A Window On The Orient - A Distinguished Private Collection

Christie's
4 November 2010, London, King Street

Date of the auction: 04.11.2010

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A 19-INCH TERRESTRIAL GLOBE

A 19-INCH TERRESTRIAL GLOBE
20TH CENTURY
A 19-INCH TERRESTRIAL GLOBE 20TH CENTURY PHILIP'S 19-inch terrestrial globe , twelve chromolithographed gores and two polar calottes pasted onto a metal sphere, on a turned ebonised column and plinth base

Lot #: 201

Estimate: £400 - £700

Date: 4 Nov 2010

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A FRENCH ART DECO TABLE LAMP WITH GLOBE SHADE

A FRENCH ART DECO TABLE LAMP WITH GLOBE SHADE
J. FOREST, CIRCA 1940
A FRENCH ART DECO TABLE LAMP WITH GLOBE SHADE J. FOREST, CIRCA 1940 Spun aluminium pedestal, glass globe with paper gores, cartouche giving scale of 1:50,000,000 12 in. (30 cm.) high

Lot #: 202

Estimate: £600 - £900

Date: 4 Nov 2010

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AN IVORY OKIMONO [SCULPTURAL ORNAMENT

AN IVORY OKIMONO [SCULPTURAL ORNAMENT
SIGNED CHIKUYOSAI TOMOCHIKA (III), MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY)
AN IVORY OKIMONO [SCULPTURAL ORNAMENT] SIGNED CHIKUYOSAI TOMOCHIKA (III), MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY) Of two children feeding a ram, on an irregular base, the ivory variously stained for

Lot #: 203

Estimate: £600 - £900

Date: 4 Nov 2010

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AN IVORY TUSK VASE

AN IVORY TUSK VASE
SIGNED SHINRYUSAI CHIKAHIRO , MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY)
AN IVORY TUSK VASE SIGNED SHINRYUSAI CHIKAHIRO , MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY) Decorated in shishiaibori and gold and red hiramaki-e with Ariwara no Narihira and two retainers viewing Mount Fuji, amongst iris

Lot #: 205

Estimate: £500 - £800

Date: 4 Nov 2010

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A SATSUMA VASE

A SATSUMA VASE
SIGNED DAI NIHON KYOTO AWATA KINKOZAN ZO , MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY)
A SATSUMA VASE SIGNED DAI NIHON KYOTO AWATA KINKOZAN ZO , MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY) Decorated in various coloured enamels and gilt on an unusual marbled red ground with two fighting dragons 4¾ in. (12

Lot #: 206

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 4 Nov 2010

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A MINIATURE SATSUMA VASE

A MINIATURE SATSUMA VASE
SIGNED YABU MEIZAN , MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY)
A MINIATURE SATSUMA VASE SIGNED YABU MEIZAN , MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY) Intricately decorated in various coloured enamels and gilt with four panels depicting a rural landscape, men and children, and birds and

Lot #: 207

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 4 Nov 2010

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A SATSUMA BOWL

A SATSUMA BOWL
SIGNED SEIKOZAN , MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY)
A SATSUMA BOWL SIGNED SEIKOZAN , MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY) Decorated in various coloured enamels and gilt with chrysanthemums above a band of chidori over waves, the interior with a mass of chrysanthemum and peony flowers 12

Lot #: 208

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 4 Nov 2010

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A CLOISONNÉ VASE AND COVER

A CLOISONNÉ VASE AND COVER
ATTRIBUTED TO THE NAMIKAWA WORKSHOP, MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY)
A CLOISONNÉ VASE AND COVER ATTRIBUTED TO THE NAMIKAWA WORKSHOP, MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY) Worked in gilt wire and various coloured cloisonné enamels on a variety of mottled enamel grounds with

Lot #: 210

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 4 Nov 2010

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AN IVORY OKIMONO [SCULPTURAL ORNAMENT

AN IVORY OKIMONO [SCULPTURAL ORNAMENT
SIGNED JOEI , MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY)
AN IVORY OKIMONO [SCULPTURAL ORNAMENT] SIGNED JOEI , MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY) Of a man making fishing nets, with a young boy holding a cricket 6¾ in. (17 cm.) long

Lot #: 214

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 4 Nov 2010

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AN IVORY OKIMONO [SCULPTURAL ORNAMENT

AN IVORY OKIMONO [SCULPTURAL ORNAMENT
SIGNED, MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY)
AN IVORY OKIMONO [SCULPTURAL ORNAMENT] SIGNED, MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY) Of a man catching fish with two young boys 13¾ in. (35 cm.) high, including fishing rod

Lot #: 215

Estimate: £400 - £500

Date: 4 Nov 2010

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AN IVORY OKIMONO [SCULPTURAL ORNAMENT

AN IVORY OKIMONO [SCULPTURAL ORNAMENT
SIGNED KAKUSEI? , MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY)
AN IVORY OKIMONO [SCULPTURAL ORNAMENT] SIGNED KAKUSEI? , MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY) A boatman and four travellers in a boat: two old men smoking, a mendicant priest and a seated figure with a basket of

