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Auction Description for Archive Auctions: Asian Antiques Auction
Sale Notes:
Shipping from Hong Kong.

Asian Antiques Auction

by Archive Auctions


95 lots with images

August 25, 2013

Live Auction

244 5th Ave.

Ste R-286

New York, NY, 10001 USA

Phone: (800) 745-1107

Fax: (800) 745-1107

Email: info@archiveauctions.com

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Chinese Enameled Double Wall Porcelain Vase

Lot 1: Chinese Enameled Double Wall Porcelain Vase

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Description: Chinese yellow ground porcelain vase with rotating interior (zhuan xin ping), the sgraffito decorated yellow ground ovoid body set against multi-colored flowers alternating with two openwork reserves shaped as a window revealing the separately fashioned rotating interior painted with underglaze blue flowers, the rotating trumpet neck bracketed by elephant form handles, an apocryphal Qianlong mark to base, 10.6''

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Chinese Scroll, Lu Yanshao (1909-1996)

Lot 2: Chinese Scroll, Lu Yanshao (1909-1996)

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Description: Hanging scroll, ink and color on paper, Prunus and Rock, after Lu Yanshao (1909-1996), the left with a poetic inscription, bearing the signature 'Lu Yanshao' with two seals, set below a separate colophon dated 1988 and bearing the signature 'Xu Bang[yuan]', sight: 26.75"h x 19.125"w, overall: 73"h x 24"w

Condition Report: Good

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Asian Bronze Figure

Lot 3: Asian Bronze Figure

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Description: Depicting seated deity, in gilt and patinated bronze, approximate height 26''

Condition Report: Good

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Fencai Vase

Lot 4: Fencai Vase

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Description: China, 19th century, decorated with an overglaze enamel scene of scholars and attendants in a landscape with floating pavilion with underglaze blue and overenamel stylized flower bands at top and bottom of vase, Qianlong mark on base, ht. 13 1/2 in.

Condition Report: In good condition.

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Chinese Famille Rose Vase

Lot 5: Chinese Famille Rose Vase

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Description: Pear shape, enamel decorated with various flowers on a yellow ground with sgraffito plumes. Iron red four-character Qianlong seal mark on base. 11 3/4" H.

Condition Report: Good

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Porcelain Ewer

Lot 6: Porcelain Ewer

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Description: China, Ming-style underglaze blue "heaped and piled "£¬ht. 14 1/2 in.

Condition Report: Good

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CHINESE BRONZE TWO-HANDLED CENSER

Lot 7: CHINESE BRONZE TWO-HANDLED CENSER

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Description: Having dragon decoration, dragon form handles, with pierced lid, and Chinese six-character mark, Xuan de, approximate height 6 1/4''.

Condition Report: Good

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Chinese Ming-style Wucai Dragon Box

Lot 8: Chinese Ming-style Wucai Dragon Box

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Description: Chinese Ming-style wucai decorated covered porcelain container, the lid of the rectangular box with sloping and canted corners and painted in underglaze blue and overglaze enamels with a pair of dragons contesting a flaming jewel above a lishui border, the sides and lower body with further confronted dragons amid cloud scrolls, the short sides featuring phoenix birds in flight, the base with an apocryphal Wanli mark, 9.25" l

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Chinese Rose Enameled Porcelain Vase, Landscape

Lot 9: Chinese Rose Enameled Porcelain Vase, Landscape

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Description: Chinese rose enamel decorated porcelain vase, the meiping body with figures walking toward a rustic villa at the base of majestic mountains set beside a river scape, inscribed with a seven-character couplet and painted seals, the recessed base with a blue enameled apocryphal Yongzheng mark, 8.25''h

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Red Porcelain Bowl

Lot 10: Red Porcelain Bowl

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Description: China, the bulbous sides painted with a multitude of flowers on a crimson ground, Kangxi mark to the base, dia. 6 1/2, ht. 3 1/4 in.

Condition Report: In good condition.

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Porcelain Stem Cup

Lot 11: Porcelain Stem Cup

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Description: China, Yuan style, underglaze blue decoration of dragons and floral scrolling, dia. 5 1/4, ht. 4 3/4 in.

Condition Report: In good condition.

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Painted Porcelain Vase

Lot 12: Painted Porcelain Vase

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Description: China, famille rose with lappet bands surrounding young boys playing in a courtyard, scroll lugs, Jiajing six-character mark on base, ht. 11 1/4 in. Price, USD1500.00

Condition Report: In good condition.

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Famille Rose Vase

Lot 13: Famille Rose Vase

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Description: China, famille rose decoration of auspicious symbols with lappet and lingzhi bands, scroll handles, Daoguang six-character mark on base, ht. 11 1/4 in.

