Sotheby's Australia

Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design

AU0826 | 18 July 2018 | Sydney | 6 pm

An unusual carved wood moon flask Qing dynasty. Sold for $87,840 July 2018.
ANDY WARHOL 1928-1987, Muhammad Ali (1978). Sold for $63,440 July 2018. (c) The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc/ARS. Copyright Agency, 2018.
JACOB EPSTEIN 1880-1959, Rabindranath Tagore (1926). Sold for $36,600 July 2018.
A famille-rose 'Balsam pear' teabowl and cover, seal mark and period of Daoguang. Sold for $34,160 July 2018.
Sale Number: AU0826

Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design

Results are available to view online.

Strong bidding delivered outstanding results at Sotheby’s Australia’s July sale of Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design.  The cross-cultural diversity of international arts and design from the first century to contemporary achieved a resounding result of $1,917,596.  Consisting of items of exceptional craftsmanship and design from private collections, the sale included an extensive collection of Asian, Australian and European art, bronzes, ceramics, furniture, glass, jade and wood carvings, porcelain and silver.

 
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: $1,917,596 including buyer's premium

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EXHIBITION TIMES +

EXHIBITION

SYDNEY  |  30 & 34 QUEEN STREET, WOOLLAHRA
THU. 12 JUL 18 | 10 AM - 5 PM AEST
FRI. 13 JUL 18 | 10 AM - 5 PM AEST
SAT. 14 JUL 18 | 10 AM - 5 PM AEST
SUN. 15 JUL 18 | 10 AM - 5 PM AEST
MON. 16 JUL 18 | 10 AM - 5 PM AEST
TUE. 17 JUL 18 | 10 AM - 5 PM AEST
WED. 18 JUL 18 | 10 AM - 5 PM AEST








Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
280 A carved wood wall display stand Estimate $1,000 - $2,000 Lot Sold: $1,220 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
281 A set of four panels of paintings, 19th/20th century Estimate $4,000 - $5,000 Lot Sold: $6,100 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
282 An album of seventy portraits, 19th/20th century Estimate $3,000 - $5,000 Lot Sold: $20,740 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
283 A gilt bronze figure of Ushnishavijaya, 18th/19th century Estimate $9,000 - $12,000 Lot Sold: $26,840 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
284 A bronze figure of Durga, Nepal, circa 15th century Estimate $1,200 - $1,800 Lot Sold: $1,464 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
285 A gilt bronze figure of Padmasambhava, Tibet,
circa 16th century
Estimate $8,000 - $12,000 Lot Sold: $9,760 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
286 A gilt bronze figure of Vajrasattva Estimate $2,000 - $3,000 Lot Sold: $2,440 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
287 A gilt bronze figure of Amitayus Qing dynasty,
18th century
Estimate $6,000 - $8,000 Lot Sold: $13,420 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
288 A gilt bronze figure of Mahakala, Mongolia or China,
18th/19th century or later
Estimate $2,000 - $3,000 Lot Sold: $2,440 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
289 A gilt bronze figure of Buddha, Mongolia, probably Dolonnor, Qahar region, Inner Mongolia, 18th century Estimate $15,000 - $25,000 Lot Sold: $36,600 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
290 A gilt bronze figure of Amitayus
Qing dynasty, Qianlong period
Estimate $3,000 - $4,000 Lot Sold: $6,710 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
291 A parcel-gilt bronze figure of Vishnu, Nepal
circa 16th century
Estimate $4,000 - $6,000    Lot Sold: SOLD
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
292 A famille-rose 'hundred butterflies' bottle vase
mark and period of Guangxu
Estimate $8,000 - $10,000 Lot Sold: $24,400 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
293 A wucai 'dragon and phoenix' bowl mark of Kangxi Estimate $1,500 - $2,500 Lot Sold: $30,500 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
294 A pair of famille-rose vases, 20th century Estimate $2,000 - $3,000    Lot Sold: SOLD
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
295 A large pair of famille rose vases
Qing dynasty, 19th century
Estimate $2,000 - $3,000 Lot Sold: $5,490 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
296 A pair of famille rose bowls,
19th/early 20th century
Estimate $1,500 - $2,500 Lot Sold: $3,416 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
297 A pair of famille-rose 'Balsam pear' teabowls and covers
seal marks of Daoguang
Estimate $30,000 - $40,000 Lot Sold: $61,000 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
298 A large famille-rose pink-ground vase, 19th/20th century Estimate $1,000 - $1,500    Lot Sold: SOLD
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
299 Two yixing teapots and covers, 20th century Estimate $1,000 - $1,500    Lot Sold: SOLD
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
300 Two Yixing teapots and covers, 20th century Estimate $2,000 - $3,000
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
301 A famille-rose vase, 20th century Estimate $5,000 - $6,000    Lot Sold: SOLD
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
302 A set of four porcelain panels, 20th century Estimate $1,500 - $2,000 Lot Sold: $1,220 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
303 A small coral-ground famille-rose bowl, 20th century Estimate $2,000 - $3,000 Lot Sold: $6,710 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
304 An unusual simulated rockwork archer's ring, 20th century Estimate $1,000 - $1,500 Lot Sold: $2,928 (including buyer's premium)

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