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Auction Description for Freeman's: Asian Arts
Viewing Notes:
Tuesday, 10 September 2013: 10AM - 5PM Wednesday, 11 September 2013: 10AM - 5PM Thursday, 12 September 2013: 10AM - 5PM Friday, 13 September 2013: 10AM - 5PM
Sale Notes:
Cover: Lot 10, Sino-Tibetan gilt bronze bodhisattva Banner: Lot 78, Fine Chinese flambe-glazed bottle vase, Yuhuchun, Lot 682, CHEN QIKUAN (CHEN CHI-KWAN), (B. 1921) 1955, Ten ink on paper "Monkey" paintings

Asian Arts

(765 Lots)

by Freeman's

Platinum House

765 lots | 763 with images

September 14, 2013

Live Auction

1808 Chestnut Street

Philadelphia, PA, 19103 USA

Phone: +1 215.563.9275

Fax: +1 215.563.8236

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Chinese gilt metal bodhisattva within frame, , Amitayas cast seated in dhyanasana on lotus base framed by flaming mandorla, mounted aga

Lot 1: Chinese gilt metal bodhisattva within frame, , Amitayas cast seated in dhyanasana on lotus base framed by flaming mandorla, mounted aga

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Description: Chinese gilt metal bodhisattva within frame Amitayas cast seated in dhyanasana on lotus base framed by flaming mandorla, mounted against turqoise ground with gilt painted clouds. H: 15 1/2 inches

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Chinese gilt bronze bodhisattva, 19th century, The seated Avalokitesvara on double lotus throne wears a floating dhoti, wheel pendant e

Lot 2: Chinese gilt bronze bodhisattva, 19th century, The seated Avalokitesvara on double lotus throne wears a floating dhoti, wheel pendant e

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Description: Chinese gilt bronze bodhisattva 19th century The seated Avalokitesvara on double lotus throne wears a floating dhoti, wheel pendant earrings and crown. H: 5 3/4 inches

Condition Report: missing alms bowl, no base, some light to moderate wear to gilding Descriptions provided in both printed and on-line catalogue formats do not include condition reports. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Interested bidders are strongly encouraged to request a condition report on any lots upon which they intend to bid, prior to placing a bid. All transactions are governed by Freeman's Conditions of Sale.

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Sino-Tibetan bronze bodhisattva statue, , The bronze figure is adorned in ornamental jewelry and surmounted with a crown. He is shown s

Lot 3: Sino-Tibetan bronze bodhisattva statue, , The bronze figure is adorned in ornamental jewelry and surmounted with a crown. He is shown s

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Description: Sino-Tibetan bronze bodhisattva statue The bronze figure is adorned in ornamental jewelry and surmounted with a crown. He is shown seated in double lotus on a stylized double lotus base with one hand possessing a sword and the other hand in mudra. H: 6 1/2 inches

Condition Report: base present, gilding rubbed at areas, slight oxidation to hair, overall in good condition Descriptions provided in both printed and on-line catalogue formats do not include condition reports. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Interested bidders are strongly encouraged to request a condition report on any lots upon which they intend to bid, prior to placing a bid. All transactions are governed by Freeman's Conditions of Sale.

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Chinese gilt bronze bodhisattva, ming dynasty, Seated deity flanked by two cast attendants, over lotus throne.

Lot 4: Chinese gilt bronze bodhisattva, ming dynasty, Seated deity flanked by two cast attendants, over lotus throne.

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Description: Chinese gilt bronze bodhisattva ming dynasty Seated deity flanked by two cast attendants, over lotus throne. H: 7 in. PROVENANCE: Collection or deaccession number to base

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Chinese lacquered bronze Buddha, ming dynasty, Seated with hands at waist with alms bowl, over double lotus throne, red and gilt lacque

Lot 5: Chinese lacquered bronze Buddha, ming dynasty, Seated with hands at waist with alms bowl, over double lotus throne, red and gilt lacque

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Description: Chinese lacquered bronze Buddha ming dynasty Seated with hands at waist with alms bowl, over double lotus throne, red and gilt lacquered surface. H: 9 in. PROVENANCE: Acquired by US State Dept Officer in Japan before 1950

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Sino-Tibetan parcel gilt copper figure of Tara, , The figure seated in full lotus with arms crossed and each hand holding a double vajr

Lot 6: Sino-Tibetan parcel gilt copper figure of Tara, , The figure seated in full lotus with arms crossed and each hand holding a double vajr

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Description: Sino-Tibetan parcel gilt copper figure of Tara The figure seated in full lotus with arms crossed and each hand holding a double vajra, adorned in ornamental jewlery with hardstone accents and draped well incised monastic garments, surmounted by a vajra crown. Seated on a lotus base and supported by a large rectangular plinth. H: 27 inches

