FURNITURE, PAINTINGS, WORKS OF ART

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Date of the auction: 22.09.2020

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Polychrome porcelain baluster vase and cover China, second half of 19th Century

Polychrome porcelain baluster vase and cover China, second half of 19th Century Cylindrical body, the neck surmounted by a domed cover with the finial shaped as a Fo dog, the exuberant 'Canton' decoration consisting of cartouches reserved on a ground of floral arabesques and butterflies, some of

Lot #: 1

Opening: €300

Date: 22 Sep 2020

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Pair of polychrome porcelain baluster vases China, second half of 19th Century

Pair of polychrome porcelain baluster vases China, second half of 19th Century Cylindrical body, the neck surmounted by a flared mouth, a pair of lion's heads with a ring in the mouth on the shoulder, the 'Canton' decoration consisting of 'birds and flowers' compositions inside framed cartouches

Lot #: 2

Opening: €500

Date: 22 Sep 2020

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Large polychrome porcelain baluster vase Japan, Meiji period

Large polychrome porcelain baluster vase Japan, Meiji period Ovoid body surmounted by a sturdy cylindrical neck with wide ogivated mouth, with painted decoration of big flower heads amidst geometrical grounds and flows of water, a sinuous dragon in high relief with gilt details. 27.6 x 12.6 in

Lot #: 3

Opening: €300

Date: 22 Sep 2020

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Group of four Famille Rose serving dishes China, second half of 19th Century

Group of four Famille Rose serving dishes China, second half of 19th Century Composed of two large oval serving dishes shaped with sauce-holder, an oval narrow tray and a large oval tray, with a rich 'Canton' style decoration painted in polychrome enamels and touches of gold, consisting in lobed

Lot #: 4

Opening: €800

Date: 22 Sep 2020

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Group of eight Famille Rose serving dishes China, second half of 19th Century

Group of eight Famille Rose serving dishes China, second half of 19th Century Composed of three leaf plates, an oval dish with open-work edge, four large oval serving dishes, with a rich 'Canton' style decoration painted in polychrome enamels and touches of gold, consisting in lobed cartouches with

Lot #: 5

Opening: €1,200

Date: 22 Sep 2020

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Group of four serving dishes China, second half of 19th Century

Group of four serving dishes China, second half of 19th Century Composed of two soup tureens and two sauce boats with a rich 'Canton' style decoration painted in polychrome enamels and touches of gold, consisting in lobed cartouches with figures and pavilions alternating to 'birds and flowers

Lot #: 6

Opening: €800

Date: 22 Sep 2020

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Polychrome porcelain baluster vase China, second half of 19th Century

Polychrome porcelain baluster vase China, second half of 19th Century Cylindrical body and flared mouth with wavy rim, the shoulder with two pairs of relief stylized dragons, each handle shaped as a pair of facing crouched Fo dogs, with 'Canton' decoration consisting of cartouches reserved on a

Lot #: 7

Opening: €500

Date: 22 Sep 2020

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Group of twenty Famille Rose dishes China, second half of 19th Century

Group of twenty Famille Rose dishes China, second half of 19th Century Composed of ten plain dishes and ten fruit dishes with a rich 'Canton' style decoration painted in polychrome enamels and touches of gold, consisting in lobed cartouches with figures and pavilions alternating to 'birds and

Lot #: 8

Opening: €1,200

Date: 22 Sep 2020

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Large display cabinet Japan, Meiji period Large display cabinet

Large display cabinet Japan, Meiji period On four cabriole legs base, the top carved as an all-round dragon, with shelves and compartments closed by doors and a platform to support the reproduction of a Buddhist temple portal, with gold lacquered panels depicting glimpses of landscapes with figures

Lot #: 9

Opening: €1,500

Date: 22 Sep 2020

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Jadeite vase with cover China, 20th Century Jadeite vase with cover

Jadeite vase with cover China, 20th Century Carved in maculate green stone, on wooden base with silver inlays. Height 8.3 in

Lot #: 10

Opening: €150

Date: 22 Sep 2020

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Ivory standing bearded sage China, early 20th Century Ivory standing...

Ivory standing bearded sage China, early 20th Century On a wooden base, the right hand touching the end of the long beard, the left hand holding a long bow. Height 10.2 in

Lot #: 11

Opening: €100

Date: 22 Sep 2020

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Two small ivory sculptures China, early 20th Century Two small ivory sculptures

Two small ivory sculptures China, early 20th Century One depicting Budai, the other a daoist immortal, both on wooden base. The higher 4.1 in

Lot #: 12

Opening: €100

Date: 22 Sep 2020

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Polychrome porcelain food warmer and cover China, probably Guangxu period...

Polychrome porcelain food warmer and cover China, probably Guangxu period Quadrangular, shaped, on two sides a pair of circular metal rings coming out from the mouth of animal heads, an additional container inside, the domed lid surmounted by a finial shaped as a Fo dog, two sides of the main

Lot #: 13

Opening: €300

Date: 22 Sep 2020

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Pair of polychrome porcelain dishes China, 20th Century Pair of polychrome...

Pair of polychrome porcelain dishes China, 20th Century Both decorated in rich polychromy with scenes with figures. Diameter 9.6 in

Lot #: 14

Opening: €100

Date: 22 Sep 2020

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Polychrome porcelain Budai mounted as a lamp China, 20th Century Polychrome...

