Asian Art

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Date of the auction: 17.05.2019

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An Islamic copper vase

An Islamic copper vase, decorated with panels of calligraphy and stylised ornaments in overlaid silver, 15.5cm high

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £60 - £80

Date: 17 May 2019

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A Vietnamese wood pagoda

A Vietnamese wood pagoda, early 20th century, of heptagon form, each side decorated with figures, birds and flowers in mother-of-pearl in oval panels surrounded by foliage scrolls, 154cm high (2

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £2,000 - £2,500

Date: 17 May 2019

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A large Chinese pottery figure, Tang dynasty (618-907), of a matron standing in an elegant swaying pose, her hands clasped within the full sleeves of her long robes, which fall in deep folds to the flat, shaped base, the face modelled with fully rounded features framed by her long hair drawn into an

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 17 May 2019

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A Chinese qingbai ware cup stand, Northern Song Dynasty (960-1127), of typical form covered with a light sea blue glaze, 12cm diameter 北宋 青白盏托

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 17 May 2019

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A Chinese qingbai ware vase, Northern Song Dynasty (960-1127), of octagonal form on a tall foot with flared mouth, covered with a light sea blue glaze, 22.4cm high 北宋 青白八方瓶

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,500

Date: 17 May 2019

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A Chinese qingbai ware cup stand, Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279), of typical form in the shape of a lotus leaf with lobed rim, the centre incised with flower petals, all covered with a light blue glaze, 13cm diameter 南宋 青白莲花盏托

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,500

Date: 17 May 2019

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A Chinese Ding ware dish, of circular form, the centre moulded with a rock in a garden within a lobed gadroon border, 13.3cm diameter 定窑洞石纹碟

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 17 May 2019

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A Chinese Jun glazed pottery flask, moulded in imitation of leather skins for a water or wine pouch, with a handle imitating string to the top, covered in purple and blue glaze, 29.5cm high

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 17 May 2019

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A Chinese Cizhou ware vase, of baluster form on a flared foot, painted with incised scrolling lotus above a false gadroon border in black on a white slip, all under a clear glaze, 34cm high 磁州窑白地黑花花卉纹瓶

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 17 May 2019

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A Chinese Jun ware tea bowl, of circular form on a short circular foot, all covered in a blue glaze, 7cm diameter 钧釉茶碗

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 17 May 2019

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A Chinese blue and white vase, in the Yuan style, the pear-shaped body painted with scrolling flowers below banana leaf and gadroon borders, the neck with two handles, on a square stand painted with scrolls, 26cm high 青花缠枝莲纹瓶

Lot #: 31

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 17 May 2019

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A Chinese iron red vase, Kangxi (1662-1722), the pear-shaped body on a short foot with a tall tapering neck, surmounted by a broad ring in the upper part painted with chrysanthemums in gilt, the body painted with alternating continuous spiral bands of iron red and white stripes, 21.5cm high For a

Lot #: 40

Estimate: £450 - £600

Date: 17 May 2019

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A Chinese sancai Guanyin, Kangxi (1662-1722), seated on a lotus pedestal on a raised stepped plinth, his right hand holding the stem of a lotus flower resting on his right knee, wearing a long robe with thick folds covered in green glaze, 15.5cm high (2) 清康熙 素三彩观音坐像

Lot #: 42

Estimate: £400 - £500

Date: 17 May 2019

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A collection of Chinese blue and white plates, 18th century, comprising: a set of four plates, of circular form, painted with flowers, bamboo and a rock, 23.4cm diameter, a set of nine plates, painted with sprigs of flowers, 23.4cm diameter, and three soup bowls, of octagonal form, painted with

Lot #: 49

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 17 May 2019

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A pair of Chinese blue and white bowls and covers, 19th century, painted with dragons chasing flaming pearls amongst clouds above waves, six character Qianlong mark, 11.3cm diameter (4) 清十九世纪 青花双龙戏珠纹盖碗 《大清乾隆年制》青花楷书款 一对

Lot #: 56

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 17 May 2019

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A Chinese blue and white teapot, Kangxi (1662-1722), of drum form with moulded studs, painted with precious objects, the cover with a Buddhist lion knop seated in the middle of a roundel with ruyi heads, 18cm long (2) 清康熙 青花鼓钉纹博古图茶壶

Lot #: 58

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 17 May 2019

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A Chinese blue and white dish, Wanli (1573-1620), of lobed circular form, painted with a landscape surrounded by a border depicting the Eight Buddhist Emblems, 19cm diameter, another blue and white bowl, painted with chilong amongst scrolls, four character mark Fugui Changming, 17.5cm diameter, and

