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Auction Description for Czerny's International Auction House: Chinese and Asian Antiques
Viewing Notes:
Exhibition: from Monday 3rd to Friday 7th of June, 2013 from 10 am to 1 pm, from 3 pm to 6 pm Czerny's International Auction House P.zza Vittorio Veneto 17, 19038 Sarzana (SP), Italy
Sale Notes:
www.invaluable.com/czernys

Chinese and Asian Antiques

by Czerny's International Auction House


238 lots with images

June 8, 2013

Live Auction

Piazza V. Veneto, 17 - 19

Sarzana (SP), 19038 Italy

Phone: +39 0187 691 376

Fax: +39 0187 692 703

Email: info@czernys.com

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A silver sword

Lot 1: A silver sword

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Description: Single-edged blade. The grip decorated with woven silver threads, the scabbard chiselled with Kirtimukha masks. dating: 18th Century dimensions: length 87.5 cm.

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An important Yuan saddle

Lot 2: An important Yuan saddle

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Description: Fine saddle of galuchat and silk brocade, complete with harness. Tears, holes and moth damages at the fabric. dating: Yuan (1271-1368) dimensions: 54 cm.

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A big fahua vase

Lot 3: A big fahua vase

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Description: Tripod provided with big handles, decorated with relieved dragons and peonies of turquoise and mustard yellow enamels. dating: Ming (1368-1644) dimensions: height 42 cm.

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A fine brush pot marked Qianlong

Lot 4: A fine brush pot marked Qianlong

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Description: Quadrangular shape, cinnabar lacquer ground patterned with key-fret and small swastikas and decorated with floral motifs depicting iris and bamboo. At the black lacquer vase the four-character mark Qianlong. dating: Qianlong (1736-1795) dimensions: 9,5x9,5x14 cm.

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A hard wood and jade important scepter

Lot 5: A hard wood and jade important scepter

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Description: The rosewood (probably zitan) support is finely decorated with a long calligraphy featuring archaic characters enriched with silver thread inlays. The three celadon jade plaques decorated with Buddhist emblems and calligraphy. Period 18-19th Century.A part of wood is missing at the back of the lower plaque, chips at the upper part, signs of wear and restorations. dating: Qing (1644-1911) dimensions: length 56,5 cm.

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A pair of gilt bronze ornaments, Han period

Lot 6: A pair of gilt bronze ornaments, Han period

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Description: Typically shaped as a Taotié mask. Han dynasty or later. dating: Western Han (206 B.C. - A.D. 25) dimensions: 3.5 x 2.8 cm.

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A silver-plated bronze mirror

Lot 7: A silver-plated bronze mirror

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Description: Circular shape, decorated with relieved effigy of animals and vine shoots. Tang or later. dating: Tang (618-907) dimensions: diameter 11.4 cm.

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A bronze mirror

Lot 8: A bronze mirror

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Description: Circular shape, decorated with relieved effigy of a landscape with buildings, trees and characters. dating: Ming (1368-1644) dimensions: diameter 11.5 cm.

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A bronze mirror

Lot 9: A bronze mirror

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Description: Circular shape, decorated with relieved effigy of dragons chasing the flaming pearl. dating: Ming (1368-1644) dimensions: diameter 12.5 cm.

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A bronze mirror

Lot 10: A bronze mirror

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Description: Circular shape. dating: Ming (1368-1644) dimensions: diameter 4.7 cm.

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A Jianyao hare's fur bowls

Lot 11: A Jianyao hare's fur bowls

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Description: Typical conical shape, the interior with hare's fur markings on a blu black glaze suffused with iron red spot all on a russet brown slip the unglazed foot revealing the purplish brown body. The smaller in good condition, the other with small cheap on foot. dating: Southern Song (1127-1279) dimensions: diameter 12,2 e 11,9 cm.

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A bronze figure of Guanyin

Lot 12: A bronze figure of Guanyin

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Description: Seated in vajrasana, both hands holding the ruyi sceptre, wearing under garment secured with a ribbon, wide sleeved mantle covering both shoulders, bejewelled, the face with serene expression. Small breaks at the back and small holes. dating: Ming (1368-1644) dimensions: height 20,5 cm.

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A bronze figure of Buddha Shakyamuni

Lot 13: A bronze figure of Buddha Shakyamuni

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Description: Seated in vajrasana on a lotus base cast with a triple layer of upturned petals, both hands in dhyanamudra, clad in a monk's attire including mantle covering both shoulders, its border incised with flower-heads, his face displaying a serene expression with downcast eyes, smiling lips, curled hair-dress and ushnisha topped with a ratna. Small hole on the side between the leg and the base. dating: Ming (1368-1644) dimensions: height 19,5 cm.

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A bronze statue of Guanti

Lot 14: A bronze statue of Guanti

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Description: Depicted standing on one foot, with right arm raised; near the left foot a small animal. dating: Ming (1368-1644) dimensions: height 24 cm.

