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SH106 - Fine Furniture, Paintings, Decorative and Asian Art

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Shapiro Gallery, 162 Queen St, Woollahra, Sydney
LOT 1

Chinese Blue and White Bowl

Ming Dynasty (1368-1644)

with blue underglaze landscape, on carved wooden stand

Measurements:
height 11 cm diameter 21.5 cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
  • sold $800 Incl BP
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LOT 2

Pair of Chinese Coral Ground Wine Cups

Probably Late Qing Dynasty (1644-1911)

brightly enamelled with flowers and cherry blossoms, Kangxi four character marks in red over gilt

  • EStimate $300 - $500
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LOT 3

Deng Bishan (1874-1930)

Republic Period Porcelain Teapot, c. 1920

naturalistically painted with a pond scene with a carp swimming among aquatic plants, signed by the artist, with iron-red seal mark to base

Measurements:
height 11 cm
  • EStimate $400 - $600
  • sold $384 Incl BP
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LOT 4

Chinese Blue and White Baluster Vase

with applied archaic dragon handles, the body decorated with two dragons among flames and linghzi form clouds all in dot work technique in dark cobalt blue under a bubbled glaze, Qianlong six character seal marks to base, minor wear over the shoulders

Measurements:
height 15.5 cm
  • EStimate $700 - $900
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LOT 5

Pair of Satsuma Vases by Kinkozan

Meiji Period, 19th Century

double handled bulbous shape vases, decorated with two panels depicting women and children, bordered by flowers and scrolling vines on maroon ground, stamped and signed in gilt ‘Kinkozan zo’, with 'S. Kinkozan, Kyoto, Japan' label, late repair to handle

Measurements:
height 25 cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
  • sold $600 Incl BP
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LOT 6

Fukagawa

Japanese Vase, c. 1920

of baluster form, with blue peonies on red ground, painted Fukagawa mark to base

Measurements:
height 32 cm
  • EStimate $400 - $600
  • sold $576 Incl BP
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LOT 7

Pair of Satsuma Vases

Late Meiji Period

ovoid form, decorated with figures in relief (2)

Measurements:
height 22 cm
  • EStimate $200 - $400
  • sold $408 Incl BP
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LOT 8

Large Satsuma Baluster Vase

Early 20th Century

decorated in various coloured enamels and gilt with two large panels depicting women and children in garden, bordered by gilt decoration on cobalt ground, with Shimazu Mon mark

Measurements:
height 49 cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
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LOT 9

Chinese Enameled Famille Rose Porcelain Lidded Box

Qing Dynasty (1644-1911)

decorated with multicolour foo dogs and flowers over blue ground, interior with central medallion with five-clawed dragon, Qianlong reign mark to base

Measurements:
height 8 cm
  • EStimate $400 - $600
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LOT 10

Chinese Dragon Bowl

Ming Dynasty (1368–1644)

decorated in red iron with two five-clawed dragons chasing a pearl among green enamelled clouds, the interior decorated with blue and white floral roundel and lattice rim

Measurements:
height 8.5 cm diameter 17.7 cm
  • EStimate $500 - $700
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LOT 11

Assorted Asian Carved Ivory Figures

including a Thai lady holding a parasol, two deities, two dancing figures, two young men playing with a ball, and a Japanese carving of Buddha, on bone stand, signed underside (8)

Measurements:
approx. height 20 cm
  • EStimate $500 - $700
  • sold $660 Incl BP
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LOT 12

Okubo Sterling

Geisha Silver Spoon

bearing Japanese silver marks

Measurements:
height 13 cm weight 34 g.
  • EStimate $200 - $300
  • sold $180 Incl BP
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LOT 13

Chinese Cast Silver Model of a Recumbent Bull

Possibly Warring States Period

the animal shown with head sharply raised, the entire body covered with interlocking geometric motifs

Measurements:
length 7 cm
  • EStimate $600 - $800
  • sold $720 Incl BP
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LOT 14

