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SH173 - Fine Furniture, Paintings and Decorative Arts | Including a Significant Collection of Asian Arts

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Woollahra Hotel Function Room
116 Queen St, Woollahra NSW 2025

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Shapiro Annex Gallery
46 Balfour Street Chippendale
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LOT 201

American Sterling Silver Cutlery Service

Mark of Wallace, 20th Century

comprising twenty tea spoons, fifteen dessert spoons, seventeen coffee spoons, twenty soup spoons, twenty table forks, twenty entrée forks, fifteen serving pieces, twenty-four entrée knives, twenty-one table knives, eleven butter knives, eighteen dessert knives, all with stainless steel blades, and eighteen stailess steel table forks (219)

Measurements:
approx. total weight 6625 grams (excl. stainless steel pieces)
  • EStimate $2,000 - $3,000
  • sold $4,080 Incl BP
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LOT 202

American Sterling Silver Serving Platter

Mark of Gorham, 20th Century

hallmarked, together with a set of six sterling silver wine coasters, marked (7)

Measurements:
weight 401 grams diameter 33.5 cm;786 grams
  • EStimate $400 - $600
  • sold $720 Incl BP
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LOT 203

Sterling Silver Dinner Service

20th Century

comprising twenty-four entrée plates, twenty-four dinner plates, and twenty-seven dessert plates, marked (75)

Measurements:
approx. total weight 29183 grams
  • EStimate $12,000 - $18,000
  • sold $16,800 Incl BP
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LOT 204

American Sterling Silver Cutlery Set

Mark of Wallace Silversmiths

comprising twelve oyster forks, twelve salad forks, twelve entree forks, twelve entree knives, eleven bouillon spoons, twelve soup spoons, twelve table forks, twelve table knives, twelve dessert forks, twelve dessert spoons, twelve orange spoons, twelve teaspoons, eleven butter knives, twelve coffee spoons, meat scissors and sixteen serving pieces (195)

Measurements:
total weight 5783 grams (excl. knives)
  • EStimate $2,500 - $3,500
  • sold $3,600 Incl BP
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LOT 205

Italian Silver Cutlery Set

Mark of Broggi, Italy, Post 1945

setting for twelve and more, comprising twenty-four entree forks, twenty-four entrée knives, twenty-four table forks, twenty-four table knives, twelve table spoons, twelve fish forks, twelve fish knives, twelve bouillon spoons, twelve dessert forks, twelve dessert spoons, twelve teaspoons, twelve coffee spoons, and six serving pieces, hallmarked (QTY)

Measurements:
approx. total weight 6727 grams (excl. knives)
  • EStimate $3,000 - $5,000
  • sold $4,560 Incl BP
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LOT 206

German Silver Tea and Coffee Service

c. 1916

comprising teapot, coffee pot, cream jug, sugar bowl, oval tray and circular bowl, hallmarked (6)

Measurements:
total weight 1589 grams
  • EStimate $700 - $900
  • sold $720 Incl BP
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LOT 207

Hanau Silver Basket

Mark of Gebruder Dingeldein (Possibly), Germany, Early 20th Century

the oval basket with fluted body and swing handle, raised on an oval foot, Hanau pseudo mark, together with a Continental silver circular tray, marked (2)

Measurements:
weight 661 grams (basket); 973 grams (tray)
  • EStimate $600 - $800
  • sold $1,560 Incl BP
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LOT 208

German Silver Cutlery Set

comprising fifteen entrée forks, fourteen entrée knives, twelve fish knives, thirteen fish forks, sixteen table knives, sixteen table forks, fourteen soup spoons, eighteen dessert spoons, eighteen tea spoons, five coffee spoons, boxed fruit set for twelve, pair of servers, and additional pieces (176)

Measurements:
total weight 4761 grams (excl. knives)
  • EStimate $2,000 - $3,000
  • sold $2,400 Incl BP
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LOT 209

German Silver and Glass Tea Caddy

c. 1910

the square caddy embellished with silver mounts depicting the four seasons, together with a German silver covered bowl, raised on three hoof feet, hallmarked (2)

Measurements:
height 15 cm; weight 324 grams height 13 cm
  • EStimate $200 - $300
  • sold $540 Incl BP
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LOT 210

German Silver Bowl

c. 1937

sides with reticulated floral design, centre with inscription, together with a pair of German silver candlesticks, c. 1902, weighted, and a German Silver square dish, hallmarked (4)

