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Auction Description for I.M. Chait: ASIAN & INTERNATIONAL FINE ARTS AUCTION
Viewing Notes:
Numerous carved jades, both jadeite and nephrite from a Santa Barbara Collection; Important gemstone-carved objects and animals, including Faberge style figures, ruby frog chess set, bird-groups and more; Fine Jewelry from local collections including pieces sold for the A S & F Foundation, from the Hubert Eaton Collection; Paintings, graphics, bronzes and Continental Antiques from several East Coast collections; Fine Chinese porcelains including an important Transitional Period brush pot from the Pasadena collection of Jack Harrington and the Montcalm Collection, collected in China in the early 20th Century; Fine Chinese and Japanese ivories, together with antique Netsuke and Okimono from a Beverly Hills estate; Sino-Tibetan, Chinese and Southeast Asian Buddhist bronzes and stone sculptures from two California collections
Sale Notes:
Preview: November 19 - 23, 11am - 5pm and November 24, 10am until auction start

ASIAN & INTERNATIONAL FINE ARTS AUCTION

(493 Lots)

by I.M. Chait


493 lots with images

November 24, 2013

Live Auction

9330 Civic Center Drive

Beverly Hills, CA, 90210 USA

Phone: +1 (310) 285 0182

Fax: +1 (310) 285 9740

Email: chait@chait.com

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THREE ANTIQUE CARVED MASK NETSUKE

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Description: THREE ANTIQUE CARVED MASK NETSUKE 木製面具根付 三件 Set of three antique carved boxwood mask netsuke; each with a different expression: smiling, grimacing, and blowing. 19th Century

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ANTIQUE WOOD NETSUKE: Puppy

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Description: ANTIQUE WOOD NETSUKE: Puppy 木製根付 Antique carved wood netsuke; of a puppy curled up and sleeping in a coal scuttle, signed Rakumin, late 19th Century

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ANTIQUE WOOD NETSUKE: Frog

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Description: ANTIQUE WOOD NETSUKE: Frog 木製根付 Well carved, antique wood netsuke; of a frog perched atop an overturned bucket, signed Masanao

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ANTIQUE WOOD NETSUKE: Ox & Calf

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Description: ANTIQUE WOOD NETSUKE: Ox & Calf 木製根付 Antique and well detailed, carved wood netsuke; of a recumbent ox with calf, with finely detailed trappings, with inlaid eyes, unsigned; 19th Century

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ANTIQUE WOOD NETSUKE: Monkeys

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Description: ANTIQUE WOOD NETSUKE: Monkeys 木製根付 Finely detailed, carved wood netsuke; of a monkey cradling an infant and pulling on a peach branch, with inlaid eyes, unsigned; 19th Century

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ANTIQUE WOOD NETSUKE: Horse & Riders

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Description: ANTIQUE WOOD NETSUKE: Horse & Riders 木製根付 Very elaborately carved, antique wood okimono-size netsuke; of horse carrying a main rider, with two children in carriers to either side, and a guide pulling the horse, on a naturalistic base, signed Harukoku, Circa 1900

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ANTIQUE WOOD NETSUKE: Sneezer

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Description: ANTIQUE WOOD NETSUKE: Sneezer 木製根付 Well carved, antique boxwood netsuke; of a seated sneezer, signed, 19th Century

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ANTIQUE WOOD NETSUKE: Figure with Tiger

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Description: ANTIQUE WOOD NETSUKE: Figure with Tiger 木製根付 Very finely carved, antique wood netsuke; representing the samurai hero Hadesu battling the tiger that killed his daughter, signed Minko, 19th Century

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TWO IVORY NETSUKE: Rabbit & Tiger

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Description: TWO IVORY NETSUKE: Rabbit & Tiger 象牙根付 兩件 Two well carved ivory netsuke: early 20th Century rabbit with inlaid eyes, signed, together with antique seated tiger, inlaid eyes, 19th Century, each showing fine patina

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CARVED IVORY NETSUKE: Dragon & Snake

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Description: CARVED IVORY NETSUKE: Dragon & Snake 象牙根付 Very finely carved and realistically, detailed ivory netsuke; of a dragon and snake coiled together: each with double-inlaid eyes and tongue; the dragon clutching a golden pearl; signed Tanetoshi in stained inlaid reserve

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ANTIQUE IVORY NETSUKE: Python & Wolf

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Description: ANTIQUE IVORY NETSUKE: Python & Wolf 象牙根付 Well carved and antique ivory netsuke; of a python and wolf intertwined in battle, each with inlaid eyes; unsigned, late 19th Century

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FINE LACQUERED IVORY NETSUKE: Koi

