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Asian Art & Antiques

by 888 Auctions


546 lots with images

October 11, 2012

Live Auction

280 West Beaver Creek #15

Richmond Hill, ON, L4B 3Z1 Canada

Phone: 905-763-7201

546 Lots
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Chinese Xianfeng Coin Tong Bao

Lot 300: Chinese Xianfeng Coin Tong Bao

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Description: Chinese Xianfeng bronze tong bao; D: 4.5 cm, 43 grams

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Chinese Cloisonne Foliate Rim Plate Qianlong

Lot 301: Chinese Cloisonne Foliate Rim Plate Qianlong

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Description: Chinese bronze cloisonne foliate-shaped rim; featuring dragon amid stylized ruyi-head cloud scrolls and flaming pearl; D: 36 cm, 1315 grams

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Set of Two Chinese Bronze Hand Warmers

Lot 302: Set of Two Chinese Bronze Hand Warmers

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Description: Set of two Chinese bronze hand warmers; ovoid body featuring a domed reticulated cover; D: 9 cm, H: 6 cm, 434 grams (smaller); D; 11 cm, H: 7.5 cm, 763 grams (larger)

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Chinese Qing Period Bronze Gui Vessel Ming Xuande

Lot 303: Chinese Qing Period Bronze Gui Vessel Ming Xuande

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Description: Chinese Qing Period bronze gui vessel; tapering body with lacquered designs in gilt gold design; underneath mouth featuring animal head handles; six-character Ming Xuande Mark on base; D: 13 cm, H: 8.5 cm, 646 grams

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Antique Chinese Bronze Cricket Case

Lot 304: Antique Chinese Bronze Cricket Case

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Description: Antique Chinese bronze cricket case with perforated lid and script calligraphy incised on the body; H: 9 cm, D: 5 cm, 78 grams. Bears old sticker.

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Chinese Enameled Bronze Cosmetic Box Qianlong

Lot 305: Chinese Enameled Bronze Cosmetic Box Qianlong

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Description: Chinese enameled bronze cosmetic box; featuring a figural scene of Immortal with attendant reserved on yellow ground; four-character Qianlong Mark; D: 5.5 cm, 50 grams

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Chinese Cloisonne Cosmetic Box

Lot 306: Chinese Cloisonne Cosmetic Box

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Description: Chinese bronze cloisonne box; featuring shou longevity roundel on blue ground; D: 10 cm, H: 4 cm, 271 grams

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Chinese Cloisonne Dragon Censer & Cover Xuande

Lot 307: Chinese Cloisonne Dragon Censer & Cover Xuande

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Description: Chinese cloisonne tripod censer: with foliate openwork base featuring dragons and waves; openwork dome lid surmounted by dragon finiale; two large handles with gold gilt finiale depicting lion faces on the three legs; four-character Xuande Mark; H: 28 cm, W: 23 cm, Thickness: 22.75

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Chinese Bronze Tripod Censer Ming

Lot 308: Chinese Bronze Tripod Censer Ming

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Description: Chinese bronze tripod censer; six-character Ming Xuande Mark on base; L: 12 cm, D: 10 cm, H: 8 cm, 792 grams

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Antique Chinese Bronze Openwork Censer

Lot 309: Antique Chinese Bronze Openwork Censer

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Description: Antique Chinese bronze censer; ovoid body and of openwork design featuring lotus trees with sages on openwork cover; the sides featuring phoenix and qilin in relief; D: 19 cm, H: 11 cm,

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Chinese Bronze Tripod Censer Ming Xuande

Lot 310: Chinese Bronze Tripod Censer Ming Xuande

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Description: Chinese bronze tripod censer; ovoid body featuring upright loop handles; two-character Ming Xuande Mark on base; H: 13 cm, D: 12 cm

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Massive Chinese Bronze Censer Ming Xuande

Lot 311: Massive Chinese Bronze Censer Ming Xuande

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Description: Massive Chinese bronze censer with handles and base with gilt gold designs on rim and sides. Carved in relief 6 character Ming Xuande mark on base. Censer sits atop a bronze base with tripod legs. Over 20 kg. H: 42 cm, Diameter: 59 cm.

