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Auction Description for Altair Auctions: Asian Art and Antiques

Asian Art and Antiques

by Altair Auctions


598 lots | 597 with images

August 3, 2013

Live Auction

151 Carnegie Row

Norwood, MA, 02062 USA

Phone: 781-349-8388

Fax: 781-349-8327

Email: info@altair-auctions.com

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Chinese Yixing Teapot

Lot 1: Chinese Yixing Teapot

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Description: China, Yixing teapot, in an upright form, decorated with incised and painted foliate branches, the top handle is formed to resemble a gourd stem, signature on base attributed to Shen Han Shen. Height 5 1/2 in., Width 6 in.

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Chinese Yixing Teapot

Lot 2: Chinese Yixing Teapot

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Description: China, Yixing teapot, stout pot in a rounded form, decorated with incised swirling stylized waves, signature on base attributed to Gu Jin Zhou. Height 7 1/2 in., Width 4 in.

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Chinese Yixing Teapot

Lot 3: Chinese Yixing Teapot

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Description: China, Yixing teapot, in a circular form, decorated with a painted scene of landscape with a building, mark on base attributed to Zhou Guo Zhang. Height 3 in., Width 6 1/2 in.

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Chinese Yixing Teapot

Lot 4: Chinese Yixing Teapot

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Description: China, Yixing teapot, in a rounded form on footed base, with an image of a Buddha head in relief decorating the lid with a bead as the dot of enlightenment. Height 2 1/2 in., Width 5 in.

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Chinese Yixing Teapot

Lot 5: Chinese Yixing Teapot

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Description: China, Zisha teapot, in a square form, long stem handle, decorated in relief with swimming, open-mouthed fish throughout the body, mark on base. Height 6 in.

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Chinese Yixing Plate

Lot 6: Chinese Yixing Plate

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Description: China, Yixing plate, glazed in white with a thin line blue painting of a scholar under a tree, the underside is kept in clay with a mark on the base. Diameter 10 3/4 in.

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Chinese Yixing Teapot

Lot 7: Chinese Yixing Teapot

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Description: China, Yixing teapot, in a rounded form, decorated in relief with natural forms, signature on base attributed to Nang Yan Xing. Width 7 1/2 in., Height 3 in.

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Chinese Yixing Teapot

Lot 8: Chinese Yixing Teapot

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Description: China, ROC Period, Yixing teapot, in a bulbous form and bright red in color, with a red cord connecting the lid and handle, symbols marking the inside of the lid and a mark on base. Height 3 1/2 in., Width 5 1/2 in.

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Chinese Yixing Glazed Teapot

Lot 9: Chinese Yixing Glazed Teapot

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Description: China, glazed Yixing teapot, in an upright form, with a mythical animal on the lid, with a painted scene of a panda and bamboo on the front, mark on base. Height 6 1/4 in., Width 6 1/2 in.

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Chinese Yixing Teapot

Lot 10: Chinese Yixing Teapot

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Description: China, Yixing teapot, in an irregular hexagonal form, decorated with incised calligraphy characters on the side and symbols of fortune on the lid, mark on base attributed to Shi Xiao Ma. Height 3 in., Width 6 in.

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Chinese Yixing Teapot

Lot 11: Chinese Yixing Teapot

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Description: China, Yixing teapot, in the form of a dragon, with the spout being the head and the tail the handle, the lid has a flame top, colorful stone inlays are dotted about the body, signature stamp on base. Height 3 3/4 in., Width 6 in.

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Chinese Yixing Teapot, Signed Gu Jing Zhou

Lot 12: Chinese Yixing Teapot, Signed Gu Jing Zhou

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Description: China, Yixing teapot, signed Gu Jing Zhou, featuring an angular shape and looping handle, with written certificate. Height 5 1/2 in., Width 5 1/2 in.

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Chinese Yixing Teapot, Signed Chen Manshen

Lot 13: Chinese Yixing Teapot, Signed Chen Manshen

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Description: China, 19th C., Yixing teapot decorated with landscape scene and calligraphy, signed Chen Manshen. Height 7 in., Width 4 in.

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Chinese Yixing Teapot, Signed Gongchan

Lot 14: Chinese Yixing Teapot, Signed Gongchan

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Description: China, 19th C., three footed Yixing teapot with prominent frog figure on top of lid, signed Gongchan. Height 6 1/2 in., Width 4 1/2 in.

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Chinese Yixing Teapot

Lot 15: Chinese Yixing Teapot

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Description: China, 19th C., very rare Yixing teapot by a master teapot maker, Wu Ting Yue, in a bulbous form with a handle and a spout, Chinese calligraphy incised on shoulder with two scholars playing chess inside the lower part of the teapot, supported by a pierced openwork of plants, cover with an elephant as finial, and the base has tripods with incised bat motifs and maker's name. Height 6 1/4 in., Width 4 1/2 in.

