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SH099 - Traditional Furniture, Paintings, and Asian Art

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Shapiro Gallery, 162 Queen St, Woollahra, Sydney
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LOT 301

Four Chinese Carved Seals

20th Century

black agate with dragons and three yellow hued stones, cracks and chips on the stone , one with the design of a dragon, crack through stone (4)

Measurements:
length 9cm height 8cm
  • EStimate $200 - $300
  • sold $1,080 Incl BP
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LOT 303

Three Archaic Jade Pieces

19th/20th Century

together with carved brown and green jade toggle in brown mottled hues, in the form of a crab, a white jade hair pin, a belt buckle, a bi disc carved with a dragon, together with a cylindrical toggle with a cord (5)

Measurements:
length 4-8cm,
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $360 Incl BP
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LOT 304

Chinese Soapstone Mountain Carving

19th/20th Century

the yellow stone finely detailed through the natural skin of the stone with figures in a mountainous river scene, on fitted wood stand

  • EStimate $400 - $600
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Chinese Jadeite Mountain Carving
LOT 305

Chinese Jadeite Mountain Carving

20th Century

deeply cut with a scene of a lion-dog and dragon, the reverse with bamboo detail

Measurements:
height 13cm length 18cm
  • EStimate $600 - $800
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LOT 306

Two Chinese White Jade Carvings

19th/20th Century

the oval shaped pebble is carved and pierced with a squirrel amongst grapes and leaves on a huanghuali stand of the same design together with two mandarin ducks swimming, on wood stands (2)

Measurements:
length 6.5cm
  • EStimate $700 - $1,000
  • sold $3,840 Incl BP
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LOT 307

A Chinese Soapstone Carving

19th /20th Century

the rectangular plaque with a flowering sprig issuing from rocks with a bird feeding on the nectar on contrasting fitted stone stand

Measurements:
height 21.5cm
  • EStimate $200 - $300
  • sold $144 Incl BP
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LOT 308

Chinese Soapstone Carving of a Landscape

19th /20th Century

the village by the lake in mountainous terrain on contrasting fitted stone stand

Measurements:
length 16cm
  • EStimate $200 - $300
  • sold $1,680 Incl BP
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LOT 309

Chinese Bamboo Root Carving

19th/20th Century

of an ox and calf with a boy perched on top, together with a pair of lidded cloisonne stemmed cups, damage and enamel losses (3)

Measurements:
height 22cm
  • EStimate $200 - $300
  • sold $192 Incl BP
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LOT 310

Two Chinese Hardstone Vessels Together with An Amethyst Figure

Qing Dynasty

of the Queen Mother of the West riding on a dragon, the cylindrical shaped pale green and black jade brush pot together with a two handled cup, the rounded sides resting on a foot rim between stylised dragon handles (3)

Measurements:
height 9.5cm, diameter6cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
  • sold $720 Incl BP
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LOT 311

Chinese Stone Carving of a Sage

beside a tiger, the finely carved and polished stone on a wood stand

Measurements:
length 8.5cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $720 Incl BP
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LOT 312

Two Celadon Jade Carved Pieces

one a recumbent lion with tail twirling the other a carved and pierced rectangular plaque with symbols of longevity the deer, lingzhi and crane (2)

Measurements:
length 7cm, 6.5cm X 5cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $360 Incl BP
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LOT 313

Chinese Carved Agate Figure

20th Century

the mottled yellow boulder carved with a sage reading a scroll and stroking a ferocious animal sitting him, on a wood stand

Measurements:
height 17.5cm
  • EStimate $100 - $200
  • sold $360 Incl BP
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LOT 314

Chinese Carved Agate Figure of a Buddha

20th Century

the purple and beige mottled boulder carved with a happy laughing Buddha scaring the children with a bat in his hand, on a wood stand

Measurements:
length 24cm
  • EStimate $100 - $200
  • sold $144 Incl BP
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LOT 315

