vintage garden statues. Tang lady is a popular form of garden statue art found in China. Tang dynasty images of a beautiful woman tend to be plump and wearing gracious ropes and pointy shoes. Their look, though tracing back to 900 AD is considered in the contemporary world as closer to the Japanese than Chinese, that, some say has to do with the influence China had with its neighboring country...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1930 item #297133 (stock #S1225)
West Coast Trading Group
$269.00
This playful stone statues of lion is perfect for garden settings or front door entrance. Lions are considered guardian animals and often are auspicious looking. This whimsicallion brings the lighter side of the lion image to live. Size: 8" by 7" by 15". Weight: 40 lbs.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1940 item #349344 (stock #S1337)
West Coast Trading Group
$429.00
This sitting Guan Yin, an Avalokitesvara in Lalita Asana is carefully carved with intricate details. The Lalita Asana is a pose of ease-one leg pendant and is resting on a lotus pedal. The other leg is in the usual position of Buddha. It is said that Taras, the consort of Dhyani Buddha are found in this position. Guan Yin, an Avaloktesvara, is said to be the Chinese version of Tara, is seen in this position in this stone sculpture. The backdrop is a carving of a pine tree, symbol of longevity...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1960 item #889633 (stock #S1409)
West Coast Trading Group
$89.00
This beautiful hand carved marble stone guan yin head is a great office decor piece which evokes a very unique zen element. 3.5" X 3.5" x 5.5"
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1960 item #655888 (stock #S1385)
West Coast Trading Group
$309.00
This beautiful hand carved stone Buddhist Monk statue is measured 8.5" wide and 16" tall. This piece came from our three-piece collection which was obtained from HeBei region of China. Gilded statues are often signs of that the piece came from a temple, the golden paint would have been re-applied on a regular basis to show respect to the Buddha. The Chinese Buddhists believed Buddha and his deciphers often wear golden leaved clothing. Shipping weight: 45 lbs.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1920 item #648035 (stock #S1384)
West Coast Trading Group
$209.00
This hand carved limestone Luo han statue shows the god's protector holding a pagoda, symbolic of Buddhism. 12" w by 6" x 19" h.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1960 item #350122 (stock #S1344)
West Coast Trading Group
$269.00
Hand Painted medicine Buddha in stone composite. Beautifully painted face and rope, it's in red and gold tones. Medicine Buddha is Buddha Gautama, who often called himself the healer of suffering inthe world, and Dharma was the medicine. Japanese people favored Medicine Buddha over other types of Buddha and often built shrine to worship this healer. Excellent piece for garden or home. Perfect for outdoor setting or indoor decor. Size: 10" x 5" x 18". approx. 60 lbs.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1940 item #294915 (stock #S1180)
West Coast Trading Group
$675.00
This vintage standing stone statue weights 200 lbs and measures 9" by 8.5" by 36". Black limestone was used frequently in Chinese stone sculptures, they are sturdy and often used for outdoor garden landscapes. The Buddha is in Varada mudra, the fulfillment of all wishes; the gesture of Charity. He is holding a begging bowl, in the shape of lotus blossom, this is a sign of the Head of an order.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1940 item #662873 (stock #S1389)
West Coast Trading Group
$789.00
This large stone statue made of one single piece of unpolished marble stone is hand carved by local artisans in northern China's He Bei province for the exclusive usage of a local Buddhist temple. Size: 21.5" wide by 8.5" deep by 28" tall. Weight: 240 lbs. The Buddha is in meditating mudra with his legs crossed.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1930 item #662794 (stock #S1388)
West Coast Trading Group
$398.00
This large sitting gilded stone buddha statue shows a medicine buddha in a meditating pose. The paint has faded over the years. There was an old repair on its face. size: 13" W by 7.5" D by 23". Weight: 100 lbs.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1950 item #296306 (stock #S1200)
West Coast Trading Group
$249.00
Luohan, a deity that most commonly known to Chinese, though its origin is nonetheless Indian Buddhism. Luo Han is derived from an ancient Buddhist Sanskrit term, “Arahantâ€
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1920 item #648026 (stock #S1383)
West Coast Trading Group
$209.00
This limestone statue of Luohan is intricately carved. Size: 12" w x 6" d x 19" t. This Luo Han holds a medicine ball, he is known as a healer. Approx. 70 lbs.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1930 item #664272 (stock #S1396)
West Coast Trading Group
$1,350.00
This large hand carved marble stone hitching post is measured 55" tall, 9" wide and 9" long. We have two of the same hitching posts in stock; they came in a pair but can be sold separately. Each weighs approx. 280 lbs. This traditional northern Chinese hitching post was used to tie horses for wealthy families. Often erected in a large courtyard, these decorative hitching posts in a pair are usually positioned on opposite side of the courtyard...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1970 item #865395 (stock #S1407)
West Coast Trading Group
$189.00
Beautifully hand carved marble stone buddha head, this piece is a timeless. Perfect for an outdoor garden, or indoor decor, this solid marble stone buddha statue is one of a kind. 9" x 5". Shippable weight: apprx. 20 lbs.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1970 item #430007 (stock #S1372)
West Coast Trading Group
$169.00
This beautiful marble stone hand carved Buddha's hand is in the gesture of teaching, a typical mudra held by Manjusri, the Bodhisattva of wisdom, this elegant marble stone Buddha's hand has intricate buddhist details carved onto the wrist of the hand. Makes a wonderful garden or home decor. 4" d x 5" w x 10" l.