Asian Art

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Datum der Auktion: 21.03.2019

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A large wood netsuke of a standing tanuki bozu

Edo period (1615-1868), early-mid 19th century The racoon dog standing in a human attitude, wearing a cowl over its head and enveloped in a robe which falls short of its feet, the wood slightly worn; unsigned. 9.8cm

Los #: 1*

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 600 £

Datum: 21.03.2019

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Three wooden netsuke of standing figures

Meiji era The first carved and lacquered as an oni dressed as a priest in red robes holding a gong beater and subscription list (chipped toe), 5.5cm high; the second a grinning man resting his hands on top of his furled umbrella, signed Matsuyama, 6cm high; and the third of Fukurokuju, the Lucky God

Los #: 2

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 700 £

Datum: 21.03.2019

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Three wooden figural netsuke

Edo and Meiji The first an emaciated sennin with long hair and flowing robes sitting on rocks and petting a dog, Edo period, 5.2cm high; the second a man hunched over a large sack inscribed 'kannin' (patience), 4cm high; and another of a farmer bent over to hoe the leafy ground, his dog similarly

Los #: 3

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 700 £

Datum: 21.03.2019

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A bronze figure of an elderly man engaged in Yomawari (Night Watching)

Meiji era, late 19th/early 20th century Standing slightly bent over with hyoshigi (wood clappers) clutched in each hand and a paper lantern tucked into his belt, his mouth wide open calling out 'hino yojin' (beware of fires); unsigned. 33cm high

Los #: 12

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 800 £

Datum: 21.03.2019

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Two bronze okimono of bijin

Both by Wacho, Meiji era The first a musician dressed in kimono, geta and straw hat, standing and playing a shamisen, 34.5cm high; the second a young girl walking with her large straw hat over one arm, 34cm high, both signed to base. (2

Los #: 15

Schätzpreis: 800 £ - 1.000 £

Datum: 21.03.2019

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A cloisonné enamel saucer dish

Meiji era The dish with foliate rim, decorated with a central roundel of ho-o bird within geometric arcaded borders in bright colours. 31cm diameter

Los #: 26*

Schätzpreis: 250 £ - 350 £

Datum: 21.03.2019

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A menpo (half mask)

Edo period, 19th century The ryubu-style mask in iron lacquered with sabinuri, the detachable nose with red lacquer upper lip and a hair moustache. The wide mouth with gilt metal teeth and the cheeks with odayori-no-kugi, a four lame yodarekake (throat guard) laced in dark blue kebiki odoshi. 21.5cm

Los #: 31

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 800 £

Datum: 21.03.2019

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A pair of Satsuma vases

By Seikozan, Meiji era Each of bottle form, the necks decorated with roundels of ducks and shishi, the bodies with detailed narrative panels of scholars spaced by flowers, all reserved on a densely enamelled ground of various brocade designs, and signed in a leaf-shaped cartouche. 18cm high. (2

Los #: 40

Schätzpreis: 800 £ - 1.200 £

Datum: 21.03.2019

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A large Satsuma charger and a pair of similar vases

Meiji/Taisho era, early 20th century The charger decorated with a large scene of courtiers and ladies in a garden pavilion, within a broad band of brocade at rim, (stress crack), 57cm diameter; and a pair of sleeve vases flaring at shoulder and above foot, enamelled with two large figural panels of

Los #: 44

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 700 £

Datum: 21.03.2019

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A pair of Satsuma vases

Taisho/Showa era Each of baluster form with square section at the shoulder, each side decorated with ladies and samurai, with floral patterns at shoulder and foot, signed to base. 37.6cm high, (2

Los #: 48

Schätzpreis: 250 £ - 350 £

Datum: 21.03.2019

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Two pairs of Satsuma baluster vases

By Kizan, Meiji era The larger pair of hexagonal-section at the shoulder decorated with two panels of ladies beneath bamboo and magnolia trees, reserved on a gilt and blue ground, signed to base, 31.4cm high; and a smaller pair of circular-section bearing similar decoration, signed to base, (one

Los #: 50

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 600 £

Datum: 21.03.2019

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Birds in rocky landscape

Signed Keinen A magpie rests by a rocky stream with a chidori flying above, signed Keinen with seal, ink on paper. Image 27.5cm x 10.2cm, and framed and glazed

Los #: 54

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 21.03.2019

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Three triptych of woodblock prints

Chikanobu Yoshu (1838-1912) A scene of bijin with a misty Mt. Fuji in the distance, Evening Cool in Fukiage from the series Ladies in Waiting of the Chiyoda Palace; a samurai procession carrying an old man in a wash tub Ōkubo Hikozaemon carried to the Shogun's Castle; a fight between the samurai

Los #: 55

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 700 £

Datum: 21.03.2019

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Portrait of a young girl in kimono

