The Pavilion Sale - Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including the Quek Kiok Lee Collection

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Date of the auction: 09.10.2019

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A RETICULATED BAMBOO ‘SCHOLAR UNDER PINE’ PARFUMIER

A RETICULATED BAMBOO ‘SCHOLAR UNDER PINE’ PARFUMIER QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY 7 in. (17.8 cm.) high Provenance Sold at Sotheby’s Hong Kong, 2 May 1995, lot 269 (one of two

Lot #: 1

Estimate: HK$60,000 - HK$80,000

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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A PIERCED BAMBOO ‘SCHOLARS UNDER PINE’ BRUSHPOT

A PIERCED BAMBOO ‘SCHOLARS UNDER PINE’ BRUSHPOT LATE MING-EARLY QING DYNASTY, 17TH CENTURY One side is incised with the inscription Zhu Sansong zhi , ‘made by Zhu Sansong’, followed by a seal mark reading Sansong . 5 ¾ in. (14.6 cm.) high Provenance Sold at Sotheby’s Hong Kong, 2 May 1995, lot 280

Lot #: 2

Estimate: HK$60,000 - HK$80,000

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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A PIERCED BAMBOO ‘SCHOLARS’ BRUSHPOT

A PIERCED BAMBOO ‘SCHOLARS’ BRUSHPOT LATE MING-EARLY QING DYNASTY, 17TH CENTURY 5 5/8 in. (14.5 cm.) high Provenance Sold at Sotheby’s Hong Kong, 2 May 1995, lot 282

Lot #: 3

Estimate: HK$60,000 - HK$80,000

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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A CARVED BAMBOO-ROOT ‘SCHOLARS AND ATTENDANTS’ GROUP

A CARVED BAMBOO-ROOT ‘SCHOLARS AND ATTENDANTS’ GROUP QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY 4 7/8 in. (12.3 cm.) high, wood stand Provenance The Helen D. Ling Collection Acquired from the above in May 1966

Lot #: 4

Estimate: HK$60,000 - HK$80,000

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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A PIERCED BAMBOO ‘SCHOLARS’ BRUSHPOT

A PIERCED BAMBOO ‘SCHOLARS’ BRUSHPOT QING DYNASTY, 17TH-18TH CENTURY 6 1/8 in. (15.5 cm.) high Provenance Sold at Sotheby’s Hong Kong, 2 May 1995, lot 284

Lot #: 5

Estimate: HK$60,000 - HK$80,000

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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A CARVED BAMBOO ROOT ‘PINE’ BRUSH WASHER

A CARVED BAMBOO ROOT ‘PINE’ BRUSH WASHER QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY 3 3/8 in. (8.8 cm.) wide Provenance Sold at Sotheby’s Hong Kong, 2 May 1995, lot 256

Lot #: 6

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

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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A PIERCED BAMBOO ‘SCHOLARS’ BRUSHPOT

A PIERCED BAMBOO ‘SCHOLARS’ BRUSHPOT QING DYNASTY, 17TH CENTURY 6 1/8 in. (15.5 cm.) high Provenance Acquired in Singapore, circa 1966

Lot #: 7

Estimate: HK$60,000 - HK$80,000

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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A CARVED BAMBOO-ROOT ‘ANCIENT-PINE’ LIBATION CUP

A CARVED BAMBOO-ROOT ‘ANCIENT-PINE’ LIBATION CUP EARLY QING DYNASTY, 17TH CENTURY 3 3/8 in. (8.5 cm.) high Provenance Acquired in Singapore, 29 November 1976

Lot #: 8

Estimate: HK$80,000 - HK$120,000

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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A GROUP OF THREE CARVED BAMBOO LIBATION CUPS

A GROUP OF THREE CARVED BAMBOO LIBATION CUPS QING DYNASTY, 17TH-18TH CENTURY The largest: 3 5/8 in. (9.3 cm.) high, wood stands Provenance ‘Aged-pine’ libation cup with stand: Acquired in Singapore, 1966

Lot #: 9

Estimate: HK$50,000 - HK$80,000

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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A CARVED ‘SEVEN SAGES OF THE BAMBOO GROVE’ BAMBOO BRUSHPOT

A CARVED ‘SEVEN SAGES OF THE BAMBOO GROVE’ BAMBOO BRUSHPOT QING DYNASTY, 18TH-19TH CENTURY 5 3/8 in. (13.5 cm.) high Provenance Acquired in Singapore, 1966

Lot #: 10

Estimate: HK$30,000 - HK$50,000

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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TWO SMALL CARVED AND INSCRIBED BAMBOO BRUSHPOTS

