Sotheby's Australia

Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design

AU0797 | 21 July 2015 | Sydney | 6 PM

AKIO MAKIGAWA 1948 -1999 Wisdom of Water (1995). Sold for $109,800 July 2015. ***Auction Record for the Artist***
ROBERT MACPHERSON, born 1937, Mayfair: Icebergs for Sears 1993-1999. Sold for $21,960 July 2015.
A gilt bronze figure of Bhaisyajaguru, ( Medicine Buddha), Tibet, 17th/18th century. Sold for $26,840 July 2015.
A Chinese embroidered silk three-panel hardwood screen. Sold for $39,040 July 2015
LE PHO 1907-2001, (Devant la Fenetre). Sold for $41,480 July 2015.
A fine sterling silver soup tureen and cover, Paul Storr, London, 1820. Sold for $31,720 July 2015.
Sale Number: AU0797

Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design

Including Property from the Minter Ellison, Collection, Sydney

Property from the Minter Ellison Collection, Sydney will lead Sotheby’s Australia’s Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design auction on 21 July 2015 at the InterContinental Sydney. 

Following the Minter Ellison Collection, Sydney, the July sale features a remarkable selection of fine Australian & European art, furniture and silver, together with Asian ceramics, jade and furniture.  Included are three private collections; Australian paintings from the Estate of the Late Dr Geok Wong, Asian ceramics, jades, furniture and paintings from the Estate of the Late Mrs Peggy Kwan, and Asian furniture & paintings from the Collection of Mr Arthur Winckler. 

 
CONTACT INFORMATION +

Specialists

 

Alison Alford

Consultant

Arts & Design
Sydney
T: +61 (0)2 9302 2402
E: Alison Alford

Brett Ballard

Specialist

Australian & International Art
Sydney
T: +61 (0)2 9302 2402
E: Brett Ballard
   

Fiona Hayward

Senior Specialist

Australian & International Art
Melbourne
T: +61 (0)3 9508 9900
E: Fiona Hayward

Anthony Hurl

Consultant

Arts & Design
Adelaide
T: +61 (0)8 7225 7836
E: Anthony Hurl
   

Ann Roberts

Consultant, Asian Art

Arts & Design
Melbourne
T: +61 (0)3 9508 9900
E: Ann Roberts

Geoffrey Smith

Chairman

Australian & International Art
Melbourne  |  Sydney
T: +61 (0)3 9508 9900 or
+61 (0)2 9302 2402
E: Geoffrey Smith

Auction Results & Details

Sale Total: $1,514,667 including buyer's premium

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EXHIBITION TIMES +

EXHIBITION

SYDNEY | 30, 34 & 38 QUEEN STREET, WOOLLAHRA

THU. 16 JUL 15 | 10 AM - 7.30 PM AEST
FRI. 17 JUL 15 | 10 AM - 5 PM AEST
SAT. 18 JUL 15 | 10 AM - 5 PM AEST
SUN. 19 JUL 15 | 10 AM - 5 PM AEST
MON. 20 JUL 15 | 10 AM - 5 PM AEST
TUE. 21 JUL 15 | 10 AM - 5 PM AEST








Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
176 A red lacquered wood dustpan Estimate $500 - $700
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
177 A celadon jade and hardstone mounted mirror, the jade Qing dynasty, 19th century Estimate $2,500 - $3,500 Lot Sold: $6,100 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
178 A celadon jade mounted mirror, the jade Qing dynasty, 19th century Estimate $3,000 - $4,000 Lot Sold: $14,640 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
179 A celadon jade miniature chain vase and cover Estimate $800 - $1,200 Lot Sold: $1,586 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
180 A celadon jade vase and cover Estimate $1,800 - $2,200
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
181 A reticulated celadon jade bangle Estimate $800 - $1,200 Lot Sold: $1,037 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
182 Two celadon jade bangles Estimate $2,500 - $3,500 Lot Sold: $3,172 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
183 A jadeite bangle Estimate $4,000 - $5,000 Lot Sold: $4,880 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
184 A pair of white jade bangles Estimate $2,000 - $3,000 Lot Sold: $2,440 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
185 Two jade carvings, 19th/20th century Estimate $1,000 - $1,500
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
186 Two celadon jade carvings Qing dynasty, 19th century Estimate $1,000 - $1,500 Lot Sold: $1,220 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
187 Two jade pendants Estimate $6,000 - $8,000 Lot Sold: $7,320 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
188 A celadon jade carving of a Buddhist lion and cub attributed to Huang Hanyong Estimate $6,000 - $8,000 Lot Sold: $9,150 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
189 A pair of spinach green jade bowls Estimate $1,500 - $2,500 Lot Sold: $2,318 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
190 Two celadon jade pendants Qing dynasty, 19th century Estimate $1,000 - $1,500 Lot Sold: $1,952 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
191 A white jade pendant Qing dynasty, 19th century Estimate $1,000 - $1,500 Lot Sold: $2,196 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
193 A white jade carving Qing dynasty, 19th century Estimate $1,500 - $2,000    Lot Sold: SOLD
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
194 A celadon jade carving of two peaches Qing dynasty, 19th century Estimate $1,500 - $2,000    Lot Sold: SOLD
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
195 A group of four celadon jade carvings Estimate $800 - $1,000 Lot Sold: $8,540 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
196 Two celadon jade carvings Estimate $1,000 - $1,500
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
197 A celadon jade carving of a hound Qing dynasty, 19th century Estimate $1,000 - $1,500 Lot Sold: $3,416 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0797
198 A celadon jade plaque Qing dynasty Estimate $2,500 - $3,500 Lot Sold: $3,172 (including buyer's premium)
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199 A spinach green jade carving of a 'dragon carp' Qing dynasty Estimate $1,000 - $1,500 Lot Sold: $2,928 (including buyer's premium)
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200 A jadeite snuff bottle Estimate $1,000 - $1,500 Lot Sold: $4,270 (including buyer's premium)