Condition Report: in good condition

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Celadon Vase

Lot 14: Celadon Vase

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Description: China, Kuan-type, mallet-shape, gray-green color running to dark brown at the mouth, five spurs at the base, ht. 8 1/4 in.

Condition Report: In good condition.

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Cloisonne Wine Pot

Lot 15: Cloisonne Wine Pot

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Description: China, decorated with bands of shishi lions in various colors, dragon handle and spout, ht. 10 1/4 in.

Condition Report: Good

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Chinese Doucai Stem Bowl

Lot 16: Chinese Doucai Stem Bowl

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Description: Chinese Doucai Stem Bowl, H 4 3/4", D 6"

Condition Report: (Port has a small crack)

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Large Chinese Paper Scroll Painting: Tadpoles - 1978

Lot 17: Large Chinese Paper Scroll Painting: Tadpoles - 1978

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Description: The ink and wash design depicting tadpoles swimming in a stream upwards, signed and with seals by Kwo Da-Wei [David Kwo] (1919-2003); 53" x 27 1/4"; Provenance: Sotheby Parke Bernet #665

Condition Report: Good

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Chinese School. By Qin Songshao - Pre 1970

Lot 18: Chinese School. By Qin Songshao - Pre 1970

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Description: Birds-eye Landscape of River, watercolor, framed, on paper, signed u.l., 21 1/2 X 15 1/2 in., in partial scroll mount. Pre 1970.

Condition Report: Good

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Chinese School, by GuanShanYue - Pre 1990

Lot 19: Chinese School, by GuanShanYue - Pre 1990

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Description: Chinese School, 20th Century; "Spring Flowers," watercolor, framed with calligraphic inscription, signed at left; ink and wash on paper, 34 X 18 in., in partial scroll mount. Pre 1990

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Chinese School, By TangYun - Pre 1980

Lot 20: Chinese School, By TangYun - Pre 1980

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Description: Chinese School, 20th century. By TangYun. Crane and Blossoms, water on rice paper. Pre 1980.

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Chinese Blue-White Vase in Mandarin - Pre 1930

Lot 21: Chinese Blue-White Vase in Mandarin - Pre 1930

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Description: loss of glaze 18" tall. Good condition except for the loss of the glaze on the edge of the top. Pre 1930.

Condition Report: Good condition except for the loss of the glaze on the edge of the top.

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Chinese Pair of Cloisonne Vases-Pre 1900- Qing Dynasty

Lot 22: Chinese Pair of Cloisonne Vases-Pre 1900- Qing Dynasty

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Description: 17.5" tall. Good condition. Ming dynasty style, made in Qing Dynasty. Pre 1900.

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Chinese Zi Tan Brush Pot with Precious Stones-Pre 1960

Lot 23: Chinese Zi Tan Brush Pot with Precious Stones-Pre 1960

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Description: 19th. C. 8.25" tall and 8.25" wide. Good condition with some minor damages to the body. Pre 1960.

Condition Report: Good condition with some minor damages to the body

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A Large DouCai Jardiniere - Pre 1800

Lot 24: A Large DouCai Jardiniere - Pre 1800

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Description: (MARK OF QIANLONG) The deep thickly potted sides tapering towards the base and decorated with five composite foliate roundels framed and separated by interlocking leafy foliate scrolls, between borders of petal lappets below and ruyi heads above, with a band of linked quatrefoil panels enclosing flower sprays reserved on a blue ground below the slightly lipped rim.9 1/4''H 13 1/4'' Diam. Pre 1800.

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A Soapstone LuoHan and Lion Cub Group - Pre 1900

Lot 25: A Soapstone LuoHan and Lion Cub Group - Pre 1900

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Description: (QING DYNASTY) Seated in rajalilasana,both hands holding a lion cub which tugs on the lohan's right hoop ,the figure's expressive face finely articulated with an open-mouth grin, high cheekbones and bushy eyebrowns,the voluminous robe draped over his shoulder,the even deep-red stone with fine dark veins. 3 3/4'' H. Pre 1900.

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Chinese Cinnabar Lacquer Circular Box - Pre 1900

Lot 26: Chinese Cinnabar Lacquer Circular Box - Pre 1900

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Description: 19th Century Deeply carved on the lid with blossoming peony and leafy stems, the sides carved with naturalistic leaf border, black lacquer interior, base with Qianlong six-character mark. Diameter 9 1/2 inches. Pre 1900

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Chinese Black and Gold Lacquered Box - Pre 1900

Lot 27: Chinese Black and Gold Lacquered Box - Pre 1900

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Description: 19th Century The square shape worked on the lid with two dragons leaping from waves in pursuit of a flaming pearl, the sides designed with scrolling foliage between squared scroll bands and above a leaf tip border at the foot. Height 5 inches, width 18 inches, depth 18 inches. Pre 1900.

