Japanese and Korean Art

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

Date of the auction: 18.03.2014

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Tawara Yusaku (1932-2004)

Tawara Yusaku (1932-2004)
Zuiun (Auspicious Cloud)
Tawara Yusaku (1932-2004) Zuiun (Auspicious Cloud) Hanging scroll; ink on paper 18¾ x 21in. (47.6 x 53.3cm.) With wood box signed, sealed and titled by the artist

Lot #: 570

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

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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Fukami Sueharu (b. 1947)

Fukami Sueharu (b. 1947)
Haruka (In the distance), ca. 1990
Fukami Sueharu (b. 1947) Haruka (In the distance), ca. 1990 Horizontal mold-case sculpture; bluish white-glazed porcelain ( seihakuji ); artist's original metal stand Incised signature S. Fukami and numbered 1/8 48 x 6½ x 55 7/8in. (122 x

Lot #: 572

Estimate: US$22,000 - US$28,000

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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Morita Shiryu (1912-1998)

Morita Shiryu (1912-1998)
Kumo Mushin (The cloud is egoless), 1966
Morita Shiryu (1912-1998) Kumo Mushin (The cloud is egoless), 1966 Four-panel screen; ink on paper 54½ x 104½in. (138.4 x 265.4cm.) Artist's certificate on reverse titled Kumo Mushin (The Cloud is Egoless), signed Morita Shiryu and

Lot #: 573

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

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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Yi Haung (1820-1898)

Yi Haung (1820-1898)
Orchid
Yi Haung (1820-1898) Orchid Sealed lower right with artist's soubriquet Sokpa ; with oval seal Heonjong (King Yi Hwan; r. 1834-49) and three collector's seals Album leaf; ink on paper, framed 10 3/8 x 12 5/16in. (26.5 x 31.5cm

Lot #: 576

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

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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Anonymous (circa 1900)

Anonymous (circa 1900)
Photographs of Korea
Anonymous (circa 1900) Photographs of Korea Album of 50 small black and white photographs of Korea, several hand-tinted, mounted on thick paper board (one mounted on thin grey paper) originally mounted as a folding accordian album, each labelled in ink in

Lot #: 577

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

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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A Small Inlaid Celadon Stoneware Oil Bottle

A Small Inlaid Celadon Stoneware Oil Bottle
GORYEO DYNASTY (12TH CENTURY)
A Small Inlaid Celadon Stoneware Oil Bottle Goryeo dynasty (12th century) Of disc form on a short ring foot, inlaid in white and black on the wide shoulder with a band of chrysanthemum arabesques within line-and-dot borders

Lot #: 580

Estimate: US$25,000 - US$30,000

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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A Large Blue and White Hexagonal Porcelain Waterdropper

A Large Blue and White Hexagonal Porcelain Waterdropper
JOSEON DYNASTY (19TH CENTURY)
A Large Blue and White Hexagonal Porcelain Waterdropper Joseon dynasty (19th century) The pointed joins of each of the eight facets rising from a bracket foot to the flat top, which is painted in underglaze blue

Lot #: 581 A

Estimate: US$70,000 - US$80,000

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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An Iron-decorated Porcelain Miniature Model of a Horse

An Iron-decorated Porcelain Miniature Model of a Horse
JOSEON DYNASTY (17TH CENTURY)
An Iron-decorated Porcelain Miniature Model of a Horse Joseon dynasty (17th century) Standing foresquare, modelled with upright ears and hanging tail, the eyes, nostrils, tail and mane indicated by iron underglaze

Lot #: 582

Estimate: US$3,500 - US$4,000

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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A Large Blue and White Porcelain Jar with Bird Medallions

A Large Blue and White Porcelain Jar with Bird Medallions
JOSEON DYNASTY (18TH-19TH CENTURY)
A Large Blue and White Porcelain Jar with Bird Medallions Joseon dynasty (18th-19th century) Impressively modelled with wide, bulging shoulders rising from a tapered lower body and with tall, upright neck

