RAIIJIN (RAIDEN) - GOD OF THUNDER CUSTOM NEEDLEPOINT TEXTILE 1972
Very Fine and Unique Custom Designed and Worked Vintage Needlepoint - 1972 - RAIJIN or RAIDEN (God of Thunder) - The powerful deity in a typical pose with drums in both hands with which he makes the sound of thunder; below is a band of billowing waves and spray, rippling diagonal stripes, representing deep water with triple mountains rising out of the turbulent sea; all on a dense fret-patterned background. The colors are vibrant and dramatic befitting the subject, and the quality and detail are very fine. It's worked on approx. a no. 18 canvas and is one of a kind. Professionally mounted on a board, matted and ready to frame. Condition: Excellent.
Size: 19 1/8 in. x 30 1/2 in. Matted Size: 22 5/8 in. x 33 3/4 in
Item #: MT-C0957
PRICE: $ 275.00
CHARACTER FROM THE CHINESE OPERA -CUSTOM NEEDLEPOINT 1972
Fine and Unique Custom Designed and Worked Vintage Needlepoint - 1972 - Character from the Chinese Opera - The sombre personage in elaborately painted facial make-up, that would be typically used by this character type for a role in the Chinese Opera. The colors are ostentacious and the design deep with symbolic meaning. It's worked on approx. a no. 10 canvas, and It is one of a kind. It is not mounted, and as with all hand-done unstretched needpoint canvas', the size would be somewhat uneven. Condition: Very, Very Good.
Size: 13 1/2 in. x 17 3/4 in.
Item #: MT-C0114
PRICE: $ 100.00
CARVED JADE DOUBLE PEACH PLACQUE on Rosewood Stand to Fit
Greenish-Gray Jade Placque - beautifully carved on the front with two peaches borne on a leafy stem, with a bat above; the stone of even greenish-gray tone. The reverse is plain with a ridge in the stone. It may have been mounted at one time. Condition : Excellent.
Placque Size: 3 3/4 in. x 3 in. With Stand Size: 5 1/8 in.