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Lot 16: Chinese Yixing Tea Pot, Attributed to Gu Jinzhou

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Description: China, Yixing tea pot, in a round form, decorated in relief with a basket weave design at the base, and figures of crabs shells and a frog, attributed to Gu Jinzhou. Height 9 in., Width 13 in.

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Chinese Carved Horn Cup

Lot 17: Chinese Carved Horn Cup

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Description: China, 19th C., carved horn cup, with a rounded lip opening and a slight footed base. Height 3 1/8 in., Width 4 1/8 in.

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Two Chinese Carved Horn Mythical Creatures

Lot 18: Two Chinese Carved Horn Mythical Creatures

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Description: China, two pieces of horn, carved to represent two matching foo lions, expertly carved to embrace the natural shading of the horn with intricate details throughout. Length 3 1/4 in.

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Chinese Horn Footed Cup

Lot 19: Chinese Horn Footed Cup

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Description: China, carved horn, flared rim with tapering sides to a high footed, flared base, elegant and smooth, natural coloring highlights the great beauty of the grain. Height 3 in., Width 3 1/2 in.

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Chinese Carved Horn Bowl

Lot 20: Chinese Carved Horn Bowl

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Description: China, carved horn bowl, flared rim and sides undulating down to footed base, smooth finish throughout with natural, elegant shading in grainy reds, yellows and brown. Height 2 in., Diameter 4 5/8 in.

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Chinese Ivory Handled Magnifying Glass

Lot 21: Chinese Ivory Handled Magnifying Glass

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Description: China, 19th C., ivory-handled magnifying glass, with a carved and decorated handle in floral design with elegant silver mounting and a fine thread tassel. Length 9 in., Width 4 in.

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Chinese Carved Horn Cup

Lot 22: Chinese Carved Horn Cup

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Description: China, carved horn cup with an open, flared rim, wide body and slight curve, on footed base, highlighting the natural form and coloring of the horn. Height 2 3/4 in., Width 4 3/4 in.

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Chinese Carved Horn Bowl

Lot 23: Chinese Carved Horn Bowl

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Description: China, horned bowl on footed base, carved ornately with auspicious symbols, key-fret design around lip. Height 2 1/2 in., Diameter 4 in.

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Chinese Carved Horn Libation Cup

Lot 24: Chinese Carved Horn Libation Cup

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Description: China, intricately detailed carved horn libation cup, depicting scholar figures gathered under tree branches. Height 6 in., Diameter 3 1/2 in.

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Chinese Carved Horn Buddha

Lot 25: Chinese Carved Horn Buddha

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Description: China, carved horn figure of Buddha, in a form that follows the natural shape of the horn, with detailed robes and a pleasant facial expression. Height 9 in.

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Chinese Rhinoceros Horn Libation Cup

Lot 26: Chinese Rhinoceros Horn Libation Cup

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Description: Finely carved on the exterior with swirling wood grains simulating pine skin with a gnarled branch extending into the interior of the cup. Width 6 in. Provenance: Estate of Mr. John Keane, Atherton, California

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Chinese Rhinoceros Horn Buddhist Stupa

Lot 27: Chinese Rhinoceros Horn Buddhist Stupa

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Description: China, 19th C, tiered base rising to a stepped plinth supported on lotus throne carved with four Bodhisattvas, tapering to a seated Buddha. Height 7.6 in

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Chinese Rhinoceros Horn Dragon Bowl

Lot 28: Chinese Rhinoceros Horn Dragon Bowl

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Description: China, Dragon Bowl, smooth plain interior, exterior carved with dragons chasing flaming pearls over rolling waves, Qianlong mark on base. Diameter 4.5 in.

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Chinese Carved Cigarette Box

Lot 29: Chinese Carved Cigarette Box

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Description: China, 19th/20th C., lightly translucent carved cigarette box with diamond floral patterning. Height 2 in., Width 5/8 in., Length 3 in.

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Chinese Carved Ivory Tusk

Lot 30: Chinese Carved Ivory Tusk

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Description: China, intricately carved ivory tusk decorated with scholar figures, pine trees and animal figures, with a carved, four footed, wooden stand. Length 19 1/2 in., Height with stand, 8 in.

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Chinese Carved Ivory Scene

Lot 31: Chinese Carved Ivory Scene

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Description: China, carved ivory scene of a dragon and a man in a rocky landscape on a wood base. Length 14 in., Height with stand, 8 in., Height without, 5 in.

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Chinese Carved Agate Bowl

Lot 32: Chinese Carved Agate Bowl

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Description: China, 19th C., carved agate bowl in an irregular form, on a wooden base decorated with gilt symbols around the edges. Height 2 in., Width 4 in.

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Pair of Chinese Bone Foo Lions

Lot 33: Pair of Chinese Bone Foo Lions

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Description: China, a pair of foo lions, made from bones, great detailing of the face and mane, sitting on a highly patterned base including key fret design. Height 32 1/2 in., Width 23 3/4 in., Length 16 in.

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Chinese Carved Rhinoceros Horn Cup

Lot 34: Chinese Carved Rhinoceros Horn Cup

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Description: China, smoothly carved rhinoceros horn cup, with a slightly flared rim and footed base. Height 2 1/2 in. Diameter 3 1/4 in.

