Asian Art - Two Day Sale (Day One)

Sworders - Fine Art Auctioneers
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Date of the auction: 08.11.2019

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A pair of Chinese famille rose plates,

A pair of Chinese famille rose plates, each of circular form, painted with blossoming florets and leaves against a ruby ground, six-character Daoguang mark, 22.5cm diameter (2) 粉彩胭脂水地百花不落地纹盘 《大清道光年制》矾红篆书款 一对

Lot #: 92

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A Chinese famille rose vase,

A Chinese famille rose vase, of ovoid form on a circular splayed foot with a flared rim, painted with a hundred boys at play in a continuous landscape, the neck with two confronting catfish attached to a ribboned qing (chime) tied to a ji (polearm) amongst scrolling lotus against a yellow ground

Lot #: 93

Estimate: £8,000 - £12,000

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A Chinese famille rose vase,

A Chinese famille rose vase, of square form, painted with a mountainous landscape, each side depicting a different season, against a midnight-blue ground painted with scrolling lotus in gilt, six-character Qianlong mark, 28.5cm high 粉彩描金开光山水图四方瓶 《大清乾隆年制》矾红篆书款

Lot #: 94

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A Chinese famille rose eggshell bowl,

A Chinese famille rose eggshell bowl, 20th century, of circular form, painted with mountainous landscape in winter, four-character Qianlong mark, 16.2cm diameter, and another, similarly decorated, 18.2cm diameter (2) 二十世纪 粉彩雪景碗 一组两件

Lot #: 95

Estimate: £200 - £250

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A Chinese famille rose eggshell bowl,

A Chinese famille rose eggshell bowl, 20th century, of lobed circular form, painted with figures fishing or walking in the snow in a winter landscape, inscribed, dated year of Renshen, signature of Ling Zongzheng (b.1929), Jingdezhen Yishu Cichang Meiyanshi mark to base, 23.7cm diameter 二十世纪 粉彩雪景碗

Lot #: 96

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A Chinese famille rose vase,

A Chinese famille rose vase, 20th century, of rouleau form with a flared mouth, painted with ladies in a garden between a ruyi head and a false gadroon border, the neck painted with scrolling flowers, inscribed with a four-character Qianlong mark, 20cm high 二十世纪 粉彩人物故事图瓶 《乾隆年制》矾红篆书款

Lot #: 97

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A Chinese famille rose brush pot,

A Chinese famille rose brush pot, Republic period (1912-1949), of cylindrical form, painted with blossoming flowers including peony, prunus and chrysanthemum, 12.7cm high 民国 粉彩花卉纹笔筒

Lot #: 98

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A pair of Chinese famille rose jardinières and stands,

A pair of Chinese famille rose jardinières and stands, Republic period (1912-1949), each of cylindrical form on an inverted circular foot, painted with a continuous scene of five boys in a garden, all holding objects symbolic of scholarly success and good fortune, two with ruyi sceptres, one

Lot #: 99

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A Chinese famille rose Budai,

A Chinese famille rose Budai, Republic period (1912-1949), wearing a garment painted with brickwork and florets against a turquoise ground with scroll borders, his right hand with a rosary and his left hand with a sack, impressed square seal mark 'Zhu Mao Ji zao', 27cm high 民国 粉彩布袋坐像 《朱茂记造》篆书模款

Lot #: 100

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A Chinese porcelain vase,

A Chinese porcelain vase, Republic period (1912-1949), of ovoid form, painted with a bird perched on a blossoming prunus tree, inscribed with the signature of Bi Botao (1886-1961), dated year of Gengwu, seal mark to base, 15.5cm high, and two ink paste boxes and covers, each painted with birds and

Lot #: 101

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A Chinese porcelain brush pot,

A Chinese porcelain brush pot, early 20th century, of cylindrical form, painted with precious objects, the reverse with an inscription and signature of Chu Huanwen, six-character Guangxu mark, 12.5cm high, and a planter, of rectangular form on four bracket feet, painted with a landscape, inscribed

Lot #: 102

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A pair of Chinese porcelain vases,

A pair of Chinese porcelain vases, 20th century, each painted with figures in a continuous mountainous landscape with trees, pavilions and boats, inscribed, dated Year of Kuisi, signature of Zheng Guojun, mark of Guojun to base, 39.5cm high (2) 二十世纪 浅绛彩山水图瓶 郑国钧款 一对

Lot #: 103

Estimate: £500 - £800

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A Chinese famille rose vase,

A Chinese famille rose vase, 20th century, of cylindrical form, painted with ladies in a garden between a ruyi head and false gadroon borders, the shoulder and the foot with a scrolling lotus border, the neck with millefleurs, inscribed, four-character Qianlong mark, 35cm high 二十世纪 粉彩人物故事图棒槌瓶

Lot #: 104

Estimate: £150 - £250

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A pair of Chinese famille rose vases,

A pair of Chinese famille rose vases, 20th century, each of cylindrical form on a flared foot, painted with butterflies above irises and other flowers, signature of Liu Zhongqing (1889-1969), Zhongguo Jingdezhen mark to base, 24.5cm high (2) 二十世纪 粉彩蝶恋花纹棒槌瓶 刘仲卿款 一对