Three Chinese Flat Jade Bi Discs

the polished smooth rings vary from dark green to black

Measurements:
diameter1.5-3.5cm
  • EStimate $200 - $300
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LOT 316

Three Chinese Porcelain Vases with Double Lion Dog Handles

19th/20th Century

the baluster shape with a flared mouth, celadon glaze body with overglaze blue and white decoration of figures and auspicious symbols on each, one with a star crack on base (3)

Measurements:
height 43cm-45cm
  • EStimate $1,000 - $1,500
  • sold $660 Incl BP
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LOT 317

Two Chinese Archaic Jade Carved Pieces

Opaque Green Striations

smooth flat jadeite Bi Disc with central hole and two small holes on the almost straight sides, the smooth carved rectangular piece has a central hole (2)

Measurements:
diameter6cm length 8.5cm
  • EStimate $500 - $700
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LOT 318

Chinese Carved Wood Ruyi Sceptre

Qing Dynasty 19th Century

carved all over with auspicious symbols – pairs of gold fish, bats, lingzhi and stylized clouds

Measurements:
length 50cm
  • EStimate $200 - $300
  • sold $120 Incl BP
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LOT 319

Chinese Hardwood and Jade Ruyi Sceptre

19th/20th Century

the ruyi sceptre is inset with three oval grey jade plaques carved with figures in a garden setting. Restoration to the shaft and minor chips to jade

Measurements:
57cm
  • EStimate $1,200 - $1,500
  • sold $1,200 Incl BP
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LOT 320

Chinese Hardwood and Jade Ruyi Sceptre

19th/20th Century

the ruyi is inset with celadon jade lingzhi-shaped plaque carved with a child at play under a pine tree, the shaft inlaid with fine silver wire with characters.

Measurements:
length 28cm
  • EStimate $1,500 - $2,500
  • sold $5,040 Incl BP
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LOT 321

Two Japanese Lacquer Four Case Inro with Gold Ground

Meiji Period 1868-1912

one with a playful lion dog leaping above waves carved in relief with an ivory netsuke in the form of an elephant, (rubbing to lacquer) the second a three case in polychrome lacquer with plovers flying toward a pine tree above a rooftop (2)

Measurements:
height 7cm, 7cm
  • EStimate $600 - $900
  • sold $1,560 Incl BP
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LOT 322

Japanese Six Drawer Lacquer Inro

19th/20th Century

with metal pulls, worked in gold tiramaki-e with a flower cart beside a brushwood fence accented with turquoise and blue leaves blowing in wind, the silk cord attached with the top acting as the ojime

Measurements:
height 7cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
  • sold $4,560 Incl BP
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LOT 323

Two Japanese Lacquer Inro

19th/20th Century

a four case in gilt with a design of a lake on front and reverse a remote lighthouse, the second in black lacquer with a garden on front and a waning crescent moon each with a hardstone ojime (2)

Measurements:
length 9cm, 5.5cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
  • sold $2,160 Incl BP
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LOT 324

Japanese Lacquer Inro with a Porcelain Manju Netsuke

19th/20th Century

the four case deeply carved with a swirling pattern on front and reverse the second in bone with an octopus on the front and a rose quartz dragon head netsuke (2)

Measurements:
length 6.5cm, 5cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
  • sold $900 Incl BP
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LOT 325

Pair of Japanese Lacquer Combs And Chinese Inlaid Lacquer Box

20th Century

together with a collection of miniature musical instruments, the box with a figure in a garden jade, soapstone and bone (9)

Measurements:
length 9.5cm
  • EStimate $100 - $200
  • sold $480 Incl BP
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LOT 326

Japanese Lidded Lacquer Box

20th Century

the raised gilt lacquer in hues of gold with a pair of mandarin ducks swimming in water weed on the lid, stylized pine tree on a gnarled branches around the edge

Measurements:
length 14cm width 11cm
  • EStimate $200 - $300
  • sold $2,040 Incl BP
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LOT 327

