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Sale 2591B April 20 & 21, 2012 Boston
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Asian Works of Art

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Session I: Lots 1-485 - Friday, April 20, 2012 at 11 a.m.
Session II: Lots 486-970 - Saturday, April 21, 2012 at 11 a.m.
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table of contents
1 Auction & Specialist Information
2 Web Site & Online Bidding
4 Provenance & Glossary of Terms
5 Session I - Lots 1-485
95 Session II - Lots 486-970
164 Conditions of Sale
165 Absentee Bid Form
166 Company Directors & Specialty Departments
167 Administrative Staff & Client Services
169 Map & Driving Directions
171 Parking & Accommodations
173 Dining
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Provenance
The private estate of General Luo Yiqun (1889-1967): Lots 145, 150, 154, 215
A private Florida collection: Lot 216
Private estate of a Chinese-American scholar: Lots 135, 137, 158, 166, 170, 185, 207, 209, 212, 213, 277
A private New Jersey collection: Lots 211, 242
Private estate of a Pennsylvania physician: Lots 143, 222, 250
Babson College Sorenson Center for the Arts: Lots 7, 49, 113, 519, 554, 558, 560-562, 566, 567, 569, 574,
575, 580, 612-615, 631, 634, 635, 638, 640, 642, 846, 847
All items in this catalogue are described according to the following table of
terminology. Please note that all statements in this catalogue as to Authorship,
Period, and Origin, are qualified statements subject to the Conditions of Sale.
Signed Zhang San. In our judgment, the work is by the artist.

Attributed to Zhang San. In our judgment, the work may be ascribed to
the artist on the basis of style, but leaves some question as to actual authorship.

In the manner of Zhang San. In our judgment, an intended copy of the
work of the artist.

Bears signature. In our judgment, the signature not of the artist.
This term is generally used separately, or together with a description of the
work as attributed to or in the manner of the artist.
Glossary of Terms
Session I - Lots 1-485
to be sold Friday, April 20, 2012 at 11 a.m.
1.
Miniature Painting, India, ink and color on paper, depicting figures
riding on an elephant, and two angels holding necklaces in the sky, with
calligraphy inscription in the background, 10 x 7 in.
$200-400
2.
Four Persian Miniatures, Iran, 19th century, painted on ivory, a warrior
as mythical beast, figures in a court scene, a group of riders playing
polo, and two riders playing polo, framed, sizes to 10 3/8 x 10 1/2 in.
$400-600
3.
Large Inlaid Islamic Chest, iron with inlaid metal geometric and
stylized floral decoration, domed lid and large ring handles, 38 5/8 x 26
1/2 x 23 in.
$1,500-2,500
4.
Enameled Dagger, Middle East, 20th century, hilt and sheath depicting
flowers, leaves, and birds in small cartouches, lg. 14 in.
$800-1,200
5.
Gilt and Enameled Glass Mosque Lamp, Egypt/Syria, 19th century,
the slanting body and the trumpet-shaped neck decorated in blue and
red enamel and gilt with calligraphy and floral scrolls, six lugs encircling
the midsection, ht. 11 7/8 in.
N.B. A similar example can be found in the Freers collection,
Washington, D.C.
$1,000-1,500
6.
Jade-handled Dagger with Scabbard, India, 19th/20th century, the
handle gilded and inlaid with rubies, stone of celadon color, the blade of
polished steel, with gilded line, lg. 12 in.
$800-1,200
7.
Kris Dagger, Malaysia, 19th century, traditional double-sided wavy
blade sheathed in an elaborate low-relief metal case depicting scrolling
flowers, tendrils, and birds, with wood and ivory hilt, lg. 18 1/8 in.
$200-300
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Bronze Figure of Padmapani, Burma, Pagan, 11th century, seated
on a rock covered with a tiger skin, both hands resting on his knees,
malachite and azurite deposits, ht. 7 3/8 in.
$10,000-12,000
9.
Bronze Buddha, Burma, 12th century, depicted standing on a double-
lotus throne with his hands in the turning the wheel of dharma mudra,
ht. 4 5/8 in.
$800-1,200
10.
Bronze Stele, eastern India, Pala period, 9th century, depicting an
enthroned seated Buddha surrounded by attendants, heavenly apsaras
and devotees, his right hand in bhumisparsa and his left in dhyana
mudra, patina of malachite with azurite deposits, 4 7/8 x 3 1/2 in.
$10,000-12,000
11.
Bronze Buddha, northeastern India, 10th century, depicting a standing
Buddha with his left hand in abbaya and his right hand in varada mudra,
ht. 8 7/8 in.
$8,000-10,000
12.
Bronze Stele, northeastern India or Thai Peninsula, 11th, century,
depicting Lord Ganesha standing on a lotus throne accompanied by
two kneeling attendants and Moosikam, the mouse, over his right
shoulder, the right hand displaying the Vitarka mudra, in offering of
compassion, patina of malachite with azurite deposits, 9 1/8 x 5 3/4 in.
$15,000-18,000
13.
Bronze Buddha, eastern India, Pala period, 10th century, seated on a
group of three elephants with his hands in the earth witness mudra,
patina of malachite with azurite deposits, ht. 11 5/8 in.
$12,000-15,000
14.
Two Nepalese Gilt-bronze Donor Figures, 18th century, in meditation
mudra, one is seated and one is kneeling, both on lotus thrones with
attached offering dishes, ht. 9 5/8 and 11 3/4 in., respectively.
$2,500-3,500
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Blue and White Water Dropper, Korea, 20th century, round, depicting
a stylized cosmic circle surrounded by seven pierced circles, a band of
pierced lotus and tendrils around the body, dia. 3 5/8 in.
$1,000-1,500
16.
Blue and White Covered Bowl, Korea, 19th century, round, with
domed cover, depicting peonies and leaves, finial with an auspicious
character, ht. 4, dia. 3 3/8 in.
$500-700
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Two Korean Paintings, Korea, 19th century, two panels from a
munjado calligraphy screen, ink and color on paper, framed, 35
1/4 x 20 7/8 in.
$1,200-1,400
18.
Blue and White Water Dropper, Korea, 20th century, octagonal,
each side ending with a small foot, the top depicting a dragon
among clouds with clouds surrounding the sides, ht. 2 3/4, dia. 4
1/2 in.
$100-150
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Large Vase, Korea, 19th/20th century, ovoid, with four circular
cartouches, two with the turtle of longevity, the other two with a
phoenix, a ruyi-head band at the shoulder, dia. 11 1/2, ht. 13 1/2
in.
$300-500
20.
Large Dragon Jar, Korea, 19th century, ovoid, depicting a
scrolling dragon, flaming pearl, and clouds, with ruyi-head band on
the shoulder and stylized clouds on the rim, dia. 13, ht. 12 7/8 in.
$500-700
21.
Woodblock Print, Japan, ink and color on paper, depicting the
Meguro Fudo temple, signed Kawase Hasui, with inscription, 9
1/2 x 14 in.
$600-800
22.
Woodblock Print, Japan, late 19th century, ink and color on
paper, depicting three samurai in a garden, by Toyokuni, framed
and glazed, 30 x 14 in.
$300-500
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Woodblock Prints, Japan, ink and color on paper, a pair depicting
landscape with figures, 8 1/4 x 12 1/2; one depicting a woman, with
one seal, one signature, 13 1/2 x 9; one depicting a guy, 9 1/4 x 14;
one depicting three women, 10 x 14 1/2; one depicting a woman and
a man, with signature and one seal, 8 1/4 x 12 3/4, one depicting a
woman in blue, with signature, 9 x 13 1/2; one depicting a scene of five
figures, with ten seals, 29 x 13 in.
$800-1,000
24.
Woodblock Print Diptych, Japan, 20th century, ink and color on
paper, depicting portraits of Japanese congressmen, an inscription with
each figure, 18 1/2 x 14 1/2 in.
$200-300
25.
Woodblock Print, Japan, late 19th century, ink and color on paper,
depicting two women and two men, inscribed by Toyokuni Diptych,
with one seal, 19 x 15 in., framed and glazed.
$200-300
26.
Woodblock Print, Japan, 20th century, ink and color on paper,
depicting three men trying to kill a man with knives and a big rock,
inscribed by Toyokuni Diptych, with five seals, framed and glazed, 19
x 14 in.
$200-300
27.
Toyo Kuni Print, Japan, late 19th century, ink and color on paper,
depicting a woman and a man with knives killing another man,
inscribed, with two seals, 19 1/2 x 14 in., framed and glazed.
$200-300
28.
Three Framed Prints, Japan, ink and color on paper, each depicting
figures in different settings, by Toyokuni, 10 x 14 in.
$500-700
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Three Woodblock Prints, Japan, late 19th century, ink and color on
paper, depicting figures in different settings, 10 x 14 in., framed.
$500-700
30.
Three Woodblock Prints, Japan, late 19th century, ink and color on
paper, depicting figures in different settings, by Toyokuni, 10 x 14 in.
$500-700
31.
Framed Painting, Japan, ink on paper, depicting two flower branches,
with signature and one seal, 11 1/2 x 15 in.
$300-500
32.
Print, Japan, ink and color on paper, depicting two men on stage with
another figure on the floor, inscribed, with six seals, 14 x 28 in.
$300-500
33.
Triptych Print, Japan, late 19th century, ink and color on paper, each
panel depicts a woman with a plum flower background, inscribed, 30 x
14 in.
$300-500
34.
Three Loose Prints, Japan, ink and color on paper, one depicting
figures walking on a bridge above the trees, with inscription, with one
seal, 14 1/2 x 9 1/2; one depicting boats on a river, with one seal, 9 1/2
x 13 1/2; and one depicting a group of women standing in a room with
a seated man, with one seal, 28 x 14 in.
$100-150
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Hanging Scroll, Japan, ink and color on silk, depicting a snowy
landscape, signed, with one seal, 50 x 16 in.
$200-300
36.
Large Hanging Scroll, Japan, ink and color on silk, depicting two
cranes, four birds, and bamboo, 62 x 37 in.
$400-600
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Framed Painting, Japan, 20th century, ink and colors on paper,
depicting women on a bridge, with a signature and three seals, 11 x 15
in.
$300-500
38.
Hanging Scroll, Japan, ink on paper, depicting a landscape, inscribed
and signed, with one seal, 77 x 20, 52 x 23 in.
$300-500
39.
Hanging Scroll, Japan, ink and color on silk, depicting a bug and
flowers, with signature and one seal, 18 x 22 1/2 in.
$300-500
40.
Framed Double Woodblock Prints, Japan, ink and color on paper,
depicting a group of samurai on a red background, inscribed, with two
seals, each 9 x 13 1/2 in.
$200-300
41.
Embroidered Lion Portrait, Japan, depicting two lions laying on grass,
glazed, with wood frame, 35 x 30 in.
$2,000-4,000
42.
Hanging Scroll, Japan, ink and color on silk, depicting a tiger with
cubs, with signature, with one seal, 48 x 14 1/2 in.
$300-500
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Panel Painting with Porcelain Knob, Japan, ink and color on paper,
depicting groups of figures outdoors, on a gold background, 23 x 36
1/2 in.
$300-400
44.
Pair of Wood Nio Guardian Figures, Japan, 19th century, finely
executed carvings, each with inlaid glass eyes, both stand on rocky
formations and hold a vajara, incised inscription on the back, the stands
depicting a reserve with low relief waves, ht. 12 1/4 in.
$1,000-1,500
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Shibayama-style Censer, Japan, 19th century, hexagonal, gilt-
mounted, with reserves decorated in the typical style with birds,
flowering branches, and rocks, the shoulder, raised foot, and cover with
enamel floral design, six elephant and ring lugs, the cover surmounted
with an eagle perched on rocks, incised signature on the base ko
shin...bi sei hitsu, ht. 12 1/4 in.
$1,500-2,500
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Satsuma Incense Burner and Cover, Japan, 19th century, cylindrical,
with four cartouches, two depicting seated samurai and attendants
with landscapes in the background and two with flowering peonies and
rocks, all four cartouches, shoulder and rim borders, and dome cover in
a brocade pattern with heavy gold outline, the tripod feet, handles, and
dome finial all with shishi lions, ht. 17 5/8 in.
$500-700
47.
Satsuma Vase, Japan, 19th century, baluster shape, depicting arhats
and Kannon on a gold ground, mark to base, ht. 9 5/8 in.
$500-700
48.
Nanban Vase, 18th/19th century, baluster shape, depicting seven
Dutch gentlemen in overglaze enamel and gold on a red ground, with
a scrolling lotus and tendril band at the neck and a lappet band at the
base, ht. 12 in.
$300-500
49.
Blue and White Shonsui Gourd, Japan, 19th century, round gourd
shape with stem, with roundels depicting various scenes on a scrolling
leaf and tendril ground, dia. 10, ht. 9 1/2 in.
$200-300
50.
Porcelain Kraak Charger, Japan, 18th century, round with flaring rim,
central depiction of two deer, water, rocks, and trees, the wide border
depicting eight cartouches with flowers and butterflies, the exterior rim
with circles and vertical lines, dia. 15 1/4 in.
$500-700
51.
Satsuma Vase and Cover, Japan, 19th century, baluster shape,
depicting a phoenix and the Tokugawa pawlonia crest in enamel and
gold on a blue enamel scrolling cloud ground, with leaf rim and key-fret
bordered foot, pierced wood cover, ht. 9 3/4 in.
$600-800
52.
Satsuma Incense Burner and Cover, Japan, 19th century,
flattened ovoid shape with four cartouches, two depicting scholars
and attendants and two with flowers and birds, all four cartouches,
shoulder, rim, and dome cover with a brocade pattern outlined in heavy
gold, L-shaped handles, shishi lion tripod feet, the dome depicting a
shishi lion and pup, ht. 13 in.
$500-700
53.
Satsuma Plate, Japan, 20th century, round, with three dragons in low
relief surrounding arhats on a brocade and gold ground, the exterior rim
with two dragons and the Tokugawa pawlonia crest, gold mark to base,
dia. 7 1/4 in.
$1,800-2,200
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Satsuma Jar and Cover, Japan, 19th/20th century, baluster shape,
depicting Kannon, arhats, and attendants in enamel and gold, with
brocade pattern and two low-relief bows in gold on the shoulder, mark
to base, ht. 9 7/8 in.
$300-500
55.
Large Blue and White Bowl, Japan, late 19th century, deep-walled,
foliated shape, central depiction of the Three Friends of Winter and
a crane, scholars in a bamboo grove on the interior and exterior sides,
dia. 14 5/8 in.
$300-500
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Hagi Ware Table Screen, Japan, 18th/19th century, rectangular, one side depicting a samurai and
child standing amongst autumn grasses on the edge of an inlet, the other side depicting autumn
flowers and grasses, the incised border and feet depicting geese amongst clouds, signed nagato ogi
on the base in underglaze blue, ht. 11 3/8, lg. 16 3/4 in.
$500-700
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Four Brocade Kinran and Ginran Kesa, Japan, 19th century, two
silver thread ginran, one with repeat roundels of lotus and phoenix in
blue and green four squares of a floral brocade at the corners and two
larger squares at the bottom edge, with a purple silk backing, 80 x 92;
the other with repeat pattern of scrolling dragons and clouds in blue
and green, four squares of floral roundels at the corners and two larger
squares at the bottom edge, 84 x 80; two gold thread kinran, one with
scrolling lotus and tendrils, the squares of the same pattern, 84 x 80;
the other with repeat pattern of lions, peonies, and flaming jewels in
green and blue, four squares, 58 x 24 in., all on an orange silk ground.
$2,000-4,000
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Brocade Ginran Kesa, Japan, 19th century, repeat pattern of dragon
roundels, phoenix, lotus, ruyi head clouds, and melons embroidered in
green, blue, purple, and yellow silk with silver threads, all on an orange
silk ground, a yuzen dyed kimono backing, 72 x 40 in.
$800-1,200
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Ko-Imari Dish, Japan, 18th century, round with flaring rim, depicting
two courtesans in a garden within a rectangular enclosure surrounded
by an underglaze blue and enamel landscape, the rim in underglaze
blue with three cartouches depicting overglaze iron red shishi lions and
peonies with green enamel leaves, the rim with scrolling gold painted
stylized leaves and overglaze iron red chrysanthemums, the exterior
rim with plum, peonies, and chrysanthemums in underglaze blue and
overglaze iron red and gold, underglaze double-ring flower and leaf
mark to base, dia. 12 in.
$800-1,200
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Yoshida Dish, Japan, mid-19th century, with deep sides and flared
rim, depicting an enameled lion amongst flowers and grass, a yellow
band with vertical lines surrounding the inner sides, four cartouches on
the rim depicting auspicious symbols, the exterior in green enamel with
stylized clouds, lines, and swirled bands, mark to base, dia. 8 3/4 in.
$300-500
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Kiyomizu-Yaki Bottle, Japan, 18th century, square, depicting
interlocking gilded rings surrounding stylized flowers and maple leaves
on a blue and light brown glazed ground, the shoulders with green and
blue maple leaves with a brown neck and mouth, ht. 9 1/4 in.
$300-500
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Bronze Flower Vessel, Japan, bird-shaped handles at the neck, wide
flaring trumpet-shaped mouth, with six-character mark on the base, dia.
10, ht. 9 1/2 in.
$800-1,200
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Bronze Figure, Japan, 19th century, standing figure of a
young boy with a duck, both on a base depicting waves, with
a wooden stand, signed, ht. 22 1/2 in.
$2,500-3,500
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Monumental Bronze, Gold, and Shakudo Urn, Japan,
19th century, the urn-shaped body with flaring rim inlaid with
gold, key-fret design on lip, below the lip a border depicting
chased and gold inlaid scrolling lotus and tendrils, the front
and back with a lotus roundel depicting two phoenix and
scrolling lotus and tendrils with inlaid gold and shakudo, above
a taotie mask with inlaid gold eyes, the urn with a stylized
key-fret ground, stylized dragon handles with inlaid gold circle,
the pedestal base with gold and shakudo design of inlaid
gold chrysanthemums, with a deep border depicting stylized
scrolling dragons with gold inlaid geometric designs above four
reverse S-curved feet, ht. 29 3/4 in.
$1,000-2,000
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Bronze Kannon, Japan, 19th century, standing figure with
one hand covered with drapery and the other holding a lotus
blossom, ht. 21 3/8 in.
$300-500
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Monumental Bronze Censer, Japan, 19th century, ovoid
body depicting four low relief carvings of birds and flowers,
base depicting a coiling dragon rising to openwork clouds,
the four feet and two handles depicting bird heads, the cover
surmounted by a finial of a crane standing on rocks, ht. 43,
wd. 20 1/2 in.
$2,000-4,000
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Ivory Carving, Japan, 19th century, standing figures of Kanzan and
Jittoku, one holding a broom, the other a scroll, their robes inlaid with
colored beads, signed on base, ht. 3 5/8 in.
$1,200-1,800
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Ivory Carving, Japan, 19th century, fine depiction of a seated
fishmonger holding an abacus, a book open in front of him, and two
baskets with fish on either side, carved wood robes with gold and silver
flowers, signed on the base, ht. 6 1/8, wd. 8 in.
$6,000-8,000
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Ivory Figure, Japan, 19th century, seated figure of a sculptor holding
a bamboo tool in one hand and a figure of Kannon in the other, with
stand, ht. 5 1/2 in.
$500-700
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Boxwood Sashi Netsuke, Japan, 19th century, elongated shape,
carved in relief with lotus seed pods and leaves to the front, signed
Shimizu... on the back, lg. 7 1/2 in.
$300-500
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Ivory Vase, Japan, 19th century, Meiji period, carved with two panels
divided by pine trees depicting a village scene with craftsmen, builders,
samurai, and farmers, ht. 7 3/4 in.
Provenance: Christies London, July 19th, 2007, Sale 5097, Lot 46.
$500-700
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Tall Polychrome Ivory Carving, China, 20th century, standing figure
of a woman in adorned headdress and collar, holding a lotus branch in
her right hand, a scepter in her left, wood base, ht. including stand 21
1/2 in.
$3,000-5,000
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Tall Ivory Carving, China, 19th century, standing figure of Kuan Yin
in adorned clothing and headdress, her left hand in the mudra of
appeasement, right hand holding a lotus blossom, a swirling dragon at
her feet, standing on a lotus base, ht. 18 1/4 in.
$1,000-1,200
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Pair of Tall Ivory Carvings, China, 19th/20th century, standing figure
of Kuan Yin holding a ruyi in one hand and a branch of flowers in other,
robe draped elegantly to bottom, engraved Qianlong characters on
base, ht. 22 1/4 in.
$700-900
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Ivory Carving, China, 19th century, standing figure of Kuan Yin, hands
folded on top of one another with a string of beads in her hands, glued
to base, ht. 10 1/2 in.
$600-800
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Pair of Polychrome Ivory Carvings, China, 19th/20th century, figures
of female musicians, with stand, ht. 7 in.
$200-300
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Ivory Carving, China, 19th century, standing figure of a lady holding
flowering branches, dressed in draped robes, glued onto stand, ht. 12
in.
$500-700
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Polychrome Ivory Carving, China, 19th/20th century, standing figure
of Kuan Yin holding a lotus blossom and a basket, ht. 8 3/4 in.
$400-600
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Wood and Ivory Mirror, China, 19th century, elaborate openwork
design of lotus, chilong, bats, peaches, and lion and dragon heads,
with three inlaid ivory lotus reserves depicting two Immortals,
crabs, and insects, respectively, an openwork rectangle below with
central depiction of a bat holding a ring surrounded by scrolling and
interlocking geometric designs, above a framed mirror, ht. 43 7/8, wd.
20 3/8 in.
$1,000-1,200
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Ivory Doctors Model with Stand, China, 19th/20th century, reclining
nude with bound feet, lg. approx. 6 in.
$400-600
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Tall Polychrome Ivory Carving, China, 20th century, standing figure
of a woman holding a peony, robes draped elegantly to one side, wood
stand, ht. including stand 20 in.
$3,000-5,000
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Carved Ivory Tusk, China, late 19th/early 20th century, intricately
carved and pierced to show various scenes of citizens engaging in
conversation amidst trees and pagodas, with stand, lg. 35 3/4 in.
$1,000-1,500
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Ivory Figure of a Bearded Man, China, 19th century, standing figure
of an Immortal carrying a staff, wood stand, ht. 9 1/2 in.
$300-500
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Ivory Carving, China, 18th century, depicting an Immortal holding a ruyi
scepter and bamboo, ht. 9 1/8 in.
$600-800
85.
Ivory Carving, China, 19th century, figure of an Immortal holding a
staff, ht. with stand 10 in.
$500-700
86.
Ivory Figure, China, 19th century, a standing figure of Tsao Kuo-chiu,
the patron of actors, holding castanets in his right hand, with stand, ht.
10 7/8 in.
$300-500
87.
Ivory Carte-de-visite, China, 19th century, relief carving of figures in a
garden pavilion, 3 3/4 x 2 1/4 in.
$500-700
88.
Ivory Carte-de-visite, China, 19th century, sides intricately carved with
figures in a garden pavilion, engraved flowers on bottom, 3 3/4 x 2 1/8
in.
$1,000-1,500
89.
Seven Polychrome Ivory Carvings, China, 20th century, two apples,
an eggplant, green pepper, orange, cabbage, and citron, each with a
scene carved on the interior, signed.
$600-800
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85
84
83
90.
Ivory Page Turner, China, 19th century, top carved and pierced as two
figures amidst rocks, lower section carved with flowers and objects in a
diamond reserve, lg. 11 1/2 in.
$200-300
91.
Large Ivory Carving, China, 19th/20th century, standing figure of a
female warrior dressed in armor carrying bows on her back and at her
side, holding a sword and a halberd, wood stand, ht. excluding stand
20 1/2 in.
$500-700
92.
Tall Ivory Carving, China, 19th century, standing figure of Kuan Yin in
an embellished robe, headdress decorated with a seated Buddha and
two pheasants, with a windswept ribbon at the waist, hands holding
flowers, standing on a lotus petal base, ht. 21 3/8 in.
$5,000-7,000
93.
Ivory Puzzle Ball and Stand, China, 19th century, surface of ball
carved with peonies revealing concentric spheres inside, supported
on a stand with a lady standing on a base carved with contending
dragons, dia. approx. 3 3/4, ht. approx. 16 in.
$400-600
94.
Ivory Tusk Carving, China, 19th century, slight crescent shape, carved
and pierced with the Immortals and attendants in a mountainous
landscape, ht. 11 1/2 in.
$700-900
95.
Ivory Carving, China, 20th century, figure of seated Hoitei, ht. with
stand 8 in.
$600-800
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96.
Ivory Carving, China, 19th century, figure of a deity with windswept
robes, standing atop a carp in crashing waves, ht. 7 3/8 in.
$500-700
97.
Ivory Carving, China, 19th century, figure of a reclining apsara holding
a fan in her right hand, wood stand, lg. 7 in.
$300-500
98.
Ivory Carving, China, 19th/20th century, standing figure of a woman
dressed in a windswept robe with a fan in her left hand and a basket of
peonies in her right, ht. including base 9 in.
$300-500
99.
Ivory Carving, Japan, 19th century, standing figure of a geisha holding
a child and an iris, another child seated by her side on a toy horse, the
geishas kimono and obi sash elaborately incised, signed on the base,
ht. 7 3/8 in.
$600-800
100.
Ivory Brush Pot, China, 19th century, carved in the form of a tree trunk
with birds perched atop flowering branches, ht. with stand 9 1/4 in.
$2,000-3,000
101.
Fan, China, 20th century, feathers supported by an ivory handle, handle
decorated with calligraphy and figures in a landscape, lg. 19 1/4 in.
$200-300
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102.
Four Ivory Carvings, China, 19th century, each carving with two
figures, with stand, ht. approx. 8 1/4 in.
$600-800
103.
Carved Ivory Shrine, China, 19th century, four doors carved in low
relief on both sides, the two side panels depicting various Immortals in
elaborately carved landscapes; the doors open on both sides to reveal
standing figures of the Buddha and two attendants on one side and
Kuan Yin and two attendants on the other, the roof carved with the
Buddhist reverse swastika and geometric symbols on a lotus ground,
the pedestal base carved with lotus blossoms, ht. 5 3/4, wd. 4 in.
$800-1,200
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98
97
103
104, with top detail
104.
Ivory Casket, China, 19th century, the hinged lid deeply carved to
depict a battle scene between two states, the front and back sides
similarly carved, left and right side carved with blossoming flowers,
borders decorated with designs, supported on animal mask feet, interior
lined with velvet, top 6 1/2 x 5, ht. 5 in.
$1,200-1,800
105.
Large Ivory Carving, China, 19th century, cylindrical, depicting a scene
from village life with blossoming flower branches at the top, includes a
cover with a peony finial, signed under lid, ht. 12 3/8 in.
$800-1,200
106.
Ivory Carving, China, 19th century, standing figure of a woman holding
peonies in her left hand, dressed in a loosely fitted robe, ht. with stand
10 1/8 in.
$300-500
107.
Ivory Carving, China, 19th/20th century, standing figure of a woman
with peonies in her left hand and a basket of flowers in her right, in
elegantly draped robes, ht. with stand 10 in.
$300-500
108.
Two Ivory Boxes, China, 19th century, a square box carved with
figures amidst a garden landscape, and a circular box with five mother-
of-pearl counters inside, 1 5/8 x 1 3/8 x 1 5/8, ht. 1 1/8, dia. 1 1/2 in.
$250-350
109.
Two Carte-de-visite Cases, China, 19th century, an ivory case carved
with figures in a pavilion and the initials C.E.L. in an oval plaque; and a
boxwood case carved with figures in a pavilion, 3 1/4 x 1 3/4, 3 7/8 x 2
1/4 in., respectively.
$200-400
110.
Two Ivory Card Cases, China, 19th century, one carved with a
dragon amidst swirling waves and clouds, the other carved with figures
in a wooded garden pavilion, 3 3/4 x 2 1/4 and 4 1/4 x 2 5/8 in.,
respectively.
$250-350
111.
Ivory Figure, China, standing figure of Cai Xing (God of Wealth) holding
a staff, ht. 18 in.
$400-600
112.
Ivory Covered Censer, China, 19th century, censer supported on
tripod feet, flanked by lion mask handles suspending loose rings, the
body with relief carved cartouche on each side depicting contending
dragons on a wave ground, lid with foo dogs atop a ball, lion masks
with jump rings, two-character Qianlong mark on base, ht. with lid 11
3/4 in.
$2,500-3,500
113.
Rosewood Carving, China, 19th/20th century, depicting a figure of
Kuan Yin standing next to a bixie beneath a pine tree, ht. 10 1/2 in.
$600-800
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114.
Ivory Wrist Rest, China, 19th century, top carved with a bundle
of plantain leaves, underside carved and pierced with figures in a
landscape, some drinking tea, others looking at the trees, wd. 2 3/4, lg.
9 7/8 in.
$400-600
115.
Ivory Wrist Rest, China, 19th century, top side carved in low relief of
villages outside a mountainous landscape, underside deeply carved with
men on horseback during a battle scene, wd. 2 3/4, lg. 9 7/8 in.
$400-600
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119
118
117
116
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116.
Ivory Brush Pot, China, 19th century, square, each panel finely carved
in high relief depicting figures in various landscapes with pavilions and
cottages, ht. 5 7/8 in.
$500-700
117.
Ivory Paste Box, China, 17th/18th century, circular box with domed
cover carved with figures in an outdoor pavilion, lotus scroll and flowers
to sides, incised shou character on base, dia. 2 5/8 in.
$200-400
118.
Ivory Brush Pot, China, 19th century, two carved cartouches depicting
figures in an outdoor pavilion, engraved calligraphy, butterflies, and
flowers on body, dia. approx. 2, ht. 4 in.
$200-300
119.
Ivory Carving, China, 19th century, inside hollowed, decoration of
blossoming flowers, lg. 5 in.
$300-500
120.
Miniature Ivory Perfume Holder, China, 19th century, finely carved
with birds and plum flower branches, ht. 4 1/8 in.