Measurements:
weight 147 grams; height 13 cm; weight 173grams length 18 cm
  • EStimate $250 - $350
  • sold $264 Incl BP
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LOT 211

Sterling Silver Cutlery Service

Mark of Various Silversmiths

comprising thirteen entree forks, twelve entrée knives, thirteen table forks, thirteen table knives, twelve table spoons, twelve dessert spoons, twelve tea spoons, two cream ladles, four gravy spoons, one serving knife, two serving spoons, one large serving spoon, one soup ladle (98)

Measurements:
total weight 5565 grams (excl. knives)
  • EStimate $3,000 - $5,000
  • sold $4,560 Incl BP
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LOT 212

Assorted Continental Silver Pieces

comprising three Austrian silver trays, Peruvian silver comport and German silver flatware (QTY)

Measurements:
approx. total weight 1684 grams (trays and comport); 3260 grams (flatware)
  • EStimate $1,500 - $2,500
  • sold $2,040 Incl BP
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LOT 213

Sterling Silver Boudoir Set

Mark of Various Silversmiths

comprising a silver picture frame, a silver and tortoiseshell mounted jewellery box, silver mounted and cut crystal comb box, a silver mesh purse, silver cigarette case, and a silver pocket watch, dial signed Rotherhams, hallmarked (6)

  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $480 Incl BP
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LOT 214

Set of Six Australian Sterling Silver Wildflower Tea Spoons

Mark of Harris & Son, Perth, WA

together with an Australian sterling silver letter opener by Harris & Son, and a set of six Australian sterling silver demi-tasse spoons by Zygmunt Libucha, all marked, with boxes (13)

Measurements:
weight 64 grams; 38 grams; 19 grams
  • EStimate $400 - $600
  • sold $480 Incl BP
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LOT 215

Set of Six Australian Sterling Silver Tea Spoons

Mark of James Alexander Barrow Linton, Perth, WA

with hammered bowls and seahorse handles, hallmarked ‘JAL ST. Silver’ and stamped with a gumnut, boxed (6)

Measurements:
weight 49 grams
  • EStimate $200 - $400
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LOT 216

Pair of Art Nouveau Sterling Silver Dishes

Mark of Edward Souter Barnsley, Birmingham, 1906

each of shaped oval form, raised on four whiplash feet, hallmarked (2)

Measurements:
weight 277 grams height 6 cm length 16.5 cm
  • EStimate $200 - $400
  • sold $360 Incl BP
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LOT 217

German Silver Boudoir Set

c. 1930

comprising two hair brushes, a hand mirror, two lidded boxes, together with a scent bottle, a hair brush and a lidded box, all with engraved monograms, hallmarked (8)

Measurements:
length 28 cm (mirror)
  • EStimate $300 - $500
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LOT 218

Two Sets of Six Silver Coffee Cups and Saucers

with porcelain inserts, boxed, together with nineteen sterling silver souvenir spoons (43)

Measurements:
total weight 446 grams (souvenir spoons)
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $600 Incl BP
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LOT 219

Collection of Assorted Continental Silver Pieces

comprising punch ladle, basket, circular plate, two egg cups, pair of candlesticks, posy vase, three pill boxes, pair of open salt bowls with spoons, two small dishes, three cups and a filigree card case (20)

Measurements:
approx. total weight 780 grams (excl. candlesticks)
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $540 Incl BP
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LOT 220

Assorted Continental and Sterling Silver Pieces

Mark of Various Silversmiths

comprising Hardy Brothers sterling silver cream jug and sugar bowl, Hardy Brothers sterling silver cruet set, Italian silver three piece tea set, pair of Continental silver posy vases, two silver circular plates, silver pill box, two small silver trays, white metal box and match case (18)

Measurements:
weight 314 grams (HBrs); 387 grams (tea set); 177 grams (plates)
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $480 Incl BP
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LOT 221

Victorian Sterling Silver Oval Dish

Mark of Birmingham, 1897

with repousse decoration of flowers and shells, hallmarked, together with two Continental white metal baskets (3)

Measurements:
weight 253 grams
  • EStimate $200 - $400
  • sold $240 Incl BP
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LOT 222

Pair of Victorian Sterling Silver Fish Servers

Mark of Aaron Hadfield & Sons , Sheffield, 1850

together with two sterling silver jelly spoons with gilt bowls, a pair of Scottish sterling silver sugar tongs, a pair of Irish sterling silver sugar tongs, and a Continental silver cake knife, all hallmarked (7)

