Auction 20.05.1993

Christie's
London, South Kensington

Datum der Auktion: 20.05.1993

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A Chinese soapstone carving of a standing bearded Shoulao dressed in long...

A Chinese soapstone carving of a standing bearded Shoulao dressed in long robes and holding a ruyi-sceptre, on pierced rockwork base -- 8.in.high, 18th/19th century

Los #: 1

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 20.05.1993

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A Chinese soapstone carving of a seated lohan playing with a Buddhistic...

A Chinese soapstone carving of a seated lohan playing with a Buddhistic lion -- 2½.in.high, 18th century ; and another soapstone carving of a reclining bearded figure resting one arm on a box -- 2½.in.long. (2

Los #: 2

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 20.05.1993

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A Chinese soapstone boulder, carved in relief with numerous Immortals and...

A Chinese soapstone boulder, carved in relief with numerous Immortals and attendants at various activities before shrines among pine trees in a mountainous landscape (minute chips, old wear) -- 3½.in.high, 18th/19th century . See Illustration

Los #: 3

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 250 £

Datum: 20.05.1993

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A Tibetan gilt-copper ewer with shaped rim, mythical lion handle and...

A Tibetan gilt-copper ewer with shaped rim, mythical lion handle and scrolling spout, decorated to the body with coiled dragons on foliate grounds between key-pattern borders -- 13¼.in.high

Los #: 4

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 20.05.1993

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A Japanese boxwood okimono of a standing a lady playing a musical...

A Japanese boxwood okimono of a standing a lady playing a musical instrument beside a bearded Arhat carrying a sword and a bowl with an emerging dragon -- 7¼.in.high

Los #: 5

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 200 £

Datum: 20.05.1993

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An ivory netsuke of three seated boys, one wearing a Noh-mask and seated...

An ivory netsuke of three seated boys, one wearing a Noh-mask and seated before a shishimai mask, the others playing musical instruments -- 1½.in.long; an ivory netsuke of a standing Hotei carrying a small sack on his head -- 2.in.high; an ivory netsuke of a figure carrying a basket and holding a

Los #: 6

Schätzpreis: 80 £ - 120 £

Datum: 20.05.1993

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A one-case wood inro of slightly waisted form, carved with four coiled...

A one-case wood inro of slightly waisted form, carved with four coiled dragons among clouds, with compartmented interior -- 2½.in.high; attached wood ojime

Los #: 7

Schätzpreis: 80 £ - 120 £

Datum: 20.05.1993

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A pair of Persian gold damascened scissors decorated with bands of...

A pair of Persian gold damascened scissors decorated with bands of scrolling foliage (slight rubbing) -- 11¼.in.long. See Illustration

Los #: 8

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 20.05.1993

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An Indonesian kris with pattern welded blade, to give watered steel effect...

An Indonesian kris with pattern welded blade, to give watered steel effect, with carved wood hilt -- 20¾.in.long; and a Burmese ivory cane handle pierced and carved with a standing deity among scrolling foliage and beside two further smaller figures -- 5½.in.long. See Illustration for one . (2

Los #: 9

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 200 £

Datum: 20.05.1993

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An ivory netsuke modelled as a fat-bellied seated badger, the himotoshi...

An ivory netsuke modelled as a fat-bellied seated badger, the himotoshi simulating The Clam's Dream -- 1½.in.high, signed . See Illustration

Los #: 10

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 20.05.1993

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An ivory netsuke modelled as The Seven Gods of Felicity aboard the...

An ivory netsuke modelled as The Seven Gods of Felicity aboard the Takarabune -- 2.in.long, signed . See Illustration

Los #: 11

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 250 £

Datum: 20.05.1993

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An ivory netsuke carved as a seated bearded figure leaning on a box and...

An ivory netsuke carved as a seated bearded figure leaning on a box and having his ear cleaned by a kneeling bijin beside him -- 1½.in.long, signed . See Illustration

Los #: 12

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 20.05.1993

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A Chinese silver-inlaid iron cylindrical brushpot, decorated with three...

A Chinese silver-inlaid iron cylindrical brushpot, decorated with three rectangular panels depicting ladies and children on terraces and Immortals at leisure in gardens between geometric patterns (old wear) 5½.in.high, Qianlong sealmark . See Colour Plate

Los #: 13

Schätzpreis: 120 £ - 180 £

Datum: 20.05.1993

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A Sino-Tibetan bronze model of a Buddha seated in dhyanasana, with...

A Sino-Tibetan bronze model of a Buddha seated in dhyanasana, with pendulous earlobes and tightly knotted hair, the cloak thrown over the left shoulder, on a double-lotus base (some rubbing) -- 7.in.high. See Colour Plate

Los #: 14

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 250 £

Datum: 20.05.1993

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A Sino-Tibetan bronze model of a Buddha seated dhyanasana, the cloak thrown...

A Sino-Tibetan bronze model of a Buddha seated dhyanasana, the cloak thrown over the left shoulder, on a double-lotus base (old wear, canopy missing) -- 5¼.in.high. See Colour Plate

Los #: 15

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 20.05.1993

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A Sino-Tibetan bronze model of a Buddha seated in dhyanasana, the cloak...