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Description: FINE LACQUERED IVORY NETSUKE: Koi 象牙根付 Very finely carved and lacquered, openwork ivory netsuke; of two koi in antithetical stance, amid swirling waves, each with double-inlaid eyes, signed Shingetsu

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SCRIMMED IVORY NETSUKE: Cat

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Description: SCRIMMED IVORY NETSUKE: Cat 象牙根付 Charming carved and scrimmed ivory netsuke; of a recumbent cat scratching its head, signed Yashumasa

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ANTIQUE IVORY NETSUKE: Monkey & Fruit

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Description: ANTIQUE IVORY NETSUKE: Monkey & Fruit 象牙根付 Finely detailed, antique carved ivory netsuke; of a monkey eating a persimmon with more fruit in front of him, inlaid eyes, unsigned; late 19th Century

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ANTIQUE IVORY NETSUKE: Man & Monkey

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Description: ANTIQUE IVORY NETSUKE: Man & Monkey 象牙根付 Antique carved ivory netsuke; of man carrying a monkey (Sarumawashi) on his back, showing some good patina, unsigned; 19th Century

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POLYCHROMED IVORY NETSUKE: Actor

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Description: POLYCHROMED IVORY NETSUKE: Actor 象牙根付 Finely carved and polychromed, figural ivory netsuke; of a seated actor drinking sake, an Okame mask hung from his neck to the back, with a pipe and tobacco pouch, signed Ichiro

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CARVED IVORY NETSUKE: Daruma

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Description: CARVED IVORY NETSUKE: Daruma 象牙根付 Amusing carved ivory netsuke; of a seated Daruma yawning, with moveable red tongue and incised floral medallions; signed in oval reserve

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ANTIQUE CARVED IVORY NETSUKE

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Description: ANTIQUE CARVED IVORY NETSUKE 象牙根付 Superbly carved and antique, ivory okimono-sized netsuke; an Immortal riding on a huge carp, another with a guqin instrument, and with a child riding on a dragon, unsigned, 19th Century

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ANTIQUE ANTLER NETSUKE: Gama Sennin

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Description: ANTIQUE ANTLER NETSUKE: Gama Sennin 角彫根付 Well carved and antique, stag antler netsuke; of a Gama Sennin, wearing the typical foliate cape, and standing with a toad perched on his shoulder, unsigned, early 19th Century

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ANTLER NETSUKE BY NICK LAMB: Baku

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Description: ANTLER NETSUKE BY NICK LAMB: Baku 角彫根付 Large, finely carved and realistically stained, stag antler netsuke by Nick Lamb (English, b. 1948); of a Baku with inlaid eyes, teeth and tusks; signed on inset gold plaque

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ANTIQUE WHITE CORAL NETSUKE

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Description: ANTIQUE WHITE CORAL NETSUKE 白珊瑚根付 Very unusual, antique white coral branch form netsuke; with soft mixed-metal appliqu├ęs of cicada and birds; unsigned; illustrated in Netsuke and Inro Artists, and How to Read their Signatures (1st ed.: first page after the title page; in 2nd ed.: second table of contents page)

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ANTIQUE CORAL BRANCH NETSUKE

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Description: ANTIQUE CORAL BRANCH NETSUKE 紅珊瑚根付 Rare, antique coral netsuke; of lightly polished, natural branch form, encircled with a silver mount and hinged bale; of exceptionally fine reddish hue, unsigned, 19th Century

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POLISHED RED CORAL BRANCH

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Description: POLISHED RED CORAL BRANCH 紅珊瑚枝 Short length of a polished coral branch; of extremely fine, and fairly even reddish-orange coloration throughout; H: 4 1/4"; Provenance: Sold to benefit the AS & F Foundation from the Hubert Eaton Collection

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LACQUERED IVORY OKIMONO BY SHISHIDO TOUN

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Description: LACQUERED IVORY OKIMONO BY SHISHIDO TOUN 象牙彫件 Rare, beautifully carved and realistically lacquered, netsuke-sized ivory okimono group by Shishido Toun; of three large sea shells and a starfish (kai arake), signed in gilt reserve

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ANTIQUE IVORY & METAL KAGAMIBUTA

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Description: ANTIQUE IVORY & METAL KAGAMIBUTA 象牙饅頭根付 Unusual and diminutive, antique ivory and soft metal kagamibuta manju netsuke; the metal top with design of Sambaso dancers; intended for a child's use, signed

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CARVED IVORY MANJU NETSUKE SUITE

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Description: CARVED IVORY MANJU NETSUKE SUITE 象牙饅頭根付 Unusual ivory manju netsuke; with an incised map, and with ivory ojime of Okame with mushroom, unsigned

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ANTIQUE JAPANESE TOBACCO POUCH SUITE

