Chinese Export Art Featuring the Tibor Collection, Part II

Christie's
New York

Date of the auction: 23.01.2020

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A PAIR OF FAMILLE ROSE SOLDIER VASES AND COVERS

A PAIR OF FAMILLE ROSE SOLDIER VASES AND COVERS QIANLONG PERIOD (1736-1795) Each elaborately enameled with a pair of large phoenix amidst a profusion of fantastic flowers blossoming in a terraced garden landscape with weathered blue rocks, all below \ a dense geometric arrangement of floral and

Lot #: 95

Estimate: US$100,000 - US$150,000

Date: 23 Jan 2020

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A LARGE RUBY AND FAMILLE ROSE FIVE-PIECE GARNITURE

A LARGE RUBY AND FAMILLE ROSE FIVE-PIECE GARNITURE YONGZHENG/EARLY QIANLONG PERIOD, CIRCA 1730-1740 Finely enameled with flower-filled baskets beneath ruby-ground lappet bands centering lotus blooms, comprising a pair of beaker vases and three baluster jars and covers 25 ½ in. (64.7 cm.) high, the

Lot #: 108

Estimate: US$70,000 - US$100,000

Date: 23 Jan 2020

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A REVERSE PAINTING ON MIRROR

A REVERSE PAINTING ON MIRROR QIANLONG PERIOD (1736-95) Depicting a music party set in an Imperial garden, a lake beyond the red lattice fence, in a later European giltwood frame 23 ½ x 36 ¼ in. (59.6 x 92 cm.), framed

Lot #: 70

Estimate: US$10,000 - US$15,000

Date: 23 Jan 2020

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A LARGE FAMILLE ROSE AND GILT DINNER SERVICE

A LARGE FAMILLE ROSE AND GILT DINNER SERVICE CIRCA 1800 With finely enameled clusters of fruit and flowers and neoclassical borders in lime green, blue and gilt. Comprising: A large tureen, cover and stand; 14 ½ in. (36.8 cm.) wide A pair of large tureens, covers and stands; 14 3/8 in. (36.5 cm

Lot #: 88

Estimate: US$20,000 - US$30,000

Date: 23 Jan 2020

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A PAIR OF FAMILLE ROSE SEATED MONKS

A PAIR OF FAMILLE ROSE SEATED MONKS QIANLONG PERIOD (1736-95) Each with colorful robes loose about his shoulders, one in green with grisaille landscape, his hair black, and the other in pink with floral roundels, his hair sepia, each with a vase in one hand and an alms basket in the other 7 7/8 in

Lot #: 106

Estimate: US$10,000 - US$15,000

Date: 23 Jan 2020

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A BLUE AND WHITE 'MUSICIANS' DISH

A BLUE AND WHITE 'MUSICIANS' DISH KANGXI PERIOD, CIRCA 1700 Painted in bright tones of cobalt with three French court figures playing instruments in the open air, the lady wearing high headdress and décolleté gown, the gentlemen with long, curly wigs, all within petal-shaped panels of landscape 13 ½

Lot #: 64

Estimate: US$8,000 - US$12,000

Date: 23 Jan 2020

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A 'CHINESE IMARI' 'SOLDIER VASE' AND COVER

A 'CHINESE IMARI' 'SOLDIER VASE' AND COVER KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722) Exuberantly painted overall with two large phoenix hovering above flowering peony and chrysanthemum, elaborate planted jardinieres nearby, all beneath a deep lappet collar around the shoulders, the decoration repeated on the domed

Lot #: 13

Estimate: US$20,000 - US$30,000

Date: 23 Jan 2020

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A RARE EARLY MEXICAN MARKET BLUE AND WHITE JAR

A RARE EARLY MEXICAN MARKET BLUE AND WHITE JAR WANLI PERIOD, CIRCA 1600 With a large double-headed Augustinian eagle beneath a row of provincial buildings, lions and peacocks on the other panels 14 ½ in. (36.8 cm.) high

Lot #: 45

Estimate: US$30,000 - US$50,000

Date: 23 Jan 2020

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A FAMILLE ROSE 'PRONK DOCTORS' BOTTLE VASE

A FAMILLE ROSE 'PRONK DOCTORS' BOTTLE VASE QIANLONG PERIOD, CIRCA 1738 The classic scene enameled on a pear-shaped bottle vase 9 1/8 in. (23.1 cm.) high Provenance With The Chinese Porcelain Company, New York

