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This sale was held on 22/05/2019 at 12:00 pm

A CHINESE CIZHOU JAR YUAN DYNASTY (1271-1368) baluster with rounded rim base painted in chocolate brown slip on a cream ground with a band of chrysanthemum and lotus flowerheads amidst leafy tendrils on a cross-hatched ground flanked by borders of spirals and foliate tendrils 25.5cm high large chip to base; together with another Cizhou jar later baluster painted with a band of lozenge shaped ...

£1,000 - £1,500

A CHINESE MOULDED SANCAI-GLAZED POTTERY DISH LIAO DYNASTY (907-1125) of lobed form with shallow slightly rounded sides rising from a flat base moulded to the interior with a central floral roundel surrounded by four stylised flowers each lobe of the cavetto decorated with a lotus flower all against a ground of waves the base left unglazed 14.5cm diameter

£250 - £350

A CHINESE POTTERY FIGURE OF A HORSE TANG DYNASTY (618-906) modelled in striding pose with open mouth 55cm long some restoration Sold with an Oxford Authentication Certificate confirming that the figure was last fired between 1000 and 1600 years ago Sample No. C118f10

£1,500 - £2,000

A PAIR OF CHINESE SANCAI GLAZED POTTERY FIGURES OF ATTENDANTS MING DYNASTY (1368-1644) standing in long robes on a hexagonal bases one holding a bowl the other a tablet glazed in green and ochre with separate unglazed heads 46 and 48cm high

£400 - £600

A CHINESE FAMILLE VERTE PLAQUE KANGXI (1662-1722) painted with a woman and young girl standing before a pavilion in a fenced garden observed by an official and attendants all within a diaper border reserved with panels of Buddhist emblems 18.5 x 25.5 excluding later walnut frame

£300 - £500

A CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE PORCELAIN VASE KANGXI (1662-1722) ovoid painted between moulded flutes with flowers bordered by bands of Buddhist emblems blue painted artemisia leaf mark 12.5cm high excluding wood stand

£200 - £300

A PAIR OF CHINESE EXPORT PORCELAIN PLATES AND A PAIR OF BOWLS QIANLONG PERIOD 1736-1795 each painted in enamels and gilding with a bird flying amidst a willow tree rocks and peony and chrysanthemum flowers growing behind a zig-zag fence plates 23cm diameter one rivetted some cracks

£60 - £80

A FAMILLE ROSE PORCELAIN BOWL QIANLONG MARK BUT LATER circular enamelled with two orange dragons and two lotus flowers on a ground of flowering tendrils above a band of stylised green waves interior base with a further dragon 14cm diameter

£200 - £300

A LARGE CHINESE WUCAI TYPE JAR 19TH CENTURY globular painted with a band of trailing flowers bordered by pointed leaves below and ruyi lappets on a yellow ground above the rim with alternating iron red diamonds and green cone motifs surrounding a panel with apocryphal Jiajing reign mark 25.5cm high

£200 - £300

A CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE BOWL AND COVER GUANGXU MARK AND PERIOD 1875-1908 shallow bowl enamelled with a phoenix and iron-red dragon amid cloud scrolls the cover with two confronting iron-red dragons chasing a flaming pearl amid further cloud scrolls iron-red six character mark 19cm diameter chip to bowl rim Provenance: Christie’s London 18 April 1996 lot 362; the K.A. Johnson-Hill Collection ...

£100 - £200

A SMALL CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE MILLEFLEUR EGGSHELL VASE EARLY 20TH CENTURY ovoid the densely packed flowers on a gold ground between lappet and ruyi head borders apocryphal iron-red Qianlong seal mark cased 8.5cm high excluding wood stand Provenance: The K.A. Johnson-Hill Collection Hong Kong

£400 - £600

A CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE BOWL PROBABLY GUANGXU 1875-1908 enamelled on the exterior with grasshoppers amid branches of flowering peony prunus chrysanthemum and lotus painted iron-red bat and peach to underside base 13.5cm diameter Provenance: The K.A. Johnson-Hill Collection Hong Kong

£300 - £500

A GROUP OF SEVEN CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE DISHES PROBABLY GUANGXU 1875-1908 each painted with a bird perched in a branch of flowering chrysanthemum within a spearhead border blue apocryphal Kangxi four character marks 10cm diameter Provenance: The K.A. Johnson-Hill Collection Hong Kong

