Christie's Interiors

Christie's
London, South Kensington

Date of the auction: 16.12.2015

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A JAPANESE IVORY OKIMONO

A JAPANESE IVORY OKIMONO
MEIJI PERIOD (1868-1912)
A JAPANESE IVORY OKIMONO MEIJI PERIOD (1868-1912) The figural group carved as two child street performers and a man playing a drum, the base is signed IMPORTANT NOTICE ON LOTS CONTAINING IVORY: The USA has recently changed its policy on the import of

Lot #: 501

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 16 Dec 2015

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A LARGE JAPANESE TOKYO SCHOOL BRONZE SCULPTURE OF A WOMAN AN...

A LARGE JAPANESE TOKYO SCHOOL BRONZE SCULPTURE OF A WOMAN AND CHILD
MEIJI PERIOD (1868-1912)
A LARGE JAPANESE TOKYO SCHOOL BRONZE SCULPTURE OF A WOMAN AND CHILD MEIJI PERIOD (1868-1912) The girl is modelled with outstretched arms passing an oyster to the woman beside her who is carrying a basket of

Lot #: 502

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 16 Dec 2015

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A JAPANESE BRONZE TRIPOD INCENSE BURNER AND COVER

A JAPANESE BRONZE TRIPOD INCENSE BURNER AND COVER
MEIJI PERIOD (1868-1912), SIGNED ICHIJOKEN JOUN (OSHIMA JOUN 1858-1940)
A JAPANESE BRONZE TRIPOD INCENSE BURNER AND COVER MEIJI PERIOD (1868-1912), SIGNED ICHIJOKEN JOUN (OSHIMA JOUN 1858-1940) The body cast with birds amongst maple and prunus, and

Lot #: 503

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,800

Date: 16 Dec 2015

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A LARGE JAPANESE BRONZE MODEL OF A CRANE

A LARGE JAPANESE BRONZE MODEL OF A CRANE
MEIJI PERIOD (1868-1912)
A LARGE JAPANESE BRONZE MODEL OF A CRANE MEIJI PERIOD (1868-1912) The crane modelled standing on a lotus base 43 ¼ in. (110 cm.) high

Lot #: 505

Estimate: £500 - £1,000

Date: 16 Dec 2015

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A JAPANESE IVORY OKIMONO OF A FISHERMAN

A JAPANESE IVORY OKIMONO OF A FISHERMAN
MEIJI PERIOD (1868-1912)
A JAPANESE IVORY OKIMONO OF A FISHERMAN MEIJI PERIOD (1868-1912) The fisherman is modelled standing holding a fishing net, the base applied with a red signature plaque signed Hozan IMPORTANT NOTICE ON LOTS CONTAINING IVORY: The USA has

Lot #: 507

Estimate: £500 - £800

Date: 16 Dec 2015

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HIJIKATA TOREI (1735 or 1741-1807)

HIJIKATA TOREI (1735 or 1741-1807)
TWO EAGLES
HIJIKATA TOREI (1735 or 1741-1807) TWO EAGLES A pair of hanging scrolls, ink and colour on silk; the first depicting an eagle perched on a cliff beside some vines with coloured leaves; the second depicting an eagle perched on a rock with sea waves

Lot #: 508

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,500

Date: 16 Dec 2015

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A CHINESE BRONZE FIGURE OF SHAKYAMUNI

A CHINESE BRONZE FIGURE OF SHAKYAMUNI
20TH CENTURY
A CHINESE BRONZE FIGURE OF SHAKYAMUNI 20TH CENTURY The figure is seated in vajrasana on a double-lotus base with his right hand in bhumisparshamudra while the left is resting on his lap 9 7/8 in. (25 cm.) high

Lot #: 510

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 16 Dec 2015

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A JAPANESE SIX-FOLD 'PEONY' SCREEN

A JAPANESE SIX-FOLD 'PEONY' SCREEN
EDO PERIOD, 18TH CENTURY
A JAPANESE SIX-FOLD 'PEONY' SCREEN EDO PERIOD, 18TH CENTURY Decorated in ink and colour with six pink and white tree peony on a gold leaf ground 112 x 53 ¾ in. (284 x 136.5 cm

Lot #: 512

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 16 Dec 2015

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A CHINESE EMBROIDERED 'DRAGON' SIX-PANEL FLOOR SCREEN

A CHINESE EMBROIDERED 'DRAGON' SIX-PANEL FLOOR SCREEN
THE EMBROIDERED PANELS CIRCA 1800
A CHINESE EMBROIDERED 'DRAGON' SIX-PANEL FLOOR SCREEN THE EMBROIDERED PANELS CIRCA 1800 Each screen panel contains a textile panel designed as a chair cover embroidered with a front facing dragon, a lantern

Lot #: 513

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 16 Dec 2015

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A CHINESE BRONZE MODEL OF A DEER