Lot #: 588

Estimate: US$380,000 - US$400,000

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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A Blue and White Porcelain Bottle with Pomegranates

A Blue and White Porcelain Bottle with Pomegranates
JOSEON DYNASTY (LATE 19TH CENTURY)
A Blue and White Porcelain Bottle with Pomegranates Joseon dynasty (late 19th century) With well-proportioned ovoid body on a ring foot and with cylindrical neck ending in a rolled lip, decorated in underglaze

Lot #: 589

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

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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An Iron-glazed Double-Gourd Porcelain Bottle

An Iron-glazed Double-Gourd Porcelain Bottle
JOSEON DYNASTY (18TH-19TH CENTURY)
An Iron-glazed Double-Gourd Porcelain Bottle Joseon dynasty (18th-19th century) Rising from a high circular foot to the cylindrical neck ending in a rolled lip and modelled at the waist and shoulder with decorative

Lot #: 591

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

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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An Enamelled Metal Hairpin

An Enamelled Metal Hairpin
(20TH CENTURY)
An Enamelled Metal Hairpin (20th century) With cylindrical silvered shaft ending in a point and lotus-bud reticulated terminal enamelled with foliage and flowers in orange, turquoise, yellow, brown and royal blue, the metal edges defining the floral

Lot #: 592

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

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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A Gilt-bronze Figure of A Standing Buddha

A Gilt-bronze Figure of A Standing Buddha
UNIFIED SILLA PERIOD (LATE 8TH CENTURY)
A Gilt-bronze Figure of A Standing Buddha Unified Silla Period (late 8th century) Shown standing on a three-tiered lotus base with hands in abhayamudra and varadamudra conferring on adherents the granting of all

Lot #: 593

Estimate: US$25,000 - US$30,000

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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A Gilt-bronze Figure of A Standing Buddha

A Gilt-bronze Figure of A Standing Buddha
UNIFIED SILLA PERIOD (LATE 8TH CENTURY)
A Gilt-bronze Figure of A Standing Buddha Unified Silla Period (late 8th Century) Cast to show the frontal figure of the Buddha standing on a stepped lotus plinth, the left hand raised with open palm in the abhayamudra

Lot #: 594

Estimate: US$40,000 - US$60,000

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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Park Nu-Su (1927-2013)

Park Nu-Su (1927-2013)
Landscape with boat, 1975
Park Nu-Su (1927-2013) Landscape with boat, 1975 Signed and sealed Namjeung and dated winter, with cylical date corresponding to 1975 Ink and color on paper, framed 26¾ x 31 7/8in. (68 x 81cm.) sight

Lot #: 595

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

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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Hwang Kyubaik (B. 1932)

Hwang Kyubaik (B. 1932)
Moon in a Tent , 1979
Hwang Kyubaik (B. 1932) Moon in a Tent , 1979 Signed and dated in pencil K. B. Hwang 79 and titled in pencil as above Color mezzotint on BFK Rives paper, numbered in pencil 99/100 Sheet 25½ x 19½in. (64.7 x 49.7cm.); image 13 5/8 x 11 5/8in. (34.6 x

Lot #: 595 A

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,000

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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Cho Taikho (B. 1957)

Cho Taikho (B. 1957)
Untitled
Cho Taikho (B. 1957) Untitled Signed and dated Taikho 2013 and inscribed on verso Cho Taikho 2013 80 x 80cm Acrylic on canvas 31½ x 31½in. (80 x 80cm

Lot #: 596

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

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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Lee Seunghee (B. 1958)

Lee Seunghee (B. 1958)
Tao , 2012
Lee Seunghee (B. 1958) Tao , 2012 Signed and titled in relief in the porcelain Lee Tao Porcelain with cobalt blue underglaze and transparent overglaze 22½ x 44½in. (57 x 113 cm

Lot #: 597

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

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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Lee Gee-Jo (B. 1959)

