736 | Fine Asian Art

A Choice of Highlights

Auction Date:
6th - 7th May 2016


Viewing:
3rd - 5th May 2016, 10 am to 5 pm



In the Style of Zhao Chang
(ca. 960- after 1016)

Bird on Plum Blossoms and Camellias, Song to early Ming dynasty, 69 x 33,5 cm

Publ. in renyin xiaoxialu (1902) by Duanfuang, in xuxiu siku quanshu - zilei & yishu lei, Vol. 1089, p. 288

A collection of 50 paintings Property from an important old German private collection Assembled in China between 1894 and 1922


Summer Landscape by Dong Bangda (1699-1769)

China, 18th Ct.

15,5 x 69,5 cm

Hidden Treasures – A Hannover Private collection assembled between 1980 and 2005





A fine bronze of Buddha Shakyamuni

Tibet, 16th ct., h. 22,2 cm

An Important German Private Collection of Tibetan and Chinese Art


A very rare Cinnabar Lacquer Dish

China, incised Yongle mark and period

Former collection Baron N. von der Brüggen
Sold in Frankfurt 1909

Hidden Treasures – A Hannover Private collection assembled between 1980 and 2005


Wang Hui (1632-1717)
Dated 1673

A collection of 50 paintings
Property from an important old German private collection Assembled in China between 1894 and 1922

20,2 x 221 cm




An extremely rare Porcelain censer and Cover

Imitating Bronze, China, Yong-mark, Qianlong period, h. 38,5 cm

Hidden Treasures – A Hannover Private collection assembled between 1980 and 2005


A rare and large wood figure of Guanyin

China, Song/Yuan dynasty, h. 96 cm

Property from an old European private collection


A Fine Gilt-bronze Figure of Guandi,

China, 17th ct.
h. 34 cm

Property from an old Berlin private collection






Style of Li Gonglin (1041-1106)

Former collection of the important collector Lu Xinyuan (1834-1894) in Guian

A collection of 50 paintings
Property from an important old German private collection Assembled in China between 1894 and 1922

19 x 300 cm


A rare bronze figure of Vaishravana

Tibet, 15th ct., h. 18,3 cm

An Important German Private Collection of Tibetan and Chinese Art


The Han-Palace on Full Moon

China, 18th ct.,
hanging scroll, 169 x 46,5 cm

A collection of 50 paintings Property from an important old German private collection Assembled in China between 1894 and 1922


An Imperial Wucai Dragon Saucer

China, Wanli six-character mark and period, d. 16,3 cm

Hidden Treasures – A Hannover Private collection assembled between 1980 and 2005


A fine gilt-Bronze figure Of Lama Phyug Cho Pa Rtan Rgyal Cho

Tibet, 16th ct.

Property from an important German private collection of Tibetan and Chinese art, bought Koller Zurich, 24.6.1994, Lot 96


Style of Zhang Yu (1333-1385)

With Qianlong imperial seals, bestowed to Peng Yuanrui (1731-1803)

A collection of 50 paintings
Property from an important old German private collection Assembled in China between 1894 and 1922

44 x 29 cm


A fine gilt-bronze figure of Samvara

Tibet, 16th ct., h. 12,2 cm

An Important German Private Collection of Tibetan and Chinese Art


Four Sutra in handwriting on paper possibly Dunhuang caves, Tang dynasty and later translations

A collection of 50 paintings
Property from an important old German private collection Assembled in China between 1894 and 1922


A superb and large gilt-bronze figure of Padmapani

Tibet, c. 12th ct., h. 54,5 cm

An Important German Private Collection of Tibetan and Chinese Art


Collection of letters by Li Hongzhang (1823-1901), Zuo Zongtang (1813-1885) etc.

China, 19th ct., 23 x 1100 cm

A collection of 50 paintings
Property from an important old German private collection Assembled in China between 1894 and 1922





An Imperial Lotus brush washer

China, Xuande six-character mark and period, d. 10 cm

Hidden Treasures – A Hannover Private collection assembled between 1980 and 2005


A very large part-gilt bronze figure of Vairocana

China, Ming dynasty, h. 96 cm

An Important German Private Collection of Tibetan and Chinese Art




A Calligraphy after Yue Fei
(1103-1141)

Rubbing of a Letter and Ink Copy,
handscroll, each 29 x 46,5 cm

Publ. in renyin xiaoxialu (1902) by Duanfuang, in xuxiu siku quanshu - zilei & yishu lei, Vol. 1089,
p. 346-353

A collection of 50 paintings Property from an important old German private collection Assembled in China between 1894 and 1922


An Imperial ‚Three Friends‘ saucer

China, Jiajing mark and period
d. 15,5 cm

Hidden Treasures – A Hannover Private collection assembled between 1980 and 2005


A very rare ivory model of Infant Christ

Goa, late 17th ct., h. 36 cm

Property from an important German private collection


Signed Wen Zhengming
(1470-1559)

Watching the Moon at Mid Autumn. With Calligraphy by the Artist.