$300-500
121.
Polychrome Ivory Carving, China, 20th century, depicting a
grasshopper, an apple, and a peanut atop a cabbage with fringed
leaves, includes silk stand, lg. approx. 10 in.
$400-600
122.
Ivory Carving, China, 19th century, depicting a perched phoenix, lg. 3
1/4 in.
$300-500
123.
Ivory Carte-de-visite, China, 19th century, sides carved with figures
in a garden pavilion, one side with monogrammed with letters LL in
cursive within a rectangular frame, 3 5/8 x 2 1/4 in.
$200-400
124.
Covered Ivory Box, China, 19th century, sides carved with lotus
petals, the cover carved with grasshoppers and insects atop leaves,
wd. approx. 4, ht. approx. 2 in.
$300-500
125.
Ivory Box, China, 19th/20th century, gourd shape, light polychrome
with high relief carving of leaves, flower, and small gourd, and a bat, the
interior with a carved peach, lg. 4 3/8 in.
$300-500
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126 126
125
124
123
122
126.
Pair of Ivory Horses, China, 19th/20th century, includes
stands, wd. 4 5/8, ht. 3 1/4 in.
$700-900
127.
Ivory Clamshell, China, 19th century, shell opens to a
carved scene of village life, includes stand, lg. 5 in.
$300-500
128.
Polychrome Ivory Carving, China, 19th/20th century,
standing figure of Kuan Yin carrying a vase on her
shoulders, her robe, adorned with peonies, falls into
elegant folds, ht. 11 1/2 in.
$500-700
129.
Polychrome Ivory Figural Group, China, a woman
holding a child with a lady at her side, seated atop rocks,
decorated with mother-of-pearl, signed on base, 8 x 5 in.
$5,000-7,000
129A.
Ivory Carving, Japan, 19th century, standing figure of
Shoki the demon queller with two supplicants at his feet,
finely incised decoration on their robes, signed on the
base, ht. 4 in.
$300-500
130.
Ivory Carving, China, 19th century, two fishermen on a
cliff, one holding a long pole with a fish, ht. 10 5/8 in.
$300-500
131.
Ivory Carving, China, 19th century, seated figure of a
luohan with a lizard in his left hand, beads in his right, ht.
3 5/8 in.
$300-500
132.
Calligraphy Album, China, ink on paper, attributed to
Qi Gong, twenty-four pages, each with green landscape
drawing as background, bears signature, with two to four
seals, 12 1/2 x 9 in.
$8,000-12,000
133.
Calligraphy Hanging Scroll, China, ink on paper, signed
Shao Tsuen Li Hong Zhang, with two seals, 53 x 13
1/2 in.
$300-500
134.
Calligraphy Album, China, ink and color on paper,
ten pages, attributed to Li Keran, inscribed and with
signature, each page with one to three seals, 13 1/2 x
13 in.
$700-900
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131
130
129
135.
Pair of Works of Calligraphy, China, ink on paper, attributed to Xie
Zhiliu, 51 x 12 in.
$800-1,200
136.
Loose Calligraphy, China, ink on paper, a poem, signed Wu
Changshuo, with four seals, 7 1/4 x 13 in.
$600-800
137.
Pair of Works of Calligraphy, China, ink on paper, signed Xie Zhiliu,
each with two seals, 26 x 17 in.
$800-1,200
138.
Fan Calligraphy Leaf, China, ink on gold paper, signed Qu
Guangzao, with two seals, 20 x 7 in.
$700-900
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136
139.
Calligraphy Couplet, China, ink on paper, inscribed, signed Wu
Changshuo, seventy-eight years old, with six seals total, 49 x 14 in.
$400-600
140.
Four Pieces of Loose Calligraphy, China, ink on paper, attributed to
Lin Zexu, inscribed and bears signature, with two seals, 60 x 15 1/2 in.
$400-600
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141.
Handscroll Sutra, China, gold color on blue silk, Ban Ruo Duo Luo Mi Xin Jing, The Heart
Sutra (Prajna Paramita Hrydaya Sutra), depicting Kuan Yin and Buddha at both ends, dated Kang
Xi Sui Ci renwu year, with one seal in the middle, 23 1/2 x 6 in.
$800-1,200
142.
Loose Letter, China, ink on paper, calligraphy, signed Wu Changshuo, eighty-two years old,
dated, with six seals, 20 x 12 in.
$300-400
143.
Framed Calligraphy, China, ink on silk, attributed to Ci Xi, depicting fu and shou against a red
background, with one seal, glazed, 28 1/2 x 14 1/2 in.
$1,500-2,000
144.
Loose Long Calligraphy, China, ink on paper, a poem, signed Song Wenzhi, with two seals, 55
x 7 in.
$300-500
145.
Calligraphy Scroll, China, ink on paper, signed Yin Xi Shi, with two seals, 50 x 15 in.
$400-600
146.
Calligraphy Scroll, China, ink on paper, dated summer jiazi year, signed Deng Tuo, with one
seal, 28 1/2 x 16 in.
$200-300
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141
145
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147.
Five Pieces of Loose Calligraphy, China, ink on paper, inscribed,
signed Yun He, each with one seal, 13 x 10 in.
$400-600
148.
Calligraphy Scroll, China, ink on paper, attributed to Fei Xinwo,
inscribed and bears signature, with two seals, 40 1/2 x 13 1/2 in.
$200-300
149.
Loose Fan Painting, China, ink and color on paper, depicting figures in
a landscape, inscribed with calligraphy, with one seal, lg. 19 in.
$400-600
150.
Loose Fan Painting, China, ink and color on silk, depicting a woman
with a basket by the water, inscribed with a poem, signed Jiang Lian,
with two seals, dia. 10 in.
$600-800
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151.
Framed Fan, China, ink and color on paper, attributed to Fu Baoshi,
depicting a man in a boat on a river, with inscription, bears signature,
with three seals, lg. 17 in.
Provenance: Purchased directly from the artist in Hong Kong during the
1980s by the current owners father.
$5,000-7,000
152.
Fan Painting, China, ink and color on paper, attributed to Zhang
Daqian, a landscape on one side with inscription, with one seal,
calligraphy on the reverse, with two seals, lg. 17 in.
Provenance: Directly from the artist to the current owners father.
$3,000-4,000
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152, with reverse view
153.
Loose Fan Painting, China, ink and color on paper, attributed to Qi
Baishi, depicting lotus, inscribed, bears signature, with one seal, 20 x
8 in.
$250-350
154.
Loose Fan Painting, China, ink and color on silk, depicting two figures
under a tree, inscribed, signed He Chong, with one seal, dia. 9 1/2 in.
$600-800
155.
Fan Calligraphy, China, ink on paper, inscribed, dated, signed Wu
Changshuo, eighty-three years old, with three seals, 20 x 8 in.
$250-350
156.
Loose Fan Calligraphy, China, ink on paper, a poem, signed Shi Fa,
with one seal, 20 x 8 in.
$250-350
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155
157.
Loose Fan Painting, China, ink and color on paper, by Zhao Zhiqian,
depicting a lute branch, inscribed, with three seals, 20 x 7 1/2 in.
$250-350
157A.
Fan Calligraphy, China, ink on paper, depicting a poem signed Wu
Hufan, dated August, renwu year, with four seals, lg. 20 in.
$400-600
158.
Fan Calligraphy, China, ink on paper, in the manner of Weng Tongsu,
bears signature, with one seal, lg. 16 in.
$800-1,000
159.
Two Asian Etchings, ink and color on paper, signed Dorsey Potter
Tyson (1891-1969), depictions of Chinese children during the Qing
dynasty, framed and glazed, 9 x 8 in.
$400-600
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157A
160.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink and color on silk, depicting a thousand-arm
Kuan Yin seated on a lotus base, with two Buddhist attendants flying in
the air, six generals at the bottom, 68 x 34 in.
$600-800
161.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink and color on paper, depicting a standing
Kuan Yin and an attendant at the bottom, a bird holding a bead
necklace at left, 85 x 36 in.
$300-500
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162.
Loose Painting, China, ink and color on paper, attributed to Zhang
Daqian, depicting a scholar with his attendant, bears signature,
inscribed, with four seals, 10 x 15 in.
$400-600
163.
Four Loose Paintings, China, ink and color on paper, portraits of men,
signed Jiang Zhao He, each with one seal, 10 x 10 in.
$6,000-8,000
164.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink and color on paper, depicting a girl in a hat
seated on the floor, inscribed and signed, dated 1990, at Xiang Jiang
province, signed Liu Wenxi, with one seal, 37 1/2 x 26 1/2 in.
$400-600
165.
Reverse Glass Painting, China, depicting a lady seated by a table
against a black background, 13 1/2 x 19 1/2 in., framed and glazed.
$600-800
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166.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink and color on paper, depicting Dharuma,
signed Mao Guolun, with three seals, 35 x 18 1/2 in.
$800-1,200
167.
Framed Painting, China, ink and color on silk, depicting groups of
children in a house and yard, having meals and playing chess, 29 x 21
1/2 in.
$800-1,000
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166
168.
Handscroll, China, 18th/19th century, ink and color on silk, depicting
different groups of scholars and their attendants in several settings,
including people having dinner and playing music, by eighteen scholars,
signed dated Da Guan Wu Zi year, inscribed with calligraphy, with
eleven seals, 290 x 11 1/2 in.
$2,000-3,000
169.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink and color on paper, attributed to Jiang
Zhao He, depicting a mother carrying a child on her back, inscribed and
bears signature, with one seal, 38 x 20 1/4 in.
$400-600
170.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink and color on paper, attributed to Gai Qi,
depicting a group of four women from the Qing dynasty, inscribed with
a poem, dated, with two seals, 39 x 18 in.
$1,500-2,000
171.
Framed Painting, China, ink and color on paper, depicting a musician
playing the drum, with inscription, signed Ye Chengtao, with two
seals, dated 1981, 12 x 15 in.
$600-800
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172.
Hanging Scroll, China, color on paper, in the manner of Shi Guo Liang,
depicting a girl, inscribed, bears signature, with two seals, 26 x 26 in.
$300-400
173.
Eleven Loose Album Leaves, China, ink on paper, attributed to Feng
Zikai, each depicting a figure, each inscribed, with two to three seals on
each painting, 12 1/2 x 9 1/2 in.
$400-600
174.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink and color on paper, attributed to Fan Zeng,
depicting a portrait of Huang Bing Hong, 56 x 24 in.
$400-600
175.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink and color on paper, attributed to Cheng Shi
Fa and Lu Yanshao, depicting two girls and chickens, bears signatures,
inscribed, with five seals, 40 x 16 1/2 in.
$400-600
176.
Framed Painting, China, gold color on paper, depicting Kuan Yin
holding a willow branch, standing on lotus flowers above water on a
dark blue background, 41 x 21 in.
$600-800
177.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink and color on paper, depicting a girl with
beads, signed Ji Min, with one seal, 26 x 27 in.
$400-600
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170
173 (partial)
178.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink and color on paper, attributed to Ren
Bonian, depicting three women giving food to a man, inscribed and
bears signature, with one seal, 53 x 25 in.
$400-600
179.
Loose Painting, China, ink and color on paper, attributed to Pu Xinru,
depicting a group of children playing in a backyard, bears signature,
inscribed, with two seals, 28 1/2 x 9 1/2 in.
$600-800
180.
Loose Painting, China, pencil on paper, depicting a girl with mask,
signed Huang Zhou, dated 1979, with one seal, 14 1/2 x 10 in.
$400-600
181.
Loose Drawing, China, pencil on paper, depiction of Mao, dated
March 1981, with one seal, 15 x 16 1/2 in.
$400-600
182.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink and color on paper, depicting a lady playing
with a child under a tree, inscribed and signed Shen Zhaoyong, with
two seals, 12 1/2 x 37 1/2 in.
$400-600
183.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink and color on paper, attributed to Li Keran,
depicting a boy seated on the back of a buffalo, bears signature,
inscribed, with three seals, 26 x 18 in.
$400-600
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179
175
184.
Five Album Leaves, China, ink and color on silk, in
the manner of Qiu Ying, each depicting a group of
children with women in different indoor and outdoor
settings, one leaf bears signature and a double
gourd seal, each 15 1/2 x 14 in.
$400-600
185.
Album of Paintings Hai Pai Yi Yun, China,
ink and color on paper, one depicting a Uyghur
dancer, signed Ye Qianyu, dated 1976, inscribed,
with one seal; one depicting a man with bamboo,
signed Lin Fengmian, with one seal; one depicting
a landscape, signed Qizhan, dated dingsi year,
with two seals; one depicting a woman seated by a
banana tree, signed Liu Danzha in Shanghai, with
one seal; one depicting a bird on a branch, signed
Jian Bi in Shanghai, with two seals; one depicting
a butterfly and a lotus flower, signed Xie Zhiliu,
dated dingsi year, with five seals; one depicting
two figures with four geese, signed Cheng Shifa,
dated dingsi year, with three seals; and one
depicting a landscape, signed Lu Yanshao, with
three seals; all 9 x 12 1/2 in.
$10,000-20,000
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186.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink and color on paper, depicting two ladies in
a yard, inscribed and signed Yan Sunxu, with two seals, 26 x 14 in.
$400-600
186A.
Calligraphy Scroll, China, ink on paper, in the manner of Lu Xun,
dated, with one seal, 43 x 16 1/2 in.
Provenance: Formerly in a private Japanese collection.
$2,000-3,000
187.
Framed Print with Embroidery, China, ink on paper, depicting Kuan
Yin seated on a lion facing a child deity, inscribed Kuan Yin Sheng
Xiang, 32 x 23 in.
$400-600
188.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink and color on paper, depicting a child riding
on the back of a cow with a man, signed Fan Zeng, inscribed with a
calligraphy poem by Tao Yuanming, with two seals, 50 x 22 1/2 in.
$400-600
189.
Handscroll, China, ink and color on paper, depicting ten generals from
the Qing dynasty, each portrait with calligraphy inscription, with one,
two, or no seal, 131 x 14 in.
$2,500-3,500
190.
Loose Painting, China, ink and color on silk, depicting officials and
attendants, with two Buddhas standing on a cloud, 72 x 33 in.
$400-600
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187
191.
Loose Painting, China, ink and color on silk, depicting flowers, signed
Zhou Ke Xia, with two seals, 13 x 18 in.
$400-600
192.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink and color on paper, in the manner of
Gao Fenghan, depicting two birds with a rock, inscribed and bears
signature, with one seal, 52 1/2 x 12 1/2 in.
$200-300
193.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink and color on silk, in the manner of Jiang
Tingxi, depicting two cranes with lotus flowers and leaves, inscribed,
bears signature, with one seal, 49 1/2 x 23 in.
$500-700
194.
Framed Painting, China, ink and color on silk, depicting three figures in
a house in a landscape with bamboo, trees, and rocks, 19 x 15 in.
$300-500
195.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink and color on paper, depicting a dragonfly,
plant, and rocks, signed Zhao Shao Ang, inscribed, with four seals,
27 x 13 in.
$1,500-2,000
196.
Loose Painting, China, ink and color on paper, in the manner of Qi
Baishi, depicting flowers and leave, inscribed, inscribed, with three
seals, 45 x 13 1/2 in.
$400-600
197.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink and color on paper, attributed to Fu Zuo,
depicting an eagle on a pine branch, inscribed and bears signature,
with one seal, 49 x 24 1/2 in.
$200-300
198.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink and color on paper, attributed to Xue Tao,
depicting an eagle on a branch, inscribed and bears signature, with one
seal, 34 x 18 3/4 in.
$200-300
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199.
Framed Painting, China, ink and color on silk, attributed to Lang
Shining, depicting an eagle standing on a screen painted with flowers,
bears signature at the left bottom corner, inscribed with calligraphy at
the upper right, bears signature of Qian Long, with nine seals, dated
dinghai year, 62 1/2 x 31 in.
$300-500
200.
Mounted Painting, China, ink and colors on paper, depicting two birds
on a branch, inscribed with calligraphy, signed Chen Jiang Tingxi, with
two seals, 14 x 10 in.
$600-800
201.
Pair of Paintings, China, ink on paper, depicting bamboo, signed Tao
Huan Zhong, inscribed, each with three seals, 26 x 10 in.
$200-300
202.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink and color on paper, attributed to Gao
Fenghan, depicting some flowers and rocks, inscribed with a poem,
and bears signature, with three seals, 43 x 28 1/2 in.
$600-800
203.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink and color on paper, attributed to Qi Baishi,
depicting branches, inscribed and bears signature, with one seal, 53 x
13 in.
$300-500
204.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink and color on paper, attributed to Ren Xun,
depicting a bird on a branch, with three seals, 36 x 16 in.
$400-600
205.
Hanging Scroll on Silk, China, ink and color on paper, attributed to
Xie Zhiliu, depicting a bird on a branch and flowers, bears signature,
inscribed, four seals, 35 x 15 in.
$1,000-1,500
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199
206.
Loose Painting, China, ink and color on paper, attributed to Qi Baishi,
depicting a mantis and leaves, bears signature, with three seals, 18 3/4
x 15 1/2 in.
$200-300
207.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink on paper, depicting fish, with one seal, by
Tang Yun, 12 x 12 in.
$800-1,200
208.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink and color on paper, depicting two birds on
a rock and pine trees, signed Yan Bolong, with inscription, with two
seals, 43 1/2 x 13 in.
$200-300
209.
Loose Painting, China, ink and color on paper, depicting peonies,
signed Fang Jiefu, with one seal, 37 1/2 x 22 in.
$600-800
210.
Pair of 100 Horses Paintings, China, 19th century, ink and color on
silk, depicting groups of horses with figures by a river, one with three
seals, the other with one seal, 9 1/2 x 56 1/2 in. framed and glazed
$2,000-3,000
211.
Framed Painting, China, ink and color on silk, attributed to Xue Tao,
depicting a cat and flowers, with two seals, 17 x 17 in.
$600-800
212.
Two Loose Paintings, China, ink and color on paper, attributed to Hua
Yuan, each depicting a bird on a branch, bears signature, each with
one seal, 15 x 8 in.
$500-700
213.
Loose Painting, China, ink and color on paper, signed Pei Qiu,
depicting a chicken eating an insect, inscribed with a poem, with one
seal, 13 x 12 1/2 in.
$500-700
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212 (partial)
214.
Set of Twelve Sketches, China, ink on paper, each depicting a
landscape, signed Wu Guangzhong, eight with one seal, 17 1/2 x 12
in.
$400-600
215.
Hanging Scroll, China, color on paper, attributed to Wang Shi Zi,
depicting three fish and lotus, inscribed, with one seal, 29 x 13 in.
$800-1,200
216.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink and color on paper, depicting flowers and
rocks, inscribed with a poem, signed Gao Fenghan, with three seals,
55 x 17 in.
$2,000-3,000
217.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink on paper, attributed to Zhang Daqian,
depicting a figure under a pine tree, bears signature, with inscription,
with three seals, 85 x 26 in.
$800-1,200
218.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink and color on paper, in the manner of Wu
Changshuo, depicting flowers and rocks, inscribed and bears signature,
with two seals, 46 x 24 in.
$600-800
219.
Framed Painting, China, ink and color on paper, attributed to Qi
Baishi, depicting a plant and a ladybug, with two seals, 13 x 11 in.
Provenance: Purchased in Beijing in the 1980s by a private collector in
Connecticut.
$2,000-3,000
220.
Framed Painting, China, ink and color on paper, attributed to Zhang
Daqian, depicting lotus flower and leaves, inscribed, 51 x 26 in.
$400-600
221.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink and color on silk, in the manner of Shen
Quan, depicting two cranes with pine trees and bamboo, inscribed and
signed, with two seals, 45 x 23 in.
$200-300
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217
222.
Loose Painting and Calligraphy, China, ink on paper, one depicting
a pine tree, with one seal, by Wu Hufan, calligraphy signed Xie Zhiliu,
both 13 x 13 in.
$2,000-3,000
223.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink and color on paper, attributed to Tian Shi
Guang, depicting two birds on a branch with flowers, bears signature,
inscribed and signed, with two seals, 45 x 13 in.
$400-600
224.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink and color on paper, attributed to Tian Shi
Guang, depicting an eagle standing on a branch, bears signature,
inscribed, with two seals, 46 x 12 in.
$400-600
225.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink and color on paper, attributed to Wang
Xuetao, depicting a chicken, inscribed and bears signature, with two
seals, 27 x 16 in.
$600-800
226.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink and color on paper, depicting a Chang
Jiang river landscape, inscribed and signed Song Wenzhi, Qian
Songyan, with two seals, dated December, 1973, 47 x 25 1/2 in.
$600-800
227.
Loose Painting, China, ink and color on paper, in the manner of Song
Wenzhi, depicting a landscape by the river Lou Jiang, bears signature,
with three seals, dated 1979, inscribed, 68 x 6 in.
$600-800
227A.
Loose Painting, China, ink and color on paper, attributed to Xue Tao,
depicting a cat under a banana tree, with two seals, 43 x 25 in.
$400-600
228.
Album of Paintings, China, ink and color on paper, attributed to
Wu Changshuo, eight paintings, each depicting plants, inscribed and
signed, each page bears signature, with one to three seals.
$400-600
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226 222
229.
Pair of Loose Paintings, China, ink and color on paper, in the manner
of Xie Zhiliu, depicting plants with birds, bears signature, inscribed, each
with one seal, 51 x 12 in.
$400-600
230.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink and color on paper, attributed to Yu Fei An,
depicting flowers, bears signature, inscribed, with one seal, 33 x 16 in.
$400-600
231.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink and color on paper, attributed to Xue Tao,
depicting a bird and flowers, bears signature, inscribed, with two seals,
34 x 12 in.
$400-600
232.
Loose Painting, China, ink and color on paper, depicting a landscape
in Huang Shan, signed Liu Haisu, inscribed that the artist had been to
the mountain eight times, with a calligraphy poem, with three seals, 141
x 56 1/2 in.
$1,000-1,500
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236
232
233.
Framed Painting, China, ink and color on paper, depicting a mantis
and bamboo, signed Lei Sheng, inscribed, with one seal, 27 x 13 in.
$300-500
234.
Album Painting with Wood Cover, China, ink and color on paper,
twelve pages of paintings depicting landscapes and inscribed with
calligraphy poems, each with one or two seals, other pages depicting
two birds on a branch and flowers, 8 x 8 1/2 in.
$800-1,200
235.
Framed Painting, China, ink and color on paper, attributed to Xue Tao,
depicting a bird standing on a branch bears signature, with two seals,
21 1/2 x 15 1/2 in.
$400-600
236.
Loose Painting, China, ink on paper, attributed to Wu Hufan, depicting
a landscape with a house, inscribed, dated, with four seals, 14 x 10 in.
$250-350
237.
Loose Painting, China, ink on paper, depicting a plum flower branch,
signed Guan Shanyue, with one seal, 10 1/2 x 15 1/2 in.
$600-800
238.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink and color on paper, attributed to Zhu
Qizhan, depicting two fish on a plate and flowers, inscribed and bears
signature, with three seals, 34 1/2 x 18 1/2 in.
$400-600
239.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink and color on paper, in the manner of Tang
Yun, depicting lotus flowers and leaves, bears signature, with one seal,
36 x 20 in.
$400-600
240.
Set of Four Hanging Scrolls, China, ink and color on paper, depicting
flowers, signed Li Meisheng, inscribed, each with seal, 51 x 16 in.
$300-400
241.
Loose Round Fan Painting, China, ink and color on paper, depicting a
bird and flowers, signed Bonian Renyi, with two seals, dia. 12 in.
$300-400
242.
Framed Painting, China, color on paper, attributed to Lu Yuan Shao,
depicting a landscape with two boats, inscribed, bears signature, dated
summer of 1983, with two seals, 18 x 15 in.
$1,500-2,000
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243.
Two Loose Paintings, China, ink and color on paper, each depicting
birds and flowers and inscribed with a poem, one with one seal, the
other with two seals, both 17 1/2 x 13 in.
$300-400
244.
Hanging Scroll with Flower and Birds, China, ink and color on paper,
in the manner of Ma Jin, depicting four birds by a river, bears signature,
inscribed, with four seals, 21 x 20 1/2 in.
$600-800
245.
Four Album Paintings, China, ink and color on silk, depicting
landscapes, one with inscription, one with a poem, three paintings with
two seals and one with a single seal, 10 3/4 x 13 1/2 in.
$200-300
246.
Fan Painting, China, ink and color on paper, depicting a landscape,
signed Shan Cao Tang, inscribed, seal calligraphy on the reverse, one
seal on both sides, 12 x 13 in.
$300-500
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247.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink and color on paper, attributed to
Huang Binhong, depicting a landscape with a boat, bears
signature, inscribed and signed, with one seal, 38 x 13 in.
$200-300
248.
Album Painting, China, ink and color on paper, attributed to
Qian Songyan, depicting landscapes, each inscribed, bears
signature and seals, 15 x 11 1/2 in.
$400-600
249.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink and color on paper, in the manner
of Ma Jin, depicting a horse and a landscape, inscribed, bears
signature, with two seals, 50 x 13 in.
$300-500
250.
Framed Fan, China, ink and color on paper, attributed to Qu
Ang, depicting trees and rocks, bears signature, inscribed, with
two seals, lg. 19 in.
$800-1,000
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251.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink and color on paper, depicting a landscape
with pine tree, signed Li Xiong Cai, inscribed, with two seals, 26 x 14
in.
$1,000-1,500
252.
Six Loose Fan Paintings, China, ink and color on paper, one attributed
to Wu Hufan, depicting a landscape, inscribed, with two seals, 21 x 7;
one attributed to Fei Yigeng, depicting a man in a landscape, dated,
with one seal, 21 x 7 1/2; one attributed to Xiang Lan, depicting three
men and an elephant, dated, with one seal, 22 x 7 1/2; one attributed
to Shao Ang, depicting a landscape with houses, inscribed, with one
seal, 21 x 7; one attributed to Ren Xun, depicting a man reading a
book, inscribed, with one seal, 22 x 7 1/2; and one attributed to Yan
Bolong, depicting two birds and a willow tree, inscribed, with one seal,
22 x 7 in.
$200-300
253.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink and color on paper, in the manner of Lang
Shining, depicting a landscape with rams, inscribed in Sanskrit and
bears signature, with five seals, 50 1/2 x 25 1/2 in.
$400-600
254.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink and color on paper, depicting four figures in
a yard with trees and fence, signed Xin Luo Shan Ren, inscribed, eight
seals, 18 x 56 in.
Provenance: Christies, New York, September 1996, Lot 183.
$3,000-4,000
255.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink and color on paper, attributed to He Haixia,
depicting a landscape, bears signature, inscribed, with three seals, 54
x 13 in.
$600-800
256.
Album Leaf, China, ink on paper, inscribed with a poem, after Shitao,
with seals on each page, 6 3/4 x 10 in.
$600-800
257.
Framed Painting, China, ink and color on silk, depicting bamboo and
rocks, signed Li Shiyuan, inscribed, with four seals, 19 1/2 x 14 in.
$600-1,000
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251
258.
Loose Painting, China, ink and colors on paper, attributed to Wu
Guanzhong, depicting a landscape with a house, bears signature, 16 x
13 1/2 in.
$400-600
259.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink and color on paper, in the manner of Huang
Binhong, depicting a river landscape, bears signature, inscribed, with
one seal, 36 x 13 1/2 in.
$400-600
260.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink and color on paper, attributed to Wu Hufan,
depicting a landscape, bears signature, inscribed, with three seals, 35
x 19 in.
$400-600
261.
Painting Album, China, ink and color on paper, attributed to Xie Zhiliu,
depicting landscapes, each page inscribed, with seals, 9 1/2 x 6 1/4 in.
$400-600
261A.
Loose Fan Painting, China, ink and color on paper, attributed to Fu
Baoshi, depicting a lady, inscribed, with one seal, 20 x 8 in.
$300-500
262.
Loose Painting, China, ink and color on paper, depicting a river
landscape, signed Song Wen Zhi, inscribed, with two seals, 13 3/4 x
14 in.
$200-300
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257
263.
Painting Album, China, ink and color on paper, attributed to He Haixia,
depicting landscapes, bears signature, inscribed, each page with seals,
15 x 12 in.
$400-600
264.
Large Framed Landscape, China, ink and color on silk, attributed
to Qian Gu, depicting a landscape with houses and boats, bears
signature, with one seal, 25 x 51 in.
$500-700
265.
Loose Fan Painting, China, ink and color on paper, depicting a
landscape with houses, inscribed, signed Gu Xijin, with one seal, 20
x 8 in.
$250-350
266.
Fan Painting, China, ink and color on paper, attributed to Wu Hufan,
depicting a landscape, inscribed with a poem, dated, bears signature,
with three seals, 20 x 7 in.
$800-1,200
267.
Album Painting, China, ink and color on paper, attributed to Huang
Binhong, depicting a landscape, each inscribed, with signature and
seals, 17 x 14 in.
$500-700
268.
Handscroll, China, ink and color on silk, depicting landscapes in Xiang
Shan Park, with inscription of names of certain houses and the temple
and palace, 11 3/4 x 188 in.
$1,500-2,000
269.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink on paper, attributed to Zheng Banqiao,
depicting bamboo, inscribed, with two seals, 51 x 25 in.
$200-300
270.
Loose Painting, China, ink and color on paper, depicting Chinese men
working on rocks in the snow, signed Wei Zixi and Shang Wu Li work
together, dated 1972, with two seals, 12 x 32 in.
$600-800
271.
Loose Painting, China, ink on paper, attributed to Xu Beihong,
depicting a horse, bears signature, dated 1933, with one seal, 11 x 18
in.
$400-600
272.
Loose Painting, China, ink on paper, signed Zhu He Jun, with eight
seals, 15 x 12 in.
$800-1,000
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273.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink and color on paper, attributed to Xu
Beihong, depicting a running horse, bears signature, dated 1933, with
two seals, 33 x 23 1/4 in.
