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Auction 2591B

April 20, 2012 11:00AM

04-20-2012 04-21-2012

63 Park Plaza, Boston

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Lots

Ko-Imari Dish

Ko-Imari Dish

Lot:
59
Sold for:
$474$400

Ko-Imari Dish, Japan, 18th century, round with flaring rim, depicting two courtesans in a garden within a rectangular enclosure surrounded by an underglaze blue and enamel landscape, the rim in More ...

Yoshida Dish

Yoshida Dish

Lot:
60
Sold for:
$178$150

Yoshida Dish, Japan, mid-19th century, with deep sides and flared rim, depicting an enameled lion amongst flowers and grass, a yellow band with vertical lines surrounding the inner sides, four More ...

Kiyomizu-Yaki Bottle

Kiyomizu-Yaki Bottle

Lot:
61
Sold for:
$652$550

Kiyomizu-Yaki Bottle, Japan, 18th century, square, depicting interlocking gilded rings surrounding stylized flowers and maple leaves on a blue and light brown glazed ground, the shoulders with green More ...

Bronze Flower Vessel

Bronze Flower Vessel

Lot:
62
Sold for:
$889$750

Bronze Flower Vessel, Japan, bird-shaped handles at the neck, wide flaring trumpet-shaped mouth, with six-character mark on the base, dia. 10, ht. 9 1/2 in. More ...

Bronze Figure

Bronze Figure

Lot:
63
Unsold
 

Bronze Figure, Japan, 19th century, standing figure of a young boy with a duck, both on a base depicting waves, with a wooden stand, signed, ht. 22 1/2 in. More ...

Monumental Bronze, Gold, and Shakudo

Monumental Bronze, Gold, and Shakudo

Lot:
64
Sold for:
$50,363$42,500

Monumental Bronze, Gold, and Shakudo Urn, Japan, 19th century, the urn-shaped body with flaring rim inlaid with gold, key-fret design on lip, below the lip a border depicting chased and gold inlaid More ...

Bronze Kannon

Bronze Kannon

Lot:
65
Sold for:
$711$600

Bronze Kannon, Japan, 19th century, standing figure with one hand covered with drapery and the other holding a lotus blossom, ht. 21 3/8 in. More ...

Monumental Bronze Censer

Monumental Bronze Censer

Lot:
66
Sold for:
$1,215$1,000

Monumental Bronze Censer, Japan, 19th century, ovoid body depicting four low relief carvings of birds and flowers, base depicting a coiling dragon rising to openwork clouds, the four feet and two More ...

Ivory Carving

Ivory Carving

Lot:
67
Sold for:
$889$750

Ivory Carving, Japan, 19th century, standing figures of Kanzan and Jittoku, one holding a broom, the other a scroll, their robes inlaid with colored beads, signed on base, ht. 3 5/8 in. More ...

Ivory Carving

Ivory Carving

Lot:
68
Sold for:
$3,318$2,800

Ivory Carving, Japan, 19th century, fine depiction of a seated fishmonger holding an abacus, a book open in front of him, and two baskets with fish on either side, carved wood robes with gold and More ...

Ivory Figure

Ivory Figure

Lot:
69
Sold for:
$1,422$1,200

Ivory Figure, Japan, 19th century, seated figure of a sculptor holding a bamboo tool in one hand and a figure of Kannon in the other, with stand, ht. 5 1/2 in. More ...

Boxwood Sashi Netsuke

Boxwood Sashi Netsuke

Lot:
70
Sold for:
$1,094$900

Boxwood Sashi Netsuke, Japan, 19th century, elongated shape, carved in relief with lotus seed pods and leaves to the front, signed "Shimizu..." on the back, lg. 7 1/2 in. More ...

Ivory Vase

Ivory Vase

Lot:
71
Unsold
 

Ivory Vase, Japan, 19th century, carved with two panels divided by pine trees, depicting a village scene with craftsmen, builders, samurai, and farmers, ht. 7 3/4 in. Provenance: Christie's More ...

Tall Polychrome Ivory Carving

Tall Polychrome Ivory Carving

Lot:
72
Sold for:
$5,164$4,250

Tall Polychrome Ivory Carving, China, 20th century, standing figure of a woman in adorned headdress and collar, holding a lotus branch in her right hand, a scepter in her left, wood base, ht. More ...