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Large Chinese gilt bronze Buddha, late qing dynasty, Raised on plinth and lotus throne seated in mudra of supreme enlightment with mand

Lot 7: Large Chinese gilt bronze Buddha, late qing dynasty, Raised on plinth and lotus throne seated in mudra of supreme enlightment with mand

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Description: Large Chinese gilt bronze Buddha late qing dynasty Raised on plinth and lotus throne seated in mudra of supreme enlightment with mandorla behind head. H: 45 inches

Condition Report: Wear to gilding; surface wear, soil, light corrosion -overall in good condition -intact and apparently unrepaired Descriptions provided in both printed and on-line catalogue formats do not include condition reports. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Interested bidders are strongly encouraged to request a condition report on any lots upon which they intend to bid, prior to placing a bid. All transactions are governed by Freeman's Conditions of Sale.

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Chinese Sino-Tibetan gilt bronze bodhisattva, 18th century, Seated in lalitasana on a double lotus base, hands in vitarka- and varadamu

Lot 8: Chinese Sino-Tibetan gilt bronze bodhisattva, 18th century, Seated in lalitasana on a double lotus base, hands in vitarka- and varadamu

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Description: Chinese Sino-Tibetan gilt bronze bodhisattva 18th century Seated in lalitasana on a double lotus base, hands in vitarka- and varadamudras, chest flanked by flowers around shoulders, base sealed. H: 6 3/4 inches PROVENANCE: Property from a prominent Philadelphia collector and scholar of East Asian Studies

Condition Report: minor patch and perferation at waist, gilding rubbed to reverse, face and hands Descriptions provided in both printed and on-line catalogue formats do not include condition reports. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Interested bidders are strongly encouraged to request a condition report on any lots upon which they intend to bid, prior to placing a bid. All transactions are governed by Freeman's Conditions of Sale.

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Chinese Sino-Tibetan gilt bronze banchan lama, 17th / 18th century, Seated in dhyanasana atop a rug and cushion base, his right hand in

Lot 9: Chinese Sino-Tibetan gilt bronze banchan lama, 17th / 18th century, Seated in dhyanasana atop a rug and cushion base, his right hand in

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Description: Chinese Sino-Tibetan gilt bronze banchan lama 17th / 18th century Seated in dhyanasana atop a rug and cushion base, his right hand in vitarka mudra and his left resting in his lap,wearing a broad mitre headdress flanked by flowers at his shoulders supporting attributes, with museum accession tag to base. H: 4 1/4 inches PROVENANCE: Property from a prominent Philadelphia collector and scholar of East Asian Studies Loaned to the Philadelphia Museum of Art, accession number 2-1957-6

Condition Report: alm's bowl missing, finger and foliate repaired, center of hat with rectangular, flush-mounted patch, perhaps applied soon following manufacture; base present with museum tag Descriptions provided in both printed and on-line catalogue formats do not include condition reports. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Interested bidders are strongly encouraged to request a condition report on any lots upon which they intend to bid, prior to placing a bid. All transactions are governed by Freeman's Conditions of Sale.

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Sino-Tibetan gilt bronze bodhisattva, 18th century, Seated in lalitasana on a double lotus base, hands in vitarka- and varadamudras, be

Lot 10: Sino-Tibetan gilt bronze bodhisattva, 18th century, Seated in lalitasana on a double lotus base, hands in vitarka- and varadamudras, be

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Description: Sino-Tibetan gilt bronze bodhisattva 18th century Seated in lalitasana on a double lotus base, hands in vitarka- and varadamudras, bejewelled and flanked by flowers around shoulders, beautiful facial features and gentle expression, traces of polychrome to hair. H: 6 3/4 inches PROVENANCE: Property from a prominent Philadelphia collector and scholar of East Asian Studies

Condition Report: moderate wear to gilding; loss of blue pigment to hair; lotus foot rest missing Chole visible (hole visible where originally attached); fingers of right hand slightly bent but seemingly original; index finger of left hand bent, middle finger missing and ring finger restored; no base plate; condition otherwise consistent with age Descriptions provided in both printed and on-line catalogue formats do not include condition reports. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Interested bidders are strongly encouraged to request a condition report on any lots upon which they intend to bid, prior to placing a bid. All transactions are governed by Freeman's Conditions of Sale.