Lot #: 35

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 23 Jan 2020

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A VERY RARE CANTON WATERFRONT SAUCER

A VERY RARE CANTON WATERFRONT SAUCER CIRCA 1830 Depicting the Hongs at Canton, Western ships at anchor before the Canton waterfront with flags flying before the American, British and Dutch factories and, in the foreground, two small islands with folly forts 8 ¼ in. (20.9 cm.) diameter

Lot #: 144

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$9,000

Date: 23 Jan 2020

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A RARE BLACK-GROUND 'TRUMPETER' TEA CADDY AND COVER

A RARE BLACK-GROUND 'TRUMPETER' TEA CADDY AND COVER CIRCA 1745 The lustrous black enamel ground painted with a Turkish musician on each side

Lot #: 145

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$9,000

Date: 23 Jan 2020

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A LARGE PAIR OF FAMILLE ROSE COURT LADY CANDLEHOLDERS

A LARGE PAIR OF FAMILLE ROSE COURT LADY CANDLEHOLDERS QIANLONG PERIOD (1736-1795) Each modeled holding a vase-form candle-nozzle, the robes decorated with vivid famille rose enamels and gilt 16 in. (40.6 cm.) high

Lot #: 72

Estimate: US$30,000 - US$50,000

Date: 23 Jan 2020

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A LARGE PAIR OF ROOSTERS

A LARGE PAIR OF ROOSTERS QIANLONG PERIOD (1736-1795) Modeled in mirror image, their breasts white and their heads iron-red, gilt highlights to their plumage 13 ½ in. (34.2 cm.) high

Lot #: 11

Estimate: US$12,000 - US$18,000

Date: 23 Jan 2020

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A PAIR OF DUTCH MARKET SEMI-EGGSHELL PORCELAIN SOUP PLATES

A PAIR OF DUTCH MARKET SEMI-EGGSHELL PORCELAIN SOUP PLATES YONGZHENG PERIOD, CIRCA 1734 Each finely painted in the center with the arms of van Hardenbroek of Utrecht 8 3/8 in. (21.3 cm.) diameter

Lot #: 30

Estimate: US$8,000 - US$12,000

Date: 23 Jan 2020

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A VERY LARGE PAIR OF BLUE AND WHITE CISTERNS

A VERY LARGE PAIR OF BLUE AND WHITE CISTERNS THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY Each of flared oval shape flanked by a pair of lion mask handles, decorated front and back with a long-tailed pheasant perched on a rock surrounded by large peony blooms,above a lightly molded lotus petal border, the inside with

Lot #: 6

Estimate: US$20,000 - US$30,000

Date: 23 Jan 2020

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A BLUE AND WHITE BOTTLE VASE

A BLUE AND WHITE BOTTLE VASE KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722) Painted in a lustrous cobalt blue with an overall pattern of dense lotus scroll, interrupted at the base of the neck by a border of zigzag flowerheads, this border repeated at the neck 14 in. (35.5 cm.) high

Lot #: 1

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$6,000

Date: 23 Jan 2020

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A SET OF THREE LARGE BLUE AND WHITE VASES AND COVERS

A SET OF THREE LARGE BLUE AND WHITE VASES AND COVERS KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722) Each decorated with three rows of molded panels alternating with potted flowers and court figures in landscapes and interiors 18 ½ in. (46.9 cm.) high

Lot #: 2

Estimate: US$7,000 - US$10,000

Date: 23 Jan 2020

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A LARGE BLUE AND WHITE JAR AND COVER

A LARGE BLUE AND WHITE JAR AND COVER 18TH CENTURY The swelling sides painted in a deep underglaze blue with an overall pattern of lotus vine, flame borders above and below 24 ¼ in. (61.5 cm.) high

Lot #: 3

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$9,000

Date: 23 Jan 2020

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A PAIR OF BLUE AND WHITE OVOID JARS AND COVERS

A PAIR OF BLUE AND WHITE OVOID JARS AND COVERS KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722) The jars painted with floral sprays between foliate lappet borders, the domed covers painted with auspicious emblems 11 ½ in. (29.2 cm.) high

