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Calligraphy

Calligraphy

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1139
Sold for:
$111$90

Calligraphy, China, 20th century, in the manner of Zeng Guopan (1811-1872), four-character idiom translates to "commitment to excellence," signed and sealed, ink on paper, fabric mat, calligraphy 17 More ...

Brass Traveling Pen and Ink Case, Qalamdan

Brass Traveling Pen and Ink Case, Qalamdan

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1485
Sold for:
$86$70

Brass Traveling Pen and Ink Case, Qalamdan, Turkey, 19th/20th century, decorated with incised calligraphy in reserves, on modern metal stand, case lg. 9 in. Asian Art Online More ...

Bronze Hanging Lantern

Bronze Hanging Lantern

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1147
Sold for:
$123$100

Bronze Hanging Lantern, Persia, the octagonal central section with small glass windows, surrounded by pierced foliate and calligraphy decorations, ht. 14 1/2 in. Asian Art Online More ...

Bronze Mortar

Bronze Mortar

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1149
Sold for:
$185$150

Bronze Mortar, Persia, 19th century, decorated with bands of calligraphy and floral motifs, ht. 4 3/4 in. Asian Art Online More ...

Coco-de-Mer Sufi Begging Bowl, Kashkul

Coco-de-Mer Sufi Begging Bowl, Kashkul

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1153
Sold for:
$738$600

Coco-de-Mer Sufi Begging Bowl, Kashkul, Persia, 19th century, the shell carved with figures, calligraphy, and scrolling florals in reserves, lg. 10 in. Asian Art Online More ...

Brass Traveling Pen and Ink Case, Qalamdan

Brass Traveling Pen and Ink Case, Qalamdan

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1154
Unsold
 

Brass Traveling Pen and Ink Case, Qalamdan, Turkey, 19th/20th century, decorated with incised calligraphy in reserves, on modern metal stand, case lg. 9 in. Asian Art Online More ...

Pierced Brass Planter

Pierced Brass Planter

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1165
Sold for:
$98$80

Pierced Brass Planter, Persia, 19th/20th century, cylindrical form tapering towards the mouth, the sides inscribed with roundels containing calligraphy, a band of pierced calligraphy at the neck, More ...

Two Minai Figural Bowls

Two Minai Figural Bowls

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1364
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Two Minai Figural Bowls, Persia, 12th/13th century style, one depicting a figure on horseback surrounded by a band of calligraphy, the other depicting seated attendants surrounding an enthroned More ...

Tinned Copper Bowl

Tinned Copper Bowl

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1375
Sold for:
$461$375

Tinned Copper Bowl, Persia, 19th/20th century, on a footed base, the sides decorated with floral patterns and a calligraphy band at the rim, dia. 13 1/8 in. Asian Art Online More ...

Tinned-copper Bowl

Tinned-copper Bowl

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1376
Sold for:
$400$325

Tinned-copper Bowl, Persia, 19th/20th century, on a footed base, the sides decorated with geometric patterns, a band of calligraphy at the rim, dia. 9 1/4 in. Asian Art Online More ...

Calligraphy

Calligraphy

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1470
Unsold
 

Calligraphy, China, 20th century, in the manner of Zeng Guopan (1811-1872), four-character idiom translates to "commitment to excellence," signed and sealed, ink on paper, fabric mat, calligraphy 17 More ...

Brass Traveling Pen and Ink Case, Qalamdan

Brass Traveling Pen and Ink Case, Qalamdan

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1480
Sold for:
$197$160

Brass Traveling Pen and Ink Case, Qalamdan, Turkey, 19th/20th century, decorated with incised calligraphy in reserves, on modern metal stand, case lg. 9 7/8 in. Asian Art Online More ...

Seven Kashan Turquoise and Black Vessels

Seven Kashan Turquoise and Black Vessels

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
273
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Seven Kashan Turquoise and Black Vessels, Persia, 18th to 20th century, a large deep handled bowl with foliate decoration, a pitcher with black stripe and calligraphy, a conical bowl with More ...

Hanging Scroll Calligraphy Couplet

Hanging Scroll Calligraphy Couplet

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1417
Unsold
 

Hanging Scroll Calligraphy Couplet, China, 20th century, with a fourteen-character Buddhist poem, dated and signed "Jiufeng Shanren" with four seals, ink on paper, calligraphy 53 x 12 in. Asian More ...

Persian Manuscript on Paper, Kitab an-Nujum  , Attributed to Mulla Hosein Kashefi Bayhaqi, 1060 AH [1650 CE].

Persian Manuscript on Paper, Kitab an-Nujum , Attributed to Mulla Hosein Kashefi Bayhaqi, 1060 AH [1650 CE].

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
208
Sold for:
$615$500

Persian Manuscript on Paper, Kitab an-Nujum, Attributed to Mulla Hosein Kashefi Bayhaqi, 1060 AH [1650 CE]. Octavo-format text manuscript on paper, text in black and red, tables, charts, and More ...

Manuscript Page with Miniature Painting

Manuscript Page with Miniature Painting

Auction:
3134B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2018
Lot:
37
Unsold
 

Manuscript Page with Miniature Painting, Persia, 19th/20th century, depicting a couple in bed, surrounded by calligraphy, framed and glazed, sight size 8 1/2 x 5 1/2 in. More ...