TWO SMALL CARVED AND INSCRIBED BAMBOO BRUSHPOTS LATE QING DYNASTY One is inscribed with a twelve-character poem, signed Xiaoshan ; the other is incised with a four-character title, Taxue xunmei (searching for prunus in the snow), and an inscription incorporating a cyclical date gengzi

Lot #: 11

Estimate: HK$30,000 - HK$50,000

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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TWO BAMBOO ‘ LIUQING ’ BRUSHPOTS

TWO BAMBOO ‘ LIUQING ’ BRUSHPOTS QING DYNASTY Larger: 5 ¾ in. (14.8 cm.) high Provenance Acquired in Singapore, 16 July 1969

Lot #: 12

Estimate: HK$30,000 - HK$50,000

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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AN INSCRIBED BAMBOO ‘ LIUQING ’ WRIST-REST

AN INSCRIBED BAMBOO ‘ LIUQING ’ WRIST-REST SIGNED LIN JIEHOU (1887-1966), DATED TO THE WUXU YEAR, CORRESPONDING TO 1958 AND OF THE PERIOD The upper left side is carved with a thirty-character inscription, followed by the signature of Lin Jiehou (1887-1966), and a seal reading Zhuzhai . 11 1/8 in

Lot #: 13

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

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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CHINESE BAMBOO CARVING (FULL SETS)

CHINESE BAMBOO CARVING (FULL SETS) YIP YI AND LAURENCE TAM EDS., CHINESE BAMBOO CARVING , VOLS I & II, HONG KONG, 1982

Lot #: 14

Estimate: HK$10,000 - HK$20,000

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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SIX VOLUMES OF THE BAUR COLLECTION

SIX VOLUMES OF THE BAUR COLLECTION JOHN AYERS AND OTHERS, THE BAUR COLLECTION , SIX VOLUMES, GENEVA, 1968-1984 This lot comprises books on various catagories, including Chinese Ceramics, Chinese Jades and Netsuke

Lot #: 15

Estimate: HK$20,000 - HK$30,000

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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SEVEN VOLUMES OF COMPENDIUM OF CERAMICS & SIX VOLUMES OF CERAMIC ART OF THE...

SEVEN VOLUMES OF COMPENDIUM OF CERAMICS & SIX VOLUMES OF CERAMIC ART OF THE WORLD Including volumes 35-36, 41- 45 and 46 of Compendium of Ceramics and volumes 10-15 of Ceramics of the World

Lot #: 16

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

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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A BLUE AND WHITE ‘FIGURAL’ SCROLL POT

A BLUE AND WHITE ‘FIGURAL’ SCROLL POT KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722) 6 3/8 in. (16.1 cm.) high Provenance The Helen D. Ling Collection Acquired from the above in 1966

Lot #: 17

Estimate: HK$80,000 - HK$120,000

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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A BLUE AND WHITE ‘MYTHICAL BEAST’ OVOID JAR

A BLUE AND WHITE ‘MYTHICAL BEAST’ OVOID JAR TRANSITIONAL PERIOD, CIRCA 1640-1660 9 5/8 in. (24.5 cm.) high Provenance Sold at Sotheby’s London, 27 June 1974, lot 90

Lot #: 18

Estimate: HK$80,000 - HK$120,000

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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THREE BLUE AND WHITE CENSERS

THREE BLUE AND WHITE CENSERS QING DYNASTY, 17TH CENTURY An inscribed rectangular cartouche on one side of the largest dragon censer names the devotee as Li Shengfu. The largest: 10 ¾ in. (27.3 cm.) diam., wood stands Provenance Smaller ‘dragon’ censer: Acquired in 1969

Lot #: 19

Estimate: HK$50,000 - HK$80,000

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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A BLUE AND WHITE ‘FIGURAL’ SHALLOW BOWL AND A BLUE AND WHITE ‘EIGHT...