$400-600
274.
Four Fan Leaves, China, ink and color on paper, one attributed to
Ren Yu, depicting two figures in a field, inscribed, with one seal; one
attributed to Shen Zhaohan, depicting an old man and a child with
a frog, inscribed, with one seal; one attributed to Zhou Xian Ju Shi,
depicting two birds; and one attributed to Song Wenzhi, depicting a
landscape, inscribed, with one seal; all 22 x 7 in.
$200-300
275.
Loose Painting, China, ink and color on paper, attributed to Xu
Beihong, depicting two cats on a rock, bears signature, with one seal,
12 1/2 x 14 1/5 in.
$250-350
276.
Loose Painting, China, ink and color on paper, depicting two boys and
a buffalo, inscribed, with two seals, 13 1/2 x 13 1/2 in.
$300-500
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270
277.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink and color on paper, depicting gourds and
leaves, signed Guang Hua, with two seals, 38 x 22 1/2 in.
$500-700
278.
Loose Painting, China, ink on paper, depicting shrimp, attributed to Qi
Baishi, inscribed, with one seal, 29 x 12 in.
$500-700
279.
Loose Painting, China, ink and color on paper, depicting an old man
with three children, signed Feng Zikai, inscribed, with three seals, 37
x 18 1/2 in.
$2,000-3,000
280.
Hanging Scroll, China, ink and color on paper, depiction of Lenin and
a group of Chinese workers, signed Jiang Zhao He, inscribed, dated
1960, with two seals, 50 x 26 in.
$600-800
281.
Woodblock Print, ink and color on paper, depicting a seated Man Zu
woman in a purple dress, signed Paul Jacoulet, with one seal, 15 x 11
in., framed.
$500-700
282.
Print, China, ink and color on paper, depiction of a scholar and a deer,
signed Paul Jacoulet, 11 x 15 in.
$500-700
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283.
Biography of Twelve Great Scholars, China, woodblock prints, ink
and color on paper, wood covers, lg. 12 in.
$150-250
284.
Loose Painting, China, ink and color on paper, depicting a still life,
inscribed with a poem, signed Wu Zheng, with four seals, 18 x 12 in.
$300-500
285.
Loose Painting, China, ink and color on paper, by Fan Zeng, depicting
a mouse, inscribed, with five seals, 12 x 16 in.
$200-300
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284
286.
Painting A Reflection of Old Days, China, opaque and transparent
watercolor on paper, depicting a colorful and vibrant indoor scene
in Guangdong province, with three roosters and a cat, signed Fang
Xiang (born 1967 in Shantou, China), with one seal, 14 x 37 in.
$15,000-20,000
287.
Painting Gentle Breeze, China, opaque and transparent watercolor on
paper, depicting a bedroom scene in Guangdong province, with a cat,
slippers, screens, and a Guan Yu portrait, signed Fang Xiang (born
1967 in Shantou, China), with one seal, 26 1/2 x 39 in.
$20,000-30,000
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288.
Painting Enjoy a Good & Prosperous Life, China, opaque and
transparent water color on paper, depicting a spring scene in
Guangdong province, with two birds in cages and a cat in a backyard,
signed Fang Xiang (born 1967 in Shantou, China), with one seal, 26
1/2 x 39 in.
$20,000-30,000
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289.
Bamboo Carving of a Luohan, China, 19th/20th century, seated on a
root chair, holding a peach branch, ht. 8 in.
$400-600
290.
Stag Antler Carving, China, 19th century, depicting a figure of
Zhongkui the demon queller, standing on a demon and waves, ht. 5 3/4
in.
$800-1,200
291.
Goldstone Table Screen, China, 19th/20th century, depicting on one
side in low relief two figures in a boat surrounded by the Three Friends
of Winter, the other side with a gilt painting of a scholar and attendant
among pavilions and mountains, the stand elaborately carved with
scrolling lotus and tendrils, ht. 9, wd. 8 5/8 in.
$800-1,000
292.
Wood Carving of Putai, China, 19th/20th century, seated holding his
bag in one hand and beads in the other with five children climbing on
him, ht. 4 1/2 in.
$300-500
293.
Nanmu Root Incense Holder, China, 19th century, cylindrical, gnarled
surface with deep irregular openings, with stand, ht. 7 in.
$600-800
294.
Ink Stick, China, rectangular, one side engraved with a painting by
Zhao Zi Ang, depicting a man riding a horse, with nineteen seals and
inscription, bears signature, the other side with calligraphy inscription by
Qianlong, with one seal, with floral border, 8 1/2 x 5 x 1 in.
$100-150
295.
Inkstone, China, the surface of the stone finely carved in high relief with
a dragon emerging from billowy clouds, inscriptions to the back, Qin
Da Shi Zhi Yan, Qian Long Twenty Year, brick-colored stone, lg. 8
1/2 in.
$200-300
296.
Bamboo Brush Rest, China, 19th century, depicting a scholar at the
base of a pine tree, lg. 8 3/8 in.
$800-1,200
297.
Wooden Brush Washer, China, 19th century, carved in the shape of a
peach with scrolling branches and leaves, lg. 4 7/8 in.
$300-500
298.
Horn Libation Cup, China, 19th/20th century, depicting scrolling
dragons on the exterior and interior with a small, carved sphere in the
center of the cup depicting a pearl, ht. 2 1/2, dia. 4 in.
$600-800
299.
Wooden Ruyi Scepter, China, 19th century, carved in high relief with
flowering plum branches, lg. 13 3/4 in.
$300-500
300.
Bamboo Wrist Rest, China, 19th/20th century, incised with a figure
reclining on a bed next to two wine barrels, calligraphy inscription with
seals, lg. 10 5/8 in.
$200-300
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292
291
290
289
301.
Bamboo Brush Pot, China, 19th century, cylindrical, high relief carving
of a mountain landscape with scholars and attendants in a boat, with a
lengthy calligraphy inscription, ht. 5 3/4 in.
$200-400
302.
Zitan Brush Pot, China, 19th century, cylindrical shape, depicting in
low relief a continuous scene of a scholar and attendant at entrance of
a hut surrounded by the Three Friends of Winter: pine, bamboo, and
plum, ht. 4 7/8 in.
$800-1,000
303.
Bamboo Brush Pot, China, 19th century, cylindrical, depicting
Immortals and attendants surrounded by pine trees and mountains in
low relief, inscribed, ht. 6 5/8 in.
$300-500
304.
Wood Brush Pot, China, 19th century, cylindrical, continuous high
relief scene of groups of scholars at various pursuits in a mountain
landscape, ht. 6 7/8, dia. 6 1/2 in.
$300-500
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300
298
299
297
303
296
301
305.
Inkstone, China, carved on one side with a flat grinding surface with an
integral water pool, depicting a small dragon, stone of brown color, 7 x
4 1/2 in.
$300-500
306.
Two Inkstones, China, one carved with a bird and waves forming the
small water pool, lg. 3 1/2, ht. 1, stone of brown color; one carved in
relief with a bird and pine trees forming the water pool, lg. 5 in., stone
of brick color.
$150-250
307.
Zitan Wood Seal, China, 19th century, four sides tapering upwards,
with seven rows of seal script calligraphy carved into the base, ht. 2 3/8
in.
$250-350
308.
Zitan Scroll Weight, China, 19th century, rectangular, depicting two
dragons facing a flaming pearl, with a scrolling meander border, lg. 13
in.
$200-400
309.
Carved Horn Seal, China, 19th century, depicting a scholar holding
section of bamboo, ht. 3 1/2 in.
$500-700
310.
Wood Inlaid Brush Pot, China, 19th/20th century, hexagonal,
depicting in each section vases of flowers and auspicious objects in
mother-of-pearl, lapis lazuli, jade, and malachite, incised mother-of-
pearl Qianlong mark to base, ht. 6 in.
$400-600
311.
Inlaid Wood Brush Pot, China, 19th/20th century, cylindrical, depicting
birds, flowering branches, and rocks inlaid with mother-of-pearl,
hardstone, and ivory, with an ivory inlaid inscription and seals, ht. 6 7/8,
dia. 6 3/8 in.
$500-700
312.
Gourd Brush Pot, China, 20th century, cylindrical, with low relief
carving of auspicious calligraphic seal script on raised stylized bamboo
rows, four-character Guangxu mark to base, ht. 6 in.
$400-600
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310
309
308
307
313.
Inkstone, China, rectangular, the cover carved in relief with a flowering
branch, the flat grinding surface with recessed circular center and an
integral water pool, stone of gray and lovat green, 4 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.
$500-700
314.
Circular Cinnabar Box, China, 19th century, both sides on a stylized
cloud ground, one with two lions playing with a brocade ball with a
band of ruyi heads surrounding the edge, the other side with a chilong
with water coming from its mouth onto a pearl, wish-granting clouds,
and books and several leaping fish, a band of peaches and leaves
surrounding the edge, dia. 7 in.
$400-600
315.
Pair of Lacquered Wood Boxes, China, rectangular shape with round
edges, depicting flowers, butterflies, and rocks in red paint on a black
background, 5 x 5 x 3 in.
$400-600
316.
Tortoiseshell Plaque, China, late 19th/early 20th century, carved as
two dragons contending for a flaming pearl, lg. 3 1/8 in.
$400-600
317.
Bamboo Libation Cup and Silver Matchbox, cup China, 20th
century, archaic form depicting two chilong, ht. 4 3/4; box Japan, 20th
century, fan-shape silver and shakudo, marks to base, lg. 2 7/8 in.
$250-325
318.
Cylindrical Enamel and Rhinoceros Horn Box, China, 20th century,
rhinoceros horn box with cover inside an openwork enamel box and
cover, depicting blue and aubergine scrolling flowers and leaves, ht. 4
in.
$1,500-2,000
319.
Tortoiseshell Brush Pot, China, 19th century, hexagonal, each panel
with a phoenix on a stylized cloud ground, carved four-character
Qianlong mark to base, ht. 5 1/8 in.
$300-500
320.
Carved Tortoiseshell Screen, China, 19th century, depicting on a
tortoiseshell panel cranes and stylized clouds, set into a lotus openwork
wooden frame and stand, ht. 14 1/4 in.
$400-600
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320
319
321.
Reticulated Tortoiseshell Box and White Jade Bracelet, China,
18th/19th century, carved circular box with design of movable
butterflies amidst flowering scrolls, sides carved with prunus flowers,
Qianlong Yu Wan mark to the base, box dia. 5 1/8, jade bracelet 3
1/4 x 2 3/4 in.
$800-1,200
322.
Huanghuali and Ivory Carving, China, 19th century, seated figure of
Bodhisattva, the body finely carved wood and the head, hands and foot
in ivory, incised on the back, dong ding hai nian, winter, 1887, with
a seal, ht. 6 3/8 in.
$600-800
323.
Carved Horn Kuan Yin, China, 19th century, seated on a lotus base
with her hands folded into her robes, with carved wooden stand, ht. 5
1/2 in.
$800-1,200
324.
Burlwood Brush Pot, China, 19th/20th century, cylindrical, the
naturalistic surface with knots, ht. 6 in.
$500-700
325.
Burlwood Brush Pot, China, 19th/20th century, cylindrical, naturalistic
surface with openings, ht. 5, dia. 6 in.
$200-400
326.
Carved Rhinoceros Horn Libation Cup, China, 18th century, a full-tip
rhinoceros horn cup, the tip depicting waves, rising above the waves
and running throughout the cup are The Three Friends of Winter:
plum, bamboo, and pine trees; surrounding scholars, bats, and lingzhi,
the wide upper part depicting scholars, bats, ruyi-head clouds, and a
phoenix, the interior of the cup with four bats and a ruyi head, lg. 11
1/8 in.
$5,000-7,000
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Black Inkstone with Circular Wood Box, China, circular stone with
graded surface pooling the water in the center, engraved with An Ding
Tang, signed Du Zi Zheng Ming, dated Guang Xu Nian Zhi on the
cover, dia. 6, ht. 1 3/4 in.
$700-900
328.
Inkstone, China, rectangular shape with rounded corners, the cover
depicting taotie, the body depicting a peach-form water pool, stone of
brown and lovat green color, 5 x 4 in.
$1,000-1,500
329.
Inkstone with Cover, China, rectangular shape with rounded corners,
the cover depicting clouds with archaic pattern, the body engraved with
Qiang Long Thirty-four Year, and signed Chen Chu Jun, 4 x 7 in.
$200-300
330.
Agalwood Ruyi Scepter, China, 19th/20th century, high relief carving
of monkeys and peaches, lg. 15 7/8 in.
$1,000-1,500
331.
Rhinoceros Libation Cup, China, 19th/20th century, archaic shape
with high relief chilong and bats and low relief taotie on the body, key-
fret borders to rim, sides, and foot, inscribed signature to base, ht. 3
7/8 in.
$2,000-4,000
332.
Rhinoceros Horn Libation Cup, China, 17th century, archaistic form
depicting several chilong in high relief as the handle, extending into the
interior of the cup with a chilong carved on the interior and exterior of
the lip, a low relief chilong border on the exterior of the cup, key-fret
borders to the foot and rim, incised signature to base, ht. 4 5/8 in.
$3,000-5,000
333.
Zitan Libation Cup, China, 19th century, flowering plum branches
carved in relief surround the cup and form the handle and the base, ht.
2 7/8, dia. 3 7/8 in.
$300-500
334.
Rhinoceros Horn Libation Cup, China, 19th/20th century, carved
in low relief, depicting scholars and pavilions among pine trees and
bamboo, the handle formed as a pine tree trunk, ht. 3 3/8, dia. 2 7/8 in.
$500-700
335.
Zitan Libation Cup, China, 18th century, flowering plum branches
carved in relief surround the cup and form the handle, ht. 2 3/8, dia. 3
7/8 in.
$1,000-1,200
336.
Huanghuali Document Box, China, 17th century, the cover with
long, rectangular, single-plank top above low sides, the latch and lotus
escutcheon, the U-shaped handles, mounts, and latches in baitong, ht.
5 1/2, wd. 14 3/8, dp. 7 1/2 in.
$600-800
337.
Huanghuali Carrying Box, China, 17th century, two-tier box, the cover
with a long, rectangular, single-plank top above two tiers graduated
in size sitting in an attached tray, the handle rising from the tray, the
handle and corners with baitong mounts, a metal bar-lock with a
stylized floral end runs through the cover, ht. 8 1/2, wd. 14, dp. 7 7/8
in.
$700-900
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338.
Bamboo Brush Pot, China, late 18th century, cylindrical, the sides
finely carved in various reliefs with scholars gathering in a mountainous
landscape with pavilions and pines, dated gengchen year, signed Zong
Yu, ht. 6 1/2, dia. 6 in.
$1,200-1,400
339.
Large Wood Brush Pot, China, cylindrical form, dia. 9 1/2, ht. 9 1/2 in.
$200-400
340.
Carved Rhinoceros Horn Cup, China, 19th century, formed as a lotus,
the exterior carved with lotus flowers, pods, and leaves surrounding a
bird and a fish, the base depicting waves, rising from the base on either
side is a lotus blossom and pod which extend into the interior of the
cup, ht. 2 3/8, wd. 4 3/8 in.
$500-700
341.
Rhinoceros Horn Libation Cup, China, 19th century, the cup formed
as a lotus with a lotus blossom and leaf at the base, sits on a wood
stand depicting three intertwined lotus, ht. 2 5/8, dia. 3 in.
$3,000-5,000
342.
Zitan Libation Cup, China, 19th century, depicting scholars at various
pleasurable pursuits amongst mountains and pine trees, the heavy trunk
of a pine tree forming the handle and rising to the inside, ht. 3 1/2, dia.
4 3/4 in.
$2,000-4,000
343.
Carved Rhinoceros Horn Bowl, China, 19th/20th century, formed
as a lotus, with lotus, waves, and tadpoles carved in low relief on the
exterior, ht. 1 1/2; dia. 4 7/8 in.
$800-1,200
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341
340
335
334
333
344.
Bronze Censer, China, compressed form with twin Buddhist lion head
handles, lip slightly splayed, constricted neck, with four-character Yu
Tang Qing Xi mark cast in the base, dia. 7, ht. 4 in.
$500-700
345.
Gilt-bronze Censer, China, lip slightly splayed, constricted neck
flanked by two Buddhist lion head handles, drum belly, with four-
character Shen Liu Shu Tang mark cast to the base, dia. 6, ht. 3 in.
$300-500
346.
Bronze Censer, China, with small handles, slightly splayed lip,
constricted neck flanked by a pair of twisted handles, and drum belly,
with six character Da Ming Xuan De Nian Zhi mark cast to the base,
dia. 5, ht. 3 1/2 in.
$800-1,200
347.
Bronze Censer, China, rectangular, flanked by loop handles, with
gold splashed decoration, supported on four short splayed feet, six-
character seal script Xuan De Nian Zhi mark to the base, ht. 3 3/4, lg.
8 1/4 in.
$700-900
348.
Bronze Censer, China, lip slightly splayed, body heavily cast with a
landscape, towers, pine trees, and figures, the pair of C-scroll handles
cast as a dragons body issuing from the mouth of a dragon mask, all
of the decoration gilded in contrast to the ground, with six-character
seal script Yun Jian Hu Wen Ming Zhi, dia. 4 1/2, ht. 3 1/2 in.
$400-600
349.
Bronze Censer, China, rectangular form with handles, supported on
four short feet, with four-character Yang Yi Xuan Zhi mark cast in the
base, 5 1/2 x 3 x 4 in.
$1,000-1,500
350.
Bronze Censer, China, compressed body flanked by ear lugs, on
tripod foot, with Zhang De Nian Zhi mark cast to the base, dia. 5, ht.
2 1/2 in.
$200-300
351.
Silver-inlaid Bronze Censer, China, 19th century, Shih-So-style, the
compressed ovoid body raised on tripod columnar feet, finely inlaid with
taotie masks to each side, flanked by lion mask lugs, the domed wood
cover carved with openwork and with inlaid design, agate finial, Shih-
So to the bottom, ht. 6 1/2 in.
$200-300
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352.
Bronze Censer, China, with twin handles, rectangular mouth and foot,
with four-character Yong Qing Zhen Wan mark to the base, ht. 3 3/4,
lg. 8 1/4 in.
$200-300
353.
Bronze Censer, China, compressed body flanked by ear lugs, on
tripod foot, Yu Tang Qing Wan mark cast in the base, dia. 5 3/4, ht.
4 in.
$300-500
354.
Bronze Censer, China, slightly splayed lip, constricted neck, twin
twisted handles, and drum belly, with six-character Da Ming Xuan De
Nian Zhi mark cast in the base, dia. 5, ht. 3 1/4 in.
$200-400
355.
Bronze Censer with Stand, China, rectangular ding shape, with a pair
of upright inverted U-shaped handles, with four-character Jia Cang
Zhen Bao mark on the base, ht. 8 in.
$300-500
356.
Bronze Tripod Censer, China, waisted neck, mouth rim fitted with a
pair of Buddhist lions with arching bodies resting on the shoulder and
forming the handles, all supported on three cabriole legs, the domed
cover similarly decorated with lotus flowers and leaves, the top of the
cover with a lion, with six-character Da Ming Xuan De Nian Zhi mark
on the base, ht. 6 1/2 in.
$500-700
357.
Bronze Censer, China, with twin handles, lip slightly splayed,
constricted neck, drum belly, with four-character Yu Tang Qing Wan
mark cast in the base, dia. 5, ht. 3 in.
$300-500
358.
Soapstone Seal, China, carved in high relief with two children playing
with two buffalo, stone of greenish-gray color with red markings and
white inclusions, ht. 4 1/2 in.
$100-150
359.
Bronze Censer with Cover, China, steep flaring sides decorated in low
relief with lotus blooms borne on scrolling foliage, flanked at the sides
by a pair of elephant-head handles with upturned snouts, the domed
cover with lotus blossoms and undulating leafy stems, surmounted by a
recumbent elephant with elaborate embellishment, with four-character
mark Qian Long Nian Zhi on the base, ht. 13 1/2 in.
$500-700
360.
Zitan Box, China, square, carved in low relief on the sides and top
with an archaic pattern, the interior of the cover engraved with a poem,
carved jade inlaid on the cover depicting a female figure flying in the
clouds, stone of pale celadon color with white inclusions, 2 1/2 x 2 3/4,
with two-character seal script Kang Xi Yu Bi seals, box ht. 3 1/2, 8
3/4 x 8 3/4 in.
$1,000-1,500
361.
Yixing Teapot, China, 19th/20th century, depicting chestnuts applied
to a naturalistic burl surface, cover with applied chestnuts and leaves,
dia. 4 in.
$300-500
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362.
Two Yixing Teapots, China, 20th century, one depicting a squirrel and
acorns, the other with no decoration, dia. 5 in.
$200-300
363.
Yixing Teapot, China, 20th century, depicting concentric circles, cover
with stem finial, dia. 4 1/2 in.
$300-500
363A.
Lacquered Food Box, China, 18th/19th century, comprising four
rectangular boxes with rounded ends, depicting peaches on the top,
grapes, Buddhas hand citrons, melons, gourds, and scrolling leaves on
the sides against a red background, the cover with four circles, painted
gold, the stand painted with scrolling lotus flowers and leaves, Da Qing
Qian Long Nian Zhi mark on the base, 11 1/4 x 7 1/4 x 7 1/4 in.
$600-800
364.
Celadon Glaze Brush Pot, China, 20th century, cylindrical, decorated
with continuous underglaze design of scrolling lotus and tendrils, bats,
ruyi heads, and shou characters, a stylized wave border at base, and a
key-fret border at the rim, six-character Qianlong mark to base, dia. 7
1/8 in.
$700-900
365.
Cinnabar Box with White Jade Bangle, China, begonia petal shape,
the cover finely carved with two figures in a backyard with a house,
trees, and rocks, the edge deeply carved with a composite floral scroll
of lotus and pomegranate, supported on a straight foot, the interior
and base lacquered black, with a blue cushion inside, lg. 6, oval jade
bangle, white stone with inclusions, lg. 3 1/4 in.
$300-500
366.
Boxwood Carving Figures with Stand, China, depicting two children
holding hands, ht. 4 1/2 in.
$300-500
367.
Wood Figure, China, possibly zitan, carving of an official in a hat,
seated on a chair, wearing an official gown inlaid with silver, depicting a
dragon, scrolling chilong, and dated Sui Ci, jiawu year, 1894, winter,
with one seal, the character shou, ht. 11 in.
$700-900
367A.
Five Items, China, a horn seal with Qian Long Yu Zhi mark at the
bottom, lg. 1 3/4; a jade seal carved in high relief with a chilong seated
on the top, with four-character mark at the bottom, lg. 1; a circular jade
water container, carved Qian Long Yu Zhi at the bottom, stone of pale
celadon color, dia. 2, ht. 1/2; a horn pendant carved in relief on one
side with a scholar and a deer, 2 1/2 x 2; and a snuff bottle, lg. 3 1/2
in.
$400-600
368.
Horn Snuff Bottle, China, flattened hu shape, carved in relief with
Shoulao and his deer to each side, on a wave pattern ground, archaic
scroll patterns to the sides and around the neck, domed horn stopper,
lg. 2 3/4 in.
$200-300
369.
Cinnabar Lacquered Snuff Bottle, China, 19th century, surface
carved with melon plants and grape and squirrel reserves, borders of
Buddhist emblems, with carved cinnabar stopper, carved Qianlong
character on base, ht. 2 1/2 in.
$300-500
370.
Jade Snuff Bottle, China, flattened round bulbous shape, both sides
finely incised with calligraphy, stone of pale celadon color, with stopper,
ht. 2 5/8 in.
$1,800-2,200
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369
368
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Jade Revolving Snuff Bottle, China, carved with openwork scroll
designs, with stopper, ht. 3 1/2 in.
$300-500
372.
Glass Snuff Bottle, China, 20th century, carved in the form of a frog,
green color, with stopper, ht. 2 1/4 in.
$300-500
373.
Two Peking Glass Snuff Bottles, China, one five-color overlay in blue,
green, yellow, pink, and brown on a snowflake ground, other a three-
color overlay of white, red, and green on a milky white ground, carved
with flowers and a bird atop waves, with four seals, with stoppers, ht. 3
1/8, 2 3/4 in., respectively.
$500-700
374.
Two Peking Glass Snuff Bottles, China, one with a dark aubergine
overlay carved in the form of a monkey atop an elephant; the other
interior-painted depicting a monkey on one side and a man riding a
horse on the other, with carved birds, with stoppers, ht. to 2 7/8 in.
$600-800
375.
Amethyst Snuff Bottle, China, 19th century, carved in the form of a
fish, lg. 3 1/2 in.
$300-500
376.
Interior-painted Peking Glass Snuff Bottle, China, 20th century, front
and back painted with a figure, overlay in green and red, with stopper,
ht. 2 7/8 in.
$300-500
377.
Glass Snuff Bottle, China, 20th century, cylindrical, decorated with
villagers carrying baskets and poles on a white ground, with stopper, ht.
3 3/8 in.
$300-500
378.
Peking Glass Snuff Bottle, China, with a continuous design of green
birds perched on a branch within a cage of opaque black bars, atop a
milky white body, with stopper, ht. 2 3/4 in.
$300-500
379.
Rock Crystal Snuff Bottle, China, gourd shape with a crawling chilong
on one side, lg. 3 7/8 in.
$200-300
380.
Two Snuff Bottles, China, one tigers-eye, the other agate with natural
inclusions, both ht. 2 1/2 in.
$600-800
381.
Two Snuff Bottles, China, oblong, one of yellow jade with white
inclusions, other of yellow quartz, both with stoppers, ht. to 3 1/8 in.
$600-800
382.
Two Snuff Bottles, China, one flattened oblong shape of moss agate
stone, other rounded bulbous shape, banded amethyst stone, with
stoppers, ht. to 3 1/4 in.
$600-800
383.
Wood Snuff Bottle, China, carved with fish atop a wave background
on both sides, with wood stopper, ht. 2 3/4 in.
$300-500
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384
383
384.
Pudding Stone Snuff Bottle, China, 19th century, flattened oblong
shape, green and black stone, with stopper, ht. 2 3/8 in.
$300-500
385.
Shadow Agate Snuff Bottle, China, flattened globular form, carved
with a scholar holding a staff sitting atop a rocky shoreline, with
stopper, ht. 3 in.
$200-300
386.
Jasper Snuff Bottle, China, stone of yellow color with red inclusions,
resting atop an oval foot, with stopper, ht. 2 7/8 in.
$300-500
387.
Zebra Agate Snuff Bottle, China, oblong, with vertical black and white
inclusions, with stopper, ht. 2 7/8 in.
$300-500
388.
Two Snuff Bottles, China, one rose quartz, one opal, both with
stoppers, ht. 2 3/4, 2 5/8 in., respectively.
$600-800
389.
Agate Snuff Bottle, China, pilgrim-shape, stone of pale tan color, with
stopper, ht. 2 3/8 in.
$500-700
390.
Jadeite Snuff Bottle, China, pebble shape, on oval foot, stone of
greenish-teal color with white inclusions, with coral stopper, ht. 3 in.
$400-600
391.
Two Snuff Bottles, China, one of lapis, rectangular form with rounded
shoulders, other of bloodstone jasper, oblong shape, both with
stoppers, ht. to 2 3/4 in.
$600-800
392.
Amethyst Snuff Bottle, China, flattened round body, stone of white,
gray, and purple color, with stopper, ht. 2 3/4 in.
$300-500
393.
Crystalloid Agate Snuff Bottle, China, rectangular form with round
shoulders atop oval foot, white and gray color, with agate stopper, ht.
2 3/4 in.
$300-500
394.
Art Glass Snuff Bottle, China, round bulbous shape, splashes of color
and designs on a blue ground, with stopper, ht. 2 3/8 in.
$300-500
395.
Two Snuff Bottles, China, an art glass bottle with coral, yellow,
salmon, black, and white on green ground, the other brown pudding
stone, with stoppers, ht. to 2 3/8 in.
$600-800
396.
Art Glass Snuff Bottle, China, slender shape, mainly orange with
different colors mixed in, with stopper, ht. 2 3/4 in.
$300-500
397.
Enamel Glass Snuff Bottle, China, painted with dogs in the style of
Lang Shining on both sides, four-character Qianlong mark on base,
with stopper, ht. 2 3/4 in.
$500-700
398.
Interior-painted Snuff Bottle, China, flattened rectangular shape,
the shoulders sloping to a cylindrical neck with lion mask handles with
rings, resting on a carved oval foot, painted to the interior with ink, one
side depicting a landscape, the reverse depicting two houses and trees,
inscribed belongs to Sir Kang You Wei, dated Republics First Year,
signed Ye Zhong San, ht. 3 1/2 in.
$250-350
399.
Glass Snuff Bottle, China, 20th century, rectangular, sides painted
with a serene landscape, neck decorated with lappets and scrolls, four-
character Qianlong mark on base, with stopper, ht. 3 in.
$200-300
400.
Agate Snuff Bottle, China, flattened square form, caramel color, oval
banded inclusions on sides, with stopper, ht. 2 3/8 in.
$300-500
401.
Jasper Snuff Bottle, China, flattened oblong shape, stone a yellow-tan
color, with stopper, ht. 2 1/2 in.
$300-500
402.
Two Moss Agate Snuff Bottles, China, one flattened round shape with
inclusions, the other has round bulbous body of gray stone with cloudy
inclusions, with stoppers, ht. to 2 3/4 in.
$600-800
403.
Smoky Quartz Snuff Bottle, China, late 19th century, flattened oval
form, with golden colored fibers (rutile inclusions), with stopper, ht. 2
3/8 in.
$300-500
404.
Two Quartz Snuff Bottles, China, oblong, one tan and the other
multicolored, jasper and tigers-eye stoppers, ht. to 3 in.
$600-800
405.
Two Snuff Bottles, China, one pudding stone, the other leopard stone,
both with stoppers, ht. 3, 2 5/8 in., respectively.
$600-800
406.