Lot #: 216

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 4 Nov 2010

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A CHINESE CARVED IVORY MODEL OF A RAFT

A CHINESE CARVED IVORY MODEL OF A RAFT
19TH CENTURY
A CHINESE CARVED IVORY MODEL OF A RAFT 19TH CENTURY Carved with a sage dressed in long robes and a small boy on a raft with peach blossoms and fruiting branches, all on a ground of crashing waves 5½ in. (14 cm.) long, wood stand

Lot #: 217

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 4 Nov 2010

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Monk Yizhi (active 1710-30)

Monk Yizhi (active 1710-30)
Lone monk standing with hat and staff
Monk Yizhi (active 1710-30) Lone monk standing with hat and staff Hanging scroll ink and colour on paper 39¾ x 13¾ in. (101 x 35 cm

Lot #: 218

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,500

Date: 4 Nov 2010

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Zhang Tingji (1768-1848)

Zhang Tingji (1768-1848)
Lone recluse in a landscape
Zhang Tingji (1768-1848) Lone recluse in a landscape Hanging scroll ink and colour on paper 35 x 11½ in. (98.5 x 29 cm

Lot #: 220

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,500

Date: 4 Nov 2010

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A PAIR OF CHINESE CORAL-GROUND RESERVE-DECORATED BOWLS

A PAIR OF CHINESE CORAL-GROUND RESERVE-DECORATED BOWLS
DAOGUANG SEAL MARKS IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1821-50)
A PAIR OF CHINESE CORAL-GROUND RESERVE-DECORATED BOWLS DAOGUANG SEAL MARKS IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1821-50) Each bowl decorated with two registers of evenly-spaced

Lot #: 221

Estimate: £6,000 - £8,000

Date: 4 Nov 2010

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A PAIR OF CHINESE CARVED LACQUER RECTANGULAR JARDINIERES

A PAIR OF CHINESE CARVED LACQUER RECTANGULAR JARDINIERES
QIANLONG PERIOD (1736-95)
A PAIR OF CHINESE CARVED LACQUER RECTANGULAR JARDINIERES QIANLONG PERIOD (1736-95) Each carved through layers of red lacquer to the black lacquer ground with shaped cartouches enclosing scholars and attendants

Lot #: 222

Estimate: £7,000 - £10,000

Date: 4 Nov 2010

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A CHINESE IMPERIAL INSCRIBED THREE-PART RUYI-SHAPED CINNABAR...

A CHINESE IMPERIAL INSCRIBED THREE-PART RUYI-SHAPED CINNABAR INKSTICK
KANGXI YICHOU YEAR, CORRESPONDING TO 1685 AND OF THE PERIOD
A CHINESE IMPERIAL INSCRIBED THREE-PART RUYI-SHAPED CINNABAR INKSTICK KANGXI YICHOU YEAR, CORRESPONDING TO 1685 AND OF THE PERIOD Moulded into three sections and fitted

Lot #: 223

Estimate: £6,000 - £8,000

Date: 4 Nov 2010

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A PAIR OF CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE 'SOLDIER' VASES AND COVERS ...

A PAIR OF CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE 'SOLDIER' VASES AND COVERS
KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)
A PAIR OF CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE 'SOLDIER' VASES AND COVERS KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722) Each finely painted with four large rectangular panels, two depicting a dignitary and a warrior jousting on horseback observed

Lot #: 225

Estimate: £100,000 - £150,000

Date: 4 Nov 2010

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A PAIR OF CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE 'SOLDIER' VASES AND COVERS ...

A PAIR OF CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE 'SOLDIER' VASES AND COVERS
EARLY 18TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE 'SOLDIER' VASES AND COVERS EARLY 18TH CENTURY Each of slender tapering form, boldly painted in shades of cobalt blue with four circular panels of ladies at leisure in pavilion interiors

Lot #: 226

Estimate: £60,000 - £80,000

Date: 4 Nov 2010

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A PAIR OF FAMILLE ROSE OBLONG OCTAGONAL DISHES

A PAIR OF FAMILLE ROSE OBLONG OCTAGONAL DISHES
YONGZHENG/EARLY QIANLONG, CIRCA 1730-40
A PAIR OF FAMILLE ROSE OBLONG OCTAGONAL DISHES YONGZHENG/EARLY QIANLONG, CIRCA 1730-40 Each enamelled with tree peony and hydrangea growing beside rockwork on a terrace, within an elaborate and delicately

Lot #: 227

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 4 Nov 2010

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A PAIR OF FAMILLE ROSE 'TOBACCO LEAF' TEAPOTS AND COVERS

A PAIR OF FAMILLE ROSE 'TOBACCO LEAF' TEAPOTS AND COVERS
QIANLONG PERIOD, CIRCA 1750-60
A PAIR OF FAMILLE ROSE 'TOBACCO LEAF' TEAPOTS AND COVERS QIANLONG PERIOD, CIRCA 1750-60 Each of globular form with flat covers and flower head finials, enamelled on one side with a pair of mandarin ducks, one

