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Ivory Carving

Ivory Carving

Auction:
2574B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Dec 01, 2011
Lot:
297
Sold for:
$237$200

Ivory Carving, China, carved in the shape of a gourd with high relief scene of two figures in a grove, ht. 3 3/4 in. More ...

Chinese Carved Jade Gourd-form Snuff Bottle

Chinese Carved Jade Gourd-form Snuff Bottle

Auction:
2565M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 13, 2011
Lot:
1224
Sold for:
$385$325

Chinese Carved Jade Gourd-form Snuff Bottle, bottle ht. 2 5/8 in. More ...

Agate Carving

Agate Carving

Auction:
2564B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Oct 02, 2011
Lot:
572
Sold for:
$237$200

Agate Carving, China, carved as three birds resting atop a gourd emanating from a clam, ht. 4 in. More ...

Two Metal Works

Two Metal Works

Auction:
2564B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Oct 02, 2011
Lot:
978
Sold for:
$296$250

Two Metal Works, China, a repousse silver double-gourd bottle and a hexagonal bronze vase, ht. 5 1/2, 7 in. More ...

African Carved Wood Rattle

African Carved Wood Rattle

Auction:
2563B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Sep 24, 2011
Lot:
59
Sold for:
$356$300

African Carved Wood Rattle, Luba, wood handle with human head finial, with three gourd resonators, custom stand, ht. 13 in. More ...

Three Ethnographic Items

Three Ethnographic Items

Auction:
2562M
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 14, 2011
Lot:
170
Sold for:
$71$60

Three Ethnographic Items, a gourd lime container and bone lime spatula, an adze, and an African carved wood female figure. More ...

Two Imari Porcelain Vases

Two Imari Porcelain Vases

Auction:
2554B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 09, 2011
Lot:
943
Sold for:
$444$375

Two Imari Porcelain Vases, Japan, a lidded double gourd-form, with panels of vines and cranes in flight, ht. 14 1/4, and a paneled bottle-form, the body with hexagonal panels, with long, slender More ...

Chinese Curio Box

Chinese Curio Box

Auction:
2551M
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 16, 2011
Lot:
784
Sold for:
$71$60

Chinese Curio Box, the interior of each molded with Buddhist figures and foo dogs amidst pavilions, the exterior shaped as a melon with smaller melons borne on leafy tendrils, 4 x 3 1/2 in. More ...

Ten Assorted Asian Decorated Porcelain Table Items

Ten Assorted Asian Decorated Porcelain Table Items

Auction:
2551M
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 16, 2011
Lot:
1089
Sold for:
$326$275

Ten Assorted Asian Decorated Porcelain Table Items, including two double gourd vases, two dishes, two vases, and four bowls. More ...

Jade Double-gourd Vase and Cover

Jade Double-gourd Vase and Cover

Auction:
2549B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 04, 2011
Lot:
1024
Sold for:
$142,200$120,000

Jade Double-gourd Vase and Cover, China, 18th/19th century, the vase covered with fine relief carving of small double gourds borne on leafy branches, the domed cover decorated en suite, the stone of More ...

Ivory Snuff Bottle

Ivory Snuff Bottle

Auction:
2549B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 04, 2011
Lot:
1315
Sold for:
$593$500

Ivory Snuff Bottle, China, 19th century, of double-gourd shape, each side painted with elegant ladies to the lower gourd and bird and flower to the upper, gilt border to the sides, domed stopper, More ...

Double Gourd Snuff Bottle

Double Gourd Snuff Bottle

Auction:
2549B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 04, 2011
Lot:
1317
Sold for:
$98$80

Double Gourd Snuff Bottle, China, early 20th century, well hollowed, painted with gnarled trees on rockery to one side, and a lone boatman in a mountainous landscape to the other, silver wirework More ...

Ivory Snuff Bottle

Ivory Snuff Bottle

Auction:
2549B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 04, 2011
Lot:
1375A
Sold for:
$184$150

Ivory Snuff Bottle, China, early 20th century, double gourd form with engraved and carved details, lg. 3 3/4 in. More ...

Painted Gourd

Painted Gourd

Auction:
2549B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 03, 2011
Lot:
421
Sold for:
$490$400

Painted Gourd, China, painted with the "100 Children" motif, incorporating the natural bumped areas on the gourd into the figures, lg. 4 1/2 in. More ...

Blue and White Double-gourd Vase

Blue and White Double-gourd Vase

Auction:
2549B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 03, 2011
Lot:
660
Sold for:
$2,963$2,500

Blue and White Double-gourd Vase, China, early 20th century, the lower gourd painted in underglaze blue with wind-swept figures in a landscape, the upper gourd with a scholar contemplating under More ...

