722 | Fine Asian Art

A Choice of Highlights

Auction Date:
June 5th 2015 - Southeast Asia, China-collect and teapots
June 6th 2015 - China


Viewing:
May 31st - June 5th 2015, 10 am to 5 pm - Japan, Korea, China



A very rare and superb gilt-bronze figure of Yamantaka

Tibeto-Chinese, 1st half 15th ct.
H. 17 cm

Property from an old European private collection


Lu Yanshao (1909-1993)

Landscape, dated 1979
69 x 46,2 cm

Property from an important German private collection, bought in the 1980’s


Jiang Rong (1919-2008)

Coloured clay teapot in shape of a lotus seedpod with toad

Property of Zisha ware from the collection of Lam Chi-Wang (1921 - 2003)


A very rare cloisonné enamel stand

Xuande six-character mark and period
D. 19,3 cm

Property from an old European private collection


A large gilt-bronze and enamel model of an elephant with jade
and stone decorations.

China, Qianlong mark and period
H. 96 cm

Property from an old European private collection


A very rare gilt-bronze figure of Ushnisavijaya

Mongolia, Zanabazar style
early 18th century, h. 26 cm

Property from an old European private collection


Zhao Shao’ang (1905-1998)

Sun flower and bird, dated 1967
118 x 44 cm

Property from a German private collection, received as present directly by the artist in the 1970’s




A rare cloisonné enamel jardinière

China, Guangxu period, marked
Zhu xiao zheng chang
H. 88 cm

Property from an important German private collection




A very rare and large pair of bronze buddhist lions

Ming dynasty, h. 87 cm

Property from an old Swiss private collection.


A fine tibeto-chinese gilt-bronze of Sarvabuddhadakini

18th century, h. 18,5 cm

Property from an old European private collection


Wang Yinxian (1943-)

Clay teapot with incised with Fan Zeng’s figure decoration and overhead handle

Property of Zisha ware from the collection of Lam Chi-Wang (1921 - 2003)


A very rare cloisonné enamel stand

Xuande six-character mark and period
D. 19,3 cm

Property from an old European private collection


A very fine gilt-bronze of Yama

Kangxi period, h. 17,5 cm

Property from an old French-German private collection


A rare imperial flower vase

Xianfeng six-character mark and period, h. 32,2 cm

Property from an old German private collection


Qi Baishi (1864-1957)

"Li Tieguai", dated 1930
139 x 35 cm

Property from an old German private collection, bought in the 1970's


Shi Xiaoma (1954-)

A clay tea set in shape of blossom

Property of Zisha ware from the collection of Lam Chi-Wang (1921 - 2003)


A gilt-bronze figure of a patriarch of the Sakya tradition

Tibet, 15th/16th century

Property from an old German private collection, bought in Tibet around 1983



A fine and rare imperial clair-de-lune brushwasher

Kangxi six-character mark and period
D. 11,8 cm

Provenance: Former old European private collection


A very rare and large Thangka in original yellow silk mounts of Thrisong Detsen (742-797), tib. bTsan-po as Manjushri China, possibly Jehol, Qianlong period.

Property from the estate of Georges Schaltenbrand (1897-1979), bought in China between 1928 and 1930



Jiang Rong (1919-2008)

Clay teapot in flower shape with three lobes

Property of Zisha ware from the collection of Lam Chi-Wang (1921 - 2003)


Feng Zikai (1898-1975)

Boys and water melon, dated 1957
34,3 x 26,7 cm

Property from an old East German private collection, received as present by the artist in 1957


A very rare gilt-bronze figure
of Vinayaka

Tibet, 18th century

Property from an old German private collection, bought in Tibet around 1983



Gu Jingzhou (1915-1996)

Clay teapot in compressed well railing shape with overhead handle and incised decoration

Property of Zisha ware from the collection of Lam Chi-Wang (1921 - 2003)


A very rare gilt-bronze figure of
Lu Dongbin and a demon

17th century, h. 21,2 cm

Property from an old European private collection


Qian Songyan (1899-1986)

Waterfall, 59,6 x 40,8 cm

Property from an important German private collection, bought directly from the daughter of Qian Songyan


A fine and large bronze figure of Amitayus

Qianlong period, h. 33,8 cm

Property from an old German private collection, bought in China prior 1902


Xu Beihong (1895-1953), "Gallopierendes Pferd", dated 1945

78 x 41 cm

Property from an old German private collection, bought in the 1970's




A very rare 'falangcai' flower bowl, China, Qianlong seal mark and period Property from a German private collection - Former collection Lord Illford of Bury, Sotheby's London, 8.7.1975, Lot 152 - O.C.S. Exhibition 'Enamelled Polychrome Porcelain of the Manchu Dynasty, London 1951, catalogue number 179


Qi Baishi (1864-1957), "Glyzinien"

136 x 33 cm

Property from an old German private collection, bought in the 1970's


A fine bronze of a seated Lama,
Tibet, 16th ct.

Property from an old European private collection





A rare group of three Daoist paintings on silk with Imperial inscription and seals China, Wanli period, dated 1610.

Property from the estate of Georges Schaltenbrand (1897-1979), bought in China between 1928 and 1930



A fine gilt-bronze figure of Usnisavijaya,
Tibeto-Chinese, 18th ct.

Property from an old European private collection



Qi Baishi (1864-1957), "Frösche und Lotos", dated 1948

103 x 34 cm

Property from an old German private collection, bought in the 1970's


A rare Cinnabar lacquer box and cover with zitan inlay and three white jade carvings

China, Qianlong period – Property from an European private collection



Qi Baishi (1864-1957), "Pfirsiche"

138 x 34 cm

Property from an old German private collection, bought in the 1970's


A very rare 'Famille rose' pair of Chicken-Bowls, China, Yongzheng marks and period Property from a German private collection - Former collection Lord Illford of Bury, Sotheby's London, 8.7.1975, Lot 147


Xu Beihong (1895-1953), "Gallopierendes Pferd", dated 1947

84,5 x 45 cm

Property from an old German private collection, bought in the 1970's


Tibetan Bronzes – Property from an European private collection


A very rare porcelain cup of the 12th month, China, Kangxi mark and period Property from a German private collection - Former collection CAR - Publ. and exhibited U. Wiesner, 'Chinesische Keramik - Meisterwerke aus Privatsammlungen' , Cologne 1988, Catalogue number 95


A large bronze figure of seated Buddha, China, Tianqi period, dated 1627

Property from the collection of the German actor Paul Wegener
(1874-1948)



A rare 'Famille verte' Chicken-Winecup, China. Kangxi-Periode Property from a German private collection - Former collection Mrs. Alfred Clark, Sotheby's London, 25.3.1975, Lot 116