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Asian Art | April 25, 2024

Thu, Apr 25, 2024 10:00AM EDT
  2024-04-25 10:00:00 2024-04-25 10:00:00 America/New_York Brunk Auctions Brunk Auctions : Asian Art | April 25, 2024 https://live.brunkauctions.com/auctions/brunk/asian-art-april-25-2024-14250
Our Spring Asian Art Auction contains Qing dynasty porcelains pulled from private homes including an early 20th century collection from Pittsburgh, PA. A pair of Famille Noire monumental temple jars and a pair of bamboo form Famille Rose floor vases are finely executed examples with Kangxi Emperor reign marks. A group of framed Chinese and Japanese art will be offered, featuring works by Nakahara Nantenbo and Murase Taiitsu.
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Lot 2

11 Chinese Export Porcelain Table Objects in the Imari Palette

Estimate: $800 - $1,200
Current Bid
$400

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18th/19th century, each in red and blue floral decoration with gilt highlights, comprising: four teapots in varying size, 4 x 5-3/8 in. to 4-7/8 x 8 in.; shell plate, 1-3/8 x 6-1/2 in.; two lidded creamers, larger 5-1/8 x 3-5/8 in.; small lidded sugar, 2-3/4 x 2-5/8 in.; three small saucers, largest 4-3/4 in. diameter

Provenance: one saucer and lidded sugar: Christies, New York, The Benjamin F. Edwards III Collection of Chinese Export lots 1626 and 2765 (labels); two teapots: Elinor Gordon, Villanova, Pennsylvania (labels); one teapot: James Galley, Lederach, Pennsylvania (label); one pitcher and shell plate: Solveig & Anita Gray, London (labels); Property from a Prominent Sewickley, Pennsylvania Family

Condition

anomalies, pinholes, some wear to bases and edges, loss to gilt and enamel, surface dirt/accretion; one teapot with repair to front and spout, largest teapot with repair and retouch to lid and spout (see blacklight); one creamer with associated lid; one saucer with hairline

one saucer and lidded sugar: Christies, New York, The Benjamin F. Edwards III Collection of Chinese Export lots 1626 and 2765 (labels); two teapots: Elinor Gordon, Villanova, Pennsylvania (labels); one teapot: James Galley, Lederach, Pennsylvania (label); one pitcher and shell plate: Solveig & Anita Gray, London (labels); Property from a Prominent Sewickley, Pennsylvania Family