Polychrome porcelain Budai mounted as a lamp China, 20th Century Seated smiling deity with a rosary in the left hand, the right hand holding the edge of the wide robe which leaves the belly uncovered, on wooden base with a light bulb to be inserted inside the body of the figure. Height 9.8 in

Lot #: 15

Opening: €150

Date: 22 Sep 2020

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Polychrome porcelain panel Attributed to Wang Qi (1884-1937)

Polychrome porcelain panel Attributed to Wang Qi (1884-1937) Depicting a group of deities in a landscape, one seated on flowing water with a snake nearby, a long inscription with seals on the upper right side, partially open-work wood frame. A restoration on the upper part. 29.1 x 8.3 in

Lot #: 16

Opening: €300

Date: 22 Sep 2020

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Polychrome porcelain panel

Polychrome porcelain panel Attributed to Xu Zhongnan, 1936 Depicting on the right side a group of bamboos emerging from rocks, a long inscription with seal on the upper left side, dated 1936, partially open-work wood frame. 28.9 x 8.3 in

Lot #: 17

Opening: €1,000

Date: 22 Sep 2020

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Polychrome porcelain panel Attributed to Wang Yeting, 1927

Polychrome porcelain panel Attributed to Wang Yeting, 1927 Depicting a lake view, some big pine trees on the left side, a literate on a boat on the lower section, a long inscription with seals on the upper right side, dated 1927, wooden frame. 28.7 x 7.7 in

Lot #: 18

Opening: €1,000

Date: 22 Sep 2020

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Pair of ancestor's portraits China, 20th Century Pair of ancestor's portraits

Pair of ancestor's portraits China, 20th Century Formerly vertical hanging scrolls, painted in ink and colors on paper, depicting an official and his wife, seated on an armchair on a carpet, original silk frame, wood frame and protective glass. 44.5 x 24.4 in

Lot #: 19

Opening: €1,000

Date: 22 Sep 2020

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Pair of porcelain baluster vases China, early 20th Century Pair of...

Pair of porcelain baluster vases China, early 20th Century Circular section, ovoid body and cylindrical neck with flared rim, toward the base and to the shoulders two biscuit bands with geometrical motifs, between the shoulder and the neck a pair of moulded biscuit Chilong dragons, the body and the

Lot #: 20

Opening: €100

Date: 22 Sep 2020

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Green stone sculpture China, 20th Century Green stone sculpture

Green stone sculpture China, 20th Century Depicting a landscape with figures, on shaped wooden base. 12.6 x 24 in

Lot #: 21

Opening: €400

Date: 22 Sep 2020

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Lacquered and gilt wood chest

Lacquered and gilt wood chest China, early 20th Century The external surface lacquered in brown, the front side decorated with gilt flowering branches and butterflies, metal lock, standing on a wood pedestal. 12.2 x 29.3 x 18.9 in

Lot #: 22

Opening: €400

Date: 22 Sep 2020

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Polychrome porcelain vase

Polychrome porcelain vase China, 20th Century Ovoid body, cylindrical neck with flared mouth, the handles shaped as stylized fishes, the whole surface with a dense ground of arabesques, flowers and animals, the body with a group of deities, the neck with children inside lobed cartouches, apocryphal

Lot #: 23

Opening: €300

Date: 22 Sep 2020

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Polychrome porcelain vase China, 20th Century Polychrome porcelain vase

Polychrome porcelain vase China, 20th Century Circular base, semi-ovoid body, inclined shoulders, cylindrical neck with flared mouth, the handles shaped as stylized dragons, the whole surface with a dense ground of arabesques, flowers and animals, the body with two groups of children inside lobed

Lot #: 24

Opening: €400

Date: 22 Sep 2020

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Polychrome porcelain vase

Polychrome porcelain vase China, 20th Century Ovoid body, cylindrical neck with flared mouth, the handles shaped as stylized fishes, the whole surface with a dense ground of arabesques, flowers and animals, the body with a group of deities, the neck with children inside lobed cartouches, apocryphal

Lot #: 25

Opening: €400

Date: 22 Sep 2020

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Two embroideries China, 20th Century Two embroideries

Two embroideries China, 20th Century Both embroidered in polychromy on a red ground with scenes with figures inspired by the traditional theatre, one with a silk ground the other with a rougher fabric. The embroideries were used on the set of the 1987 film 'The Last Emperor' directed by Bernardo

Lot #: 26

Opening: €1,500

Date: 22 Sep 2020

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Porcelain baluster vase China, 20th Century

Porcelain baluster vase China, 20th Century Ovoid body, cylindrical neck with flared mouth, the handles shaped as stylized animals, a red enamel Buddhist lion on a side, the other side with a long inscription. 16.7 x 7.1 in

Lot #: 27

Opening: €200

Date: 22 Sep 2020

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Two embroidered silk military banners China, Qing dynasty, 19th Century

Two embroidered silk military banners China, Qing dynasty, 19th Century Both in the shape of a right-angled triangle, the innermost part decorated with a dragon flying amidst clouds in pursuit of the flaming pearl, the scene framed by a meander and by a frieze of stylized waves, the band for the

Lot #: 28

Opening: €1,000

Date: 22 Sep 2020

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Polychrome porcelain vase with cover China, 20th Century Polychrome...

Polychrome porcelain vase with cover China, 20th Century Ovoid shape, the circular flat cover with cone finial, the decoration consisting on one side of a scene with female figures in a garden, on the other of a long inscription. 12.6 x 8.3 in

Lot #: 29

Opening: €200

Date: 22 Sep 2020

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Pair of calligraphic scrolls

Pair of calligraphic scrolls Attributed to Zhang Daqian, 1960 Two calligraphies mounted as vertical hanging scrolls, dated 1960. 40.9 x 10.6 in

Lot #: 30

Opening: €800

Date: 22 Sep 2020