Pudding Stone Snuff Bottle, China, stone of pale pink color with
natural inclusions, with agate stopper, ht. 2 7/8 in.
$300-500
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Two Snuff Bottles, China, one half-size flattened oblong shape, quartz,
with rose quartz stopper, other a pebble shape, hardstone, pearl
stopper, ht. to 2 1/2 in.
$600-800
408.
Two Agate Snuff Bottles, China, one pilgrim-shape, well-hollowed,
light tan stone with white banding, other a flattened oblong shape, light
caramel colored stone, sides flanked by lion masks, with stoppers, ht.
to 2 3/8 in.
$600-800
409.
Nephrite Jade Snuff Bottle, China, flattened round bulbous shape,
stone of pale celadon gray color, with stopper, ht. 2 1/4 in.
$300-500
410.
Jade Snuff Bottle, China, 19th/20th century, carved in relief with
villagers in a boat and in a garden, stone of light green celadon color,
rose quartz stopper, ht. 2 1/4 in.
$200-300
411.
Aquamarine Master Snuff, China, 19th century, depicting in high relief
three figures surrounded by pine trees, the finial depicting a lion and
cub, ht. 5 in.
$300-500
412.
Turquoise Snuff Bottle, China, 19th century, plain surface, carved
coral top, ht. 2 1/4 in.
$300-500
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398
397
413.
Banded Agate Bottle, China, rounded rectangular form with markings
in white and gray, with light brown inclusions, with stopper, ht. 2 1/2 in.
$300-500
414.
Hardstone Snuff Bottle, China, round body, green color with dark red
and black inclusions, oval foot, with stopper, ht. 2 1/2 in.
$300-500
415.
Banded Jasper Snuff Bottle, China, flattened round form with bands
throughout the body, with stopper, ht. 2 5/8 in.
$300-500
416.
Two Snuff Bottles, China, a fossilized coral snuff bottle, the starburst
matrix of mottled gray and white; and an agate bottle, white stone with
deep orange and red banding, with stoppers, ht. to 3 in.
$600-800
417.
Banded Amethyst Snuff Bottle, China, 19th century, round body, with
stopper, ht. 2 1/2 in.
$300-500
418.
Jade Snuff Bottle, China, 19th century, flattened square form atop an
oval foot, with stopper, ht. 2 7/8 in.
$300-500
419.
Agate Snuff Bottle, China, flattened round form, resting on an oval
foot, with stopper, ht. 2 5/8 in.
$300-500
420.
Banded Agate Snuff Bottle, China, 19th century, tan stone with white
banding, with stopper, ht. 2 3/8 in.
$300-500
421.
Agate Snuff Bottle, China, flattened round form, lapis lazuli stopper, ht.
2 1/2 in.
$300-500
422.
Pudding Stone Snuff Bottle, China, flattened square form, white stone
with lapis lazuli stopper, ht. 2 1/2 in.
$300-500
423.
Green Opal Snuff Bottle, China, 19th century, flattened round form,
with stopper, ht. 2 3/8 in.
$300-500
424.
Agate Snuff Bottle, China, flattened round body, hints of iridescent
blue throughout, with stopper, ht. 2 3/8 in.
$300-500
425.
Jade Snuff Bottle, China, 19th century, pebble of gray jade with brown
mottling, carved as a peach and foliage, coral stopper, lg. 2 1/2 in.
$300-500
426.
Jade Snuff Bottle, China, pebble-form, well-hollowed, stone of tan
color with russet markings, with stopper, lg. 3 3/8 in.
$300-500
427.
Twin Jade Snuff Bottle, China, gray-white stone with brilliant green
and russet areas, carved with a monkey, mountains, and dragons, ht. 1
1/4, lg. 3 in.
$300-500
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Jade Snuff Bottle, China, 19th century, pale green stone with russet
markings, well-hollowed, surface carved with a squirrel and grape motif,
with stopper, ht. 2 1/4 in.
$300-500
429.
White Jade Snuff Bottle, China, 18th/19th century, rectangular, pure
white stone, the surface carved with scholars, pine trees, and foliage,
with stopper, lg. 2 3/4 in.
$300-500
430.
Art Glass Snuff Bottle, China, round bulbous form, yellow, brown,
black, and white swirling throughout, with stopper, ht. 2 3/8 in.
$300-500
431.
Jade Snuff Bottle, China, pebble shape, sides carved and decorated
with flowers, stone of white-celadon color with apple green inclusions,
with stopper, ht. 2 1/8 in.
$300-500
432.
Jade Snuff Bottle, China, square, carved with a dragon on one side, a
deer, a horse, and seal script characters on the reverse, with stopper,
ht. 2 5/8 in.
$500-700
433.
Overlay Snuff Bottle, China, baluster form, carved with four rows of
lotus petals with a green butterfly on top of a petal, with stand and
stopper, ht. 3 1/8 in.
$500-700
434.
Three Interior-painted Snuff Bottles, China, two flattened rectangular
shape, the other flattened round shape, painted with women in a
garden, with stoppers, ht. to 3 3/8 in.
$700-900
435.
Double Agate Snuff Bottle, China, stone of pale tan and gray color
with butterscotch inclusions, a leaf and a worm carved to the sides of
one, with stoppers and base, ht. to 3 3/8 in.
$400-600
436.
Amber Snuff Bottle, China, flattened oval body with gold flecks raised
on an oval foot, with brass stopper, ht. 3 in.
$700-900
437.
Amber Snuff Bottle, China, flattened round shape with gold flecks,
supported on oval foot, with brass Mughal-style stopper, ht. 2 3/4 in.
$300-500
438.
Jadeite Snuff Bottle, China, bulbous round form carved with a
mythical animal flanked by ruyi, on round foot, with stopper, ht. 2 in.
$300-500
439.
Large Ivory Snuff Bottle, China, 20th century, Mughal-style with
carved taotie masks, inlaid with turquoise and coral, with stopper, ht. 4
3/4 in.
$400-600
440.
Large Cinnabar Snuff Bottle, China, late 19th/early 20th century,
flattened round shape, carved on both sides with figures in a pavilion
outside a mountainous landscape, with carved stopper, ht. 3 3/8 in.
$500-700
441.
Jade Snuff Bottle, China, flattened round shape, lion mask jump rings
to the sides, with stopper, ht. 2 1/4 in.
$400-600
442.
Ivory Snuff Bottle, China, round baluster shape, front carved with a
seated figure, calligraphy on the reverse, engraved bamboo on sides,
with stopper, ht. 2 3/8 in.
$200-400
443.
Two Snuff Bottles, China, 19th century, a round Peking enamel
bottle decorated with women and children in a garden, four-character
Qianlong mark to base; and a flattened square form moss agate bottle,
both with stoppers, ht. 2 1/2, 3 1/8 in., respectively.
$200-300
444.
Jade Snuff Bottle, China, rectangular, gray stone, coral stopper, ht. 2
1/4 in.
$200-300
445.
Mughal-style Snuff Bottle, China, metalwork frame with ivory bottle
inside, inset with turquoise and coral beads, intricate designs to the
frame, with stopper, ht. 3 3/8 in.
$200-400
446.
Jade Snuff Bottle, China, flattened spade shape, front carved with two
ducks under branches, with stopper, ht. 2 5/8 in.
$250-350
447.
Jade Snuff Bottle, China, flattened spade shape, shoulders flanked by
lion mask lugs, front carved with a man holding a bottle, with stopper,
ht. 3 1/8 in.
$300-400
448.
Glass Overlay Snuff Bottle, China, blue glass relief over a clear glass
ground, depicting a mythical animal and scrolls, with stopper, ht. 2 3/4
in.
$150-200
449.
Ivory Snuff Bottle, China, 19th century, cylindrical, one cartouche
engraved with Kuan Yin sitting atop a mythical animal, carrying an
infant, and with attendants at her side, another cartouche engraved
with Kuan Yin standing atop a lotus base, with stand and stopper, ht.
excluding stand 3 1/4 in.
$300-500
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450.
Cloisonn Vase, China, rectangular section, flared neck and foot,
depicting a dragon and phoenix in red, black, blue, and green, with gilt
foot and rim, Cun Tun Dian Zao mark at the base, ht. 12 in.
$500-700
451.
Cloisonn Censer, China, 18th century, the compressed bulbous
shape on three short legs, decorated with scrolling lotus flowers and
leaves, with gilt rim, straight loop handles, casted Xuan De Nian Zhi
Se mark at the base, ht. 5 1/2 in.
$1,000-2,000
452.
Cloisonn Circular Box, China, 19th/20th century, domed cover with
two scrolling gilded dragons and flames on top, three cabriole legs,
decorated with scrolling lotus flowers and leaves, with Qian Long Nian
Zhi mark at the base, ht. 4 in.
$1,000-1,500
453.
Cloisonn Box, with a domed cover, supported on low gilt feet,
decorated with a dragon with a flaming jewel against a round red
background at the center, scrolling lotus flowers and leaves on the
cover, dia. 10 1/2, ht. 5 in.
$300-500
454.
Enameled Ewer, China, 19th century, the bulbous body and cylindrical
neck finely enameled with stylized lotus scrolls, with a dragon handle,
ht. 8 3/4 in.
Provenance: Nagel Auctions, Lot 37A, May 8th, 2009.
$200-300
455.
Pair of Jade Candlesticks on Cloisonn Stand, China, 19th/20th
century, standing on a high foot, stand decorated with scrolling lotus
flowers and leaves, stone of dark green color, ht. 9 in.
$3,000-5,000
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456.
Pair of Gilt-bronze Cloisonn Vases, China, square baluster shape,
on a pronounced foot, with two handles, with yunwen at the edge, gilt
rim, depicting scrolling lotus flowers and leaves and pairs of birds, Qian
Long Nian Zhi, mark at the base, ht. 15 1/2 in.
$1,500-2,000
457.
Cloisonn Bowl with Gilt Stand, China, supported on four lion-
mask legs, the exterior depicting peony and lotus flowers, leaves, and
butterflies against a turquoise ground, the rim decorated with yunwen
carving, double handles, ht. 13 1/2 in.
$2,500-3,500
458.
Cloisonn Platter and Lotus Cup with Cover, China, 20th century,
depicting pairs of dragons and phoenixes, flames, jewels, and a cloud,
decorated with scrolling lotus flowers and leaves, with gilt rim, Qianlong
Nian Zhi mark to the base, platter dia. 9, cup dia. 4 1/2, ht. 5 in.
$500-700
459.
Cloisonn Vase, China, 18th century, the globular body rising from
a low gilt foot with concave base to a tall neck, depicting butterflies,
coins, scrolling flowers and leaves, with gilt rim, cast Jing Tai Nian Zhi
mark at the base, ht. 13 in.
$3,000-5,000
460.
Cloisonn Censer, China, 18th/19th century, the compressed bulbous
shape, three cabriole legs, decorated with scrolling lotus flowers and
leaves, with gilt rim, straight loop handles, with Qian Long Nian Zhi Se
mark at the base, ht. 4 1/2 in.
$600-800
461.
Cloisonn Box, China, 18th century, circular, with domed cover
and gilt rim, decorated with scrolling lotus flowers and leaves, and
supported on a low gilt foot, Jing Tai Nian Zhi mark at the base, dia.
3 1/2, ht. 2 in.
$400-600
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461
460
463
462.
Cloisonn Censer, China, 18th/19th century, the compressed bulbous
shape, three legs, decorated with peach branches, Buddhas hand
branches, scrolling lotus flowers and leaves, with gilt rim, straight loop
handles, with Qian Long Nian Zhi mark at the base, ht. 4 in.
$200-300
463.
Kang-hsi Period Cloisonn Bottle-form Vase, China, 1662-1722,
polychrome enameled on bronze with a turquoise blue ground
decorated with leaf scrolls and central lotus flowers, ht. 14 1/8 in.
Provenance: Robert M. Hoi Collection. Purchased at the American Art
Association sale, February 18, 1911.
$10,000-15,000
464.
Cloisonn Enameled Box and Jade Box, China, 19th century, the
circular cover enameled with a pair of sinuous dragons chasing a
flaming pearl, the sides with stylized lotus flowers borne on leafy scrolls,
with a gray-celadon box inside, Qianlong Nian Zhi mark to the base,
dia. box 4 1/2, jade box 2 in.
$600-800
465.
Cloisonn Brush Rest with Stand, China, in the shape of a mountain
group, decorated with four scrolling dragons, water, jewels, clouds,
scrolling lotus flowers, and leaves, Qian Liong Nian Zhi mark at the
base, lg. 5 in.
$500-700
466.
Pair of Cloisonn Pagodas, China, 19th/20th century, square pedestal
base supporting a sphere with an attached ring of pierced brass lion
heads and tassels, supporting a twelve-ringed pagoda surmounted by a
circle with a crescent finial, Qianlong mark to side of pedestal, ht. 21 in.
$3,000-5,000
467.
Cloisonn Enamel Dragon, China, depicting an S-curved dragon
raising its head, with two wings, standing on a base decorated with
sprays of water, ht. 11 1/2 in.
$800-1,200
468.
Cloisonn and Shagreen Saddle, China, 19th century, with floral
borders and medallions, brown velvet seat and sides, lg. 18 1/2, wd. 12
1/2, ht. 11 5/8 in.
$1,500-2,000
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469.
Cloisonn Vase, China, 19th/20th century, depicting a gilt peacock
forming a handle, supporting by the foot of the peacock, peony flowers
in the back ground, gilt rim with paten, with Qian Long Nian Zhi mark
to the base, ht. 13 in.
$2,000-4,000
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470.
Cloisonn Double Fish Vase, China, 19th/20th century, the face of
the fish decorated with scrolling lotus flowers and jewels, with gilt fins
as handles and gilt rim, Da Qing Qianlong Nian Zhi mark to the base,
ht. 9 in.
$1,500-2,500
471.
Cloisonn Scepter, China, 19th/20th century, the ruyi head carved in
relief with gilt scrolling leaves, the handle with a character, decorated
with scrolling lotus flowers and leaves, with Qian Long Yu Zhi mark at
the back, back decorated with bats and scrolling clouds, lg. 16 in.
$1,000-1,500
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472.
Pair of Cloisonn Vases, China, 20th century, niu tou zun shape,
with gilt curved handles, depicting a story of He Lu Tong Chun, deer
and cranes celebrate spring together, with scrolling cloud, lotus flowers
and leaves at the edge, gilt rim and foot, with Da Qing Qian Long Nian
Zhi mark at the base, ht. 19 1/2 in.
$3,000-5,000
473.
Cloisonn Enamel Duck Censer, China, faced forward, brightly
enameled with blue and green body and red breast feathers, the tall
handle with a dragons mask, scrolling flowers and leaves at the neck of
the censer, with Da Qing Qian Long Nian Zhi mark at the rim, gilt feet,
ht. 19 1/2 in.
$250-350
474.
Cloisonn Clock, China, 20th century, French-style case with Chinese
works, ht. 20 in.
$400-600
475.
Cloisonn Court Necklace Container, China, 19th/20th century,
decorated with fu, lu, and shou seal script characters, pairs of dragons,
a Daoist pattern, and scrolling lotus flowers and leaves, with gilt rim, on
three small feet, Da Qing Qian Long Nian Zhi mark on the base, dia.
10 in.
$700-900
476.
Cloisonn Box with Jade Carving, China, 19th/20th century, circular
box with domed cover and supported on a low foot, decorated with
stylized lotus scrolls, Qian Long Nian Zhi mark to the base, with
cushion, ht. 2 1/2, dia. 4 1/2; carving depicting cranes and leaves,
stone of pale celadon color, dia. 2 1/2 in.
$700-900
477.
Kingfisher Headdress and Hairpin, China, 19th century, the
headdress depicting birds, insects, and auspicious symbols in feathers,
carnelian, and glass beads, nine strands of white glass beads hanging
from the edge; the hairpin with feathers, pearls, and a shou character
on a gilt ground, ht. 5 3/4, 5 1/4 in.
$800-1,000
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478.
Famille Rose Brush Pot, China, 19th century, square shape,
depicting four cartouche with mountain landscapes, scholars,
and attendants on a feather ground with scrolling flowers
and leaves, interior and base in turquoise glaze, iron red four-
character mark to base, ht. 3 3/8 in.
$300-500
479.
Porcelain Plaque, China, enameled scene of a landscape,
signed Ye Ting Wang Ping Xie Yu Zhu Shan Ke Ci, with
inscription, with one seal, 16 x 10 1/2 in.
$2,000-3,000
480.
Painted Porcelain Plaque, China, enameled scene of a
landscape with figures, boats, and houses, signed Zhang Zhi
Tang Xie Yu Zhu Shan in underglaze black, with inscription,
with one seal, 21 1/2 x 14 in.
$2,000-3,000
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479
481.
Porcelain Plaque, China, enameled scene of a landscape with a house
and boat, signed Ye Ting Wang Ping Xie Yu Zhu Shan, one seal, with
inscription, 15 x 10 in.
$2,000-3,000
482.
Two Framed Plaques, China, an enameled scene of a Bu Dai Luohan
playing with two children, and a depiction of an old man seated on
a rock, both signed Wang Qi Xie Yu Zhu Shan, inscribed, with two
seals, 17 x 9 3/4 in., both with metal hooks.
$800-1,000
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483.
Framed Porcelain Plaque, China, enameled scene of a monk carrying
an axe on his shoulder, a hat on his back, signed Wang Qi Xie Yu Zhu
Shan, with inscription, with two seals, 24 x 15 1/2 in.
$500-700
484.
Framed Porcelain Plaque, China, enameled scene of Shoulao with his
attendant and two children carrying a big peach, signed Wang Kun Yu
Zhu Shan, inscribed, with two seals, with wood frame, 35 x 22 1/2 in.
$800-1,200
485.
Pair of Porcelain Plaques, China, 19th/20th century, one with an
enameled scene of an Immortal holding a big peach with a basket
and two bats in the sky; the other with enameled scene of a seated
Immortal with a child, both signed Wang Qi Xie Yu Zhu Shan in
underglaze black, with inscription, both with two seals, 14 x 9 1/2 in.
$2,000-3,000
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Session II - Lots 486-970
to be sold Saturday, April 21, 2012 at 11 a.m.
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486.
Glazed Wine Jar, China, Han dynasty (206 B.C.-220 A.D.), hu
shape, covered in caramel-color glaze with green glazed taotie
mask, ring lugs, and foot, ht. 15 in.
$200-300
487.
Four Temmoku Bowls, China, Sung dynasty (960-1279), two
hares fur, one with white rim, and one with black glaze, dia. to 6
5/8 in.
$200-300
488.
Henan Ribbed Jar, China, Sung dynasty (960-1279), ovoid, with
two lugs and applied ribs, dia. 4 in.
$200-300
489.
Two Ceramic Animals, China, Han dynasty (206 B.C.-220 A.D.), a
reclining horse and a porcupine, both lg. 6 3/4 in.
$200-300
490.
Pottery Figure of an Archer, China, Han dynasty (206 B.C.-220
A.D.), kneeling on one leg with his right arm raised and wearing a
short belted tunic, finely modeled face, traces of pigment and burial
dirt, ht. 13 3/4 in.
Provenance: Sothebys, Sale 6185, Lot 159, May 5, 1991.
$800-1,200
491.
Figure of a Guardian Warrior, China, Tang dynasty (618-906),
standing terra-cotta figure dressed in military uniform, traces of
pigment, designs, and burial dirt, ht. 25 1/4 in.
$800-1,200
492.
Large Seated Gilt-bronze Buddha, China, 19th/20th century,
seated on a double-lotus throne in Bhumisparsa mudra, ht. 50 7/8
in.
$2,000-3,000
493.
Bronze Kuan Yin, China, 19th/20th century, standing on a large
horizontal fish, holding a lotus blossom in one hand and a bottle in
the other, stylized floral roundels in low relief covering her robes, ht.
40 5/8 in.
$1,500-2,500
494.
Gilt-bronze Buddha, China, wearing a crown, draped robe, and
earrings, in the fulfilling of the vow mudra, standing on a lotus
base, ht. 7 in.
$400-600
495.
Large Bronze Censer, China, compressed ovoid shape, slightly
splayed lip, constricted neck, flanked by two Buddhist animal head
handles, drum belly, cast with archaic pattern at the neck and body,
with six-character Da Ming Xuan De Nian Zhi mark at the base, ht.
9, dia. 13 in.
$300-500
492
486
498
496.
Bronze Kuan Yin, China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), seated on a
double-lotus throne holding a mirror in both hands, the drapery well
cast with fine detail, a triple phoenix crown, ht. 6 5/8 in.
$300-500
497.
Bronze Figure, China, depicting a seated Kuan Yin with eight hands,
each in different mudras, with one left hand resting on her left knee, her
face with a gentle smile framed by pendulous ears, wearing a crown
and belt, the base with a group of pigs, trace of gold pigment, ht. 13
3/4 in.
$300-500
498.
Bronze Seated Buddha, China, 17th/18th century, depicting Amida
Buddha seated in the full lotus position on a lotus throne, wearing a
clinging robe with finely incised floral borders, right hand in the lower
birth mudra, his left hand in his lap in a gesture of leisure, his face with
a gentle expression, ht. 19 in.
$20,000-30,000
499.
Bronze Buddhist Figure, China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), cast as
the seated figure of Manjusri in the royal ease pose atop a lion, his right
hand in Karana mudra, ht. 13 in.
$2,500-3,500
500.
Gilt-bronze Buddha, China, wearing a helmet, earrings, and a metal
jacket, right hand in the reasoning mudra, left hand lifted in the air,
with his left leg placed outwards, seated on a base, ht. 6 1/2 in.
$200-300
501.
Gilt-bronze Thousand-arm Kuan Yin, China, with eleven heads at
five levels facing in three directions, standing on a lotus throne, hands
holding different items including bow and arrow, necklace, mirror, flower
branch, and bottle, ht. 42 in.
$1,000-1,500
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502
502.
Bronze Figure of Buddha, Sino-Tibetan, wearing a loose-fitting
sanghati, seated cross-legged in the samadhi position on a lotus
pedestal, a gentle expression on his face, hands in the knowledge of
the Buddha mudra, wearing a crown with five Buddhas, with traces of
paint and gilt, ht. 18 in.
$700-900
503.
Gilt Buddha, Sino-Tibetan, seated in the dhyanasana pose on a
double-lotus base, his right hand in bhumisparsa mudra, his left in
dhyana mudra, wearing a dhoti, ht. 9 in.
$300-500
504.
Gilt-bronze Figure, Sino-Tibetan, depicting Buddha seated in
meditation in dhyanasana pose on a double-lotus pedestal, hair painted
with blue pigment, the flanking ears with earring, both hands in dhyani
mudra, carved in relief with Da Qing Qian Long Nian Jing Zao, at the
base, ht. 14 1/2 in.
$700-900
505.
Two Gilt-bronze Figures, Sino-Tibetan, one seated in dhyanasana
pose atop a double-lotus throne, hands in dhyani mudra, ht. 5; and a
Buddha figure wearing a crown, standing on a lotus base, holding right
hand in reasoning mudra to her chest, left hand in the reasoning
mudra, both with trace of blue paint, ht. 7 1/2 in.
$600-800
506.
Four Small Gilt-bronze Figures, Sino-Tibetan, two figures seated in
dhyanasana pose on a double-lotus throne, a monk seated in the royal
pose, and a Buddha figure seated on a Buddhist lion on single lotus
base, each lg. 3 in.
$600-800
507.
Gilt-bronze Yab-yum Group, Tibet, the couple in an amorous embrace
seated atop a lotus throne, Manjusri swinging a sword in his right hand,
a lotus supported on a stem emanating from his left, ht. 8 3/4 in.
$200-300
508.
Gilded Seated Figure, Sino-Tibetan, depicting Buddha wearing jewels,
seated on the skin of a ram on top of a lotus base, holding a bowl in his
right hand, his left in apana mudra, ht. 10 in.
$300-500
509.
Gilt-bronze Buddhist Image, Sino-Tibetan, six-armed tantric wrathful
deity, each arm holding different items, in different mudras, probably
Yama, standing on a elephant mask figure on a lotus base, ht. 7 in.
$400-600
509A.
Bronze Figure, China, depicting Kuan Yin seated on a stand in a
relaxed position, holding a scroll in her right hand, her arms folded
around her right knee, her long robe falls in folds revealing her left foot
and a precious necklace around her neck, ht. 11 in.
$300-500
510.
Bronze Tantric Deity, Sino-Tibetan, 19th century, seated lalitasana on
a double lotus-throne with three heads and six arms each holding an
attribute, ht. 12 1/4 in.
$300-500
511.
Bronze Buddhist Guardian Figure, China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644),
standing on a rock formation in a military uniform depicting lion heads
on the breast plates, sleeves, and headpiece, inlaid with hardstone
beads, his left hand raised, his right holding a sword, ht. 14 1/4 in.
$4,000-6,000
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512.
Archaistic Large Bronze Vessel, China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911),
body and shoulders decorated in raised relief with interlocking dragons,
with flared neck, shoulders straddled by animal masks, ht. 16 1/4 in.
$15,000-20,000
513.
Bronze Monk, China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), cast as the standing
figure of a monk holding a bo in both hands, wood stand, ht. 4 7/8 in.
$400-600
514.
Gilt-bronze Figure, China, depicting Buddha seated on a base,
wearing a dhoti with cloud and coin pattern, with both hands on top of
his left knee, ht. 7 1/2 in.
$1,000-1,500
515.
Pair of Bronze Foo Dogs, China, late 19th century, surmounted on a
rectangular base, each foo dog has one foot resting on a gilt brocade
pierced ball, ht. 19, wd. 11 3/4 in.
$1,000-1,500
516.
Jungar Tang Knife, China, 19th century, depicting inlaid chilong on the
blade and low relief chilong on the hilt, lg. 10 7/8 in.
$800-1,200
517.
Bronze Mirror, China, possibly Tang dynasty, depicting in the central
reserve birds, fish and grapes surrounded by the same with a narrow
border of ruyi heads, the knob depicting a mythical beast, patina of
malachite with copper red deposits, dia. 6 1/4 in.
$200-400
518.
Bronze Candlestick, China, carved in relief with scrolling dragon at the
neck, three groups of flowers and leaves at the sides, with three lion
mask S-curve handles, ht. 7 3/4 in.
$200-300
519.
Pair of Bronze Vases, China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), baluster
shape, with dragon handles with rings, impressed fret design to base
and neck, ht. 10 3/4 in.
$300-500
520.
Archaic-style Bronze Vase, China, handles suspended loose rings at
the shoulder, cast with taotie motifs on the body and neck, ht. 18 in.
$1,000-1,500
521.
Blanc de Chine Kuan Yin, China, 19th/20th century, depicting a
Thousand-arm Kuan Yin seated in the royal pose with each of
her fourteen arms depicted holding an attribute, two arms folded in
the meditation mudra, and two arms in the mudra of refuge, on an
elaborate high-relief lotus throne with applied lotus blossoms on a
stylized wave base, attached to wood stand, ht. 19 1/8 in.
$1,500-2,000
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522.
Blanc de Chine Kuan Yin, China, 19th century,
seated on a lotus throne in the posture of relaxation in
the giving of fearlessness mudra, the robes, jewels
and crown highly ornate with applied decoration, the
glaze having a blue cast, ht. 23 1/2 in.
$3,000-5,000
523.
Kesi Panel, Sino-Tibetan, 19th century, finely
decorated with the Green Tara surrounded by small
Buddhist figures, blue border with dragon design, 42
x 28 in.
$2,000-3,000
524.
Embroidery, China, 20th century, decorated with
two birds with flowers; the larger one perched on a
flowering branch, the other on the ground looking up
at the larger bird, on a faded green ground, framed
and glazed, 80 1/2 x 44 1/4 in.
$300-500
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525.
Five-dragon Throne Cover, China, 19th century, depicting a full-face
dragon in the center surrounded by a blue cloud reserve, above and
below two dragons chasing a pearl above mountains and waves, the
dragons embroidered with couched gold threads, overall embroidered
clouds and auspicious symbols, with a silk brocade floral geometric
design border, backed with silk, lg. 128, wd. 60 in.
$2,000-2,500
526.
Embroidered Silk Panel, China, 19th/20th century, repeat pattern of
elephants embroidered in couched-gold threads surrounded by lotus
and tendrils on an Imperial yellow silk ground, lg. 240 in.
$800-1,200
527.
Embroidered Textile, China, 19th century, depicting a lion with clouds
and flames against a dark blue ground above mountains, crashing
waves, and rolling sea, the lion with silk and metallic thread tapestry,
gold embroidery outline, 13 3/4 x 13 3/4 in.
$800-1,200
528.
Bolt of Silk, China, Qing dynasty, 19th century, the yellow ground
elaborately embroidered with evenly spaced green and blue dragons
with cloud, design with pink and blue seal script characters, with Jiang
Nan Zhi Zao Zhong Cheng characters at the border, 362 x 26 1/2 in.
$1,000-1,200
529.
Silk Embroidered Fragment, China, 19th century, depicting a
rabbit surrounded with auspicious symbols on a sepia-colored silk
background with blue accents, 15 x 15 in.
$600-800
530.
Suit of Armor, China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), the bright yellow color
indicates the wearers were Xiang Huang Qi, of Manchu, primarily
ceremonial coverings for armor made of silk with metal studs, with
rivets, brigandine comes in the vest, skirting, and underarm, depicting
eight dragons in metal thread, with a silk and cotton lining, with a
Huxinjing (Protect-heart mirror) disc, skirting lg. 31 1/2, vest lg. 27,
underarm lg. 17 in.
$800-1,200
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531.
Parade Helmet, China, 19th century, molded leather body covered
in polished lacquer, gilt-brass fittings, with blue quilted silk neck- and
cheek-guards and metal studs; together with a dark blue quilted liner
cap, ht. 12 in.
$2,000-3,000
532.
Waistcoat, China, 19th century, sleeveless, quilted fabric in regimental
blue color with metal studs; together with a single gusset, lg. 29 1/2,
wd. 28 in.