Tall Ivory Carving

Tall Ivory Carving

Lot:
73
Sold for:
$1,778$1,500

Tall Ivory Carving, China, 19th century, standing figure of Kuan Yin in adorned clothing and headdress, his left hand in the mudra of appeasement position, right hand holding a lotus blossom, a More ...

Pair of Tall Ivory Carvings

Pair of Tall Ivory Carvings

Lot:
74
Sold for:
$7,110$6,000

Pair of Tall Ivory Carvings, China, 19th/20th century, standing figure of Kuan Yin holding a ruyi in one hand and a branch of flowers in other, robe draped elegantly to bottom, engraved Qianlong More ...

Ivory Carving

Ivory Carving

Lot:
75
Sold for:
$1,701$1,400

Ivory Carving, China, 19th century, standing figure of Kuan Yin, hands folded on top of one another with a string of beads in her hands, glued to base, ht. 10 1/2 in. More ...

Pair of Polychrome Ivory Carvings

Pair of Polychrome Ivory Carvings

Lot:
76
Sold for:
$577$475

Pair of Polychrome Ivory Carvings, China, 19th/20th century, figures of female musicians, with stand, ht. 7 in. More ...

Ivory Carving

Ivory Carving

Lot:
77
Sold for:
$1,701$1,400

Ivory Carving, China, 19th century, standing figure of a lady holding flowering branches, dressed in draped robes, glued onto stand, ht. 12 in. More ...

Polychrome Ivory Carving

Polychrome Ivory Carving

Lot:
78
Unsold
 

Polychrome Ivory Carving, China, 20th century, the standing woman depicted holding a lotus sprig in her left hand and a basket of peaches in her right, wearing long, flowing robes, her hair up in a More ...

Wood and Ivory Mirror

Wood and Ivory Mirror

Lot:
79
Unsold
 

Wood and Ivory Mirror, China, 19th century, elaborate openwork design of lotus, chilong, bats, peaches, and lion and dragon heads, with three inlaid ivory lotus reserves depicting two Immortals, More ...

Ivory Doctor's Model with Stand

Ivory Doctor's Model with Stand

Lot:
80
Sold for:
$365$300

Ivory Doctor's Model with Stand, China, 19th/20th century, reclining nude with bound feet, lg. approx. 6 in. More ...

Tall Polychrome Ivory Carving

Tall Polychrome Ivory Carving

Lot:
81
Sold for:
$7,703$6,500

Tall Polychrome Ivory Carving, China, 20th century, standing figure of a woman holding a peony, robes draped elegantly to one side, wood stand, ht. including stand 20 in. More ...

Carved Ivory Tusk

Carved Ivory Tusk

Lot:
82
Sold for:
$2,673$2,200

Carved Ivory Tusk, China, late 19th/early 20th century, intricately carved and pierced to show various scenes of citizens engaging in conversation amidst trees and pagodas, with stand, lg. 35 3/4 More ...

Ivory Figure of a Bearded Man

Ivory Figure of a Bearded Man

Lot:
83
Sold for:
$770$650

Ivory Figure of a Bearded Man, China, 19th century, standing figure of an Immortal carrying a staff, wood stand, ht. 9 1/2 in. More ...

Ivory Carving

Ivory Carving

Lot:
84
Sold for:
$770$650

Ivory Carving, China, 18th century, depicting an Immortal holding a ruyi scepter and bamboo, ht. 9 1/8 in. More ...

Ivory Carving

Ivory Carving

Lot:
85
Sold for:
$1,067$900

Ivory Carving, China, 19th century, figure of an Immortal holding a staff, ht. with stand 10 in. More ...

Ivory Figure

Ivory Figure

Lot:
86
Sold for:
$1,422$1,200

Ivory Figure, China, 19th century, a standing figure of Ts'ao Kuo-chiu, the patron of actors, holding castanets in his right hand, with stand, ht. 10 7/8 in. More ...

Ivory Carte-de-visite

Ivory Carte-de-visite

Lot:
87
Sold for:
$1,304$1,100

Ivory Carte-de-visite, China, 19th century, relief carving of figures in a garden pavilion, 3 3/4 x 2 1/4 in. More ...

Ivory Carte-de-visite

Ivory Carte-de-visite

Lot:
88
Sold for:
$1,304$1,100

Ivory Carte-de-visite, China, 19th century, sides intricately carved with figures in a garden pavilion, engraved flowers on bottom, 3 3/4 x 2 1/8 in. More ...