Chinese Metal Gilt Sprinkler of Near Eastern Form

Tang/ Liao Dynasty Manner

vessel of compressed pear shape on a splayed foot with projecting phoenix heads from the shoulders serving as spouts above engraved wings, all on a finely beaded and filigree ground

Measurements:
height 19 cm
  • EStimate $600 - $800
  • sold $1,440 Incl BP
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LOT 15

Indian Engraved and Inlaid Solid Cast Gilt Bronze Figure of Sakyamuni Buddha

Gupta/post-Gupta style, Sarnath school

cast in high copper bronze standing broad shouldered in diaphanous robes on large pad feet, the right hand in abhaya mudra, the left in vitarka mudra, with snail curl hair cast in silver, eyes, fingernails and toenails silver inlaid, on timber base

Measurements:
height 33.5 cm
  • EStimate $6,000 - $8,000
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LOT 16

Important Silver Inlaid Bronze Cylindrical Covered Vessel

Probably Warring States Period, Late Eastern Zhou Dynasty, 3rd Century B.C.E

inlaid with silver geometric devices interrupted by three encircling concave bands in plain bronze, the cover silver inlaid with archaic characters in silver, with handle terminating in dragon heads

Measurements:
height 27 cm
  • EStimate $6,000 - $8,000
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LOT 17

Large Korean Inlaid Celadon Maebyong

Possibly Koryo Dynasty, 13th Century

inlaid in mishima technique on a crackled celadon ground with cranes among scrolling flowers between three ogival windows enclosing children beneath a willow, the mouth cupped, with short fire cracks around the base

Measurements:
height 36 cm
  • EStimate $2,500 - $3,500
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LOT 18

Large Chinese Blue and White Basin

Possibly Early 15th Century

painted to the exterior with a continuous peony meander below a narrow lingzhi scroll, the inner walls with six twin flower sprays, the recessed decorated with fruiting lychee

Measurements:
height 13. 5 cm diameter 31.5 cm
  • EStimate $2,500 - $3,500
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LOT 19

Rare Pair of Yingqing Lion Capitals

Southern Song/Yuan Dynasty, 13th/14th Century

the figures fashioned of white porcellaneous ware finished with incised details and replicating the Mauryan Era stone lion capitals of King Ashoka, reputedly the site of Buddha's first sermon and now serving as an Indian national emblem

Measurements:
height 32 cm
  • EStimate $1,800 - $2,200
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LOT 20

Mishima Inlaid Korean Celadon Maebyong

Possibly Koryo Dynasty, 12th/13th Century

vessel inlaid with cranes in flight between circular medallions enclosing floral devices, the densely crackled grey-green glaze of matte, with waxy texture and sandy firing pads beneath

Measurements:
height 31 cm
  • EStimate $1,800 - $2,400
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LOT 21

Fine 'Numbered' Junyao Jar

of guan form with twin lugs at the shoulder and glazed blue-green with darker and lighter crimson clouding, the edges fired black where the glaze thins, the footrim unglazed, numeral '3' incised on the base

Measurements:
height 13.5 cm
  • EStimate $1,200 - $1,800
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LOT 22

Chinese Copper Red Glazed Chrysanthemum Dish

the interior with forty crisply defined petals rising from the countersunk circular well, the underlying white porcelain exposed on the edges, the footrim fashioned in lobed form surrounding a white glazed base with pinholes, Xuande six character marks

Measurements:
diameter 21 cm
  • EStimate $1,200 - $1,800
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LOT 23

Chinese Faux Bois Porcelain Brush Pot

of lobed quatrefoil form raised on six cloud form feet and decorated on either side with a single dragon finely pencilled in black and gilt on a 'wood grain' ground, with turquoise glazed interior, Yongzheng four character marks, minor glaze overruns

Measurements:
height 16 cm
  • EStimate $1,200 - $1,800
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LOT 24