Measurements:
weight 268 grams; 109 grams; 57 grams; 47 grams; 37 grams
  • EStimate $200 - $400
  • sold $360 Incl BP
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LOT 223

Large Sheffield Plate Serving Tray

19th Century

of shaped rectangular outline, with shell and floral border, engraved to the centre with an armorial crest and the Latin motto ‘CONSILIO ET ANIMIS’

Measurements:
87 x 55 cm
  • EStimate $600 - $800
  • sold $780 Incl BP
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LOT 224

Pair of George III Silver Plate Candelabra

Sheffield, c. 1820

each three light candelabra with reeded column and acanthus leaf decoration, raised on a circular foot, one candelabra (A/F) (2)

Measurements:
height 54 cm
  • EStimate $500 - $700
  • sold $720 Incl BP
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LOT 225

Continental Silver Plated and Cut Crystal Claret Jug

Late 19th Century

silver plate mounts embellished with flowers and leaves

Measurements:
height 34.5 cm
  • EStimate $200 - $300
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LOT 226

Corinthian Column Silver Plated Table Lamp

electrified

Measurements:
height 60 cm
  • EStimate $500 - $700
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LOT 227

Pair of Sheffield Plate Three Light Candelabra

Late 19th Century

each with scrolling branches decorated with leaves and shells (2)

Measurements:
height 61 cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $420 Incl BP
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LOT 228

Thai Bronze Buddha

Ayutthaya Period, 18th Century

the standing figure with both hands raised in abhaya mudra, on a circular base

Measurements:
height 34.5 cm
  • EStimate $5,000 - $7,000
  • sold $5,280 Incl BP
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LOT 229

Chinese Bronze Buddah

Qing Dynasty (1644-1912)

depicted seated in vajraparyankasana, the right hand in bhumisparsamudra, the face with a meditative expression flanked by long pendulous ears, beneath hair arranged in tight curls, retains paper label to underside

Measurements:
height 22.5 cm
  • EStimate $2,000 - $3,000
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LOT 230

Indian Copper Alloy Figure of Vishnu

the standing figure cast with his garments and headdress, and surrounded by an ornamental arch

Measurements:
height 22 cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
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LOT 231

Tibeto-Chinese Gilt Bronze Figure of Tara

seated on a double-lotus base, holding the stems of lotuses blossoming at the shoulders, dressed in a dhoti and adorned with beaded jewellery and various sashes

Measurements:
height 31 cm
  • EStimate $700 - $900
  • sold $1,020 Incl BP
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LOT 232

Sino-Tibetan Gilt Bronze Figure of a Lama

Qing Dynasty (1644-1911)

the seated figure holding a manuscript and a ruyi sceptre, on a circular base finely decorated with flowers

Measurements:
height 10 cm
  • EStimate $500 - $700
  • sold $585 Incl BP
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LOT 233

Chinese Blanc-de-Chine Figure of Guanyin

20th Century

one hand restored, together with a blanc-de-chine figure of Buddha, retains wax seal (2)

Measurements:
height 28 cm; height 6.5 cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $540 Incl BP
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LOT 234

Chinese Robin’s Egg Glazed Porcelain Double Pomegranate Brush Washer

each pomegranate naturalistically molded with a split revealing a multitude of seeds with a small open bloom at its top, together with a Chinese Ge-type porcelain water dropper (2)

Measurements:
height 7 cm width 10.3 cm; height 11.5 cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
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LOT 235

Two Chinese Hand Painted Porcelain Plaques

Plum Blossoms and Chrysanthemums

one decorated with a large tree with blossoming prunus flowers, the other with multicolour chrysanthemums and grasshopper, each scene accompanied with an inscription and artist’s seal (2)

Measurements:
77.5 x 25.5 cm; 29 x 41 cm
  • EStimate $500 - $700
  • sold $9,600 Incl BP
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LOT 236

Pair of Canton Famille Rose Vases

Early 20th Century

converted into lamps, each decorated with figures in landscape on a ground of birds, butterflies, flowers and fruit, with gilded foo dog handles and applied dragons to shoulders, electrified (2)

Measurements:
height 96 cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
  • sold $960 Incl BP
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LOT 237