A CHINESE BRONZE MODEL OF A DEER
19TH CENTURY
A CHINESE BRONZE MODEL OF A DEER 19TH CENTURY The deer has impressed spots to its body, the underside with a six-character studio mark 12 7/8 in. (32.6 cm.) high

Lot #: 514

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 16 Dec 2015

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A LARGE PAIR OF CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE VASES AND COVERS

A LARGE PAIR OF CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE VASES AND COVERS
MODERN
A LARGE PAIR OF CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE VASES AND COVERS MODERN Decorated with a continuous river landscape scene 40 ½ in. (103 cm.) high

Lot #: 515

Estimate: £1,000 - £2,000

Date: 16 Dec 2015

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A JAPANESE TWO-FOLD SCREEN, FUROSAKI BYOBU

A JAPANESE TWO-FOLD SCREEN, FUROSAKI BYOBU
EDO PERIOD, 17TH CENTURY
A JAPANESE TWO-FOLD SCREEN, FUROSAKI BYOBU EDO PERIOD, 17TH CENTURY Ink, colour and gold leaf on paper, decorated with the corner of a balcony and red and white peonies 71 ¼ x 23 ¼ in. (181 x 59 cm

Lot #: 516

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 16 Dec 2015

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A CHINESE PAINTING OF A BIRD

A CHINESE PAINTING OF A BIRD
20TH CENTURY
A CHINESE PAINTING OF A BIRD 20TH CENTURY Ink and colour on paper, depicting the white bird perched on a rocky outcrop, beside inscriptions, painted in the style of the Ming dynasty bird and flower painter Lü Ji 24 ¼ x 40 ¾ in. (61.5 x 103.5 cm.), framed and

Lot #: 519

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 16 Dec 2015

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A CHINESE INLAID WOOD TABLE SCREEN

A CHINESE INLAID WOOD TABLE SCREEN
19TH CENTURY
A CHINESE INLAID WOOD TABLE SCREEN 19TH CENTURY The open work screen carved with scrolls and ruyi motifs, and inlaid with jade and cloisonné plaques and rose quartz spheres 15 ¾ in (40 cm.) high, 10 in. (25.5 cm.) wide, 5 7/8 in. (15 cm.) deep

Lot #: 521

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 16 Dec 2015

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A CHINESE CARVED LONGQUAN CELADON-GLAZED VASE

A CHINESE CARVED LONGQUAN CELADON-GLAZED VASE
MING DYNASTY, 15TH CENTURY
A CHINESE CARVED LONGQUAN CELADON-GLAZED VASE MING DYNASTY, 15TH CENTURY The vase carved with peony and scrolling foliage, below the flaring neck which has a ribbed band 19 ½ in. (49.5 cm.) high

Lot #: 523

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 16 Dec 2015

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A CHINESE FAHUA MODEL OF ZHENWU

A CHINESE FAHUA MODEL OF ZHENWU
MING DYNASTY (1368-1644)
A CHINESE FAHUA MODEL OF ZHENWU MING DYNASTY (1368-1644) The figure modelled seated on a raised rectangular base, with a tortoise and a snake under his right foot 14 in. (35.7 cm.) high

Lot #: 524

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 16 Dec 2015

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A LARGE CHINESE FAHUA BUDDHIST LION

A LARGE CHINESE FAHUA BUDDHIST LION
MING DYNASTY (1368-1644)
A LARGE CHINESE FAHUA BUDDHIST LION MING DYNASTY (1368-1644) The lion standing open mouthed with a fierce expression, with an aperture on its back, covered in a turquoise and a purple glaze 16 ¼ in. (41.2 cm.) high

Lot #: 528

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 16 Dec 2015

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A LARGE CANTONESE IVORY PUZZLE BALL AND CARVED STAND

A LARGE CANTONESE IVORY PUZZLE BALL AND CARVED STAND
CIRCA 1900
A LARGE CANTONESE IVORY PUZZLE BALL AND CARVED STAND CIRCA 1900 The outer ball and sections of the stand deeply carved and pierced with writhing dragons intertwined with clouds, the stand carved with a figure drinking tea or wine

Lot #: 529

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 16 Dec 2015

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A CHINESE FLAMBÉ CRACKLE-GLAZED LOZENGE VASE

A CHINESE FLAMBÉ CRACKLE-GLAZED LOZENGE VASE
18TH CENTURY
A CHINESE FLAMBÉ CRACKLE-GLAZED LOZENGE VASE 18TH CENTURY The vase streaked in a lavender, purple and deep red glaze over a crackle-glazed ground 12 ¾ in. (32.4 cm.) high

Lot #: 530

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 16 Dec 2015

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A CHINESE FAMILLE VERTE WALL CISTERN

A CHINESE FAMILLE VERTE WALL CISTERN
KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)
A CHINESE FAMILLE VERTE WALL CISTERN KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722) Decorated with fish amongst lotus leaves and crabs, terminating in an openwork plaque with two confronting dragon fish and a flaming pearl 14 ¾ in. (37.4 cm.) high

