Asian Art

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Date of the auction: 03.09.2019

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A BRONZE OKIMONO OF A COOPER. Meiji period. Seated cross-legged, admiring a small bird perched on the top of a barrel, signed Toyohiro, with a wood stand, 11cm H. (2) 銅製置物 桶屋 銘 豊壽 *For a full condition report, please contact the department.* *请您联系我们索取品项报告

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £300 - £350

Date: 3 Sep 2019

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TWO BRONZE OKIMONO OF TURTLES. 19th/20th Century. Two groups, each with a young turtle clambering over its parent, approx. 13cm long. (2) Provenance: from the collection of Gisbert Combaz (1869 - 1941), a Belgian Art Nouveau artist, professor and leading scholar of Oriental art, thence by descent

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £400 - £500

Date: 3 Sep 2019

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A COPPER BOX AND COVER. 19th/20th Century. Naturalistically modelled as a kaki (persimmon) fruit, 8.5cm H. 赤金製柿型箱 *For a full condition report, please contact the department.* *请您联系我们索取品项报告

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 3 Sep 2019

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A LARGE BRONZE INCENSE BURNER, BY KANAYA GOROSABURO. 20th Century. Decorated in sentoku patina with silver plated hoop motif, the interior painted in gold, affixed to a wood stand, with seal mark at the base, Gorosan zo, 30cm wide, 24cm H. 銅製大香炉 *For a full condition report, please contact the

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 3 Sep 2019

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AN IRON WAR FAN, GUNBAI. 19th/20th Century. Worked in uchidashi and high relief with a dragon coiled around a sword, the reverse with the sun and the moon above an inscription, Tenka Taihei Kokudo Anzen (peace, harmony, and a safe country), 45cm H. with a fitted box. 鉄製軍配 *For a full condition

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 3 Sep 2019

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A GOLD LACQUER BOX AND COVER. Edo period. A kogo (incense mixing box), of rounded rectangular shape with metal rims, the cover decorated with a half-rolled sudara blind, aoi leaf and a butterfly in takamaki-e on a nashiji ground, 8.7 x 7.2 x 2cm. 蒔絵香合 *For a full condition report, please contact the

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 3 Sep 2019

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A BURR WOOD BASKET FOR TEA CEREMONY. 19th/20th Century. Carved from one single block of wood, decorated in gold lacquer with various insects including butterflies, cicadas, wasps and crickets approx. 33 x 25cm. 木製菓子籠 *For a full condition report, please contact the department.* *请您联系我们索取品项报告

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 3 Sep 2019

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A WOOD DISPLAY STAND AND A HEADREST. 19th/20th Century. A large leaf-shaped burr wood display stand, 90cm long, and a square wood headrest with hollowed out ‘fan’ handles, 29 x 29 x 16cm. (2) *For a full condition report, please contact the department.* *请您联系我们索取品项报告

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 3 Sep 2019

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TWO TEA-BOWLS, CHAWAN AND VASES. 19th/20th Century. A red raku tea-bowl with milky glaze running from the rim, 14cm diameter, and a grey slipware tea-bowl with a white glaze brush mark on the exterior, an impressed seal mark Goshotei Kichibei, 12cm diameter, a pair of small Kyoto ware oribe-style

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 3 Sep 2019

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A LARGE IMARI BOWL. 17th/18th Century. Decorated in underglaze blue, iron-red, green, purple, yellow enamels and gilt, with various flowers and ho-o birds, 37.5 diameter, 19cm H. 伊万里焼鉢 *For a full condition report, please contact the department.* *请您联系我们索取品项报告

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £100 - £200

Date: 3 Sep 2019

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A KAKIEMON-STYLE BOWL. 17th/18th Century. Decorated in underglaze blue, iron-red, green and black enamels and gilt, the interior with a spray of kiku, the exterior with a continuous design of peonies amongst rocks, the fluted rim painted with stylized fungi, 15.5cm diameter. 柿右衛門式鉢 *For a full

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 3 Sep 2019

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A RETICULATED IMARI GARNITURE. 17th/18th Century. Comprising a jar and cover and two vases, painted in underglaze blue, iron-red enamel and gilt with peonies, flowering cherry trees and panels enclosing flower arrangements in a vase, the shoulders and neck with foliage patterns, them reticulated

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 3 Sep 2019

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A MINIATURE MAKUZU STYLE VASE AND NETSUKE. 19th/20th Century. A wood figural netsuke bearing a signature Minkoku, 3cm H, a white glaze porcelain netsuke of a tiger, 3cm H, and a miniature vase bearing a seal mark, Makuzu, 7cm H. (3) 小型真葛式壺、木製根付、陶器根付 *For a full condition report, please contact the

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £200 - £250

Date: 3 Sep 2019

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AN UNUSUAL PAIR OF IMARI VASES AND COVERS. Late 17th Century. Each of hexagonal baluster shape, decorated in iron-red, blue and gilt with a butterfly amongst chrysanthemums and peonies in two shaped panels, reserved on a black ground with scattered flower heads, the domed cover with a conical

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 3 Sep 2019

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AN ARITA DISH. 19th Century. Of lobed shape, painted with shaped panels enclosing okame holding a fan, the characters ju and fuku, inset against the ground of stylised crane roundels, 51.5cm diameter. 有田焼皿 *For a full condition report, please contact the department.* *请您联系我们索取品项报告