$800-1,000
533.
Textile, China, 19th/20th century, embroidered in bright yellow silk with
flowers, bats, vases, scrolls, peaches, etc., 26 x 148 in.
$300-500
534.
Textile Embroidery Panel, China, late 19th century, depicting three
gold dragons against a blue background, with clouds, cranes, fans, and
other symbols, with black border, 15 x 54 in.
$300-500
535.
Embroidered Dress, China, early 20th century, depicting birds,
butterflies, and peaches in various colors against a dark blue
background, 60 x 35 in.
$400-600
536.
Embroidered Shawl, China, 20th century, depicting elephants,
peacocks, frogs, grasshoppers, flowers, birds, lions, and auspicious
symbols, embroidered in the needle-loop technique on a navy blue wool
ground, fringe border, 69 x 64 in.
$400-600
107 online bidding at www.skinnerinc.com
533
527
537.
Kesi Textile Panel, China, 20th century, rectangular, depicting three
dragons above crashing waves, flowers, and mountains on a blue
ground, with flying bats and clouds in the air, in multicolored threads,
black border, 29 3/4 x 38 in.
$400-600
538.
Embroidery Robe, China, early 20th century, depicting four gold
dragons each with five claws, with clouds and above turbulent waves
and rocks with a high lishui border at the skirt, lg. 46 in.
$600-800
539.
Framed Embroidery Panel, China, 18th/19th century, depicting three
lions playing with a beribboned ball with butterflies, all reserved on an
red-orange ground, framed and glazed, 38 x 27 3/4 in.
$400-600
540.
Dragon Robe, China, late 19th century, stitched in shades of yellow,
blue, green, red, and couched gold threads on the front and back
panels against a blue background, eight dragons each with five claws,
with flaming pearls above turbulent waves and rocks with a high lishui
border at the skirt and sleeves at both sides, lg. 56 in.
$800-1,200
108 additional information and photos at www.skinnerinc.com
540
541.
Kesi Dragon Badge, Sino-Tibetan, 17th/18th century, depicting a full-
face dragon with a pearl above its head, on a cloud and wave ground
interspersed with Buddhist swastikas and Sanskrit characters, with a
fine silk border, backed with blue homespun fabric, dia. 30 in.
$2,000-2,500
542.
Embroidered Rank Badge, China, rectangular, the center depicting
a bird above crashing waves on a black ground, with bats, clouds,
flaming jewels, gourds, auspicious symbols, and Ji Xiang Ba Bao, with
shou characters and bats as border, 20 x 15 1/2 in.
$500-700
109 online bidding at www.skinnerinc.com
541
543
543.
Ceramic Brush Pot, China, 19th century, depicting warriors on
horseback and deer in a mountain landscape with pine, plum, and
bamboo trees in fine low relief, incised fret rim, impressed six-character
Daoguang mark to base, ht. 7 1/8, dia. 6 5/8 in.
$250-350
544.
Coral Red and Gilt Buddhist Vase, China, 19th century, baluster
shape, overall gilt design of scrolling lotus, leaves, tendrils, and the
Eight Buddhist Precious Things, blue reverse S-scroll handles with
stylized flowerheads, interior of neck and recessed foot in turquoise
glaze, six-character Qianlong mark to base, ht. 10 7/8 in.
$800-1,000
111 online bidding at www.skinnerinc.com
544
545.
Blue and White Vase, China, 18th century, yan yan shape, the top
depicting a continuous mountain scene with scholars, Immortals, and
musicians, the middle depicting two pomegranate cartouches, one with
Kingao and the other with a boatman, and two fan-shaped cartouches
with flowers and grasses, the bottom depicting figures in a continuous
garden scene, double-ring enclosing a jing mark to base, ht. 18 1/8 in.
$10,000-15,000
546.
Porcelain Bowl, China, 20th century, round form depicting a
continuous mountain scene painted in grisaille, calligraphy inscription,
four-character Kangxi nian zhi mark to base, dia. 5 1/2 in.
$200-400
547.
Blue and White Brush Washer, China, 19th century, square, each
corner depicting a frog in high relief, with scrolling lotus leaves and
tendrils on the exterior and the rim, six-character Qianlong mark to the
base, lg. 3 3/4 in.
$100-200
548.
Enameled Brush Pot, China, decorated with figures and calligraphy,
dia. and ht. 6 3/4 in.
$100-150
549.
Pair of Porcelain Vases, China, 19th century, tall baluster shape with
flaring rim, depicting scrolling dragons, flaming pearls, and clouds with
a band of auspicious symbols on the rim painted in gold on a powder
blue ground, ht. 15 1/8 in.
$1,200-1,500
112 additional information and photos at www.skinnerinc.com
545
550.
Porcelain Charger, China, 18th century, round, with foliated rim,
central cartouche surrounded with a band of scrolling flowers and
tendrils, the rim with scrolling flowers, tendrils, ruyi heads, and
geometric designs, painted in gold on a powder blue ground, dia. 15 in.
$200-400
551.
Famille Rose Vase, China, 20th century, baluster shape, depicting four
medallions, each with flowering branches, on a feather-like incised pink
glaze with overall floating flowers, enamel four-character Qianlong nian
zhi mark to base, ht. 13 in.
$600-800
552.
Aubergine Vase, China, 19th century, slim bottle shape with flared
mouth, decorated with a finely incised dragon and pearl amongst
clouds, ruyi heads at rim and waves above foot, Qianlong mark to base,
ht. 7 1/2 in.
$300-500
553.
Doucai Dragon Bowl, China, 19th/20th century, depicting a dragon,
pearl, and wish-granting clouds surrounded by double-blue lines,
exterior depicting a green and a red dragon and two phoenixes
amongst stylized flowers, leaves, and wish-granting clouds, a band of
auspicious symbols at the rim, six-character Qianlong mark to base,
dia. 6 in.
$400-600
554.
Pair of Famille Rose Vases, China, 18th/19th century, ovoid, depicting
egrets and birds amongst autumn grasses, Qianlong mark to base, ht.
4 7/8 in.
$300-500
555.
Covered Jar, China, 16th century, ovoid, depicting the heavenly
horse design in three-color enamel, double-ring six-character Jiajing
mark on base, wood cover and stand, ht. 9 3/4, jar ht. 8 5/8 in.
$10,000-15,000
113 online bidding at www.skinnerinc.com
555
556.
Copper Red and Underglaze Blue Flask, China, 18th century, disc-
shape body with a leaping full-face dragon encircling a flaming pearl
and rising above a band of stylized crested waves on each side, the
cylindrical neck with a cloud on each side, with two handles decorated
with spiral scrolls, Qianlong mark to base, ht. 16 1/8 in.
$20,000-25,000
557.
Enameled Porcelain Vase, China, 20th century, pear-shaped,
depicting the nine peaches (symbol of eternity) rising from a rock
formation and clusters of various flowers, iron red four-character
Hongxian mark to base, ht. 13 3/8 in.
$600-800
558.
Wucai Vase, China, 18th century, ovoid, depicting warriors and officials
in a courtyard setting painted in enamels, with a cracked ice border at
the shoulder and scrolling flowers on the neck, underglaze blue rabbit
mark to the base, ht. 6 3/4 in.
$300-500
559.
Large Porcelain Bowl, China, 20th century, washed turquoise ground,
a grisaille painting of chrysanthemums and a bird, with the inscription
da ya zhai (Studio of the Great Elegance) and a seal reading tian di yi jia
chun (Heaven and Earth/One Family/Spring), scrolling flowers in enamel
surround the exterior rim, iron red mark yong qiang chang chun to
base, dia. 13 1/8 in.
$200-300
560.
Blue and White Seal Paste Box, China, 18th century, flattened round
shape, the cover depicting a phoenix and dragon surrounding a pearl,
the base depicting waves, six-character Xuande mark to base, dia. 3 in.
$200-300
561.
Blue and White Seal Paste Box, China, 18th century, flattened round
shape, the cover depicting a scrolling dragon and clouds, the base
depicting clouds, six-character Kangxi mark to base, dia. 3 1/4 in.
$200-300
114 additional information and photos at www.skinnerinc.com
556
562.
Red and Green Enamel Plate, China, 19th century, depicting peonies
in the center and peaches in four cartouches on a stylized cloud
ground, dia. 11 7/8 in.
$300-500
563.
Porcelain Covered Box, China, 19th/20th century, round, a central
medallion on the cover with quails, autumn grasses, flowers, and rocks,
with bands of scrolling lotus and tendrils on a green ground on the
cover and base, iron red Qianlong mark to base, dia. 6 1/4 in.
$500-700
564.
White Porcelain Brush Pot, China, 19th/20th century, cylindrical,
continuous scene of a dragon, pearl, and clouds in high relief, four-
character wang bing rong zuo mark on base, ht. 4 1/4 in.
$800-1,000
565.
Turquoise Brush Pot, China, 19th century, cylindrical body with relief
carving of a scholar, villager, and horses in a mountainous landscape,
four-character Qianlong mark to base, dia. 5, ht. 6 in.
$400-600
566.
Blue and White Seal Paste Box, China, 18th/19th century, domed
shape, depicting scholars in pavilions in a mountain landscape, dia. 2
1/4 in.
$200-300
567.
Porcelain Vase, China, Kangxi mark (1661-1722) and of the period,
pear-shaped, with painted famille verte enamels depicting court figures
in a garden, scrolling flowers and lingzhi bands at the shoulder, and a
scrolling dragon around the neck, four-character Chenghua mark to
base, ht. 7 1/8 in.
$300-500
115 online bidding at www.skinnerinc.com
567
568.
Famille Rose Vase, China, 20th century, cylindrical, depicting tree
peonies, bamboo, birds, and rocks with inscription and seals, enamel
four-character Qianlong xian zhi mark to base, ht. 6 5/8 in.
$1,000-1,200
569.
Famille Verte Teapot, China, 18th century, melon shape, decorated
with blue underglaze and enamel famille verte flowers, dia. 3 1/2 in.
$100-150
570.
Doucai Bowl, China, 19th century, wide flaring sides, depicting the
Eight Buddhist Precious Things, with stylized lappet and ruyi borders,
double ring on interior rim, six-character Guangxu mark to base, dia. 5
1/2 in.
$300-500
571.
Large Enameled Vase, China, 20th century, meiping shape, two
continuous scenes separated by a vertical cloud band, one depicting
court ladies in a courtyard scene and the other the poet Li Po sitting on
a branch in a rocky grotto with two deer and a crane, stylized flower
band on the shoulder with a ruyi-head band at the neck and a lappet
band at the foot, ht. 17 1/8 in.
$2,500-3,500
572.
Porcelain Enamel Basin, China, 20th century, deep-walled with flaring
rim, the interior depicting the Immortal Zhang Guo Lao with deer and an
attendant in a garden landscape, the rim with cartouche of auspicious
symbols and geometric designs, the exterior depicting scrolling flowers
and leaves with a lappet band, dia. 15 1/4 in.
$2,500-3,500
573.
Famille Rose Vase, China, 19th century, bottle shape, depicting two
quails among grasses and flowers, iron red Qianlong mark to base, ht.
6 3/4 in.
$500-700
574.
Blue and White Vase, China, 18th/19th century, bottle shape,
depicting a bixie beneath a pine tree, ht. 7 in.
$200-300
575.
Blue and White Vase, China, 18th century, ovoid shape with
underglaze blue decoration of a village landscape, ht. 7 in.
$200-300
576.
Blue and White Vase, China, 19th/20th century, pear-shaped,
depicting a continuous scene of court ladies in a garden setting, lappet
and leaf bands at the neck separated by a curling leaves, with a curling
leaf band at foot, key-fret band at neck with a six-character Xuande
mark in a line beneath the rim, ht. 8 1/2 in.
$500-700
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577
576
575
577.
Blue and White Bowl, China, 19th/20th century, round with deep
walls, depicting a peony in the center surrounded by a double ring, the
exterior depicting scrolling peonies and phoenixes, six-character Jiajing
mark to base, dia. 8 1/4 in.
$200-300
578.
Porcelain Bowl, China, 18th century, deep walls, eight horses
among grasses and a pine tree surrounding the exterior, the horses in
white, brown, and aubergine enamel on a yellow ground, double ring
enclosing a character mark to the base, with stand, dia. 7 5/8 in.
$25,000-30,000
579.
Pair of Famille Rose Vases, China, 19th/20th century, pear-shaped,
turquoise ground graviata with four medallions, each with auspicious
symbols and shou characters, the shoulder with a band of stylized
flowers, the neck with stiff leaves, ruyi and lappet bands at the rim and
the base, six-character Qianlong mark to base, ht. 8 7/8 in.
$1,000-1,200
580.
Two Rectangular Double-panel Famille Verte Tiles, China, Kangxi
period (1662-1722), two sides depicting figures in interior scenes
with flowerheads on a stylized floral ground, the other sides depicting
flowering prunus issuing from rocks and narcissus and camellias with
rocks, respectively, both with flowerheads on a scrolling leaf ground, ht.
7 1/2, lg. 10 1/4 in.
$600-800
581.
Wucai Beaker Vase, China, 19th century, decorated with birds and
flowers on rocks with floral scrolling borders on bottom, neck, and rim,
ht. 9 in.
$250-350
582.
Seal Paste Box, China, blue and white, circular form, depicting groups
of children playing games on the cover, mountain at the body, dia. 4
1/2 in.
$200-300
583.
Pair of Famille Rose Bowls, China, late 19th century, shallow walls,
depicting flowers and butterflies on the interior and exterior, iron red
Qianlong mark to base, each dia. 5 1/4 in.
$300-500
584.
Medallion Bowl, China, 19th century, lemon yellow graviata ground,
four medallions surround the exterior each depicting propitious fruits,
the underglaze blue interior depicting the same, six-character Daoguang
mark to base, dia. 5 3/8 in.
$200-300
585.
Blue and White Dragon Plate, China, 19th/20th century, the interior
depicting a dragon and waves and the exterior scrolling dragons,
waves, and wish-granting clouds, with a band of coins at the rim, six-
character Qianlong mark to base, dia. 6 3/4 in.
$1,200-1,800
117 online bidding at www.skinnerinc.com
578
586.
Pair of Black Hawthorne Jars, China, 18th century, potiche-shape,
depicting flowering plum branches, birds, and rocks in enamel on a
black ground, underglaze blue double ring to base, ht. 13 1/8 in.
$3,000-5,000
587.
Blue and White Hawthorne Vase and Cover, China, 18th/19th
century, baluster shape, depicting plum blossoms on a cracked ice
ground with ruyi-head band at neck and meander design to shoulder
and foot, the domed cover with a knob finial, double ring mark to base,
ht. 17 1/4 in.
$500-700
588.
Two Porcelain Cups, China, one decorated with flowers and a crane,
the other in blue and white with chickens and flowers, both with Yong
Zheng marks, dia. 3 1/8, ht. 3, 1 3/8 in.
$700-900
589.
Famille Rose Miniature Vase, China, 19th century, baluster shape,
depicting scrolling lotus, leaves, and tendrils and the Eight Buddhist
Precious Things on a rose ground, six-character Guangxu mark to
base, ht. 6 1/8 in.
$400-600
590.
Famille Rose Brush Pot, China, depicting flowers on a pale bluish
glaze, enamel four-character Qianlong nian zhi mark on base, ht. 4 1/2,
dia. 3 1/8 in.
$200-400
591.
Famille Rose Bowl, China, 19th/20th century, round, shallow form,
depicting scrolling lotus and tendrils with four circles enclosing archaic
characters, ruyi and lapped bands to rim and base, six-character
Qianlong mark to base, dia. 4 5/8 in.
$300-500
118 additional information and photos at www.skinnerinc.com
586
592.
Blue and White Seal Paste Box, China, 19th century, round form,
both the cover and the dish depicting scrolling lotus and tendrils and
double lines, six-character Qianlong mark to base, dia. 4 1/2 in.
$400-600
593.
Miniature Vase, China, Immortals atop clouds on a light blue ground,
four-character Qianlong mark on base, ht. 3 3/4 in.
$500-700
594.
Medallion Bowl, China, 19th/20th century, on a lemon yellow
graviata ground four medallions surround the exterior depicting
propitious fruit, the underglaze blue interior depicting the same, six-
character Daoguang mark to base, dia. 5 3/4 in.
$1,000-1,500
595.
Porcelain Dish, China, 19th century, wide shallow form with five
orange bats circling a shou character, shou characters alternating in red
and green on the exterior with ruyi-head and lappet borders, iron red
Daoguang mark to base, dia. 6 3/4 in.
$800-1,000
596.
Famille Verte Vase, China, 19th/20th century, baluster shape,
depicting court ladies and children in a garden scene on both the body
and the tall neck, surrounding the shoulder auspicious symbols, six-
character Kangxi mark in double circle to base, ht. 17 3/4 in.
$800-1,000
597.
Famille Rose Bowl, China, 18th century, finely painted to the exterior
with figures on a boat in a continuous scene on a riverbank beside
blooming peony bushes, a lotus flower inside, dia. 5 3/4, ht. 2 3/4 in.
$600-800
598.
Famille Rose Moon Flask, China, late 19th century, decorated with
flowers and dragons in yellow roundels, reserved on a turquoise floral
ground, lizard handles to shoulders, ht. 12 in.
$300-500
599.
Famille Rose Bowl, China, 20th century, round form depicting scrolling
lotus and tendrils on a rose ground with a turquoise interior, four-
character Kangxi nian zhi mark to base, dia. 5 3/4 in.
$300-500
119 online bidding at www.skinnerinc.com
587
600
600.
Red Dragon Vase, China, 19th century, baluster shape, depicting five
dragons among clouds scrolling above waves, a stiff leaf and flower
band above the shoulder and ruyi-head and flower bands at the rim and
foot, elephant and ring lugs, iron red Daoguang mark to base, ht. 15
1/2 in.
$2,000-3,000
601.
Dragon Dish, China, 19th century, flaring rim, uniform yellow glaze with
green dragon, pearl, and wish-granting clouds on both the interior and
exterior with a lappet band above the foot, six-character Daoguang
mark to base, dia. 7 3/8 in.
$300-500
602.
Pair of Famille Rose Dishes, China, 18th/19th century, round,
shallow sides, depicting flowering plum branches, peonies, and lingzhi
extending over to the exterior rim, double-ring six-character Yongzheng
mark to base, dia. 6 in.
$300-500
603.
Pair of Famille Rose Bowls, China, 18th/19th century, deep rounded
walls, the interior depicting five peaches and three bats with peaches
and bats extending to the exterior rim, double-ring six-character
Yongzheng mark to base, dia. 4 5/8 in.
$400-600
604.
Red and Blue Dragon Dish, China, 20th century, the interior depicting
an iron red dragon, pearl, wish-granting and scrolling clouds, and
waves in underglaze blue crashing on a stylized rock formation, the
exterior depicting two iron red dragons and underglaze blue clouds, six-
character Kangxi mark to base with double ring, dia. 8 1/4 in.
$600-800
605.
Porcelain Cup, China, 20th century, decorated with a child, flowers,
chickens, and calligraphy, Qianlong mark to base, dia. 3 1/8, ht. 3 in.
$300-500
606.
Famille Rose Covered Bowl, China, 20th century, flattened round
shape decorated with enamel scrolling lotus and tendrils, bats, and
shou characters, dia. 13 3/4 in.
$500-700
607.
Dragon Dish, China, late 19th century, foliated rim, green dragon,
pearl, wish-granting clouds and flowers on the interior and exterior on a
lemon yellow ground, six-character Guangxu mark to base, dia. 5 1/4
in.
$300-500
121 online bidding at www.skinnerinc.com
602
603
602
608.
Guan-type Ewer, China, 13th/14th century, Song/Yuan dynasty, bud-
form with curved spout and strap handle, pale grayish-olive, crackle-
suffused glaze, ht. 3 in.
Provenance: Christies New York, Chinese Works of Art, September
2010, Sale 2339, Lot 1341; Ex-collection Richard B. Hobart.
$600-800
609.
Doucai Bowl, China, 19th/20th century, flared form depicting five
circular stylized trees with pomegranates in between, Qianlong mark to
base, dia. 5 3/4 in.
$250-350
610.
Pair of Famille Rose Vases, China, 20th century, baluster shape,
depicting tree peonies, poppies, magnolia, and rocks with an orange
bat and two peaches, four-character Hongxian mark to base, ht. 17 1/2
in.
$500-700
611.
Pair of Famille Rose Cups, China, exterior with a continuous colorful
floral pattern, turquoise ground interior, six-character Qianlong mark on
base, ht. 2 1/4 in.
$200-400
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612
614
615
613
616
612.
Blue and White Seal Paste Box, China, 18th century, the cover
depicting a scholar seated in a garden with attendants preparing
tea and arranging flowers, the base depicting a scholar seated in a
mountain landscape, six-character Kangxi mark to base, with stand,
dia. 4 3/4 in.
$200-300
613.
Blue and White Seal Paste Box, China, 18th century, flattened, round
shape depicting a landscape scene with figures boating, pagodas, and
pavilions, six-character Yongzheng mark to base, with stand, dia. 3 3/8
in.
$200-300
614.
Blue and White Seal Paste Box, China, 18th century, flattened round
shape, cover depicting an official and attendants preparing tea, the
base depicting a hut, bridge, and geese in flight, six-character Kangxi
mark to base, dia. 3 1/8 in.
$200-300
615.
Blue and White Seal Paste Box, China, 18th century, cylindrical, the
cover depicting courtiers and attendants preparing for an outing, the
sides of cover and base depicting mountain landscapes, dia. 2 7/8 in.
$200-300
616.
Blue and White Brush Pot with Stand, China, 18th century,
cylindrical, with two rectangular cartouches depicting scholars and
attendants crossing a bridge in a mountain landscape, four-character
wen zhang shan dou Kangxi mark to base, ht. 7 7/8, dia. 8 3/8 in.
$300-500
617.
Enameled Dish, China, 19th century, shallow walls, the interior and
exterior decorated with enamel and gilt floral roundels on a white
ground, six-character Guangxu mark to base, dia. 7 3/8 in.
$300-500
618.
Blanc de Chine Ruyi Scepter, China, modeled as a gnarled tree
branch with ruyi scrolls throughout and a lion mask at the top, lg. 15 in.
$800-1,200
619.
Enameled Vase, China, late 19th century, mallet shape, overall design
of floating stylized round flowers on a white ground, iron red stamped
Qianlong mark to base, ht. 7 1/4 in.
$100-200
620.
Famille Rose Bowl, China, 19th/20th century, shallow sides depicting
peach branches and blossoms, orange bats on the exterior, iron red
Qianlong mark to base, dia. 4 3/4 in.
$500-700
621.
Famille Jaune Vase, China, 20th century, flattened baluster shape,
with four cartouches, two depicting a mother nursing her child in a
garden setting, the others with inscriptions, the overall yellow ground
decorated with scrolling lotus and tendrils with ruyi-head and lappet
borders, gilt lion and ring lugs, four-character Hongxian mark to base,
ht. 16 1/2 in.
$700-900
622.
Celadon Vase, China, 19th/20th century, ge-shaped, covered in a pale
celadon green glaze, ht. 9 7/8 in.
$200-300
623.
Pair of Porcelain Dishes, China, 19th/20th century, two incised
dragons with pearl and wish-granting clouds in the interior, a band of
phoenixes and clouds on the exterior rim, Daoguang mark to base, dia.
5 3/8 in.
$200-400
624.
Celadon Stem Cup, China, 19th/20th century, foliated lotus blossom
shape with incised stylized lotus flowers on the exterior and incised
lotus on the stem, key-fret border on the interior, ht. 5 1/8 in.
$200-300
625.
Pair of Wucai Cups, China, overall underglaze blue with overglaze
enamels of mythical animals and clouds, six-character Yongzheng mark
to base, ht. 2 5/8 in.
$300-500
123 online bidding at www.skinnerinc.com
626
626.
Blue, White, and Copper Red Moon Flask, China, 18th/19th century,
depicting scrolling lotus and tendrils, the lotus in pale copper red, ruyi-
head borders at the base and neck, stylized chilong handles, ht. 10 3/8
in.
$5,000-10,000
627.
Dragon Dish, China, 20th century, decoration of dragons and celestial
pearls in underglaze blue and red, four-character Yang Wo Tang Zhi
mark on base, dia. 3 1/2 in.
$500-700
628.
Blue and White Vase, China, 19th/20th century, baluster shape with
flaring rim, the neck depicting peonies and butterflies, with a geometric
design to the neck and foot rim, body with peonies, phoenixes, and
rocks, double-ring mark to base, ht. 16 1/8 in.
$500-800
629.
Blue and White Bottle Vase, China, 19th century, flattened ovoid
shape, overall Ming-style design of scrolling lotus and tendrils, ruyi-
head, lappet, and curling leaf borders, six-character Qianlong mark to
base, metal ring around rim, ht. 14 1/4 in.
$500-700
630.
Blue and Iron Red Vase, China, 20th century, baluster shape,
depicting lions, brocade balls, and wish-granting and scrolling clouds
both on the body and tall neck, floral rim band and spiral and leaf foot
band, four-character Kangxi mark to base, ht. 17 3/8 in.
$300-500
631.
Porcelain Brush Pot, China, Kangxi mark (1662-1722) and of the
period, rectangular, painted in famille verte enamels depicting court
men, women, and attendants in a garden, ht. 4 7/8 in.
$300-500
632.
Pair of Famille Rose Vases, China, 19th/20th century, baluster shape,
depicting courtier and courtesan beneath a willow tree, ht. 9 7/8 in.
$800-1,200
633.
Square Blue and White Bowl, China, 19th century, each side painted
with a dragon roundel, the interior with a crashing wave border and
central shou character, six-character Qianlong mark on base, ht. 2 3/4
in.
$500-700
634.
Blue and White Vase, China, 19th century, baluster shape with
pedestal foot and elongated neck decorated with scrolling flowers,
leaves, and tendrils and a band of wan characters at base, ht. 5 1/2 in.
$200-300
635.
Pair of Blanc de Chine Foo Dogs, China, 18th century, molded and
seated on a rectangular base, with stands, ht. 5 in.
$200-300
636.
Famille Verte Plate, China, 19th/20th century, shallow walls, depicting
a court official surrounded with attendants in an interior courtyard, six-
character Kangxi mark with double ring to base, dia. 7 7/8 in.
$400-600
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637.
Large Famille Verte Bowl, China, 18th/19th century, the interior
depicting a spear dancer surrounded by four other dancers, with a
border of precious objects all on a geometric ground, the exterior
depicting court ladies, children, and attendants in a garden, a scrolling
border at foot, dia. 9 3/8 in.
$600-800
638.
Water Coupe with Ivory Top, China, 18th century, depicting stylized
double-bat roundels alternating with intertwined clouds in underglaze
blue on a crackle ground, ivory cover depicting a coiling dragon, dia. 2
1/4 in.
$200-300
639.
Pair of Large Canton Enamel Palace Vases, China, late 19th century,
two stylized cartouches decorated with peacocks and flowers, scrolling
waves and peonies on a red ground, ht. 37 in.
$1,000-1,500
640.
Lung-chuan Celadon Censer, China, 20th century, tripod shape with
ring handles and incised decoration of lotus on the body, dia. 2 5/8 in.
$200-300
641.
Hundred Butterflies Vase, China, 19th century, bottle shape, with
a wide shoulder band of scrolling lotus and tendrils with gilt shou
characters, ruyi-head and lappet bands at rim and base, six-character
Guangxu mark to base, ht. 15 1/4 in.
$800-1,000
642.
Blue and White Vase, China, 18th/19th century, bottle shape with two
recessed foliated panels depicting painted landscapes on a underglaze
blue dotted ground with relief flowering prunus and birds, ht. 5 7/8 in.
$300-500
643.
Famille Rose Vase, China, 19th century, baluster shape, depicting
peach trees, bats, and the Eight Buddhist Precious Things, the neck
with scrolling lotus and tendrils, ruyi-head bands on the shoulder, rim,
and bottom, with a key-fret band on the shoulder and the foot, bat
handles, iron red Jiaqing mark to base, ht. 12 1/8 in.
$700-900
644.
Hundred Butterflies Vase, China, 19th century, bottle shape, with
a wide shoulder band of scrolling lotus and tendrils with gilt shou
characters, ruyi-head and lappet bands at rim and base, iron red
Guangxu mark to base, ht. 15 7/8 in.
$800-1,000
645.
Revolving Reticulated Vase, China, 20th century, baluster shape fired
as four separate pieces, the neck lifting to reveal an interior cylinder
and the body lifting off the footed base, overall decoration on neck,
shoulder, and footed base of scrolling lotus and tendrils in gold on a
dark blue ground, the pierced body decorated with enamel scrolling
dragons, pearls, and clouds on a lotus and tendril ground, neck interior
with turquoise glaze, iron red Qianlong mark to base, ht. 14 7/8 in.
$1,000-1,500
646.
Famille Rose Vase, China, 19th/20th century, baluster shape,
depicting rams in a lush landscape of trees, flowers, and rocks, the
neck with lotus, tendrils, and auspicious symbols, ruyi-head and lappet
bands to rim and foot, iron red Qianlong mark to base, ht. 13 7/8 in.
$2,500-3,500
647.
Porcelain Wall Vase, China, 20th century, flattened semi-circular
shape, depicting birds, butterflies, and grasses, iron red four-character
mark to base Hua Rong Tang Zhi, ht. 6 1/4, lg. 9 in.
$300-500
648.
Blue and White Bottle Vase, China, the bulbous body painted in
underglaze blue simulating the heaping and piling effect with stylized
lotus flowers borne on leafy scrolls, the neck with upright plantain
leaves, Jiajing mark on base, ht. 15 1/2 in.
$500-700
649.
Export Republican Vase, China, 20th century, hexagonal baluster
shape with flaring lip, depicting fleur-de-lis and scrolling flowers and
leaves, with a fleur-de-lis border to the rim and foot, four-character
Hua Rong Tang Zhi mark to base, ht. 14 3/4 in.
$300-500
650.
