Japanese and Korean Art

Christie's
18 March 2014, New York, Rockefeller Center

Date of the auction: 18.03.2014

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A large lacquered flower vase (hanaire)

A large lacquered flower vase ( hanaire )
MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY), ATTRIBUTED TO HASHIMOTO ICHIZO I (1817-1882)
A large lacquered flower vase ( hanaire ) Meiji period (late 19th century), attributed to Hashimoto Ichizo I (1817-1882) A cylindrical lacquer vase simulating dry bamboo divided

Lot #: 495

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$4,000

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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A small lacquer cabinet (kodansu)

A small lacquer cabinet ( kodansu )
MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY)
A small lacquer cabinet ( kodansu ) Meiji period (late 19th century) The small rectangular chest with hinged door, decorated in red hiramaki-e and takamaki-e with lobsters with long antenna on a kinji ground, the interior of the

Lot #: 496

Estimate: US$10,000 - US$12,000

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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A lacquer writing box (suzuribako)

A lacquer writing box ( suzuribako )
(20TH CENTURY), KODA SHUETSU (1881-1933) AND OKADA HYOKAN
A lacquer writing box ( suzuribako ) (20th century), Koda Shuetsu (1881-1933) and Okada Hyokan Square with faceted corners, decorated with a court carriage and torii gate beneath blossoming cherry and pine

Lot #: 498

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$8,000

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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A lacquer document box (Bunko)

A lacquer document box ( Bunko )
EDO PERIOD (19TH CENTURY)
A lacquer document box ( Bunko ) Edo period (19th century) Rectangular, with fitted cover decorated in gold, silver and colored hiramaki-e, takamaki-e, togidashi and kirikane with a Chinese lady holding a flower basket walking towards a

Lot #: 498 A

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$8,000

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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A lacquer writing table (bundai)

A lacquer writing table ( bundai )
MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY)
A lacquer writing table ( bundai ) Meiji period (late 19th century) Designed on the writing surface with the landscape of Mount Yoshino with hills, river, mountain cottage, pine trees and blossoming cherry trees, in gold takamaki-e

Lot #: 499

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$4,000

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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A lacquer accessory box (Tebako)

A lacquer accessory box ( Tebako )
MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY)
A lacquer accessory box ( Tebako ) Meiji period (late 19th century) The top and sides of the box decorated in gold, silver and black hiramaki-e, takamaki-e, togidashi and kirikane with spring scenery of a river flowing through a

Lot #: 501

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

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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A lacquer document box (Bunko)

A lacquer document box ( Bunko )
EDO PERIOD (19TH CENTURY)
A lacquer document box ( Bunko ) Edo period (19th century) The top and sides of the box decorated in gold, silver and colored hiramaki-e, takamaki-e, togidashi, kirikane and inlay of gold and various stones with a landscape and pavilion; the

Lot #: 502

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

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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A gold-lacquer table cabinet (Kodansu)

A gold-lacquer table cabinet ( Kodansu )
EDO PERIOD (19TH CENTURY)
A gold-lacquer table cabinet ( Kodansu ) Edo period (19th century) Lavishly lacquered in gold hiramaki-e, takamaki-e, kirikane, nashiji and okibirame , designed with motifs from the chapter Hatsune ("The First Warbler") from the

Lot #: 503

Estimate: US$18,000 - US$22,000

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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An ornamental bronze incense burner

An ornamental bronze incense burner
MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY)
An ornamental bronze incense burner Meiji period (late 19th century) Cast in sections and mounted on a high base enwrapped by three dragons, the central ovoid section set on the central column cast with dragons and decorated with

Lot #: 505

Estimate: US$15,000 - US$20,000

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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A patinated bronze ornament

A patinated bronze ornament
MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY), SIGNED HOZAN SAKU (YUKAWA HOZAN)
A patinated bronze ornament Meiji period (late 19th century), signed Hozan saku (Yukawa Hozan) Finely cast, chiseled and patinated with gilt, silver, shakudo and shibuichi as Jurojin (God of Longevity

Lot #: 506

Estimate: US$10,000 - US$12,000

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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A parcel-gilt bronze ornament