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 3 Sep 2019

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TWO PLIQUE-A-JOUR BOWLS. 20th Century. Standing on three short feet, decorated with goldfish swimming amid aquatic plants, 12.5cm diameter, and another bowl with flowering hydrangea,11cm diameter, both fitted with a silver rim. (2) エナメル、ガラス製器2点 *For a full condition report, please contact the

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 3 Sep 2019

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TWO JAPANESE VELVET PAINTINGS AND AN EMBROIDERED PANEL. 19th/20th Century. Yuzen birodo (cut velvet with yuzen dye) depicting a country scene with mountain and farm houses, 57 x 54cm, another similarly painted, 61 x 58cm (framed), and one framed embroidered ‘dragon’ panel, 60.5 x 73.5cm, (3

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 3 Sep 2019

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A LACQUER PHOTOGRAPH ALBUM. Meiji period. Containing fifty hand-coloured albumen prints by various photographers of topographical and cultural scenes in Japan, most numbered and captioned in the negative, mounted one per page back to back, with hand-painted watercolour border decorations of similar

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £500 - £600

Date: 3 Sep 2019

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A HANGING SCROLL OF FIVE HUNDRED ARHATS. 19th Century. Painted in ink and gold paint over printed outlines on paper, mounted as a hanging scroll, 78.5 27.5cm. 掛け軸 五百羅漢図 *For a full condition report, please contact the department.* *请您联系我们索取品项报告。* *For a full condition report, please contact the

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £250 - £300

Date: 3 Sep 2019

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ATTRIBUTED TO TOENSAI KANSHI. 18th Century. Hashira-e, painted in ink and colour on paper, mounted as a hanging scroll, depicting a humorous scene with a male servant (yakko) sticking his tongue out to a woman with a towel wrapped around her head, signed Kanshi hitsu, with a fitted box, 82 x 16cm

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 3 Sep 2019

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A PAIR OF JAPANESE FRAMED PAINTINGS. 19th/20th Century. In ink and colour on paper, with a ho-o bird standing on a rock and flowers in a basket, three seals including Taigasai, 86 x 43.5cm. (2) 絵画2点、鳳凰、花籠図 *For a full condition report, please contact the department.* *请您联系我们索取品项报告

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £100 - £200

Date: 3 Sep 2019

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A GROUP OF DRAWINGS AND A MAP. 19th/20th Century. Eleven drawings for fans in ink and colour on paper, approx. 27 x 36.5, and a large fold-out printed geographical map of Kozuke province by Murakami Goyu, c.1840’s. (12) 下絵、地図 *For a full condition report, please contact the department

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £250 - £300

Date: 3 Sep 2019

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A COLLECTION OF NINE MINIATURE BOOKS, MAMEHON. Edo period. Printed illustrated books, including Mamehon Ise Monogatari (Miniature book of the tale of Ise), published by Kawachiya Chobei, Osaka, Bunsei 2 (1819 ), 10.8 x 7.7cm, Mamehon Ryakuhitsu Ukiyo-e no tehon (Miniature text book of Ukiyo-e), 11.5

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £500 - £600

Date: 3 Sep 2019

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A SET OF FIVE ILLUSTRATED BOOKS BY ICHIKAWA KANSAI. Meiji period. A complete set of Kansaigafu (Picture books by Kansai), five volumes, each with thirty pages illustrations printed in ink and salmon pink colour, depicting various subjects including goblins, beauties, animals and landscapes, the

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £350 - £400

Date: 3 Sep 2019

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TWO WOODBLOCK PRINT TRIPTYCHS. 19th Century. Depicting the palace in Korea and a war propaganda print, mounted, approx. 51 x 85cm. (2) 錦絵3枚続 *For a full condition report, please contact the department.* *请您联系我们索取品项报告

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 3 Sep 2019

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A GROUP OF WOODBLOCK PRINTS BY CHIKANOBU AND OTHERS. 19th/20th century. Forty-three oban prints originally mounted as an album, including triptychs by Chikanobu, depicting the Meiji Emperor watching the horse race at Ueno, another showing the Emperor entertained by dancers on a veranda of the

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £450 - £500

Date: 3 Sep 2019

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A FRAMED WOODBLOCK PRINT BY UTAGAWA KUINIYASU (1794 - 1832). Oban tate-e, depicting the courtesan Hinaogi of the Daikokuya seated at her desk, holding a book, signed Kuniyasu hitsu, the publisher’s mark Iseya Risei, censor’s seal, kiwame, framed and glazed. 国安 錦絵 *For a full condition report, please

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 3 Sep 2019

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A QUANTITY OF EXHIBITION AND AUCTION CATALOGUES. Including: Highly Important Japanese Prints, Illustrated Books and Drawings, from the Henri Vever Collection, Part I & II, Sotheby’s 1975, Important Japanese Prints, Illustrated Books & Paintings from the Adolphe Stoclet collection, Sotheby’s 2004

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 3 Sep 2019

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A CHINESE RED-GLAZED MODEL OF A DOG. Qing Dynasty. Seated on his haunches, baring his fangs, a yellow band with a bell around his neck, 17.5cm. 清 紅釉狗 请您联系我们索取品项报告。 *For a full condition report, please contact the department.* *请您联系我们索取品项报告

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 3 Sep 2019

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A WHITE-GLAZED FIGURE OF A DOG. 19th Century. Seated on his haunches, with his head turned to the side, with a bell around his neck, together with a wood stand, 15cm H. (2) 十九世紀 白釉狗連木座 *For a full condition report, please contact the department.* *请您联系我们索取品项报告

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 3 Sep 2019