Pair of Famille Rose Cups, China, decorated with butterflies on a
white ground, four-character Juren Tang mark on base, ht. 2 5/8 in.
$600-800
651.
Pair of Famille Rose Dishes, China, late 19th century, lobed shape,
depicting peach tree with bats rising from waves and rocks, exterior
depicting waves and stylized flowers, dia. 5 3/8 in.
$500-700
652.
Republican Vase, China, slender ovoid form with waisted neck flaring
towards the rim and with a pair of red handles, depicting two figures
playing chess under a pine tree with an attendant, inscribed with a
calligraphy poem, signed Wangqi, dated winter in gengwu year, 1930,
with two seals, Jin mark at the base, ht. 17 1/2 in.
$200-400
653.
Pair of Famille Rose Covered Vases, China, 20th century, each with
one side painted in polychrome enamels with a panel of flowers, ducks,
and other birds, other side painted with a house in a mountainous
landscape, set on a faux bois ground, six-character hallmark Jiang Xi
Ci Ye Gong Si on base, ht. with covers 10 1/4 in.
$600-800
654.
Famille Rose Vase, China, 20th century, baluster shape, depicting
officials and attendants in a garden setting, four-character Hongxian
mark to base, ht. 12 1/8 in.
$300-500
655.
Famille Rose Vase, China, 20th century, ovoid, decorated with a
woman and a child both dressed in Western clothes dancing in a
landscape with flowering trees and rocks, enamel four-character
Qianlong xian zhi mark to base, ht. 7 in.
$300-500
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643
656.
Famille Rose Vase, China, 20th century, baluster form with long
everted neck and foot, decorated with tree peonies, flowering plum,
and butterflies, enamel four-character Qianlong xian zhi mark to base,
ht. 11 3/4 in.
$3,000-5,000
657.
Grisaille and Coral Red Vase, China, 20th century, depicting two
Western children, one playing with a dog and the other sitting in a
pram, in a mountain landscape, enamel four-character Qianlong xian zhi
mark to base, ht. 6 3/8 in.
$400-600
658.
Enameled Miniature Vase, China, 20th century, milk glass with enamel
decoration of birds perched on flowering branches, four-character
Qianlong Nian Zhi mark on base, ht. 4 5/8 in.
$300-500
659.
Two Pairs of Ta Yai Chai Dishes, China, 20th century, yellow ground
with sepia designs of flowers, Yung Ching Chang Chun mark on base,
dia. 3 1/8, 5 5/8 in., respectively.
$300-500
660.
Blue and White Vase, China, 19th/20th century, archaic shape,
divided into three sections each depicting taotie masks on a spiral
ground, each section with flanges, Qianlong mark to base, ht. 16 5/8 in.
$300-500
661.
Miniature Vase, China, decorated with flowers and a grasshopper, with
elongated neck, four-character Juren Tang mark on base, ht. 6 in.
$200-400
662.
Porcelain Bowl, China, decorated with flowers on a white ground, six-
character Daoguang mark on base, dia. 4 1/4, ht. 2 1/8 in.
$300-500
663.
Famille Verte Vase, China, 19th century, ovoid, depicting a large
European dog beneath a gnarled tree, painted in the style of Lang
Shining (Giuseppe Castiglione, 1688-1766), six-character Qianlong
mark to base, ht. 8 in.
$500-700
664.
Monumental Jadeite Boulder, China, 20th century, depicting Kuan
Yin seated on a lotus throne, holding a ruyi scepter in one hand and a
lotus blossom in the other, to her right is a large carp spouting water,
semi-translucent stone of celadon with dark and light green markings,
ht. 15, wd. 14 7/8 in.
$10,000-15,000
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664
665.
Jade Teapot and Four Cups, China, globular shape, standing on a
short foot and with a short neck, carved in shallow relief with scrolling
lotus in curled leaves around the body, with lotus bud finial, stone of
greenish-gray color with white inclusions, teapot lg. 7, cups ht. 1 in.
$500-700
666.
Jade Bracelet, China, one side depicting two lions and peach
branches, white stone with applied green markings, dia. 3 1/4 in.
$400-600
667.
Jade Pendant, China, depicting Shoulao holding a lingzhi branch with
a bat, attached to a necklace, stone of brown color with inclusions, lg.
2 1/2 in.
$500-700
668.
Jade Brush Cleaner, China, carved in relief with lotus and leaves at the
bottom, stone of celadon color with russet markings, lg. 5 1/2 in.
$400-600
668A.
Jade Mountain with Wood Stand, China, carved in high relief with two
figures, a staircase in the rocks, and a pine tree, the reverse similarly
carved with rocks and trees, stone of pale greenish-gray color with
apple green markings, ht. 11 in. with stand.
$500-700
669.
Jade Carving, China, carved in relief with fish and flowers, lotus base,
green stone with apple green markings, lg. 2 in.
$400-600
670.
Jade Bracelet, China, carved as lotus root sections, stone of pale
celadon color, dia. 3 in.
$400-600
671.
Jade Carving, China, depicting bamboo and plum flowers, stone of
gray color with russet markings, lg. 2 1/4 in.
$500-700
672.
Jade Cup, China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), with a pair of chilong
dragon handles, supported on a short foot ring, stone of gray-celadon
color with dark brown markings and inclusions, with stand, lg. 5 1/4 in.
$3,000-4,000
673.
Jade Gui, China, 19th/20th century, archaic form, a tablet with a
pointed end, depicting Penglai Island above a calligraphy inscription,
the other side carved with calligraphy, stone of celadon color, 7 1/2 x
2 1/2 in.
$500-700
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674.
Jade Brush Pot with Wood Stand, China, cylindrical, finely carved
with scenes of Daoist Immortals in a continuous mountain landscape
with pine trees and houses, stone of pale green color with some dark
speckling throughout, ht. 6 in.
$1,000-1,500
675.
Jade Belt Buckle, China, surfaces carved in relief with guwen, stone of
pale celadon color, lg. 2 1/2 in.
$400-600
676.
Jade Ruyi Scepter, China, the head terminal carved in the form of a
large lingzhi fungus, with two branches bearing attendant lingzhi heads
entwined with each other, white stone with inclusions, lg. 18 in.
$4,000-6,000
677.
Jade Pendant, China, depicting a monkey on top of a bell, stone of
pale celadon color, lg. 3 in.
$500-700
678.
Jade Pendant, China, depicting an exotic figure, stone of pale celadon
color, lg. 3 in.
$1,000-1,500
679.
Two Hardstone Necklaces, China, a bead necklace, lg. approx. 12;
and a carved leaf-shaped pendant, lg. 1 in.; stones of dark green color.
$400-600
680.
Jade Pendant, China, carved in relief with two lingzhi, stone of pale
celadon color with russet markings, lg. 1 1/4 in.
$800-1,200
681.
Jade Carving, China, depicting a recumbent bird with its head turned
sharply to its right, the stone of yellowish-green color with russet
markings, lg. 3 1/2 in.
$600-800
682.
Ruyi Scepter, China, plain wood scepter inlaid with three jade plaques:
the largest carved with a crouching ram, the others a standing ram
against scrolling flowers and leaves, stone of pale celadon color, lg. 20
in.
$2,000-3,000
683.
Jade Carving, China, depicting a duck on a lotus leaf holding a branch
in its mouth, stone of pale celadon color with yellow markings, lg. 3 in.
$800-1,200
684.
Jade Carving, China, depicting a dragon turning its head, stone of
green color with russet markings and inclusions, lg. 3 1/2 in.
$500-700
676
685.
Jadeite Carving, China, 20th century, depicting a boy holding a banner
standing in from of a fan rising from ruyi clouds, the stone of celadon
color with dark green markings, ht. 6 in.
$300-500
686.
Jade Carving, China, round, depicting two chilong forming a circle,
stone of pale celadon color, dia. 2 in.
$400-600
687.
White Jade Plaque, China, drilled as a pendant, of pale celadon color,
lg. 2 in.
$300-500
688.
Jade Buckle, China, a dragons head carved in relief confronts a
chilong crouched along the body, stone of pale celadon color, lg. 4 in.
$300-500
689.
Pair of Buckles and a Single Buckle, China, the pair with hooks
carved as a dragons head and chilong on one side; single buckle with
two dragons head hooks, carved with scrolling chilong, stone of pale
celadon color, lg. 2 3/4, 2 in.
$300-500
690.
Jade Champion Vase and Cover, China, 19th century, finely
carved in the form of two tall cylinders with a phoenix standing atop a
crouching mythical animal in the center, the phoenix with outstretched
wings and a loose ring suspended from its beak, all below a mythical
beast coiled domed cover, Qianlong mark to base, ht. excluding stand
11 1/2 in.
$15,000-25,000
691.
Pair of Jade Arrow Vases, China, 19th/20th century, baluster shape
with bands of archaic chilong surrounding the body, lappet border at
the foot, incised four-character Qianlong mark to base, ht. 5 7/8 in.
$3,000-5,000
692.
Jade Vase, China, flatted pear shape, depicting flower branches with
red paint, with bird-shape handles, the domed cover with foliate finial,
stone of greenish-gray color with white inclusions, ht. 9 in.
$100-150
693.
Jadeite Vase, China, 20th century, chrysanthemums rising from the
base in high relief, the vase surmounted on a root base, stone of pale
celadon with apple green markings, ht. 14 in.
$1,000-1,500
694.
Circular Jade Pendant, China, 19th century, both sides carved in relief
with dragons faces, stone of pale greenish-gray color, dia. 2 1/4 in.
$2,000-2,500
695.
Two-piece Jade Belt Buckle, China, the hook carved as dragons
head, the other side carved with scrolling chilong, stone of pale celadon
color, each lg. 2 1/2 in.
$200-300
695A.
Stone Carving with Wood Stand, China, depicting Kuan Yin seated in
the royal ease pose, wearing a long flowing robe, both hands on her left
knee, stone of pale purple color, ht. 7 in.
$500-700
696.
Jade Box with Wood Stand, China, 19th century, stone of dark green
color, 5 1/4 x 3 1/2 x 1 1/2 in.
$200-300
697.
Jade Vase with Cover, China, both sides carved in shallow relief
with flowers, both the body and the cover with a pair of loop handles
suspending loose rings, stone of pale green color, ht. 8 1/2 in.
$400-600
698.
Ten Jade Desk Items with Dragon Carving, China, a brush, stone of
dark green color with some darker markings lg. 7 1/2; two seals with
four-character mark at the base, lg. 3; another brush, lg. 3; an inkstone,
marked at the base, 4 1/2 x 2 3/4 x 1; a scroll weight, lg. 7; ink rest, lg.
5; an inkpad box with four-character mark at the base, 3 x 2 1/2 x 1;
and a container for water for inkstone, carved in relief, dia. 3 in.
$600-800
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690
698
699.
Jade Plaque, China, depicting a fu character on one side, the other
side a child holding a vase with flowers, stone of pale celadon color, lg.
2 in.
$300-500
700.
Pair of Jade Screens with Wood Stands, China, rectangular, each
depicting a child with lotus flower and leaves, stone of apple green
color, ht. with stand 10 in.
$300-500
701.
Jade Vase, China, both sides carved with a pattern in shallow relief, the
body with dragon handles suspending loose rings, the top of the cover
with handles suspending loose rings, stone of pale green color, ht. 8
1/2 in.
$400-600
702.
Two Jade Items, China, a hook depicting chilong, and a buckle, stone
of pale celadon color, lg. 3 1/2, wd. 4 in.
$400-600
703.
Four Jade Items, China, a two-part buckle, a pendant carved with an
openwork design, and two plaques, stones of pale celadon color, lg. to
2 1/4 in. $300-500
704.
Jade Plaque, China, 19th/20th century, carved in low relief, one side
depicting a peach branch and a phoenix, the other side with a figure,
drilled as a pendant, stone of a pale celadon color, lg. 2 1/2 in.
$2,000-3,000
705.
Jade Carving, China, 19th/20th century, depicting two geese, the large
goose turning its head back towards the smaller one sitting on his back,
stone of pale celadon color, lg. 2 1/4 in.
$1,000-2,000
706.
Jade Brush Pot, China, cylindrical, the sides finely carved in various
relief and deep undercutting with a scholar and his attendant in a rocky
landscape with trees and a horse, the stone of spinach green color,
Qianlong mark to the base, ht. 7 1/2, dia. 7 in.
$2,000-3,000
707.
Jade Buckle, China, the hook carved as a dragons head with curved
chilong on the top, stone of pale celadon color, lg. 3 3/4 in.
$300-500
708.
Jade Scabbard Slide, China, carved in relief with chilong, white stone
with russet markings, lg. 3 in.
$400-600
709.
Two Jade Carvings, China, one depicting a child holding a lotus
branch, the other a chilong, stones of pale celadon color, each lg. 2 in.
$300-500
710.
Two Jade Plaques, China, one rectangular, depicting a child on a
dragon on one side, four characters on the reverse, the other one drilled
as a pendant, the stones of green color, each lg. 2 in.
$300-500
711.
Jade Carving, China, depicting one monkey coming out of a bag and
another seated on top of the bag, with two bats, stone of pale celadon
color with russet markings and inclusions, lg. 6 in.
$300-500
712.
Two Jade Carvings, China, one depicting a crouching lion, stone of
pale celadon color, lg. 2 1/2, and a pendant, depicting two bats and
gourd, stone of pale celadon color, lg. 2 1/2 in.
$300-500
713.
Jade Bi, China, stone of pale celadon color, dia. 2 1/2 in.
$200-400
714.
Jade Carving, China, depicting a figure with a lion, gray stone with
russet markings and inclusions, lg. 2 1/2 in.
$300-500
715.
Jade Vase with Cover, China, pear-shape, overall carved in shallow
relief with scrolling lotus in flowers and leaves, chilong handles, the
cover carved with similar decoration, with lotus blossom finial, stone of
semi-translucent pale celadon color, ht. 10 1/4 in.
$700-900
716.
Jade Cup on Wood Stand, China, floriform handles, each suspending
a loose ring, stone of vibrant green color with apple green markings, lg.
6 1/4 in.
$500-700
717.
Jade Pendant, China, carving of two curved chilong in with a seal
script character at the center, stone of dark green color with dark
markings, dia. 2 in.
$400-600
718.
Jadeite Carving, China, 20th century, depicting a small dog and a
butterfly at the base of a large peapod with scrolling tendrils, stone of
pale celadon color with apple green and russet markings, ht. 11 in.
$1,200-1,800
719.
Jade Mythical Animal, China, depicting two recumbent water buffalo,
stone of greenish-gray color with dark russet markings, lg. 4 in.
$600-800
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706
720.
Three Jade Carvings, China, one depicting a child playing, lg. 2 1/4;
one depicting two ducks lg. 2; and one depicting two children carrying
lotus branches, lg. 3 in.; stones of pale celadon color.
$400-600
721.
Three Jade Items, China, a carving of a seated chilong, lg. 2, a carving
of a small child, lg. 2 in, and one depicting flowers, lg. 2 1/4 in., stones
of pale celadon color.
$400-600
722.
Three Jade Carvings, China, one depicting a child carrying a lotus
branch, lg. 2, one depicting a lotus root, lg. 2 1/2, one depicting a
Buddhas hand, lg. 2 1/2 in., stones of pale celadon color.
$400-600
723.
Two Jade Carvings, China, one depicting a dragon with a rat sitting on
its tail, lg. 2 1/4, one depicting three branches of bamboos and plum
flowers, lg. 3 in., stones of pale celadon color.
$300-500
724.
Jade Cuff, China, carved with a calligraphy poem and flowers, stone of
pale celadon color, ht. 2 in.
$300-500
725.
Jade Carving, China, depicting two boys holding a basket above the
water, stone of pale greenish-gray color, lg. 5 in.
$500-700
726.
Jade Pendant, China, carved in relief with pumpkins and lingzhi
branches, attached to a knit rope, white stone with russet markings, lg.
2 in.
$500-700
727.
Five Jade Carvings, China, a melon and a rat, lg. 2, and a ring, dia.
1 1/4, stones of semi-translucent pale celadon color with apple green
markings; one depicting a melon and a bee, stone of green color, lg.
1 1/2; a cong, carved in relief with a curling dragon, attached to a
necklace, stone of green color, lg. 2 1/2; and a child holding a ruyi at
his back, lg. 2 in.
$700-900
728.
Jade Carving, China, depicting two dogs turning their heads towards
each other, stone of pale celadon color, lg. 2 1/4 in.
$300-500
729.
Jade Necklace, comprising thirty-five jadeite beads graduating in
size from approx. 13.00 to 15.00 mm, completed with a gold clasp
measuring 20.70 mm, accompanied by a Mason-Kay report.
$2,000-3,000
730.
Jadeite Covered Vase, China, 20th century, depicting
chrysanthemums, peaches, peonies, birds, and two cats in high relief,
the cover with peaches and peonies, the stone of pale celadon color
with green markings, ht. 8 1/2 in.
$1,000-1,500
731.
Jadeite Carving, China, 20th century, depicting clusters of ruyi heads,
Buddhas hands, pomegranates, and peapods in high relief, stone of
light apple and dark greens with lavender markings, ht. 14 in.
$4,000-6,000
732.
Jadeite Brush Pot and Washer, China, 20th century, the brush
pot depicting a continuous mountain scene in low relief with a lotus
blossom brush washer both surmounting scrolling flowers, the
translucent stone of pale lavender with apple and dark green markings,
ht. 8 3/4 in.
$6,000-8,000
733.
Monumental Jadeite Covered Vase, China, 20th century, depicting
in high relief: three dragons surrounded by waves, pearls, and bi rising
from the base, a large tree with bats along one side rising to circle
halfway around the mouth of the vase ending at two ruyi surrounded by
chilong and a dragon, the cover depicting a dragon with peaches, bats,
ruyi, and a shou character, ht. 21 3/4 in.
$10,000-15,000
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733
734
732
731
730
734.
Jadeite Carving, China, 20th century, depicting a group of carp rising
from waves in high relief and openwork, some against a fish net with tall
lotus blossoms rising from behind, stone of semi-transparent light blue-
green with apple green and russet markings, ht. 15 in.
$8,000-12,000
735.
Jade Pendant, China, carved in relief with a chilong seated on top of a
bell, stone of pale celadon color with dark markings, lg. 3 1/2 in.
$300-400
736.
Jadeite Carving, China, 20th century, depicting a cluster of bread fruit
surrounded by flowers and insects, stone of gray-white color with dark
green and apple green markings, ht. 13 in.
$1,500-2,500
737.
Four Jade Items, China, a pair of bracelets, depicting a chilong with
two heads forming a circle, stone of pale celadon color, dia. 3; a hook,
with a chilong head at the terminal, cicada at the handle, stone of pale
celadon color with light russet markings and inclusion, lg. 3; and an oval
belt buckle, depicting a pavilion and a pine tree, stone of translucent
pale white color with minor russet markings, lg. 3 in.
$400-600
738.
Jade Plaque, China, rectangular, carved in relief with two deer, pine
trees, and a house on one side, the other side bamboo and a bird,
stone of greenish-gray color with apple green markings, 4 x 3 x 1/2 in.
$200-300
739.
Jade Ruyi Scepter, China, the head terminal carved in relief with a
stylized character roundel and encircled by four emblems, the long
arched handle carved with four bajixiang emblems and a bat, stone of
pale celadon color with inclusions, lg. 15 1/2 in.
$1,000-1,200
740.
Two Jade Carvings, China, a bi carved in shallow relief with guwen,
stone of pale celadon color, dia. 2 1/4; and a cong carved in shallow
relief with guwen, stone of pale celadon color with russet markings, lg.
2 3/4 in.
$200-300
741.
Jade Carving, China, depicting two foo dogs turning their heads
towards each other, stone of pale celadon color, lg. 2 1/2 in.
$200-300
742.
Jade Carving, China, depicting Kuan Yin holding a lantern in one hand,
a ruyi branch in her other hand, stone of greenish-brown color with
inclusions, lg. 7 in.
$500-700
743.
Jade Pendant with Diamonds, China, depicting two melons with an
animal crouching on the top, stone of pale celadon and purple color
with inclusions, lg. 2 1/2 in.
$700-900
744.
Large Jade Pendant, China, rectangular, depicting a phoenix holding
lotus leaves, attached to a macram necklace with five pieces of small
jade, stone of pale celadon color, lg. 9 in.
$400-600
745.
Pair of Carved Jade Bowls and Stands, China, exterior engraved and
carved in shallow relief with scrolling flower and leaves, on short foot,
stone of gray color with inclusions, each ht. 1 1/2, dia. 4 1/4 in.
$800-1,200
746.
Jade Carving, China, depicting a recumbent ram, white stone with
minor russet markings, lg. 3 3/4, wd. 2 1/2, ht. 1 5/8 in.
$800-1,200
747.
Jade Hook, China, a dragons head carved in relief confronts a chilong
crouched along the body, stone of pale green color, lg. 4 in.
$300-500
748.
Jade Cong, China, the well-hollowed square body carved in low
relief to each side with guwen pattern, short cylindrical neck, stone of
celadon color, ht. 3 in.
$300-500
749.
Two Jade Pendants, China, one depicting bamboo, stone of very pale
celadon color, lg. 1 1/2; one depicting a lion, lingzhi, and lotus, stone of
gray-celadon color, lg. 1 3/4 in.
$300-500
750.
Circular Openwork Jade Plaque, China, depicting a group of bats,
stone of pale celadon color, lg. 2 in.
$200-300
751.
Archaic-style Jade Carving, China, depicting a crouching figure, stone
of gray color with russet markings and inclusions, lg. 2 in.
$300-500
752.
Openwork Jade Plaque, China, carved with a child and lotus, stone of
pale celadon color, lg. 3 in.
$200-300
753.
Table Screen, China, 18th century, four gilt panels each with a jade,
rectangular plaque depicting a lotus blossom inset bordered on each
side with a fine, chain woven net with applied bats and a top and
bottom border depicting a flower design, each panel with an incised
plaque at the bottom depicting auspicious symbols and flowers, the
stone of white-mutton fat color, ht. 10 1/2, wd. 12 5/8 in.
$800-1,000
754.
Jade Sword Handle, China, Mughal-style, depicting the head of a ram,
with ruby, rough diamond, emerald, and pearl inlays, with gilt trim, ht. 6
1/2 in.
$1,800-2,200
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755.
Zitan Censer Cover with Jade Finial, China, 19th century, round
form with two rectangular cutouts, the surface depicting bats and shou
characters in low relief, the ruyi finial stone of white color, dia. 6 1/4 in.
$300-400
756.
Pair of Jade Carvings, China, 19th century, a gui (a symbol of the
owners rank during the Ming dynasty), the rectangular tablet with
pointed end, seal character carving on one side, the other side carved
with waves and a ring with dragon and phoenix, lg. 7 1/2; the other a
pendant with seven drilled holes, carved with official script calligraphy,
signed Qianlong Qiu Yu Bi, lg. 8 in.
$600-800
757.
Jade Seal, China, 19th century, finial of a foo dog turning its head to
the right, holding a ball with its paw, with extensive inscription on the
sides, four-character seal script at the bottom, stone of pale celadon
color, ht. 5 in.
$500-700
758.
Jade Carving, China, depicting one chilong stepping on another one,
stone of gray color with inclusions, lg. 3 1/2 in.
$300-500
753
754
764
767
766
765
759.
Jade Pendant, China, carved in relief with two gourds, pomegranate,
and rats, attached to a necklace, stone of celadon color with apple
green markings, lg. 2 1/2 in.
$500-700
760.
Jade Carving, China, depicting two dogs standing on melons, stone of
pale green with russet markings and inclusions, lg. 3 in.
$600-800
761.
Pair of Jade Bracelets, China, stone of green color with inclusions,
dia. 3 in.
$300-500
762.
Chinese Jade Brush Pot, China, 20th century, depicting lotus flowers
and leaves and two goldfish, on three feet, stone of celadon color, ht.
3 1/2 in.
$200-300
763.
Jade Vase, China, slender baluster form resting on a stepped foot ring,
with high shoulders, a short cylindrical neck, and wide lipped mouth,
stone of pale celadon color, ht. 6 in.
$1,000-1,500
764.
Jade Mountain, China, both sides deeply carved in relief with a rocky
mountain, two scholars and attendant, pine trees, and courtyard
buildings, stone of pale celadon color, ht. 9 1/4 in.
$2,000-3,000
765.
Jade Mountain, China, depicting three figures, a house and a tree on
one side, two deer and pine trees on rocks on the other side, stone of
white-gray color with russet marking and white inclusions, ht. 7 in.
$20,000-25,000
766.
Jade Hook with Stand, China, a horned dragons head carved in relief
confronts a chilong crouched along the body, stone of pale celadon
color, lg. 6 in.
$2,000-3,000
767.
Jade Carving, China, two fish leaping up a waterfall, stone of pale
greenish color, Yong Zheng Yu Zhi mark at the base, lg. 6 in.
$1,000-1,500
768.
Pair of Jade Bracelets, China, stone of translucent apple green color
with inclusions, dia. 3 1/4 in.
$400-600
769.
Jade Vase with Wood Stand, China, flattened archaic shape, the body
carved in relief with a pair of scrolling chilong on the front and back,
handles at the body with lion mask suspended with loose rings, the
neck with dragon masks suspending loose rings and supporting a link
chain hung to a hook on the stand, lion-form cover finial, stone of dark
green color with dark markings, ht. 6 1/2 in.
$600-800
770.
Jade Vase and Cover, China, carved in shallow relief with a pine tree,
rocks, and cranes on one side, palm trees and deer on the other side,
with ram-mask loose-ring handles, the domed cover and finial with
foliate motif, stone of pale green color, ht. 10 1/2 in.
$1,200-1,800
771.
Two Jade Carvings, China, one carved with a lingzhi branch and a
pangolin, stone of green color with russet markings and inclusions, lg.
2; the other a lingzhi, a peacock, and a bamboo branch, stone of green
color with russet markings and inclusions, lg. 1 3/4 in.
$300-500
772.
Three Jade Bracelets, China, exteriors carved in relief with scrolling
leaves, one stone of pale celadon color, one pale celadon color with
apple green markings, and one with celadon color with dark green
markings, each dia. 2 1/2 in.
$500-700
773.
Four Jade Bracelets, China, one stone of translucent white color
with green markings and inclusions, dia. 2 3/4, one semi-translucent
pale celadon color with apple green markings and inclusions, dia. 2
1/2, one semi-translucent celadon color with dark green markings and
inclusions, dia. 3 1/4, and one semi-translucent white with minor green
markings and inclusions, dia. 3 in.
$600-800
774.
Jade Carving, China, depicting a shenshou with wings, stone of pale
celadon color, lg. 2 in.
$200-300
775.
Jade Carving, China, one depicting two boys playing on the back of an
elephant, white stone, lg. 2 1/2 in.
$300-500
776.
Two Jade Carvings, China, one depicting two curling chilong, stone
of pale celadon color with dark markings, lg. 2; one depicting a boy
holding a ingot, stone of pale celadon color, lg. 2 in.
$300-500
777.
Two Jade Carvings, China, one depicting a kneeling deer, stone of
pale celadon color with russet markings, lg. 2 1/4; one depicting a
mandarin duck, white stone with russet markings, lg. 2 1/4 in.
$300-500
778.
Jade Recumbent Ram, China, stone of celadon, white, and gray with
black and russet markings, lg. 4 1/2 in.
$800-1,200
779.
Jade Bowl, China, with a lingzhi-shaped handle, stone of pale gray
color with russet and black markings and inclusions, dia. 3 1/4 in.
$300-500
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780.
Carved Jade Vase, China, 18th/19th century, surface carved with
pine trees, mountains, a crane, and a horse, stone of pale celadon with
apple green markings, ht. 8 1/4 in.
$1,200-1,800
781.
Jade Brush Pot, China, detailed carving depicting a scene with pine
trees, a bridge, a house in the mountains, and three scholars looking
at a scroll, stone of dark green color with darker markings, gilded four-
character Qian Long Nian Zhi mark at the base, ht. 7 in.
$1,000-1,500
782.
Two Jade Carvings, China, one depicting a curving archaic-style
chilong, white stone with black markings, lg. 2 3/4, one pendant with
scrolling cloud, white stone with russet markings, lg. 3 in.
$300-500
783.
Jade Ring, China, stone of pale celadon color, dia. 1 in.
$500-700
784.
Jade Kuan Yin, China, 19th century, standing on a lotus throne with
one hand holding a lotus branch, the other hand in the wish fulfilling
mudra, stone of pale greenish-gray color, ht. 7 1/2 in.
$1,500-2,500
785.
Jade Incense Holder, China, carved in low relief with a landscape
scene with a scholar, pine trees, and a bird, stone of greenish-gray
color, with a spinach-green jade stand, ht. 8 1/4 in.
$2,000-3,000
786.
Jade Vase with Cover, China, flattened hu-shape, taotie motif on both
sides, a pair of chilong scrolling handles, the cover with a knop, semi-
translucent stone of pale white color with russet markings and opaque
white inclusions, ht. 7 1/2 in.
$4,000-6,000
787.
Jade Vase, China, compressed zun-shape, bulbous body rising to a
wide flared foliate mouth, barbed edges extending sections from the
splayed foot, with a pair of elephant-head handles with loose rings at
the neck, stone of semi-translucent pale greenish-gray color, ht. 6 in.
$1,000-1,500
788.
Jade Vase with Cover, China, 20th century, depicting a scene carved
in relief with pine tree, rocks, a boat, and figures, with four-character
mark at the neck, with a pair of flower form loose-ring handles, domed
cover with a lotus bud finial, stone of celadon-white-gray color with
black and brown markings, with cover ht. 12 in.
$3,000-5,000
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788
787
786
785
789.
Jade Vase and Cover with Wood Stand, China, flattened pear-
shape, rising from a short spreading foot, both sides carved in high
relief around the exterior with plum flower branches, the cover carved
as deeply hollowed flower branches, the stone of pale green color with
white inclusions, with cover ht. 8 in.
$1,000-1,500
790.