Chinese Guri Lacquer Octagonal Box and Cover

Possibly Yuan Dynasty (1279-1368)

the sides carved through alternate layers of red and black with jui head forms beneath a scroll device, the cover with eight jui head motifs arranged around a central floriform motif

Measurements:
height 6.5 cm diameter 13 cm
  • EStimate $900 - $1,200
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LOT 25

Chinese Iron Red Enamelled 'Nine Dragon' Vase

the vase of pear form with tall neck and encircled by nine vigorous dragons disporting among clouds above a band of waves, with key fret around the foot and gilded highlight, Qianlong six character seal marks oriented toward the central, in case

Measurements:
height 15 cm
  • EStimate $900 - $1,200
  • sold $900 Incl BP
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LOT 26

Exceptional Cizhou Black Glazed Sgraffito Vase

Possibly Northern Song Dynasty, 11th/12th Century

pear form body rising to a sharply rolled everted rim, the lower section encircled with two bands of freely carved floral devices above a splayed foot revealing white biscuit, the glaze sheer black and matte texture, luting join visible at the neck

Measurements:
height 26 cm
  • EStimate $900 - $1,200
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LOT 27

Chinese White Glazed Tea Bowl with Anhua Decoration

Ming Dynasty, Yongle Period Style and Possibly Period

potted with flaring rim, the exterior incised with two dragons in 15th century style, the character for 'tea' inscribed in blue to the interior and six further characters beneath

Measurements:
height 16.3 cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
  • sold $900 Incl BP
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LOT 28

Cinese Ruby Ground Famille Rose Teapot and Cover

with loop handle and crisply fashioned spout painted all over with vibrantly enamelled flowers between pale lavender borders, the footrim and edges gilded, with interior pale turquoise, Qianlong seal marks oriented toward the spout

Measurements:
height 11.5 cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
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LOT 29

Finely Cast and Engraved Bronze Figure of Milarepa, The Singer

Tibet, Before 1800

the figure seated on an animal skin rug, the right hand cupped around the ear as if vocalising, base plate removed

Measurements:
height 19 cm
  • EStimate $700 - $900
  • sold $840 Incl BP
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LOT 30

Chinese Ru-Type Vase

Possibly Song Dynasty, 12th Century

of archaic bronze form, the vessel thinly potted in lobed quatrefoil form with twelve vertically aligned flanges and covered all over with a bluish-grey glaze of satin texture thinning on the edges, with four tiny spur marks on the base.

Measurements:
height 20.2 cm
  • EStimate $700 - $900
  • sold $852 Incl BP
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LOT 31

Large Northern Celadon Meiping

Possibly Northern Song Dynasty, 11th/12th Century

the vessel thinly potted of light grey ware and freely carved all over with continuous bands of scrolling peony above a band of upright leaf panels, the low countersunk base with reddish oxidation

Measurements:
height 37
  • EStimate $700 - $900
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LOT 32

Chinese Wucai Enamelled Moonflask

Early 15th Century Style and Possibly Period

vessel decorated on both sides with flower sprays carved from the thickly potted walls and painted with green, red and yellow enamels outlined in black on a white ground of bluish tone, the countersunk base slightly concave and unglazed

Measurements:
height 28 cm
  • EStimate $600 - $800
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LOT 33

Large Arita Blue and White Bowl

Edo Period, 17th Century

the bowl heavily potted and freely sketched with floral and figural scenes including a scene of twin ducks on a lotus pond to the interior, the base unglazed

Measurements:
diameter 32 cm
  • EStimate $400 - $600
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LOT 34

Chinese Copper Red 'Three Fish' Stem Cup

the cup raised on a flared hollow stem sealed at the base and painted to the sides with three fish silhouettes in copper red on a white ground of light bluish tone, the interior plain, encircled Xuande six character marks, small bruise on the rim

Measurements:
height 10.5 cm diameter 11.5 cm
  • EStimate $400 - $600
  • sold $336 Incl BP
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LOT 35

Rare 'Pao Pie' Lonquan Celadon Jar

with lotus form cover, covered with an even pale bluish celadon glaze interspersed with iron brown spots

