Christie's Interiors

Christie's
5 March 2013, London, South Kensington

Date of the auction: 05.03.2013

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A CANTONESE FAMILLE ROSE GARDEN SEAT

A CANTONESE FAMILLE ROSE GARDEN SEAT
19TH CENTURY
A CANTONESE FAMILLE ROSE GARDEN SEAT 19TH CENTURY Of barrel shape, brightly painted with a continuous scene of figures in interiors and terraces between gilt bands enamelled with colourful flowers and butterflies and studded with bosses, the top

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 5 Mar 2013

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A CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE PART-DINNER SERVICE

A CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE PART-DINNER SERVICE
18TH CENTURY
A CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE PART-DINNER SERVICE 18TH CENTURY Each piece decorated with a river landscape below a washed blue band at the border, comprising a tureen and cover; a large oblong bowl; two oblong dishes of different size; and eight

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 5 Mar 2013

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A PAIR OF CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE SQUARE-SHAPED BALUSTER VASES ...

A PAIR OF CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE SQUARE-SHAPED BALUSTER VASES AND COVERS
QIANLONG PERIOD (1736-95)
A PAIR OF CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE SQUARE-SHAPED BALUSTER VASES AND COVERS QIANLONG PERIOD (1736-95) Each with a lion finial to the cover and stylised mythical beast twin handles flanking the neck, decorated

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 5 Mar 2013

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A PAIR OF CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE TURQUOISE-GROUND BALUSTER VAS...

A PAIR OF CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE TURQUOISE-GROUND BALUSTER VASES AND COVERS
QIANLONG PERIOD (1736-95)
A PAIR OF CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE TURQUOISE-GROUND BALUSTER VASES AND COVERS QIANLONG PERIOD (1736-95) Each brightly decorated with a phoenix amongst rockwork, the domed covers similarly decorated 16½

Lot #: 5 A

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 5 Mar 2013

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A CANTONESE FAMILLE ROSE GARDEN SEAT

A CANTONESE FAMILLE ROSE GARDEN SEAT
19TH CENTURY
A CANTONESE FAMILLE ROSE GARDEN SEAT 19TH CENTURY Of barrel shape, decorated in gilt and enamels with panels alternating figures in interiors and birds and flowers surrounded by dense scrolling and butterflies and studded with bosses, the top pierced

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 5 Mar 2013

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A CHINESE SILVER TEA SET AND A TRAY

A CHINESE SILVER TEA SET AND A TRAY
CIRCA 1900
A CHINESE SILVER TEA SET AND A TRAY CIRCA 1900 Comprising a tea pot; a two-handled sugar bowl and cover; a milk jug; a pair of tongs; and a two-handled tray, all decorated with dragons chasing the flaming pearl, the tray with a dedication, each piece

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 5 Mar 2013

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A CHINESE FAHUA-GLAZED VASE

A CHINESE FAHUA -GLAZED VASE
19TH CENTURY
A CHINESE FAHUA -GLAZED VASE 19TH CENTURY Of square section with two dragon-form handles to the neck, each side decorated with one Flower of the Four Season, lotus, orchid, prunus, and chrysanthemum 18 7/8 in. (48 cm.) high

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 5 Mar 2013

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A SIMILAR PAIR OF CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE OVOID JARS AND COVE...

A SIMILAR PAIR OF CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE OVOID JARS AND COVERS
19TH CENTURY
A SIMILAR PAIR OF CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE OVOID JARS AND COVERS 19TH CENTURY Each decorated to the boy with a panels enclosing a landscape scene surrounded by blossoming prunus branches reserved on a deep blue ground, the

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 5 Mar 2013

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A PAIR OF CHINESE BRONZE CANDLESTICKS

A PAIR OF CHINESE BRONZE CANDLESTICKS
MING DYNASTY, 17TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF CHINESE BRONZE CANDLESTICKS MING DYNASTY, 17TH CENTURY Modelled in mirror image, standing on rockwork bases with limngzhi , each wearing incied-decorated robes and holding auspicious object, the pricket sticks modelled with

Lot #: 12 A

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 5 Mar 2013

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A PAIR OF CLOBBERED IRON-RED AND BLUE BALUSTER VASES AND COV...

