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Auction Description for Clars: October Fine Art & Antique Auction, Day 1
Viewing Notes:
Friday October 4th 1pm to 6pm, Saturday and Sunday the 5th & 6th beginning at 9am.

October Fine Art & Antique Auction, Day 1

by Clars Auction Gallery


885 lots with images

October 5, 2013

Live Auction

5644 Telegraph Avenue

Oakland, CA, 94609 USA

Phone: 1-510-428-0100

Fax: 1-510-658-9917

Email: info@clars.com

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Thai Bronze Buddha Hand

Lot 1: Thai Bronze Buddha Hand

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Description: Thai patinated bronze arm of a Buddha, a sleeve cast with an ornate floral pattern, the hand in abhaya mudra with a lotus on the palm, 10.5"l

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Himalayan Copper Alloy Tara

Lot 2: Himalayan Copper Alloy Tara

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Description: Himalayan copper alloy Buddhist sculpture, of Tara adorned in elaborate jewelry and seated on a lotus pedestal, the diadem accented with inlay, 10"h. Provenance: Property from the collection of the Dr. Mary Anne Warren Estate

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Himalayan Copper Alloy Buddha

Lot 3: Himalayan Copper Alloy Buddha

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Description: Himalayan copper alloy figure of the Buddha, with an alms bowl in the left hand and the other in a varada mudra, seated on a plinth fronted by a pair of elephants, 4"h; Provenance: Property from the collection of the Dr. Mary Anne Warren Estate

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Himalayan Copper Alloy Manjusri

Lot 4: Himalayan Copper Alloy Manjusri

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Description: Himalayan copper alloy Buddhist figure, of Manjusri holding a sword in the right hand, and the other hand with a lotus sprig supporting a book, 9"h; Provenance: Property from the collection of the Dr. Mary Anne Warren Estate

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Thai Copper Alloy Buddha

Lot 5: Thai Copper Alloy Buddha

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Description: Thai copper alloy sculpture of the Buddha, in monastic robes and seated with hand in bhumisparsha, 8.5"h; Provenance: Property from the collection of the Dr. Mary Anne Warren Estate

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Thai Bronze Buddha and Indra

Lot 6: Thai Bronze Buddha and Indra

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Description: (lot of 2) Thai gilt bronze Buddha, in dhyana mudra and seated on a lotus pedestal; together with a sculpture of Indra riding on the three headed elephant, Airavata, first: 7.25"h

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Four Burmese Gilt Wood Monks

Lot 7: Four Burmese Gilt Wood Monks

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Description: (lot of 4) Burmese gilt and lacquered wooden figures, of monks sitting on red pedestals and praying, 5.75"h

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Himalayan Buddhist Items

Lot 8: Himalayan Buddhist Items

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Description: **Catalog should read (lot of 4)** (lot of 5) Himalayan Buddhist ritual items, consisting of two pairs of cymbals; a footed bronze bowl raised on a pedestal base; together with a repousse prayer wheel, 9.5"h

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Chinese Wood  Lacquer/Gilt Carvings

Lot 9: Chinese Wood Lacquer/Gilt Carvings

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Description: (lot of 4) Chinese gilt and lacquer wood carvings: Kuixing holding a scholar's hat; two Chinese gilt wood fragments of warriors; wood gilt fragment depicting a scene of a victorious army, largest: 10.25"

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Group of Chinese Jadeite Snuff Bottles

Lot 10: Group of Chinese Jadeite Snuff Bottles

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Description: (lot of 4) Chinese jadeite snuff bottles, two of flattened rectangular form; one of coin form with the characters 'chu ru ping an'; the other carved with a dragon and phoenix, largest bottle: 2.25"h

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Selection of Hardstone Bangle Bracelets

Lot 11: Selection of Hardstone Bangle Bracelets

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Description: (lot of 6) Group of stone bangles and a thumb ring, including lapis lazuli bangle and two children's bangle bracelets, largest: 3.25"w

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Chinese Archaistic Plaques

Lot 12: Chinese Archaistic Plaques

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Description: (lot of 2) Chinese jade/hardstone archaistic plaques, one of 'chicken heart' form flanked by scrolls; the other with a pair of stylized dragons, 4.75"w

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Chinese Jade Buddha Hand Toggle

Lot 13: Chinese Jade Buddha Hand Toggle

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Description: Chinese jade toggle, of a Buddha hand citron accented with lingzhi sprigs, the white-gray matrix with opaque inclusions, 3"h

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Chinese Turquoise Bottle

Lot 14: Chinese Turquoise Bottle

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Description: Chinese carved turquoise bottle, in the form of a double gourd fronted by a seated monk and with a dragon to the base, the lid with a phoenix above a young monk, with wood stand, bottle: 7.75"h

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Three Chinese Glass Snuff Bottles

Lot 15: Three Chinese Glass Snuff Bottles

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Description: (lot of 3) Chinese glass snuff bottles, the first a blue and pink overlaid frosted bottle with a couple in amorous pursuits; second, a green flattened bottle; third, a semi-translucent blue bottle with an angular shoulder and short neck, 2.5"h