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Chinese sino-tibetan gilt bronze bodhisattva, 18th century, Four arm manifestation of Avalokitesvara seated with legs crossed on a doub

Lot 11: Chinese sino-tibetan gilt bronze bodhisattva, 18th century, Four arm manifestation of Avalokitesvara seated with legs crossed on a doub

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Description: Chinese sino-tibetan gilt bronze bodhisattva 18th century Four arm manifestation of Avalokitesvara seated with legs crossed on a double lotus base wearing a crown and urna, hands held together in mudra. H: 6 3/4 inches PROVENANCE: Property from a prominent Philadelphia collector and scholar of East Asian Studies Loan to the Philadelphia Museum of Art, accession number 2-1957-3

Condition Report: moderate wear to gilding throughout; base plate intact; little fingers on each hand seemingly restored; otherwise with age consistent wear and patination Descriptions provided in both printed and on-line catalogue formats do not include condition reports. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Interested bidders are strongly encouraged to request a condition report on any lots upon which they intend to bid, prior to placing a bid. All transactions are governed by Freeman's Conditions of Sale.

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Unusual Korean gilt bronze Quanyin, choson period, Standing with hands at waist, over rock-work and scrolling sea, later wood stand.

Lot 12: Unusual Korean gilt bronze Quanyin, choson period, Standing with hands at waist, over rock-work and scrolling sea, later wood stand.

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Description: Unusual Korean gilt bronze Quanyin choson period Standing with hands at waist, over rock-work and scrolling sea, later wood stand. Bronze H: 8 1/2 in. PROVENANCE: Acquired in Korea in the 1970s

Condition Report: Descriptions provided in both printed and on-line catalogue formats do not include condition reports. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Interested bidders are strongly encouraged to request a condition report on any lots upon which they intend to bid, prior to placing a bid. All transactions are governed by Freeman's Conditions of Sale.

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Large lacquered and gilded bronze figure of a Buddhist Monk, ming dynasty, Heavy casting, standing with hands at waist, over lotus thro

Lot 13: Large lacquered and gilded bronze figure of a Buddhist Monk, ming dynasty, Heavy casting, standing with hands at waist, over lotus thro

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Description: Large lacquered and gilded bronze figure of a Buddhist Monk ming dynasty Heavy casting, standing with hands at waist, over lotus throne, well incised robe and modeled face, signs of old lacquer and gilding. H: 14 1/2 in. PROVENANCE: By repute, acquired in China by American missionaries during the 1930s

Condition Report: malachite patination to reverse causing small oxidization holes and missing element; right forefinger repaired, small old patch to top of head and back of shoulder, surface wear and patination consistent with age Descriptions provided in both printed and on-line catalogue formats do not include condition reports. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Interested bidders are strongly encouraged to request a condition report on any lots upon which they intend to bid, prior to placing a bid. All transactions are governed by Freeman's Conditions of Sale.

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Chinese bronze luohan statue, , The mottled figure adorned in well incised monastic robes with the right hand casted in the vitarka mud

Lot 14: Chinese bronze luohan statue, , The mottled figure adorned in well incised monastic robes with the right hand casted in the vitarka mud

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Description: Chinese bronze luohan statue The mottled figure adorned in well incised monastic robes with the right hand casted in the vitarka mudra while the other is shown in jnana mudra. The lohan is seated in full lotus atop a double lotus base. H: 4 3/4 inches

Condition Report: consistent wear throughout, loss of gilding and oxidation to crease areas Descriptions provided in both printed and on-line catalogue formats do not include condition reports. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Interested bidders are strongly encouraged to request a condition report on any lots upon which they intend to bid, prior to placing a bid. All transactions are governed by Freeman's Conditions of Sale.

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Chinese parcel gilt bronze dignitary, ming dynasty, Bearded figure seated on a bench raised upon a pedastol and holding a tablet to che

Lot 15: Chinese parcel gilt bronze dignitary, ming dynasty, Bearded figure seated on a bench raised upon a pedastol and holding a tablet to che

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Description: Chinese parcel gilt bronze dignitary ming dynasty Bearded figure seated on a bench raised upon a pedastol and holding a tablet to chest, traces of gilt left on face and robe. H: 11 1/4 inches PROVENANCE: Privately purchased from a Mid West Collection, 1/17/85

Condition Report: Descriptions provided in both printed and on-line catalogue formats do not include condition reports. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Interested bidders are strongly encouraged to request a condition report on any lots upon which they intend to bid, prior to placing a bid. All transactions are governed by Freeman's Conditions of Sale.

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Korean bronze statue, possibly 15th century, Seated boddhisattva raised on high draped plinth and lotus base.

Lot 16: Korean bronze statue, possibly 15th century, Seated boddhisattva raised on high draped plinth and lotus base.

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Description: Korean bronze statue possibly 15th century Seated boddhisattva raised on high draped plinth and lotus base. H: 9 inches

Condition Report: lacquer gone Descriptions provided in both printed and on-line catalogue formats do not include condition reports. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Interested bidders are strongly encouraged to request a condition report on any lots upon which they intend to bid, prior to placing a bid. All transactions are governed by Freeman's Conditions of Sale.