Measurements:
height 10.5 cm
  • EStimate $400 - $600
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LOT 36

Korean Punchong Ware Tea Bowl

Possibly Yi-Choson Dynasty, 15th Century

the sides of the bowl impressed with cranes in flight below a continuous scroll, the interior showing four circular impressed medallions within a freely carved floral ground covered all over with a grey-green brushed glaze showing peeling at the rim

Measurements:
height 8 cm diameter : 18 cm
  • EStimate $400 - $600
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LOT 37

Longquan Celadon Baluster vase with rare grape leaf design

Possibly Southern Song Dynasty, 12th Century

the vase of baluster form with tall flaring neck covered overall in a clear light green glaze pooling deeper in the recesses

Measurements:
height 23 cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $480 Incl BP
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LOT 38

Korean Cast Bronze Dragon

Yi-Choson Dynasty, 18th/19th Century

the solid cast figure in coiled lunging posture, the large canine head with twin horns and bared fangs

Measurements:
length 22.5 cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $360 Incl BP
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LOT 39

Japanese Gilt Lacquer Tortoiseshell Footed Dish

Meiji Period

of lobed form, the central roundel decorated in gilt with an eagle (A/F)

Measurements:
diameter 21 cm
  • EStimate $400 - $600
  • sold $180 Incl BP
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LOT 40

Namikawa Sosuke Workshop (1847-1919)

Japanese Bronze, Silver and Enamel Covered Box

the cover with an enamel panel of two carp and a turtle swimming above water plants designed in wireless cloisonné, with silver interior, signed with the seal of Namikawa Sosuke (A/F)

Measurements:
height 4.5 cm width 14.3 cm depth 11.3 cm
  • EStimate $3,000 - $5,000
  • sold $8,400 Incl BP
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LOT 41

Satsuma Bowl

Meiji Period, 19th Century

intricately painted in polychrome enamels and gilt, the outside with a band of forty-eight dancing figures, the interior decorated with flowers, birds and assorted insects, signed to base ‘han kinzan dou’

Measurements:
height 8 cm diameter 13 cm
  • EStimate $1,000 - $1,500
  • sold $14,400 Incl BP
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LOT 42

Satsuma Baluster Vase

Meiji Period

painted in enamels and gilt, the body with continuous scene depicting a noble family standing on a hill watching a procession, reserved on a millefleurs ground of a mass of densely clustered chrysanthemums and peonies, signed to base 'Ryozan'

Measurements:
height 12 cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
  • sold $720 Incl BP
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LOT 43

Satsuma Brocade Vase

Meiji Period, 19th Century

of square baluster form, painted in enamels and gilt, each face painted with a different outdoor scene of mountainous landscape, ducks, samurai and group of noblewomen and their attendants

Measurements:
height 16 cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
  • sold $2,400 Incl BP
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LOT 44

Chinese Carved Coral Figure

Qing Dynasty (1644-1911)

of a maiden with birds and flowers, on hardwood base

Measurements:
height 16 cm
  • EStimate $6,000 - $9,000
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LOT 45

Chinese Ivory Carving

Qing Dynasty (1644 - 1911)

of a lady holding flowers, on hardwood stand, minor chip (A/F)

Measurements:
height 24 cm
  • EStimate $500 - $700
  • sold $900 Incl BP
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LOT 46

Chinese Robin's Egg Glazed Censer

the bronze-form vessel thinly potted on three conical feet rising to a sharply flared mouth and covered with a vivid 'bird's egg blue' and mottled aubergine glaze, with two square lug handles applied to the shoulders, Qianlong six character seal marks

Measurements:
height 10.5 cm width 18 cm
  • EStimate $1,200 - $1,800
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LOT 47

Finely Cut and Polished Chinese Two Colour Cameo Glass Vase

Qing Dynasty, 19th Century

of baluster form, cut through a burgundy outer layer showing birds amid clouds, pine and magnolia, the largest bird a pheasant dynamically swooping, the gold flecked green ground engraved with concentric waves, four character mark to base