Japanese Pottery Tea Set

comprising tea pot with five cups in a fitted wooden box, each with impressed stamp to base (6)

Measurements:
teapot height 9.5cm
  • EStimate $100 - $200
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LOT 328

Japanese Satsuma Tea Pot

20th Century

with a short curved spout , decorated on front and rear with irises and butterflies, a reserve with two character signature in gilt

Measurements:
height 13 cm
  • EStimate $400 - $600
  • sold $456 Incl BP
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LOT 329

Japanese Porcelain Fukagawa Jar

20th Century

with a band around the centre in the imari palette, stress crack on the shoulder and minor fritting to foot

Measurements:
height 11 cm
  • EStimate $200 - $300
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LOT 330

Japanese Satsuma Gosu Blue Vase

19th/20th Century

the fine crackle glazed body painted with winter scenes, cartouche on front with mandarin ducks the reverse with a cabin by a remote lake, a base with a Kinkozan signature in gilt

Measurements:
height 12.5 cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $1,020 Incl BP
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LOT 331

Hexagonal Imari Vase

20th Century
Measurements:
height 44cm, diameter26cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $300 Incl BP
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LOT 332

Pair of Japanese Satsuma Vases

20th Century

the pheasants mirrored on front and reverse wandering in a lush garden under the autumnal trees, gilt and lacquer two character seal to base (2)

Measurements:
height 18 cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $600 Incl BP
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LOT 333

Pair of Japanese Satsuma Quatrefoil Vases

19th/20th Century

tapering form, painted panels with figures in a landscape, on a blue ground with gilt decoration, Kinkozan signature to base (2)

Measurements:
height 37cm width 17cm
  • EStimate $2,000 - $2,500
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LOT 334

Japanese Satsuma Koro and Cover

Meiji Period 1868-1912

the pierced cover with a shi-shi dog finial, the squat form on three low feet painted with a cartouche of figures on the front and rear, gilt signature to base

Measurements:
height 12 cm diameter12 cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
  • sold $540 Incl BP
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LOT 335

Two Japanese Inlaid Bronze Vases

19th/20th Century

each decorated with bamboo in silver, one signed together with another Indian bulbous squat vase with cartouches of deities (3)

Measurements:
height 7cm -18cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $144 Incl BP
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LOT 336

Japanese Collection of Woodblock Prints and Books

20th Century

related to the floating world, hard and soft cover folios, approximately 15 books and over 100 prints

Measurements:
Oban and Chuban
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $1,920 Incl BP
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LOT 337

Japanese Shibayyama Ivory Vase Supported on a Gilt Lacquer Stand

Meiji Period 1868-1912

following the contour of the tusk the continuous scene of cranes in the air and resting by a river with flowering grasses in gold and coloured lacquer, inlaid with coral and mother of pearl. Some small losses.

Measurements:
height 33cm diameter12.5cm
  • EStimate $3,000 - $5,000
  • sold $14,400 Incl BP
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LOT 338

Japanese Presentation Ivory Sword

19th/20th Century

the hollowed tusk carved in segments with figures and outdoor scenes interspersed with floral scrolls covering the entire surface

Measurements:
length 59cm
  • EStimate $5,000 - $7,000
  • sold $7,920 Incl BP
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LOT 339

Pair of Carved Ivory Half Tusks Supported on Carved Huanghuali Stands

19th/20th Century

the narrative of getting to the pagoda perched at the top of the mountain all in fine detail with animals, people and architecture all encased in a carved coco de mer like walls on the reverse (2)

Measurements:
height 27cm, 28cm
  • EStimate $3,000 - $5,000
  • sold $5,040 Incl BP
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LOT 340

Ten Indian Miniature Erotic Paintings on Ivory

20th Century

each with a scene of a bejewelled couple copulating on a Persian carpet (10)

Measurements:
5cm square
  • EStimate $5,000 - $7,000
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LOT 341

Chinese Ivory Brush Pot

19th/20th Century

the front carved and painted with three figures sitting under a willow tree the reverse with a poem, signed with two red seals

