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Ethnographic Carved Soapstone Mask and a Carved Stone Cicada Figural

Ethnographic Carved Soapstone Mask and a Carved Stone Cicada Figural

Auction:
2521M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 13, 2010
Lot:
466
Sold for:
$47$40

Ethnographic Carved Soapstone Mask and a Carved Stone Cicada Figural, respective wd. 7 3/4, lg. 6 3/4 in. More ...

Jasper Johns (American, b. 1930)      Silver Cicada

Jasper Johns (American, b. 1930) Silver Cicada

Auction:
2517B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 24, 2010
Lot:
108
Sold for:
$267$225

Jasper Johns (American, b. 1930) Silver Cicada, 1981-82. Unsigned. Offset lithograph in grays on paper, image/sheet size 9 x 7 3/4 in. (22.8 x 19.5 cm), matted, unframed. Condition: Hinged at More ...

Inkstone

Inkstone

Auction:
2512
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 26, 2010
Lot:
769
Sold for:
$385$325

Inkstone, China, in the shape of a cicada, decorated with colors and gilt, with box, 2 3/4 x 1 in. More ...

Six Snuff Bottles

Six Snuff Bottles

Auction:
2512
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 26, 2010
Lot:
920
Sold for:
$267$225

Six Snuff Bottles, a lavender quartz bottle with similar stone stopper, a black soapstone bottle modeled into a cicada, a cylindrical porcelain bottle painted with erotic subject, a rock crystal More ...

Pair of Tall Champlevé Lamp Stands

Pair of Tall Champlevé Lamp Stands

Auction:
2512
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 26, 2010
Lot:
1672A
Sold for:
$593$500

Pair of Tall Champlevé Lamp Stands, China, 19th century, each of a caparisoned elephant standing on a circular lotus plinth carrying a pagoda, decorated in champleve enamel with cicada blades and More ...

Bronze Ewer

Bronze Ewer

Auction:
2512
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 25, 2010
Lot:
346
Sold for:
$1,007$850

Bronze Ewer, Japan, 19th century, in the form of an ancient ritual vessel he, cast in low relief around the exterior with stylized taotie masks against a leiwen-ground, with a frieze of cicada More ...

Bronze Ritual Wine Vessel and Cover, You

Bronze Ritual Wine Vessel and Cover, You

Auction:
2512
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 25, 2010
Lot:
545
Unsold
 

Bronze Ritual Wine Vessel and Cover, You, China, possibly early Western Zhou dynasty (11th-10th century B.C.), the pear-shaped body cast in relief with two large taotie masks on either side, set More ...

Pair of Bronze Gu

Pair of Bronze Gu

Auction:
2512
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 25, 2010
Lot:
553
Sold for:
$563$475

Pair of Bronze Gu Vases, China, cast to the central section with taotie masks separated by four vertical raised flanges, all between a band of cicada patterns on the flaring neck, and auspicious More ...

Bronze Gu Vase

Bronze Gu Vase

Auction:
2512
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 25, 2010
Lot:
555
Sold for:
$770$650

Bronze Gu Vase, China, 18th century, the trumpet-shaped neck cast in low relief with four cicada blades, which are repeated in smaller scale on the spreading pedestal foot, the center section with More ...

Silver Inlaid Bronze Beaker Vase

Silver Inlaid Bronze Beaker Vase

Auction:
2512
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 25, 2010
Lot:
566
Sold for:
$1,007$850

Silver Inlaid Bronze Beaker Vase, China, 19th century, in the shape of archaic drinking vessel Gu, silver inlaid patterns of cicada blades above and below a central horizontal band of pairs of kui More ...

Bronze Vase

Bronze Vase

Auction:
2512
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 25, 2010
Lot:
569
Sold for:
$119$100

Bronze Vase, China, the compressed globular body cast with a band of florets reserved on a diaper ground, above a band of blade and ram designs, the tubular neck with cicada band, flanked by a pair More ...

Pair of Bronze Jars

Pair of Bronze Jars

Auction:
2512
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 25, 2010
Lot:
573
Sold for:
$237$200

Pair of Bronze Jars, China, cast with a band of stylized taotie masks below a band of cicada blades around the shoulder, further separated by double bow strings, another band of classic foliage More ...

Bronze Vase

Bronze Vase

Auction:
2512
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 25, 2010
Lot:
622
Sold for:
$237$200

Bronze Vase, China, of zun shape, cast with a band of stylized taotie masks around the shoulder, above a band of blade and cicada designs, and below kui dragons around the neck, all reserved on a More ...

Pair of Bronze Gu   Vases

Pair of Bronze Gu Vases

Auction:
2512
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 25, 2010
Lot:
626
Sold for:
$652$550

Pair of Bronze Gu Vases, China, the central section of each cast with taotie masks separated by four raised flanges, a band of cicada patterns encircling the flaring neck, ht. 8 3/4 in. More ...

Two Ancient Jades

Two Ancient Jades

Auction:
2480
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Oct 18, 2009
Lot:
587
Sold for:
$207$175

Two Ancient Jades, China, Han period, 2nd century B.C.-2nd century A.D., a black and white cicada and a striated green scabbard drag, lg. 1, 2 in. Provenance: Christina Holmes collection. More ...