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Thailand Gilt Gold Pendant of Buddha Enclosed

Lot 312: Thailand Gilt Gold Pendant of Buddha Enclosed

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Description: Thailand gilt gold pendant; featuring Buddha in relief enclosed within glass; patina showing through gilt; a citadel-like tower on verso, also enclosed within glass; L: 2.5 cm, 5 grams

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Chinese Bronze Figure of Horse

Lot 313: Chinese Bronze Figure of Horse

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Description: Chinese bronze figure of horse on wooden base. H: 21 cm, L: 20 cm

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Chinese Bronze Bamboo Form Brush Pot Kangxi

Lot 314: Chinese Bronze Bamboo Form Brush Pot Kangxi

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Description: Chinese bronze brush pot; of naturalistic bamboo stalk form; cylindrical body featuring magpie in relief; four-character Kangxi Mark on base; D: 11.75 cm, H: 13 cm, 928 grams

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Chinese Gilt Gold Dragon Box

Lot 315: Chinese Gilt Gold Dragon Box

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Description: Lobed shaped gilt gold box with incised dragons and floral patterns. L: 8cm, W: 7cm, H: 3.5 cm, 152 grams. Provenance: Eastern Shen Collection, Toronto

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Large Chinese Bronze Cloisonne Box Qianlong

Lot 316: Large Chinese Bronze Cloisonne Box Qianlong

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Description: Large Chinese bronze cloisonne box; featuring phoenix all reserved on sea blue ground; four-character Qianlong Mark on base; D: 32 cm, H: 19 cm, 3865 grams

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Chinese Bronze Buddha Head and Bust

Lot 317: Chinese Bronze Buddha Head and Bust

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Description: Chinese bronze sculpture of Buddha head and bust. 2689 gm H: 28 cm, W: 20 cm, L: 12 cm

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Chinese-Tibetan Qing Dynasty Repousse Shrine

Lot 318: Chinese-Tibetan Qing Dynasty Repousse Shrine

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Description: Made of iron sheets and by the hand hammering process (known as beating process in Tibet), the finely hammered high relief shrine depicting Maitreya (known as Mi Le Fo in China) surrounded by floral designs and with two dragons flying above his sides, the two sides engraved in low relief with floral patterns; the pedestal finely hammered on three sides with floral designs in high relief, the top engraved in low relief with floral designs; Buddhist emblem on the base partly wiped off, consistent with age and usage; the back of the shrine incised in later period with the Om Mani Pad May Hum mantra (the Six-Character Great Bright mantra - "liu zi da ming zhou"); Qianlong/Jiaqing Period, 18th/19th Century; H:23 cm, W: 16.5 cm; Provenance: Chan Collection Toronto Remarks: Of exceptional quality, this fabulous "high relief" repousse shrine has formed such a magnificent 3-D image of Maitreya (or Mi Le Fo). The face of theMaitreya (or Mi Le Fo) is an example of 18th/19th century Buddhist artistic workmanship and is priceless. His facial expression represents his traits - fully awakened, knowledgeable of the worlds, wise, and joyful, and his face clearly says it all - When Maitreya comes, he will be the successor of Shakyamuni. A 19th century Tibetan repousse shrine of its kind (8 3/4 inch high) is illustrated in the Christie's Sale 1060 catalog (Lot 425). L: 16 cm, W: 8 cm, H: 23.5 cm, 871 grams

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Chinese Ming-Style Gilt Bronze Temple Bowl

Lot 319: Chinese Ming-Style Gilt Bronze Temple Bowl

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Description: Chinese Ming-style gilt carved bronze temple foliate rim bowl; deep form supported on short everted foot rim featuring deer and bird motif in relief; D: 13 cm, H: 6.5 cm, 332 grams

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Denmark 925 Sterling Silver Necklace BEORG JENSEN

Lot 320: Denmark 925 Sterling Silver Necklace BEORG JENSEN

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Description: Denmark 92.5 sterling silver necklace; marked TORUN 169 on on the left hand inside of the necklace; the right side stamped with 925 S DENMARK and BEORG JENSEN; D: 17 cm, 41 grams

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Chinese Silver Cosmetic Box with Intertwining Lace

Lot 321: Chinese Silver Cosmetic Box with Intertwining Lace

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Description: Chinese silver cosmetic box; featuring intertwining lace; L: 7.75 cm, W: 4 cm, 45 grams

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Chinese Tang Gilt Gold Figure of Lion

Lot 322: Chinese Tang Gilt Gold Figure of Lion

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Description: Chinese Tang Dynasty bronze gilt gold figure; featuring lion in recumbent pose; L: 8 cm, H: 3.25 cm, 64 grams

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Chinese Bronze Cast Figure of Buddha

Lot 323: Chinese Bronze Cast Figure of Buddha

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Description: Chinese bronze cast figure of Buddha; holding an planter of Immortality seated on a double lotus pedestal; H: 7.5 cm, 175 grams

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Chinese Gilt Bronze Seated Guanyin on Elephant

Lot 324: Chinese Gilt Bronze Seated Guanyin on Elephant

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Description: Chinese gilt bronze figure; featuring Guanyin seated in Lalitasana on an elephant; right hand held in Vitarka mudra and left hand holding a ruyi scepter with a lotus flower; H: 26 cm, L: 23 cm, W: 14 cm, 3574 grams

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Chinese Bronze Figure of Medicine Buddha