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Chinese Hinged Ivory Case

Lot 35: Chinese Hinged Ivory Case

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Description: China, 19th C., small hinged case with ivory cover and back, carved with a floral motif, purple interior. Length 5 1/2 in., Width 2 1/2 in.

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Chinese Bone Figure of a Boy Holding a Fish

Lot 36: Chinese Bone Figure of a Boy Holding a Fish

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Description: China, figure of a boy holding a fish, composed of carved pieces of bone with patterned surfaces. Height 25 in.

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Chinese Rhinoceros Horn Vase

Lot 37: Chinese Rhinoceros Horn Vase

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Description: China,19th C., rhinoceros horn vase elongated body with tall flared neck and tapered body, characteristic golden brown color, with Hongmu wood stand. Weight 285 grams, Height 5 1/4 in.Provenance: Estate of Mr. Chris Kain, Denver, Colorado.

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Chinese Copper Red Vase

Lot 38: Chinese Copper Red Vase

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Description: China, copper red vase, with a long neck, pronounced shoulder, and footed base, decorated with a natural flower pattern and auspicious symbols, Qianlong mark on base. Height 11 1/8 in.

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Two Chinese Famille Rose Plates

Lot 39: Two Chinese Famille Rose Plates

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Description: China, two Famille Rose plates, artfully painted in rich colors to show figures of two women in traditional dress, with a lappet border encircling the rims, signature and red seal on the front as well as calligraphy decoration on the bases. Diameter 8 1/2 in.

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Chinese Famille Rose Vase

Lot 40: Chinese Famille Rose Vase

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Description: China, ROC Period, Famille Rose vase, bottle shape form with tapering sides leading to a flat base, colorful decoration of two birds within lotus flower trees, Yongzhen mark on base. Height 13 3/4 in., Width 8 1/2 in.

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Chinese Copper Red and Gilt Vase

Lot 41: Chinese Copper Red and Gilt Vase

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Description: China, 19th C., copper red and gilt vase in a long neck form, painted in bright copper red and gold with an image of a five-clawed serpentine dragon amongst flames, Kangxi mark. Height 10 1/4 in.

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Chinese Wucai Porcelain Ruyi Scepter

Lot 42: Chinese Wucai Porcelain Ruyi Scepter

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Description: China, Wucai porcelain Ruyi scepter, colorfully painted with dragons and stylized clouds, with openwork. Length 19 3/4 in.

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Chinese Famille Rose Plate

Lot 43: Chinese Famille Rose Plate

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Description: China, 19th C., Famille Rose plate, with a vibrant golden-yellow ground, decorated with organic designs, stylized bats, and longevity marks, Guangxu mark on base. Width 11 in.

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Chinese Famille Rose Round Box

Lot 44: Chinese Famille Rose Round Box

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Description: China, Famille Rose round box with cover, ovoid shape, painted throughout in rich blues, central medallion of flowers and insects with floral motifs and borders, red signature seal on flat base. Diameter 10 in., Height 7 in.

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Chinese Famille Rose Vase

Lot 45: Chinese Famille Rose Vase

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Description: China, ROC Period, Famille Rose vase, flat rim mouth, hexagonal neck and body with flat base, medallions on every side with mythical animals, divided by borders and corner decoration on yellow ground, six character seal on base. Height 19 1/4 in.

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Chinese Wucai Bowl

Lot 46: Chinese Wucai Bowl

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Description: China, Kangxi Period, Wucai bowl, exterior painted decoration in continuous scene of warriors on horses in a garden landscape, interior design as a sign of wealth, red and orange crossed borders with mark on base. Diameter 13 1/4 in., Height 5 in.

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Chinese Famille Rose Bowl

Lot 47: Chinese Famille Rose Bowl

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Description: China, Famille Rose bowl, unique flattened wide shape on footed base, floral interlocking decoration with symbols on blue ground around the bowl exterior, with plain, white interior and Qianlong mark on base. Diameter 6 7/8 in., Height 2 in.

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Chinese Famille Rose Vase

Lot 48: Chinese Famille Rose Vase

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Description: China, 19th C., Famille Rose vase, painted with auspicious symbols in a rich pink hue, with a detailed landscape scene with buildings in the distance, Qianlong mark on base. Height 6 1/2 in. Width 3 1/4 in.

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Chinese Wucai Vase

Lot 49: Chinese Wucai Vase

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Description: China, 18/19th C., Wucai vase, everted double rim, square shoulders, cylinder body on footed base, painted throughout with a scene of warriors. Height 10 in.

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Chinese Famille Rose Moon Flask

Lot 50: Chinese Famille Rose Moon Flask

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Description: China, 19th C., Famille Rose moon flask, small mouth, gilt rimmed with two gold painted handles at the neck, delicate detail of birds sitting in a flowering lotus tree, with blue pattern borders and four character mark on the base. Height 4 1/4 in., Width 3 1/4 in.

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