Ca. 16th century,
Handscroll, 33,3 x 108,7 cm

A collection of 50 paintings Property from an important old German private collection Assembled in China between 1894 and 1922






A rare blue and white Meiping

China, early 15th ct.

Hidden Treasures – A Hannover Private collection assembled between 1980 and 2005


A rare gilt-bronze figure of Indra

Nepal, c. 15th ct., h. 12 cm

An Important German Private Collection of Tibetan and Chinese Art


Signed Wang Shimin
(1592-1680)

Landscape by the River.

Dated 1676, handscroll,
128 x 28,1 cm

A collection of 50 paintings Property from an important old German private collection Assembled in China between 1894 and 1922







A very rare Cinnabar Lacquer Dish

China, 14th ct., d. 19,4 cm

Hidden Treasures – A Hannover Private collection assembled between 1980 and 2005


Lang Shining attr. (1688-1766)

China, 18th ct.

A collection of 50 paintings
Property from an important old German private collection Assembled in China between 1894 and 1922


A very rare gilt-bronze figure of Vairocana

Tibet, 14th ct., h. 26,5 cm

An Important German Private Collection of Tibetan and Chinese Art


Qiu Qing (c. 1494 – c. 1522)

Former collection of the important collector Lu Xinyuan (1834-1894) in Guian

A collection of 50 paintings
Property from an important old German private collection Assembled in China between 1894 and 1922

103,2 x 42 cm


A fine bronze figure of Samvara

Tibet, 15th/16th ct., h. 20,4 cm

An Important German Private Collection of Tibetan and Chinese Art


Zao Wou-Ki (1920-2013)

Ink and colors on paper, 1940‘/1950’s

Property from an old German private collection


A large gilt-copper bronze figure of Shadakshari

Tibet, late 18th ct., h. 51 cm

Property from an old and important German private collection, bought from Schoettle, East Asian Stuttgart in the 1970’s


In the Style of Shitao
(1641 - ca. 1710)

Still Life with Vegetable

18th century,
handscroll, 17,2 x 37,1 cm

Publ. in renyin xiaoxialu (1902) by Duanfuang, in xuxiu siku quanshu - zilei & yishu lei, Vol. 1089, p. 655-657

A collection of 50 paintings Property from an important old German private collection Assembled in China between 1894 and 1922







A very fine and rare large Thangka of Padmasambhava

Tibet, 18th ct., 118 x 246 cm

Property from an old and important German private collection, bought from Schoettle, East Asian Stuttgart 1971


A group of Imperial Beijing glass vessels

some with Qianlong marks and period

From the collection of a member of the Family Freiherr von Goldschmidt-Rothschild, formerly Palais Grüneburg, Frankfurt on the Main.


Signed Hongwu (1743-1811)

Autumn Landscape with Scholars’ Recluse, hanging scroll,
126 x 65,5 cm

Publ. in renyin xiaoxialu (1902) by Duanfuang, in xuxiu siku quanshu - zilei & yishu lei, Vol. 1089, p. 636

A collection of 50 paintings Property from an important old German private collection Assembled in China between 1894 and 1922


A fine bronze figure of Buddha Shakyamuni

Tibet, 15th ct., h. 27,5 cm

Property from an old German private collection


In the Style of Wang Meng
(1308-1385)

Mountain Landscape with Scholar’s Recluse.

c.15th/16th ct.,
hanging scroll, 141,5 x 51,8 cm,

Publ. in renyin xiaoxialu (1902) by Duanfuang, in xuxiu siku quanshu - zilei & yishu lei, Vol. 1089, p. 430

50 Gemälde aus einer bedeutenden alten deutschen Privatsammlung, in China erworben zwischen
1894 und 1922




Very rare blue overlay white glass mallet vase

China, incised Qianlong four-character mark and of the period
h. 19,5 cm

Hidden Treasures – A Hannover Private collection assembled between 1980 and 2005






A fine pair of carved Huanghuali and hardwood cabinets

China, 19th ct.
h. 210 cm

Provenance: From the collection of an old Austrian noble family