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Description: ANTIQUE JAPANESE TOBACCO POUCH SUITE 日本煙草袋及漆根付 Antique Japanese tobacco pouch (tabako-ire) suite: the brown leather pouch with silver gilt elephant motif clasp, a simple round wood bead ojime, and with a red lacquered manju netsuke of squared form and also of elephant motif; L: 4" (pouch)

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ANTIQUE JAPANESE TOBACCO POUCH SUITE

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Description: ANTIQUE JAPANESE TOBACCO POUCH SUITE 日本煙草袋及象牙根付 Fine antique Japanese tobacco pouch (tabako-ire) suite: the leather pouch with elaborate dragon and tiger silver gilt clasp, matching leather pipe case, with a large kagamibuta manju netsuke in ivory with fine silver and gilt plaque of tigers swimming in waves; attached to pouch by multi-chains; L: 7 3/4" (pipe case)

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ANTIQUE WOOD THREE-CASE INRO: Turtle

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Description: ANTIQUE WOOD THREE-CASE INRO: Turtle 木彫龜形印籠 Antique carved wood, three-case inro; in the form of a turtle with its legs tucked in and his head gingerly out, showing fine detailing and with double-inlaid eyes, late 19th Century; L: 4 1/4"

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ANTIQUE FOUR-CASE INRO SUITE

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Description: ANTIQUE FOUR-CASE INRO SUITE 漆印籠及象牙根付 Antique gold lacquer four-case inro; with fine shell inlays depicting birds, water-fowl and flowering iris in pond setting; signed and with kakihan, 19th Century; together with an antique carved ivory netsuke of a horse, well patinated, late 18th Century; H: 2 3/4"

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SIX OLD & ANTIQUE OJIME BEADS

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Description: SIX OLD & ANTIQUE OJIME BEADS 各異緒締 六件 Group of six various old and antique, carved ojime beads, including: wood dancer with fan, signed; two wood dragons, each with inlaid eyes, one signed; carved antler of round skull-like form; ivory double masks; and wood frog, signed, inlaid eyes

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SIX SILVER OJIME BY BRAD BLAKELY

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Description: SIX SILVER OJIME BY BRAD BLAKELY 各異銀緒締 六件 Set of six, solid silver ojime beads by Brad Blakely, including: kappa in shell with red inlaid eyes; snake wrapped around bamboo; crab with anthropomorphic face; turtle on log; model of a hut; and octopus on barrel, all signed

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FOUR 18K GOLD OJIME BY BRAD BLAKELY

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Description: FOUR 18K GOLD OJIME BY BRAD BLAKELY 18K金緒締 四件 Set of four, solid 18K yellow gold ojime beads by Brad Blakely, including: kappa in shell with inlaid eyes; Hannya witch with bell, red inlaid eyes; frog on a log; and model of a hut, all but one signed; total gold weight approx. 2.90 troy oz.

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CARVED WOOD OKIMONO-SIZE NETSUKE

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Description: CARVED WOOD OKIMONO-SIZE NETSUKE 木彫人物根付 Superbly carved boxwood okimono-size, figural netsuke; of a standing bearded sage holding an ivory lantern up over his head, with a look of determination; wearing a loosely draped robe, inlaid eyes, unsigned

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TWO CARVED IVORY OKIMONO: Monkeys

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Description: TWO CARVED IVORY OKIMONO: Monkeys 象牙彫置物 兩件 Two carved ivory, okimono monkey groups: antique of two monkeys fighting with a frog and turtle, late 19th Century; together with the "Hear no evil, See no evil, Speak no evil" monkeys, lightly stained, early 20th Century; L: 4 3/4" (larger)

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ANTIQUE COPPER OKIMONO: Praying Mantis

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Description: ANTIQUE COPPER OKIMONO: Praying Mantis 銅彫螳螂置物 Antique Japanese copper okimono; of a realistically rendered, fully articulated, praying mantis, late 19th Century; L: 3 5/8" (approx.); on metal stand

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PAIR ANTIQUE JAPANESE BRONZE PUPPIES

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Description: PAIR ANTIQUE JAPANESE BRONZE PUPPIES 銅彫小狗置物 兩件 Pair of unusually patinated, antique Japanese bronze okimono of puppies: one sitting up, signed; and the other laying down and biting a bamboo stalk, late 19th Century; L: 3" (each approx.)

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JAPANESE BRONZE & SILVER COVERED BOWL

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Description: JAPANESE BRONZE & SILVER COVERED BOWL 日式銀銅蓋碗 Japanese bronze and silver covered bowl; of circular form with slightly pinched, compressed sides, unusual surface patination, signed in circular seal mark; and set with carved carnelian finial, early 20th Century; D: 3 3/4" (approx.)