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Chinese bronze figure, ming dynasty, Standing shoulao with buldging belly and prominent forhead.

Lot 17: Chinese bronze figure, ming dynasty, Standing shoulao with buldging belly and prominent forhead.

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Description: Chinese bronze figure ming dynasty Standing shoulao with buldging belly and prominent forhead. H: 5 1/2 inches

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Chinese bronze model of zhenwu, ming dynasty, Seated in full armour with hands resting at knees.

Lot 18: Chinese bronze model of zhenwu, ming dynasty, Seated in full armour with hands resting at knees.

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Description: Chinese bronze model of zhenwu ming dynasty Seated in full armour with hands resting at knees. H: 6 inches PROVENANCE: Property from a prominent Philadelphia collector and scholar of East Asian Studies

Condition Report: Descriptions provided in both printed and on-line catalogue formats do not include condition reports. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Interested bidders are strongly encouraged to request a condition report on any lots upon which they intend to bid, prior to placing a bid. All transactions are governed by Freeman's Conditions of Sale.

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Chinese bronze model of Guanyin, ming dynasty, Modelled seated in royal ease, one hand holding a scroll and one hand resting on knee, r

Lot 19: Chinese bronze model of Guanyin, ming dynasty, Modelled seated in royal ease, one hand holding a scroll and one hand resting on knee, r

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Description: Chinese bronze model of Guanyin ming dynasty Modelled seated in royal ease, one hand holding a scroll and one hand resting on knee, raised on double lotus base. H: 6 inches PROVENANCE: Property from a prominent Philadelphia collector and scholar of East Asian Studies

Condition Report: Descriptions provided in both printed and on-line catalogue formats do not include condition reports. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Interested bidders are strongly encouraged to request a condition report on any lots upon which they intend to bid, prior to placing a bid. All transactions are governed by Freeman's Conditions of Sale.

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Chinese gilt bronze Daoist figure, 17th century, Seated, wearing hat and loose belt.

Lot 20: Chinese gilt bronze Daoist figure, 17th century, Seated, wearing hat and loose belt.

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Description: Chinese gilt bronze Daoist figure 17th century Seated, wearing hat and loose belt. H: 13 1/2 inches

Condition Report: one finger broken Descriptions provided in both printed and on-line catalogue formats do not include condition reports. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Interested bidders are strongly encouraged to request a condition report on any lots upon which they intend to bid, prior to placing a bid. All transactions are governed by Freeman's Conditions of Sale.

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Pair of Chinese gilt bronze belt buckles, qing dynasty, Each of oblong shape with individually-cast interlocking dragons among scrollin

Lot 21: Pair of Chinese gilt bronze belt buckles, qing dynasty, Each of oblong shape with individually-cast interlocking dragons among scrollin

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Description: Pair of Chinese gilt bronze belt buckles qing dynasty Each of oblong shape with individually-cast interlocking dragons among scrolling clouds suspending a loose ring; with later elements. L: 3 inches

Condition Report: in good condition with minor gilding loss from age and handling, not a pair Descriptions provided in both printed and on-line catalogue formats do not include condition reports. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Interested bidders are strongly encouraged to request a condition report on any lots upon which they intend to bid, prior to placing a bid. All transactions are governed by Freeman's Conditions of Sale.

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Five bronze water droppers, qing dynasty, Including a buffalo, a deer, a goat, a gilt bronze carrot and a mythical fox form dropper.

Lot 22: Five bronze water droppers, qing dynasty, Including a buffalo, a deer, a goat, a gilt bronze carrot and a mythical fox form dropper.

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Description: Five bronze water droppers qing dynasty Including a buffalo, a deer, a goat, a gilt bronze carrot and a mythical fox form dropper. L of largest: 3 1/2 inches

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Two Japanese iron tsuba and three mixed-metal sword fittings, edo period, Comprising a tsuba cast and gilded to show a mantis and grass

Lot 23: Two Japanese iron tsuba and three mixed-metal sword fittings, edo period, Comprising a tsuba cast and gilded to show a mantis and grass

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Description: Two Japanese iron tsuba and three mixed-metal sword fittings edo period Comprising a tsuba cast and gilded to show a mantis and grasshopper and another with a horse at the foot of a mountain; together with a matched gilded and shakudo fuchi and kashira, and an iron kozuka (5). L of largest: 3 inches PROVENANCE: Property from a prominent Philadelphia collector and scholar of East Asian Studies

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Rare Japanese oval iron tsuba, signed kaneiye, 17th century, The perforated iron plate decorated with two rolled and one open scroll in

Lot 23A: Rare Japanese oval iron tsuba, signed kaneiye, 17th century, The perforated iron plate decorated with two rolled and one open scroll in

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Description: Rare Japanese oval iron tsuba signed kaneiye, 17th century The perforated iron plate decorated with two rolled and one open scroll inscribed and accented with gilt details. D: 3 in. PROVENANCE: Property from a prominent Philadelphia collector and scholar of East Asian Studies

Condition Report: Descriptions provided in both printed and on-line catalogue formats do not include condition reports. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Interested bidders are strongly encouraged to request a condition report on any lots upon which they intend to bid, prior to placing a bid. All transactions are governed by Freeman's Conditions of Sale.

