Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

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Datum der Auktion: 05.11.2019

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A BLUE AND WHITE 'BOY AND CARP' SAUCER DISH

A BLUE AND WHITE 'BOY AND CARP' SAUCER DISH KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722) The saucer-shaped dish is finely decorated to the interior with a seated lady in a pavilion watching a young boy at play beside a lake with a leaping carp and a phoenix amongst bamboo. The exterior is painted with three similar

Los #: 31

Schätzpreis: 5.000 £ - 7.000 £

Datum: 05.11.2019

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A BLUE AND WHITE 'FIGURAL' JARDINIÈRE

A BLUE AND WHITE 'FIGURAL' JARDINIÈRE TRANSITIONAL PERIOD, MID-17TH CENTURY The small jardinière is decorated to the rounded sides with a continuous scene depicting figures in a garden setting. 8 ½ in. (21.6 cm.) diam

Los #: 143

Schätzpreis: 5.000 £ - 8.000 £

Datum: 05.11.2019

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A BLUE AND WHITE 'FIGURAL' SLEEVE VASE

A BLUE AND WHITE 'FIGURAL' SLEEVE VASE TRANSITIONAL PERIOD, MID-17TH CENTURY The vase is finely decorated with a continous scene depicting a warrior on horseback holding a halberd and an infant in his arms and another warrior standing by rocks and clouds, all below bands of incised flowers and

Los #: 30

Schätzpreis: 8.000 £ - 12.000 £

Datum: 05.11.2019

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A BLUE AND WHITE 'PHOENIX TAIL' VASE

A BLUE AND WHITE 'PHOENIX TAIL' VASE KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722) The bulbous body is decorated to one side with a shaped panel enclosing precious antiques and to the other side with a long-tailed bird perched beneath a blossoming tree. The narrow neck below the flared mouth is similarly decorated. 17

Los #: 109

Schätzpreis: 5.000 £ - 8.000 £

Datum: 05.11.2019

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A BLUE AND WHITE 'PHOENIX TAIL' VASE

A BLUE AND WHITE 'PHOENIX TAIL' VASE KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722) The vase is decorated with five monks and a dignitary in an interior setting. The tall flaring neck is similarly decorated depicting two monks in conversation with a seated dignitary in front of a standing lady. 18 1/8 in.(46 cm.) high

Los #: 113

Schätzpreis: 6.000 £ - 10.000 £

Datum: 05.11.2019

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A BLUE AND WHITE 'PHOENIX' JAR AND COVER

A BLUE AND WHITE 'PHOENIX' JAR AND COVER 17TH CENTURY The body is painted in vibrant tones of blue with six phoenixes with trailing tails among a dense floral scroll, between bands of stylised lappets and ruyi -heads. The domed cover is painted with two further phoenixes. 12 5/8 in. (32 cm.) high

Los #: 107

Schätzpreis: 6.000 £ - 8.000 £

Datum: 05.11.2019

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A BLUE AND WHITE 'ROMANCE OF THE WESTERN CHAMBER' DISH

A BLUE AND WHITE 'ROMANCE OF THE WESTERN CHAMBER' DISH KANGXI SIX-CHARACTER MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE WITHIN A DOUBLE CIRCLE AND OF THE PERIOD (1662-1722) The deeply potted dish is decorated to the interior with a scene from Xi Xiang Ji , Romance of the Western Chamber. The exterior is decorated with

Los #: 111

Schätzpreis: 6.000 £ - 10.000 £

Datum: 05.11.2019

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A BLUE AND WHITE 'THREE-STRING' VASE, LAIFU ZUN

A BLUE AND WHITE 'THREE-STRING' VASE, LAIFU ZUN KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722) The vase is decorated to the body with a river landscape with a fisherman on a boat passing by rocks and pine trees. The slender neck is decorated with two bamboo sprays above three moulded bow-strings to the shoulder. The

Los #: 28

Schätzpreis: 6.000 £ - 8.000 £

Datum: 05.11.2019

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A BLUE AND WHITE BOTTLE VASE

A BLUE AND WHITE BOTTLE VASE TRANSITIONAL PERIOD, MID-17TH CENTURY The vase is decorated to the globular body in vibrant tones of cobalt blue with a continuous scene of several officials beside a pavilion, receiving offerings from two attendants, all within a rocky landscape setting. The slender

Los #: 106

Schätzpreis: 6.000 £ - 8.000 £

Datum: 05.11.2019

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A BLUE AND WHITE BRUSH POT, BITONG

A BLUE AND WHITE BRUSH POT, BITONG TRANSITIONAL PERIOD, MID-17TH CENTURY The exterior of the body is finely decorated with a continuous scene depicting 'Washing the Elephant', sao xiang, with one servant holding a broom and a long hook standing on the back of the animal beside a water-filled wooden

Los #: 29

Schätzpreis: 8.000 £ - 12.000 £

Datum: 05.11.2019

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A BLUE AND WHITE FIGURAL 'PHOENIX TAIL' VASE