Chinese Blue and White Porcelain Lamp

rectangular, painted with a continuous seascape, with red suede shade

Measurements:
height 44 cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $360 Incl BP
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LOT 238

Pair of Large Chinese Blue and White Porcelain Vases and Covers

decorated with pheasants amidst blossoming trees, one vase chipped (2)

Measurements:
height 84 cm
  • EStimate $1,000 - $1,500
  • sold $1,200 Incl BP
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LOT 239

Chinese Blue and White Porcelain Vase

Republic Period, c. 1950

of cylindrical form, depicting sage and attendant boy in outdoor setting, with calligraphy inscription 豐興宝院雅貴 (Fengxing Baoyuan – Abundant and Prosperous Treasure Courtyard’s, Elegance and Nobleness, 郭松學繪於庚寅年之冬作 (Picture of Guo Songxue, painted in Winter of the Year of Metal-Tiger), and artist’s seal

Measurements:
height 28 cm
  • EStimate $500 - $700
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LOT 240

Chinese Dragon Shallow Dish

Yongzheng Period (1723-1735)

decorated in the centre with a blue and red dragon reaching for a flaming pearl, underglaze blue Yongzheng mark to underside, minor chip to rim

Measurements:
diameter 28 cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
  • sold $960 Incl BP
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LOT 241

Yellow Ground Famille Rose Vase

Qianlong Mark, Republic Period

the ovoid body sweeping up to a waisted neck and flared rim, with two blue dragon handles, decorated in the famille-rose palette with four ruyi shaped reserves enclosing flowers and inscriptions, set within flowers, peaches and bats on a yellow sgraffito ground, Qianlong six-character seal mark in iron red reserved on pale turquoise ground

Measurements:
height 35 cm
  • EStimate $2,500 - $3,500
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LOT 242

Pair of Chinese Enamelled Porcelain Floor Vases

each of bottle shape, decorated with birds flying amidst flowers and foliage against a dark blue ground, on carved wooden stands (2)

Measurements:
height 86 cm (110 cm overall)
  • EStimate $3,000 - $5,000
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LOT 243

Chinese Export Lacquer Document Box

19th Century

with gilt accents, drawer and fitted tray

Measurements:
height 15 cm
  • EStimate $500 - $700
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LOT 244

Chinese Cloisonné Lidded Box

of rectangular shape, the cover and sides decorated with yellow dragons pursuing flaming pearls, on four ball feet

Measurements:
height 9 cm width 19 cm depth 11 cm
  • EStimate $200 - $300
  • sold $240 Incl BP
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LOT 245

Chinese Spinach-green Jade Plaque

possibly from a jade book, decorated in gilt with a landscape, the revers with a bamboo forrest, on a carved and parcel-gilt wooden stand (2)

Measurements:
height 20.5 cm width 14 cm (plaque)
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $360 Incl BP
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LOT 246

Chinese Bronze Double Gourd Vase

Qing dynasty (1644-1912)

the double gourd vase with a rich brown patina, the sides applied with parcel gilt foo dog handles, the underside with apocryphal six-character Xuande period reign mark

Measurements:
height 12 cm
  • EStimate $1,000 - $2,000
  • sold $5,400 Incl BP
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LOT 247

Chinese Export Silver Box

the cover chased in high relief with a dragon and inlaid with lapis lazuli, the sides decorated with waves, stamped ‘silver’, together with a chinese silver card case, mark of Wang Hing, Hong Kong, c. 1900, decorated wth a dragon, stamped ’90 HW’ (2)

Measurements:
height 5 cm width 15 cm depth 9 cm; 9.5 x 6.5 cm weight 119 grams
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $1,440 Incl BP
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LOT 248

Chinese Export Silver Tea Kettle on Stand

Mark of Hung Chong, Canton and Shanghai, c. 1900

the ovoid body chased with a dragon in flight,bamboo-shaped spout and swing handle, marked ‘HC’, raised on a silver bamboo-shaped stand (2)

Measurements:
height 28 cm weight 723 grams
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
  • sold $1,440 Incl BP
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LOT 249

Chinese Hardstone Scroll Weight

of rectangular form, modelled with two confronting chilong dragons, with white metal mounts, hallmarked

Measurements:
length 20.8 cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $360 Incl BP
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LOT 250

Chinese Carved Horn Figure of Guanyin

on carved wooden stand

Measurements:
height 24 cm
  • EStimate $200 - $400
  • sold $240 Incl BP
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LOT 251

