Chinese & other Asian Works of Art

8 Sep 2009, starting at 13:00 BST.

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This sale is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future sales, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this sale, please contact customer services.


lots

A Robins-Egg glaze five peak brush rest

Three various jades, including one carved as an elephant

An albumen print of a Chinese family Circa 1865-70

Sixty-two books, mainly paperbacks, relating to different aspects of Tibetan, and other Buddhist, Teachings

Two Imari chargers Meiji Period

Twenty-Four books relating to the Arts, History, Iconography and Buddhism of Tibet and other areas of Asia

'Tibetan Elemental Divination Paintings/Illuminated Manuscripts from The White Beryl of Sangs-rygas rGya-mtsho with the Moonbeams Treatise of Lo-chen Dharmasri' Published by John Eskenazi in Association with Sam Fogg/March 2001

A lacquered-wood mask of a demon Probably Edo Period

A pair of gilded metal Keman (Altar Pendants) for Esoteric, or other Buddhist, Devotion Probably late Edo Period

A bronze koro with reticulated domed cover

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