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    • Untitled

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    • Untitled, 12"" x 9"", oil on board note: date range is set as 1991 being the late date because that is when the piece was acquired by the collectors Mr. and Mrs. Bible. The painting would have been done sometime before 1991.
    • Slim

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    • Slim, 18"" x 24"", etching, singed by the artist, and numbered 84/150 note: Year Range was set at 1980 because 1980 was when Mr. and Mrs. Bible purchased the piece so it would have been created some time before 1980
    • String instrument (Ehr-hu)

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    • A two-string instrument which when skillfully played has a warm tonal quality, at times eerily vocal in timbre. Its flexibility for phrasing is akin to violin or viola. The strings are placed between the hairs of the bow back.
    • Zither (yang-chin)

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    • Zither (Yang-chin).The body of this stringed instrument has the form of a trapezoidal box. A lid is used to protect the sounding board when not in use. Fine, metallic wires, arranged in sets of two, three, or four to each note, decrease in length...
    • Silk pleated skirt

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    • Silk pleated skirt. ""Horse-face Skirt"" - This woman's garment, made up of a pair of aprons, is of nomadic origin borrowed from the steppe people. This type of garment was constructed of two identical aprons, each consisting of a pleated panel...
    • Bud vase: Kutani Globular

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    • A small bud vase designed with colorful assortment of delicate flowers and waves with rich enamel and with gold rim. It has two indentations near the shoulder as if held by potter's two fingers when bisque was soft. Marking ""Kutani"" in red...
    • Sitar - Stringed Instruiment

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    • This sitar has 2 gourd resonators, 5 melodic strings, 2 drone strings, and 11 sympathetic strings. Interesting decorative symbols are found on this sitar. Although the arch and floral scroll around the fret show Muslim influence, the peacocks are...
    • Nephrite jade sash buckle

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    • Nephrite jade sash buckles embellished with rubies, emeralds, and sapphires inset in gold. Nephrite jade was first used in India during the time of the Mogul emperors who had access to it from their wide-spread Central Asia possessions. Gemstones...
    • Anklungs

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    • Anklungs are made of two to four bamboo tubes attached to a base and produce a single note or chord when struck. The Lentz collection currently holds 10 of these instruments.
    • Thangka of the Dharmapala Yamantaka

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    • Thangka of Dharmapala Yamantaka painted on cotton. A yellow silk overlay is attached at the top of the painting and covers the painting completely when unfurled. The designs on the overlay are red, green, and brown stylized flowers and circles...
    • Sheng - Wind Instrument

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    • Sheng China (SHO - Japan; SAING-HUANG - Korea) The seventeen pipes of varying length are set in a gourd or gourd-like wind chest (the one on this instrument is made of metal) which receives the air from the blow pipe. When the hole for any...
    • Ritual Hand Drum (Dameru)

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    • The folk-type dameru is made of two wooden bowl shapes. The bases of the bowls are connected and the open 'faces' which form the outer sides of this hand drum are covered with hide. Two thongs with knotted weights are attached and these hit against...
    • Ivory carving of Li T'ieh-Kuai

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    • Carved ivory figurine of Li T'ieh-Kuai, one of the Eight Taoist Immortals. He is depicted as a beggar leaning on an staff. Ink has been used to create the robe design, highlight the beard, moustache and the contents of the bag Li Tieh-Kuai is...
    • Brush Holder

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    • Carved Ivory Brush Holder (a) depicts: --Man with long flowing hair is a god crossing a river by standing on leaves; --Seated man with bamboo fishing pole and line in hands is prime minister of Chou dynasty. One interpretation: He fishes with...
    • Skirt: Woman's skirt

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    • Red satin skirt with pink cotton waistband. Skirt pleated at sides. Front and back panel hand-embroidered with a large, multicolored floral design. Rest of skirt has a sprinkling of embroidered small floral designs. Front and back panel with...
    • Woodburned landscape

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    • Picture of a massive pine tree and a couple of cranes, both symbols of longevity. Signed by artist ""Shu Qiuqu"". Calligraphy translates as: ""Viewing the mountain when wishing some wind to arise toward the night. Moon is shining over a thousand...
    • Lacquer pigeon blood vase

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    • Lacquer pigeon blood vase. ""Pigeon blood"" cloisonne is made when a copper body is punched. The resulting stippled form often contains a simple design. After the metal is cleaned and polished, a transparent red enamel is applied to the whole...

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