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A lacquered bronze effigy of a warrior

Lot 15: A lacquered bronze effigy of a warrior

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Description: Standing on a small base. 18th Century. dating: Ming (1368-1644) dimensions: height 15,5 cm.

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A bronze statue

Lot 16: A bronze statue

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Description: Depicting an attendant standing. Small damages. dating: Ming (1368-1644) dimensions: height 15.7 cm.

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A bronze statue

Lot 17: A bronze statue

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Description: Depicting a female figure standing on a pierced, quadrangular base. dating: Qing (1644-1911) dimensions: height 18 cm.

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Gilt bronze figure of Amitayus Qianlong mark and period

Lot 18: Gilt bronze figure of Amitayus Qianlong mark and period

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Description: Seated in vajrasana on a blanket draped over the rim of the pierced throne with both hands in dhyanamudra, wearing dhoti, bejewelled, scarf bandoleer his chest, his face displaying a serene expression with downcast eyes, elongated earlobes with ear ornaments, his hair coiffed in a chignon topped with a lotus bud and secured with a five-leaf tiara partly missing. The rim of base inscribed with nine character mark Qianlong and of the period. dating: Qianlong (1736-1795) dimensions: height 19 cm.

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A partly enamelledand gilt bronze figure of Bodhidharma

Lot 19: A partly enamelledand gilt bronze figure of Bodhidharma

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Description: Depicted on his knees, the body completely covered by a turquoise robe decorated with clouds. Face with severe expression. dating: Qing (1644-1911) dimensions: height 16 cm.

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A burgoté lacquer bowl

Lot 20: A burgoté lacquer bowl

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Description: Curved sides with flared border resting on a short, ring-shaped foot. Brown lacquer ground decorated with mother of pearl floral motifs. dating: Qing (1644-1911) dimensions: diameter 20,5 cm.

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A fine lacquer box marked Kangxi

Lot 21: A fine lacquer box marked Kangxi

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Description: Quadrangular shape, at the black lacquer cover a fine golden decoration depicting figures in a landscape featuring trees, rocks and pagodas. At the bottom the apocryphal mark Kangxi. dating: 20th Century dimensions: 32,5x32,5x1 cm.

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A fine lacquer box

Lot 22: A fine lacquer box

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Description: Oval shape, black lacquer cover with golden decoration depicting characters entertaining themselves in a landscape. dating: Qing (1644-1911) dimensions: 22,5x13x11 cm.

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A pair of burgoté lacquer bowls

Lot 23: A pair of burgoté lacquer bowls

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Description: Black lacquer ground decorated with mother of pearls inlays depicting geometrical motifs. Signs of wear. dating: Qing (1644-1911) dimensions: diameter 6,5 cm.

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Four lacquer bowls

Lot 24: Four lacquer bowls

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Description: Black ground decorated with mother of pearl inlays.Signs of wear and cracks due to the epoch. dating: Ming (1368-1644) dimensions: diameter 12,1 cm.

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A lacquer box

Lot 25: A lacquer box

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Description: Hexagonal shape, the cover decorated with the effigy of characters. dating: Qing (1644-1911) dimensions: 16,5x16,5x8 cm.

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A pair of lacquer plates

Lot 26: A pair of lacquer plates

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Description: Quadrangular shape with curved brim and small border, black lacquered ground decorated with mother of pearl inlays depicting landscape with figures and pagodas.Parts of lacquer missing at the back. dating: Ming (1368-1644) dimensions: 12x12x1,2 cm.

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A cinnabar lacquer box

Lot 27: A cinnabar lacquer box

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Description: Oval shape decorated with effigy of peonies, characters and plants. dating: Qing (1644-1911) dimensions: diameter 16,5 cm.

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A cinnabar lacquer vase

Lot 28: A cinnabar lacquer vase

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Description: Globular body, long neck decorated with branches of peony. dating: 19th Century dimensions: height 20,5 cm.

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Two cinnabar lacquer boxes

Lot 29: Two cinnabar lacquer boxes

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Description: Circular shape. The biggest one decorated with effigy of characters, the other with a basket and flowers. dating: Qianlong (1736-1795) dimensions: diameter 6 e 6,9 cm.

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A fine cinnabar lacquer box

Lot 30: A fine cinnabar lacquer box

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Description: Oval shape with lobed borders. The ground patterned with small geometrical motifs and decorated with effigy of characters and plants. Parts missing and signs of wear. dating: Qianlong (1736-1795) dimensions: 11,5x9x4,5 cm.

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A cinnabar lacquer box

Lot 31: A cinnabar lacquer box

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Description: Rectangular shape decorated with floral motifs on the sides and effigy of characters on the cover. Small cracks and parts missing. dating: Qing (1644-1911) dimensions: 16x7,5x10,5 cm.

