Spring Fine Art Sale: Saturday 17 March 2018 10:00AM

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Viewing: Sunday 11 March 11am - 4pm, Monday 12 March to Thursday 15 March 10am-4pm, Friday 16 March 10am-2pm and the morning of the sale from 8am.

Please note: The Sale will be sold in two rooms, both starting at 10am
Saleroom I: Lots 1-447
Saleroom II: Lots 500-979

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Lots 101 to 150 of 918


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A Pair of Meissen Porcelain Figures of a Shepherd and Shepherdess, late 19th century, he bolding a basket of fruit, his dog at his feet, she with an apron of flowers, a ewe at her feet, on scroll moulded bases, crossed swords marks in underglaze blue, 28.5cm high

Estimate: £400-600

Sold: £850
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Lot 104

A Pair of Meissen Porcelain Candlesticks, circa 1900, each modelled as a classical maiden holding a child whilst sitting on a shaped circular base picked out in pale enamels, crossed swords mark in underglaze blue, 32.5cm high

Estimate: £500-700

Sold: £600
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Lot 105

A Meissen Porcelain Figure Group, circa 1900, possibly representing Africa, as a boy wearing a leopard skin holding a club sitting next to a girl in 18th century European dress, on a scroll moulded base, crossed swords mark in underglaze blue, 13cm high; A Similar Figure of a Fruit Seller, 14.5cm high; A Similar Figure of Cupid, sitting on a triangular base, 13cm high; and A Similar Group of Two Cherubs, 11.5cm high (4)

Estimate: £800-1200

Sold: £800
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Lot 106

A Meissen Porcelain Figure of a Young Fisherman, circa 1900, the kneeling cherub holding a fish with baskets beside, on a scroll moulded base, crossed swords mark in underglaze blue, 10.5cm high; A Similar Figure of a Shepherdess and Ewe, 12cm high; A Similar Figure of a Seated Girl, holding a hat of flowers, 12.5cm high; and A Similar Figure of a Gardener, with two pots of plants, 11.5cm high (4)

Estimate: £800-1200

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Lot 107

A Pair of Meissen Style Bonbonnieres, late 19th century, each in the form of a mouse, the hinged cover painted with a harvest scene on a gilt ground, 8cm long

Estimate: £300-400

Sold: £550
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Lot 108

An Extensive Meissen Porcelain Dinner Service, 20th century, painted with Deutsche Blumen within ozier moulded borders, comprising 169 pieces See illustration

Estimate: £3000-5000

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Lot 109

A Derby Style Porcelain Figure of a Hound, late 19th century, sitting on a mound base with bocage, bearing pseudo Derby mark, 13cm high; and A Delft Model of a Cow, late 19th century, painted with flowersprays, 21cm long (2)

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £180
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Lot 110

A Chinese Porcelain Bottle Vase, Xuande reign mark, the tall slender neck carved with bands of stylised foliage, bears six character reign mark, 39cm high See illustration

Estimate: £4000-6000

Sold: £3800
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Lot 111

A Chinese Guan Type Mallet Vase, probably Yuan or early Ming period, of ovoid form, the tall cylindrical neck with slightly everted rim, bears paper labels for Mathias Komor, New York and Seifu, Kyoto, Japan, 24cm high See illustration

Provenance: Purchased by the owner's grandfather from Rare Art Inc, 978 Madison Avenue, New York on March 8 1967, sold with a photographic copy of the original invoice

 
VAT: This lot is sold whilst subject to Temporary Importation and VAT is due at the reduced rate, which applies to the hammer price only

Estimate: £18000-25000

Sold: £36000
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Lot 112

A Kraak Porcelain Ewer, early 17th century, of pear shape with loop handle, typically painted in underglaze blue with landscapes and fruiting branches in panels, 27cm high

The shape is derived from a bottle vase to which a handle being added possibly for the Persian market

Estimate: £600-800

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Lot 113

A Chinese Porcelain Double Gourd Vase, Transitional period, mid 17th century, painted in underglaze blue with bands of figures in landscape within foliate borders, 28.5cm high See illustration

Estimate: £3500-4500

Sold: £3800
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Lot 114

A Pair of Gilt Metal Mounted Chinese Porcelain Altar Candlesticks, probably Kangxi, of inverted bell form with circular plinths and bases, painted in underglaze blue with phoenix amongst cloud scrolls, 25cm high overall See illustration