Manuscript Page and Illustration from the Shanameh

Manuscript Page and Illustration from the Shanameh

Auction:
3134B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2018
Lot:
38
Unsold
 

Manuscript Page and Illustration from the Shanameh, Persia, 19th/20th century, ink and opaque color on paper, depicting a prophet speaking to two kings, six columns of calligraphy, framed and More ...

Two Nagari-style Calligraphy Works

Two Nagari-style Calligraphy Works

Auction:
3132T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 12, 2018
Lot:
1323
Unsold
 

Two Nagari-style Calligraphy Works, India, 19th/20th century, ink, color, and gold on paper, framed and glazed, sight size to 13 x 10 in. Asian Art Online More ...

Hanging Scroll Calligraphy Couplet

Hanging Scroll Calligraphy Couplet

Auction:
3132T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 12, 2018
Lot:
1503
Unsold
 

Hanging Scroll Calligraphy Couplet, China, 20th century, with a fourteen-character Buddhist poem, dated and signed "Jiufeng Shanren" with four seals, ink on paper, calligraphy 53 x 12 in. Asian More ...

Persian Manuscript on Paper, Kitab an-Nujum  , Attributed to Mulla Hosein Kashefi Bayhaqi, 1060 AH [1650 CE].

Persian Manuscript on Paper, Kitab an-Nujum , Attributed to Mulla Hosein Kashefi Bayhaqi, 1060 AH [1650 CE].

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1223
Unsold
 

Persian Manuscript on Paper, Kitab an-Nujum, Attributed to Mulla Hosein Kashefi Bayhaqi, 1060 AH [1650 CE]. Octavo-format text manuscript on paper, text in black and red, tables, charts, and More ...

Two-character Calligraphy

Two-character Calligraphy

Auction:
3086T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 21, 2018
Lot:
1033
Sold for:
$12$10

Two-character Calligraphy, Japan, in the manner of Takumi So, inscribed with seal, ink on brown paper, framed and glazed, sight size 8 1/4 x 11 1/2 in. More ...

Calligraphy

Calligraphy

Auction:
3084B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 16, 2018
Lot:
497
Unsold
 

Calligraphy, China, with an excerpt from the Quanxuewen by Zhuzi (1130-1200), dated and signed "Yi An," with five seals, framed and glazed, calligraphy 43 1/8 x 13 1/4 in. More ...

Pair of Tall Covered Jars

Pair of Tall Covered Jars

Auction:
3077T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 15, 2018
Lot:
1049
Sold for:
$369$300

Pair of Tall Covered Jars, China, 20th century, each depicting birds and flowers, with calligraphy inscription, ht. 16 in. More ...

Two-character Calligraphy

Two-character Calligraphy

Auction:
3046T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 07, 2017
Lot:
1413
Unsold
 

Two-character Calligraphy, Japan, in the manner of Takumi So, inscribed with seal, ink on brown paper, framed and glazed, sight size 8 1/4 x 11 1/2 in. More ...

Arabic Manuscript, Debate on the Existence of God.

Arabic Manuscript, Debate on the Existence of God.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
147
Sold for:
$800$650

Arabic Manuscript, Debate on the Existence of God. 1233 AH [1818 CE]. Octavo format Arabic manuscript on paper in black ink, in an elegant and delicate nasta'liq script with artful diagonal marginal More ...

Wells, Herbert George (1866-1946) The Door in the Wall,   Illustrated by Alvin Langdon Coburn (1882-1966)

Wells, Herbert George (1866-1946) The Door in the Wall, Illustrated by Alvin Langdon Coburn (1882-1966)

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
500
Sold for:
$738$600

Wells, Herbert George (1866-1946) The Door in the Wall, Illustrated by Alvin Langdon Coburn (1882-1966) York & London: Mitchell Kennerley, 1911 [Typeset by Bertha Goudy (1869-1935) in New York and More ...

Handscroll Illustrating the Tale of Sumiyoshi

Handscroll Illustrating the Tale of Sumiyoshi

Auction:
3025B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 15, 2017
Lot:
469
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Handscroll Illustrating the Tale of Sumiyoshi, Japan, 18th/19th century, with a postscript calligraphy in cursive script at the end, followed by a label with title and a seal, ink, color, and gold More ...

Calligraphy

Calligraphy

Auction:
3025B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 15, 2017
Lot:
489
Unsold
 

Calligraphy, China, 20th century, in the manner of Zeng Guopan (1811-1872), four-character idiom translates to "commitment to excellence," signed and sealed, ink on paper, fabric mat, calligraphy 17 More ...

Four-panel Double-sided Floor Screen

Four-panel Double-sided Floor Screen

Auction:
3058T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 18, 2017
Lot:
1130
Sold for:
$123$100

Four-panel Double-sided Floor Screen, China, each with four tiers of rectangular plaques holding figures, landscapes, ancient vessels, and calligraphy works, part of an eight-panel screen, ht. 28, More ...

Arabic Manuscript, Debate on the Existence of God.

Arabic Manuscript, Debate on the Existence of God.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1109
Unsold
 

Arabic Manuscript, Debate on the Existence of God. 1233 AH [1818 CE]. Octavo format Arabic manuscript on paper in black ink, in an elegant and delicate nasta'liq script with artful diagonal marginal More ...