Set of Two Rhinoceros Horns

17th Century

in their natural form (2)

Measurements:
height 41 cm weight 2078 grams; height 18 cm weight 783 grams
  • EStimate $40,000 - $60,000
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LOT 252

Chinese Rhinoceros Horn Libation Cup

Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), 17th Century

carved on the exterior with a reticulated pine tree handle with branches extending over the rim and onto the interior, the horn of rich chestnut-brown patina, fashioned in the form of a bark with scales and nodules

Measurements:
height 8.5 cm width 15 cm depth 10 cm
  • EStimate $20,000 - $30,000
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LOT 253

Ivory and Gourd Cricket Cage

Qing Dynasty (1644-1911)

moulded of tapering hexagonal form, featuring floral arrangements in vases interspersed by inscription, surmounted by an ivory double-tiered rim with pierced tortoise shell cover, worked in reticulation featuring articulated lions playing with balls, the base moulded with four-character mark, inscribed with poem by Wang Wei ‘随意春芳歇, 王孙自可留, ‘Despite the fact that flowers bloom and wither, […]

Measurements:
height 19.5 cm
  • EStimate $3,000 - $5,000
  • sold $4,800 Incl BP
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LOT 254

Ivory and Gourd Cricket Cage

Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), 17th Century

moulded of double-gourd form with waisted body, decorated with sprays of Chrysanthemums, surmounted by an ivory double-tiered rim with pierced tortoise shell cover, worked in reticulation featuring a rats feeding off grapes, the base moulded with six-character mark

Measurements:
height 13.7 cm
  • EStimate $2,000 - $3,000
  • sold $2,160 Incl BP
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LOT 255

Set of Five Chinese Ivory Figures of Immortals

each figure depicted standing and holding a specific attribute, on wooden stands (5)

Measurements:
approx. height 22 cm (overall)
  • EStimate $1,000 - $1,500
  • sold $2,160 Incl BP
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LOT 256

Pair of Chinese Carved Bone Horns

each carved with dragons and clouds (2)

Measurements:
length 68 cm
  • EStimate $500 - $700
  • sold $480 Incl BP
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LOT 257

Chinese Carved Ivory Figure of Guanyin

Qing dynasty (1644-1912)

the goddess of Mercy carved with a contemplative face, holding a ruyi spectre in her left hand and a pearl in her right hand, standing on a lotus base

Measurements:
height 20 cm
  • EStimate $500 - $700
  • sold $900 Incl BP
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LOT 258

Chinese Export Carved Ivory Puzzle

Qing dynasty (1644-1912), 19th Century

each piece with floral reticulated design, in rectangular carved box, with booklet

Measurements:
7.5 x 7.5 cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $480 Incl BP
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LOT 259

Two Chinese Carved Ivory Card Cases

19th/20th Century

each of rectangular form, decorated with scholars and attendants in pavilion setting (2)

Measurements:
length 9.5 cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $540 Incl BP
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LOT 260

Chinese Carved Ivory Brush Pot

Qing Dynasty (1644-1911)

decorated with figures at leisure amongst pavilions beneath willow and pine trees, with silver insert base, stamped

Measurements:
height 8.5 cm
  • EStimate $500 - $700
  • sold $1,020 Incl BP
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LOT 261

Chinese Carved Ivory Box

20th Century

of circular shape, the lid carved with a dragon, together with a carved ivory box (2)

Measurements:
diameter 6.7 cm; height 11 cm
  • EStimate $200 - $400
  • sold $420 Incl BP
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LOT 262

Japanese Shibayama and Ivory Case

of rectangular form, the front decorated with birds amongst lacquer foliage, the reverse with couple and child

Measurements:
length 10.5 cm
  • EStimate $200 - $400
  • sold $540 Incl BP
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LOT 263

Japanese Shibayama and Ivory Covered Box

Meiji Period (1868-1912)

of rectangular form, the lid decorated with bird and butterfly amongst branches highlighted with mother of pearl flowers, signed

Measurements:
height 3.3 cm width 10.6 cm depth 7.2 cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $600 Incl BP
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LOT 264

Japanese Carved Ivory Page Turner

Meiji Period (1868-1912)

decorated with figures wearing kimonos, signed

Measurements:
length 45 cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $540 Incl BP
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LOT 265