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Two Chinese Carnelian Carvings

Lot 16: Two Chinese Carnelian Carvings

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Description: (lot of 2) Chinese carnelian carvings, the first of a bird perched on a rock and flanked by flowers; the second a covered urn carved with floral sprigs, with stand, urn: 5"h

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Group of Chinese Stone Plaques

Lot 17: Group of Chinese Stone Plaques

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Description: (lot of 11) Group of Chinese hardstone toggles and plaques, consisting of five archaistic pieces, including a taotie mask; four medallions; a belt buckle carved with a dragon; and a small dagger, 5"l

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Chinese Porcelain Elephant Form Vases

Lot 18: Chinese Porcelain Elephant Form Vases

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Description: Pair of Chinese elephant form porcelain vases, each of the red elephants supports a gu vase on its saddle, with wood stands, porcelain: 7.5"h; Provenance: Estate of Reynold Tom of Oakland, CA

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Chinese Jade Roundels, Birds

Lot 19: Chinese Jade Roundels, Birds

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Description: (lot of 2) Chinese jade medallions, one pierced with a butterfly below a peony; the other of a pair of birds amid flowers, larger: 2.5"w

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Group of Stone Carvings

Lot 20: Group of Stone Carvings

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Description: (lot of 9) Selection of stone carvings, including a censer carved with dragons, one box with a shou medallion, a Buddha and model of a stele, largest: (censer) 8"l

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Chinese Soapstone carving Bookends

Lot 21: Chinese Soapstone carving Bookends

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Description: (lot of 4) Two pairs of Chinese soapstone bookends: elephant with a boy; elephant with a decorative blanket, largest: 7.5"h

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Chinese Agate Water Coupe, Lotus

Lot 22: Chinese Agate Water Coupe, Lotus

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Description: Chinese agate brush washer, in the form of a lotus leaf accented by two goldfish, with wooden stand, 6.125"w

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Chinese Paktong Water Pot

Lot 22A: Chinese Paktong Water Pot

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Description: Chinese copper nickel (paktong) water pot, the upper section with two handles and a spout, set above the lower section with an openwork band, 11.25"h

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Set of Chinese Porcelain Plates, Lions

Lot 23: Set of Chinese Porcelain Plates, Lions

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Description: (lot of 8) Chinese enameled porcelain plates, featuring three lions with brocade balls on a turquoise ground and framed within a key key-fret band, base with apocryphal Qianlong mark, 6"w; Provenance: Estate of Reynold Tom of Oakland, CA

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Chinese Straw Colored Tea Pot

Lot 24: Chinese Straw Colored Tea Pot

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Description: Chinese zisha ceramic tea pot, the straw colored compressed globular body incised 'Tianhai Yulu Baimai Gongsi', the base marked 'Ziyu Taofang', 6.25"w

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Chinese Zisha Tea Pots

Lot 25: Chinese Zisha Tea Pots

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Description: (lot of 2) Chinese zisha ceramic tea pots, one with a compressed globular body and marked 'Ma Hui'; the other in the form of a tree trunk accented with monkeys, the base marked 'Jiang Yong', 5.5"h

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Chinese Zisha/Pewter Tea Pot

Lot 26: Chinese Zisha/Pewter Tea Pot

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Description: Chinese zisha and pewter tea pot, Republic period, bell form tea pot with pewter fittings with the 'shuangxi' and 'fu' symbols, the base marked 'Weihaiwei' and 'Xinhecheng' on the pewter, 6.25"w

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Chinese Porcelain Soup Spoons

Lot 27: Chinese Porcelain Soup Spoons

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Description: (lot of 6) Group of Chinese porcelain soup spoons: two blue-and- white decorated with Three Star Immortals; one with floral design; three famille rose enameled with flowers and gourds (one broken), largest: 6"l

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Two Chinese Small Containers

Lot 28: Two Chinese Small Containers

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Description: (lot of 2) Chinese enameled porcelain covered small containers, each decorated with five accomplished youths in a garden, 3.25"h

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Chinese Inlaid Wood Brush Pot

Lot 29: Chinese Inlaid Wood Brush Pot

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Description: Chinese stone inlaid wood brush pot, of hexagonal form decorated with bouquets of flowers in various stone and wood inlay, 6.25"h

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Chinese Glazed Ceramic Jar

Lot 30: Chinese Glazed Ceramic Jar

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Description: Chinese dark brown glazed ceramic jar, with a wide mouth and angular shoulder above a tapering body, 3"h

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ChineseHorn Carving of Guanyin

Lot 31: ChineseHorn Carving of Guanyin

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Description: Chinese horn carving of Guanyin head, with a head gear, down cast eyes with a stand, 6.5"h

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Annamese Blue-and-White Boxes

Lot 32: Annamese Blue-and-White Boxes

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Description: (lot of 2) Annamese/Vietnamese underglaze blue ceramic containers, the first one decorated with a peony blossom on the married lid; the second centered with a carved dragon framed within an underglaze blue floral tendril, both adhered with Hoi an Hoard stickers, 2.5"h

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Chinese Cinnabar Lacquer Plate