Jade Vase and Cover, China, flattened baluster form, carved in
high relief with plum flower branches, loose rings on floriform handles
connected to the leaf-shape handles on the cover by chain links, stone
of celadon color, ht. 8 in.
$1,000-1,500
791.
Jade Vase with Wood Stand, China, hu-shape, carved in shallow relief
with scrolling lotus flowers and leaves, with a short splayed foot, domed
cover and finial with foliate motif, with taotie scroll handles, stone of
semi-translucent pale celadon color, ht. 12 in., with stand.
$3,000-5,000
792.
Jade Vase with Cover, China, flattened pear-shape, carved in shallow
relief with a dragon, elephant loop handles suspending loose rings,
cover with a knop finial, stone of pale green color with russet markings,
ht. 8 in.
$800-1,200
793.
Jade Vase, China, hu-shape, carved in shallow relief with scrolling lotus
flowers and leaves, with reverse S-curve handles, the domed cover with
a rectangular finial, stone of pale celadon color, ht. 9 in.
$2,000-3,000
794.
Jade Bracelet, China, exterior engraved and carved with yunwen,
white stone, dia. 3 1/4 in.
$400-600
795.
Jade Carving, China, depicting a crouching pig, stone of pale green
color, lg. 2 1/4 in.
$300-500
796.
Three Jade Plaques, China, one carved in relief with General Guan
Yu riding a horse and holding a weapon, white stone, lg. 3; one
rectangular, carved in shallow relief with two figures, houses, a willow
tree, and mountains, stone of celadon color, lg. 3; and one lock-shape,
depicting a flower, carved Chang Min Fu Gui at the back, stone of
pale celadon color with russet markings, lg. 3 in.
$500-700
797.
Jade Kuan Yin, China, 19th century, seated on a lotus throne in
the lotus position, with a water bottle in both hands, stone of semi-
translucent pale gray color, ht. 6 in.
$1,000-1,500
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793
792
791
790
789
798.
Jade Carving, China, depicting a lion walking on the clouds, stone of
pale celadon color with russet markings, lg. 2 3/4 in.
$1,200-1,800
799.
Jade Carving, China, 19th/20th century, depicting a recumbent ram
with legs tucked beneath itself, stone of brown, yellow, and pale green
color with inclusions, lg. 4 1/4 in.
$2,500-3,500
800.
Jadeite Fan, 20th century, fan shape depicting in low relief an Immortal
drinking from a libation cup, a bird overhead with prayer beads in his
beak, stone of pale lavender and pale apple green, lg. 11 3/4 in.
$400-600
801.
Jade Cup, China, leaf shape, with small C-shaped handle to one side
suspending a thin loose ring, with three feet, stone of celadon color, lg.
7 in.
$1,000-1,500
802.
Eight Jade Plaques with Wood Case, China, finely incised regular
script calligraphy on both said, a Five-character poem Lan Tian Shan
Shi Men Jing She by Wang Wei, stone of green color, each 1/2 x 2 x
2 3/4 in.
$1,000-1,500
803.
Jade Bracelet, China, composed of fifteen beads, green stones with
dark markings, lg. 4 in.
$300-500
804.
Malachite Vase and Cover, China, 20th century, depicting birds and
flowers in high relief on the vase and cover, ht. 10 1/2 in.
$700-900
805.
Three Jade Items, China, carved in relief, depicting flowers, stone of
pale celadon color, lg. 2, 2 1/2, 3 in.
$600-800
806.
Jadeite Plaque, China, 20th century, oval shape in high relief with birds
and branching kumquats, stone of white and apple green color, ht. 8 in.
$2,000-4,000
807.
Jade Carving, China, depicting a lotus leaf with two frogs, stone of
pale celadon color with inclusions, lg. 4 1/2 in.
$500-700
808.
Jade Carving, China, depicting a phoenix and a dragon, stone of pale
celadon color with russet markings, lg. 5 in.
$1,200-1,800
809.
Jade Carving, China, depicting two small children on a big leaf, stone
of pale celadon color with inclusions, lg. 4 1/2 in.
$1,000-1,500
810.
Jade Case, China, hollow carving of flowers and leaves on the cover,
stone of celadon color, lg. 4 1/4 in.
$800-1,200
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812
811
810
808
809
807
811.
Jade Carving, China, depicting an animal turning its head to the left
and resting on its left leg, holding a lingzhi branch in its mouth, stone of
pale white color, with stand, lg. 2 1/2 in.
$300-500
812.
Jade Carving, China, depicting three men rowing a boat under
overarching pines, the stone of pale celadon color, lg. 4 7/8 in.
$300-500
813.
Three Jade Carvings, China, one depicting two children playing, lg.
2; one depicting a chanchu seated on top of a coin, lg. 2 1/2; and one
depicting two children climbing a bamboo shoot, lg. 2 1/2 in.; stones of
pale celadon color.
$500-700
814.
Two Jade Pendants, China, one depicting a child holding a lingzhi
branch on one side, seal script character on the other side, lg. 2; and a
round pendant pierced and carved in relief with flowers and rings, dia. 2
in.; stones of pale celadon color.
$900-1,200
815.
Three Jade Items, China, a plaque carved in relief with a child
holding a lingzhi and a bat on one side, the other side with seal script
characters, lg. 2; a plaque with two figures and a rock, lg. 1 3/4; and a
carving of a crouching chilong, lg. 3 in.; stones of pale celadon color.
$700-900
816.
Two Wood or Jade Pendants, China, one rectangular shape with
round edges, carved in relief with a scholar and an attendant, lg. 2 1/4;
one depicting a dragon with bats and ling on one side, the other side
with a bird, attached to a bead necklace, lg. 2 in.
$700-900
817.
Three Jade Carvings, China, stones of pale celadon color, one
depicting a monkey climbing a gourd, lg. 3, one depicting a dragon and
Buddhas hand, lg. 3; one depicting an animal and a flower, lg. 2 1/2 in.
$600-800
818.
Jadeite Vase, China, 20th century, depicting a mountain with a pavilion
and a scholar crossing a bridge beneath a waterfall, stone of pale green
color, ht. 6 in.
$500-700
819.
Four Jade Carvings, China, stones of pale celadon color, a house, lg.
2; a peach and an animal, lg. 1 1/2; one depicting two figures seated
on a lotus leaf, lg. 2; and one depicting a lingzhi branch and fruit, lg. 1
1/2 in.
$500-700
820.
Three Archaic-style Items, China, a jade carving of a chilong, stone of
semi-translucent white color with solid white markings and inclusions,
lg. 2 1/2; a stone carving of a cicada, stone of gray color with dark
markings, lg. 3; and a stone carving of two chilong, white stone with
russet markings and inclusions, lg. 3 in.
$800-1,200
821.
Jade Mountain, China, depicting a mountain scene with pine trees, a
house, three figures, and two deer, stone of pale greenish-gray color
with russet markings and inclusions, ht. 5 in.
$1,500-2,500
822.
Jade Mountain, China, depicting four figures in a boat on a river on
one side, a house on the rocks with pine trees on the other, stone of
celadon color with russet markings, lg. 7 in.
$10,000-12,000
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823
822 821
823.
Carved Jade Figural Group, China, depicting six figures under a big
rock with a pine tree, stone of pale gray color with inclusions, lg. 4 in.
$1,200-1,800
824.
Jade Carving, China, naturalistically carved and hollowed, depicting
Buddhas hand with scrolling fingers, peach and pomegranate sprays
in high relief with two monkeys eating pomegranates, stone of pale
greenish-white color, ht. 7 in.
$3,000-5,000
825.
Carved Jade Kuan Yin, China, depicted holding a scroll in one hand
and prayer beads in the other, stone of semi-translucent pale greenish-
gray color with inclusions, ht. 7 in.
$1,500-2,000
826.
Jade Carving, China, depicting a sage holding a bowl with both hands,
wearing a flowing robe, stone of pale greenish-gray color, ht. 5 1/2 in.
$1,200-1,800
827.
Jade Buddha, China, 18th/19th century, standing figure of
Shakyamuni, white stone with russet markings, ht. 6 3/8 in.
$800-1,200
828.
Jadeite Carving, China, 20th century, depicting a dragon fish rising
from waves, seashells and fish, stone of celadon color with lavender
and apple green markings, ht. 7 in.
$1,500-2,500
829.
Five Jade Plaques, China, one round, depicting figures, flowers, and
jixiang, dia. 2; three oval, depicting figures, lg. 2 (2), 2 1/2; and one
depicting fu and shou, lg. 2 in.; stones of pale celadon color.
$500-700
830.
Three Jade Items, China, a pair of archaic yu pei, carved in relief
with two S-curved chilong, stone of pale celadon color, lg. 5 1/2;
and a carving of an O-shaped chilong, stone of gray color with black
markings, lg. 2 3/4 in.
$700-900
831.
Jade Pendant with Diamonds, China, carved in relief with two
monkeys with a peach, stone of semi-translucent apple green color with
inclusions, dia. 2 1/2 in.
$2,000-3,000
832.
Nine Small Jade Pieces, China, a bamboo branch, a monkey, two
melons, a gourd, four beans, two stones of pale celadon color, four
dark green, two apple green, and one celadon, approx. lg. 1 in.
$300-500
833.
Jade Mountain on a Wood Base, China, carved and pierced to the
front face with rocks, houses, vine, lotus leaves, pine trees, and a figure
pushing a cart on a single-plank bridge, stone of pale celadon color
with some yellow markings and white inclusions, ht. 10 in.
$1,000-1,500
834.
Jade Mountain, China, depicting houses, a pine tree and a figure
playing musical instrument guzheng, white stone with inclusions, ht. 7
in.
$500-700
835.
Jade and Wood Ruyi Scepter, China, 19th century, the plain arched
shaft mounted with three white jade plaques, the head with a dragon,
the center with a peach, the terminal with a peach branch, white stone
with inclusions, lg. 20 in.
$400-600
836.
Jade Brush Pot, China, a set of three bamboo-shaped brush pots,
depicting two bamboo plants, flowers, and two birds at the front, lg. 11
1/2 in.
$200-400
837.
Jade Mountain, China, 20th century, depicting in high relief an
Immortal leaning on his staff beneath a pine tree, the stone of celadon
color, ht. 7 3/4 in.
$2,000-4,000
838.
Jadeite Carving, China, 20th century, depicting a large seashell with
high relief crabs, sea berries, and seaweed, white stone with apple
green and russet markings, ht. 9 in.
$2,000-3,000
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839.
Three Jade Items, China, a bracelet, exterior engraved and carved
with yunwen, white stone, dia. 3 1/4; a cong, exterior carved in relief
with an archaic pattern, stone of pale celadon color, lg. 4 1/2; and an
archaic-shape carving, surface with taotie in relief, two drilled holes,
stone of reddish-gray color with inclusions, lg. 3 in.
$300-500
840.
Archaic-style Jade Pendant, China, rectangular shape with rounded
corners, depicting scrolling archaic patterns, white stone, lg. 5 in.
$400-600
841.
Jade Plaque, China, carved in relief with a figure carrying a ruyi and a
weapon on one side, the other side with a ruyi branch, stone of pale
celadon color, lg. 2 1/2 in.
$2,000-3,000
842.
Jade Huan, China, relief carving of a scrolling dragon with yunwen,
stone of pale celadon color, dia. 3 in.
$1,000-1,500
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842
844
845
840
827
826 825
843
843.
Jade Pendant, China, carved as a scrolling S-shaped chilong, stone of
pale green color with minor russet markings, lg. 2 3/4 in.
$3,000-5,000
844.
Jade Wrist Rest, China, depicting a bamboo stalk with a branch, the
back detailed in low relief with scrolling clouds near the edge, stone of
pale celadon color with minor russet markings, lg. 5 in.
$1,800-2,200
845.
Jade Scepter, China, depicting a lingzhi branch, surmounted with two
small bats at the edge of terminal, stone of pale celadon color with
minor russet markings, lg. 8 3/4 in.
$500-700
846.
Green Glazed Horseman, China, 19th century, Ming-style seated
warrior on a caparisoned horse, ht. 12 in.
$200-300
847.
Jade Carving, China, 19th century, depicting a standing Immortal on a
carved wooden stand, stone of dark green color, ht. 6 in.
$400-600
848.
Labradorite Elephant, China, 20th century, standing on all four legs
with its trunk elevated, the stone of olive green and opal color, lg. 11 in.
$1,200-1,800
849.
Labradorite Elephant, China, 20th century, standing with its trunk
elevated, the stone of olive green and opal color, lg. 9 in.
$800-1,200
850.
Jade Tree, China, depicting peony flowers made of white jade, the
leaves a dark green color, with a cloisonn flowerpot, depicting cranes
on two sides, with gilt rim and foot, ht. 23 1/2 in.
$500-700
851.
Jade Carving with Wood Stand, China, depicting a seated foo dog,
white stone with inclusions, lg. 3 in.
$300-500
852.
Jade Archers Ring, China, engraved with a calligraphy poem, with
Qian Long Nian Zhi mark, with two seals, white stone, dia. 1 1/2 in.
$2,000-3,000
853.
Jade Carving, China, depicting a lion and a cub, one holding a lingzhi
branch in its mouth, stone of pale celadon color, lg. 2 1/2 in.
$7,000-9,000
854.
Jade Carving, China, depicting a crouching dog, white stone with
russet markings and inclusions, dia. 2 1/2 in.
$1,000-1,500
855.
Jade Carving, China, depicting a seated lion, stone of celadon color
with russet markings and inclusions, lg. 3 1/4 in.
$2,000-3,000
856.
Jade Ruyi Scepter, China, 18th/19th century, the head terminal with
carved inscription by a military official, carving of a chilong at the handle,
stone of russet and pale greenish-gray color, lg. 11 1/2 in.
$800-1,200
857.
Jade Carving, China, depicting a chilong turning its head sharply
backwards, stone of pale celadon color, lg. 2 1/2 in.
$400-600
858.
Three Jade Items, China, a carving of an animal on wood stand, green
stone, ht. 1; and two rectangular relief carved lamp finials, stones of
green and gray color, lg. 2 in.
$300-400
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851
854
855
853
852
859.
Jade Pendant, China, depicting a bat and plant, stone of pale celadon
color with russet markings, dia. 2 in.
$400-600
860.
Jade Pendant, China, carved in relief with Buddha in a mountain scene
with pine trees, white stone, lg. 3 in.
$400-600
861.
Jade Figure, China, 19th/20th century, depicting a woman holding a
Guzheng musical instrument with both hands, stone of pale celadon
color with dark markings, ht. 7 1/2 in.
$600-800
862.
Scholars Rock and Jade Mountain, China, 20th century, small
turquoise mountain with malachite deposits, with stand, lg. 6; and a
jade boulder depicting two scholars playing a board game in high relief,
stone of pale celadon color with russet markings, lg. 5 5/8 in.
$250-350
863.
Jade Carving, China, depicting a recumbent mythical animal with its
head turned, stone of pale green-gray celadon color, lg. 2 1/2 in.
$200-300
864.
Jade Bracelet, China, exterior carved in relief with three bats, scrolling
leaves and coins, stone of pale celadon color with apple green
markings, lg. 3 in.
$1,000-1,500
865.
No lot.
866.
Six Carved Serpentine Tea Ware Items, China, 20th century, a large
teapot and four smaller teapots, each in a yellow-green with russet
veins; with an oval tray, ht. 4 7/8 in.
$100-150
867.
Jade Pendant, China, rectangular, depicting two children on one side,
seal script character on the other, stone of pale celadon color, lg. 2 1/2
in.
$250-350
868.
Three Jade Pendants, China, one round, carved four-character
Chang Min Fu Gui mark on one side, Jin Yu Man Tang on the other,
stone of very pale celadon color, lg. 2 1/2; another round, carved in
relief and pierced, dia. 2; and one oval, carved in shallow relief with a
seated Kuan Yin, stone of apple green color, lg. 2 in.
$250-350
869.
Six Jade Carvings, China, five round pendants, stone of pale celadon
color, dia. 2 1/4, 2 (2), 2 1/2 (2), and one depicting the face of an
animal, lg. 2 1/2 in.
$200-300
870.
Jade Plaque, China, depicting an animal and leaves, stone of pale
celadon color with russet markings, lg. 4 in.
$200-300
871.
Jade Teapot, China, 20th century, depicting a dragon spout with an
applied lotus blossom with a small frog on top, stone of pale green
color with apple green markings, lg. 5 1/4 in.
$1,500-2,500
872.
Jade Teapot, China, 20th century, depicting fish, lotus and tendrils and
flowers with a frog finial to the cover, stone of pale lavender color with
apple green markings, lg. 4 7/8 in.
$1,200-1,800
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856
873.
Jade Carving with Wood Stand, China, carved in relief with a figure
holding a goose and coin, stone of pale celadon color with some yellow
and russet markings and inclusions, lg. 4 in.
$1,000-1,500
874.
Jade Belt Buckle in Lacquered Box, China, the hook formed as an
archaic-style dragons head, stone of pale greenish color, lg. 2 3/4 in.
$400-600
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879 (partial)
875.
Four Jade Items, China, a bangle, white stone with minor russet
markings, dia. 3; a crouched chilong, its mouth attached to a necklace,
stone of pale celadon color, lg. 1 1/2; a peanut, stone of apple green
color with dark markings, lg. 1 1/4; and a pendant, oval, depicting a
curling chilong, stone of pale celadon color with apple green markings,
lg. 2 in.
$500-700
876.
Jade Plaque, China, rectangular, drilled as a pendant, one side
depicting a scholar and a child and a pine tree, the other side
calligraphy, white stone, 2 x 1/2 in.
$500-700
877.
Jade Buckle, China, the hook carved as dragons head, stone of pale
celadon color, lg. 4 1/4 in.
$200-300
878.
Jadeite Carving, China, 20th century, depicting birds and various
chrysanthemum clusters in high relief, stone of white, green, and
lavender color, ht. 13 in.
$1,500-2,500
879.
Buddhist Jade Sutra Book and Ten Inkstones in a Case, China,
19th century, the Juan Xia, second volume, comprising eight pages
front and back, the front wood cover carved with two dragons and
clouds, the title of the sutra Yu Zhi Fo Shuo Tai Zi He Xiu Jing
(Documentary About The Conversation Between the Prince and the
Buddha), the back cover with a dragon, cloud and a jewel, with a Qian
Long Yu Zhi mark, each page embedded with dark green jade with
yellowish-gray markings, with gilt seal script characters, first page with
two dragons and the title of the Sutra, the last two pages with eight
seals, depicting Kuan Yin seated on a lotus base, holding a bowl, 9
x 5 1/2; inkstone case cover with Shi Da Gao Seng, with one seal,
each depicting a monk with gold pigment on one side, the other with
inscription and one seal, inkstone of red, yellow, green, white, and blue,
8 1/2 x 11 1/2 in.
$1,800-2,000
880.
Jade Covered Jar, China, carved in relief with a pair of scrolling
dragons in pursuit of pearls, with chilong handles, a lion seated on the
cover, stone of gray-celadon color, ht. 5 in.
$400-600
881.
Jade Brush Pot, China, depicting two figures under a pine tree in the
mountains, on three feet, stone of celadon color with russet inclusions,
ht. 4 in.
$500-700
882.
Jade Cup, China, supported on a short foot, flanked by two
confronting clambering chilong, their bodies forming the handles, stone
of celadon color, lg. 3 1/4 in.
$500-700
883.
Pair of Jade Seals with a Wood Box, China, each with carving of a
standing chilong on the seal, white stone, lg. 2 1/2, 1 3/4 in.
$500-700
884.
Jade Carving with Wood Stand, China, seated figure of Kuan Yin in
the royal ease pose, with downcast eyes and benevolent expression,
green stone, ht. 3 in.
$500-700
885.
Jade Fang Ding, China, rectangular archaic-style form carved in relief
with taotie on four sides, with two handles and four feet, four-character
Qian Long Nian Zhi mark on the base, stone of dark green color, ht.
7 in.
$600-800
886.
Two Jade Carvings with a Stand and a Wood Box, China, depicting
a chilong turning its head around and holding a cup on its back, the
cup with taotie carving, with a chilong shape handle, stone of celadon
color with white inclusion, ht. 4 1/2 in.
$300-400
887.
Twenty-four Stone Items, China, three soapstone ingots, a soapstone
plaque, eleven stone pendants, and nine stone and jade carvings, lg.
approx. 3 in.
$2,000-3,000
888.
Four Stone Items, China, two round pendants each with a bat at the
top, lg. 1 1/2, 1 1/4; a carving of a bean, lg. 2; and a leaf, lg. 2 in.; all
stones of apple green color.
$400-600
889.
Soapstone Vase, China, carved in high relief with lotus flower and
leaves, stone of gray color with russet markings, ht. 7 in.
$800-1,200
890.
Hardstone Carving, China, depicting an animal with a peanut, stone of
pale yellow color, lg. 4 in.
$600-800
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891.
Stone Carving with Wood Stand, China, depicting a monk with his
hands clasped together, his robes finely incised with lotus roundels,
clouds, and flower clusters, imbedded with semi-precious stones, two-
character cursive signature to back, ht. 4 in. with stand.
$3,000-5,000
892.
Lapis Lazuli Carving with Stand, China, depicting a standing Hoitei
Buddha, holding a branch in his left hand, ht. 7 in.
$2,000-3,000
893.
Stone Carving, China, depicting Kuan Yin seated in the royal ease
pose, holding a ruyi in her right hand, yellow stone, lg. 4 in.
$1,200-1,800
894.
Hardstone Carving, China, depicting a seat monk with a frog, stone of
yellow color with russet markings, lg. 5 in.
$2,000-3,000
895.
Lapis Lazuli Carving, China, depicting a happy Hoitei Buddha holding
a ruyi scepter, lg. 2 1/2 in.
$200-300
896.
Shoushan Stone Buddha with Wood Stand, China, carving of a
seated Buddha holding a ball in his left hand, stone of yellow-orange
color, ht. 2 1/2 in.
$150-250
897.
Shoushan Seal, China, carving of a seated foo dog on the top, stone
of dark orange-red color, lg. 2 in.
$200-300
898.
Shoushan Carving, China, depicting a seated animal, stone of dark
orange-red color, lg. 2 in.
$200-300
899.
Stone Carving with Wood Stand, China, depicting Shoulao holding a
peach branch with both hands, stone of yellow and black color, lg. 4
in., with stand.
$500-800
900.
Lapis Lazuli Jar with Cover, China, Mughal-style, flattened baluster
shape, the body and cover carved in relief with scrolling lotus flowers
and leaves, elephant-head handles suspending loose rings, the domed
cover with a lotus-bud finial, ht. 14 in.
$500-700
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891
892
893
894
901.
Malachite Carving with Wood Stand, China, depicting eight
Immortals, lg. 6 1/2 in.
$400-600
902.
Shou Shan Stone Block, China, stone of yellow color with inclusions,
lg. 2 3/4 in.
$1,500-2,500
903.
Shoushan Stone Carving, China, finely carved in relief with scholars
and Immortals in a landscape, smooth polish, stone of yellow color with
orange inclusions, with lobo wen and white veins, ht. 4 in.
$600-800
904.
Six Shoushan Seals with a Wood Case, China, each with two
characters at the bottom, stone of yellowish-orange color, each lg. 1 in.
$300-500
905.
Three Seals, China, one with a lion seated on the top, with four seal
characters at the bottom, yellow stone, lg. 2; and two square, each
with carved inscription on the sides and with four seal characters at the
bottom, both lg. 1 3/4 in.
$300-500
906.
Shoushan Seal with Wood Stand, China, depicting an old man
standing by a tree, stone of yellowish-orange color, lg. 2 in.
$200-300
907.
Three Shoushan Stone Seals with Stands and Case, China, all
depicting mountain scenes with houses, stone of yellow color, some
with inclusions, lg. 2 1/2 (2), 3 in.
$200-300
908.
Shoushan Stone, China, carved Wang Wenzhi Seal, with four-
character mark at the base, stone of brown color with inclusions, lg. 2
in.
$500-800
909.
Four Shoushan Stones, China, each carved in shallow relief with
landscape, stone of yellow color with inclusions, each lg. 2 in.
$3,000-5,000
910.
Soapstone Carving, China, depicting scholars and Immortals in a
landscape with pine trees, stone of pale yellow color with some russet
markings, lg. 4 in.
$300-500
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903
902
911.
Soapstone Seal, China, carving of a lion seated on the seal, carved
Da Qian at the bottom, stone of pale orange color, ht. 3 in.
$700-900
912.
Shoushan Seal with Wood Box, China, a carved seated lion on top
of the seal, stone of yellow color with red markings, with two seal script
characters at the base, lg. 1 1/2 in.
$500-700
913.
Rock Crystal Pagoda, China, 18th century, two gold repouss plaques
depicting Sakumuni attached to the front and back, incised double lotus
base, hexagonal roof with bird finial, repouss gold plaque attached to
base with inscription: a gift from Master Monk Shangjing in April, tenth
year of Kangxi (1672), ht. 7 5/8 in.
$2,500-3,500
914.
Two Seals, China, one depicting a lion seated on the top, with four seal
characters at the bottom, stone of red color, lg. 2, one shoushan stone,
depicting two figures, with two seal characters at the bottom, stone of
yellow color, lg. 2 in.
$300-500
915.
Rock Crystal Carving, China, 20th century, depicting a head of
cabbage, the stone of great clarity with few inclusions, lg. 8 5/8 in.
$300-500
916.
Silver Jar and Stand, China, early 20th century, the bulbous body with
repouss decoration of writhing dragons amidst clouds, carved wood
stand, mark to the base, ht. 3 in.
$250-350
917.
Silver Repouss, Coral, and Turquoise Necklace, China, 19th
century, the silver ruyi-head pendant depicting court ladies surrounded
with flowers, butterflies, and birds, the key-fret border with reserves of
birds and flowers, suspended from two carved silver ruyi-head beads
attached to a string of coral and turquoise beads alternating with carved
silver beads, lg. 21 1/2 in.
$500-700
918.
Export Silver Bowl, China, 19th/20th century, overall openwork
depicting dragons and pearls, marks to base, dia. 4 7/8 in.
$800-1,200
919.
Two Pieces of Silver, Japan, 19th/20th century, a covered bowl with
high relief scrolling iris and leaves, and a deep bowl with foliated rim
depicting high relief iris and leaves, marks to base, dia. 3 3/8, 4 3/4 in.
$600-800
920.
Coral Carving with Stand, China, depicting Kuan Yin standing on a
lotus base, salmon color, lg. 4 in.
$1,500-2,500
921.
Coral Carving with Wood Stand, China, two branches, depicting a
seated Kuan Yin and birds, salmon color, lg. 4 in.
$300-500
922.
Coral Carving and Wood Stand, China, depicting Kuan Yin on a lotus
base, holding a child, pine trees and bamboo at her back, ht. 6 in.
$700-900
923.
Coral Carving with Stand, China, depicting peach branches, salmon
color, lg. 3 1/2 in.
$800-1,200
924.
Coral Carving with Wood Stand, China, depicting a woman with a
flower beach coming from her back, pale salmon color, lg. 9 1/2 in.
$500-700
925.
Coral Carving with Wood Stand, China, depicting two women, a
basket with flowers, and two birds, lg. 5 in.
$200-300
926.
Coral Carving and Wood Stand, China, depicting two birds on a
branch with flowers and leaves, salmon color, lg. 4 in.
$200-300
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913
927.
Coral Carving with Wood Stand, China, depicting two children, two
dogs, and a tree branch with fruit, salmon color, lg. 4 in.
$2,000-3,000
928.
Agate Bi Pendant Necklace with Case, China, round, dia. 2 1/2 in.
$600-800
929.
Purple Glass Pendant, China, carved as a bell shape, attached to a
necklace, lg. 1 in.
$300-500
930.
Soapstone Seal, China, depicting a landscape with pine trees and
small children, carving of seal characters at the base, stone of orange-
red color, ht. 9 in.
$400-600
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930
932
933
931
920
921
922
923
931.
Chicken Bone Jade Washer, China, round, hollowed carving of an
S-curved dragon in the center, stone of creamy white color with russet
and black veins, dia. 6 1/2 in.
$700-900
931A.
Soapstone Carving and Stand, China, depicting a shenshou turning
its head to another one on its back, stone of dark brown color, lg. 5 in.
$500-700
932.
Soapstone Carving, China, depicting a luohan supporting a bird in his
upraised hands, ht. 5 in.
$500-800
933.
Shoushan Stone Carving and Wood Stand, China, depicting
Hoitei Buddha seated on the back of a shengshou and three children
playing with fireworks, stone of yellow color with russet markings and
inclusions, lg. 7 in.
$1,000-1,500
934.
Agate Fishbowl with Wood Stand, China, depicting a group of bats
and clouds, leaf-shape stand, ht. 5 in.
$800-1,200
935.
Shoushan Stone with Wood Stand, China, depicting a landscape with
a house, stone of yellow-orange color, lg. 2 1/2 in.
$200-300
936.
Soapstone Censer, China, supported on four cloud-shape feet, with
dragon mask handles suspending loose rings, with lotus finial with four
rings, stone of gray color with dark markings and inclusions, ht. 6 in.
$200-300
937.
Soapstone Brush Pot, China, depicting two birds on bamboo
branches, with seal script calligraphy carving, stone of greenish-gray
color with russet markings, ht. 4 1/2 in.
$300-500
938.
Peking Glass Brush Pot, China, depicting red goldfish, carp, and birds
on a yellow background, ht. 4 1/2 in.
$500-800
939.
Piece of Turquoise with Wood Stand, China, stone of brown and
green color, ht. 4 in.
$300-500
940.
Soapstone Brush Pot, China, carved in relief with a mountain, houses,
trees, figures, and a river, stone of gray color with dark markings and
inclusions, ht. 5 in.
$400-600
941.
Soapstone Carving with Wood Stand, China, carved of relief with
figures seated at a table, pine tree and houses with stairs in the
mountain, stone of yellow-gray color, ht. 7 in.
$800-1,200
942.