A BLUE AND WHITE FIGURAL 'PHOENIX TAIL' VASE KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722), DATED BY INSCRIPTION TO THE FIFTY-EIGHTH YEAR, CORRESPONDING TO 1719 The vase is decorated to the body with dignitaries and attendants in an interior setting. The reverse bears an inscription and dating to the 'auspicious day of

Los #: 112

Schätzpreis: 6.000 £ - 10.000 £

Datum: 05.11.2019

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A BLUE AND WHITE GU -FORM 'BIRD AND FLOWER' VASE

A BLUE AND WHITE GU -FORM 'BIRD AND FLOWER' VASE TRANSITIONAL PERIOD, MID-17TH CENTURY The elegantly potted vase of waisted form is decorated to the upper body with a pair of birds in flight amongst peonies, plum blossoms, bamboo and rocks. The central register is decorated with interlinked ruyi

Los #: 114

Schätzpreis: 6.000 £ - 10.000 £

Datum: 05.11.2019

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A BLUE AND WHITE JAR AND COVER

A BLUE AND WHITE JAR AND COVER TRANSITIONAL PERIOD, MID-17TH CENTURY The jar is decorated to the exterior with a continous scene of an official with two attendants in a garden landscape with clouds. The shoulder is incised with a flower band and the neck is further embellished with two large flower

Los #: 27

Schätzpreis: 8.000 £ - 12.000 £

Datum: 05.11.2019

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A BLUE AND WHITE TRIPOD CENSER

A BLUE AND WHITE TRIPOD CENSER QIANLONG SIX-CHARACTER MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE IN A LINE AND OF THE PERIOD (1736-1795) The censer is well potted with a compressed globular body decorated with the Eight Buddhist Emblems, bajixiang , amongst large lotus blossoms on leafy tendrils, all below a band of

Los #: 185

Schätzpreis: 15.000 £ - 25.000 £

Datum: 05.11.2019

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A BLUE-GROUND YELLOW-ENAMELLED 'DRAGON' BOWL

A BLUE-GROUND YELLOW-ENAMELLED 'DRAGON' BOWL KANGXI SIX-CHARACTER MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE WITHIN A DOUBLE CIRCLE AND OF THE PERIOD (1662-1722) The exterior is decorated with two five-clawed dragons amongst clouds and flames chasing the flaming pearl, all above a band of overlapping petals encircling

Los #: 32

Schätzpreis: 15.000 £ - 20.000 £

Datum: 05.11.2019

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A BRONZE MODEL OF A STUPA

A BRONZE MODEL OF A STUPA 15TH CENTURY The stupa rests on a double-lotus base, supporting a bell shape below a square platform on which a coiled cone rests. It is surmounted by a lotus-bud finial. The base is sealed. 6 ¾ in. (17 cm.) high

Los #: 64

Schätzpreis: 8.000 £ - 12.000 £

Datum: 05.11.2019

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A BRONZE RITUAL FOOD VESSEL AND COVER, GUI

A BRONZE RITUAL FOOD VESSEL AND COVER, GUI WESTERN ZHOU DYNASTY (1100-771 BC) The body is cast with horizontal grooves between a double band of stylised scale patterns to the rim and a lappet band to the foot and is flanked by two animal-head C-form handles. The vessel is supported on three

Los #: 1

Schätzpreis: 30.000 £ - 50.000 £

Datum: 05.11.2019

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A BRONZE RITUAL TRIPOD FOOD VESSEL, DING

A BRONZE RITUAL TRIPOD FOOD VESSEL, DING LATE SHANG DYNASTY, 12TH-11TH CENTURY BC The tri-lobed body is raised on three columnar legs and is cast above each leg with a large taotie mask with rounded eyes, all reserved on a leiwen ground. A pair of inverted U-shaped handles rises from the rim. There

Los #: 2

Schätzpreis: 30.000 £ - 50.000 £

Datum: 05.11.2019

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A BRONZE RITUAL WINE VESSEL, GU

A BRONZE RITUAL WINE VESSEL, GU SHANG DYNASTY (1600-1100 BC) The trumpet-form neck is cast with four leiwen -filled blades rising from a band of S-shaped serpents. The middle section and spreading foot are cast in high relief with the disconnected parts of a taotie mask reserved on a fine leiwen

Los #: 3

Schätzpreis: 8.000 £ - 12.000 £

Datum: 05.11.2019

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A BRONZE TRIPOD CENSER

A BRONZE TRIPOD CENSER 17TH CENTURY The censer has a compressed globular body supported on three tapering feet with a pair of flaring loop handles to the rim above a short, waisted neck. The interior is cast with an apocryphal sixteen-character Xuande workshop mark and the base is cast with an

Los #: 78

Schätzpreis: 10.000 £ - 15.000 £

Datum: 05.11.2019

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A BROWN-GROUND KESI DRAGON ROBE, MANGPAO

