With such a rich and varied culture, interiors inspired by Asia can be anything from the muted colours of bronze work to fiery, vibrant colours of masks which evoke the fun of traditional parades.

Barnebys have paired stunning Asian-inspired interiors with pieces from Toovey's sale this month. Click on the lot to check it out.

Luxurious-purple-in-the-bedroom-with-Asian-theme Interior with soft blues and bronze tones
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1014 A Chinese lavender glazed porcelain vase, mark of Qianlong but probably late 19th Century

1007 A Chinese archaistic brown patinated bronze vase, mark of Xuande but probably 19th Century

 

RMS_ladolfina-chinoiserie-powder-room-vanity_s3x4.jpg.rend.hgtvcom.1280.1707 Gold and yellow toned Asian decoration
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1102 A Chinese famille verte enamelled biscuit porcelain teapot and cover, 20th Century

DP_Jane-Ellison-elegant-asian-style-living-room-blue-walls_s4x3.jpg.rend.hgtvcom.1280.960 Interior featuring Chinese blue and white export porcelain
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1003 A Chinese blue and white export porcelain oval meat dish, late Qianlong period, painted with boats, pavilions and trees

393da77997fe54cad4967d30050c17e3 Wonderfully vibrant inteior, using orange and blue offset with bold white highlights
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A Chinese turquoise glazed porcelain wine pot, 19th Century, modelled in the form of a seated Buddhistic lion, its tail forming the handle

tooveysinterior A pair of South East Asian polychrome painted wooden masks, probably late 19th/early 20th Century, each decorated in turquoise, red, yellow, black and green

Toovey's sale will take place from 11th-14th August. Check out the catalogue here.

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