Measurements:
height 27 cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
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LOT 48

Chinese Summer Embroidered Dragon Robe

Qing Dynasty, c. 1890

blue sheer mesh and gold thread, embroidered with five-clawed dragons chasing flaming pearls among clouds, contrasting black mesh yoke and cuffs with five pierced gilded brass floral fasteners

Measurements:
height 133 cm width 190 cm
  • EStimate $3,000 - $4,000
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LOT 49

Pair of Guan-Type Cups and Saucers

Possibly Song Dynasty, 12th century

each pair thinly potted in hexagonal petalled form with correspondingly fashioned footrims and covered with a pooling Guan glaze of smooth texture thinning at the edges, with later fitted box

Measurements:
diameter 5.6 cm (cups) and 10.5 cm (saucers)
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
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LOT 50

Hardwood 'Baxianzhuo' Table

Qing Dynasty, Late 19th Century

possibly huanghuali, large floating-panel top set within a frame with double rounded outer edge, plain apron with a small rectangular drawer on each side above a band of vertical ribs extending on to the upper part of the square-sectioned corner legs terminating in hoof feet

Measurements:
height 82 cm width 86 cm depth 86 cm
  • EStimate $5,000 - $7,000
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LOT 51

Pair of Hexagonal Armchairs, 'Nanguanmaoyi'

possibly Qing Dynasty (1644-1911)

with straight top rail continuing down to a pair of straight arms pipe-joined to the frame, the central splat with an openwork ‘ruyi’ head and a scrolling base, all above a hard-mat seat, supported on four square section legs joined by stretchers (2)

Measurements:
height 92 cm
  • EStimate $5,000 - $7,000
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LOT 52

Pair of Huanghuali Yokeback Armchairs

Qing Dynasty (1644-1911)

with humped back crest rail, back decorated with carved panel depicting a qilin surrounded by scrolling clouds below an upper cartouche, with outscrolled arms above a rectangular seat (2)

Measurements:
height 120 cm
  • EStimate $4,000 - $6,000
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LOT 53

Pair of Hardwood Pierced Panel Cabinets, 'Miantiaogui'

Qing Dynasty (1644-1911)

possibly huanghuali, the top front and side panels carved with pierced panels of prunus and rockeries, bottom panels carved in mirror reverse panels of bamboo, flowers, prunus and butterflies. Interior of each cabinet fitted with two drawers (2)

Measurements:
height 169 cm width 81 cm depth 35 cm
  • EStimate $10,000 - $15,000
  • sold $10,800 Incl BP
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LOT 54

Pair of Huanghuali Side Chairs

Qing Dynasty (1644-1911)

with curved crest rail supported on the elegantly shaped splat and curved back rails which continue to form the rear legs, above a rectangular seat, square legs joined by stretchers

Measurements:
height 105 cm width 51 cm depth 41 cm
  • EStimate $3,000 - $5,000
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LOT 55

Pair of Meditation Chairs, 'Chanyi'

Qing Dynasty, 19th Century

elegant plain back frame, arms supported on straight front posts, the square soft-mat seat above humpback stretchers with pillar-shaped struts, the legs of circular section with squared inner corners joined by a stepped stretcher frame and footrest

Measurements:
height 90 cm width 80 cm depth 71 cm
  • EStimate $3,000 - $5,000
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LOT 56

Chinese Mixed Wood Moon Door Cabinet

possibly huanghuali, the doors with pierced circular moon-gate and reticulated panels decorated with foliage and stylised qilong above four drawers

Measurements:
height 195 cm width 95 cm depth 36 cm
  • EStimate $3,000 - $5,000
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LOT 57

Pair of Hardwood Hexagonal Stands

Qing Dynasty (1644-1911)

possibly huanghuali, with lobed prunus shaped top above a pierced frieze of scrolling flowers supported by six cabriole legs on a hexagonal base

