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Gilt-lacquered Panel

Gilt-lacquered Panel

Auction:
2549B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 03, 2011
Lot:
418
Sold for:
$296$250

Gilt-lacquered Panel, China, 19th century, the rectangular panel finely carved and with the God of Fortune flanked by the Eight Taoist Immortals, between cloud borders, all figures gilded, on a More ...

Carved Wood Mountain

Carved Wood Mountain

Auction:
2549B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 03, 2011
Lot:
420A
Sold for:
$326$275

Carved Wood Mountain, China, late 19th century, carved in relief as eight Immortals traveling on waves, with rocky landscape as the backdrop, the other side carved with Shoulao and his attendant in More ...

Bamboo Brush Pot

Bamboo Brush Pot

Auction:
2549B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 03, 2011
Lot:
458
Sold for:
$245$200

Bamboo Brush Pot, China, cylindrical, carved in relief with the Seven Sages of the Bamboo Grove to one side, and scholars gathering in a pavilion to the other, ht. 7, dia. 4 1/2 in. More ...

Ivory Carving

Ivory Carving

Auction:
2549B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 03, 2011
Lot:
531
Sold for:
$2,015$1,700

Ivory Carving, China, 19th century, carved as the Eight Taoist Immortals riding on waves, each carrying an attribute, "Da Qing" mark to the base, wood display stand, lg. 10 3/8 in. More ...

Jade Plaque

Jade Plaque

Auction:
2549B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 03, 2011
Lot:
874
Sold for:
$796$650

Jade Plaque, China, of rectangular shape, carved in medium relief with the Eight Taoist Immortals on a boat, the stone of semi-translucent pale celadon-white color, 5 1/2 x 3 1/4 in. More ...

Inlaid Wood Brush Pot

Inlaid Wood Brush Pot

Auction:
2528B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Dec 04, 2010
Lot:
887
Sold for:
$3,792$3,200

Inlaid Wood Brush Pot, China, 19th century, the cylindrical body inlaid with mother-of-pearl, soapstone, turquoise, and bamboo skin, depicting the Eight Taoist Immortals conversing in a landscape, More ...

Two Taoist Drawings

Two Taoist Drawings

Auction:
2528B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Dec 04, 2010
Lot:
1321
Sold for:
$948$800

Two Taoist Drawings, China, 19th century, line drawings on paper, each depicting the origin of Taoist Immortal, inscribed, one seal each, 10 3/4 x 16 1/2 in. Provenance: Ex Collection Estate of More ...

Modern Painting

Modern Painting

Auction:
2528B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Dec 04, 2010
Lot:
1328
Sold for:
$563$475

Modern Painting, Tao Shoubo (b. 1901), ink and colors on paper, still life with cabbage, carrot, pepper, and mushroom in boneless style, signed "Tao Shoubo," with four seals, dated the third month More ...

Modern Painting

Modern Painting

Auction:
2528B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Dec 04, 2010
Lot:
1329
Sold for:
$148$125

Modern Painting, Tao Shoubo (b. 1901), ink and colors on paper, depiction of plum blossoms, inscribed, signed "Shoubo", with two seals, framed and glazed, 23 x 11 in. N.B. Tao Shoubo has the More ...

Jade Plaque

Jade Plaque

Auction:
2528B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Dec 04, 2010
Lot:
1521
Sold for:
$5,333$4,500

Jade Plaque, China, 18th century, one side finely carved with a Taoist figure carrying a peach sprig while traveling on floating clouds, the other side with makara suspending loquat branches, all More ...

Brass Handwarmer

Brass Handwarmer

Auction:
2528B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Dec 04, 2010
Lot:
1650
Sold for:
$385$325

Brass Handwarmer, China, 19th century, the compressed round body with chased and repousse design of panels of Taoist Immortals, below a border of prunus blossoms around the mouth, the cover with More ...

Two Ink Cakes

Two Ink Cakes

Auction:
2528B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Dec 04, 2010
Lot:
1677
Unsold
 

Two Ink Cakes, China, one carved and painted in gilt and colors with the Eight Immortals, the other with an Immortal flanked by chilong, boxed, 9 x 5, 6 1/2 x 5 1/2 in. More ...

Yixing Teapot

Yixing Teapot

Auction:
2528B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Dec 04, 2010
Lot:
1682
Sold for:
$1,541$1,300

Yixing Teapot, China, 19th century, a miniature teapot with plain surface, a cartouche carved with characters "Yang xian xi yin shi wang" to the base, ht. approx. 1 7/8 in. More ...

Three Bronze Mirrors

Three Bronze Mirrors

Auction:
2528B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Dec 03, 2010
Lot:
167
Sold for:
$178$150

Three Bronze Mirrors, Japan, 19th century, cast in relief with motif of cranes and pines, chrysanthemum flowers, and Taoist symbols surrounded by cherry blossoms, dia. 7, 5 3/4, 7 in. More ...

Blue and White Bowl

Blue and White Bowl

Auction:
2528B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Dec 03, 2010
Lot:
227
Sold for:
$2,607$2,200

Blue and White Bowl, Korea, Choson period, 18th century, the interior with underglaze blue decoration of a roundel of a leaping carp, encircled by flower sprays in the well, the exterior with Taoist More ...

