Auction 17.06.1993

Christie's
London, South Kensington

Datum der Auktion: 17.06.1993

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A Chinese celadon jade snuff bottle and gilt metal mounted coral stopper...

A Chinese celadon jade snuff bottle and gilt metal mounted coral stopper, the stone with a russet skin, carved as a fruiting and leafy bunch of grapes -- 3in. long, wood stand; a honey jade group of bats carved on a fruiting peach spray, with slight russet inclusions -- 3in. high, wood stand; a

Los #: 2

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 17.06.1993

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A Chinese green jade buckle with slight russet flecks carved with a...

A Chinese green jade buckle with slight russet flecks carved with a key-fret border, the reverse with the dragon head hook -- 2¼in. wide, wood stand; a pale celadon jade buckle carved with prunus, the reverse with a dragon head terminal -- 2½in. wide, wood stand; a pale celadon jade pendant carved

Los #: 8

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 17.06.1993

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A Chinese pale celadon jade pendant pierced and carved with a parakeet...

A Chinese pale celadon jade pendant pierced and carved with a parakeet perched on a flowering branch within a bamboo border --2½in. long, wood stand; a pale celadon jade axe-shaped pendant surmounted by a dragon -- 2¾in. long, wood stand; a mottled celadon jade carving of two guei dragons among

Los #: 18

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 17.06.1993

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A Chinese celadon and mottle brown jade bi disc carved to the rims with two...

A Chinese celadon and mottle brown jade bi disc carved to the rims with two coiled guei dragons -- 2in. wide, Ming dynasty, wood stand; a celadon jade pendant carved as two carp holding ruyi sprays in their mouth -- 2¼in. long, wood stand; a celadon jade belt buckle carved as a fruiting branch with

Los #: 23

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 17.06.1993

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A Chinese pale celadon jade carving of a seated boy playing with a cat...

A Chinese pale celadon jade carving of a seated boy playing with a cat, both holding fruiting peach sprays -- 1½in. long, wood stand; a celadon jade carving of a figure standing on a toad, the figure holding a ruyi spray, mottled brown inclusions --1¾in. long, wood stand; and a pale celadon jade

Los #: 24

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 250 £

Datum: 17.06.1993

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A Chinese creamy-jade carving of a recumbent horse, its head turned to one...

A Chinese creamy-jade carving of a recumbent horse, its head turned to one side -- 1¾in. long, wood stand; a pale celadon jade carving of a figure standing in a boat beside a vase -- 1¾in. long, wood stand; a celadon jade carving of a standing figure holding a lotus spray, with dark grey inclusions

Los #: 25

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 17.06.1993

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A Chinese pale celadon jade carving of a coiled guei dragon resting on a...

A Chinese pale celadon jade carving of a coiled guei dragon resting on a bird -- 1½in. long, wood stand; a celadon jade carving of a goat and kid, each holding lingzhi sprays in their mouth -- 2in. long, wood stand; a creamy-jade pendant carved with two dragons entwined around a large ring -- 1¾in

Los #: 26

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 17.06.1993

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A Chinese pale celadon jade carving of an angel fish among flowering lotus...

A Chinese pale celadon jade carving of an angel fish among flowering lotus branches, mottled inclusions -- 2in. long, 18th century , wood stand; another pale celadon jade carving modelled as a bat among fruiting peach branches, mottled inclusions -- 1¾in. long, wood stand; and a celadon jade carving

Los #: 27

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 17.06.1993

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A Chinese pale celadon jade carving of a recumbent crane, its head turned...

A Chinese pale celadon jade carving of a recumbent crane, its head turned and holding a peach spray in its beak -- 1¾in. long, wood stand; a grey jade carving of a recumbent cat -- 1¾in. long, wood stand; another celadon jade carving of two recumbent ducks holding lotus sprays in their beaks -- 2in

Los #: 28

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 17.06.1993

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A Chinese pale celadon jade carving modelled as a gourd shaped bottle...

