Asian Art - Two Day Sale (Day One)

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Date of the auction: 08.11.2019

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A Chinese flambé glazed vase,

A Chinese flambé glazed vase, 19th century, of globular form rising to a flaring neck, covered in a rich strawberry-red glaze suffused with crackles, thinning to beige at the rim and falling above the foot rim, 34.5cm high, associated wood stand (2) Provenance: Property of a direct descendant of

Lot #: 31

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A Chinese Canton enamelled famille rose vase,

A Chinese Canton enamelled famille rose vase, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), of baluster form with a flared mouth, painted with figures and birds in shaped panels against a floral ground, 44cm high, now fitted as a lamp Provenance: Property of a direct descendant of Countess Eleanor Golfarelli

Lot #: 32

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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type double vase,

Lots 33 to 37 From the Collection of the Late Thomas Torrance (1871-1959) A Chinese Guan-type double vase, 18th century, of two adjoining square vases on a short spreading foot, covered overall with a soft bluish-grey glaze suffused with a network of dark grey and golden crackles, simulating the

Lot #: 33

Estimate: £500 - £800

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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glazed vase,

A Chinese blue-glazed vase, mid-Qing dynasty, of baluster form with a flared mouth, the exterior with a powder blue glaze in contrast to the white rim and interior, 22.5cm high Provenance: Thomas Torrance (1871-1959), and thence by descent. 清中期 蓝釉撇口瓶

Lot #: 34

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A Chinese iron red vase,

A Chinese iron red vase, mid-20th century, of baluster form on a flared foot, painted with officials greeting an elderly woman below a pine tree in a garden, six-character Qianlong mark, 21.5cm high Provenance: Thomas Torrance (1871-1959), and thence by descent. 二十世纪中期 矾红人物故事图瓶 《大清乾隆年制》矾红篆书款

Lot #: 35

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A Chinese famille rose plate,

A Chinese famille rose plate, 19th century, of circular form, painted with a boy presenting a jue cup to Fu, Lu, and Shou under a pine tree in a garden, six-character Daoguang mark in red, 25.2cm diameter Provenance: Thomas Torrance (1871-1959), and thence by descent. 清十九世纪 粉彩福禄寿图盘 《大清道光年制》矾红篆书款

Lot #: 36

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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Two Chinese overlay Peking glass snuff bottles,

Two Chinese overlay Peking glass snuff bottles, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), one decorated with precious objects in black against a clear ground, coral stopper, 7cm high, and another, decorated with stylised chilong in red against a white ground, coral stopper, 6.5cm high (2) Provenance: Thomas

Lot #: 37

Estimate: £200 - £250

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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Lots 39 to 45 From the Collection of Alderley House, Gloucestershire A...

Lots 39 to 45 From the Collection of Alderley House, Gloucestershire A Chinese Canton enamelled basin, c.1900, of circular form with a flared rim, painted with figures in a garden in shaped panels, surrounded by butterflies, fruit and flowers against a gilt ground, 36.5cm diameter, and a famille

Lot #: 39

Estimate: £500 - £1,000

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A Chinese Canton enamelled famille rose vase,

A Chinese Canton enamelled famille rose vase, 19th century, of baluster form with a flared mouth, painted with figures in shaped panels surrounded by butterflies, fruit, flowers and precious objects, 62cm high Provenance: Alderley House, Gloucestershire. 清十九世纪 广东粉彩人物故事图撇口瓶

Lot #: 40

Estimate: £500 - £800

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A pair of Chinese Canton enamelled famille rose vases,

A pair of Chinese Canton enamelled famille rose vases, 19th century, of ovoid form with a plate-shaped mouth and twin flattened stylised dragon handles, moulded and painted with birds and butterflies amongst blossoming prunus, peony and chrysanthemum, all against a pea green ground, 61.5cm high (2

Lot #: 41

Estimate: £500 - £800

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A Chinese Canton enamelled famille rose bowl,

A Chinese Canton enamelled famille rose bowl, early 20th century, painted with figures, flowers, birds and insects in shaped panels, 40cm diameter Provenance: Alderley House, Gloucestershire. 二十世纪初 广东粉彩人物花鸟图大碗

Lot #: 42

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A Chinese Canton enamelled famille rose basin,

A Chinese Canton enamelled famille rose basin, 19th century, painted with figures, birds and flowers in shaped panels amongst flowering foliage against a gilt ground, 40.5cm diameter Provenance: Alderley House, Gloucestershire. 清十九世纪 广东粉彩人物花鸟图盆

Lot #: 43

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A pair of Chinese Canton enamelled famille rose vases,

A pair of Chinese Canton enamelled famille rose vases, 19th century, of baluster form with a flared lobed mouth, painted with precious objects surrounded by birds, butterflies and flowers against a gilt ground, applied chilong to the shoulder and Buddhist lion handles in gilt, 45cm high (2

Lot #: 44

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A large Chinese Canton enamelled famille rose punch bowl,

A large Chinese Canton enamelled famille rose punch bowl, 19th century, of circular form, painted with figures, birds and flowers in shaped panels against a gilt floral ground, 40cm diameter Provenance: Alderley House, Gloucestershire. 清十九世纪 广东粉彩人物花鸟图大碗