Lot #: 59

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 17 May 2019

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A Chinese blue and white meat dish, 18th century, of octagonal form, painted with peony and a willow tree in a garden, with diapered borders, 46.5cm long 清十八世纪 青花花卉图八方盘

Lot #: 60

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 17 May 2019

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A Chinese plate, Yongzheng (1723-1735), of circular form on a circular foot, the interior incised with a dragon chasing a flaming pearl amongst clouds, the underside glazed in blue, six character Yongzheng mark, 19.5cm diameter 清雍正 霁蓝釉云龙纹盘 《大清雍正年制》青花楷书款

Lot #: 64

Estimate: £6,000 - £8,000

Date: 17 May 2019

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A Chinese porcelain bowl, Jiaqing or later, the centre moulded with a lotus flower, the exterior moulded with lotus flower petals with incised foliage flowers, all under a white glaze, six character Jiaqing mark, 18.4cm diameter 清嘉庆或更晚 白釉莲花碗 《大清嘉庆年制》青花篆书款

Lot #: 65

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 17 May 2019

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A Chinese flambé glazed vase, Yongzheng or later, of rectangular form on a short foot with lug handles to the neck, moulded with peach-shaped panels to each side, covered overall in a rich glaze ranging from dark red to light blue tones, thinning to beige at the rim and corners, four character

Lot #: 66

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 17 May 2019

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A Chinese altar vase, Yongzheng (1723-1735), of rectangular form, painted with a literatus either leaning towards a rock or admiring his qin in leaf-shaped panels, the other sides similarly decorated with flowers, all against a coral ground between key fret and shou roundel borders, 37.5cm high

Lot #: 67

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 17 May 2019

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A Chinese celadon vase, Qianlong (1736-1795), of rectangular tapering form under a pea green glaze, painted with finger citrons and peaches with underglaze blue and copper red in shaped panels, two handles to the shoulder, four character Qianlong mark, 13.7cm high 清乾隆 豆青地开光青花釉里红多福多寿纹四方瓶 《乾隆年制》青花篆书款

Lot #: 68

Estimate: £2,800 - £3,500

Date: 17 May 2019

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A Chinese famille rose vase, Daoguang (1821-1850), of tapering square form, painted with three literati drinking below a pine tree, attendants to their sides, the other sides with pine trees and flowers, the neck with shou characters, Buddhist lion and ring handles, two character mark Zaisou in iron

Lot #: 71

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 17 May 2019

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A Chinese Jizhou ware yuhuchun vase, 19th century, of pear shape on a circular foot with flared mouth, decorated with dragons in shaped panels amongst scrolls below a banana leaf border, all against a black ground, 28.5cm high 清十九世纪 吉州窑龙纹玉壶春瓶

Lot #: 72

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 17 May 2019

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A Chinese wucai jar, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), of globular form with a short neck and a flared mouth, painted with peony and other flowers by a rock, surrounded by butterflies, the shoulder with florets against a diapered border, 13.5cm high, wood stand (2) 清 五彩花卉纹罐 连木底座

Lot #: 74

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,200

Date: 17 May 2019

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A Chinese porcelain plate, of a dragon chasing a flaming pearl amongst clouds in green enamel, the underside similarly decorated, six character Yongzheng mark, 25cm diameter 绿彩云龙纹盘 《大清雍正年制》青花楷书款

Lot #: 75

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 17 May 2019

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A large Chinese famille rose vase, 19th-20th century, of ovoid form, on a circular base with everted mouth, painted with the hundred boys at play in a garden within a mountainous landscape, above false gadroon and key fret borders, the neck painted with bats, chilong and precious objects amongst

Lot #: 76

Estimate: £1,800 - £2,500

Date: 17 May 2019

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A Chinese famille verte vase, 19th-20th century, of rouleau form, painted with figures in a pavilion watching a phoenix attracted to the music they are playing, surrounded by bodhi, bamboo and other trees in a landscape, six character Kangxi mark, 38cm high 十九至二十世纪 五彩人物故事图棒槌瓶 《大清康熙年制》青花楷书款

Lot #: 78

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 17 May 2019

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A pair of Chinese famille rose rouleau vases, Guangxu (1875-1908), painted with Fu, Lu and Shou, the reverse with an archaic incense burner, Eight Buddhist Emblems to the neck and shoulder, six character Kangxi mark to base, 36.5cm high (2) 清光绪 粉彩三星高照图棒槌瓶 《大清康熙年制》青花楷书款 一对

Lot #: 79

Estimate: £1,500 - £1,800

Date: 17 May 2019