A BLUE AND WHITE ‘FIGURAL’ SHALLOW BOWL AND A BLUE AND WHITE ‘EIGHT IMMORTALS’ CENSER TRANSITIONAL PERIOD, CIRCA 1630-1650 Bowl: 6 ¾ in. (17.1 cm.) diam. Censer: 6 1/8 in. (15.5 cm.) diam. Provenance Bowl: Acquired in 1971 Censer: Acquired in Singapore, 20 November 1973

Lot #: 20

Estimate: HK$80,000 - HK$120,000

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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THREE BLUE AND WHITE VESSELS

THREE BLUE AND WHITE VESSELS KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722) The largest: 5 3/8 in. (13.7 cm.) high, box Provenance Brushpot: Acquired in Singapore Box and Cover: The Helen D. Ling Collection Acquired in Singapore, 1 September 1972 Vase: Acquired in Singapore

Lot #: 21

Estimate: HK$30,000 - HK$50,000

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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A LARGE BLUE AND WHITE GU -FORM BEAKER VASE

A LARGE BLUE AND WHITE GU -FORM BEAKER VASE KANGXI SIX-CHARACTER MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE WITHIN A DOUBLE CIRCLE AND OF THE PERIOD (1662-1722) 17 ¼ in. (43.8 cm.) high Provenance Sold at Sotheby’s London, 3 July 1973, lot 94

Lot #: 22

Estimate: HK$150,000 - HK$200,000

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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A BLUE AND WHITE PHOENIX TAIL VASE

A BLUE AND WHITE PHOENIX TAIL VASE KANGXI PERIOD (1622-1722) One cartouche with auspicious emblems contains a ten-character inscription reading bogu fengsheng suijiu , shiguang qixiang zeng xin (A long history in collecting antiques has lasted for so long, whilst a new collecting trend has emerged

Lot #: 23

Estimate: HK$150,000 - HK$200,000

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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AN UNDERGLAZE-BLUE AND COPPER-RED DECORATED BALUSTER VASE

AN UNDERGLAZE-BLUE AND COPPER-RED DECORATED BALUSTER VASE QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY 18 ½ in. (47 cm.) high

Lot #: 24

Estimate: HK$150,000 - HK$200,000

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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THREE BLUE AND WHITE VASES

THREE BLUE AND WHITE VASES 16TH-17TH CENTURY This lot comprises a blue and white ‘lotus’ vase and two blue and white gu -form vases. The largest: 7 ¾ in. (19.7 cm.) high Provenance ‘Lotus’ vase: Acquired in Singapore, 23 March 1963 Gu -shaped vase: Acquired in Singapore

Lot #: 25

Estimate: HK$30,000 - HK$50,000

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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TWO BLUE AND WHITE JARS

TWO BLUE AND WHITE JARS KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722) Larger: 8 ½ in. (21.5 cm.) high, wood covers and stands Provenance ‘Deer and crane’ jar: The Helen D. Ling Collection Acquired from the above in May 1966 ‘Landscape’ jar: Acquired in London, September 1974

Lot #: 26

Estimate: HK$10,000 - HK$20,000

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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A GROUP OF FOUR BLUE AND WHITE VESSELS

A GROUP OF FOUR BLUE AND WHITE VESSELS KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722) This lot comprises two blue and white jars and two blue and white vases. The largest: 6 3/8 in. (16.2 cm.) high Provenance Two jarlets: Acquired in Singapore ‘Figural’ vase: Acquired in London, September 1974 ‘Floral’ vase: The Helen

Lot #: 27

Estimate: HK$30,000 - HK$50,000

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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A RARE BLUE AND WHITE SEATED FIGURE OF SHOULAO

A RARE BLUE AND WHITE SEATED FIGURE OF SHOULAO WANLI PERIOD (1573-1619) 10 ¼ in. (26.3 cm.) high, box Provenance Acquired in Singapore, 8 January 1975

Lot #: 28

Estimate: HK$60,000 - HK$80,000

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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A CELADON-GROUND BLUE AND WHITE ‘DEER AND CRANE’ VASE AND A CELADON-GROUND...

A CELADON-GROUND BLUE AND WHITE ‘DEER AND CRANE’ VASE AND A CELADON-GROUND UNDERGLAZE-BLUE AND COPPER-RED ‘DEER AND CRANE’ VASE, MEIPING QING DYNASTY, 17TH-18TH CENTURY Larger: 10 7/8 in. (27.7 cm.) high Provenance Meiping vase: Sold at Sotheby’s London, 6 November 1973, lot 36

Lot #: 29

Estimate: HK$80,000 - HK$120,000

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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A CELADON AND BLUE AND WHITE GARLIC-HEAD VASE AND A GE -TYPE BOTTLE VASE

A CELADON AND BLUE AND WHITE GARLIC-HEAD VASE AND A GE -TYPE BOTTLE VASE QING DYNASTY, 18TH-19TH CENTURY Larger: 9 1/8 in. (23.2 cm.) high Provenance Ge -type vase: Acquired in Singapore, 7 February 1973

Lot #: 30

Estimate: HK$30,000 - HK$50,000

Date: 9 Oct 2019