Japanese Carved Ivory Okimono of a Woodcutter

By Hosho, Meiji Period (1868-1912)

standing with one foot resting on a wood stump, one hand holding a branch to protect himself, at his feet a snake coiled around his axe and chasing a frog, signed ‘芳昌 -Hosho’ (A/F)

Measurements:
height 18.5 cm
  • EStimate $700 - $900
  • sold $900 Incl BP
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LOT 266

Japanese Carved Ivory Okimono of a Bijin

Meiji Period (1868-1912)

the standing beauty clad in an elegant kimono, one hand holding a fan and the other concealed in voluminous sleeves, artist’s seal missing

Measurements:
height 18.5 cm
  • EStimate $600 - $800
  • sold $840 Incl BP
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LOT 267

Japanese Ivory Carving of a Banana Tree

Meiji Period (1868-1912)

naturalistically modelled, standing on flowering rock

Measurements:
height 19 cm
  • EStimate $400 - $600
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LOT 268

Japanese Carved Ivory Figure of Fisherman

By Seizan, Meiji Period (1868-1912)

standing with one foot resting on a rock, one hand holding a trident, fish falling from his basket, the base signed ‘晴山 – Seizan’ in a red-lacquer rectangular reserve

Measurements:
height 19.5 m
  • EStimate $700 - $900
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LOT 269

Japanese Carved Ivory Okimono of a Hunter

By Rakushin, Meiji Period (1868-1912)

wearing straw sandals and walking across a tree trunk, carrying a rabbit, roped by its feet and suspended from a rifle slung over his right shoulder, the base signed ‘楽真 – Rakushin’ in a red-lacquer rectangular reserve, one hand restored

Measurements:
height 19 cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
  • sold $1,140 Incl BP
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LOT 270

Japanese Carved Ivory Okimono of a Mother with Children

By Hozan, Meiji Period (1868-1912)

marine ivory, modelled standing with one hand over her head, carrying a newborn in her robe, her oldest child at her feet, the base signed ‘芳山 – Hozan’ in a red-lacquer rectangular reserve

Measurements:
height 29.5 cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
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LOT 271

Japanese Carved Ivory Okimono of a Father and Son Eating

Meiji Period (1868-1912)

seated on a haystack eating a bowl of rice, with his axe at his feet, his son standing near him feeding chickens, signed

Measurements:
height 14 cm
  • EStimate $700 - $900
  • sold $960 Incl BP
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LOT 272

Japanese Carved Ivory Okimono of Peasant

By Hosho, Meiji Period (1868-1912)

standing and carrying two large white radish, suspended from a wood rod slung over his right shoulder, on the ground a cat chasing a bird, the base signed ‘芳勝 – Hosho’ in a red-lacquer rectangular reserve ‘芳昌’

Measurements:
height 18 cm
  • EStimate $1,000 - $1,500
  • sold $1,440 Incl BP
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LOT 273

Japanese Carved Ivory Okimono of a Musician

Meiji Period (1868-1912)

singing and playing the sitar, signed (A/F), together with an ivory okimono of a Bijin holding a sitar, and an ivory okimono depicting a father and a child, (A/F) (3)

Measurements:
height 16.5 cm; 12.5 cm; 13 cm
  • EStimate $600 - $800
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LOT 274

Large Japanese Carved Ivory Okimono of a Fisherman and a Child

By Seizanin, Meiji Period (1868-1912)

modelled standing with one foot resting on a wave-lashed rock, holding a fishing net, his son at his feet holding a landing net, the base signed ‘静山 -Seizanin’ a red-lacquer rectangular reserve

Measurements:
height 30.5 cm
  • EStimate $1,000 - $1,500
  • sold $2,400 Incl BP
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LOT 275

Japanese Ivory Lobster Okimono

By Yamazaki Nankai, Late Meiji Period (1868-1912)

naturalistically carved and fully articulated, the eyes stained, signed in a red oval seal ‘Nankai’, with custom made box

Measurements:
length 44 cm
  • EStimate $3,000 - $5,000
  • sold $3,600 Incl BP
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LOT 276

Japanese Gold Lacquer Four Case Inro

Possibly by Takano Shozan (1889-1976), Early 20th century

decorated with a landscape in gold takamakie, the interior of nashiji, signed ”松山作 – Shozan-saku’ , with boxwood netsuke of a fruit and metal bead ojime (2)

Measurements:
length 9.5 cm
  • EStimate $500 - $700
  • sold $720 Incl BP
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LOT 277