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IMPORTANT SOLID GOLD SNUFF BOTTLE

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Description: IMPORTANT SOLID GOLD SNUFF BOTTLE 金雕人物風景紋鼻煙壺 Important, high carat (22K +) solid gold snuff bottle: of wide spade form, cast in the style of a "carved" lacquer design; with continuous landscape of pavilions beneath pine branches, with matching threaded stopper; weighing over 100 grams; H: 2 1/8"

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ENAMEL ON COPPER SNUFF BOTTLE

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Description: ENAMEL ON COPPER SNUFF BOTTLE 銅胎畫琺瑯人物紋鼻煙壺 Finely detailed, Qianlong-style enamel on copper snuff bottle; of rounded form: each side with design of a lady with children seated beside a lake with mountains in the distance, seal mark; gilt metal stopper and spoon; H: 2 1/4"

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ANTIQUE MULTI-COLOR GLASS SNUFF BOTTLE

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Description: ANTIQUE MULTI-COLOR GLASS SNUFF BOTTLE 多色玻璃螭龍紋鼻煙壺 Antique multi-color overlay glass snuff bottle; with sinuous chilong in red and yellow to front and verso, apple green jadeite stopper; late 19th Century; H: 2 1/4"

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ANTIQUE OVERLAY GLASS SNUFF BOTTLE

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Description: ANTIQUE OVERLAY GLASS SNUFF BOTTLE 紅藍套玻璃博古紋鼻煙壺 Antique carved bi-color overlay glass snuff bottle; of elongated flattened form, with design of precious vessels in red over brilliant blue ground; 19th Century; H: 3"

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CARVED GREEN GLASS SNUFF BOTTLE

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Description: CARVED GREEN GLASS SNUFF BOTTLE 綠玻璃螭龍紋鼻煙壺 Carved green glass snuff bottle: of flattened pear form; with carved chilong to either edge, the glass of transparent emerald green coloration, with rutilated quartz stopper; H: 2 3/4"

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CARVED NATURAL AMBER SNUFF BOTTLE

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Description: CARVED NATURAL AMBER SNUFF BOTTLE 琥珀雕猴紋鼻煙壺 Finely hollowed, transparent natural amber snuff bottle; of flattened, slightly tapered form, with low relief carved monkey and tree design to the front, and with faux mask and ring handles; green quartz stopper; H: 2 7/8"

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LARGE CARVED HORN SNUFF BOTTLE

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Description: LARGE CARVED HORN SNUFF BOTTLE 角雕人物紋鼻煙壺 Finely hollowed, large horn snuff bottle; of tall tapered form: each side with repeated scene of a sage and attendant, seated beneath pine branch; on a ground of wave pattern; matching stopper; H: 3 3/8"

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ANTIQUE CARVED AMETHYST SNUFF BOTTLE

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Description: ANTIQUE CARVED AMETHYST SNUFF BOTTLE 紫晶雕花鳥紋鼻煙壺 Antique amethyst snuff bottle; of urn form, finely carved with blossoming branches and birds in high relief, the matching stopper surmounted with a bird finial; H: 2 1/2"

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ANTIQUE CARVED IVORY SNUFF BOTTLE

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Description: ANTIQUE CARVED IVORY SNUFF BOTTLE 象牙雕人物紋鼻煙壺 Finely carved, antique ivory snuff bottle; the wide form with continuous scene of deeply in-set figures in various rooms all around the body, the shoulder with swirling clouds, with matching lotus motif stopper, showing attractive patina, 19th Century; H: 3 1/8"

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UNUSUAL CARVED IVORY SNUFF BOTTLE

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Description: UNUSUAL CARVED IVORY SNUFF BOTTLE 象牙雕人物紋鼻煙壺 Highly unusual and well hollowed, carved ivory snuff bottle; of baluster vase form: with continuous figural panel with sage equestrian and attendant, in a typical landscape in low relief, a band of bats to the shoulder, and a matching polished stopper; H: 3 1/2"

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ANTIQUE CARVED AGATE SNUFF BOTTLE

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Description: ANTIQUE CARVED AGATE SNUFF BOTTLE 瑪瑙鼻煙壺 Nearly transparent and finely hollowed, agate snuff bottle; of unusual, tall slim cylindrical form: the agate showing fine mottled coloration and banding, 19th Century; coral mounted metal stopper; H: 3 3/4"

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CARVED BANDED AGATE SNUFF BOTTLE

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Description: CARVED BANDED AGATE SNUFF BOTTLE 瑪瑙鼻煙壺 Very finely hollowed, carved agate snuff bottle; of somewhat wide ovoid form, showing very attractive translucent banding in white and tan; carnelian agate stopper; H: 3"

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