Lot #: 531

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 16 Dec 2015

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A LARGE CHINESE POWDER BLUE GROUND 'CARP' VASE

A LARGE CHINESE POWDER BLUE GROUND 'CARP' VASE
DAOGUANG PERIOD (1821-1850)
A LARGE CHINESE POWDER BLUE GROUND 'CARP' VASE DAOGUANG PERIOD (1821-1850) The vase decorated with five large leaping carps in iron red reserved on the powder blue ground 23 ½ in. (59.7 cm.) high

Lot #: 534

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 16 Dec 2015

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FOUR CHINESE FAMILLE VERTE TEAPOTS

FOUR CHINESE FAMILLE VERTE TEAPOTS
KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)
FOUR CHINESE FAMILLE VERTE TEAPOTS KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722) Three teapots with moulded bodies, some decorated with floral panels and others imitating bamboo, the fourth teapot of shaped rectangular form with floral panels divided by a

Lot #: 536

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 16 Dec 2015

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A LARGE CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE DEEP DISH

A LARGE CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE DEEP DISH
QIANLONG PERIOD (1736-1795)
A LARGE CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE DEEP DISH QIANLONG PERIOD (1736-1795) Decorated with peony trees, chrysanthemum, bamboo, a large pine tree and rocks, within a diaper border 17 1/8 in. (43.6 cm.) diam

Lot #: 539

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 16 Dec 2015

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A CHINESE BLUE GLASS TRIPOD CENSER AND A FIVE-COLOUR GLASS O...

A CHINESE BLUE GLASS TRIPOD CENSER AND A FIVE-COLOUR GLASS OVERLAY GLASS BRUSH WASHER
QIANLONG PERIOD (1736-1795), THE CENSER WITH A FOUR-CHARACTER INCISED MARK AND OF THE PERIOD
A CHINESE BLUE GLASS TRIPOD CENSER AND A FIVE-COLOUR GLASS OVERLAY GLASS BRUSH WASHER QIANLONG PERIOD (1736-1795), THE

Lot #: 541

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 16 Dec 2015

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A CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE 'FOUR SEASONS' BOTTLE

A CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE 'FOUR SEASONS' BOTTLE
KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)
A CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE 'FOUR SEASONS' BOTTLE KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722) The square-form bottle decorated with four panels depicting the flowers of the four seasons, lotus, prunus, peony and chrysanthemum 11 3/8 in. (29 cm

Lot #: 542

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 16 Dec 2015

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A CHINESE JADE CARVING OF A THREE-LEGGED TOAD

A CHINESE JADE CARVING OF A THREE-LEGGED TOAD
19TH/20TH CENTURY
A CHINESE JADE CARVING OF A THREE-LEGGED TOAD 19TH/20TH CENTURY The toad is carved grasping a pearl in its mouth, its back is covered in a regular pattern of raised bumps 3 in. (7.5 cm.) long

Lot #: 544

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 16 Dec 2015

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A CHINESE BRONZE TRIPOD CENSER AND A BRONZE VASE

A CHINESE BRONZE TRIPOD CENSER AND A BRONZE VASE
MING DYNASTY (1368-1644)
A CHINESE BRONZE TRIPOD CENSER AND A BRONZE VASE MING DYNASTY (1368-1644) The censer with upswept handles and supported on three legs with qilin masks; the vase applied with three seated qilin The largest 15 ¾ in. (40 cm

Lot #: 546

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 16 Dec 2015

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A CHINESE CINNABAR LACQUER BOX AND COVER AND A JADE FINGER C...

A CHINESE CINNABAR LACQUER BOX AND COVER AND A JADE FINGER CITRON
18TH CENTURY
A CHINESE CINNABAR LACQUER BOX AND COVER AND A JADE FINGER CITRON 18TH CENTURY The foliate-form box and cover carved with floral panels to the sides and a central panel on the cover depicting figures within a walled

Lot #: 547

Estimate: £600 - £1,000

Date: 16 Dec 2015

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A CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE VASE AND COVER

A CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE VASE AND COVER
KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)
A CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE VASE AND COVER KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722) The vase is decorated with two large panels enclosing confronting long-tailed birds perched on rockwork in a flower garden, the neck is decorated with a band of ruyi

Lot #: 548

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,500

Date: 16 Dec 2015

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A CHINESE PAINTED POTTERY FIGURE OF A PRANCING HORSE

A CHINESE PAINTED POTTERY FIGURE OF A PRANCING HORSE
TANG DYNASTY (618-907)
A CHINESE PAINTED POTTERY FIGURE OF A PRANCING HORSE TANG DYNASTY (618-907) The horse has its right foreleg raised and head slightly turned, the saddle is covered with a cloth gathered on the sides atop the mud guard, there

Lot #: 550

Estimate: £1,000 - £2,000

Date: 16 Dec 2015