Measurements:
height 11cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
  • sold $1,560 Incl BP
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LOT 342

Ivory Plaque Carved on the Contour of the Tusk

Cultural Revolution 1966-1976

depicting six young enthusiastic workers with their baskets full after digging and harvesting their crop under the shade of a pine tree

Measurements:
height 16cm width 12cm
  • EStimate $900 - $1,200
  • sold $3,120 Incl BP
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LOT 343

Ivory Carving Of A Young Boy

Cultural Revolution 1966-1976

his smiling face under a peaked cap walking with scythe in hand and a basket full of corn hanging over his right shoulder, on a lacquered blackwood stand

Measurements:
height 15cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
  • sold $2,640 Incl BP
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LOT 344

Ivory Carving Of A Young Girl

Cultural Revolution 1966-1976

her tight fitting jacket clasped to the right, posing with confidence, her hair pulled back in pigtails, a book in one hand and a scroll held high in the other, two character signature on back of leg, on a huanghuali stand

Measurements:
height 14cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
  • sold $2,280 Incl BP
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LOT 345

Two Chinese Carved Ivory Figures

19th/20th Century

a figure of Li Tieguai one of the immortals, leaning on his crutch the other a robed figure holding a ruyi sceptre standing beside a crane (2)

Measurements:
height 18cm, 14.5cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
  • sold $2,040 Incl BP
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LOT 347

Three Conjoined African Ivory Figures

19th/20th Century

two of the figures seated, one with a snake across his lap, the other standing with his hand holding his heart, each with different hat and necklace

Measurements:
height 7cm
  • EStimate $400 - $600
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LOT 348

Two Chinese Ivory Plaques on Fitted Stands

19th/20th Century

the front carved and inked with a scene of stylized rocks, mountains by a lake, on the reverse, poetry deeply carved, written in two different scripts (4)

Measurements:
height 21cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $2,520 Incl BP
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LOT 349

Two Chinese Carved Ivory Figures, Liu Haichan on a Toad

20th Century

the three legged toad with a coin in his mouth open ready to spit it out, on fitted stand, break to foot of toad and figure, the other of a lady with an attendant (2)

Measurements:
height 7cm
  • EStimate $200 - $300
  • sold $1,200 Incl BP
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LOT 350

Seven Chinese Natural Coral Figures

20th Century

each figure carved in detail, from Chinese mythology

Measurements:
height 3cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $1,560 Incl BP
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LOT 351

Two Chinese Scroll Paintings, Scholars Rock And A Figure Holding a Rat

half stooped the Sage-like person with long flowing robes, ink on paper with two lines of calligraphy and a red seal mark, coloured ink, a red moon, signed and a red seal, water stains, creases, tears and a lot of general wear to both (2)

Measurements:
length 190cm
  • EStimate $700 - $1,000
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LOT 352

Framed Wall Mirror with Chinese Panel

20th Century

depicting a village scene carved in relief, gilt and red lacquer

  • EStimate $200 - $300
  • sold $360 Incl BP
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LOT 353

Chinese Elm Armchair

20th Century

a shaped back splat with a carved stylized character beneath a rounded low back

  • EStimate $500 - $700
  • sold $1,560 Incl BP
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LOT 354

Pair Of Chinese Carved Elmwood, Jumu Windows

Qing Dynasty 19th Century

each window divided into three sections framed with moulded and beaded rims, the central panel with open fretwork of a lake with leaves unfurling and flowering lotus, the deep and shallow carving is continued across both windows (2)

Measurements:
height 163cm, width 45cm
  • EStimate $900 - $1,200
  • sold $1,200 Incl BP
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LOT 355

Pair of Chinese Folding Horseshoe Back Armchairs

20th Century

with shaped back-splat, brass mounting to the arms and foot rest, carved dragon motifs and woven jute seat, this style of chair was designated a seat of honour during the Ming dynasty (2)

