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Auction Description for Galerie Zacke Vienna: Discovery Auction
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www.zacke.at

Discovery Auction

(305 Lots)

by Galerie Zacke Vienna


305 lots | 304 with images

May 3, 2014

Cafe Griensteidl

Michaelerplatz

Vienna, 1010 Austria

Phone: 0043-1-53 20 452

A GROUP WITH BUDAI, LIU HAI AND FIGURAL GATE

Lot 1: A GROUP WITH BUDAI, LIU HAI AND FIGURAL GATE

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Description: A GROUP WITH BUDAI, LIU HAI AND FIGURAL GATE Bronze, wood, root wood, gilding. China, late Qing - 20th centuryA group comprising one bronze figure of Budai shown seated on lotus pedestal and holding his stomach, with patina, HEIGHT 10,8 CM;a root wood carving of the magician Liu Hai, shown smiling with his toad; HEIGHT 10 CM; an architectonical element from a wall or gate, carved with two court officials engaged in a hearing, further carved with figural on all sides, the reverse with open work door, partially in gilt; bearing Chinese custom seal.HEIGHT 16,4 CMFrom an Austrian private collection

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HEAD OF BUDDHA

Lot 2: HEAD OF BUDDHA

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Description: HEAD OF BUDDHA Bronze. Kingdom of Ayuttya, possibly 16th / 17th century The head almost complete, one earlobe missing, kentumala above the ushnisha fully preserved, arched eyebrows above lowered eyes, a serene smile, the ears typically rendered in the style of Ayutthya; strong and partially green patina, corroded, traces of gilt sprays over the head; mounted on a stepped base.HEIGHT (WITHOUT BASE) 16,7 CMFrom an Austrian private collection

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GROUP INCLUDING ROULEAU VASE AND CARVING OF A DANCE SCENE

Lot 3: GROUP INCLUDING ROULEAU VASE AND CARVING OF A DANCE SCENE

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Description: GROUP INCLUDING ROULEAU VASE AND CARVING OF A DANCE SCENE Bamboo, wood. China, late Qing - 20th centuryComprises a decorative vessel in the shape of a rouleau vase, carved with openwork sections and floral decorations, the rims bearing intended and round patterns; with Chinese custom seal. HEIGHT 23,3 CM;and a figural wood carving of a dance scene, the mid figure of larger size and richly bejeweled; with Chinese custom seal, mounted on a base. HEIGHT 13, 8 CMFrom an Austrian private collection

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FRIEZE DEPICTING DAME PLAYING THE QIN

Lot 4: FRIEZE DEPICTING DAME PLAYING THE QIN

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Description: FRIEZE DEPICTING DAME PLAYING THE QIN Fired clay. China, Jin (1115-1234)Depicting a lady carved in relief, shown seated in a recess on throne and playing the Qin, a maid is seen standing flank to her, holding an object, another maid listening. SIZE 28 x 24,7 CMFrom a Viennese private collection

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GROUP OF WOOD CARVED ADORANTS AND SHOULAO

Lot 5: GROUP OF WOOD CARVED ADORANTS AND SHOULAO

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Description: GROUP OF WOOD CARVED ADORANTS AND SHOULAO Wood, some gilding, root wood. Thailand and China, 19th - 20th centuryA group comprising one carved wood figure of an adorant in a kneeling position with his hand raised in worship, clad in courtly attire; traces of gilding, the back with red lacquer coat, losses. HEIGHT 22,3 CM;and a figure of the God of Longevity Shoulao, with characteristic high head, beard, and holding peach, carved of root wood to create a rustic impression, mounted on an elaborate base; with custom seal.HEIGHT FIGURE 19,3 CM, HEIGHT WITH BASE 19,5 CMFrom an Austrian private collection

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