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Chen Chi (Chinese/American, 1912-2005)      Autumn Landscape

Chen Chi (Chinese/American, 1912-2005) Autumn Landscape

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2019
Lot:
490
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Chen Chi (Chinese/American, 1912-2005) Autumn Landscape Signed and dated "Chen Chi 1960" in ink l.l. and above in Chinese with stamp. Watercolor, gouache, and ink on paper, sight size 26 1/4 x More ...

Blue and White Cup

Blue and White Cup

Auction:
3285B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2019
Lot:
30
Sold for:
$369$300

Blue and White Cup, China, upturned bell shape decorated with chrysanthemums and butterflies to one side, calligraphy to the other, six-character Kangxi mark on base, ht. 1 7/8, dia. 2 5/8 in. More ...

Yixing Teapot

Yixing Teapot

Auction:
3285B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2019
Lot:
84
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Yixing Teapot, China, four-sided near square form with curved silhouette, with raised calligraphy to one side, mark reading "Xuanxing Zisha" on base, ht. 4 1/2, wd. 4 3/8, dp. 3 7/8 in. More ...

Polychrome Enameled Bottle Vase

Polychrome Enameled Bottle Vase

Auction:
3285B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2019
Lot:
139
Sold for:
$123$100

Polychrome Enameled Bottle Vase, China, Republic period, globular form with long straight neck, with a mountain and water landscape and calligraphy below a garland around the mouth, four-character More ...

Enameled Brush Pot

Enameled Brush Pot

Auction:
3285B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2019
Lot:
151
Sold for:
$492$400

Enameled Brush Pot, China, 19th/20th century, slightly waisted tubular form decorated with two calligraphy works against a faux bois ground in russet and gray, turquoise interior, six-character More ...

Jade Plaque Pendant

Jade Plaque Pendant

Auction:
3285B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2019
Lot:
279
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Jade Plaque Pendant, China, oval, decorated in bas-relief with a court scene with officials on one side, a calligraphy on the other, celadon stone, lg. 2 3/4 in. More ...

Nephrite Jade Pebble Pendant

Nephrite Jade Pebble Pendant

Auction:
3285B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2019
Lot:
313
Sold for:
$215$175

Nephrite Jade Pebble Pendant, China, decorated in bas-relief with a Daoist landscape with an Immortal on one side, calligraphy on the other, celadon stone with fissures to one side, ht. 3 1/2, wd. 2 More ...

Hanging Scroll Calligraphy

Hanging Scroll Calligraphy

Auction:
3285B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2019
Lot:
473
Sold for:
$800$650

Hanging Scroll Calligraphy, Korea, Yi Gang (1877-1955), the fourteen-character poem in cursive script, signed "Chun-am" with three seals, two reading "Yi Gang" and "Chunam," calligraphy 47 5/8 x 11 More ...

Hanging Scroll Calligraphy

Hanging Scroll Calligraphy

Auction:
3285B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2019
Lot:
475
Sold for:
$492$400

Hanging Scroll Calligraphy, Korea, Gim Yutak (1875-1936), a poem in three lines, signed "Suam saeng" with three seals, including two possibly reading "Janggo" and "Gim Yutak," calligraphy 56 5/8 x More ...

Three Miniature Paintings

Three Miniature Paintings

Auction:
3285B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2019
Lot:
483
Sold for:
$246$200

Three Miniature Paintings, India, 19th-20th century, opaque color and gold on paper, a portrait of Aurangzeb reading, a two lovers and an attendant in a garden at night, and a narrative scene with More ...

Three Double-folio Leaves of Calligraphy

Three Double-folio Leaves of Calligraphy

Auction:
3285B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2019
Lot:
486
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Three Double-folio Leaves of Calligraphy, Persia, 18th/19th century, ink and gold on paper, written in Thuluth and Naskhi scripts, with black and red diacritical marks and red, blue, and white More ...

Safavid-style Miniature Painting

Safavid-style Miniature Painting

Auction:
3285B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2019
Lot:
487
Sold for:
$246$200

Safavid-style Miniature Painting, India, 19th century, ink and color on paper, depicting a court scene with musicians and many attendees, four columns of Nastaliq calligraphy above, framed and More ...

Three Miniature Paintings

Three Miniature Paintings

Auction:
3285B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2019
Lot:
488
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Three Miniature Paintings India, late 19th/early 20th century, ink, opaque color, and gold on paper, one depicting an outdoor scene of men conversing in a garden, painted in an archaic 17th century More ...

Two Hanging Scroll Calligraphies

Two Hanging Scroll Calligraphies

Auction:
3285B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2019
Lot:
489
Sold for:
$185$150

Two Hanging Scroll Calligraphies, China, one in regular script, in the manner of Ma Xulun (1885-1970), signed with seal, 27 7/8 x 14 7/8; and one in regular script, signed "Wang Qigang" (b. 1959) More ...

Pair of Enameled Porcelain Vases

Pair of Enameled Porcelain Vases

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1056
Sold for:
$523$425

Pair of Enameled Porcelain Vases, China, elongated oviform with straight neck and dish-shape mouth, decorated with a figural landscape and calligraphy, ht. 8 in. Asian Art Online More ...