Lot 33: Chinese Cinnabar Lacquer Plate

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Description: Chinese lacquer cinnabar plate, with a foliate edge and lotus edge framing scholars in landscape, the base with four Daoist treasures, 10.5"h

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Chinese Cinnabar Vase

Lot 34: Chinese Cinnabar Vase

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Description: Chinese cinnabar vase. with bulbous body and everted neck, decorated with boys and old men outdoors, 10.25"h

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Japanese Sword Wakizashi, 19c

Lot 35: Japanese Sword Wakizashi, 19c

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Description: Japanese wakizashi, late Edo period, iron tsuba decorated with copper and gilt, black lacquered wood saya, the furniture intact, hacho (length of blade): 14.25"

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Japanese Bayonette, World War II

Lot 36: Japanese Bayonette, World War II

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Description: Japanese bayonette, World War II, iron scabbard, hacho (blade length) 15.5", overall: 20.75"

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Japanese Naval Officer's Dirk

Lot 37: Japanese Naval Officer's Dirk

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Description: Japanese naval officer's dirk, 1930-40, saya (scabbard) with lacquered shark skin on wood, tsuka (handle) with same-hada (ray skin) and gilt wire, cherry blossom on tsuka and kashira (buttcap), complete koshirae, hacho (length of blade) 8.75"

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Japanese Underglazed Arita Export Dishes

Lot 38: Japanese Underglazed Arita Export Dishes

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Description: (lot of 18) Japanese blue and white porcelain export dishes, eleven oblong lobed dishes with people and scenery; seven octagonal transfer ware dishes decorated with flowers in a basket, largest 8"x 6.75"

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Japanese Kutani Porcelain Erotic Figure 19c.

Lot 39: Japanese Kutani Porcelain Erotic Figure 19c.

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Description: Japanese Kutani erotic porcelain figure of a geisha, Meiji period, separates into two sections revealing the nude legs, 12.5"h

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Japanese Underglazed Porcelains

Lot 40: Japanese Underglazed Porcelains

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Description: (lot of 7) Group of Japanese blue-and-white porcelain, consisting of two cups of inverted bell form; two water droppers, one double gourd shape, one rectangular; one rectangular vessel with pierced chrysanthemums; one circular tray/dish decorated with plovers above the waves; together with a Chinese ewer, largest 8.5"dia

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Japanese Cloisonne Vase

Lot 41: Japanese Cloisonne Vase

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Description: Japanese cloisonne enameled vase, decorated with floral motifs on reddish brown band, above phoenix and dragon lappets in reserve on red flecked black ground, short neck, 7"h

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Japanese Arita Underglazed Porcelain

Lot 42: Japanese Arita Underglazed Porcelain

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Description: (lot of 22) Japanese blue-and-white export porcelain, consisting of nine lobed dishes with flowers and scenery; three lobed bowls decorated with cranes; ten lobed transfer ware dishes with cranes and boys; largest 8.75"dia

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Japanese Underglazed Export Bowls

Lot 43: Japanese Underglazed Export Bowls

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Description: (lot of 3) Group of Japanese transfer ware porcelain bowls, two decorated with two blue carps amid green waves: largest: 10"dia

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Group of Chinese Embroidered Panels

Lot 44: Group of Chinese Embroidered Panels

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Description: (lot of 12) Chinese embroidered panels and fragments, including three single sleeve bands, one floral roundel, one orange ground butterflies and floral panel, largest: 40"h

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Set of Chinese Blue-and-White Dishes

Lot 45: Set of Chinese Blue-and-White Dishes

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Description: (lot of 6) Chinese underglaze blue porcelain dishes, each decorated with stylized lotus issuing from leafy tendrils, the base with an apocryphal Guangxu mark, 6.125"w; Provenance: Estate of Reynold Tom of Oakland, CA

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Japanese Transfer Ware Dishes

Lot 46: Japanese Transfer Ware Dishes

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Description: (lot of 7) Japanese blue-and-white transfer ware porcelain export dishes: five octagonal dishes with plums and other plants in garden; one charger with cranes, auspicious plants and flowers; one plate with Chinese children in garden, largest:13.5 dia

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Chinese Cultural Revolution Porcelain Bowls

Lot 47: Chinese Cultural Revolution Porcelain Bowls

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Description: Pair of Chinese porcelain bowls, featuring two images of 'Mao Zhu Xi Yu Lu' (Quotations of Chairman Mao), alternated by two quotes, the base marked 'Nanjing chu pin', 6.3"w

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Chinese and Japanese  underglazed Dishes

Lot 48: Chinese and Japanese underglazed Dishes

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Description: (lot of 14) Group of Chinese and Japanese blue-and-white porcelain: five dishes with cranes and Mount Fuji; three lobed dishes; three rectangular dishes; two plates, one with fish, another with scenery; one dish with Chinese characters, largest: 9.13" dia

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Two Chinese Ceramic Pillows

Lot 49: Two Chinese Ceramic Pillows

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Description: (lot of 2) Chinese porcelain pillows, one decorated with a rooster in landscape; one blue-and-white decorated with fu-lions, larger: 5.75"l

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