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Chinese gilt-splashed bronze vase, early qing dynasty, The high-shouldered vase tapering sharply to indented footring and splashed with

Lot 24: Chinese gilt-splashed bronze vase, early qing dynasty, The high-shouldered vase tapering sharply to indented footring and splashed with

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Description: Chinese gilt-splashed bronze vase early qing dynasty The high-shouldered vase tapering sharply to indented footring and splashed with uneven spots of gilding. H: 4 1/2 inches PROVENANCE: Deacessioned from the Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN. No. X. 1955 From a prominent Philadelphia collection

Condition Report: minor malachite oxidation spots to interior rim and near base on exterior, scratch marks and minor denting around footring but overall in very good condition Descriptions provided in both printed and on-line catalogue formats do not include condition reports. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Interested bidders are strongly encouraged to request a condition report on any lots upon which they intend to bid, prior to placing a bid. All transactions are governed by Freeman's Conditions of Sale.

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A Chinese archaistic ritual bronze wine vessel, jue, , The 'U'-shaped body is supported on three blade-form legs and is cast in low r

Lot 25: A Chinese archaistic ritual bronze wine vessel, jue, , The 'U'-shaped body is supported on three blade-form legs and is cast in low r

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Description: A Chinese archaistic ritual bronze wine vessel, jue The 'U'-shaped body is supported on three blade-form legs and is cast in low relief with archaic motifs banded around its waist, a curved handle protrudes from one side. H: 7 1/2 inches

Condition Report: slight impressions under rim, minor chip to rim Descriptions provided in both printed and on-line catalogue formats do not include condition reports. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Interested bidders are strongly encouraged to request a condition report on any lots upon which they intend to bid, prior to placing a bid. All transactions are governed by Freeman's Conditions of Sale.

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Chinese bronze covered censor, late qing dynasty, The square censer raised on tall scrolling cloud form feet, decorated to each side pa

Lot 27: Chinese bronze covered censor, late qing dynasty, The square censer raised on tall scrolling cloud form feet, decorated to each side pa

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Description: Chinese bronze covered censor late qing dynasty The square censer raised on tall scrolling cloud form feet, decorated to each side panel with children at play, and cover surmounted by a boy carrying a lion dance prop. H: 15 inches

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Chinese bronze head of a luohan, , Cast bald with long ear lobes and eye brows that touch the chin, eyes downcast in meditation.

Lot 28: Chinese bronze head of a luohan, , Cast bald with long ear lobes and eye brows that touch the chin, eyes downcast in meditation.

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Description: Chinese bronze head of a luohan Cast bald with long ear lobes and eye brows that touch the chin, eyes downcast in meditation. H of bust: 5 1/2 inches

Condition Report: Uneven edges around neck and a perferation on top of head, Descriptions provided in both printed and on-line catalogue formats do not include condition reports. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Interested bidders are strongly encouraged to request a condition report on any lots upon which they intend to bid, prior to placing a bid. All transactions are governed by Freeman's Conditions of Sale.

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Gilt bronze Buddhistic Dorje and bell, 19th century, Typical form, the bell with gilt bronze handle and silvered metal base.

Lot 29: Gilt bronze Buddhistic Dorje and bell, 19th century, Typical form, the bell with gilt bronze handle and silvered metal base.

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Description: Gilt bronze Buddhistic Dorje and bell 19th century Typical form, the bell with gilt bronze handle and silvered metal base. Dorje L: 7 in.

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Chinese bronze beast-form weight, late ming dynasty, Recumbent beast, well cast features.

Lot 30: Chinese bronze beast-form weight, late ming dynasty, Recumbent beast, well cast features.

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Description: Chinese bronze beast-form weight late ming dynasty Recumbent beast, well cast features. L: 2 1/2 in.

Condition Report: minor oxidation spots and gilding rubbed, overall good condition Descriptions provided in both printed and on-line catalogue formats do not include condition reports. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Interested bidders are strongly encouraged to request a condition report on any lots upon which they intend to bid, prior to placing a bid. All transactions are governed by Freeman's Conditions of Sale.