Estimate: £6000-8000

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Lot 115

A Chinese Porcelain Basin, Kangxi reign mark and of the period, painted in underglaze blue with Lange Lijsen in a garden within a broad border of further panels of Lange Lijsen on a keywork ground, six character reign mark in underglaze blue, 34.5cm diameter See illustration

Estimate: £3000-4000

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Lot 116

A Chinese Porcelain Baluster Vase, Kangxi, with flared neck, painted in underglaze blue with lion dogs, brocade balls and scrolls below a border of calligraphy, 46cm high See illustration

Estimate: £2500-3000

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Lot 117

A Pair of Chinese Porcelain Flasks, Kangxi, of flattened baluster form, painted in underglaze blue with birds and foliage amongst rockwork, the shoulders with bamboo, 16.5cm high

Estimate: £300-400

Sold: £1800
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Lot 118

A Yixing Stoneware Conserve Jar and Domed Cover, 19th century, with mythical beast knop and mask handles, painted with roundels and flowersprigs within cloud scroll borders, four character seal mark, 14.5cm high

Estimate: £300-400

Sold: £280
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Lot 119

A Blanc de Chine Conversation Group, Kangxi, modelled as two ladies sitting beside a table with a mirror flanked by attendants, a vase of flowers and a dog at their feet, on an oval base, 15.5cm high

Estimate: £2000-3000

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Lot 120

A Set of Eight Blanc de Chine Figures of Immortals, late 19th/early 20th century, each standing figure holding their attribute on cloud scroll moulded bases, 23.5-25cm high See illustration

Estimate: £700-1000

Sold: £1600
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Lot 121

A Chinese Porcelain Vase, Yongzheng, of rectangular section baluster form with flared neck and scroll handles, painted in famille verte enamels with figures of scholars and butterflies amongst foliage in shaped panels on a coral ground within a yellow and green border with Shou characters, 37cm high See illustration

Estimate: £2200-2500

Sold: £1900
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Lot 122

A Chinese Porcelain Brush Pot, of cylindrical form, painted in famille verte enamels with figures and mythical beasts in landscape with inscription on a foliate ground, 14.5cm high See illustration

Estimate: £400-600

Sold: £6000
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Lot 123

A Chinese Porcelain Rouleau Vase, painted in famille verte enamels with figures in landscape in panels on a seeded ground within foliate, insect and lattice borders with panels of precious objects, 49cm high See illustration

Estimate: £800-1200

Sold: £750
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Lot 124

A Chinese Armorial Porcelain Platter, Qianlong, painted in famille rose enamels with the arms of Hutchinson impaling Calthrop within a chain-link border, the rim with flower sprigs, 38cm wide See illustration

Illustrated in Howard (David Sanctuary) Chinese Armorial Porcelain, Vol I, pg.547 where the family connection to Governor Thomas Hutchinson of Massachusetts, the descendant of William Hutchinson, a founder citizen of Boston, is noted

Provenance: P B Cooke Collection

Estimate: £400-600

Sold: £380
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Lot 125

A Chinese Armorial Porcelain Punch Bowl, Qianlong, painted in famille rose enamels with the arms of Cooke quartering Warren and Twysden in pretence alternating with quatrefoil panels of European river landscapes within a spearhead border, 28.5cm diameter See illustration

See Howard (David Sanctuary) Chinese Armorial Porcelain, Vol I, pg.325 for a plate from the same service

Provenance: P B Cooke Collection

Estimate: £900-1200

Sold: £1300
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Lot 126

A Chinese Armorial Porcelain Punch Bowl, Qianlong, painted in famille rose enamels with the arms of Lewin with Pollard in pretence and with flowersprays within a chain-link border, 30cm diameter See illustration

Illustrated in Howard (David Sanctuary) Chinese Armorial Porcelain, Vol I, pg.575

Provenance: P B Cooke Collection

Estimate: £900-1200

Sold: £850
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Lot 127

A Chinese Armorial Porcelain Octagonal Basin, Qianlong, painted in famille rose enamels with a rose and tulip spray and with the arms of Pringle within a chain link border, the rim with further flowersprays, 35.5cm wide See illustration

See Howard (David Sanctuary) Chinese Armorial Porcelain, Vol I, pg.560 for a tea bowl and saucer from the same service