A PAIR OF CLOBBERED IRON-RED AND BLUE BALUSTER VASES AND COVERS
19TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF CLOBBERED IRON-RED AND BLUE BALUSTER VASES AND COVERS 19TH CENTURY Each decorated with geometric designs and flowering branches above a band of panels, the covers with similar decoration 17½ in. (44.5 cm.) high

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 5 Mar 2013

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A CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE BALUSTER VASE

A CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE BALUSTER VASE
KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)
A CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE BALUSTER VASE KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722) Painted to the body with a continuous scene of a river landscape with figures on boat and on a rocky promontory, a double circle to the base 9½ in. (24 cm.) high, wood

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £600 - £1,000

Date: 5 Mar 2013

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A CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE 'KRAAK' CHARGER

A CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE 'KRAAK' CHARGER
WANLI PERIOD (1573-1619)
A CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE 'KRAAK' CHARGER WANLI PERIOD (1573-1619) The dish moulded with a foliate rim, decorated with two cranes in a river landscape within a shaped panel, the rim with radiating panels enclosing flowers and

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 5 Mar 2013

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A GROUP OF CHINESE FAMILLE VERTE VESSELS

A GROUP OF CHINESE FAMILLE VERTE VESSELS
KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)
A GROUP OF CHINESE FAMILLE VERTE VESSELS KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722) Comprising a pair of vases and covers enamelled with panels of flowering branches; a single vase, similar; a circular bowl and cover with zoomorphic S-shaped handles

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,800

Date: 5 Mar 2013

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A CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE VASE

A CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE VASE
YONGZHENG PERIOD (1723-35)
A CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE VASE YONGZHENG PERIOD (1723-35) Decorated with two ladies and two officials beside jardinières on a terrace amongst plantain and rockwork, the neck decorated with a large branch peony 17 3/8 in. (44 cm.) high

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 5 Mar 2013

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A PAIR OF CHINESE FAMILLE VERTE DISHES

A PAIR OF CHINESE FAMILLE VERTE DISHES
KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)
A PAIR OF CHINESE FAMILLE VERTE DISHES KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722) Each decorated with two birds beside peony at the centre, below shaped panels of mythical beasts, landscapes and flowers, within a trellis-pattern band at the border

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 5 Mar 2013

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A GROUP OF EIGHT VARIOUS CHINESE VESSELS

A GROUP OF EIGHT VARIOUS CHINESE VESSELS
18TH CENTURY
A GROUP OF EIGHT VARIOUS CHINESE VESSELS 18TH CENTURY Comprising a pair of famille verte teabowls and saucers with fan-shaped panels; five Chinese Imari teabowls and saucers with a boy on a terrace; a verte -Imari teabowl and saucer; together

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 5 Mar 2013

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A LARGE CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE DISH

A LARGE CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE DISH
YONGZHENG PERIOD (1723-1735)
A LARGE CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE DISH YONGZHENG PERIOD (1723-1735) Boldly enamelled with a jardinière of flowers in an octafoil panel reserved on a cell-pattern ground below flowers and fruit at the border 15¾ in. (40 cm.) diam

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 5 Mar 2013

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A PAIR OF CANTONESE FAMILLE ROSE LARGE QUATREFOIL DISHES

A PAIR OF CANTONESE FAMILLE ROSE LARGE QUATREFOIL DISHES
19TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF CANTONESE FAMILLE ROSE LARGE QUATREFOIL DISHES 19TH CENTURY Each on a high foot, decorated and gilt with birds and butterflies amongst scattered flower sprays, surrounded by a gilt floral border 15 3/8 in. (39 cm.) wide

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 5 Mar 2013

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A SMALL CHINESE WUCAI SLEEVE VASE

A SMALL CHINESE WUCAI SLEEVE VASE
17TH CENTURY
A SMALL CHINESE WUCAI SLEEVE VASE 17TH CENTURY Decorated with a lady and child at play in a fenced garden beside rockwork and trees 7 7/8 in. (19.7 cm.) high

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £500 - £800

Date: 5 Mar 2013

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A CHINESE CRACKLE-GLAZED FAMILLE ROSE LOBED BOWL WITH ORMOLU...

A CHINESE CRACKLE-GLAZED FAMILLE ROSE LOBED BOWL WITH ORMOLU MOUNTS
THE PORCELAIN, 19TH CENTURY
A CHINESE CRACKLE-GLAZED FAMILLE ROSE LOBED BOWL WITH ORMOLU MOUNTS The porcelain, 19TH CENTURY Of quatrefoil form with a gilt rim, decorated with bats and pomegranates encircling a shou roundel, the

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,800

Date: 5 Mar 2013

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A CHINESE WOOD AND INLAID MOTHER-OF-PEARL TRAY

A CHINESE WOOD AND INLAID MOTHER-OF-PEARL TRAY
19TH CENTURY
A CHINESE WOOD AND INLAID MOTHER-OF-PEARL TRAY 19TH CENTURY On four supports, decorated with birds, flower sprays and geometric design, the corners with metal mounts 12¼ in. (31 cm.) wide