Lot #: 4

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$9,000

Date: 23 Jan 2020

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A PAIR OF BLUE AND WHITE CYLINDRICAL VASES

A PAIR OF BLUE AND WHITE CYLINDRICAL VASES KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722) Decorated with horizontal bands of dragons and foliate designs 10 ¾ in. (27.3 cm.) high Provenance Garland Collection (according to label). Morgan Collection, B192 (according to label

Lot #: 5

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$9,000

Date: 23 Jan 2020

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A SET OF 45 'NANKING CARGO' TEABOWLS AND SAUCERS

A SET OF 45 'NANKING CARGO' TEABOWLS AND SAUCERS QIANLONG PERIOD, CIRCA 1750 In the 'Pagoda Riverscape' pattern, comprising forty-five teabowls and saucers 4 in. (10.1 cm.) diameter, the saucers

Lot #: 7

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 23 Jan 2020

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A BLUE AND WHITE BALUSTER JAR

A BLUE AND WHITE BALUSTER JAR 17TH CENTURY In Delft style with octagonal form and a continuous scene of scholars in a landscape between leaf-tip and lotus-lappet borders 11 ½ in. (29.2 cm.) high

Lot #: 8

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$6,000

Date: 23 Jan 2020

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A VERY LARGE BLUE AND WHITE FIVE-PIECE GARNITURE

A VERY LARGE BLUE AND WHITE FIVE-PIECE GARNITURE KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722) Comprising a pair of 'phoenix tail' vases and a set of three baluster jars and covers, each painted with scrolling vine between panels of landscape and flowering plants 23 ½ in. (59.6 cm.) high, the jars and covers

Lot #: 9

Estimate: US$12,000 - US$18,000

Date: 23 Jan 2020

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A BLUE AND WHITE GARLIC-MOUTH VASE

A BLUE AND WHITE GARLIC-MOUTH VASE TRANSITIONAL PERIOD, MID-17TH CENTURY Painted with a continuous scene of birds in flight amidst various flowering plants 14 7/8 in. (37.7 cm.) high

Lot #: 10

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$8,000

Date: 23 Jan 2020

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A VERY LARGE PAIR OF JAPANESE ARITAWARE JARS AND COVERS

A VERY LARGE PAIR OF JAPANESE ARITAWARE JARS AND COVERS 18TH CENTURY Each with a large riverscape front and back between formal blue borders enriched with iris and peony cartouches, all heightened in gilt 23 in. (58.5 cm.) high

Lot #: 12

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$9,000

Date: 23 Jan 2020

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A JAPANESE ARITAWARE BLUE AND WHITE VASE

A JAPANESE ARITAWARE BLUE AND WHITE VASE PROBABLY 17TH CENTURY Decorated with a mythical beast leaping amongst flowering branches 15 in. (38.1 cm.) high

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 23 Jan 2020

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A BISCUT-GLAZED SCHOLAR WITH STAND

A BISCUT-GLAZED SCHOLAR WITH STAND 18TH/19TH CENTURY Modeled looking up with his left arm outstretched, his robes decorated in green and yellow with a crane amonst clouds and butterflies surrounded by prunus blossoms, on a related biscuit-glazed stand 12 ½ in. (31.7 cm.) high

Lot #: 15

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 23 Jan 2020

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A PAIR OF FAMILLE VERTE JARDINIERES

A PAIR OF FAMILLE VERTE JARDINIERES 19TH CENTURY Decorated on alternating sides with flowering prunus branches and auspicious antiques 7 ¾ in. (19.6 cm.) square

Lot #: 16

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$8,000

Date: 23 Jan 2020

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A PAIR OF FAMILLE VERTE EWERS AND COVERS

A PAIR OF FAMILLE VERTE EWERS AND COVERS KANGXI PERIOD, CIRCA 1720 Richly enameled on each side with flowering prunus branches 9 ¼ in. (23.5 cm.) high, each

Lot #: 17

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 23 Jan 2020

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A FRENCH ROYAL ARMORIAL JUG

A FRENCH ROYAL ARMORIAL JUG YONGZHENG PERIOD, CIRCA 1730 With the arms of the Duc de Penthievre, a Bourbon prince, Admiral of the Fleet and Governor of Brittany 5 1/8 in. (13 cm.) high

Lot #: 18

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 23 Jan 2020