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Auction 2992B

March 18, 2017 11:00AM

03-18-2017 03-18-2017

63 Park Plaza, Boston

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Lots

Mughal Miniature Painting Depicting a Prince

Mughal Miniature Painting Depicting a Prince

Lot:
1
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Mughal Miniature Painting Depicting a Prince, India, 18th/19th century, opaque color and gold on wasli, seated in a palace setting with an attendant waving a fan, signed at upper left, framed and More ...

Mughal Miniature Painting Depicting a Lady

Mughal Miniature Painting Depicting a Lady

Lot:
2
Unsold
 

Mughal Miniature Painting Depicting a Lady, India, 18th/19th century, opaque color and gold on wasli, she stands in a court garden in front of a pavilion beside a recumbent calf and a tree, signed More ...

Pair of Miniature Portraits of Shah Jahan and Mumtaz Mahal

Pair of Miniature Portraits of Shah Jahan and Mumtaz Mahal

Lot:
3
Sold for:
$1,169$950

Pair of Miniature Portraits of Shah Jahan and Mumtaz Mahal, India, 19th century, opaque color on ivory, oval portraits depicting the Imperial couple holding flowers and dressed in richly ornamented More ...

Brass Damascene Box

Brass Damascene Box

Lot:
4
Sold for:
$369$300

Brass Damascene Box, India, late 19th century, rectangular with hinged cover and keyhole on a slightly flanged base, decorated allover with elaborate floral and foliate scrolls in silver and brass More ...

Buddhist Black Schist Sculpture

Buddhist Black Schist Sculpture

Lot:
5
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Buddhist Black Schist Sculpture, India, the female deity standing with her hands together at her chest, holding a rosary between her palms, finely carved jewelry and drapery, her left leg slightly More ...

Four Fragmentary Buddhist Heads

Four Fragmentary Buddhist Heads

Lot:
6
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Four Fragmentary Buddhist Heads, Southeast Asia, a stucco head, Thailand, the oval face with downcast eyes, smiling lips, and pointed chin, without ushnisha; a limestone head, Cambodia, with broad More ...

Sandstone Buddha Head

Sandstone Buddha Head

Lot:
7
Sold for:
$400$325

Sandstone Buddha Head, Thailand, Ayutthaya style, with slender face and pointed chin, arched eyebrows, downcast eyes, and aquiline nose, (one of the ears damaged), ht. 18 3/4 in. Provenance: Ex More ...

Bronze Karen   Drum

Bronze Karen Drum

Lot:
8
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Bronze Karen Drum, Burma or Laos, 19th century, Heger type III form with a protruding tympanum and a concave cylindrical base, the tympanum decorated with a central twelve-point star surrounded by More ...

Andagu Stone Stele

Andagu Stone Stele

Lot:
9
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Andagu Stone Stele, Burma, Pagan style, with a four-armed Vishnu standing in the frontal samapada posture, holding his four attributes: a large club, a wheel of the law, a rosary, and a conch, More ...

Bronze Figure of Buddha

Bronze Figure of Buddha

Lot:
10
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Bronze Figure of Buddha, Burma, Mandalay style, seated cross-legged with his hands in bhumisparsha mudra, his hair and ushnisha in small tight curls with a broad band across the forehead, his More ...

Bronze Figures of Shiva with Uma

Bronze Figures of Shiva with Uma

Lot:
11
Sold for:
$554$450

Bronze Figures of Shiva with Uma, India, both depicted seated in lalita asana with one leg folded and the other pendant on an oval lotus throne mounted on a low rectangular pedestal with a floral More ...

Saung  , Burmese Harp

Saung , Burmese Harp

Lot:
12
Sold for:
$861$700

Saung, Burmese Harp, Myanmar, 20th century, the lacquered resonator body decorated with carved and gilded floral scrolls and inlaid mica flowers, the curved neck terminating in stylized gilded leaf, More ...

Thai Devarwadi Torso of Buddha

Thai Devarwadi Torso of Buddha

Lot:
13
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Thai Devarwadi Torso of Buddha, Southeast Asia, possibly 10th century, depicted with snail curl hair and finely modeled facial features, with stand, ht. 23 1/4 in. More ...

Large Sandstone Gupta Torso of Buddha

Large Sandstone Gupta Torso of Buddha

Lot:
14
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Large Sandstone Gupta Torso of Buddha, India, possibly late 6th century, with diaphanous drapery, with stand, statue ht. 33 in. More ...

Pair of White Marble Foo Lions

Pair of White Marble Foo Lions

Lot:
15
Sold for:
$18,450$15,000

Pair of White Marble Foo Lions, China, late Qing dynasty, the female lion with her mouth closed and her paw resting on her cub and the male lion with his mouth open and his paw resting on a ball, More ...