A parcel-gilt bronze ornament
MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY), SIGNED MIYAO (WORKSHOP OF MIYAO EISUKE)
A parcel-gilt bronze ornament Meiji period (late 19th century), signed Miyao (workshop of Miyao Eisuke) Designed in two colors of bronze and gilt with an attendant to Aridoshi, wearing a court

Lot #: 507

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$4,000

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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A gilt-bronze model of a warrior

A gilt-bronze model of a warrior
MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY), SIGNED SADA...SAKU
A gilt-bronze model of a warrior Meiji period (late 19th century), signed Sada...saku Cast as an archer kneeling and preparing to shoot an arrow at his target, wearing a head-piece and armor underneath robes, the

Lot #: 508

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$5,000

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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A parcel-gilt bronze ornament

A parcel-gilt bronze ornament
MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY), SIGNED MIYAO (WORKSHOP OF MIYAO EISUKE) AND SEALED EI
A parcel-gilt bronze ornament Meiji period (late 19th century), signed Miyao (workshop of Miyao Eisuke) and sealed Ei Designed in two colors of bronze and gilt with the figure of

Lot #: 509

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

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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A parcel-gilt bronze ornament

A parcel-gilt bronze ornament
MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY), SIGNED MIYAO (WORKSHOP OF MIYAO EISUKE)
A parcel-gilt bronze ornament Meiji period (late 19th century), signed Miyao (workshop of Miyao Eisuke) Designed in two colors of bronze and gilt with a dancer with a fan, wearing a head-piece and

Lot #: 510

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

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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A patinated silver model of a parrot on hanging perch

A patinated silver model of a parrot on hanging perch
MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY), SIGNED BAIKAI SAKU (NAKANO BAIKAI)
A patinated silver model of a parrot on hanging perch Meiji period (late 19th century), signed Baikai saku (Nakano Baikai) Naturalistically cast as a parrot and patinated, the

Lot #: 511

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

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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A pair of patinated bronze ornaments

A pair of patinated bronze ornaments
MEIJI-TAISHO PERIOD (20TH CENTURY), SIGNED MITSUHARU SAKU (KATSURA MITSUHARU; 1871-1962)
A pair of patinated bronze ornaments Meiji-Taisho period (20th century), signed Mitsuharu saku (Katsura Mitsuharu; 1871-1962) Finely cast as a pair of doves, the details with

Lot #: 512

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$8,000

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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An inlaid iron table cabinet

An inlaid iron table cabinet
MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY), SIGNED KOMAI SEI AND SEALED RAKU
An inlaid iron table cabinet Meiji period (late 19th century), signed Komai sei and sealed Raku Inlaid in gilt nunomezogan and hirazogan , the doors with scenery of Komyoji Temple in Kurodani, Kyoto, the

Lot #: 514

Estimate: US$8,000 - US$10,000

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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An inlaid iron box

An inlaid iron box
MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY), SIGNED DAI NIHON KYOTO KOMAI SEI AND SEALED RAKU
An inlaid iron box Meiji period (late 19th century), signed Dai Nihon Kyoto Komai sei and sealed Raku The rectangular two-tiered box with ringed hinged clasp and set into a rectangular base with

Lot #: 515

Estimate: US$15,000 - US$20,000

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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A patinated bronze ornament of an elephant supporting a pago...

A patinated bronze ornament of an elephant supporting a pagoda
MEIJI PERIOD (EARLY 20TH CENTURY), ELEPHANT SIGNED BIZAN SAKU (MADE BY BIZAN); PAGODA WITH MARK OF FUJII (FUJII YOSHITOYO)
A patinated bronze ornament of an elephant supporting a pagoda Meiji period (early 20th century), elephant signed

Lot #: 516

Estimate: US$15,000 - US$20,000

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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A silver incense burner

A silver incense burner
MEIJI-TAISHO PERIOD (EARLY 20TH CENTURY), SIGNED MASAYUKI KOKU
A silver incense burner Meiji-Taisho period (early 20th century), signed Masayuki koku The globular body set on three feet, cast and chiseled with various chrysanthemums, fitted in the interior with a removable