Measurements:
height 94cm width 60cm depth 55cm
  • EStimate $1,500 - $2,500
  • sold $1,920 Incl BP
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LOT 356

Chinoiserie Decorated Black Lacquer Chest on Low Legs

19th Century

with gilt carved and painted decoration of flowers, butterflies and teapots, brass handles and hinges, interior lined with gold painted embossed wallpaper

Measurements:
height 60cm width 120 depth 59
  • EStimate $1,500 - $2,500
  • sold $2,040 Incl BP
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LOT 357

Chinese Black Lacquer Table

Qing Dynasty 19th Century

rectangular painting table with framed plank top above square section legs with double stretchers

Measurements:
height 74cm width 180cm depth 90cm
  • EStimate $1,200 - $1,800
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LOT 358

Round Bamboo Dining Table

20th Century

bamboo top in a chevron pattern, square formed black lacquered and inlaid legs

Measurements:
height 72cm diameter120cm
  • EStimate $1,000 - $1,500
  • sold $1,560 Incl BP
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LOT 359

Pair of Chinese Square Bamboo Side Tables

19th Century

the black lacquer tops with an apron of Greek key fret and lower stretcher of three knotted bands of bamboo (2)

Measurements:
height 55cm 65cm square
  • EStimate $2,500 - $3,500
  • sold $3,120 Incl BP
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LOT 360

Chinese Wine Table

19th/20th Century

the Ming style table with mountain graining on the floating panel top above plain apron and spandrels with a simple moulded and beaded scroll the square legs ending in splayed shaped feet

Measurements:
height 80cm Length106cm width 33cm
  • EStimate $3,000 - $5,000
  • sold $4,800 Incl BP
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LOT 361

Rare Chinese Porcelain Drum Stool, Fahua

Ming Dynasty 17th Century

remnants of turquoise and cobalt blue glaze, the hollow barrel-shaped stool, zuodun, with an incised pattern on a flat top, divided in three by applied lion masks, below a ring of raised bosses. Hairline crack, and wear with age

Measurements:
height 30cm diameter35cm
  • EStimate $2,000 - $3,000
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LOT 362

Pair of Chinese Yoke-back Armchairs

18th/19th Century

the elegantly shaped crest rail above the S-shaped splat, the curved arm rails extending beyond the front above the hard mat seat, the whole supported on rounded legs with a foot rest stretcher, the wood of attractive colour and grain (2)

Measurements:
height 116 cm width 58 cm depth 46 cm
  • EStimate $6,000 - $9,000
  • sold $6,960 Incl BP
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LOT 363

Pair of Chinese Horseshoe-back Armchairs

18th/19th Century

with fine mountain grain, the sweeping crest rail terminating in outswept hooks above shaped spandrels, the curved backsplat carved with a figure standing under a tree in a reserve, the legs joined by stepped stretcher, the foot rest above a shaped apron

Measurements:
height 93 cm width 56 cm depth 45 cm
  • EStimate $6,000 - $9,000
  • sold $6,960 Incl BP
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LOT 364

Chinese Bamboo and Lacquer Side Table

18th/19th Century

with upturned ends, a double band of bamboo along the long, narrow single plank top is joined by rectangular legs extending from front to rear, the spotted bamboo carved with fan and circle motifs

Measurements:
height 92cm width 260cm depth 42cm
  • EStimate $6,000 - $9,000
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LOT 365

A Chinese Huanghuali Square Table

19/20th Century

with exquisite grain and patina, two board flush floating panel top, with slightly rounded edge above the concave waist, a high hump stretcher, the square corner legs ending in horse hoof feet

Measurements:
height 86 cm 90.5 cm sq
  • EStimate $15,000 - $25,000
  • sold $66,000 Incl BP
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LOT 366

Pair Of Chinese Hongmu Armchairs, Nanguanmaoyi, With Grand Proportions

19th Century

with humpbacked toprail, supported on bent corner posts extending to the back legs, above a rectangular frame, the S-curved back splat with a panel, the curved armrest supported by square uprights and legs joined by continuous aprons and stepped stretcher