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Chinese gilt-splashed bronze peach-form tripod censer, qing dynasty, Cast as a peach-form coupe, cold-worked with stem and leaf, richly

Lot 31: Chinese gilt-splashed bronze peach-form tripod censer, qing dynasty, Cast as a peach-form coupe, cold-worked with stem and leaf, richly

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Description: Chinese gilt-splashed bronze peach-form tripod censer qing dynasty Cast as a peach-form coupe, cold-worked with stem and leaf, richly splashed throughout with specks of gold, elevated on two smaller peaches as feet; with hardwood cover and stand. H: 5 inches L: 10 1/2 inches PROVENANCE: Deacessioned from the Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN. No. to cover X.1972 From a prominent Philadelphia collection

Condition Report: well-handled patina throughout; some rough, dimpled and/or otherwise uneven surfaces perhaps attributable to intended organic form/ perhaps attributable in part to slight damage and mishandling; wooden cover with repaired knop Descriptions provided in both printed and on-line catalogue formats do not include condition reports. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Interested bidders are strongly encouraged to request a condition report on any lots upon which they intend to bid, prior to placing a bid. All transactions are governed by Freeman's Conditions of Sale.

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Chinese gilt-splashed bronze censer, xuande mark, 18th/19th century, Of bombe form with double beast head handles, the body decorated t

Lot 32: Chinese gilt-splashed bronze censer, xuande mark, 18th/19th century, Of bombe form with double beast head handles, the body decorated t

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Description: Chinese gilt-splashed bronze censer xuande mark, 18th/19th century Of bombe form with double beast head handles, the body decorated throughout with gold splashes, the base inscribed with apocryphal Da Ming Xuande nianzhi mark, associated wood cover. H: 2 3/4 inches PROVENANCE: From the collection of Dr. John Calvin Ferguson (1866-1945) and Mary Elizabeth Wilson (1866-1938). Acquired in China in 1890's to the early 1900's and thence by descent John Calvin Ferguson founded Nanjing University and Jiaotong University. He acted as a buyer of Chinese art for the Metropolitan Museum of Art and his personal collection forms the core of several art museums in China, Najing University, Shanhai Jiaotong University and Xian Jiaotong University.

Condition Report: good condition with even aged patina throughout; imperfect footrim; later lattice-carved cover with slight loss Descriptions provided in both printed and on-line catalogue formats do not include condition reports. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Interested bidders are strongly encouraged to request a condition report on any lots upon which they intend to bid, prior to placing a bid. All transactions are governed by Freeman's Conditions of Sale.

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Pair of Chinese bronze garlic head vases, ming dynasty, Pair of vases cast cold worked with chilong around elongated neck.

Lot 33: Pair of Chinese bronze garlic head vases, ming dynasty, Pair of vases cast cold worked with chilong around elongated neck.

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Description: Pair of Chinese bronze garlic head vases ming dynasty Pair of vases cast cold worked with chilong around elongated neck. H: 9 inches PROVENANCE: Purchased from Nagatani Inc, Chicago 1982

Condition Report: casting imperfections, malachite encrustation in grooves and oxidization spots, chips to footring of one and wiht scratchmarks throughout but overall good. Descriptions provided in both printed and on-line catalogue formats do not include condition reports. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Interested bidders are strongly encouraged to request a condition report on any lots upon which they intend to bid, prior to placing a bid. All transactions are governed by Freeman's Conditions of Sale.

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Chinese bronze garlic head chilong dragon vase, late ming dynasty, Cast narrowing around elongated neck, garlic bult form head mounted

Lot 34: Chinese bronze garlic head chilong dragon vase, late ming dynasty, Cast narrowing around elongated neck, garlic bult form head mounted

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Description: Chinese bronze garlic head chilong dragon vase late ming dynasty Cast narrowing around elongated neck, garlic bult form head mounted with a three clawed chilong. H: 13 inches PROVENANCE: Privately purchased from a Mid West Collection, 2/26/88

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Japanese bronze mirror, edo period, Petal circular form, cast to one side with peony blossoms amd bamboo leaves, the reverse with a rou

Lot 35: Japanese bronze mirror, edo period, Petal circular form, cast to one side with peony blossoms amd bamboo leaves, the reverse with a rou

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Description: Japanese bronze mirror edo period Petal circular form, cast to one side with peony blossoms amd bamboo leaves, the reverse with a round knob. D: 6 inches PROVENANCE: From the collection of Dr. John Calvin Ferguson (1866-1945) and Mary Elizabeth Wilson (1866-1938) acquired in China in 1890's to the early 1900's and thence by descent John Calvin Ferguson founded Nanjing University and Jiaotong University. He acted as a buyer of Chinese art for the Metropolitan Museum of Art and his personal collection forms the core of several art museums in China, Najing University, Shanhai Jiaotong University and Xian Jiaotong University.