Lot 325: Chinese Bronze Figure of Medicine Buddha

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Description: Chinese gilt bronze figure; featuring Buddha; hands held together in Dhyana mudra; H: 27 cm, L: 18 cm, W: 15 cm, 4133 grams

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Chinese Gilt Bronze Figure of Buddha

Lot 326: Chinese Gilt Bronze Figure of Buddha

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Description: Chinese gilt bronze figure; featuring Buddha with hands in mudra; H: 22 cm, 1705 grams

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Chinese Gilt Bronze Figure of Medicine Buddha

Lot 327: Chinese Gilt Bronze Figure of Medicine Buddha

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Description: Chinese gilt bronze figure; featuring Medicine Buddha; holding a lotus and urn in either hands; H: 20 cm, 2360 grams

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Chinese Gilt Bronze Figure of Amitayus

Lot 328: Chinese Gilt Bronze Figure of Amitayus

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Description: Chinese gilt bronze figure; featuring Amitayus; seated in dhyanasana; hands in mudra and adorned with robes with bare torso and serene face below a five-tiered crown; H: 21 cm, 1240 grams

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Chinese Gilt Bronze Figure of Buddha

Lot 329: Chinese Gilt Bronze Figure of Buddha

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Description: Chinese gilt bronze figure; seated on a double lotus pedestal and both hands in mudra; H: 30 cm, 2421 grams

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Chinese Gilt Bronze Figure of Sleeping Buddha

Lot 330: Chinese Gilt Bronze Figure of Sleeping Buddha

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Description: Chinese bronze figure; featuring sleep Buddha; evidence of gilt gold; H: 16 cm, L: 11 cm, W: 9 cm, 1066 grams

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Chinese Bronze Buddha with Vajra Mark

Lot 331: Chinese Bronze Buddha with Vajra Mark

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Description: Chinese bronze cast figure; featuring Buddha; seated in dhyanasana holding a tower censer; double vajra mark on base; H: 23 cm, L: 15 cm, W: 12 cm, 1618 grams

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19th C. Chinese Bronze Cloisonne Buddha Qianlong

Lot 332: 19th C. Chinese Bronze Cloisonne Buddha Qianlong

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Description: 19th Century Chinese bronze cloisonne figure of Buddha; seated in dhyanasana with left hand and right hands held in Varada mudra and Bhumisparsha mudra respectively; adorned in robes decorated in lotus scroll; the serene face with downcast eyes framed by pendulous earlobes; the hair in tight curls over the ushnisha and topped with a knop; H: 28 cm, L: 21 cm, W: 14 cm, 3588 grams

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19th/20th Century Chinese Bronze Buddha

Lot 333: 19th/20th Century Chinese Bronze Buddha

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Description: Century Chinese bronze cast figure; featuring Buddha, 19th/20th Century; H: 37 cm, W: 28 cm, L: 18 cm, 6 kg (approx.)

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Large Chinese Bronze Cast Figure Gilt Gold Guanyin

Lot 334: Large Chinese Bronze Cast Figure Gilt Gold Guanyin

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Description: Large Chinese bronze cast figure; featuring gilt gold Guanyin in Bhumisparsha Mudra posture, seated on a double lotus pedestal; holding a planter in meditative state with eyes closed and elongated ear lobes; H: 35 cm, W: 20 cm

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19th Chinese-Tibetan Gilt Bronze Avalokiteshvara

Lot 335: 19th Chinese-Tibetan Gilt Bronze Avalokiteshvara

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Description: Finely cast as a multi-headed and multi-armed Buddhist deity; standing in "samapada" atop a double lotus throne and plinth base, his primary hands in "namaskara mudra", holding the magic wish granting gem, his lower right hand in "varada mudra", four of his remaining hands holding "kalasa", "capa", "mala", and "padma", the other arms radiating around him symbolizing the thousand arms; depicting with eleven heads, arranged in five levels with the head of Amitabha on top; double dorje mark on the base; fire gilding of the period, partly dark patina; Qing Dynasty, 19th century; H 30.5 cm; Provenance: Chan Collection Toronto Remarks: A Chinese-Tibetan gilt-bronze figure of Avalokiteshvara of comparable depiction is in the Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham, Alabama. It is published in their website (quick search "sculpture" in Collection). H: 30 cm, L: 15 cm, W: 9 cm, 1964 grams

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Pair of Tang Dynasty Pottery Figures

Lot 336: Pair of Tang Dynasty Pottery Figures

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Description: A pair of painted pottery figures of a man and a woman, Tang Dynasty; H: 23 cm, W: 10 cm. Provenance: Chin Collection Toronto.