Lot #: 228

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 4 Nov 2010

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A FAMILLE ROSE SEMI-EGGSHELL BEAKER AND SAUCER

A FAMILLE ROSE SEMI-EGGSHELL BEAKER AND SAUCER
YONGZHENG PERIOD (1723-35)
A FAMILLE ROSE SEMI-EGGSHELL BEAKER AND SAUCER YONGZHENG PERIOD (1723-35) The saucer moulded as a flower head and delicately enamelled with a shepherd seated beside rockwork tending three sheep, the deep beaker similarly

Lot #: 229

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 4 Nov 2010

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A FAMILLE ROSE RUBY AND BLACK-GROUND FIVE-PIECE GARNITURE

A FAMILLE ROSE RUBY AND BLACK-GROUND FIVE-PIECE GARNITURE
YONGZHENG PERIOD (1723-35)
A FAMILLE ROSE RUBY AND BLACK-GROUND FIVE-PIECE GARNITURE YONGZHENG PERIOD (1723-35) Each piece brightly enamelled with landscape and floral panels reserved on a black ground embellished with scrolling

Lot #: 230

Estimate: £40,000 - £60,000

Date: 4 Nov 2010

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A FAMILLE ROSE BOWL AND COVER

A FAMILLE ROSE BOWL AND COVER
DAOGUANG SEAL MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1821-50)
A FAMILLE ROSE BOWL AND COVER DAOGUANG SEAL MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1821-50) With steep flaring sides, the exterior delicately enamelled on the exterior with fruiting and flowering

Lot #: 231

Estimate: £6,000 - £8,000

Date: 4 Nov 2010

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A SET OF EIGHT CHINESE FIGURES OF IMMORTALS AND ONE OF SHOUL...

A SET OF EIGHT CHINESE FIGURES OF IMMORTALS AND ONE OF SHOULAO
LATE 18TH/EARLY 19TH CENTURY
A SET OF EIGHT CHINESE FIGURES OF IMMORTALS AND ONE OF SHOULAO LATE 18TH/EARLY 19TH CENTURY Each enamelled in the famille rose palette with brightly coloured robes and holding their attributes, all standing

Lot #: 232

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 4 Nov 2010

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A FAMILLE ROSE 'PEDICURE' GROUP

A FAMILLE ROSE 'PEDICURE' GROUP
QIANLONG PERIOD (1736-95)
A FAMILLE ROSE 'PEDICURE' GROUP QIANLONG PERIOD (1736-95) Modelled as a gentleman seated on a rockwork mound, his bare left leg resting on the knee of his female companion, he wearing turquoise robes with dragon roundels and she a lime-green

Lot #: 233

Estimate: £8,000 - £12,000

Date: 4 Nov 2010

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A FAMILLE ROSE CAFE-AU-LAIT-GROUND VASE, YUHUCHUNPING

A FAMILLE ROSE CAFE-AU-LAIT-GROUND VASE, YUHUCHUNPING
SHEN DE TANG ZHI FOUR-CHRACTER MARK IN IRON-RED, DAOGUANG PERIOD (1821-50)
A FAMILLE ROSE CAFE-AU-LAIT-GROUND VASE, YUHUCHUNPING SHEN DE TANG ZHI FOUR-CHRACTER MARK IN IRON-RED, DAOGUANG PERIOD (1821-50) Of pear shape with flaring neck, brightly

Lot #: 234

Estimate: £8,000 - £12,000

Date: 4 Nov 2010

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A PAIR OF MAGNIFICENT LARGE FAMILLE ROSE OCTAGONAL JARS AND ...

A PAIR OF MAGNIFICENT LARGE FAMILLE ROSE OCTAGONAL JARS AND COVERS
YONGZHENG PERIOD (1723-35)
A PAIR OF MAGNIFICENT LARGE FAMILLE ROSE OCTAGONAL JARS AND COVERS YONGZHENG PERIOD (1723-35) Each finely enamelled with panels of dignitaries, court ladies and attendants, alternating with birds on

Lot #: 235

Estimate: £100,000 - £150,000

Date: 4 Nov 2010

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A PAIR OF FINE FAMILLE ROSE 'SOLDIER' VASES AND COVERS

A PAIR OF FINE FAMILLE ROSE 'SOLDIER' VASES AND COVERS
YONGZHENG PERIOD, CIRCA 1730-35
A PAIR OF FINE FAMILLE ROSE 'SOLDIER' VASES AND COVERS YONGZHENG PERIOD, CIRCA 1730-35 The massive vases finely and delicately enamelled with a phoenix and smaller birds amongst tree peony, prunus and other

Lot #: 236

Estimate: £100,000 - £150,000

Date: 4 Nov 2010

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A FAMILLE ROSE MINIATURE TEA CADDY

A FAMILLE ROSE MINIATURE TEA CADDY
QIANLONG PERIOD, CIRCA 1770-80
A FAMILLE ROSE MINIATURE TEA CADDY QIANLONG PERIOD, CIRCA 1770-80 Of arched rectangular form, enamelled in the 'mandarin pattern' style with figures at leisure, the sides with vignettes on a puce scale-pattern ground 3¼ in. (8 cm

Lot #: 237

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 4 Nov 2010