Sotheby's Australia

Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design

AU0818 | 24 October 2017 | Sydney | 6 pm

A gilt bronze figure of eleven-headed avalokiteshvara, 18th century or later. Sold for $146,400 October 2017
The 1964 Melbourne Cup won by Polo Prince, 9ct gold, James Steeth & Son for William Drummond & Co. Ltd. Sold for $140,300 October 2017
Dem├ętre H. Chiparus (1886-1947), 'Dancer of Kapurthala', circa 1925. Sold for $109,800 October 2017
A pair of huanghuali horseshoe-back armchairs, Quanyi, Qing dynasty. Sold for $82,960 October 2017
NICOLAE GRIGORESCU 1838-1907, Country Houses. Sold for $54,900 October 2017
Sale Number: AU0818

Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design

On 24 October exceptional results were achieved for a diverse collection of arts and design from the Han dynasty to the present day.  The auction generated $1,654,930, with 177.3% sold by value.  The sale featured objects of exquisite craftsmanship and design from private collections which included an extensive collection of fine Australian and European art, furniture, glass, porcelain, gold and silver together with Chinese bronzes, ceramics, furniture, jades and works of art.

 
CONTACT INFORMATION +

Specialists

Guy Cairnduff

Head

Arts & Design
Melbourne
T: +61 (0)3 9508 9900
E: Guy Cairnduff


Geoffrey Smith

Chairman

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

Ann Roberts

Ann Roberts

Specialist Consultant, Asian Art

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

Anthony Hurl

Specialist Consultant

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

Brett Ballard

Brett Ballard

Senior Specialist

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

Fiona Hayward

Fiona Hayward

Senior Specialist

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

     


Auction Results & Details

Sale Total: $1,654,930 including buyer's premium

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EXHIBITION TIMES +

EXHIBITION

SYDNEY | 30 & 34 QUEEN STREET, WOOLLAHRA
THU. 19 OCT 17 | 10 AM - 5 PM AEDT
FRI. 20 OCT 17 | 10 AM - 5 PM AEDT
SAT. 21 OCT 17 | 10 AM - 5 PM AEDT
SUN. 22 OCT 17 | 10 AM - 5 PM AEDT
MON. 23 OCT 17 | 10 AM - 5 PM AEDT
TUE. 24 OCT 17 | 10 AM - 5 PM AEDT








Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0818
1 A painted grey pottery figure of a female attendant Han dynasty Estimate $3,500 - $4,500    Lot Sold: SOLD
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0818
2 A painted pottery figure of an equestrienne Tang dynasty Estimate $1,000 - $1,500 Lot Sold: $1,586 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0818
3 A 'Longquan' celadon meiping Ming dynasty Estimate $3,000 - $5,000 Lot Sold: $11,590 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0818
4 A 'Longquan' celadon vase Ming dynasty Estimate $3,000 - $4,000
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0818
5 A yellow-ground blue and white 'gardenia' dish Estimate $1,500 - $2,000 Lot Sold: $5,490 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0818
6 A yellow-glazed beaker mark of Jiajing Estimate $1,500 - $2,500 Lot Sold: $14,640 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0818
7 A wucai saucer dish mark of Wanli Estimate $1,500 - $2,500 Lot Sold: $5,124 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0818
8 A coral-glazed bowl mark of Yongzheng Estimate $2,000 - $3,000 Lot Sold: $19,520 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0818
9 A red-glazed vase, 19th/20th century Estimate $1,000 - $1,500 Lot Sold: $1,952 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0818
10 A flambé vase, 19th/20th century Estimate $1,200 - $1,800 Lot Sold: $1,708 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0818
11 A flambé vase, 19th/20th century Estimate $1,500 - $2,000    Lot Sold: SOLD
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0818
12 An enamelled model of bitter gourds and a lychee, 20th century Estimate $900 - $1,200 Lot Sold: $4,880 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0818
13 A 'clair-de-lune' glazed vase, Fanghu, 20th century Estimate $1,200 - $1,800 Lot Sold: $3,172 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0818
14 An unusual Satsuma earthenware vase by Kinkozan, Meiji period Estimate $2,500 - $3,500 Lot Sold: $4,880 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0818
15 A celadon and russet jade 'deer and clouds' plaque late Qing dynasty Estimate $5,000 - $7,000 Lot Sold: $6,100 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0818
16 A celadon jade 'dragon and cloud' carving late Qing dynasty Estimate $2,800 - $3,800 Lot Sold: $3,172 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0818
17 A jade carving of a toad late Qing dynasty Estimate $2,800 - $3,800 Lot Sold: $3,172 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0818
18 A celadon jade rectangular plaque Estimate $600 - $800    Lot Sold: SOLD
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0818
19 An archaistic jade figure of a lady Estimate $1,000 - $1,500 Lot Sold: $15,860 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0818
20 A celadon jade figure of a dog late Qing dynasty Estimate $1,500 - $2,500 Lot Sold: $2,440 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0818
21 A white jade snuff bottle Estimate $1,000 - $1,500
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0818
22 A celadon jade 'lotus' washer late Qing dynasty Estimate $1,500 - $2,500 Lot Sold: $1,586 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0818
24 A celadon jade pendant Estimate $1,000 - $1,500
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0818
25 A white jade pendant late Qing dynasty Estimate $1,000 - $1,500 Lot Sold: $2,684 (including buyer's premium)