A Chinese pale celadon jade carving modelled as a gourd shaped bottle flanked by scrolling foliage and carved with two bats and the characters Da and Shou -- 2½in. high, wood stand; a celadon and creamy jade belt buckle carved with lingzhi spray -- 3½in. long, wood stand; and a pale celadon jade

Los #: 31

Schätzpreis: 120 £ - 150 £

Datum: 17.06.1993

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Two similar Chiense pale celadon jade carvings modelled as clumps of...

Two similar Chiense pale celadon jade carvings modelled as clumps of mushrooms issuing from leafy tendrils and lingzhi fungus and leaves, mottled inclusions -- 2½in. long max, both 18th century , wood stands. See Colour Plate 5. (2

Los #: 36

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 17.06.1993

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A Chinese grey agate shaped rectangular pendant carved with two panels of a...

A Chinese grey agate shaped rectangular pendant carved with two panels of a poem inscribed "The bright moon shines upon the pine tree, the clear spring water runs over the stone" between borders of scrolls, honey and dark brown inclusions -- 2in. long, wood stand. See Colour Plate 5

Los #: 37

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 250 £

Datum: 17.06.1993

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A Chinese pale celadon jade pendant modelled as an insect clambering on a...

A Chinese pale celadon jade pendant modelled as an insect clambering on a leafy branch issuing from a pumpkin -- 1¾in. long. See Colour Plate 5

Los #: 39

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 17.06.1993

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A Chinese creamy white jade rectangular pendant with light grey inclusions...

A Chinese creamy white jade rectangular pendant with light grey inclusions incised with flowering prunus branches and a poem inscribed "Prunus blossom grows on white jade like twigs, beisde the village road alongside the bridge" below scrolls to the top -- 2¼in. long, wood stand See Colour Plate 5

Los #: 40

Schätzpreis: 120 £ - 180 £

Datum: 17.06.1993

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A Chinese pale celadon jade pendant carved as a butterfly, the reverse...

A Chinese pale celadon jade pendant carved as a butterfly, the reverse carved in relief with fruiting gourds -- 2¼in. long, wood stand; a celadon and mottled brown and grey jade pendant modelled as a butterfly in flight -- 2¼in. long, wood stand; and a celadon jade bi disc carved with bands of

Los #: 43

Schätzpreis: 120 £ - 180 £

Datum: 17.06.1993

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A Chinese pale celadon jade pierced archer's ring carved with an entwined...

A Chinese pale celadon jade pierced archer's ring carved with an entwined dragon among foliage -- 1in. high, wood stand; and a pale celadon jade belt hook with dragon head terminal -- 4¼in. long, wood stand. See Colour Plate 5. (2

Los #: 46

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 17.06.1993

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A Chinese celadon jade bead necklace comprising the twelve animals of the...

A Chinese celadon jade bead necklace comprising the twelve animals of the zodiac, mottled brown inclusions, and interspersed with ivory beads; a pale celadon jade carving modelled as a coin -- 1¼in. diam; a jade carving of a standing figure holding a basket; a celadon jade pendant modelled as a

Los #: 49

Schätzpreis: 120 £ - 180 £

Datum: 17.06.1993

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A Chinese contrasting celadon jade carving of a recumbent deer, the head...

A Chinese contrasting celadon jade carving of a recumbent deer, the head turned to one side, dark brown and black inclusions -- 2½in. long, Ming dynasty ; and a pale celadon jade carving of a goat and kid seated side by side -- 1¾in. long. (2

Los #: 50

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 17.06.1993

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A Chinese pale celadon jade carving of a seated boy playing with a cat and...

A Chinese pale celadon jade carving of a seated boy playing with a cat and holding a ruyi-spray -- 1.in.long; a creamy jade carving of a cicada -- 1½.in.long; a celadon jade hair ornament carved with a dragon -- 2.in.long; and a pale celadon jade seal modelled as a bamboo section -- 2.in.long. (4

Los #: 51

Schätzpreis: 80 £ - 120 £

Datum: 17.06.1993

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A pair of Chinese hardwood five-sided wood stands with pink marble insets...

