Store Closed July 17th
ABOUT ZEN GALLERY
July 2022 - The Ming Family is sad to announce the recent passing of our co-founder, Jim Russell in April of this year. Doreen decided to retire and as such Ming's proud 50 + year history has come to an end.
While there may be a future somewhere for our remaining inventory, our retail gallery in Issaquah has permanently closed.
Ming’s was more than a store. We were devoted to cultivating interest in and educating the community about the relevance of Asia’s 5,000-year history.
Founded in Seattle in 1966, our careers began as historians, restorers & international importers, nurtured by three generations of traders & art dealers.
Thus, Ming’s was born from our shared passion for authentic antiques and the lure of our multi-cultural heritage.
Our company, family owned & operated for over 50 years, offered an array of historical treasures, art, vintage & antique custom jewelry, and furnishings from 11 countries in Asia.
Every item was hand-selected & purchased.
A visit to Ming’s was a journey through 5,000 years of history & tradition from the Imperial Dynasties of Asia. A series of exhibitions and lectures were held throughout the years.
PACIFIC REGION'S FINEST
At Ming's Asian Gallery, you would have discover edwonderful beautiful furnishing in stone, marble porcelain, bronze, and wood such as:
Bottles & Netsukes
Deities - Animal
Deities - Buddha