Japanese Ivory Inro

20th Century

together with ivory netsuke and carved horn netsuke (3)

Measurements:
height 7.2 cm
  • EStimate $200 - $400
  • sold $432 Incl BP
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LOT 278

Japanese Ivory Netuske of a Mask

By Kogyoku, Edo/Meiji Period, 19th Century

modelled with pierced eyes, the flat back with two himotoshi holes, signed ‘Kogyoku’

Measurements:
length 4.2 cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $360 Incl BP
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LOT 279

Japanese Gold-damascened Iron Box

Attributed to Komai Otojiro of Kyoto, Meiji Period (1868-1912)

of rectangular form, decorated throughout with maple leaves, raised on four bracket feet, the interior gilt-metal engraved with an eagle, the underside with Komai workshop dragonfly seal mark

Measurements:
height 5.5 cm width 17 cm depth 8.6 cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
  • sold $2,640 Incl BP
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LOT 280

Japanese Komai Style Iron Box

20th Century

finely worked throughout in the Komai style of gold overlay, the cover with a plain matt black damascened panel depicting the Kinkakuji (Golden Pavilion), the sides embellished with butterflies and flowers, raised on four bracket feet, signed

Measurements:
height 12.5 cm width 22 cm depth 13.5 cm
  • EStimate $500 - $700
  • sold $1,560 Incl BP
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LOT 281

Japanese Bronze Okimono of Crab

Meiji Period (1868-1912)

realistically modelled and articulated, the body with a warm brown patina

Measurements:
width 21 cm
  • EStimate $1,000 - $1,500
  • sold $1,920 Incl BP
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LOT 282

Japanese Copper Alloy Okimono of a Lobster

Meiji Period (1868-1912)

the articulated Crustacea constructed of numerous hammered plates jointed inside the body, signed

Measurements:
length 21.5 cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $660 Incl BP
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LOT 283

Japanese Tetsubin (iron kettle)

Edo / Meiji Period (1868–1912), 19th century

cast in iron and finished with a rough pitted surface, the sides and handle decorated in gilt and silver with landscapes, the cover fitted with a pierced bronze finial, signed

Measurements:
height 20 cm
  • EStimate $500 - $700
  • sold $3,120 Incl BP
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LOT 284

Japanese Bronze Pot

Taisho / Early Showa Period (1912-1945)

depicting a little boy climbing into a honey pot, the articulated figure wearing a kimono with floral design, signed ‘Yoshika’ (excellent blossoms), restored

Measurements:
height 14.5 cm
  • EStimate $500 - $700
  • sold $480 Incl BP
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LOT 285

Japanese Bronze Group of an Elephant and Two Tigers

20th Century

realistically cast with the elephant fighting off two fierce tigers, with ivory tusks, signed to the underside, on carved wood stand

Measurements:
height 31 cm
  • EStimate $500 - $700
  • sold $1,140 Incl BP
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LOT 286

Pair of Japanese Bronze Vases

By Komei, Meiji Period (1868-1912)

each of slender baluster form, cast in high relief with trumpeting elephants, signed ‘光明 – Komei'(2)

Measurements:
height 34.5 cm
  • EStimate $1,000 - $2,000
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LOT 287

Large Japanese Bronze Vase

By Yoshida, Meiji Period (1868-1912)

of baluster form, the neck with two lobed panels enclosing birds amongst flowers, the body applied with Noh masks, signed to the underside ‘Kyoto Yoshida Zo’, restored

Measurements:
height 45 cm
  • EStimate $700 - $900
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LOT 288

Japanese Bronze Water Iris

By Kazumasa, Meiji Period (1868-1912)

the patinated bronze flowering water irises emerging from a pond with swirling waves, a bird perched on one stem, signed in sosho script ‘Kazumasa’ with seal ‘Hidemitsu Kansei’ (made under the supervision of Hidemitsu)

Measurements:
height 37 cm
  • EStimate $3,000 - $5,000
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LOT 289

Impressive Japanese Bronze Koro

By Seimin, Meiji Period (1868-1912)

the flattened spherical lobed body cast with twelve cartouches featuring the Zodiac animals, the lid surmounted by an eagle standing on a rock with outspread wings, the incense burner supported by a coiled dragon, signed ‘大日本文政年整珉鑄’ ‘Dai-Nihon Bunsei-nen Seimin-chu’ (Great Japan Bunsei Era Casted by Seimin)