A pair of Chinese hardwood five-sided wood stands with pink marble insets, carved with fruiting gourd vines to the legs -- 24in.high. (2

Los #: 53

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 250 £

Datum: 17.06.1993

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A Burmese silver bowl repousse with a wide band of figures and animals...

A Burmese silver bowl repousse with a wide band of figures and animals between bands of scrolling foliage and peacocks -- 6½in.wide, with presentation inscription to the base

Los #: 54

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 250 £

Datum: 17.06.1993

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A Burmese bronze Buddha seated in dhyanasana with tightly curled hair and...

A Burmese bronze Buddha seated in dhyanasana with tightly curled hair and flame finial, the robes falling over the left shoulder, on stepped base -- 17in.high

Los #: 55

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 17.06.1993

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A Chinese oval mirror, the wood surround carved with birds and tree shrews...

A Chinese oval mirror, the wood surround carved with birds and tree shrews among fruiting vines -- 25in.high; and a pair of Chinese wood wall brackets carved with dragons among cloud scrolls -- 17in.high. (3

Los #: 56

Schätzpreis: 250 £ - 400 £

Datum: 17.06.1993

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Twelve items of Chinese silver including a pair of vases decorated with...

Twelve items of Chinese silver including a pair of vases decorated with dragons, bamboo, and prunus -- 4½in.high; a cup with Chinese calligraphy -- 2in.high; a three-piece cruet set -- all approx. 3in.high; an egg cup with figures in a landscape -- 3in.high; and five spoons with pseudo English hall

Los #: 57

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 17.06.1993

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A Chinese pierced ivory tusk vase carved with pheonix, cranes and other...

A Chinese pierced ivory tusk vase carved with pheonix, cranes and other birds among flowers and pine issuing from rockwork -- 8½in.high, pierced wood stand

Los #: 58

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 17.06.1993

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A Chinese bronze bell cast with bands of dragons and phoenix chasing...

A Chinese bronze bell cast with bands of dragons and phoenix chasing flaming pearls -- 13in.high, wood striker; a Japanese bronze model of an elephant striding forwards with ears flared -- 10in.long, signed ; and four Chinese lock plates. (6

Los #: 59

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 17.06.1993

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A collection of twelve wood stands; a wood vase cover; and a Chinese...

A collection of twelve wood stands; a wood vase cover; and a Chinese rectangular picture frame -- 19in.high. (14

Los #: 60

Schätzpreis: 50 £ - 100 £

Datum: 17.06.1993

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A Japanese gold lacquer rectangular box and slightly domed cover, decorated...

A Japanese gold lacquer rectangular box and slightly domed cover, decorated in hiramakie, takamakie and kirigane with a meandering river and waterfalls in a hilly landscape with pine, the sides with maple leaves appearing through clouds, the interior of nashiji -- 6¼in.long

Los #: 61

Schätzpreis: 250 £ - 350 £

Datum: 17.06.1993

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A Chinese hardwood box and cover in the form of an archaic jade, the cover...

A Chinese hardwood box and cover in the form of an archaic jade, the cover carved with a central shou symbol within stylised scrolls and pomegranate, within shaped handles -- 7in.wide, 18th/19th century. See Illustration

Los #: 62

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 500 £

Datum: 17.06.1993

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A Chinese archaic-style mottled celadon jade flattened vase with pierced...

A Chinese archaic-style mottled celadon jade flattened vase with pierced handles, the body carved with studs -- 3¾in.high; a soapstone carving of a recumbent bull -- 3in.long; a mottled celadon jade bi disc; a jade plaque carved with flowers; another with a dragon; and two celadon soapstone bowls

Los #: 63

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 17.06.1993