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Chinese archaic bronze vessel, , Fang hu form, square cross section with loose ring handles suspending from archaic masks.

Lot 36: Chinese archaic bronze vessel, , Fang hu form, square cross section with loose ring handles suspending from archaic masks.

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Description: Chinese archaic bronze vessel Fang hu form, square cross section with loose ring handles suspending from archaic masks. H: 19 inches PROVENANCE: By repute purchased from Rare Art, New York 1980's

Condition Report: blue and green encrustation throughout Descriptions provided in both printed and on-line catalogue formats do not include condition reports. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Interested bidders are strongly encouraged to request a condition report on any lots upon which they intend to bid, prior to placing a bid. All transactions are governed by Freeman's Conditions of Sale.

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Chinese bronze ' Ci Fei' mirror, song dyansty, Foliate shaped with four characters over celestial waves, dragons and boat.

Lot 37: Chinese bronze ' Ci Fei' mirror, song dyansty, Foliate shaped with four characters over celestial waves, dragons and boat.

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Description: Chinese bronze ' Ci Fei' mirror song dyansty Foliate shaped with four characters over celestial waves, dragons and boat. D: 6 1/2 in. PROVENANCE: Acquired by US State Dept Officer in Japan before 1950 For a similar example see: Christies lot 1470, Sale 2658

Condition Report: malachite oxidation spot to front, surface layer peeling slightly on edges. Descriptions provided in both printed and on-line catalogue formats do not include condition reports. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Interested bidders are strongly encouraged to request a condition report on any lots upon which they intend to bid, prior to placing a bid. All transactions are governed by Freeman's Conditions of Sale.

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Chinese bronze lotus base, 17th century, Hexagonal plinth supporting a balancing lotus base.

Lot 38: Chinese bronze lotus base, 17th century, Hexagonal plinth supporting a balancing lotus base.

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Description: Chinese bronze lotus base 17th century Hexagonal plinth supporting a balancing lotus base. H: 10 1/2 inches

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Ban Chiang Vase, late period 300bc-200ad, The large red and buff painted pottery vessel with elaborate swirling geometric designs.

Lot 39: Ban Chiang Vase, late period 300bc-200ad, The large red and buff painted pottery vessel with elaborate swirling geometric designs.

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Description: Ban Chiang Vase late period 300bc-200ad The large red and buff painted pottery vessel with elaborate swirling geometric designs. H: 13 1/2 inches PROVENANCE: Collection of James E. Bogle; Philadelphia, PA Acquired 22 April 2001 from I.M. Chait Gallery/Auctioneers 9930 Center Drive, Beverly Hills, CA 90201

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Large Chinese hare's fur tea bowl, , Of typical form slightly concaving inward at mouthrim, the brown and glack glaze drips naturally

Lot 40: Large Chinese hare's fur tea bowl, , Of typical form slightly concaving inward at mouthrim, the brown and glack glaze drips naturally

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Description: Large Chinese hare's fur tea bowl Of typical form slightly concaving inward at mouthrim, the brown and glack glaze drips naturally leaving footring unglazed. D: 7 7/8 inches PROVENANCE: Purchased from Rare Art New York, 1990s

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Korean White Glazed Bottle Vase, 19th century, The vase in pear shaped form with full rounded sides, tapering towards the neck and a li

Lot 41: Korean White Glazed Bottle Vase, 19th century, The vase in pear shaped form with full rounded sides, tapering towards the neck and a li

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Description: Korean White Glazed Bottle Vase 19th century The vase in pear shaped form with full rounded sides, tapering towards the neck and a lipped rim; covered overall with a white glaze. H: 8 inches PROVENANCE: Collection of James E. Bogle; Philadelphia, PA Acquired 1975; gift from the mayor of Mogpo City, Korea

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Chinese Shiwan meiping vase, ming dynasty, The stoneware pot covered throughout in an ivory white crazing slip glaze, relief molded wit

Lot 42: Chinese Shiwan meiping vase, ming dynasty, The stoneware pot covered throughout in an ivory white crazing slip glaze, relief molded wit

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Description: Chinese Shiwan meiping vase ming dynasty The stoneware pot covered throughout in an ivory white crazing slip glaze, relief molded with a continuous stalk of peony blossoms. H: 14 inches PROVENANCE: From the Maurer-Turner collection, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Similar example in Museum of Philadelphia, accession number 1882-310

Condition Report: glaze imperfection and crackalores at lip, largely repaired as seen from cracklines that run across half of the vase Descriptions provided in both printed and on-line catalogue formats do not include condition reports. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Interested bidders are strongly encouraged to request a condition report on any lots upon which they intend to bid, prior to placing a bid. All transactions are governed by Freeman's Conditions of Sale.