£600 - £800

A PAIR OF CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE DISHES EARLY 20TH CENTURY painted with a dragon medallion framed by three flower sprays within a spearhead border blue six character Jiangxi factory marks 18cm diameter Provenance: The K.A. Johnson-Hill Collection Hong Kong

£200 - £300

THREE PIECES OF CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE PORCELAIN GUANGXU MARK AND PERIOD 1875-1908 a teabowl delicately incised with two dragons chasing flaming pearls beneath a diaper border reserved with flower panels 7cm diameter a miniature teabowl painted with flower sprays 5cm diameter and a miniature dish painted with a central dragon medallion inside sprays of fruit and flowers 7cm diameter all with ...

£300 - £400

A PAIR OF CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE BOWLS COVERS AND LINERS GUANGXU MARK AND PROBABLY OF THE PERIOD 1875-1908 each drum form body on a deep rim foot and applied with animal mask headed iron drop loop handles the covers with dark blue spotted pale blue button knops all delicately enamelled with flowering chrysanthemum peony and prunus the plain liners with gilt rims iron-red six character marks ...

£800 - £1,200

A PAIR OF CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE JARDINIERES AND STANDS GUANGXU MARK AND PROBABLY OF THE PERIOD 1875-1908 each U-shaped body enamelled with three roundels enclosing a dragon amid cloud scrolls beneath a yellow ground flower-filled border the stands enamelled to the rims with flower sprays iron-red six character marks 15.5cm high Provenance: The K.A. Johnson-Hill Collection Hong Kong

£700 - £1,000

A SET OF THREE CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE SAUCER DISHES GUANGXU MARK AND PERIOD 1875-1908 each painted with three scattered flower sprays beneath a spearhead border blue six character marks 10.5cm diameter Provenance: The K.A. Johnson-Hill Collection Hong Kong

£600 - £800

A GROUP OF SEVEN CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE SMALL DISHES GUANGXU MARK AND PERIOD 1875-1908 each painted with leaves and flowers within a double ring border blue six character marks 8.5cm diameter Provenance: The K.A. Johnson-Hill Collection Hong Kong

£1,500 - £2,000

‡A CHINESE BLUE OVERLAID WHITE GLASS BOTTLE VASE 19TH CENTURY the rounded sides rising from a recessed foot to a tall cylindrical neck carved with a design of a fruiting gourd vine below a band of hanging leaves at the rim 22cm high

£250 - £350

A CHINESE JADE PANEL 19TH / 20TH CENTURY carved in high relief with a shou character carved as branches of fruiting peach the reverse incised with rows of calligraphy of grey cream and russet tone in carved pierced frame and stand jade 22cm x 15cm 50cm high overall

£800 - £1,200

A CHINESE JADE AND HARDWOOD TABLE SCREEN 19TH / 20TH CENTURY the pale celadon jade oval plaque carved and pierced with a bird amidst lotus set within a fretwork frame on a stand cased plaque 9cm wide stand 22cm high Provenance: The K.A. Johnson-Hill Collection Hong Kong

£300 - £400

A LARGE CHINESE HARDSTONE INLAID CELADON JADE RUYI SCEPTRE the quatre-lobed head supported on an elegant S-shaped shaft with lotus-lappet terminus inset with peach sprays and bats in variously hued hardstones and jadeite leafage the reverse incised and gilt with a three-line calligraphic inscription and an apocryphal Qianlong mark the stone of pale celadon tone 42.5cm long Provenance: Swiss Private ...

£5,000 - £7,000

A CHINESE WHITE JADE ‘LINGZHI AND MONKEY’ RUYI SCEPTRE naturalistically carved as a ‘lingzhi’ with large ruyi head the curved shaft carved and pierced in high relief with two monkeys and small leafy ‘lingzhi’ shoots the stone of creamy-white tone 46.5cm long Provenance: Swiss Private Collection of Chinese Jades: sold for the benefit of Mission Bambini. See lot 23 for further information on the ...

£1,500 - £2,500

A CHINESE PALE CELADON JADE ‘QUATREFOIL’ FAN carved in low relief to each side with a quatrefoil panel enclosing a scholar standing in a rocky landscape all within a pierced foliate band the tapering handle with ruyi terminus the stone of very pale celadon tone with grey inclusions 27.5cm long Provenance: Swiss Private Collection of Chinese Jades: sold for the benefit of Mission Bambini. See ...