Coral Carving

Coral Carving

Auction:
2528B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Dec 03, 2010
Lot:
426
Sold for:
$889$750

Coral Carving, China, 19th century, finely carved as four figures from the Eight Taoist Immortals, silver wire inlaid wood stand, ht. 3 5/8, lg. 8 in. More ...

Six Carved Ivory Figures

Six Carved Ivory Figures

Auction:
2528B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Dec 03, 2010
Lot:
431
Sold for:
$4,740$4,000

Six Carved Ivory Figures, China, 19th century, finely carved as Taoist Immortals riding on mythical animals, ht. 6 1/4 in. More ...

Pair of Ivory Carvings

Pair of Ivory Carvings

Auction:
2528B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Dec 03, 2010
Lot:
467
Sold for:
$2,963$2,500

Pair of Ivory Carvings, China, late 19th/early 20th century, each platform supporting a group of two figures from the Eight Immortals, Zhang Guolao and He Xiangu, Lan Caihe and Han Xiangzi, mark to More ...

Fifteen Ivory Carvings

Fifteen Ivory Carvings

Auction:
2528B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Dec 03, 2010
Lot:
471A
Sold for:
$1,304$1,100

Fifteen Ivory Carvings, China, 19th century, fourteen standing figures of Taoist Immortals, together with one female goddess holding a peony branch, individual wood stands, ht. approx. 3, 4, or 6 More ...

Polychrome Enameled Vase

Polychrome Enameled Vase

Auction:
2528B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Dec 03, 2010
Lot:
550
Sold for:
$1,007$850

Polychrome Enameled Vase, China, the pear-shaped body painted with the Eight Immortals entertaining in a celestial landscape, Kangxi mark to the base, ht. 17 1/4 in. More ...

Four Framed Porcelain Panels

Four Framed Porcelain Panels

Auction:
2512
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 26, 2010
Lot:
762
Sold for:
$3,555$3,000

Four Framed Porcelain Panels, China, 20th century, each panel of two main registers, with the upper section depicted in famille rose palette with interior scenes, the lower one showing four out of More ...

Soapstone Figure

Soapstone Figure

Auction:
2512
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 26, 2010
Lot:
1215
Sold for:
$5,629$4,750

Soapstone Figure, China, of a Daoist immortal carrying a peach branch on his shoulder, his robe engraved with ruyi clouds, peaches, and Shou characters, all symbols of longevity, ht. 15 in. More ...

Soapstone Carving

Soapstone Carving

Auction:
2512
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 26, 2010
Lot:
1217
Sold for:
$533$450

Soapstone Carving, China, 20th century, of Daoist immortals and attendants at leisure among mountainous landscape, wood stand and brocade box, ht. 8 in. More ...

Soapstone Carving

Soapstone Carving

Auction:
2512
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 26, 2010
Lot:
1222
Sold for:
$593$500

Soapstone Carving, China, carving of a Daoist Immortal holding a bamboo fan, teasing a foo dog next to him, with integral stand, ht. 13 in. More ...

Scholar's Rock

Scholar's Rock

Auction:
2512
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 26, 2010
Lot:
1359
Unsold
 

Scholar's Rock, Meng Zhao (b. 1967), brown stoneware, unglazed, wood firing, ht. 16 in. The Chinese appreciation of rare rocks can be traced back as early as the Tang dynasty (618-907), during More ...

Brush Stands

Brush Stands

Auction:
2512
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 26, 2010
Lot:
1657
Sold for:
$326$275

Brush Stands, China, one cast into a prunus branch, the other of carved wood as three Taoist Immortals and attendants, together with a calligraphy brush of ivory shaft with fine incising of dragon, More ...

Three Items

Three Items

Auction:
2512
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 26, 2010
Lot:
1708
Sold for:
$267$225

Three Items, China, a carved cinnabar vase, a soapstone carving of Han Xiangzi, one of the Eight Daoist Immortals, playing flute on rockwork, and a brass-mounted wood chest with multiple drawers, More ...

Ivory Carving

Ivory Carving

Auction:
2512
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 25, 2010
Lot:
456
Sold for:
$267$225

Ivory Carving, Japan, ivory sphere carved in the shape of a dragon boat, with God of Longevity and other Daoist figures standing next to a gigantic coral branch on the boat, all floating on a More ...

Ivory Carving

Ivory Carving

Auction:
2512
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 25, 2010
Lot:
512
Sold for:
$2,963$2,500

Ivory Carving, China, 19th century, standing figure of one of the Eight Daoist Immortals, Li Tieguai, carrying an iron stick in his left hand and holding a gourd bottle in his right, with ruyi-head More ...

Bronze Taoist Divinity

Bronze Taoist Divinity

Auction:
2512
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 25, 2010
Lot:
612
Sold for:
$1,422$1,200

Bronze Taoist Divinity, China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), seated figure of a bearded man holding a begging bowl, ht. 11 1/2 in. More ...