Signed S. Hodo Colours on paper. Image 59cm x 22.5cm, and framed and glazed

Los #: 57

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 21.03.2019

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Roses

Signed Shinko, and inscribed Deshima, one dated 1929 Colours on silk, a pair. Image size 41cm x 26cm, and framed and glazed. (2

Los #: 63

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 21.03.2019

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A woven silk shawl

Kashmir, late 19th century Of square form with central black stellate medallion surrounded by profusely scrolling botehs, embroidered borders and tasselled edges. 194cm square

Los #: 67

Schätzpreis: 800 £ - 1.000 £

Datum: 21.03.2019

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Two Iznik-style saucer dishes

19th century Each decorated with flowers issuing from a single stem, in underglaze cobalt-blue and turquoise (restorations). Larger example 37.5cm diameter, smaller example 31.8cm diameter. (2

Los #: 68

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 500 £

Datum: 21.03.2019

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A soapstone figure of a Guanyin

Circa 1900 The goddess of mercy carved standing in flowing robes with a fly-whisk and vase in her hands, her expression serene and gaze downcast below an elaborately arranged chignon. 28cm high

Los #: 73

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 700 £

Datum: 21.03.2019

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A jade vase

19th century Of mottled green hue and of flattened octagonal-section, the flaring neck with twin key-fret handles and carved with wan characters and clouds, the body carved to one side in relief with a crane beneath a flowering peach tree and to the other with a spotted deer beneath pine tree, all

Los #: 75

Schätzpreis: 1.500 £ - 2.500 £

Datum: 21.03.2019

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A pair of green hardstone figures of ladies

20th century The first lady carved with long flowing robes, holding a mirror up to her face and smiling and waving, with a high chignon hairstyle, on wire-inlaid wood stand; the second larger figure similarly modelled but with a goblet. Largest 21.5cm high. (4

Los #: 76

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 700 £

Datum: 21.03.2019

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A jade figure of a boy

19th century The smiling child standing holding a vase issuing a large ruyi fungus curving above his head, in pale green stone with ochre tones. 7.7cm high

Los #: 81

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 21.03.2019

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A jade qilin

The mythical beast, with incised flames on its flanks, carved in crouched pose with head turned back towards its curly tail, in pale stone with fine ochre veins. 7.7cm high

Los #: 83

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 700 £

Datum: 21.03.2019

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A carved soapstone figure of Lan Caihe

Late 19th/early 20th century The Daoist Immortal standing in flowing robes and holding her emblematic basket of flowers aloft, carved in green translucent soapstone, attached to cloud-carved wooden base. 30cm high

Los #: 85

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 21.03.2019

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A jade belt hook

Each end carved with a dragon head with the lower beast's mane twisting around to decorate the arch in between them, in pale green stone with black and cream-coloured inclusions. 8.5cm long

Los #: 86

Schätzpreis: 250 £ - 350 £

Datum: 21.03.2019

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A rose quartz vase and cover

19th century Of flattened hu form with twin elephant-head handles, the carved with stiff-leaf band below key-fret pattern at rim, the body carved with opposing panels of songbirds amidst flowering prunus issuing from rockwork, the cover with matching key-fret and prunus below rectangular knop

Los #: 88

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 700 £

Datum: 21.03.2019

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A rare and unusual carved buffalo horn snuff mull

Early 19th century The circular domed cover deeply carved to the central roundel with a scholar and attendant beneath a tree within a foliate border, and hinged on a white-metal mount, the mull with single scene of figures busy in a terraced landscape above a European neo-classical style

Los #: 98

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 800 £

Datum: 21.03.2019

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A rare gold-spashed aventurine snuff bottle and five other glass snuffs

Qing Dynasty Of flattened oviform on a polished oval footrim, the glass swirled with orange, blue and gold with an outer glass encasement, 5cm high, with stopper; together with a large oviform ruby glass example carved with archaistic dragon motifs and raised on a hollow oval footrim, 6.5cm high

Los #: 99

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 700 £

Datum: 21.03.2019

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A jade snuff bottle and stopper

Qing Dynasty Of flattened pear-shape raised on a solid oval footrim and in a mottled pale green stone. Total height 5.8cm. (2

Los #: 100

Schätzpreis: 250 £ - 350 £

Datum: 21.03.2019

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Five porcelain snuff bottles

Qing Dynasty The first moulded and enamelled in copper-red as two fish with a single mouth, 7.5cm high; another ribbed and moulded example with twin mask handles, each side decorated with bat and shou character motifs, 5.5cm high; a third of flattened pear-shape covered all over with copper red

Los #: 101

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 500 £

Datum: 21.03.2019

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Four underglaze blue and copper-red snuff bottles

Qing Dynasty The first of rounded square-section and painted to each side with boys at play, Qianlong six-character mark, 6.3cm high; a cylindrical example painted with a continuous scene of boys playing on a terrace, 7.5cm high; another similar bottle with a continuous scene of a warrior and horse

Los #: 102

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 700 £

Datum: 21.03.2019