Two Netsuke

Two Netsuke

Auction:
2549B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 02, 2011
Lot:
200
Sold for:
$429$350

Two Netsuke, Japan, one carved as an old lady holding an enormous peach, the other as a mouse crawling on a double-gourd wine jar, both signed, lg. 2, 2 3/8 in. More ...

Five Ethnographic Items

Five Ethnographic Items

Auction:
2540M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 17, 2011
Lot:
540
Sold for:
$237$200

Five Ethnographic Items, Peruvian decorated gourd, two African bronze animals, and African horn amulet, and a southwest stone fetish figure. More ...

Gourd Cricket Case

Gourd Cricket Case

Auction:
2528B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Dec 04, 2010
Lot:
877
Sold for:
$1,422$1,200

Gourd Cricket Case, China, 19th century, gourd body with relief decoration of plants growing from rockery, ivory lid carved in openwork with peony branches, lg. 6 1/8 in. More ...

Gourd Cricket Case

Gourd Cricket Case

Auction:
2528B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Dec 04, 2010
Lot:
878
Sold for:
$296$250

Gourd Cricket Case, China, 19th century, gourd body with relief decoration of figures travelling in landscape, agate lid inset with soapstone openwork carving with dragons contending a precious More ...

Pair of Lacquered Wood Gourd Vases

Pair of Lacquered Wood Gourd Vases

Auction:
2528B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Dec 04, 2010
Lot:
927
Sold for:
$35,550$30,000

Pair of Lacquered Wood Gourd Vases, China, 18th century, each octagonal lobed body supported by three small gourd-shaped feet and curled leaves, petaled flaring mouth rim, green, red, and golden More ...

Jade Pendant

Jade Pendant

Auction:
2528B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Dec 04, 2010
Lot:
1070
Sold for:
$3,674$3,100

Jade Pendant, China, finely carved as a double gourd borne on leafy tendril with a bat to the back, the stone of gray-white color, lg. 2 in. More ...

Ivory Snuff Bottle

Ivory Snuff Bottle

Auction:
2528B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Dec 04, 2010
Lot:
1303
Sold for:
$385$325

Ivory Snuff Bottle, China, early 20th century, double gourd form, surface engraved with children playing, and extensive poems in microscopic writing, lg. 2 3/8 in. More ...

Carved Walnut Shell Snuff Bottle

Carved Walnut Shell Snuff Bottle

Auction:
2528B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Dec 04, 2010
Lot:
1305
Sold for:
$593$500

Carved Walnut Shell Snuff Bottle, China, 19th century, surface carved with gourd plants in relief, coral stopper, lg. 1 1/2 in. More ...

Agate Carving

Agate Carving

Auction:
2528B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Dec 03, 2010
Lot:
383
Unsold
 

Agate Carving, China, carved as three birds resting atop a gourd emanating from a clam, ht. 4 in. More ...

Double-gourd Vase

Double-gourd Vase

Auction:
2528B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Dec 03, 2010
Lot:
576
Sold for:
$2,133$1,800

Double-gourd Vase, China, finely painted in underglaze blue and iron red with peaches borne on leafy meanders, keyfret band separating the two gourds, Qianlong mark to the base, ht. 11 3/8 in. More ...

Bronze Vase

Bronze Vase

Auction:
2528B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Dec 03, 2010
Lot:
844
Sold for:
$296$250

Bronze Vase, China, 19th century, double gourd form with relief decoration of gourd plants, chocolate brown color, ht. 8 in. More ...

Tiffany & Co. Modernist Sweetmeat Dish

Tiffany & Co. Modernist Sweetmeat Dish

Auction:
2519B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 02, 2010
Lot:
1209
Sold for:
$337$275

Tiffany & Co. Modernist Sweetmeat Dish, 1938-47, melon-shaped, with stylized melon-vine handles, on four small ball feet, wd. 9 7/8 in., approx. 9 troy oz. More ...

Red Overlay Glass Snuff Bottle

Red Overlay Glass Snuff Bottle

Auction:
2512
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 26, 2010
Lot:
942
Sold for:
$711$600

Red Overlay Glass Snuff Bottle, China, 19th century, the pear-shaped body decorated with leafy meanders suspending double gourds, reserved on milky white ground, lg. 2 in. More ...

Triple Gourd Vase

Triple Gourd Vase

Auction:
2512
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 26, 2010
Lot:
1538
Sold for:
$889$750

Triple Gourd Vase, China, of conjoined half-triple gourds shape, covered overall with pale sky-blue glaze, wood stand, ht. 7 1/8 in. More ...

Ivory Carving

Ivory Carving

Auction:
2512
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 25, 2010
Lot:
481
Sold for:
$474$400

Ivory Carving, China, standing figure of Shou Lao holding a peach in his right hand and a walking stick topped by a double gourd in his left, wood stand, ht. 6 7/8 in. More ...