Thai Repousse(22 items)
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Striking asian wall art
The detail of the carving is spectacular as well as the creative design. The framing and background material make the dragon stand out.
The Boonnak's home witnessed the birth of silver crafting in Thailand at the turn of the 20th century. King Chulalongkorn was patron of the arts and settled Burmese craftsmen the area.
"Our region's designs are all special. Each one is unique and grandiose." Her soft words echo the proud sentiments passed on by her family... read more
Popular Thai Repousse
Aluminum repousse panel, "Blissful Relationship"$479.99
Thiva Boonnak invokes the presence of Huang, the mythological bird of East Asia that reigns over all other birds. The male version, Feng, was fused with Huang and therefore they became known as Fenghuang, a female entity to be paired with the Chinese dragon. Together they augur a blissful marriage as they represent husband and wife. Fenghuang is known in the West as the Chinese phoenix and she symbolizes the concept of yin and yang, as well as high virtue and grace. Fenghuang's beauty is captured with magnificent artistry in this repoussé panel framed in rain tree wood.
Aluminum Elephant Jungle Decorative Box from Thailand, "Luscious Jungle"$64.99
Designed by Thailand's Saifon, this decorative box is crafted of wood and accented with embossed aluminum sheet that depicts elephants among a luscious jungle. Executed with a high level of detail, the box features four drawers that slide open for storing small items.
Aluminum repousse panel, "Life with the Elephants"$307.99
Towering trees surround a lumber camp in a historic view of Thailand. Thiva Boonnak turns her eye to bygone days in this exquisite repoussé panel. Rolling great logs with their tusks and pulling down trees with powerful trunks, elephants were tireless workers in Siam's forest industry.
This gleaming panel is framed in rain tree wood.
Silver and Red Thai Repousse Panel of Dragon and Phoenix, "Dragon & Phoenix"$447.99
Using aluminum on velvet, Thai artisan Thiva Boonnak designs this majestic depiction of a dragon and phoenix flying together. Boonnak's work is influenced by concepts from in which the dragon and phoenix are two of the most powerful celestial animals and represent the forces of and In this piece, the dragon and phoenix coming together as yin and yang represents balance. The gleaming metallic repousse of the animals' bodies stands out against the red velvet backdrop, making this panel a vivid centerpiece among any home's decor. Every corner of the piece features a Thai letter, and these four letters together signify wealth and happiness.