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £600 - £1,000

Date: 5 Mar 2013

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A CHINESE JADE AND PEWTER ENCASED YIXING TEAPOT AND COVER

A CHINESE JADE AND PEWTER ENCASED YIXING TEAPOT AND COVER
19TH/20TH CENTURY
A CHINESE JADE AND PEWTER ENCASED YIXING TEAPOT AND COVER 19TH/20TH CENTURY Of lobed quatrefoil form, with celadon jade finial, spout and handle, incised with calligraphy and flowering branches 6½ in. (16.5 cm.) across the

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 5 Mar 2013

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A CHINESE SILVER-WIRED BRONZE TRIPOD CENSER

A CHINESE SILVER-WIRED BRONZE TRIPOD CENSER
18TH CENTURY OR LATER
A CHINESE SILVER-WIRED BRONZE TRIPOD CENSER 18TH CENTURY OR LATER Of archaistic shape, liding ; decorated to the body with a band of taotie masks, the legs with further geometric designs 7¼ in. (18.5 cm.) high, with pierced wood cover

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £700 - £1,000

Date: 5 Mar 2013

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A CHINESE YIXING TEAPOT AND COVER

A CHINESE YIXING TEAPOT AND COVER
18TH/19TH CENTURY
A CHINESE YIXING TEAPOT AND COVER 18TH/19TH CENTURY Modelled as a pine trunk with blossoming branches 5¼ in. (13.3 cm.) across the handle

Lot #: 32

Estimate: £600 - £1,000

Date: 5 Mar 2013

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A CHINESE BRONZE CIRCULAR MIRROR

A CHINESE BRONZE CIRCULAR MIRROR
MING DYNASTY (1368-1644) OR LATER
A CHINESE BRONZE CIRCULAR MIRROR MING DYNASTY (1368-1644) OR LATER The mirror cast in high relief with scattered treeshrews and birds amongst grapes, the reverse plain 4 in. (10 cm.) diam., with pierced wood stand

Lot #: 33

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 5 Mar 2013

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A CHINESE GILT-LACQUERED GAMES BOX AND MOTHER-OF-PEARL COUNT...

A CHINESE GILT-LACQUERED GAMES BOX AND MOTHER-OF-PEARL COUNTERS
19TH CENTURY
A CHINESE GILT-LACQUERED GAMES BOX AND MOTHER-OF-PEARL COUNTERS 19TH CENTURY Of rectangular form with fitted cover, decorated with shaped cartouches enclosing figures at leisure, with a central monogram 'S.M.B' surmounted

Lot #: 34

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 5 Mar 2013

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A TIBETAN GILT IRON DOCUMENT HOLDER

A TIBETAN GILT IRON DOCUMENT HOLDER
16TH CENTURY
A TIBETAN GILT IRON DOCUMENT HOLDER 16TH CENTURY With a flattened ovoid shaft divided by ridges, each section decorated with a chased scroll pattern on a punchwork ground 14 3/8 in. (36.5 cm.) long

Lot #: 36

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 5 Mar 2013

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A LARGE QUANTITY OF MOTHER-OF-PEARL GAMING COUNTERS

A LARGE QUANTITY OF MOTHER-OF-PEARL GAMING COUNTERS
19TH CENTURY
A LARGE QUANTITY OF MOTHER-OF-PEARL GAMING COUNTERS 19TH CENTURY Of various forms inclusing oblongs, rectangles, fish, and roundels, each carved in low relief with various decorations including figures, landscapes, and geometric

Lot #: 37

Estimate: £500 - £800

Date: 5 Mar 2013

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A CHINESE-STYLE SAMSON FAMILLE ROSE BOX AND COVER

A CHINESE-STYLE SAMSON FAMILLE ROSE BOX AND COVER
19TH CENTURY
A CHINESE-STYLE SAMSON FAMILLE ROSE BOX AND COVER 19TH CENTURY Shaped as a shoe, decorated to the body in gilt and enamels with scattered flower sprays and a shaped panel enclosing figures at leisure in a fenced garden, the cover with

Lot #: 38

Estimate: £500 - £800

Date: 5 Mar 2013

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A PAIR OF CHINESE COSTUME DOLLS

A PAIR OF CHINESE COSTUME DOLLS
EARLY 20TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF CHINESE COSTUME DOLLS EARLY 20TH CENTURY Each modelled standing, comprising of a lady and an official, with painted and gessoed faces, wearing elaborate embroidered robes, characters to the reverse of the neck The larger 12 in. (30.5 cm

Lot #: 39

Estimate: £500 - £800

Date: 5 Mar 2013