Two Hanging Scrolls

Two Hanging Scrolls

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1135
Sold for:
$49$40

Two Hanging Scrolls, Japan, one depicting a tofu maker, inscribed and signed with a seal, ink and light color on paper, 37 3/4 x 10; and a Zen calligraphy with two characters, signed with two seals, More ...

Calligraphy

Calligraphy

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1139
Sold for:
$111$90

Calligraphy, China, 20th century, in the manner of Zeng Guopan (1811-1872), four-character idiom translates to "commitment to excellence," signed and sealed, ink on paper, fabric mat, calligraphy 17 More ...

Pair of Miniature Enameled Porcelain Vases

Pair of Miniature Enameled Porcelain Vases

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1300
Sold for:
$37$30

Pair of Miniature Enameled Porcelain Vases, China, baluster-shape, depicting a panoramic landscape with calligraphy, ht. to 3 1/2 in. Asian Art Online More ...

Hanging Scroll Depicting a Monk with Calligraphy

Hanging Scroll Depicting a Monk with Calligraphy

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1324
Sold for:
$111$90

Hanging Scroll Depicting a Monk with Calligraphy, China, signed "Zhou Liben" with two seals, ink and color on paper, painting 34 7/8 x 9 1/2 in. Asian Art Online More ...

Seven Pages of Islamic Calligraphy

Seven Pages of Islamic Calligraphy

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1397
Sold for:
$37$30

Seven Pages of Islamic Calligraphy, Mostly Persia, two sets of pages from two manuscripts in Nastaliq script, two large pages in Thuluth script, and a fragment of Nastaliq calligraphy with gilt More ...

Painting Leaf

Painting Leaf

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1420
Sold for:
$37$30

Painting Leaf, Japan, depicting the poet Ono no Komachi, with cursive inscription, ink and color on paper, framed and glazed, leaf 8 5/8 x 6 1/8 in. Asian Art Online More ...

Hanging Scroll Depicting a Wisteria Vine

Hanging Scroll Depicting a Wisteria Vine

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1458
Sold for:
$800$650

Hanging Scroll Depicting a Wisteria Vine, China, in the manner of Chen Dancheng (1919-2009), signed and dated "1962" with a seal, ink and color on paper, painting 52 3/4 x 13 3/8 in. More ...

Brass Traveling Pen and Ink Case, Qalamdan

Brass Traveling Pen and Ink Case, Qalamdan

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1485
Sold for:
$86$70

Brass Traveling Pen and Ink Case, Qalamdan, Turkey, 19th/20th century, decorated with incised calligraphy in reserves, on modern metal stand, case lg. 9 in. Asian Art Online More ...

Cursive Script Calligraphy

Cursive Script Calligraphy

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1514
Sold for:
$12$10

Cursive Script Calligraphy, Japan, signed with seal reading "Shakufuku," ink on paper, framed and glazed, sight size 51 1/2 x 13 in. Asian Art Online More ...

Ten Painted Manuscript Pages

Ten Painted Manuscript Pages

Auction:
3280T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 21, 2019
Lot:
1386
Unsold
 

Ten Painted Manuscript Pages, Persia, 19th/20th century, ink and opaque color on paper, most depicting courtiers enjoying music, food, drink, and conversation in a garden, painted in an archaic More ...

Hanging Scroll Depicting a Wisteria Vine

Hanging Scroll Depicting a Wisteria Vine

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1056
Unsold
 

Hanging Scroll Depicting a Wisteria Vine, China, in the manner of Chen Dancheng (1919-2009), signed and dated "1962" with a seal, ink and color on paper, painting 52 3/4 x 13 3/8 in. More ...

Hanging Scroll Fan Painting

Hanging Scroll Fan Painting

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1077
Sold for:
$62$50

Hanging Scroll Fan Painting, Japan, 20th century, in the manner of Kayo Yamaguchi (1899-1984), depicting fish, signed "Kayo" with three seals including one to bottom right, ink and color on paper, More ...

Two Framed Calligraphy Works

Two Framed Calligraphy Works

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1101
Sold for:
$123$100

Two Framed Calligraphy Works, China, 20th century, unidentified, each with the same celebratory text on the New Year of 1969, ink on a gold-speckled red paper, framed and glazed, sight sizes to 15 More ...

Pair of Enameled Porcelain Hat Holders

Pair of Enameled Porcelain Hat Holders

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1111A
Sold for:
$400$325

Pair of Enameled Porcelain Hat Holders, China, Republic period, hexagonal form with six four-lobed openings, decorated with three legendary figures and calligraphy, six-character Daoguang mark on More ...

Ten Painted Manuscript Pages

Ten Painted Manuscript Pages

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1116
Unsold
 

Ten Painted Manuscript Pages, Persia, 19th/20th century, ink and opaque color on paper, most depicting courtiers enjoying music, food, drink, and conversation in a garden, painted in an archaic More ...