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Auction 3285B

September 14, 2019 10:00AM

09-14-2019 09-14-2019

63 Park Plaza, Boston

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Lots

Wood-textured Ink Cake

Wood-textured Ink Cake

Lot:
512
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Wood-textured Ink Cake, China, possibly Qianlong period, four-lobed long oviform decorated in relief with an archaic chilong scroll design around a central oval roundel with characters, colored More ...

Large Carved Inkstone

Large Carved Inkstone

Lot:
513
Sold for:
$369$300

Large Carved Inkstone, China, decorated with an openwork dragon and cloud design with two facing dragons, with an inscription on the back, signed "Shiyou" (inkstone or true friend), ht. 4, wd. 19 More ...

Bamboo Tea Scoop

Bamboo Tea Scoop

Lot:
514
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Bamboo Tea Scoop Japan, 19th century, deeply carved and depicting rockery and banana leaves in an abstract design, lg. 9 3/4 in. More ...

Carved Wood Brush Pot

Carved Wood Brush Pot

Lot:
515
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Carved Wood Brush Pot, China, decorated with gnarled pine trees in relief, ht. 5 5/8 in. More ...

Carved Wood Brush Pot

Carved Wood Brush Pot

Lot:
516
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Carved Wood Brush Pot, China, in the shape of a gnarled tree trunk, with openwork pine tree branches and needles, ht. 4 1/4 in. More ...

Metal-decorated Wood Box and Cover

Metal-decorated Wood Box and Cover

Lot:
517
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Metal-decorated Wood Box and Cover, Japan, 20th century, rectangular, metal-rimmed, the cover decorated with vegetables in mixed media inlays in a raised oviform reserve, four openwork metal flower More ...

Seashell-inlaid and Lacquered Covered Box

Seashell-inlaid and Lacquered Covered Box

Lot:
518
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Seashell-inlaid and Lacquered Covered Box, Japan, Meiji period, Ryukyuan-style round box decorated with a landscape on the cover top, three floral sprays to the box base, roses to the interiors, More ...

Carved Two-color Cinnabar Lacquered Box and Cover

Carved Two-color Cinnabar Lacquered Box and Cover

Lot:
519
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Carved Two-color Cinnabar Lacquered Box and Cover, China, possibly 18th century, brass-mounted rectangular form with slightly bombe sides, decorated with an allover bird and flower design, More ...

Carved Cinnabar Lacquered Box and Cover

Carved Cinnabar Lacquered Box and Cover

Lot:
520
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Carved Cinnabar Lacquered Box and Cover, China, Qianlong period style, rectangular form with lobed corners, decorated with a town scene on the cover, an allover floral and foliate scroll design on More ...

Carved Rosewood Brush Holder

Carved Rosewood Brush Holder

Lot:
521
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Carved Rosewood Brush Holder, China, possibly 18th century, in the shape of a truncated gnarled tree trunk, ht. 5 1/4 in. More ...

Set of Five Carved Wood Desk Items

Set of Five Carved Wood Desk Items

Lot:
522
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Set of Five Carved Wood Desk Items, China, 19th/20th century, a pair of candleholders with silver-clad top, with a hallmark partially reading "Beijing Baocheng Zhi Zuwen"; a silver-rimmed four-lobed More ...

Boxwood Carving of a Mountain Range

Boxwood Carving of a Mountain Range

Lot:
523
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Boxwood Carving of a Mountain Range, Japan, with a waterfall, trees, and temples in plateaus, signed "Masanori" to one side, on a conforming base, overall ht. 7 in. More ...

Pair of Carved Rosewood Paperweights

Pair of Carved Rosewood Paperweights

Lot:
524
Sold for:
$246$200

Pair of Carved Rosewood Paperweights, China, possibly zitan, in the shape of bamboo stalks tied with a woven string, lg. to 7 1/8 in. More ...

Huanghuali Wrist Rest

Huanghuali Wrist Rest

Lot:
525
Sold for:
$185$150

Huanghuali Wrist Rest, China or Japan, depicting pomegranate and grapes, signed and sealed, lg. 8 1/4 in. More ...

Mother-of-pearl-inlaid Black Lacquered Covered Box

Mother-of-pearl-inlaid Black Lacquered Covered Box

Lot:
526
Sold for:
$62$50

Mother-of-pearl-inlaid Black Lacquered Covered Box, China, in the shape of a melon, decorated with inlaid vine scroll design, ht. 3 5/8, wd. 7 in. More ...

Small Mother-of-pearl-inlaid Box and Cover

Small Mother-of-pearl-inlaid Box and Cover

Lot:
527
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Small Mother-of-pearl-inlaid Box and Cover, Korea, early 20th century, rectangular, decorated with a floral scroll design, a mark reading "mi" in a floral roundel on base, 3 x 7 5/8 x 5 1/4 in. More ...