£300 - £400

A CHINESE ARCHAISTIC JADE BELT comprising seventeen bi-shaped plaques joined together by cong-shaped links the stone of pale olive-green tone 113.5cm long Provenance: Swiss Private Collection of Chinese Jades: sold for the benefit of Mission Bambini. See lot 23 for further information on the charity.

£500 - £700

A PAIR OF CHINESE JADE BRUSH HANDLES the slender tapering shafts carved in low relief with precious objects and terminating in a keyfret band the stone of very pale celadon tone 19cm Provenance: Swiss Private Collection of Chinese Jades: sold for the benefit of Mission Bambini. See lot 23 for further information on the charity.

£400 - £600

A CHINESE ARCHAISTIC JADE ‘DRAGON’ PENDANT the flat curved shaft terminating at both ends with a dragon head the stone of very pale creamy-brown tone 14.5cm; together with a Chinese archaistic jade split ring carved as two cicadas the stone of mottled greyish-green tone 10cm long (2) Provenance: Swiss Private Collection of Chinese Jades: sold for the benefit of Mission Bambini. See lot 23 for ...

£200 - £300

A CHINESE CARNELIAN AMETHYST AND JADE ‘COURT’ NECKLACE QING DYNASTY the necklace comprised of one hundred and eight carnelian beads spaced with three large jade beads the lower part decorated with a jade bead suspending a flattened jade disc and a gilt metal mounted amethyst drop with three further strings of jade beads suspending similarly mounted amethyst drops in a lacquer doughnut-shaped ...

£2,000 - £3,000

A CHINESE GREY JADE PEBBLE CARVING OF A BAT carved and pierced with body and tail feathers curled and wings held open the head with large hooked beak the stone of mottled greyish-white tone 13.5cm long Provenance: Swiss Private Collection of Chinese Jades: sold for the benefit of Mission Bambini. See lot 23 for further information on the charity.

£600 - £800

A CHINESE CELADON JADE BIRD AND LINGZHI GROUP carved and pierced in high relief with a bird perched on a ‘lingzhi’ spray holding a fruiting spray in its beak the stone of pale celadon tone 13.5cm long Provenance: Swiss Private Collection of Chinese Jades: sold for the benefit of Mission Bambini. See lot 23 for further information on the charity.

£700 - £1,000

A CHINESE CELADON JADE ‘BOY AND BUFFALO’ GROUP the beast carved standing four-square with a small boy clambering on its back holding a ‘lingzhi’ spray the stone of very pale celadon tone 6.5cm long Provenance: Swiss Private Collection of Chinese Jades: sold for the benefit of Mission Bambini. See lot 23 for further information on the charity.

£500 - £700

A CHINESE GREYISH-WHITE JADE CARVING OF A BOY carved standing holding a basket and wearing an animal skin on his back the stone of very pale greyish-white tone 7.5cm high Provenance: Swiss Private Collection of Chinese Jades: sold for the benefit of Mission Bambini. See lot 23 for further information on the charity.

£200 - £300

A CHINESE HARDSTONE ‘LANDSCAPE’ CENSER the quatre-lobed body rising from a short spreading foot and set with a pair of figural handles carved around the exterior in low relief with a landscape the stone of creamy-white tone with grey inclusions 17.5cm wide Provenance: Swiss Private Collection of Chinese Jades: sold for the benefit of Mission Bambini. See lot 23 for further information on the ...

£100 - £200

A CHINESE GREEN JADE ‘CHILONG’ SEAL the straight-sided rectangular seal surmounted by a high relief coiled chilong face carved with the four-character inscription ‘tian zi zhi bao’ which may be translated as: The Treasure of the Emperor the stone of light green tone with russet and cream inclusions 9.2cm long Provenance: Swiss Private Collection of Chinese Jades: sold for the benefit of Mission ...

£600 - £800

A CHINESE CELADON JADE ‘DRAGON’ SEAL the square seal surmounted by a pair of addorsed dragons each with bulging eyes and gaping jaws the two scaly bodies crouching back on their haunches and pierced through the centre the face carved with four characters ‘si zhi shu wu’ the stone of pale olive-green tone 7.7cm wide Provenance: Swiss Private Collection of Chinese Jades: sold for the benefit of ...