Measurements:
height 72 cm width 48 cm depth 48 cm
  • EStimate $1,000 - $1,500
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LOT 58

Chinese Hardwood Cabinet

with two large doors with upper section of faux bamboo design

Measurements:
height 142 cm width 86 cm depth 44 cm
  • EStimate $600 - $900
  • sold $900 Incl BP
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LOT 59

Chinese Bamboo Side Table

19th Century

with black Lacquered top, (A/F)

Measurements:
height 85 cm width 95 cm depth 61 cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
  • sold $3,120 Incl BP
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LOT 60

Two Chinese Red Lacquer Storage Trunck

brass mounted

Measurements:
height 55 cm
  • EStimate $500 - $700
  • sold $780 Incl BP
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LOT 61

Two Japanese Red Lacquer Ozen Trays

c. 1920

-2

Measurements:
height 17 cm and 18 cm width 39.5 cm and 60 cm
  • EStimate $400 - $600
  • sold $720 Incl BP
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LOT 62

Thai Gilt Cast Bronze Figure of Seated Buddha

19th Century

in the Rattanakosin Style, seated on a tiered throne, wearing long monastic robe and elaborate encrusted jewellery, the head surmounted by a tall crown, gilded over red and black lacquer

Measurements:
height 45 cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
  • sold $1,560 Incl BP
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LOT 63

South East Asian Cast Bronze Figure of D?pankara Buddha

Probably 16th Century

in the Ayudhya style, standing up with his right hand in gesture of protection, on wooden base (A/F)

Measurements:
height 48.5 cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
  • sold $2,640 Incl BP
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LOT 64

Pair of Chinese Ancestor portraits

ink and colour on silk (2)

Measurements:
height 116.5 cm width 78.5 cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
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LOT 65

Thai Buddhist Scripture Box

19th Century

decorated in gold lacquer with Ramayana scenes, inset lid incised with dated dedication from donors

Measurements:
height 28 cm width 81 cm depth 27 cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $1,680 Incl BP
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LOT 66

Thai Gilt Bronze Figure of Buddha

19th Century

in the Rattanakosin Style, with hands in abhaya mudra 'stopping the waters from rising', wearing long monastic robe and elaborate encrusted jewellery, the head surmounted by a tall crown, standing on a quadrupled octagonal base, (A/F)

Measurements:
height 57 cm
  • EStimate $700 - $900
  • sold $1,920 Incl BP
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LOT 67

Five Sawankhalok Covered Boxes

14th/15th Century

decorated in underglaze iron with stylised floral, foliate and geometric motifs, the boxes with shaped covers and finials, together with a vase, (6)

Measurements:
height 14 cm vase
  • EStimate $400 - $600
  • sold $1,680 Incl BP
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LOT 69

Carved Boxwood Ruyi Sceptre

finely carved with entwined lingzhi mushrooms

Measurements:
height 32 cm
  • EStimate $1,000 - $1,500
  • sold $1,080 Incl BP
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LOT 70

Large Chinese Copper Red Covered Meiping

Possibly 14th Century

the vessel rising from a straight foot banded with upright panels to the central body design of chrysanthemum scrolling below a lingzhi fungus meander, with unglazed base

Measurements:
height 41 cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
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LOT 71

Large Chinese Blue and White Gourd Vase

with overall design of floral lambrequins suspended between roundels of paired dragons clutching lingzhi fungus sprays executed in dark blue in dotwork technique, with Qianlong six character seal marks

Measurements:
height 31
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
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LOT 72

Chinese Ancestor Portrait

19th Century

of a seated male and female, each wearing blue and red traditional robe, ink and colour on paper, framed, (A/F) minor deterioration to paper

Measurements:
height 155 cm width 94 cm
  • EStimate $600 - $800
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LOT 73

Pair of Chinese Cloisonné Candlesticks

19th/20th Century

with bell-shaped pedestal base, decorated with flowers and dense lotus scroll on turquoise ground, (A/F) some loss to the enamel