Bronze Vase

Bronze Vase

Auction:
2480
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Oct 18, 2009
Lot:
999
Sold for:
$3,318$2,800

Bronze Vase, China, 18th century, archaic style with designs of Tao Tieh masks, jump rings with cicada and birds, and inlay of gold and silver, ht. 16 in. More ...

Archaic Bronze Ritual Vessel

Archaic Bronze Ritual Vessel

Auction:
2480
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Oct 18, 2009
Lot:
1137
Unsold
 

Archaic Bronze Ritual Vessel, China, Shang-style chueh, decoration of Tao Tieh masks and cicada motifs, thinly cast with a deep malachite and cuprite patina, ht. 9 1/2, lg. 8 3/4 in. More ...

White Jade Buckle

White Jade Buckle

Auction:
2480
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Oct 17, 2009
Lot:
325
Sold for:
$5,925$5,000

White Jade Buckle, 19th century, carving of cicadas, two-part type, lg. of each section 2 3/4 in. More ...

Jade Pendant

Jade Pendant

Auction:
2480
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Oct 17, 2009
Lot:
401
Sold for:
$119$100

Jade Pendant, pale green stone with areas of emerald and brown, carving of a cicada, Buddha's Hand citron, and two peaches, 2 x 2 in. More ...

Five Jade Pendants

Five Jade Pendants

Auction:
2480
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Oct 17, 2009
Lot:
442
Sold for:
$237$200

Five Jade Pendants, Buddha's Hand citron, a melon, a dragon, a double-gourd with foliage, and a section of bamboo with a resting cicada, each approx. lg. 2 1/2 in. More ...

Jasper Johns (American, b. 1930)      Lot of Two Works: Silver Cicada

Jasper Johns (American, b. 1930) Lot of Two Works: Silver Cicada

Auction:
2470
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 11, 2009
Lot:
88
Sold for:
$504$425

Jasper Johns (American, b. 1930) Lot of Two Works: Silver Cicada, 1982, and Summer, c. 1991. Both unsigned. Offset lithographs on paper, image sizes approximately 9 x 7 in. (22.8 x 17.7 cm), More ...

John S. Johnston (British/American, born c. 1839-1899)      Lot of Five Yachting Images: Columbia & Shamrock

John S. Johnston (British/American, born c. 1839-1899) Lot of Five Yachting Images: Columbia & Shamrock

Auction:
2470
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 11, 2009
Lot:
221
Sold for:
$444$375

John S. Johnston (British/American, born c. 1839-1899) Lot of Five Yachting Images: Columbia & Shamrock, Shamrock, Valkyrie III, Cicada, and Robin Hood. Unsigned, sailing vessels inscribed More ...

Ohara Shoson:

Ohara Shoson:

Auction:
2454
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Apr 24, 2009
Lot:
41
Sold for:
$207$175

Ohara Shoson: Cicada on Willow, signed and sealed Koson, (fine impression, color, and condition), in a slipcase. More ...

Jade Beaker

Jade Beaker

Auction:
2454
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Apr 24, 2009
Lot:
640
Sold for:
$1,304$1,100

Jade Beaker, China, Ch'ia Ch'ing period (1796-1820), archaic ritual Ku form, spinach green stone with bright green "ancient bronze" markings, decoration of flanges, Tao Tieh masks, and cicada More ...

Jade Carving

Jade Carving

Auction:
2454
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Apr 24, 2009
Lot:
694
Sold for:
$3,318$2,800

Jade Carving, China, stone of lavender, orange, and apple green, study of two ears of corn, hot peppers, and a cicada, 8 x 5 x 4 in. More ...

Jade Carving

Jade Carving

Auction:
2454
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Apr 24, 2009
Lot:
746
Sold for:
$1,541$1,300

Jade Carving, brilliant emerald green color with areas of gray-green, carved as a pair of bitter gourds with a beetle and a cicada, 4 3/4 x 2 1/2 in. More ...

Jade Vase

Jade Vase

Auction:
2454
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Apr 24, 2009
Lot:
747
Sold for:
$711$600

Jade Vase, highly translucent ice green stone, archaic-style carving of birds, bosses, and cicada meanders, 7 x 5 x 3 in. More ...

Four Jade Carvings

Four Jade Carvings

Auction:
2454
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Apr 24, 2009
Lot:
774
Sold for:
$148$125

Four Jade Carvings, China, 18th/19th century, a pair of dragon-shaped knot untiers, a cicada, and a pendant with a double dragon finial and pierced Shou character. More ...

Jade Cicada

Jade Cicada

Auction:
2454
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Apr 24, 2009
Lot:
794
Unsold
 

Jade Cicada, China, 19th century, pale green stone with russet markings, lg. 2 in. More ...

Pair of Cloisonne Covered Bowls

Pair of Cloisonne Covered Bowls

Auction:
2454
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Apr 24, 2009
Lot:
1120
Sold for:
$8,295$7,000

Pair of Cloisonne Covered Bowls, China, 18th century, Cha Tou with covers in a design of stylized lotus flowers with ju-i and archaic scrolling on a turquoise ground, bases with bats and stylized More ...