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This endearing, rustic piece is Bandaji (Korean Front Opening Chest) with swallowtail ironwork and an interior shelf. 25 x 31 x 15 inches, 64 x 79 x 38 cm.
This gorgeous Korean Seven Butterfly Chest is made from a luscious persimmon wood that has aged to a warm rich hue that is truly a delight to behold. It is a beautiful effect that could never be even closely duplicated with new wood. The lovely brass butterflies that adorn this beautiful piece are an ancient symbol of happiness in Korea. 23.5 x 33.5 x 15 inches, 60 x 85 x 38 cm.
This 19th Century Bandaji (Korean Front Opening Chest) is made entirely of Korean pine. 31 x 35 x 16 inches, 79 x 89 x 41 cm.
Korean Scholar's Book Chest. 34 x 36 x 15.5 inches, 86 x 89 x 40 cm.
Korean : Pre 1900 item #585483 (stock #0012)
The Honsu Ham (Korean Wedding Chest) was a wife's most proud possession, and was always placed high in a position of visual prominence in her room. It will surely continue to enjoy the ancient tradition of a place of prominence in its new owner's proud home. 29.25w x 17.25h x 14.25d inches, 74 x 44 x 36 cm.
This gorgeous Ichung-jang (Korean Two Level Chest) is made from a gorgeous dragon burl wood that has aged to a deep rich hue that is a delight to behold. It is a beautiful effect that could never be even closely duplicated with new wood. The lovely brass butterflies that adorn this beautiful piece are an ancient symbol of happiness in Korea. 53.5 x 40 x 18.5 inches, 136 x 102 x 47 cm. Excellent Condition.
This gorgeous Ichung-nong (Korean Two Unit Stacked Chest) is made from a luscious dark persimmon wood that has aged to a warm rich hue that is nothing short of a heartwarming and rare treasure to behold. It is a beautiful effect that could never be even closely duplicated with new wood. The lovely brass butterflies that adorn this beautiful piece are an ancient symbol of happiness in Korea. 51.5 x 33.5 x 15 inches, 131 x 85 x 38 cm. Excellent Condition.
This exquisite 19th Century Samchung-jang (Korean Three Level Chest) will surely be the showcase piece in any collection. The highest standards of traditional Korean refinement were applied to the design and construction of this museum quality masterwork of dragon burlwood. 64.5 x 43 x 20 inches, 164 x 109 x 51 cm. Excellent Condition.
The people of Jeju Island have long had a distinctive culture that has given us art and antiques that are, like the island itself, simultaneously rough and beautiful. Treasured by collectors for their vigorous folksy character, antiquities of this quality from this sparsely populated island are rare. This 19th Century piece is a grain grinder made of volcanic rock and wood. With glass placed across the top, it makes a striking table. Diameter: 34 inches (86cm), height 17 inches (43cm).
Joseon Dynasty Ton-kwe (Korean Coin Chest). Coin chests are highly prized by collectors, as their purpose required that they be the largest, heaviest, and most well constructed piece of furniture in the home of an aristocrat. Paper money did not exist in Yi Dynasty Korea, and the coins were of very small denominations. They had to be strung together in large quantities to have any worth, so a strong money box was obviously a necessity...
The Zentner Collection
Vintage Korean kitchen cabinet in traditional style, made of elm wood, sliding panels are slatted and backed with rice paper, small drawers on top and middle (including 2 hidden drawers!). 65" high x 37 3/4" wide x 17 1/4" deep.
Korean : Pre 1950 item #257461
Korean Woodblock Image, Paul Jacoulet, 1948, "Tempest of the Heart" This is one if not the best of his Korean images. Condition Excellent. Fewer than 240 impressions
Silk Road Gallery
Two scholars and a sleeping servant boy are painted on loose-weave silk in this mid 19th century Korean work. In strong light, the large unpainted silk area above the subjects takes on a rich gold sheen. A scholar's rock in an unusual shape rests on a container of pebbles in the foreground...
Korean : Pre 1900 item #147335 (stock #KSenjin)
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An unusual blue & white Korean shoulder vase of powerful form in the meiping style. Flowing figure of a senjin or female immortal in a high waist Korean dress. Flowers on the back of the vase. Excellent detail. Porcelain is fine and white. Light blue reminiscent of some Arita. Mark of Chinese emperor Kang H'si (mark found sometimes on both Japanese & Korean ware) in a double circle. The proportion of this vase and the dress point to Korean late Choson dynasty 18-19th century...