Measurements:
height 58.5 cm
  • EStimate $3,000 - $5,000
  • sold $6,600 Incl BP
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LOT 290

Japanese Inlaid Bronze Plaque

Attributed to Sugiura Gyoso, Meiji Period (1868-1912)

finely decorated in richly patinated gold, silver, shakudo, shibuichi, and copper relief and flat inlay, depicting sparrows amongst bamboo plants, framed

Measurements:
88.5 x 65 cm
  • EStimate $3,000 - $5,000
  • sold $2,880 Incl BP
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LOT 291

Impressive Japanese Inlaid Bronze Koro on Stand

By Hoshiyama Somin, Meiji Period (1868-1912)

the elongated body with applied dragon handles, decorated with two panels enclosing birdsamidst fruiting and flowering branches, on a floral motif ground, the cover surmounted with a large finial group of an eagle perched on a rock, with outstretched wings and the head bent menacingly against a snake, the whole raised on a four feet […]

Measurements:
height 59 cm
  • EStimate $8,000 - $12,000
  • sold $9,000 Incl BP
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LOT 292

Japanese Bronze Tiger

Meiji Period (1868-1912)

the patinated bronze tiger striding forwards with ferocious expression and outstretched tail, signed to the underside, on carved wood stand

Measurements:
height 51 cm
  • EStimate $1,000 - $1,500
  • sold $1,560 Incl BP
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LOT 293

Pair of Japanese Inlaid Bronze Vases

By Mitsufune, Meiji Period (1868-1912)

of slender form, inlaid in silver, gilt, and copper, depicting onagadori (phoenix chicken) perched on a gnarled branch of flowering plum, pair signed with chiselled signature to side ‘Mitsufune koku’ (3)

Measurements:
height 21.5 cm; 18.5 cm (pair)
  • EStimate $500 - $700
  • sold $540 Incl BP
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LOT 294

Japanese Inlaid Bronze Koro

Meiji Period (1868-1912)

the ovoid body worked in silver, bronze and copper, decorated with archaic and floral motifs, the lid with heart-shaped pierced apertures and surmounted by a stylised lotus finial, raised on five feet

Measurements:
height 41 cm
  • EStimate $1,500 - $2,500
  • sold $1,320 Incl BP
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LOT 295

Japanese Bronze Hanging Koro

Meiji Period (1868-1912)

realistically modelled as an eagle with its wings outspread, warm brown patina, with chain, signed

Measurements:
height 27 cm width 70 cm depth 35 cm
  • EStimate $1,000 - $1,500
  • sold $960 Incl BP
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LOT 296

Japanese Bronze Elephant

Meiji Period (1868-1912)

naturalistically cast striding forward with trunk raised, with inset ivory tusks, signed to the underside, on carved wood stand

Measurements:
height 26 cm
  • EStimate $1,500 - $2,500
  • sold $1,560 Incl BP
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LOT 296A

Japanese Bronze Koro

Meiji Period (1868-1912)

the cylindrical body cast with hawks, and ho-o birds amidst flowering prunus, the domed lid surmounted by a shishi dog playing with a ball

Measurements:
height 61 cm
  • EStimate $1,000 - $1,500
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LOT 297

Large Japanese Bronze Vase

of trumped form with black patina, the side applied with a dragon, signed

Measurements:
height 47 cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
  • sold $1,200 Incl BP
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LOT 298

Pair of Japanese Bronze Vases

each of ovoid shape with slender neck, the body cast in high relief with dragon flying amongst clouds, raised on three flame-form feet, signed (2)

Measurements:
height 37.5 cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
  • sold $1,080 Incl BP
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LOT 299

Japanese Bronze Koro

Taisho Period (1912-1926)

of quatrefoil shape with a pair of handles, the body decorated with twodragons in high relief against an archaic motif ground, the reticulated cover surmounted by a Shishi-form finial, raised on four feet, signed ‘天龍齋 – Tenryusai’

Measurements:
height 36 cm width 30 cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
  • sold $900 Incl BP
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LOT 300

Japanese Cloisonné Enamel Vase

By Ando Jubei Studio, Meiji Period (1868-1912)

of globular form with silvered mounts, decorated with fish swimming amongst aquatic plants, the base with the Ando company mark

Measurements:
height 18 cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
  • sold $1,680 Incl BP
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