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Signed Chinese Pottery Jar

Lot 337: Signed Chinese Pottery Jar

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Description: Chinese pottery rouleaux jar; signed on base; H: 26 cm, D: 12 cm

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Chinese Ming Period Sancai Glazed Pottery Jar

Lot 338: Chinese Ming Period Sancai Glazed Pottery Jar

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Description: Chinese Ming period Sancai glazed pottery jar with lid. Features white glazed windows with floral spays outlined by yellow borders on a blue and green glazed background. Yellow lingzhi carved in relief on the lid with a Blue glazed knob ; base unglazed; H: 32 cm, D: 20 cm

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Chinese Pottery Tea Leaves Box Marked Circa 1940

Lot 339: Chinese Pottery Tea Leaves Box Marked Circa 1940

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Description: Antique Chinese pottery tea leaves box; the sides featuring script; six-character mark on base, Circa 1940; H: 7.5 cm, D: 7.5 cm

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Chinese Yixing Pottery Tea Pot w/ Yellow Clay

Lot 340: Chinese Yixing Pottery Tea Pot w/ Yellow Clay

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Description: Chinese Yixing pottery teapot with yellow clay. Basket weaved form with tall handle. Reticulated lid with painted fruites and marked underneath. Four character mark on base. H: 13 cm, D: 10 cm, L: 10 cm. Provenance: Eastern Shen Collection, Toronto

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Set of Two Chinese Yixing Pottery Tea Pot Signed

Lot 341: Set of Two Chinese Yixing Pottery Tea Pot Signed

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Description: Set of two Chinese Yixing pottery tea pots; one in the form of a lotus pad with a frog finiale on cover; the other featuring three frogs with frog finiale on lid; four-character mark on base; L: 13 cm, H: 9 cm (1); L: 17 cm, H: 8.5 cm (2)

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Chinese Yixing Pottery Tea Pot with Blue Enamel

Lot 342: Chinese Yixing Pottery Tea Pot with Blue Enamel

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Description: Chinese Yixing teapot with Blue Enamel designs of flowers with handle and spout. Lid with floral designs and handle and marked under lid. Four character mark on base. L: 18 cm, H: 12 cm, D: 11 cm. Provenance: Eastern Shen Collection, Toronto

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Chinese Yixing Pottery Tea Pot Foliate Rim

Lot 343: Chinese Yixing Pottery Tea Pot Foliate Rim

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Description: Chinese Yixing pottery tea pot; hexagonal form body with handle and spout. Foliate shaped rim: marked on base, under lid and handle; L: 14 cm, D: 10 cm, H: 9 cm ; Provenance: Eastern Shen Collection, Toronto

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Chinese Square Yixing Pottery Tea Pot

Lot 344: Chinese Square Yixing Pottery Tea Pot

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Description: Chinese square form yixing pottery tea pot with tall handle and short spout. Lid marked underneath and 4 character seal mark on base. H: 11 cm, L: 12 cm, D: 7 cm. Provenance: Eastern Shen Collection, Toronto

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Chinese Yixing Pottery Tea Pot Signed

Lot 345: Chinese Yixing Pottery Tea Pot Signed

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Description: Chinese Yixing pottery tea pot; featuring bronze upright handle; the tea pot itself in form of auspicious carp; four-character Maker's Mark on base; L: 19 cm, W: 9 cm, H: 10 cm

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Chinese Yixing Pottery Dragon Tea Pot

Lot 346: Chinese Yixing Pottery Dragon Tea Pot

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Description: Chinese Yixing pottery tea pot; featuring molded dragon in relief on ovoid body; domed cover featuring loose dragon head; L: 17 cm, D: 8 cm, H: 9 cm

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Chinese Lotus Shaped Yixing Pottery Tea Pot

Lot 347: Chinese Lotus Shaped Yixing Pottery Tea Pot

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Description: Chinese Yixing pottery tea pot; lotus form body with handle and lid surmounted by frog; marked on base; L: 12 cm, H: 12 cm, D: 12 cm; Provenance: Eastern Shen Collection, Toronto

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Chinese Yixing Pottery Tea Pot Bamboo Handle Form

Lot 348: Chinese Yixing Pottery Tea Pot Bamboo Handle Form

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Description: Chinese Yixing Pottery Tea Pot with Bamboo Handle Form. Marked under lid and base. Provenance: Cheng Collection Toronto, collector has had this for over 40 years. H: 16 cm, L: 12 cm, D: 9 cm

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Chinese Yixing Pottery Tea Pot Turtle Dragon Form

Lot 349: Chinese Yixing Pottery Tea Pot Turtle Dragon Form

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Description: Chinese Yixing Pottery Tea Pot Turtle Dragon Form spout and handle and lid surmounted by Fu Lion. Marked under lid and base. Provenance: Cheng Collection Toronto, collector has had this for over 40 years. H: 12 cm, L: 18 cm, D: 12 cm

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