Provenance: P B Cooke Collection

Estimate: £1000-1500

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Lot 128

A Chinese Armorial Porcelain Octagonal Soup Plate, Qianlong, painted in famille rose enamels with sprays of flowers and scattered sprigs, the reverse with the arms of Fisher, 22cm diameter See illustration

Illustrated in Howard (David Sanctuary) Chinese Armorial Porcelain, Vol I, pg.400 where it is noted that there are only currently two services known with arms on the reverse, the other being that of Captain Richard Walpole

Provenance: P B Cooke Collection

Estimate: £900-1200

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Lot 129

A Chinese Armorial Porcelain Platter, Qianlong, of canted rectangular form, painted in famille rose enamels with the arms of Danne within an underglaze blue border of latticework and foliage, 43cm wide See illustration

Illustrated in Howard (David Sanctuary) Chinese Armorial Porcelain, Vol I, pg.584

Provenance: P B Cooke Collection

Estimate: £1000-1200

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Lot 130

A Chinese Armorial Porcelain Octagonal Soup Plate, Qianlong, painted in famille rose enamels with a phoenix amongst foliage and rockworks within a spearhead border, the rim with the motto and crest of Lauder of Fountain Hall and with scattered flower sprigs, 23cm diameter See illustration

Illustrated in Howard (David Sanctuary) Chinese Armorial Porcelain, Vol I, pg.340

Provenance: P B Cooke Collection

Estimate: £600-800

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Lot 131

A Chinese Armorial Porcelain Plate, Qianlong, painted in famille rose enamels with the arms of Fazakerley quarterly impaling Lutwyche within a floral cartouche and ropetwist border, the rim with the crest, 23cm diameter; A Similar Plate, painted with the arms of Fawkes quartering Ayscough with Wilkinson in pretence, 22cm diameter; and A Similar Octagonal Plate, painted with arms of Auchmuty either of Scotland or Ireland, 22.5cm (3) See illustration

See Howard (David Sanctuary) Chinese Armorial Porcelain, Vol I, pg.352, 571 and 490 for pieces from the same services

Provenance: P B Cooke Collection

Estimate: £300-400

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Lot 132

A Chinese Armorial Porcelain Tea Canister and Cover, Yongzheng, painted in famille rose enamels with the arms of Knightley with Benson in pretence and with exotic birds and foliage in panels on a gilt scale ground, 12.5cm high; A Similar Tea Canister, Qianlong, painted in famille rose enamels with the arms probably of Towndrow with a foliate cartouche below an arrowhead border, 10.5cm high; and A Similar Spoon Tray, painted with the arms of Hill impaling Dale within a festoon border, 12cm wide (3) See illustration

See Howard (David Sanctuary) Chinese Armorial Porcelain, Vol I, pg.256 for an illustration of pieces from the same service as the Knightley tea canister, pg.477 for an illustration of the Towndrow tea canister, and pg.642 for an illustration of the Hill spoon tray

Provenance: Spoon tray from the Hansell Collection
Provenance: P B Cooke Collection

Estimate: £700-900

Sold: £650
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Lot 133

A Chinese Armorial Porcelain Tea Bowl and Saucer, Qianlong, painted in famille rose enamels with the arms of Marshall within scattered flower sprigs and a gilt spearhead border See illustration

See Howard (David Sanctuary) Chinese Armorial Porcelain, pg.496 for a similar bowl

Estimate: £300-400

Sold: £300
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Lot 134

A Chinese Armorial Porcelain Tea Bowl and Saucer, en suite with the previous lot See illustration

Estimate: £300-400

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Lot 135

A Chinese Armorial Porcelain Tea Bowl and Saucer, Qianlong, painted in famille rose enamels with the arms of Browne within ropetwist borders and scattered sprigs See illustration

See Howard (David Sanctuary) Chinese Armorial Porcelain, pg.659 for a similar plate

Estimate: £300-400

Sold: £300
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Lot 136

A Chinese Armorial Porcelain Tea Bowl and Saucer, Qianlong, painted in enamels and gilt with the arms possibly of Hutchins within blue band gilt line borders See illustration

Estimate: £300-400

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Lot 137

A Chinese Porcelain Tea Bowl and Saucer, Qianlong, painted in famille rose enamels with the crest of Browne C.A.B. within a flower festoon border; A Similar Tea Bowl and Saucer, Qianlong, painted in famille rose enamels with a stag's head crest and initials MMK within a flower shield within a Fitzhugh border; and A Similar Coffee Cup and Saucer, painted in famille rose enamels with a lion rampant crest above a monogram in a shield cartouche within a flower sprig and green line border (6) See illustration