Measurements:
height 37 cm
  • EStimate $1,000 - $2,000
  • sold $1,080 Incl BP
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LOT 74

Large Tang Style Pottery Horse

beautiful chestnut glaze

Measurements:
height 54 cm
  • EStimate $600 - $800
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LOT 75

Chinese Ancestor Portrait

19th Century

of a seated male and female, each wearing blue and red traditional robe, ink and colour on paper, framed, (A/F) minor deterioration to paper

Measurements:
height 180 cm width 95 cm
  • EStimate $600 - $800
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LOT 76

Chinese Cinnabar Lacquer Stationery box

20th Century

of rectangular form, deftly carved and incised in high relief, with a detachable front panel concealing tree trays

Measurements:
height 12 cm width 40 cm
  • EStimate $600 - $800
  • sold $780 Incl BP
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LOT 77

Chinese Huanghuali Two-tiered Food Box

19th/20th Century

comprising two plain trays and a domed cover, all contained within a sinuous carrying-handle decorated with pierced phoenix brackets

Measurements:
height 22.5 cm width 25.5 cm depth 17.5 cm
  • EStimate $600 - $800
  • sold $720 Incl BP
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LOT 78

Tibetan Bronze Figure of Vajradhara

19th Century, Possibly Before

the figure seated in dhyanasana surrounded by a billowing scarf, the hands holding a vajra and ghanta

Measurements:
height 14.5 cm
  • EStimate $600 - $800
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LOT 79

Carved Celadon Glazed Bottle Vase

the body and neck of the vase beautifully carved with two dragons disporting among bats and clouds under a smooth celadon ground of blue tone stopping neatly above the foot, Qianlong incised six character seal marks

Measurements:
height 30 cm
  • EStimate $600 - $800
  • sold $1,140 Incl BP
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LOT 80

Chinese enamelled Doucai Jar and Cover

potted on a low ring foot and painted around the sides with five delicately outlined scenes of flowering plants, the base with a single character mark within double borders, fitted wood stand

Measurements:
height 13 cm
  • EStimate $600 - $800
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LOT 81

Chinese Blue and White Shallow Bowl

the bowl with rounded sides rising from the slightly tapered foot, the outer wall painted with two phoenix in flight amid lotus, the interior with a twin phoenix medallion, with Xuande six character marks

Measurements:
diameter 21.5 cm
  • EStimate $600 - $800
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LOT 82

Pair of Cloisonné Figural Candlesticks

each in the form of an elephant on pedestal

Measurements:
height 41 cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
  • sold $960 Incl BP
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LOT 83

Chinese White Jade Carving of a Recumbent Horse

Qing Dynasty (1644-1911)

the head turned back towards the rear, on wooden stand

Measurements:
height 4 cm width 8 cm
  • EStimate $1,000 - $1,500
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LOT 84

Chinese Jade and Hardstone Brush Pots

including a green-brown nephrite ‘ts’ung’ brush pot with surface coarse and pitted, together with six pots of tall cylindrical forms (7)

Measurements:
height 14 cm
  • EStimate $1,000 - $1,500
  • sold $420 Incl BP
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LOT 85

Canton Enamel 'European Subject' Snuff Bottle

Republic Period

two panels depicting women in Renaissance and Classical dress surrounded by scrolling lotus vines on a yellow ground, Qianlong mark to base

Measurements:
height 7.2 cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
  • sold $1,560 Incl BP
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LOT 86

Three Chinese Snuff Bottles

including a white jade snuff bottle with rose quartz stopper surmounted by a pearl, a 'chicken bone' jade snuff bottle with red glass stopper and a jasper stone snuff bottle with amber stopper, (3)

Measurements:
approx. height 7 cm
  • EStimate $200 - $400
  • sold $540 Incl BP
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LOT 87

Three Carved Ivory Netsuke

including woman in kimono holding a fan with cat, signed, man with a hat holding a duck, signed and Buddha with a child sitting on his shoulder (3)