Wood Document Box, Mungap

Wood Document Box, Mungap

Lot:
528
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Wood Document Box, Mungap, Korea, early 20th century, rectangular form with hinged cover, resting on a shaped base, oiled finish, yellow brass fittings, the lock plates and hinges decorated with More ...

Huanghuali Three-tier Picnic Box

Huanghuali Three-tier Picnic Box

Lot:
529
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Huanghuali Three-tier Picnic Box, China, Qianlong period, rectangular form, with three trays and fitted cover, all fitted with baitong metal mounts and sitting on a base with post and spandrels More ...

Pair of Zitan Document Boxes

Pair of Zitan Document Boxes

Lot:
530
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Pair of Zitan Document Boxes, China, Qianlong period, the tops of the corners of each box have baitong ruyi-shaped mounts, with bail handles on the sides and two-part lockplates and cloud-form hasp More ...

Large Huanghuali Wood Brush Pot

Large Huanghuali Wood Brush Pot

Lot:
531
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Large Huanghuali Wood Brush Pot, China, 17th/18th century, cylindrical form with slightly waisted sides, with a plug, ht. 8 3/8 in. Provenance: Malcolm Swenson at Hanover, New Hampshire. Mr. More ...

Bamboo Lion and Cub

Bamboo Lion and Cub

Lot:
532
Sold for:
$246$200

Bamboo Lion and Cub, China, the lion with his paw on a ball and his cub on his back, lg. 2 in. More ...

Carved Cinnabar Lacquered Box and Cover

Carved Cinnabar Lacquered Box and Cover

Lot:
533
Sold for:
$185$150

Carved Cinnabar Lacquered Box and Cover, Japan, 19th century, rounded square form decorated with quails in an octagonal floral panel, against a peony-filled ground, black interior, ht. 3, wd. 6 More ...

Red-lacquered Wood Bridal Box

Red-lacquered Wood Bridal Box

Lot:
534
Sold for:
$492$400

Red-lacquered Wood Bridal Box, China, 19th/20th century, oval, with two sliding covers on top, decorated with a chrysanthemum design in silver and gold, hinged wood handle with openwork figures, More ...

Set of Five Gilt and Red-lacquered Plates

Set of Five Gilt and Red-lacquered Plates

Lot:
535
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Set of Five Gilt and Red-lacquered Plates, Japan, Meiji period, six-petaled floral form, a figural landscape on three and a bird and flower design on two, mark partially reading "Kinichi" on More ...

Two Netsuke

Two Netsuke

Lot:
536
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Two Netsuke, Japan, a carved pit depicting an Immortal, the other carved wood depicting a jackal with its paw on a turtle, lg. to 1 3/4 in. More ...

Peking Glass Vase

Peking Glass Vase

Lot:
537
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Peking Glass Vase, China, bulbous body and tall neck, the yellow ground with red decoration depicting scrolling flowers and tendrils and a scrolling dragon, ht. 8 in. More ...

Japan: Described and Illustrated by the Japanese

Japan: Described and Illustrated by the Japanese

Lot:
538
Sold for:
$615$500

Japan: Described and Illustrated by the Japanese, Japan, Section Seven and Eight, hardcover, Captain F. Brinkley and Okakura Kakuzo, Boston: J.B. Millet Company, 1897. More ...

Group of Postcards, Photographs, Letters, and other Ephemera Relating to Japan and Charles W. Copp

Group of Postcards, Photographs, Letters, and other Ephemera Relating to Japan and Charles W. Copp

Lot:
539
Sold for:
$62$50

Group of Postcards, Photographs, Letters, and other Ephemera Relating to Japan and Charles W. Copp, most postcards and photographs are of Japan and date to the early 20th century, many are More ...

Oriental Ceramic Art - Collection of W.T. Walters

Oriental Ceramic Art - Collection of W.T. Walters

Lot:
540
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Oriental Ceramic Art - Collection of W.T. Walters, ed. limited to 500 copies, New York: Appleton, 1897, ten-volume set, with painted color plates, hardcover with fabric spine, ten sections in More ...

Robert Lockhart Hobson, The George Eumorfopoulos Collection: Catalog of the Chinese, Corean, and Persian Pottery and Porcelain

Robert Lockhart Hobson, The George Eumorfopoulos Collection: Catalog of the Chinese, Corean, and Persian Pottery and Porcelain

Lot:
541
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Robert Lockhart Hobson, The George Eumorfopoulos Collection: Catalog of the Chinese, Corean, and Persian Pottery and Porcelain, London, Ernest Benn, 1925-28, volumes, 1, 2, 5, and 6, limited More ...