Pair of White Marble Lions with Dragon Heads, Ba Xia

Pair of White Marble Lions with Dragon Heads, Ba Xia

Lot:
16
Sold for:
$15,990$13,000

Pair of White Marble Lions with Dragon Heads, Ba Xia, China, possibly Tang dynasty, legendarily known as one of the nine sons of the dragon king, each depicted reclined on a rectangular base with More ...

Pair of Monumental Stone Pagodas

Pair of Monumental Stone Pagodas

Lot:
17
Sold for:
$5,843$4,750

Pair of Monumental Stone Pagodas, Japan, dated 1806, comprised of seven individual stone carvings, each with a memorial inscription, ht. 8 ft. 6 in. Preview by appointment at Skinner, More ...

White Marble Basin

White Marble Basin

Lot:
18
Sold for:
$800$650

White Marble Basin, China, carved in the shape of a double lotus flower, resting on a raised circular flat base, ht. 4 1/4, rim dia. 15 in. More ...

Two Carved Stone Bodhisattva Heads

Two Carved Stone Bodhisattva Heads

Lot:
19
Sold for:
$14,760$12,000

Two Carved Stone Bodhisattva Heads, China, Tang dynasty style, both with angled downcast eyes and full lips, one with elongated earlobes and a tall headdress, the other with hair parted in sections More ...

Straw-glazed Stoneware Amphora

Straw-glazed Stoneware Amphora

Lot:
20
Sold for:
$25,830$21,000

Straw-glazed Stoneware Amphora, China, Tang dynasty, oviform with a slightly waisted neck surmounted with a dish-shape mouth, the well-rounded shoulder tapering downward to the slightly outcurved More ...

Two Pottery Entertainers

Two Pottery Entertainers

Lot:
21
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Two Pottery Entertainers, China, possibly Eastern Han dynasty, both kneeling and holding an instrument, red earthenware with traces of pigment, ht. to 15 3/4 in. More ...

Sancai-glazed Pottery Figure of a Horse

Sancai-glazed Pottery Figure of a Horse

Lot:
22
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Sancai-glazed Pottery Figure of a Horse, China, Tang dynasty, standing on four feet with its hind legs slightly bent, its head slightly turned to the left with the mouth open, its short tail curved More ...

Pottery Legless Horse

Pottery Legless Horse

Lot:
22A
Sold for:
$984$800

Pottery Legless Horse, China, possibly Han dynasty, soft red earthenware with black slip and red pigment, the wooden legs missing, lg. 17 in. More ...

Pottery Earth Spirit

Pottery Earth Spirit

Lot:
23
Sold for:
$215$175

Pottery Earth Spirit, China, possibly Tang dynasty, depicted seated on its haunches on a stacked base, with one clawed arm raised above its head, with long horns and a pair of wings, with traces of More ...

Pottery Horse

Pottery Horse

Lot:
24
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Pottery Horse, China, possibly Tang dynasty, standing on all fours, red earthenware with traces of black, red, and green pigments, ht. 17 1/2 in. Asian Art Online More ...

Three Sichuan Pottery Amphoras

Three Sichuan Pottery Amphoras

Lot:
25
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Three Sichuan Pottery Amphoras, China, Han dynasty, angled bulbous shape, with an everted rim molded in the shape of a square with two pointed corners alternating with two curved corners running More ...

Sancai Jarlet

Sancai Jarlet

Lot:
26
Sold for:
$123$100

Sancai Jarlet, China, possibly Tang dynasty, round globular jar with three pointed feet, decorated with molded flowerheads, with cream, amber, and green glazes, ht. 1 1/2 in. More ...

Two Ming-style Polychrome Pottery Figures

Two Ming-style Polychrome Pottery Figures

Lot:
27
Sold for:
$492$400

Two Ming-style Polychrome Pottery Figures, China, two standing bath attendants, one holding a basin, each with green, camel, and red robes and a removable head, ht. to 20 in. More ...

Two Pottery Court Attendants

Two Pottery Court Attendants

Lot:
28
Sold for:
$431$350

Two Pottery Court Attendants, China, possibly Western Han dynasty, one kneeling, the other standing, both wearing flowing robes, with traces of red and white pigments, ht. to 24 1/2 in. More ...

Three Metalwork Snuff Bottles

Three Metalwork Snuff Bottles

Lot:
29
Sold for:
$431$350

Three Metalwork Snuff Bottles, Tibetan China, a large double gourd-shape bottle with an elongated lotus bud-shape neck, decorated with animals in various poses against a foliate scroll ground in More ...