Measurements:
height 110cm depth 60cm width 46cm
  • EStimate $15,000 - $20,000
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LOT 367

Chinese Huanghuali Rectangular Table With Fine Grain

17th/18th Century

the mellowed single plank top with exposed tenons covered in long-grain patches above a concave narrow band with waisted plain aprons and spandrels supported on recessed legs of rounded section joined by pairs of oval stretchers with a flat underside

Measurements:
height 83.5cm length 189.5cm depth 36.5cm
  • EStimate $20,000 - $30,000
  • sold $19,200 Incl BP
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LOT 369

Three Chinese Enamelled Porcelain Snuff Bottles

19th/20th Century

the flat pear-shaped bottle with geese on front and reverse in long grass, four character iron red mark to base, the squat bottle with snails and grasshoppers eating cabbage, the round bulbous bottle with two goats on front (3)

Measurements:
height 5cm-7.5cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
  • sold $3,840 Incl BP
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LOT 370

Three Famille Rose Porcelain Snuff Bottles including a Double Bottle

Jingdezhen Kilns, 18th/19th Century

one of cylindrical form with figures in a garden, underglaze blue seal mark, one heart shape with flattened foot, painted with a pine tree issuing from a rock, underglaze blue Qianlong mark, one twin bottle with a lion dog and seated gentleman (3)

Measurements:
height 5.5cm-7.5cm
  • EStimate $1,000 - $2,000
  • sold $3,120 Incl BP
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LOT 371

Three Chinese Enamelled Porcelain Snuff Bottles

Qing Dynasty 18th/20th Century

the well hollowed rectangular bottle with figures viewing birds in a cage, iron red mark to base, the round flat bottle painted with hundred boys pattern, Qianlong mark to base, the ovoid bottle with figures on front and reverse (3)

Measurements:
height 6cm-6.5cm
  • EStimate $1,000 - $1,500
  • sold $4,080 Incl BP
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LOT 372

Chinese White Jade Buddha's Hand Citron Snuff Bottle

19th/20th Century

naturalistically carved in the form of a finger citron, resting on its numerous curled fingers, carved with a leafy sprig at the shoulder

Measurements:
height 6.5cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
  • sold $1,200 Incl BP
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LOT 373

Two Chinese Glass Snuff Bottles

19th Century

well hollowed, one milky white with green overlay, the other yellow opaque glass, front carved with a horse, reverse carved with a parrot perched on rocky outcrop with mountain lion below (2)

Measurements:
height 6cm, 5.5cm
  • EStimate $1,000 - $1,500
  • sold $180 Incl BP
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LOT 374

Rare Enamelled Blue-Ground Yixing Snuff Bottle

1800-1870

hexagonal bottle enamelled with a magpie resting in the branches of a prunus tree with its head turned to gaze at its partner in flight, all on a deep blue ground, turquoise base, coral stopper with beitong spoon and collar

Measurements:
height 7cm
  • EStimate $1,000 - $1,500
  • sold $1,200 Incl BP
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LOT 375

Famille Rose Cylindrical Shaped Porcelain Bottle

19th/20th Century

decorated with a continuous scene of a pine tree issuing from rocks by a lake

  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $240 Incl BP
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LOT 376

Chinese Ivory Snuff Bottle with Silver

Carved Qianlong mark to base

well hollowed with double lion mask handles to shoulders, phoenix chariot to front and reverse

Measurements:
height 5cm
  • EStimate $1,200 - $1,800
  • sold $1,440 Incl BP
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LOT 377

Chinese Double-overlay Two-colour Glass Snuff Bottle

Qing Dynasty

blue glass with white and black overlay in the form of a carved phoenix, together with a milky white glass snuff bottle with carved archaic bronzes in brown glass and tigers eye stopper (2)