See Howard (David Sanctuary) Chinese Armorial Porcelain, Vol II, pg.461 for a coffee cup matching the first tea bowl and saucer, and pg.529 for a plate matching the second tea bowl and saucer

Estimate: £600-800

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Lot 138

A Chinese Imari Porcelain Soup Tureen, Cover and Stand, 2nd quarter 18th century, of fluted oval form with foliate handles, painted with flowers and ducks by a river within a foliate border, 37cm wide See illustration

Estimate: £1800-2200

Sold: £1600
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Lot 139

A Pair of Cantonese Porcelain Vases, mid 19th century, of hexagonal baluster form, the shoulders applied with mythical beast handles, typically painted in famille rose enamels with panels of figures in interiors and birds in branches on a foliate ground, 58.5cm high See illustration

Estimate: £1000-1500

Sold: £1400
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Lot 140

A Chinese Porcelain Garden Seat, of barrel form pierced with cash roundels, painted in underglaze blue with scrolling lotus and pine cones, 47cm high

Estimate: £500-700

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Lot 142

A Chinese Porcelain Jardinière, late Qing Dynasty, with everted rim, painted in famille rose enamels with flowering branches on a yellow ground, 32cm high, on hardwood stand

Estimate: £300-500

Sold: £280
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Lot 143

A Chinese Porcelain Punch Bowl, 19th century, painted in famille verte enamels with figures in gardens and birds in branches in panels on a foliate ground, 37cm diameter

Estimate: £500-700

Sold: £800
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Lot 144

A Matched Pair of Chinese Porcelain Ovoid Jars and Covers, 19th century, painted in famille verte enamels with dignitaries and attendants in fenced gardens within formal lattice and geometric borders, one bears four character Kangxi reign mark in underglaze blue, 31cm by 29.5cm high

Estimate: £500-700

Sold: £1600
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Lot 145

An Imari Porcelain Baluster Jar, circa 1700, typically painted with panels of flowering branches on a foliate ground below a broad border with buildings amongst trees, 52cm high See illustration

Estimate: £600-800

Sold: £2500
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Lot 146

A Satsuma Earthenware Ovoid Jar and Cover, Meiji period, typically painted with immortals below a brocade border, signed, 37cm high See illustration

Estimate: £800-1200

Sold: £1200
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Lot 147

A Chinese Gilt Bronze Figure of Buddha, Yongle reign mark, seated wearing a scroll headdress on a lotus cast base, bearing six character reign mark, 20cm high See illustration

Estimate: £600-800

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Lot 148

A Gilt Bronze Figure of Buddha, probably Tibet, 17th century, seated with headdress and loose robes, sitting cross-legged on a table base, 18cm high

Estimate: £300-400

Sold: £1100
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Lot 149

A Chinese Bronze Figure of Bodhisattva, probably 16th/17th century, seated, the left hand raised, the right hand outstretched, on a double lotus throne, 21.5cm high See illustration

Estimate: £700-1000

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Lot 150

A Chinese Parcel Gilt Bronze Figure of Bodhisattva, Ming period, seated in dhyanasana with right hand in vitarkamudra, a flaming pearl in the left hand, 31.5cm high See illustration

Estimate: £4000-6000

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Lot 151

A Pair of Chinese Cloisonné Figures of Cranes, Qing Dynasty, probably 19th century, each modelled standing, its head turned backwards, with white body and coloured wings, 24cm high See illustration

Estimate: £1000-1500

Sold: £3500
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Lot 152

A Chinese Cloisonné Enamel Bottle Vase, Qianlong four character mark and of the period, of ovoid form with slender neck, decorated with scrolling lotus on a pale blue ground within formal borders, incised four character reign mark and with fifth character below, 14.5cm high See illustration

See Quette (Beatrice) Cloisonné Chinese Enamels from the Yuan, Ming and Qing Dynasties pg.291 for similar bottles and a discussion of the relevance of the fifth mark below the Qianlong reign mark

Estimate: £2000-3000

Sold: £10000
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Lot 153

A Chinese Rootwood Scroll/Brush Pot (Bitong), Qing Dynasty, of naturalistic trunk form, 19.5cm high

Estimate: £300-500

Sold: £750
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