Asian Decorative Arts
11 Dec 2012, starting at 10:00 PST.

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A large jade censer 20th century
Sold for US$ 21,250 inc. premium
LOTS
 of 8655
8571 A bamboo brush rest
Meiji/Taisho period
US$ 1,062
£632
€767
8579 A gilt and black lacquer suzuribako
19th century
US$ 625
£372
€451
8580 A set of four inlaid lacquered wood panels Meiji period US$ 5,625
£3,348
€4,064
8582 A set of three lacquer decorated boxes
20th century
US$ 750
£446
€541
8589 Two lacquer decorated sword cases
19th century
US$ 625
£372
€451
8591 A tanto US$ 500
£297
€361
8592 A patinated bronze figure of a samurai warrior Meiji Period US$ 875
£520
€632
8595 A patinated bronze duck-shaped censer
Meiji period
US$ 1,125
£669
€812
8596 A patinated bronze elephant
Sekiya Company, Meiji period
US$ 1,250
£744
€903
8597 A large patinated bronze elephant and tiger group
Meiji period
US$ 1,375
£818
€993
8599 Three ivory figures, okimono Taisho/Showa period US$ 1,000
£595
€722
8600 A patinated bronze elephant calf Meiji period US$ 500
£297
€361
8601 A set of five bronze elephants
Meiji period
US$ 625
£372
€451
8606 A group of three cloisonné enamel vases
Meiji/Taisho period
US$ 937
£558
€677
8608 A set of six Imari dishes
19th century
US$ 500
£297
€361
8610 Attributed to Hamada Shoji (1894-1978)
A large glazed stoneware bowl
US$ 2,250
£1,339
€1,625
8612 Anonymous (Edo period)
Rakan (Buddhist Holy Men)
US$ 937
£558
€677
8614 After Takuan Soho (1573-1645)
Calligraphy
US$ 1,875
£1,116
€1,354
8615 Anonymous (Muromachi/Edo period) Prunus and Narcissus US$ 600
£357
€433
8616 After Suigen (1608-1664)
Zen Aphorism
US$ 500
£297
€361
8617 Anonymous (16th/17th century)
Landscape
US$ 1,375
£818
€993
8618 After Ikkyu (1394-1481)
Landscape
US$ 1,000
£595
€722
8619 Hanabusa and Maruyama Schools US$ 312
£186
€225
8620 After Noami (1397-1471)
Haboku landscapes
US$ 375
£223
€270
8621 After Sesson (Satake Shukei, 1504-89?)
Landscapes
US$ 625
£372
€451
8622 Anonymous (Edo period) US$ 875
£520
€632
8623 After Suigan Somin (1608-64)
Calligraphy
US$ 375
£223
€270
8624 After Soami (1485?-1525), (Edo period)
Haboku landscapes
US$ 625
£372
€451
8625 Anonymous (16th century)
Birds on a Flowering Branch
US$ 750
£446
€541
8626 After Soga Jasoku (? – 1483), (16th century)
Landscape with Fisherman
US$ 1,125
£669
€812
8626A After Nakabayashi Chikuto (1776-1853)
Winter Perfume
US$ 750
£446
€541
8627 After Bunsei (fl. mid-15th century)
Rainy Landscape
16th/17th century
US$ 812
£483
€587
8629 Kano School (16th/17th century) Landscapes US$ 1,375
£818
€993
8630 Kano School (16th/17th century) Birds and Flowers US$ 1,250
£744
€903
8632 Kano School (18th/19th century) Winter Landscapes in the manner of Kano Sansetsu US$ 625
£372
€451
8633 Kano Yoshinobu (fl.c. 1751-1764) Carp in Waves US$ 1,375
£818
€993
8635 Anonymous (Edo period) Poet Portraits with Poems US$ 1,250
£744
€903
8637 Ooka Shumboku (1680-1763) Peacock and Peony US$ 2,250
£1,339
€1,625
8640 Katsushika Hokusai (1760-1849)
One woodblock print
US$ 2,125
£1,265
€1,535
8642 Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858)
Two woodblock prints
US$ 875
£520
€632
8644 Utagawa school
Eleven woodblock prints
US$ 937
£558
€677
8647 Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (1839-1892)
Three woodblock prints
US$ 562
£334
€406
8648 Two woodblock print albums
19th century
US$ 1,000
£595
€722
8649 Yoshida Hiroshi (1876-1950)
Two woodblock prints
US$ 750
£446
€541
8650 Chiura Obata (1885-1975)
Eagle Peak Trail
US$ 3,125
£1,860
€2,257
8651 Chiura Obata (1885-1975)
Morning at Mono Lake
US$ 3,125
£1,860
€2,257
8652 Chiura Obata (1885-1975) Storm, Lick Observatory
Dawn, Knight's Ferry
US$ 625
£372
€451
8653 Chiura Obata (1885-1975)
Lake Mary, Inyo National Forest
US$ 2,500
£1,488
€1,806
8654 Chiura Obata (1885-1975)
Portrait
US$ 475
£282
€343
8655 Chiura Obata (1885-1975)
Three Floral Sketches
US$ 1,250
£744
€903

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