Measurements:
height 8.5cm, 7cm
  • EStimate $1,200 - $1,800
  • sold $480 Incl BP
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LOT 378

Four Porcelain Bottles with Iron Red Overglaze

19th/20th Century

a front facing dragon above a band of waves, one cylindrical shaped bottle with a dragon, scales and flames picked out in gilt, iron red seal mark to base, one bottle with playful lion dog, one tear drop shape with a dragon flying through the clouds (4)

  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
  • sold $840 Incl BP
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LOT 379

Four Underglaze Blue and Copper Red Porcelain Bottles

Jingdezhen Kilns, 19th /20th Century

one tapering form with horse and rider, one bulbous oval with several riding horseman, one meiping shape with floral decoration, and one with a female Daoist Immortal balancing on a barge assisted by three attendants (4)

Measurements:
height 6.5-7.5cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
  • sold $2,400 Incl BP
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LOT 380

Chinese Coconut Shell Snuff Bottle

Qing Dynasty

round flattened form, carved with archaic script to front and reverse, signed and possibly dated, with rutilated crystal stopper, together with a white and brown coconut husk snuff bottle with square sides and turquoise stopper

Measurements:
height 6cm, 4cm
  • EStimate $1,200 - $1,800
  • sold $2,040 Incl BP
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LOT 381

Four Cylindrical Shaped Porcelain Bottles

Qing Dynasty 18th/19th Century

one crackle glaze with characters, one a scene in an elaborate garden with figures (rim frits), seal mark to base, one with figures seated at a table (small chip to base) four character mark to base, one with a gentleman balancing on a conch shell (4)

Measurements:
height 7.5-8.5cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
  • sold $780 Incl BP
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LOT 382

Two Chinese Jade Pebble Snuff Bottles

19th/20th Century

both well hollowed, one smooth, the other in the form of a melon with a bat and leafing vine (2)

Measurements:
height 5cm, 6cm
  • EStimate $1,500 - $2,500
  • sold $3,120 Incl BP
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LOT 383

Chinese Baltic Amber Snuff Bottle

19th/20th Century

with double lion masks to shoulders and jade stopper, together with a gourd shaped realgar glass snuff bottle (2)

Measurements:
height 5.5cm, 6cm
  • EStimate $1,500 - $2,500
  • sold $4,080 Incl BP
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LOT 384

Rare Chinese Ink Stone Snuff Bottle

19th/20th Century

carved on side panels with fish scales, front and reverse with key fret design, glass stopper

Measurements:
height 6.5cm
  • EStimate $2,000 - $3,000
  • sold $1,080 Incl BP
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LOT 385

Rare Round Mughal-Style Pierced Jade Snuff Bottle

19th Century

the white jade and silver gilt bottle is inlaid with cabochon sapphires, rubies, jade and seed pearls, behind the carved and pierced faces is the silver bottle on an oval foot rim

  • EStimate $4,000 - $6,000
  • sold $2,400 Incl BP
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LOT 386

Chinese Ruby Amber Snuff Bottle

19th/20th Century

the tear drop shaped bottle carved with a hoofed and horned animal on front and reverse with stylized clouds and flames, matching amber stopper

Measurements:
height 9cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
  • sold $480 Incl BP
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LOT 387

Chinese Amber Snuff Bottle

19th/20th Century

a slender rectangular bottle with rounded shoulders and an oval foot rim, the front carved with child riding an elephant, the reverse smooth, jade stopper

Measurements:
height 6.5cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
  • sold $1,800 Incl BP
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LOT 388

Chinese White Jade Snuff Bottle

19th/20th Century

the front carved with a flowering prunus tree, the reverse carved with four lines of poetry

Measurements:
height 6cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
  • sold $480 Incl BP
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LOT 389

Three Chinese Overlay Glass Snuff Bottles

19th/20th Century

one with eight trigrams, one with lotus to front and reverse and one with carp and ducks, with chip and crack, together with a transparent blue bottle with small dragons and jade stopper (4)