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Three Robin's-Egg Blue and Gilt Buddhist Figures

Lot 28: Three Robin's-Egg Blue and Gilt Buddhist Figures

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Description: 19th Century Comprising a Buddha holding a pearl in his lap dressed in long robes; an immortal with a fan; and an immortal with a ruyi sceptre, each seated on a double lotus and square plinth base. Height of tallest 10 1/2 inches. Pre 1900.

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Chinese Enameled Porcelain Bowl - Pre 1800

Lot 29: Chinese Enameled Porcelain Bowl - Pre 1800

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Description: 18th Century Painted with four iron red medallions of boys playing in landscapes on a field of stylized lines, base with underglaze blue Qianlong seal mark. Diameter 7 3/4 inches. Pre 1800.

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Chinese Tea Dust Vase - Pre 1800

Lot 30: Chinese Tea Dust Vase - Pre 1800

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Description: With 2 ears, six prismatic body, and QianLong mark on the base. 9.5" tall. Good condition. Pre 1800.

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Chinese Cloisonne Box and Jadeite Bangle - Pre 1900

Lot 31: Chinese Cloisonne Box and Jadeite Bangle - Pre 1900

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Description: 19th Century The box of rounded shape, worked with double dragons on the lid, the interior lined with silk and fitted for the celadon bangle, stone with apple green inclusions, base of box with Qianlong four-character mark. Diameter of box 4 inches. Pre 1900.

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Chinese Famille Rose Nine-Peach Plaque - Pre 1940

Lot 32: Chinese Famille Rose Nine-Peach Plaque - Pre 1940

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Description: Framed in rosewood, painted in nine-peach symbolizing the longevity and blessings. Red-crowned cranes flying around the peaches. Republic period. 24" tall and 15" wide. Good condition. Pre 1940.

Condition Report: Good condition.

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Chinese Blue & White Porcelain Inlaid Wood Six-Panel

Lot 33: Chinese Blue & White Porcelain Inlaid Wood Six-Panel

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Description: 19th Century. Each vertical panel inset with five blue and white plaques delicately painted with figures in various landscapes, the surrounding frame pierced with double gourds hanging from leafy vines. Height 6 feet 8 inches, width 8 feet 6 inches. Pre 1900.

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Pair of Chinese Porcelain Plaques - Landscape Drawing

Lot 34: Pair of Chinese Porcelain Plaques - Landscape Drawing

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Description: Depicting mountainous landscapes with cloud covered peaks with calligraphic inscriptions at upper left and red seal marks. Height 12 x width 8 3/8 inches. Pre 1900.

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A Ge Crackle Bowl - Pre 1900

Lot 35: A Ge Crackle Bowl - Pre 1900

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Description: Having slightly flared walls with ink stained crackle throughout, raised on a circular foot ring. Diameter 6 1/2 inches. Pre 1900.

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A Famille Rose Dish with Dragon Playing a Flaming Pearl

Lot 36: A Famille Rose Dish with Dragon Playing a Flaming Pearl

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Description: Enamel decoration of a five-claw dragon coveting a flaming pearl above swirling and crashing sea waves, bearing a six-character Yongzheng reign mark in a double ring to the underside. Diameter 5 7/8 inches. Pre 1800.

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Chinese Cloisonne Missy Box - 1930

Lot 37: Chinese Cloisonne Missy Box - 1930

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Description: The cloisonne box is decorated with peony blossoms on the cover on a black ground with leafy branches. Both sides of the box and the back are decorated with plum, chrysanthemum, and water lily blossoms. A fitted drawer with a knob on the bottom, and a big compartment inside with two small square boxes in which both of the covers are decorated with a floral pattern and knobs in the middle. Two small keys inside one of the square boxes may open the cover. A rectangular mirror decorated with lotus blossoms and scrolling leaves on the rim. L: 11 in.(28cm) x W: 8 1/2 in. (21.5cm) x H: 4 3/4 in.(12cm). Pre 1930.

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18th Century Chinese Famille Rose Mug - Pre 1800

Lot 38: 18th Century Chinese Famille Rose Mug - Pre 1800

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Description: Depicting of women and children lounging at a terrace in a cartouche panel, and the reverse painted with smaller panels of garden scenes. H: 5 1/4 in. (13.3cm) Pre 1800.

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Chinese 18th Century Famille Rose Mug - Pre 1800

Lot 39: Chinese 18th Century Famille Rose Mug - Pre 1800

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Description: The mug is hand-painted with four scholars and a child, H: 4 1/2 in. (11.5cm). Pre 1800.