Lee Gee-Jo (B. 1959)
White Porcelain Square Vase, 2013
Lee Gee-Jo (B. 1959) White Porcelain Square Vase, 2013 Signed and dated on base in underglaze blue Porcelain with transparent glaze 14 3/16 x 16½ x 6¾in. (36 x 42 x 17.5cm

Lot #: 598

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

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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Lee Gee-Jo (B. 1959)

Lee Gee-Jo (B. 1959)
Vase #2, 2014
Lee Gee-Jo (B. 1959) Vase #2, 2014 Signed and dated on base in underglaze blue Porcelain with transparent glaze 10¼ x 10¼ x 11 3/8in. (26 x 26 x 29cm

Lot #: 599

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

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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Lee Gee-Jo (B. 1959)

Lee Gee-Jo (B. 1959)
Vase #1, 2014
Lee Gee-Jo (B. 1959) Vase #1, 2014 Signed and dated on base in underglaze blue Porcelain with transparent glaze 7 x 13 9/16 x 13 3/16in. (18 x 34.5 x 33.5cm

Lot #: 600

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

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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Kim Eelkwon (B. 1962)

Kim Eelkwon (B. 1962)
Untitled, 2013
Kim Eelkwon (B. 1962) Untitled, 2013 Signed and dated on verso in ink 2013 Kim Eelkwon and in hangul , Kim Eelkwon Oil on canvas 11¼ x 14¼in. (28.5 x 26cm

Lot #: 601

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

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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Hong Seung-Pyo (B. 1964)

Hong Seung-Pyo (B. 1964)
Pray II , 2013
Hong Seung-Pyo (B. 1964) Pray II , 2013 Signed and dated Gomojae juin mosan 2013 Hanji paper and mixed media on panel, framed 19¾ x 29½in. (52 x 75cm

Lot #: 602

Estimate: US$3,500 - US$4,000

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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Hong Seung-Pyo (B. 1964)

Hong Seung-Pyo (B. 1964)
The Vitality Wagon , 2013
Hong Seung-Pyo (B. 1964) The Vitality Wagon , 2013 Signed and dated Gomojae juin mosan 2013 Hanji paper and mixed media on panel, framed 19¾ x 29½in. (52 x 75cm

Lot #: 603

Estimate: US$3,500 - US$4,000

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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Choo Jong-Wan (B. 1975)

Choo Jong-Wan (B. 1975)
Mona Lisa , 2013
Choo Jong-Wan (B. 1975) Mona Lisa , 2013 Signed, dated and inscribed on verso in pencil 2013 Choo, Jong-wan, No. 3 Charcoal and pencil on paper 29 7/8 x 22 3/8in. (76 x 56.7cm

Lot #: 604

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

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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Choo Jong-Wan (B. 1975)

Choo Jong-Wan (B. 1975)
Einlösung Emergence , 2006
Choo Jong-Wan (B. 1975) Einlösung Emergence , 2006 Signed and dated on verso Choo jong-wan 2006 and with artist's labels inscribed with titles and media as above, Hamburg, Germany Acrylic, charcoal and pencil on canvas 63¾ x 51 1/8in. (162 x 130cm

Lot #: 605

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

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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Hyon Gyon (B. 1979)

Hyon Gyon (B. 1979)
R.I.P. , 2010
Hyon Gyon (B. 1979) R.I.P. , 2010 Signed on verso Hyongyon Acrylic and aluminum leaf on panel 78¾ x 39½in. (200.5 x 100.5cm.) each panel (3

Lot #: 606

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

Date: 18 Mar 2014

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Kim Sou (B. 1919)

Kim Sou (B. 1919)
Figure, 1958
Kim Sou (B. 1919) Figure, 1958 Signed and dated Kim Sou 58 Oil on canvas, framed 24 3/8 x 15 3/8in. (62 x 38.5cm.) With inscription in roman script on stretcher Annette 19... and another illegible inscription

Lot #: 607

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

Date: 18 Mar 2014