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Chinese ivory-glazed tripod censer, song dynasty, Cylindrical form, moulded with string bands and huiwen to waist, raised on scroll tie

Lot 43: Chinese ivory-glazed tripod censer, song dynasty, Cylindrical form, moulded with string bands and huiwen to waist, raised on scroll tie

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Description: Chinese ivory-glazed tripod censer song dynasty Cylindrical form, moulded with string bands and huiwen to waist, raised on scroll tiered feet; unglazed interior and base revealing burnt orange color. H: 4 inches PROVENANCE: Deacessioned from the Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN with number to base illegible From a prominent Philadelphia collection

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Chinese crackle-glazed porcelain Guanyin, qing dynasty, The finely moulded figure wearing robes, draped loosely around the shoulders to

Lot 44: Chinese crackle-glazed porcelain Guanyin, qing dynasty, The finely moulded figure wearing robes, draped loosely around the shoulders to

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Description: Chinese crackle-glazed porcelain Guanyin qing dynasty The finely moulded figure wearing robes, draped loosely around the shoulders to reveal a beaded necklace, seated with her legs crossed, with one arm resting on her raised right knee, the other arm holding a ruyi sceptre. H: 10 inches w/o base

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Pair of Chinese molded and iron red highlighted meiping vases, , The crackle glazed vases molded in relief with dragons pursuing pearls

Lot 45: Pair of Chinese molded and iron red highlighted meiping vases, , The crackle glazed vases molded in relief with dragons pursuing pearls

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Description: Pair of Chinese molded and iron red highlighted meiping vases The crackle glazed vases molded in relief with dragons pursuing pearls and lingzhi heads around neck, highlighted with red and black cloud motifs; rim and base with later brass enforcements. H: 11 1/2 inches

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Chinese white glazed porcelain brushpot, , Of cyclindrical form, set on three lappet supports.

Lot 46: Chinese white glazed porcelain brushpot, , Of cyclindrical form, set on three lappet supports.

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Description: Chinese white glazed porcelain brushpot Of cyclindrical form, set on three lappet supports. H: 5 inches

Condition Report: two feet missing and repaired to a matte color Descriptions provided in both printed and on-line catalogue formats do not include condition reports. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Interested bidders are strongly encouraged to request a condition report on any lots upon which they intend to bid, prior to placing a bid. All transactions are governed by Freeman's Conditions of Sale.

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Chinese white-glazed dehua tripod censer, 17th / 18th century, Of cylindrical form molded on the sides with horizontal ribs, under a cr

Lot 47: Chinese white-glazed dehua tripod censer, 17th / 18th century, Of cylindrical form molded on the sides with horizontal ribs, under a cr

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Description: Chinese white-glazed dehua tripod censer 17th / 18th century Of cylindrical form molded on the sides with horizontal ribs, under a cream colored glaze raised on scroll feet. H: 5 inches D: 6 1/2 inches

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Chinese dehua porcelain censer, 17th century, Typical compressed cylindrical form, molded beast mask handles, over conforming foot rim,

Lot 48: Chinese dehua porcelain censer, 17th century, Typical compressed cylindrical form, molded beast mask handles, over conforming foot rim,

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Description: Chinese dehua porcelain censer 17th century Typical compressed cylindrical form, molded beast mask handles, over conforming foot rim, and buff foot. D: 6 1/2 in.

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Chinese white-glazed porcelain bird feeder and covered paste box, , Including a peach form bird feeder and a circular paste box.

Lot 49: Chinese white-glazed porcelain bird feeder and covered paste box, , Including a peach form bird feeder and a circular paste box.

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Description: Chinese white-glazed porcelain bird feeder and covered paste box Including a peach form bird feeder and a circular paste box. H of bird feeder: 2 inches

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Chinese blanc de chine Guanyin, 17th century, The Songzi Guanyin dressed in loose robes and bejewelled to chest, seated on perforated r

Lot 50: Chinese blanc de chine Guanyin, 17th century, The Songzi Guanyin dressed in loose robes and bejewelled to chest, seated on perforated r

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Description: Chinese blanc de chine Guanyin 17th century The Songzi Guanyin dressed in loose robes and bejewelled to chest, seated on perforated rockwork with downcast gaze and holding a child on her lap; both figures of long and sinuous proportion; with later wood base. H: 10 1/2 inches PROVENANCE: From a prominent Philadelphia collection

Condition Report: boy's foot chipped and missing, Guayin's foot with crackline, minor frets to edges of the robes Descriptions provided in both printed and on-line catalogue formats do not include condition reports. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Interested bidders are strongly encouraged to request a condition report on any lots upon which they intend to bid, prior to placing a bid. All transactions are governed by Freeman's Conditions of Sale.

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