£1,000 - £1,500

A CHINESE CELADON JADE GOOSE AND GOSLING carved side by side recumbent with legs tucked under the body and wings neatly folded back over the body the stone of very pale celadon tone 4.5cm long Provenance: Swiss Private Collection of Chinese Jades: sold for the benefit of Mission Bambini. See lot 23 for further information on the charity.

£200 - £300

A CHINESE NEOLITHIC STYLE JADE SPLIT RING of circular form one end terminating in a mythical beast head the stone of whitish-celadon tone 9cm diameter Provenance: Swiss Private Collection of Chinese Jades: sold for the benefit of Mission Bambini. See lot 23 for further information on the charity.

£150 - £250

A CHINESE AGATE CARVING OF A LION the beast carved recumbent with its ferocious head turned to the side and resting on the front paws the stone of mottled warm reddish-brown tone 9cm long Provenance: Swiss Private Collection of Chinese Jades: sold for the benefit of Mission Bambini. See lot 23 for further information on the charity.

£150 - £250

A CHINESE CELADON JADE INKSTONE carved in the form of a flattened cicada with hollowed sections the stone of pale celadon tone with russet inclusions 7.5cm long; together with a pair of celadon jade miniautre saucers each with gently curved sides rising from a short straight foot the stone of pale celadon tone 3.2cm diameter (3) Provenance: Swiss Private Collection of Chinese Jades: sold for ...

£150 - £200

A LARGE CHINESE PALE CELADON JADE FIGURE OF GUANYIN carved kneeling on an oval rockwork base wearing a long flowing robe open at the chest and holding a ruyi sceptre in the left hand the face with gentle smile and hair coiled into a high chignon the reverse with an eleven line calligraphic inscription and three seals the stone of very pale celadon tone with small areas of dark brown inclusions ...

£3,000 - £5,000

A CHINESE CELADON JADE ‘LANDSCAPE’ BRUSHPOT the cylindrical body rising from a slightly recessed base deeply carved around the exterior with figures in a river landscape filled with pavilions and pine trees issuing from rockwork and scattered with four Qianlong seal marks underside with four character seal mark ‘shu fang zhai bao’ the stone of whitish-celadon tone 11.5cm high The mark to the underside ...

£2,000 - £3,000

A CHINESE ARCHAISTIC JADE PIG carved as a recumbent animal the stone of olive-green tone 12.5cm long Provenance: Swiss Private Collection of Chinese Jades: sold for the benefit of Mission Bambini. See lot 23 for further information on the charity.

£400 - £600

A CHINESE CARVED CELADON JADE RECUMBENT CAMEL GROUP carved and pierced with two recumbent camels their heads turned sharply towards each other the stone of very pale celadon tone with caramel inclusions 13.5cm wide Provenance: Swiss Private Collection of Chinese Jades: sold for the benefit of Mission Bambini. See lot 23 for further information on the charity.

£1,200 - £1,800

A CHINESE ARCHAISTIC JADE BIRD carved standing with wings neatly tucked around the back the head facing forward and with large bulging eyes and hooked beak carved around the body in low relief with archaistic scrolls the stone of light green tone with russet staining 14cm long Provenance: Swiss Private Collection of Chinese Jades: sold for the benefit of Mission Bambini. See lot 23 for further ...

£300 - £400

A PAIR OF CHINESE ARCHAISTIC JADE FIGURES each carved standing on a tapering rectangular plinth with hands resting on their hips the stone of dark green tone with cream inclusions 17cm high Provenance: Swiss Private Collection of Chinese Jades: sold for the benefit of Mission Bambini. See lot 23 for further information on the charity.

£100 - £200

A CHINESE GREEN-GLAZED STONEWARE SEAL of square tapering form the face carved with four characters covered overall save for the seal face with a dark green glaze in imitation of jade the seal face inscribed ‘Xun Jian Zhi Yin’ which may be translated as: The Seal of Xun Jian 8cm wide Provenance: Swiss Private Collection of Chinese Jades: sold for the benefit of Mission Bambini. See lot 23 for ...

£150 - £250

A CHINESE GREYISH-WHITE JADE WATER POT of compressed globular form carved around the exterior in low relief with a pair of bats amidst ruyi clouds the stone of pale greyish-white tone with dark grey inclusions 6cm diameter Provenance: Swiss Private Collection of Chinese Jades: sold for the benefit of Mission Bambini. See lot 23 for further information on the charity.

£200 - £300


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