Lot #: 517

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,000

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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A soft-metal-inlaid bronze incense burner

A soft-metal-inlaid bronze incense burner
TAISHO PERIOD (EARLY 20TH CENTURY), SEALED SHI
A soft-metal-inlaid bronze incense burner Taisho period (early 20th century), sealed Shi Of disk form set on three feet, finely decorated in silver and shakudo hirazogan with geometric florets, a paulownia crest

Lot #: 518

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$2,500

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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A silver hinged box

A silver hinged box
MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY)
A silver hinged box Meiji period (late 19th century) The rectangular box on four short bracket feet, the hinged lid and sides chiseled with chrysanthemums, stamped jungin (pure silver) on base 5½ x 9 x 3in. (14 x 22.9 x 7.6cm

Lot #: 519

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$4,000

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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A Shibayama-style inlaid-silver tray

A Shibayama-style inlaid-silver tray
MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY), SIGNED SEIMIN KOKU
A Shibayama-style inlaid-silver tray Meiji period (late 19th century), signed Seimin koku Of lobed form with twelve petals, the central roundel embellished with birds, flowers and tree by a stream in gold

Lot #: 520

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$7,000

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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A Large Imperial silver presentation bowl

A Large Imperial silver presentation bowl
MEIJI-TAISHO PERIOD (EARLY 20TH CENTURY), SIGNED SHIGEMITSU (HIRATA SHIGEMITSU; 1855-1926) AND SEALED SUIHITSU SEI (MADE BY SUIHITSU WORKSHOP)
A Large Imperial silver presentation bowl Meiji-Taisho period (early 20th century), signed Shigemitsu (Hirata

Lot #: 522

Estimate: US$30,000 - US$40,000

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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A soft-metal-inlaid bronze incense burner

A soft-metal-inlaid bronze incense burner
MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY), SIGNED KOWA AND SEALED HIRO
A soft-metal-inlaid bronze incense burner Meiji period (late 19th century), signed Kowa and sealed Hiro Of compressed bulbous form set on three feet, the lid and body chiseled and inlaid in gold

Lot #: 523

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$4,000

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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A silver incense burner

A silver incense burner
MEIJI-TAISHO PERIOD (EARLY 20TH CENTURY), SIGNED KINSHODO
A silver incense burner Meiji-Taisho period (early 20th century), signed Kinshodo The bulbous form set on three feet, the body finely incised with chrysanthemums, the pierced cover designed with motifs of the Four

Lot #: 524

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$4,000

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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A soft-metal-inlaid bronze incense burner

A soft-metal-inlaid bronze incense burner
MEIJI-TAISHO PERIOD (EARLY 20TH CENTURY), SIGNED INOUE ZO
A soft-metal-inlaid bronze incense burner Meiji-Taisho period (early 20th century), signed Inoue zo The tapering form set on three bracket feet, chiseled and inlaid in copper with branches of

Lot #: 525

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$4,000

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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A patinated bronze incense burner

A patinated bronze incense burner
MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY), SIGNED YUKITERU SEN
A patinated bronze incense burner Meiji period (late 19th century), signed Yukiteru sen The compressed bulbous form set on three stump feet, the lid and body chiseled with a branch of hibiscus on a shibuichi

Lot #: 526

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$2,500

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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A soft-metal-inlaid bronze incense burner

A soft-metal-inlaid bronze incense burner
MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY), SIGNED ...YASU AND WITH MARK OF NOGAWA
A soft-metal-inlaid bronze incense burner Meiji period (late 19th century), signed ...yasu and with mark of Nogawa Of ovoid form set on three stump feet, chiseled and inlaid in gold

Lot #: 527

Estimate: US$8,000 - US$10,000

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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A soft-metal-inlaid copper box

A soft-metal-inlaid copper box
MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY), WITH MARK OF NOGAWA
A soft-metal-inlaid copper box Meiji period (late 19th century), with mark of Nogawa The rectangular box on four bracket feet, the top of the lid and sides chiseled and inlaid in gold, silver, shakudo and copper

Lot #: 529

Estimate: US$2,500 - US$3,000

Date: 18 Mar 2014