Lot #: 105

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A Chinese celadon hu vase,

A Chinese celadon hu vase, 20th century, of compressed pear-shaped form on a splayed oval foot, the neck flanked by two lug handles, all covered in a grey-green glaze, 29cm high, associated wood stand (2) 二十世纪 青釉贯耳扁壶

Lot #: 106

Estimate: £200 - £400

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A Chinese porcelain tray,

A Chinese porcelain tray, Republic period (1912-1949), of shaped rectangular form with a channelled border, painted with a lady seated by a window under a blossoming tree, dated year of Dingchou, inscribed with the signature of Jin Pinqing, 23.7cm long 民国 浅绛彩人物故事图托盘 金品卿款

Lot #: 107

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A pair of Chinese iron red vases,

A pair of Chinese iron red vases, Republic period (1912-1949), each of baluster form, painted with scrolling lotus amongst bats and shou characters above a false gadroon border, 46cm high (2) 民国 矾红缠枝莲纹瓶 一对

Lot #: 108

Estimate: £100 - £200

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A Chinese powder blue ginger jar and cover,

A Chinese powder blue ginger jar and cover, Republic period (1912-1949), of ovoid form, painted with carp against a powder blue ground, the domed cover similarly decorated, 26cm high (2) 民国 撒蓝地鳜鱼纹盖罐

Lot #: 109

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A Chinese wucai vase,

A Chinese wucai vase, Republic period (1912-1949), of tapering baluster form with a flared mouth, painted with ladies and boys at play in a garden, the other side with a bodhi tree, all above a false gadroon border, the neck with a landscape, 45.5cm high 民国 五彩婴戏图瓶

Lot #: 110

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A Tibetan brass bowl,

A Tibetan brass bowl, of globular form, decorated with characters enclosed by lotus petals, the base with a double vajra, 13cm diameter 西藏莲纹铜钵

Lot #: 111

Estimate: £500 - £800

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A Chinese bronze Daoist figure,

A Chinese bronze Daoist figure, late Ming dynasty, seated cross-legged on a double lotus pedestal, wearing a long robe with beaded jewellery, 21.5cm high 明晚期 铜铸道教人物坐像

Lot #: 112

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A Chinese brass box and cover,

A Chinese brass box and cover, of oval form, incised with a painting of a Budai by Wang Zhen (1867-1938), inscribed and signed Bailong Shanren, impressed mark Chengxing to base, 9.2cm long 刻铜弥勒图墨盒 《成兴》模款

Lot #: 113

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A Chinese bronze incense burner,

A Chinese bronze incense burner, late Ming dynasty, of rectangular form with two handles on four tall mask and tongue feet, each side moulded with a taotie mask against a key fret ground, details decorated in gold and silver, the interior engraved with archaic characters, 18.3cm high, wood stand

Lot #: 115

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A Chinese bronze incense burner,

A Chinese bronze incense burner, of circular squat form on three stud feet, seal mark 'Yu Tang Qing Wan' (pure pleasure of the jade hall) inset to base, 14cm diameter 铜铸三足香炉 《玉堂清玩》篆书模款

Lot #: 116

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A Chinese gilt bronze incense burner,

A Chinese gilt bronze incense burner, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), of squat circular form on three stud feet with gilt splash decoration, six-character Xuande mark, 13.5cm diameter 清 铜洒金三足香炉 《大明宣德年制》楷书模款

Lot #: 117

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A Chinese gilt bronze Mahakala,

A Chinese gilt bronze Mahakala, in the Ming style, the four-armed protector seated wearing elaborate beaded jewellery, holding a kapala and karttrka in his lower hands in front of his chest, his face wearing a wrathful expression with bared fangs and bulging eyes, centred by a third eye, and

Lot #: 118

Estimate: £20,000 - £30,000

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A Tibetan gilt bronze Buddha,

A Tibetan gilt bronze Buddha, 14th century, wearing a long robe, seated cross-legged on a double lotus platform, his hands in Bhumisparsha mudra, 9cm high 十四世纪 西藏铜鎏金释迦牟尼坐像

Lot #: 119

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A Chinese bronze Shakyamuni Buddha,

A Chinese bronze Shakyamuni Buddha, late Ming dynasty, seated cross-legged on a double lotus pedestal in Vitarka mudra, covered in gilt lacquer, 22.5cm high 明晚期 铜漆金释迦牟尼坐像

Lot #: 120

Estimate: £500 - £800

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A Tibetan gilt bronze bodhisattva,

A Tibetan gilt bronze bodhisattva, 16th century, wearing elaborate beaded jewellery, seated cross-legged on a double lotus platform, his hands resting in his lap holding a jar with flame decoration, 16.3cm high 十六世纪 西藏铜鎏金无量寿佛坐像

Lot #: 121

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 8 Nov 2019

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A Tibetan gilt bronze bodhisattva,

A Tibetan gilt bronze bodhisattva, wearing elaborate beaded jewellery and seated in Lalitasana on a double lotus pedestal, her left leg resting on an extended lotus blossom, four of her three pairs of hands holding Buddhist attributes, 11.5cm high 西藏铜鎏金菩萨坐像

Lot #: 122

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 8 Nov 2019