Carved Agate Mountain with Stand, China, depicting two figures,
houses, and pine trees, stone with red and yellow inclusions, ht. 4 in.
$700-900
943.
Two Stone Carvings, China, one depicting a seated Buddha holding
lingzhi and yuanbao in his hands, lg. 3 1/2; one depicting a standing
Buddha holding a leaf in one hand, lg. 4 in.; stones of pale greenish-
gray color with some applied green markings.
$1,000-1,500
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944
944.
Hardwood Compound Cabinet, China, 18th/19th century, in two
parts, each with two doors with burl inlay, rectangular metal hardware,
ht. 105 1/4, wd. 34 3/4, dp. 24 3/4 in.
$2,000-4,000
945.
Burl Display Stand, China, 20th century, a natural burl, the roots
forming the base, the highly polished top with areas of inlaid resin, ht.
12 3/4, wd. 40 1/8, dp. 22 1/4 in.
$600-800
946.
Pair of Hongmu Display Cupboards, China, 18th century, the top
section of one shelf with three open sides, each cupboard fitted with
numerous smaller drawers and cupboards, finely pierced with geometric
diapers and carved with coiled archaic scrolls, fitted with delicately
chased white brass mounts, the drawer pulls in the form of twin fish,
the wood with a mellow patina, light tube set inside the top shelf, ht.
55, lg. 35 1/2, dp. 13 3/4 in.
Provenance: Ex Spink & Son Limited; descended in the estate of a
Cambridge, Massachusetts, and New York City academic family.
$1,500-3,000
947.
Low Huanghuali Table, China, 18th century, single panel top with
reverse S-curved feet depicting an acanthus leaf, ht. 12 7/8, wd. 36
1/2, dp. 21 5/8 in.
$2,000-3,000
948.
Pair of Mother-of-pearl-inlaid Chairs, China, 19th/20th century, the
square, pierced splat with circular medallion depicting a shou character
surrounded by a deer and scrolling flowers and leaves, the splat, arms,
legs, and apron depicting flowers and leaves inlaid with mother-of-pearl,
ht. 39 1/4, wd. 24 3/8, dp. 18 3/4 in.
$700-900
949.
Narrow Rectangular Huanghuali Table, China, 18th/19th century, the
top split into two single boards, with horse-hoof feet on corner legs,
arm braces to four sides, ht. 32 3/4, wd. 36 5/8, dp. 15 3/8 in.
$800-1,200
157 online bidding at www.skinnerinc.com
946
950.
Hardwood Display Cabinet, China, 19th/20th century, in two
sections, the top with shelves behind two doors with brass hardware
and openwork depicting figural reserves and scrolling stylized chilong,
inserted glass panels to the sides of the top, ht. 59 1/2, wd. 40 1/2, dp.
11 7/8 in.
$1,000-1,500
951.
Rosewood Side Table, China, 18th/19th century, the top a single
board with everted flanges, the apron a single piece of wood depicting
an abstract dragon ending in a dragon head beneath the flanges, the
sides with openwork dragon and cloud panels, ht. 35 1/8, wd. 70 3/4,
dp. 15 1/2 in.
$4,000-6,000
952.
Huanghuali Dressing Table, China, 18th/19th century, single-board
top, the apron holds a single drawer with a metal pull depicting two
stylized fish on either side of two reverse S-curves, the legs slightly
splayed, end with a stretcher, each foot ending with a key-fret design,
ht. 31 1/2, wd. 44 1/4, dp. 15 1/8 in.
$1,500-2,500
953.
Two Rosewood and Marble Stands, China, 19th century, the apron
depicting scrolling lotus and tendrils below a square black marble inset,
the claw-and-ball feet bracing a square shelf, ht. 32 7/8, wd. 8 7/8, dp.
8 7/8 in.
$200-300
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950
954.
Rosewood Marble-inset Stand, China, 19th/20th century, tall and
narrow with tapering legs supporting a lower shelf, the apron and upper
section of the legs with high relief scrolling prunus, stylized dragon feet,
ht. 37, dia. 11 in.
$300-500
955.
Two Armchairs with Rests, China, 18th century, the top panel of
the three-part splat with an openwork medallion depicting a dragon,
the middle panel depicting a chilong, lingzhi, and a gourd, the other
armchair depicting the same motifs but without the gourd, first ht. 41
7/8, wd. 25 1/4, dp. 16 7/8; second ht. 39 7/8, wd. 21 7/8, dp. 18 3/8
in.
$3,000-4,000
159 online bidding at www.skinnerinc.com
951
952
956.
Huanghuali Settee, China, 18th century, long, rectangular top of
two single boards, the back with two reserves with low-relief chilong
attached to vertical rods, the arms with matching rods, the apron with
openwork interlocking circles between braces, four stretchers attached
to legs, ht. 37 1/2, wd. 49 1/4, dp. 20 1/8 in.
$2,000-3,000
957.
Blackwood Display Cabinet, China, 19th century, with twelve display
niches, a storage cabinet to the lower section, the border elaborately
carved in openwork with dragons, bats, and grapevines, the side panels
carved with plum, bamboo, and pomegranate sprays, ht. 77, lg. 37, dp.
13 1/2 in.
$600-800
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956
955
958.
Rosewood Cabinet, China, 19th century, with five compartments and
a storage area to the lower section, carved with elaborate lotus scrolls,
ht. 51, lg. 20, dp. 16 in.
$200-300
959.
Blackwood Display Cabinet, China, 19th century, supported on four
foo dog paw feet, the sides elaborately carved in openwork with flower
scrolls, the borders with acanthus leaves and scrolls, with nine niches,
ht. 61 1/4, lg. 41, dp. 18 in.
$300-500
960.
Marble-inset Rosewood Chess Table, China, late 19th century, the
top inset with marble and black wood squares forming a checkerboard
design, the stand carved with a sinuous dragon, ht. 30 1/2, top 20 in.
sq.
$600-800
961.
Huanghuali Folding Armchair, China, 18th century, the top panel of
the three-part splat with an openwork medallion depicting a dragon,
the middle panel depicting a chilong, lingzhi and clouds, and a gourd,
the bottom panel depicting a stylized flower and tendrils, the rattan and
straw seat ends with a low-relief carving of two dragons, brass mounts,
ht. 42 1/2, wd. 28 1/8, dp. 20 1/2 in.
$3,000-5,000
962.
Marble-inset Rosewood Stand, China, 19th century, the top inset with
a rectangular marble plaque, the apron carved with dragon and scrolls,
supported by four paw feet, ht. 32, top 13 x 15 1/2 in.
$300-500
963.
Pair of Mother-of-pearl-inlaid Chairs, China, 19th century, carved
rosewood inlaid with mother-of-pearl, seat 24 1/4 x 17 3/8, ht. 38 1/2
in.
$400-600
161 online bidding at www.skinnerinc.com
961
964.
Luohan Bed with Three-panel Screen Railings, China, 18th/19th
century, the back railing with three marble insets with inclusions of
black and tan, with each side railing with two narrow marble insets with
black, tan, and red inclusions, the front and sides of the base depicting
openwork stylized scrolling key-fret designs in low relief, the legs with
key-fret designs, ht. 44 1/4, wd. 76 1/4, dp. 48 3/4 in.
$2,500-3,500
965.
Five Hardwood and Marble Stands, China, 19th century, four tall,
with tapering waisted legs with a brace at the base, with flowering
prunus branches in high relief below the inset marble top; one stand
square, with two shelves depicting blossoms and leaves, tall stands ht.
to 36 1/4, dia. 13 3/8; square stand ht. 32 1/4, 17 7/8 x 17 7/8 in.
$500-700
966.
Washer, China, depicting a bat and three coins at upper right corner,
stone of dark brown color, ht. 2 1/2, lg. 6 1/2 in.
$300-500
967.
Stone Boulder Kuan Yin Carving, China, 20th century, seated in a
grotto holding ruyi scepters with a large open lotus blossom at her left
foot with pine branches reaching down from the top of the boulder, ht.
8 1/8 in.
$800-1,200
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968.
Pair of Gilt-bronze Pigs, China, 19th/20th century, standing on all four
legs a male and female with dark patina at the ears and the tails, ht. 4
1/2 in.
$400-600
969.
Watercolor Painting, Japan, color on paper, depicting figures holding
umbrellas while walking in the woods, signed Y. ITO, 19 x 12 1/2 in.
$400-600
970.
Wood and Shibayama-style Cabinet, Japan, 19th century, elaborate
high relief and openwork wood carving depicting flowers, birds, and
dragons and a pearl, the five double-door compartments and the
eight open shelves depicting Kannon, birds, and flowers in various
arrangements in mother-of-pearl and ivory in gold lacquer reserves, ht.
82 5/8, wd. 51 3/8, dp. 15 3/8 in.
$1,000-1,500
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1. Some of the lots in this sale are offered subject to a reserve. The reserve is a confidential minimum price agreed upon by the consignor and
Skinner, Inc. below which the lot will not be sold. In most cases, the reserve will be set below the estimated range, but in no case will it exceed
the estimates listed. A representative of Skinner, Inc. will execute such reserves by bidding for the consignor. In any event and whether or not a
lot is subject to a reserve, the auctioneer may reject any bid or raise not commensurate with the value of such lot.
2. All property is sold as is, and neither the auctioneer nor any consignor makes any warranties or representation of any kind or nature with
respect to the property, and in no event shall they be responsible for the correctness, nor deemed to have made any representation or warranty, of
description, genuineness, authorship, attribution, provenance, period, culture, source, origin, or condition of the property and no statement made
at the sale, or in the bill of sale, or invoice or elsewhere shall be deemed such a warranty of representation or an assumption of liability.
3. Except as provided in paragraph 1 above, the highest bidder as determined by the auctioneer shall be the purchaser. In the case of a disputed
bid, the auctioneer shall have sole discretion in determining the purchaser and may also, at his or her election, withdraw the lot or reoffer the lot
for sale. The auctioneer shall have sole discretion to refuse any bid, or refuse to acknowledge any bidder. Any bidder that plans on spending in
excess of $100,000 should make arrangements with the accounting department at least five (5) days in advance of the sale, as a deposit may be
required to participate.
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purchaser agrees to pay, a monthly interest charge of 1.5% of the purchase price of any lot or item lot not paid for within thirty-five (35) days of
the date of sale.
Skinner, Inc. shall have no liability for any damage or loss to property left on its premises for more than three (3) days from the date of sale. If
any property has not been removed within three (3) days from the date of sale, at the option of Skinner, Inc. (a) Skinner Inc., may impose, and
the purchaser agrees to pay, a monthly storage charge of 1.5% of the purchase price of any lot or portion of a lot not removed within the three
days, and/or (b) Skinner Inc. may place the merchandise in a subsequent auction, without Reserve, to be sold to the highest bidder, and after
deducting the standard commission and any additional charges that may apply, remit the proceeds to the purchaser.
5. Skinner accepts cash or check for payment. Personal checks will be acceptable only if credit has been established with Skinner, Inc. or if a bank
authorization has been received guaranteeing a personal check. Skinner, Inc. reserves the right to hold merchandise purchased by personal check
until the check has cleared the bank. The purchaser agrees to pay Skinner, Inc. a handling charge of $25.00 for any check dishonored by the
drawee. Please contact Accounting for additional payment methods. Skinner does not accept payment by credit card for merchandise purchases.
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all items for which it was the highest successful bidder, Skinner Inc. may exercise all of its rights and remedies under the law including, without
limitation, (a) canceling the sale and applying any payments made by the purchaser to the damages caused by the purchasers breach, and/or (b)
offering at public auction, without reserve, any lot or item for which the purchaser has breached any of its obligations, including its obligation to
pay in full the purchase price, holding the purchaser liable for any deficiency plus all costs of sale.
7. In no event will the liability of Skinner, Inc. to any purchaser with respect to any item exceed the purchase price actually paid by such
purchaser for such item.
8. Shipping is the responsibility of the purchaser. Upon request, our staff will provide the list of shippers who deliver to destinations within
the United States and overseas. Some property that is sold at auction can be subject to laws governing export from the U.S., such as items that
include material from some endangered species. Import restrictions from foreign countries are subject to these same governing laws. Granting of
licensing for import or export of goods from local authorities is the sole responsibility of the buyer. Denial or delay of licensing will not constitute
cancellation or delay in payment for the total purchase price of these lots.
9. All purchases are subject to the Massachusetts 6.25% sales tax unless the purchaser possesses a Massachusetts sales tax exemption number.
Exemption numbers from other states are accepted in Massachusetts if presented with a business card or letterhead. Dealers, museums, and
other qualifying parties can apply for a Massachusetts exemption number prior to the auction by contacting the Massachusetts Department of
Corporations and Taxation at 100 Cambridge Street in Boston.
10. Except for property purchased via on-line Live Auctions, a premium equal to 18.5% of the final bid price up to and including $200,000, plus
10% of the final bid over $200,000, will be applied to each lot sold, to be paid by the Buyer as part of the purchase price. The buyers premium on
property purchased via on-line Live Auctions will be in the amount equal to 21.5% of the final bid price up to and including $200,000, plus 15%
of the final bid over $200,000.
11. Bidding on any item indicates your acceptance of these terms and all other terms announced at the time of sale whether bidding in person,
through a representative, by phone, by Internet, or other absentee bid.
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reproduction rights to any lot sold. Skinner, Inc. expressly reserves the right to reproduce any image of the lots sold in this catalogue. The
copyright in all images, illustrations and written material produced by or for Skinner, Inc. relating to a lot, including the contents of this
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prior written consent.
13. These conditions of sale shall be governed by the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts (excluding the laws applicable to conflicts or
choice of law). The buyer/bidder agrees that any suit for the enforcement of this agreement may be brought, and any action against Skinner in
connection with the transactions contemplated by this agreement shall be brought, in the courts of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts or any
federal court sitting therein. The bidder/buyer consents to the nonexclusive jurisdiction of such courts and waives objections that it may now or
hereafter have to the venue of any such suit.
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63 Park Pl aza, Bos t on, MA 02116 Te l : 617. 350. 5400 Fax: 617. 350. 5429
274 Ce dar Hi l l St re e t , Marl borough, MA 01752 Te l : 508. 970. 3000 Fax: 508. 970. 3100
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Board of Directors
Administration
Expert
Departments
SKINNER, INC.
Auctioneers and
Appraisers of Antiques
and Fine Art
63 Park Plaza
Boston, MA 02116
617.350.5400
Fax 617.350.5429
274 Cedar Hill Street
Marlborough, MA 01752
508.970.3000
Fax 508.970.3100
www.skinnerinc.com
Chairman of the Board - Nancy R. Skinner
Richard Albright
John Deighton
Barnet Fain
Stephen L. Fletcher
Karen M. Keane
President/Chief Executive Officer - Karen M. Keane
Chief Financial Officer - Don Kelly
Executive Vice President - Stephen L. Fletcher
Vice Presidents - Eric Jones, Marie Keep, Gloria Lieberman, Carol McCaffrey,
Kerry Shrives, Stuart G. Slavid, Robin S.R. Starr
20th Century Design - Jane D. Prentiss
American & European Paintings & Prints - Robin S.R. Starr
Assistants: Kathy Wong, Elizabeth C. Haff
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Stephen L. Fletcher
Deputy Director: Chris Barber; Assistant: Karen Langberg
American Indian & Ethnographic Art - Douglas Deihl
Asian Works of Art - Judith Dowling
Assistants: Biying Zhang
Books & Manuscripts - Devon Gray
Bottles, Flasks & Early Glass - Stephen L. Fletcher
Ceramics - Stuart G. Slavid
Classic Automobiles & Motorcycles - Jane D. Prentiss
Couture - Cara Elmslie
Discovery Auctions - Cara Elmslie
Assistants: Garrett J. Sheahan, Melissa Riebe
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Stuart G. Slavid
Assistants: Leah Kingman, Stephanie Opolski
Fine Wines - Marie Keep
Assistant: Michael J. Moser
Jewelry - Victoria Bratberg
Assistants: John Colasacco, Julie Khouri
Judaica - Kerry Shrives
Musical Instruments - David Bonsey
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Gary Richards
Science, Technology & Clocks - Robert C. Cheney
Assistant: Jonathan Dowling
Silver - Stuart G. Slavid
Toys & Dolls - Kerry Shrives
Auctioneers - LaGina Austin, Chris Barber, Robert C. Cheney,
John Colasacco, Stephen L. Fletcher, Karen M. Keane, Marie C. Keep,
Gloria Lieberman, Jessica R. Lincoln, Kerry Shrives, Stuart G. Slavid,
Robin S.R. Starr, Laura V. Sweeney
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Marlborough: Warehouse Manager - Fred Trottier; 508.970.3261

Boston: Property Distribution Manager - Jessica R. Lincoln, 617.874.4308
Auction Coordinator - Benjamin Evans, 617.874.4329
Marlborough: Accounts Receivable - Denise Johnson, 508.970.3269
Accounts Payable, Consignment - Kathleen Hayes, 508.970.3268
Accounts Payable, Trade - Kevin Rota, 508.970.3283
Credit Supervisor - Joe Monteyro, 508.970.3266
Marlborough: Heather Retzke, 508.970.3240
Appraisal & Auction Services - LaGina Austin, Christine E. Finn,
Shannon M. Ames, Hadley Bridgman
Advertising Production - Pamela Van de Houten
Boston Gallery Director - Laura V. Sweeney
Assistant Gallery Director: Paige Lewellyn
Gallery Assistant: Jessica Turner
Catalogue Production - Pamela Van de Houten, Kristina Harrison
Consignment Services - Patricia Walker King, Megan J. Blomgren, Carol Zeigler
Customer Relations - Carol McCaffrey
Institutional Relations - L. Emerson Tuttle
Human Resources - Carol McCaffrey
Information Technology & Internet Auctions - Kerry Shrives
Assistants: Timothy Shaughnessey, Melissa Riebe
Managing Director - Marie C. Keep
Marketing & Public Relations - Kate de Bethune, Kathryn Gargolinski,
Heather Retzke
Photographers - Stanley P. Bystrowski, Jeffrey R. Antkowiak, John Cornelius
Receptionists - Marlborough: Jessica Bedenbaugh
Boston: Sarah L. Collins
Staff Portraits - Cheryl Richards Photography
Transportation - Eric Jones
Assistant: Mark McCaffrey
Service Departments
Exhibitions &
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Finance Department
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Directions to Skinners Boston Gallery/63 Park Plaza, Boston, MA
Telephone: 617-350-5400

From the West:
Take the Massachusetts Turnpike to the Prudential/Copley exit located in the Prudential tunnel.
Once on the exit ramp, stay in the right hand lane and follow the signs for Copley.
The ramp exits onto Stuart Street. Drive straight through five sets of lights and take a left onto
Charles Street South. Take your first left off of Charles St. South onto Park Plaza.
Skinner is at 63 Park Plaza, one block up on the right.
From the South:
Take 93-N to Exit 20 for I-90 W toward Worcester. Follow signs for Chinatown/South Station.
Bear left at the fork to continue towards Kneeland Street. Turn left onto Kneeland Street. Kneeland
Street becomes Stuart Street. Turn right onto Charles Street South. Turn left onto Park Plaza.
Skinner is at 63 Park Plaza, one block up on the right.
From Logan Airport:
Take the Ted Williams Tunnel. Take Exit 25 toward South Boston and bear left at the fork in the
ramp. Bear right onto B St. Turn left onto Northern Ave which becomes Seaport Blvd. Turn left
onto Surface Rd. Turn right onto Kneeland Street which becomes Stuart Street. Turn right onto
Charles Street South. Turn left onto Park Plaza.
Skinner is at 63 Park Plaza, one block up on the right.
From the North:
Take I-93 South towards Boston. Take exit 26 towards Storrow Drive. Merge onto MA-28 South
via the ramp on the left. Turn left onto Beacon Street. Turn right onto Arlington Street. Turn
left onto Boylston Street. Turn right onto Hadassah Way. Skinner is on the right at 63 Park Plaza.
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The Back Bay Hotel
(formerly Jurys)
350 Stuart Street
Boston, MA 02116
Tel: 617-532-3800
Beacon Hill Hotel & Bistro
25 Charles Street
Boston, MA 02114
Tel: 617-723-1133
The Colonnade
120 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02116
Tel: 617-424-7000
Fax: 617-424-0968
Eliot Hotel
370 Commonwealth Ave.
Boston, MA 02215
Tel: 617-267-1607
The Park Plaza
64 Arlington Street
Boston, MA 02116
Tel: 617-457-7488
Fax: 617-426-2000
INDOOR PARKING GARAGES
City Place Parking Garage
Transportation Building
12 Charles Street
Located at the end of Park Plaza
Underground multi-level garage
All daycloses at 2:30am
First hr/$5, after 2 hrs/$14
AllRight Parking
Boston Common Garage
Located on Charles Street, on the
Common, two blocks from Skinner
1 hr/$6, up to 24 hrs/$25,
Evenings (4pm-10am)/$10
The Four Seaons Hotel
Parking Garage
200 Boylston Street
Adjacent to Skinner, valet drop-off
and pick-up, up to 24 hrs/$30
The Taj Hotel Parking Garage
2 Newbury Street
Located three blocks from Skinner,
valet drop-off and pick-up
Up to 24 hrs/$42
Back Bay Garage
222 Berkeley Street
(entrance off St. James)
One block from Skinner
All day/$35, evening
(5pm-7am)/$10
Radisson Hotel Parking Garage
Stuart Street (near intersection of
Charles)
Two blocks from Skinner
1-2 hrs/$12, 2-3 hrs/$16, 3-12
hrs/$18, 12-24 hrs/$31
Motor Mart Garage
26 Park Plaza
(Same building as Legal Sea Food)
Up to 1 hr/$8, 1 to 2 hrs/$12,
2-3 hrs/$16, 3-12 hrs/$20, 12-24
hrs/$31, weekends up to 3 hrs/$8
OUTDOOR PARKING LOTS
(recommended for trucks)
Pin Stripe Parking
Arlington Street
617-338-7984
All day/$14, after 6pm and
weekends/$10, overnight/$15
Billys Parking
222 Stuart Street
617-423-7781
8am-5pm/$18, after 5pm/$20
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BOSTON HOTELS WITH SKINNER
CORPORATE RATES
PARKING
BOSTON HOTELS
Boston Harbor Hotel
70 Rowes Wharf
Boston, MA 02110
Tel: 800-654-2000
Fax: 617-345-6799
Fairmont Copley Plaza
138 St. James Avenue
Boston, MA 02116
Tel: 617-267-5300
Fax: 617-375-9648
Four Seasons
200 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02116
Tel: 617-351-2036
The Liberty Hotel
215 Charles St.
Boston, MA 02114
617-224-4000
Marriott Copley Place
110 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02116
Tel: 800-228-9290
Fax: 617-236-5885
Nine Zero Hotel
90 Tremont St.
Boston, MA 02108
617-772-5800
Radisson Hotel
200 Stuart Street
Boston, MA 01740
Tel: 617-482-1800
Fax: 617-451-2750
The Ritz-Carlton,
Boston Common
10 Avery Street
Boston, MA 02111
Tel: 617-912-3315
Fax: 617-912-3375
Taj Boston
15 Arlington St.
Boston, MA 02116
617-536-5700
Westin-Copley Plaza
10 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02116
Tel: 800-228-3000
Fax: 617-424-7483
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RESTAURANTS
FINE DINING
Dante
Royal Sonesta Hotel
5 Cambridge Parkway
617-806-4200
Mediterranean restaurant with great
views of the Charles River and Boston
skyline.
Davios
75 Arlington St.
617-357-4810
Northern Italian steak house.
Grill 23 & Bar
161 Berkley Street (Stuart Street)
617-542-2255
Great steak, seafood, wine list, and
service.
LEspalier
774 Boylston St.
617-262-3023
Fine French dining and wines with a
wonderful pre-fixe menu.
No. 9 Park
9 Park St.
617-742-9991
Barbara Lynchs bistro showcases
inspired French and Italian influenced
food and wine on Beacon Hill.
Radius
85 High St.
617-426-1234
Features a modern French menu
focusing on seasonal ingredients
accompanied by a thoughtful wine list.
Scampo
The Liberty Hotel
215 Charles St.
617-536-2100
Lydia Shires latest restaurant, featuring
Italian fare produced in an open kitchen
upstairs at the Liberty Hotel.
Troquet
140 Boylston St.
617-695-9463
French restaurant and wine bar perched
at the edge of the Boston Common and
the theatre district.
Via Matta
79 Park Plaza
617-422-0008
Elegant Italian fare and beautiful wines
in a vibrant dining room - the best of
Italy in Bostons Back Bay creates an
unforgettable experience.
MODERATE
Aquitaine
569 Tremont Street
617-424-8577
Parisian bistro style fare.
The Bristol Lounge at Four Seasons
Hotel
200 Boylston St.
617-338-4400
Breakfast, lunch, and dinner served in an
elegant yet comfortable lounge setting
with views of the Boston Public Garden.
East Ocean City
25-29 Beach St.
617-542-2504
Outstanding Chinese food restaurant
highlighting seafood dishes with a full-
service bar.
Lala Rokh on Beacon Hill
97 Mt. Vernon Street
617-720-5511
Authentic regional Persian cuisine,
hand-selected wine list, knowledgeable
waitstaff.
McCormick and Schmicks Seafood
Restaurant
36 Columbus Ave
617-482-3999
Fresh seafood offerings that change
daily.
Summer Shack
50 Dalton St.
617-867-9955
Jasper White serves well-executed seaside
favorites in a casual Back Bay setting.
INEXPENSIVE
Au Bon Pain
26 Park Plaza (across the street from
Skinner) or 431 Boylston Street (at
Berkeley Street)
617-338-8948
Casual caf offers quick service.
Davios To Go
10 St. James Galleria Atrium
617-357-4810
Casual Italian take-out lunch spot with
daily special pastas, soups, and salads.
Flashs
310 Stuart St.
617-574-8888
American comfort food served with
classic cocktails in a casual setting.
Parish Caf
361 Boylston St.
617-247-4777
American restaurant with seasonal
outdoor seating features sandwiches
created by renowned local chefs.
Piattini
226 Newbury Street
617-536-2020
Italian wine bar with an eclectic menu;
specializes in Italian-style tapas.
The Upper Crust
20 Charles Street
617-723-9600
Gourmet thin crust pizza.
Participating Dealers:
A Bird In Hand Antiques, Florham Park, NJ / Mark and Marjorie Allen, New Hampton, NH / American Spirit Antiques, Shawnee Mission, KS
Arader Galleries, Philadelphia, PA / Diana H. Bittel, Bryn Mawr, PA / Blue Heron Fine Art, Cohasset, MA / Mr. and Mrs. Jerome Blum, Lisbon-Jewett City,
CT / Jeff R. Bridgman American Antiques, York County, PA / Joan R. Brownstein, Newbury, MA / John Chaski Antiques, Camden, DE / The Cooley
Gallery, Old Lyme, CT / Colette Donovan, Merrimac, MA / Peter H. Eaton Antiques, Newbury, MA / Fiske & Freeman, Ipswich, MA / J. Gallagher, North
Norwich, NY / Heller-Washam, Portland, ME / Samuel Herrup Antiques, Sheffield, MA / Jewett-Berdan Antiques, Newcastle, ME / James M. Kilvington,
Inc., Dover, DE / Kelly Kinzle Antiques, New Oxford, PA / David & Donna Kmetz American Paintings, Douglas, MA / James L. Kochan Fine Arts &
Antiques, Frederick, MD / Nathan Liverant and Son, LLC., Colchester, CT / Newsom & Berdan Antiques, Thomasville, PA / Hilary and Paulette Nolan,
Falmouth, MA / The Norwoods Spirit of America, Timonium, MD / Oriental Rugs, Ltd., Old Lyme, CT / Otto and Susan Hart Antiques, Arlington, VT /
Raccoon Creek Antiques, Oley, PA / Rick Scott, San Francisco, CA / Russack & Loto Books, LLC., Northwood, NH / Sallea Antiques, Inc., New Canaan,
CT / Tom Schwenke, Inc., Woodbury, CT / W.M. Schwind, Jr. Antiques, Yarmouth, ME / The Silver Vault, Woodstock, IL / Elliott & Grace Snyder Antiques,
S. Egremont, MA / Stephen-Douglas Antiques, Rockingham, VT / Sylvia Antiques, Nantucket, MA / Jonathan Trace, Portsmouth, NH / Village Braider
Antiques, Plymouth, MA / Walker-Cunningham Fine Art, Boston, MA / Chuck White, Warwick, NY / White and White Interiors, Skaneateles, NY
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Preview Party and Reception
Friday, May 11, 6:00pm to 9:00pm
$125 by advance reservation,
$150 the day of the event
General admission $10
Saturday, May 12, 10am to 6pm
Sunday, May 13, 10am to 5pm
Visit the official show website at www.TheWaysideInnAntiquesShow.org for more information about the Wayside Inn Historic Site,
directions, sponsorship opportunities and links to dealer websites. For questions please phone Guy LeBlanc at (978) 440-9630.
Longfellows WAYSIDE INN 72 Wayside Inn Road Sudbury, Massachusetts 01776 P: 978 443 1776 F: 978 443 6449 www.wayside.org
Show Manager - Diana H. Bittel Facilities Manager - Ralph DiSaia
The Wayside Inn
Antiques
Show
SAVE THE DATE
May 11-13, 2012
A benefit show and sale for The Wayside Inn Historic Site,
a 501(c)3 non-profit Massachusetts Historic Landmark
on the National Register of Historic Places.
Sudbury
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European Furniture & Decorative Arts $120 $143
American & European Paintings & Prints $120 $143
Fine Jewelry $120 $143
20th Century Furniture & Decorative Arts $60 $73
Asian Works of Art $60 $73
Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets $18 $25
American Indian & Ethnographic Art $60 $73
Fine Books & Manuscripts $30 $36
Fine Ceramics $60 $73
Fine Musical Instruments $60 $73
Science, Technology & Clocks $60 $73
Fine Wines $60 $73
All Above Departments $750 $915

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