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A Blanc de Chine porcelain figure of Guanyin

Lot 32: A Blanc de Chine porcelain figure of Guanyin

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Description: Seated with a child on her lap and attendants on her sides. dating: 18th Century dimensions: height 22,5 cm.

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A Blanc de Chine porcelain figure of Guanyin

Lot 33: A Blanc de Chine porcelain figure of Guanyin

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Description: Seated with hands on her lap and attendants on her sides. dating: 18th Century dimensions: height 24,5 cm.

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A Blanc de Chine seal

Lot 34: A Blanc de Chine seal

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Description: Small seal with quadrangular base surmounted by a Foo dog. Milk white porcelain. dating: Kangxi (1662-1722) dimensions: height 3,3 cm.

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A porcelain group

Lot 35: A porcelain group

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Description: Depicting Shoushing seated on a tall base where is a turtle, on the left side of the deity is a deer. Breaks and parts missing. dating: Qing (1644-1911) dimensions: height 31 cm.

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A porcelain vase with underglaze blue decorations

Lot 36: A porcelain vase with underglaze blue decorations

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Description: Slender shape decorated with landscape featuring trees, rocks and pagodas. dating: 19th Century dimensions: height 59 cm.

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A cobalt blue small vase

Lot 37: A cobalt blue small vase

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Description: Globular shape, short and flared neck, fine cobalt blue glaze. At the white enamelled base the underglaze, blue double circle. dating: Kangxi (1662-1722) dimensions: height 7 cm.

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A six-panel wooden screen

Lot 38: A six-panel wooden screen

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Description: Finely decorated on one side with effigy of branches of peony and birds. dating: Qing (1644-1911) dimensions: 150x100 cm.

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A fine lacquer panel

Lot 39: A fine lacquer panel

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Description: Finely decorated with the effigy of a vase of flowers with ivory and mother of pearl corollas, at the bottom a porcelain vase and ivory and mother of pearl pomegranates. A small mother of pearl petal missing. dating: Meiji Period (1868-1912) dimensions: 89x58,5 cm.

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A nice cinnabar lacquer table screen

Lot 40: A nice cinnabar lacquer table screen

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Description: Cinnabar lacquer screen decorated with floral motifs at the border, at the center a court scene with effigy characters and children under trees. Complete with a pierced, wooden stand. Small parts missing at the stand.Dimensions max: cm 48x17,5x44,5; screen:cm 40x29,5 dating: Qing (1644-1911) dimensions: 48x17,5x44 cm.

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A sculpted bamboo

Lot 41: A sculpted bamboo

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Description: Depicting Budai seated on a tall rock where some children are climbing. 18th-19th Century. dating: Qing (1644-1911) dimensions: height 29 cm.

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An ink plate

Lot 42: An ink plate

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Description: Rectangular shape, decorated with relieved effigy of dragons. Marked Qianlong on a side. dating: Qianlong (1736-1795) dimensions: 7.7x23.2 cm.

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A large porcelain snuff bottle

Lot 43: A large porcelain snuff bottle

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Description: Decorated with underglaze, iron red and blue effigy of animals, at the base a small animal under a tree. dating: Qing (1644-1911) dimensions: height 13 cm.

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A jade snuff bottle

Lot 44: A jade snuff bottle

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Description: Typical shape complete with stopper, celadon stone with brown shades. dating: Qing (1644-1911) dimensions: height 7,7 cm.

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A beautiful ivory figure of Guanyin

Lot 45: A beautiful ivory figure of Guanyin

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Description: Shown standing, holding a vase and a basket with fish in her hands, finely sculpted robes enriched with jewels, at the front a phoenix and at the base a dragon; detailed face with serene expression, on her head a figure of Buddha hides the hairdo. On a large, hard wood base. Pre CITES (Washington Convention) item. dating: early 20th Century dimensions: height 97 cm.

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A small box of Canton sculpted ivory

Lot 46: A small box of Canton sculpted ivory

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Description: Globular shape, the body decorated with effigy of plants and birds, the cover with two dragons. dating: Qing (1644-1911) dimensions: height 6,5 cm.

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A lot of four ivory netzuke

Lot 47: A lot of four ivory netzuke

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Description: dating: circa 1700 dimensions: height 6 max cm.

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A netzuke

Lot 48: A netzuke

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Description: Depicting three characters under the branches of a pine tree. The head of one of them is missing. dating: 18th Century dimensions: height 3,7 cm.

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A coral figure of Budai

Lot 49: A coral figure of Budai

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Description: Depicted seated, wearing his robe which shows the body with the prominent belly; smiling expression. Fine, red coral. dating: 19th Century dimensions: height 3,8 cm.

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A steatite seal

Lot 50: A steatite seal

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Description: Quadrangular base surmounted by a Pho dog. dating: 19th Century dimensions: height 7,5 cm.

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