A BROWN-GROUND KESI DRAGON ROBE, MANGPAO 19TH CENTURY The robe is finely woven with nine gold five-clawed dragons chasing flaming pearls amongst ruyi-form clouds and bats. The brown ground is interspersed with beribboned scrolls, chimes, and vases containing peaches and ruyi , above cresting waves

Los #: 222

Schätzpreis: 5.000 £ - 8.000 £

Datum: 05.11.2019

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A CARVED CINNABAR LACQUER RUYI SCEPTRE

A CARVED CINNABAR LACQUER RUYI SCEPTRE QIANLONG PERIOD (1736-1795) The sceptre is finely carved in relief with the Eight Buddhist Emblems, bajixiang , amongst lotus blooms and scrolling foliage on a diaper ground and within keyfret borders to the sides. The reverse is similarly carved with a diaper

Los #: 96

Schätzpreis: 8.000 £ - 12.000 £

Datum: 05.11.2019

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A CARVED CINNABAR LACQUER STEM BOWL

A CARVED CINNABAR LACQUER STEM BOWL MING DYNASTY, 16TH CENTURY The deep bowl is carved with four large long-tailed birds amongst flower sprays and pomegranate, all on a diaper pattern and below a key fret band to the mouth rim. The stem with splayed foot is similarly decorated with further flower

Los #: 97

Schätzpreis: 10.000 £ - 15.000 £

Datum: 05.11.2019

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A CARVED YAOZHOU CELADON BOWL AND A YAOZHOU DISH AND A CARVED...

A CARVED YAOZHOU CELADON BOWL AND A YAOZHOU DISH AND A CARVED CELADON-GLAZED DISH SONG DYNASTY (960-1279) The conical bowl is decorated with a freely carved design of stylised peony stems, their curly leaves enhanced with a combed decoration, covered all over with a crackle-suffused glaze of

Los #: 8

Schätzpreis: 5.000 £ - 8.000 £

Datum: 05.11.2019

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A CARVED YELLOW-GLAZED 'FIGURAL' BRUSH POT, BITONG

A CARVED YELLOW-GLAZED 'FIGURAL' BRUSH POT, BITONG DAOGUANG INCISED SIX-CHARACTER MARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1821-1850) The brush pot is finely carved to the exterior with the animated figure, charging on his horse amongst clouds, his right hand raised carrying a whip. He is followed by a barefoot

Los #: 162

Schätzpreis: 6.000 £ - 10.000 £

Datum: 05.11.2019

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A CELADON-GROUND UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND COPPER RED-DECORATED PEAR-SHAPED VASE...

A CELADON-GROUND UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND COPPER RED-DECORATED PEAR-SHAPED VASE, YUHUCHUNPING 18TH-19TH CENTURY The vase is decorated to the exterior in underglaze blue and copper red with two deer beside rocks, bamboo, and lingzhi , all below a pine tree and reserved on a celadon-glazed ground. 14 in

Los #: 137

Schätzpreis: 5.000 £ - 8.000 £

Datum: 05.11.2019

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A CIRCULAR GILT-BRONZE 'LOTUS' CENSER

A CIRCULAR GILT-BRONZE 'LOTUS' CENSER 17TH CENTURY The heavily cast censer is decorated to the sides with stylized upright lotus lappets, divided to the central section with a double-string band, just above the apocryphal Xuande mark in a vertical line. Each side is applied with a handle in the

Los #: 79

Schätzpreis: 4.000 £ - 6.000 £

Datum: 05.11.2019

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A CIZHOU MARBLED STONEWARE BOWL

A CIZHOU MARBLED STONEWARE BOWL NORTHERN SONG DYNASTY, 11TH-12TH CENTURY The bowl is formed with rounded sides and is raised on a short foot ring. The marbled brown and beige ware is applied with a plain creamy-white slip on the mouth rim, all covered in a clear glaze. 3 ¾ in. (9.5 cm.) diam

Los #: 23

Schätzpreis: 8.000 £ - 12.000 £

Datum: 05.11.2019

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A CLAIRE DE LUNE -GLAZED TWO-HANDLED VASE

A CLAIRE DE LUNE -GLAZED TWO-HANDLED VASE QING DYNASTY (1644-1911) The vase is carved to either side of the body with a stylised kui dragon roundel, between a pair of archaistic animal handles. The base is incised with an apocryphal Yongzheng mark. 8 3/8 in. (21.3 cm.) high

Los #: 58

Schätzpreis: 5.000 £ - 8.000 £

Datum: 05.11.2019

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A CLOISONNÉ ENAMEL 'BIRDS AND FLOWER' SQUARE VASE, FANGHU

A CLOISONNÉ ENAMEL 'BIRDS AND FLOWER' SQUARE VASE, FANGHU MING DYNASTY, 17TH CENTURY The vase is decorated to each side with a bird on a flowering branch, including a kingfisher and a parrot, all on a turquoise ground. Each side of the neck and foot is decorated with a large lotus head with leafy

Los #: 67

Schätzpreis: 6.000 £ - 8.000 £

Datum: 05.11.2019