Measurements:
height 5cm, 5.5cm, 7cm,
  • EStimate $900 - $1,200
  • sold $240 Incl BP
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LOT 390

Three Enamelled Snuff Bottles

19th/20th Century

one flattened oval bottle painted with an idyllic lake, the reverse with poem, one with flowers with in a gilt diaper, and one gourd shape with an all over pattern of fruiting tree with leaves on a peach colour ground, gilt seal mark to base (3)

Measurements:
height 5.5cm - 7.5cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
  • sold $14,400 Incl BP
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LOT 391

Two Jade Snuff Bottles with Hardstone Stoppers

19th/20th Century

a white and russet jade bottle of irregular form with a smooth, flat back, the other bottle with apple green striations, the narrow sides carved with dragon heads holding ring handles (2)

Measurements:
height 6cm-6.5cm
  • EStimate $700 - $1,000
  • sold $1,080 Incl BP
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LOT 392

Two Mongolian Bottles Inlaid with Coral

19th/20th Century

the finely worked silver and gilt bottle with a central roundel with a large coral bead framed with a pair of confronting dragons picked out in gilt, the second bottle of amber glass with a metal collar inlaid with coral and turquoise (2)

Measurements:
height 7cm
  • EStimate $600 - $800
  • sold $1,080 Incl BP
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LOT 393

Pair of Chinese Yellow Translucent Peking Glass Plates

Qing Dynasty 19th/20th Century

the shallow rounded sides are flared and flattened at the rim supported by a broad flat foot and recessed base (2)

Measurements:
diameter19.5cm
  • EStimate $900 - $1,200
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LOT 394

Four Chinese Blue and White Lidded Porcelain Jars

Qing Dynasty

each decorated in underglaze blue with a stylized double happiness character and continuous sweet pea vine, star crack to one lid and general frits with wear (4)

Measurements:
height 19cm-26cm diameter17cm-25cm
  • EStimate $500 - $700
  • sold $600 Incl BP
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LOT 395

Chinese Porcelain Blue and White Gourd Shaped Vase

intricately hand painted with dense floral scrolling between repeat lappet and key fret borders, Qianlong six character seal mark in underglaze blue to base

Measurements:
height 18cm
  • EStimate $600 - $800
  • sold $780 Incl BP
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LOT 396

Chinese Porcelain Blue and White Gourd Shaped Vase

19th/20th Century

the lower half painted with a complex miniature design of stylised floral chains, bearing Qianlong six character seal mark to base

Measurements:
height 32cm
  • EStimate $1,800 - $2,200
Lot Details
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LOT 397

Chinese Blue and White Porcelain Double Handle Baluster Vase

painted with two five clawed dragons in cloud forms above waves, with a Qianlong six character seal mark to base

Measurements:
height 25cm
  • EStimate $1,500 - $2,000
Lot Details
LOT 398

Chinese Underglaze Blue and White Porcelain Floor Vase

20th Century Jingdezhen Kilns

the vase divided into six sections by a frame of stylized flowers and scrolling vines, each section painted with floral sprays mirrored on the shoulders and neck. Firing crack on sections of the short neck

Measurements:
height 76cm diameter56cm
  • EStimate $5,000 - $7,000
Lot Details
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LOT 399

Chinese Cylindrical Shaped Blue and White Covered Jar

19th/20th Century

decorated with a complex 15th century derived geometric design enclosing tiny floral and wave form motifs, Qianlong six character seal mark to base

Measurements:
height 32cm
  • EStimate $1,200 - $1,800
Lot Details
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LOT 400

Large Chinese Porcelain Meiping Shaped Vase

19th/20th Century

decorated in polychrome enamels on front and rear with figures in battle robes within a foliate shaped cartouche, on a ground of underglaze blue of chrysanthemums joined by a continuous vine, Xianfeng six character marks to base

Measurements:
height 43cm
  • EStimate $1,800 - $2,200
  • sold $1,680 Incl BP
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