A Sino-Tibetan bronze model of a Buddha seated in dhyanasana, the cloak thrown over the left shoulder, the hair painted blue and the face gilt, on a stepped raised double-lotus base -- 6¼.in.high. See Colour Plate

Los #: 16

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 250 £

Datum: 20.05.1993

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A Chinese bronze model of a standing bearded Immortal holding a scroll in...

A Chinese bronze model of a standing bearded Immortal holding a scroll in one hand and a staff in the other, on a rockwork base -- 5.in.high, 17th/18th century . See Colour Plate

Los #: 17

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 20.05.1993

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A Chinese bronze figure of a standing boy wearing a scarf, pointing upwards...

A Chinese bronze figure of a standing boy wearing a scarf, pointing upwards with his raised left arm and downwards with the other, on a lotus-petal base -- 8.in.high, 17th/18th century . See Colour Plate

Los #: 18

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 20.05.1993

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A late Ming bronze model of a standing Guanyin dressed in long flowing...

A late Ming bronze model of a standing Guanyin dressed in long flowing robes, holding a scroll, on a raised pierced rockwork base -- 10¼.in.high, early 17th century

Los #: 19

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 20.05.1993

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A Tibetan bronze figure of a multi-armed Bodhisattva, seated in dhyanasana...

A Tibetan bronze figure of a multi-armed Bodhisattva, seated in dhyanasana, wearing an elaborate headdress, two hands held together in front, seated on a double-lotus base -- 5½.in.high

Los #: 20

Schätzpreis: 80 £ - 120 £

Datum: 20.05.1993

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A pair of Chinese bronze models of bearded Immortals seated on the backs of...

A pair of Chinese bronze models of bearded Immortals seated on the backs of large carp, each figure reading a scroll -- 7.in.long. (2

Los #: 21

Schätzpreis: 120 £ - 180 £

Datum: 20.05.1993

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A pair of Japanese bronze models of monkeys, each with one long arm...

A pair of Japanese bronze models of monkeys, each with one long arm stretched upwards -- 5.in.high; a bronze model of a reclining karashishi with its head turned slightly to one side -- 5¼.in.long; a pair of soft-metal seated figures modelled as Darumas -- 2¾.in.high; and a pair of soft-metal

Los #: 22

Schätzpreis: 120 £ - 150 £

Datum: 20.05.1993

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Two similar Chinese silver-inlaid iron stirrups decorated with bands of...

Two similar Chinese silver-inlaid iron stirrups decorated with bands of key-frets -- 6½.in.high; a similar circular box and cover decorated with central shou-character within geometric patterns -- 3½.in.diam; a Sino-Tibetan ghanta, the handle modelled as a head of a deity above a band of masks and

Los #: 23

Schätzpreis: 120 £ - 180 £

Datum: 20.05.1993

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A Japanese miniature lacquer cabinet decorated with birds among prunus...

A Japanese miniature lacquer cabinet decorated with birds among prunus branches, fitted with three drawers -- 6.in.high; two Chinese cloisonne cylindrical boxes and covers decorated with dragons and foliage -- 4.in.high max; a rectangular wood box onlaid in soapstone with figures below pine

Los #: 24

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 200 £

Datum: 20.05.1993

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A Mahjong set in a rectangular lacquered carrying case with brass handle...

A Mahjong set in a rectangular lacquered carrying case with brass handle decorated with dragons, fitted with bone and bamboo pieces -- the box 9¼.in.wide

Los #: 25

Schätzpreis: 50 £ - 80 £

Datum: 20.05.1993

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A Tibetan bronze figure of a Bodhisattva seated in dhyanasana, wearing an...

A Tibetan bronze figure of a Bodhisattva seated in dhyanasana, wearing an elaborate headdress, jewellery and celestial scarf, holding a vajra in one hand and a ghanta in the other, on a lotus-petal base -- 16¾.in.high

Los #: 26

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 400 £

Datum: 20.05.1993

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A Japanese gilt-inlaid iron oval tray decorated with a boat in a...

A Japanese gilt-inlaid iron oval tray decorated with a boat in a mountainous river landscape within a border of stylised dragons -- 7¾.in.wide, signed

Los #: 27

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 20.05.1993

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A brown and gold lacquer cylindrical circular four-tiered jubako decorated...

A brown and gold lacquer cylindrical circular four-tiered jubako decorated in hiramakie, silver and nashiji with kiku head to the top, the sides with bands of interlacing foliage and flowerheads beside streams and bridges, the interior in nashiji -- 9½.in.high

Los #: 28

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 400 £

Datum: 20.05.1993

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A Chinese famille verte porcelain snuff-bottle moulded with figures below...

A Chinese famille verte porcelain snuff-bottle moulded with figures below trees, stopper -- 3¼.in.high; two further famille verte bottles painted with dragons, figures and animals, stoppers -- 3.in.high max; two blue and white bottles decorated with foliage, stoppers; another bottle painted with a

Los #: 29

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 250 £

Datum: 20.05.1993

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A Peking red-overlay glass snuff-bottle carved to each side with coiled...

A Peking red-overlay glass snuff-bottle carved to each side with coiled dragons within bat handles, on a milky-white ground, stopper and foliate gilt-metal mounts -- 3¼.in.high. See Illustration

Los #: 30

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 20.05.1993