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
305 A pair of jue-form famille-rose pouring vessels
late Qing dynasty/20th century
Estimate $2,000 - $3,000 Lot Sold: $2,440 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
306 A blue and white vase, 20th century Estimate $1,500 - $2,000 Lot Sold: $1,830 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
307 A famille-rose 'hundred deer' vase, 20th century Estimate $6,000 - $8,000 Lot Sold: $10,370 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
308 Two yellow glass 'dragon' vases Estimate $1,500 - $2,500
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
309 A pair of yellow glass 'flower and butterfly' vases, 19th/20th century Estimate $1,500 - $2,500 Lot Sold: $1,830 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
310 A yellow glass bowl, 19th/20th century Estimate $1,500 - $2,500    Lot Sold: SOLD
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
311 A yellow glass 'scholars' vase, 20th century Estimate $1,500 - $2,500
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
312 An unusual scholar's rock Estimate $1,000 - $1,500
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
313 A bronze censer and cover Estimate $1,500 - $2,500 Lot Sold: $1,464 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
314 A bronze handwarmer Qing dynasty Estimate $1,000 - $1,500 Lot Sold: $2,440 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
315 An archaistic bronze censer Qing dynasty Estimate $4,000 - $6,000
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
316 A gilt decorated agarwood bead bracelet Estimate $1,500 - $2,500 Lot Sold: $10,370 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
317 Two bronze standing figures
late Ming dynasty, 17th century
Estimate $1,200 - $1,800 Lot Sold: $3,904 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
318 A bronze 'elephant' censer
Qing dynasty
Estimate $2,000 - $3,000 Lot Sold: $2,196 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
319 A gold 'phoenix' hairpin Estimate $3,000 - $4,000    Lot Sold: SOLD
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
320 An unusual silver pendant, 19th/20th century Estimate $1,000 - $1,500    Lot Sold: SOLD
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
321 A Chinese silver mug, 20th century Estimate $1,500 - $2,500 Lot Sold: $4,270 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
322 A set of six watercolour paintings on rice paper
Qing dynasty, late 19th century
Estimate $2,000 - $3,000 Lot Sold: $2,440 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
323 A noblewoman's coral-ground embroidered dragon robe
Jifu late Qing dynasty
Estimate $10,000 - $15,000 Lot Sold: $12,200 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
325 A Satsuma earthenware vase by Kinkozan, Meiji period Estimate $2,000 - $3,000 Lot Sold: $2,684 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
326 A Satsuma earthenware vase by Kinkozan, Meiji period Estimate $2,500 - $3,500 Lot Sold: $3,172 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
328 A Satsuma earthenware vase by Yabu Meizan, Meiji period Estimate $3,500 - $5,500 Lot Sold: $4,270 (including buyer's premium)
Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts & Design - AU0826
329 A Satsuma earthenware censer and cover by Fujisan,
Meiji period
Estimate $1,500 - $2,500 Lot Sold: $1,830 (including buyer's premium)

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