Measurements:
approx. height 7.5 cm
  • EStimate $400 - $600
  • sold $480 Incl BP
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LOT 88

Assorted Ivory Carvings

including ivory bead necklace, small round picture frame, six carved napkin rings (8)

  • EStimate $300 - $400
  • sold $540 Incl BP
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LOT 89

Chinese Pierced Jade 'Bi' Disc

grey jade with slight brown fleck, carved rice grain pattern to one side, double spiral clouds on the other side

Measurements:
diameter 5.4 cm
  • EStimate $600 - $800
  • sold $600 Incl BP
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LOT 90

Chinese Pale Green Jade Lidded Vase

Late 18th Century

with stylised dragon handles with loos ring, on carved wood stand, together with a rectangular form vessel with carved archaic design and two handles and a Chinese jade figure of a maiden immortal (A/F/)(3)

Measurements:
height 13 cm and 6.7 cm
  • EStimate $600 - $800
  • sold $2,640 Incl BP
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LOT 91

Two Chinese Jade Carved Pendants

Ming Dynasty, 19th Century

one carved with a deer-boy together with a boy holding a peach branch

Measurements:
height 6 cm
  • EStimate $400 - $600
  • sold $2,640 Incl BP
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LOT 92

Three Chinese Amulet Pendants

Probably Han Dynasty (206 BC - 220 AD)

including a white jade cicada pendant, a brown flecked white jade girdle pendant and a 'kuei' form pendant with 't'ao-t'ieh' masks carved on both sides, (3)

Measurements:
height 7.2 cm
  • EStimate $400 - $600
  • sold $1,200 Incl BP
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LOT 93

Chinese Jade Qilin Pendant

Possibly Ming Dynasty (1368 - 1644)

in pale celadon tone with brown inclusions, depicting a qilin curled up with one leg in mouth

Measurements:
height 4.2 cm
  • EStimate $400 - $600
  • sold $540 Incl BP
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LOT 94

Chinese Mottled Jade Carving of a Feline

depicting a stalking feline carved from a pebble, brown and yellow-green jade

Measurements:
length 7 cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $2,640 Incl BP
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LOT 95

Chinese Jade Carved Pendant

carved with a cat lying in a recumbent position on leaf, cream jade with brown inclusions, minor chip (A/F)

Measurements:
height 9.2 cm
  • EStimate $200 - $300
  • sold $480 Incl BP
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LOT 96

Chinese Pierced Dragon Disc

grey tone with brown inclusions, carved with a dragon

Measurements:
diameter 21 cm
  • EStimate $200 - $300
  • sold $480 Incl BP
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LOT 97

Four Chinese Longquan Celadon 'Twin Fish' Dishes

Probably Southern Song/Yuan Dynasty (960-1279)

misfired grey and green glaze with golden-brown inclusions, the inside embossed with twin fish, the body fluted (4)

Measurements:
diameter 21 cm and 12.5 cm
  • EStimate $600 - $800
  • sold $1,680 Incl BP
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LOT 98

Chinese Soapstone Carving of Three Hunters

Qing Dynasty, 19th Century

the stone of a light yellow tone with red inclusions, inscribed mark to underside, on carved wooden stand

Measurements:
height 14.5 cm
  • EStimate $500 - $700
  • sold $1,080 Incl BP
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LOT 99

Assorted Chinese Dishes

Ming Dynasty, 15Tth/16th Century and Later

including a light green bowl with incised lotus motif to the exterior, a green celadon peony dish with 'National Museum of Philippines Regno. EA194168' label to base, together with a large celadon bowl and seven various small dishes (10)

Measurements:
diameter 24.5 cm (peony dish)
  • EStimate $600 - $800
  • sold $1,440 Incl BP
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LOT 100

Four Chinese Soapstone Carvings

Qing Dynasty (1644 -1911)

each depicting Immortal on temple dog, on wooden bases, with inscribed mark to base (4)

Measurements:
approx. height 12 cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $600 Incl BP
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