Asian Art 675
A Choice of Highlights

* = change of date
November 3rd to 5th 2011*

675A - Japan
Auction Date:
November 3rd 2011, 9 am

Viewing:
November 1st to 2nd 2011, 11 am to 6 pm


675A - China, part I
Auction Date:
November 4th 2011, 10 am

Viewing:
November 1st to 3rd 2011, 11 am to 6 pm


675A - China, part II
Auction Date:
November 5th 2011, 10 am

Viewing:
November 1st to 3rd 2011, 11 am to 6 pm






AN IMPORTANT HUANGHUALI TABLE WITH DRAGON CARVING
China, 16th/17th ct. , 84x97x97 cm
est. Euro 120000/180000.-
Property from an important Swiss private collection, bought from C.T. Loo, Paris - Published in 1979 by M. Beurdeley in 'Chinese Furniture', no. 126





A fine and rare gilt-bronze figure of seated Guandi
China, Kangxi period, h. 41 cm
Property from an old European private collection, bought from Koller Zurich, 1.6.1983, Lot 521





A rare Imperial Zitan stool
China, 18th ct.
Provenance: From the estate of Dr. Edmund Dipper (1871-1933), published Sale Otto Hartmann, Stuttgart, 2./3.3. 1950, plate XXIII, Lot 473





A fine Rinoceros horn wine cup
China, 17th ct.
Property from an old German private collection





A fine Imperial Zitan display cabinet
China, 18th/19th ct.
Property from an old German private collection





A rare Imperial lemon-yellow tazza
China, Qianlong seal mark and period





A very rare lime green ‘Famille rose’ teapot and cover
China, Jiaqing yuzhi mark and period
Property from an old European private collection





A rare Imperial pair of susancai bowls
China, Kangxi marks and period





Li Keran (1907-1989)
75 x 48,5 cm
Property from an old North German private collection, bought by a famous German artist in the 1960ies in China





China, 16th ct.
Property from an important Japanese Noble collection





China, 15th ct.
Property from an important Japanese Noble collection





China, 15th ct.
Property from an important Japanese Noble collection





China, early 15th ct.
Property from an important Japanese Noble collection





Zhang Daqian (1899-1983)
Landscape dated 1927, 99 x 41 cm
Property from an important German private collection, bought in the 1980ies from a Cologne merchant, who bought this painting in the 1960ies in China





A PAIR OF IMPERIAL CARVED ZITAN FOOT RESTS
China, Qianlong period, 18,8x78x27 cm
est. 15000/25000.- Euro
Provenance: From the estate of Dr. Edmund Dipper (1871-1933), Phyiscian of the last Emperor Puyi from 1920-21 and physician of Sun Yat-sen, the founder of the Republic. Published Sale Otto Hartmann, Stuttgart, 2./3.3. 1950, plate XXIII, Lot 474





WANG XUETAO
China (1903-1980), Hen and cockerel, after 1946, 131,5 x 51 cm
est. Euro 10000/15000.-
Property from an important German private collection, bought in the 1980’ies from a Cologne merchant, who bought this painting in the 196o’ies in China





WU ZUOREN (1908-1997)
Eagle on a rock, dated 1961, 123 x 68,5 cm
est. Euro 20000/30000.-
Property from an important German private collection, bought in the 1980’ies from a Cologne merchant, who bought this painting in the 196o’ies in China





QI BAISHI (1864-1957), SHRIMPS AND ARROWHEAD DEDICATED TO SELMAN SELAMAGIC BY QI BAISHI
in 1953, 68,5x34,4 cm
est. Euro 30000/50000.-
Property from the estate of Selman Selmanagic, bought directly from Qi Baishi in 1953,





A VERY RARE YELLOW-GROUND BLUE AND WHITE DISH
China, Yonzheng six-character mark in underglaze blue and of the period, d. 27 cm
est. Euro 60000/80000.-
Property from an old Berlin private collection





A VERY FINE GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF AMITHABA
Tibeto-Chinese, Kangxi period, h. 24 cm
est. 50000/70000.-
Property from an important European private collection





A FINE CARVED ZITAN TABLE
China, 18th ct.
est. 30000/50000.-
Property from an old Berlin private collection





A RARE MASSIVE RU-TYPE HU-FORM VASE
Yongzheng six-character sealmark in underglaze blue to base and of the period, h. 35,4 cm
est. 100000/150000.-
Provenance: Former old English private collection, purchased in Asia in the 1980‘ies





A VERY RARE IMPERIAL BLUE AND WHITE DRAGON BOWL
China, Yongzheng six-character mark and of the period, d. 24,6 cm
est. 200000/300000.-





A RARE IMPERIAL 'FAMILLE ROSE' BOWL WITH EXOTIC FLOWERS ON A YELLOW GROUND
China, underglaze blue six-character mark Qianlong and of the period, d. 15 cm.
est. 50000/80000.-





A VERY RARE ROCK CRYSTAL GOAT-FORM VESSEL
China, wheel-cut four-character seal reign mark of Jiaqing and of the period, l. 14 cm
est. Euro 40000/60000.-





A VERY LARGE AND RARE BLUE AND WHITE PORCELAIN EIGHT IMMORTAL MEIPING
China, 16th ct., Zhengde six-character mark and possibly of the period, h. 47,5 cm
est. 30000/50000.-
Property from an old European private collection





A FINE CARVED HUANGHUALI TABLE
China, Qianlong period
est. 50000/80000.-
Property from an old European diplomate collection





A RARE RED-LACQUERED BRONZE FIGURE OF SEATED VAIROCANA BUDDHA
China, Dali Kingdom, ca. 12th ct., h. 24,8 cm
est. 20000/30000.-
Property from an old European private collection





A RARE CARVED HUANGHUALI WRITING TABLE
China, 18th ct.
est. Euro 80000/120000.-
Property from a Swiss private collection, purchased around 1982 from Sotheby’s New York





A RITUAL BRONZE 'ZUN'
China, Shang dynasty, h. 26 cm
est. Euro 80000/100000.-
Property from an old Swiss private collection





A VERY RARE MINT-GREEN ENAMELLED BOTTLE VASE
China, Yongzheng six-character mark and period, h. 22,4 cm
est. Euro 150000/250000.-
Provenance: Former Swiss private collection, Lempertz, Cologne , 19.11.2004, Lot 180





A RARE IMPERIAL YELLOW-GROUND ‚GARDENIA’ DISH
China, Zhengde six-character mark and period, d. 20 cm
est. 180000.-/250000.-
Provenance: Former collection Sze Yuan Tang (Anthony Hardy)





Kangxi period





A selection of paintings by Qi Baishi

Property from a Private Collection





Qianlong period





Kangxi period





Wu Guanzhong (1919-2010)

Property from a Swedish Private Collection