Lot #: 45

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A Chinese copper red glazed vase,

A Chinese copper red glazed vase, 19th century, of pear-shaped form on a short circular foot, covered with a crackle-suffused glaze of deep crushed oxblood colour falling above the unglazed foot, 40cm high 清十九世纪 红釉胆瓶

Lot #: 46

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A Chinese famille rose vase,

A Chinese famille rose vase, 19th century, of baluster form, painted with dragons amongst peony against a pea green ground, Buddhist lion handles, 61.5cm high 清十九世纪 豆青地粉彩龙穿牡丹纹瓶

Lot #: 47

Estimate: £500 - £800

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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Two Chinese famille rose punch bowls,

Two Chinese famille rose punch bowls, Qianlong (1736-1795), one painted with figures seated around tables in a garden drinking or reading, 38.4cm diameter, and another, painted with ladies and boys in a garden in shaped panels, 25.8cm diameter (2) 清乾隆 粉彩人物故事图潘趣碗 一组两件

Lot #: 48

Estimate: £150 - £300

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A Chinese famille rose bowl,

A Chinese famille rose bowl, Daoguang (1821-1850), of circular form on a circular foot, painted with a landscape of four seasons in roundels surrounded by scrolling lotus against a ruby sgraffito ground, the interior painted with He Xiangu carrying a basket of lingzhi next to a deer amongst Eight

Lot #: 49

Estimate: £1,000 - £2,000

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A Chinese celadon bowl,

A Chinese celadon bowl, possibly Qianlong (1736-1795), of circular form on a circular foot, covered in a pale green glaze, six-character Qianlong mark, 10.9cm diameter 清乾隆(可能) 青釉碗 《大清乾隆年制》青花篆书款

Lot #: 50

Estimate: £150 - £250

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A Chinese famille rose vase,

A Chinese famille rose vase, late Qing dynasty, of cylindrical form on a tall splayed circular foot with inverted rim, with applied precious objects and insects surrounded by flowers on a yellow ground between two diapered borders with lotus, the foot with scrolling lotus and bats against a

Lot #: 51

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A Chinese Canton famille rose vase,

A Chinese Canton famille rose vase, late 19th century, of ovoid form with a cylindrical neck, painted with panels of figures surrounded with flowers, applied chilong to the neck and shoulder, 62cm high 清十九世纪末 广东粉彩人物故事图瓶

Lot #: 52

Estimate: £500 - £800

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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type saucer,

A Chinese ge-type saucer, 18th century, of circular form on a raised circular foot, under a crackled celadon glaze, 11cm diameter 清十八世纪 仿哥釉碟

Lot #: 53

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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boeuf bottle vase

A Chinese sang-de-boeuf bottle vase, 19th century, of globular form with a slender neck and onion-shaped mouth on a tall circular foot, covered in a rich strawberry-red glaze thinning to beige at the rim, 37cm high, now fitted as a lamp 清十九世纪 红釉赏瓶

Lot #: 54

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A Chinese famille rose plate,

A Chinese famille rose plate, Daoguang (1821-1850), of circular form, painted with an elephant carrying a vase in a garden, with an official's hat above, six-character Daoguang mark in red, 22.6cm diameter, a water dropper, 19th century, of pear-shaped form with a slender neck on a circular foot

Lot #: 55

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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glazed water dropper,

A Chinese blue-glazed water dropper, Yongzheng or later, the compressed globular body on a recessed base, the inverted rim with a small notch, six-character Yongzheng mark, 6cm diameter, wood stand (2) 清雍正或更晚 霁蓝釉水盛 《大清雍正年制》青花楷书款 连木底座

Lot #: 56

Estimate: £5,000 - £6,000

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A Chinese famille rose vase,

A Chinese famille rose vase, 18th century, of baluster form, painted with the Eight Daoist Immortals gathering under a pine tree in a garden, 39cm high 清十八世纪 粉彩八仙图瓶

Lot #: 57

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A pair of Chinese famille rose wall vases,

A pair of Chinese famille rose wall vases, 18th century, each in the form of a lady in a green robe with florets, lifting a vase with both of her hands to her shoulder, 18.5 and 19.5cm high, wood stands

Lot #: 58

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A Chinese famille rose vase and cover,

A Chinese famille rose vase and cover, 19th century, of ovoid form on a slightly splayed foot with scroll handles, painted with Hua Mulan disguised as a man retiring to her home from the battle, the other side with Jiang Ziya fishing by a river, and King Wen of Zhou coming to meet him following a

Lot #: 59

Estimate: £500 - £800

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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red bulb vase,

A Chinese blue and white and copper-red bulb vase, 19th century, in the shape of a lotus with five openings, moulded as lotus flowers, stem, leaf and seed pod, six-character Kangxi mark, 16cm high 清十九世纪 青花釉里红莲花花插 《大清康熙年制》青花楷书款

Lot #: 60

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A Chinese Jun ware tea bowl and stand,

A Chinese Jun ware tea bowl and stand, the bowl of tapering form on a short circular foot, covered by a glaze with purple and blue splashes, the foot rim unglazed, 6.4cm diameter, the stand under a blue glaze, 7.3cm diameter (2) 钧釉茶碗 及 茶托 一组两件

Lot #: 61

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 8 Nov 2019