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Chinese 18th Small Dish with Figure Drawing - Pre 1800

Lot 40: Chinese 18th Small Dish with Figure Drawing - Pre 1800

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Description: Six-lobed dish is decorated with figural panel surrounded with alternating panels of birds and a diaper of flowers. Pre 1800.

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Antique Chinese Scroll of Buddha - Pre 1940

Lot 41: Antique Chinese Scroll of Buddha - Pre 1940

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Description: Depicted there are twelve Buddha and one Hufa standing on clouds in the sky. This is a very delicate gilt-painting. L: 65 1/4 in.(165.5cm) x W: 20 1/2 in.(52cm). Pre 1940.

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Chinese Gilt-Bronze Figure of a Sitting Buddha-Pre 1900

Lot 42: Chinese Gilt-Bronze Figure of a Sitting Buddha-Pre 1900

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Description: Seated in vajra-paryankasana, Both of his hands in mudra. Wearing a pleated robed draped over the left shoulder and falling over the crossed legs. The hair arranged in rows of small pointed whorls and surmounted by a conical bud-shaped ushnisha. Mark to read Qianlong reign can be found on the front of the double lotus base. H: 6 1/2 in.(16.5cm). Pre 1900.

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Chinese Ming Dynasty Bronze Avalokitesvara Figure

Lot 43: Chinese Ming Dynasty Bronze Avalokitesvara Figure

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Description: ShiShou Style, Ming Dynasty. Pre 1700

Condition Report: Good

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Vintage Chinese Cloisonne Cylindrical Vase - Pre 1940

Lot 44: Vintage Chinese Cloisonne Cylindrical Vase - Pre 1940

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Description: Vase has two insets of birds and flowers with a navy ground and two insets of birds and flowers with a black ground. Overall medium blue ground design of birds, flowers and butterflies surround the insets. Original liner for the vase, later wooden stand, concave bottom is finished and shows a pair of cloisonne bats. Apparently unmarked. Condition good, small chips on bottom of vase cannot be seen. Early 20th century. Vase 11"H x 5.4" diam. Stand 2.5"H. Pre 1940.

Condition Report: Good

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Chinese Rosewood Brush Holder - Pre 1940

Lot 45: Chinese Rosewood Brush Holder - Pre 1940

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Description: Cylinder shaped carved rosewood brush holder with six figures in relief representing good luck, 6" x 4.25" diam. Pre 1940.

Condition Report: Condition excellent, very minor hair line to exterior top edge.

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Pair of Chinese Porcelain Famille Rose Bird - Pre 1940

Lot 46: Pair of Chinese Porcelain Famille Rose Bird - Pre 1940

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Description: Exotic birds with one raised clawed foot and modified head crest. Positioned on a rocky outcropping. Palette in peach, orange, blue, green and pink. Bottom is felted. 19th to 20th century. 13" x 3.5" 4.25" diam. Pre 1940.

Condition Report: Condition good, minor discoloration and glaze slips; no obvious structural damage.

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Chinese Porcelain Famille Rose Vase

Lot 47: Chinese Porcelain Famille Rose Vase "The Divine Farmer"

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Description: Ovi-form with short neck and sloping shoulders; painting depicts the figure of "The Divine Farmer" or "Shennong" standing amidst the clouds and holding stalks of wheat. Shennong is the legendary originator of Chinese herbal medicine and also credited with developing grain agriculture. Four character mark to base. Condition excellent, no damage noted. 9.25" x 5". Pre 1800.

Condition Report: Condition excellent, no damage noted.

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Chinese Porcelain Famille Rose Plate - Pre 1900

Lot 48: Chinese Porcelain Famille Rose Plate - Pre 1900

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Description: Center medallion shows women performing household activities. Opposing medallions on the lip show landscape elements, birds and floral motif. 19th century. 1.75" x 11.25" diam. Pre 1900.

Condition Report: Condition excellent, few specks of kiln detritus on edge of plate.

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Chinese Porcelain Famille Rose Bowl with Dragon and Pho

Lot 49: Chinese Porcelain Famille Rose Bowl with Dragon and Pho

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Description: Pale green ground with a dragon and phoenix portrayed on the exterior wall. Flowers are interspersed to complete an all over foliate and scroll decoration; white interior. Guangxu mark to base. 19th to 20th century. 2.75"H x 6.5" diam. Pre 1900.

Condition Report: Condition excellent, no damage noted.

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Chinese Porcelain Famille Rose Bowl - Pre 1900

Lot 50: Chinese Porcelain Famille Rose Bowl - Pre 1900

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Description: Bowl decorated with peonies of varied hues on woody stems; white ground and trace a design in gold; decorated also on the inside with peonies. Daoguang mark to base. Condition excellent, no damage noted. 2.75" x 6.5" diam. Pre 1900.

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