Fine Chinese Works of Art
Fine Chinese Works of Art
Galerie Zacke

Fine Chinese Works of Art

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      OVER-LIFESIZE LIMESTONE HEAD OF A TIANWANG GUARDIAN GOD, CHINA, TANG DYNASTYOVER-LIFESIZE LIMESTONE HEAD OF A TIANWANG GUARDIAN GOD, CHINA, TANG DYNASTYOVER-LIFESIZE LIMESTONE HEAD OF A TIANWANG GUARDIAN GOD, CHINA, TANG DYNASTY
      Lot 55 OVER-LIFESIZE LIMESTONE HEAD OF A TIANWANG GUARDIA...
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      Sculpted and carved massive limestone with a rich and even age patina. The extremely heavy head is mounted on an elegant metal base.. China, Tang dynasty (618-907)This head, very unusual in the power of its expression, is that of a Tianwang. These are the temple guardians who were originally demon k...
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      BUDDHA STANDING IN FRONT OF A FLAMING HALO, BRONZE, CHINA, DATED 571BUDDHA STANDING IN FRONT OF A FLAMING HALO, BRONZE, CHINA, DATED 571BUDDHA STANDING IN FRONT OF A FLAMING HALO, BRONZE, CHINA, DATED 571
      Lot 56 BUDDHA STANDING IN FRONT OF A FLAMING HALO, BRONZE...
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      Cast and incised bronze with a rich an authentic malachitegreen age patina. On the back of the halo is a long devotional inscription with a date: (from the upper right) WUPING er nian (2nd year of Wuping), i.e. 571. This date corresponds to the style of the bronze. Wuping is a period of the northern...
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      A LACQUERED WOODEN STATUE OF A GUANYIN, MING DYNASTYA LACQUERED WOODEN STATUE OF A GUANYIN, MING DYNASTYA LACQUERED WOODEN STATUE OF A GUANYIN, MING DYNASTY
      Lot 57 A LACQUERED WOODEN STATUE OF A GUANYIN, MING DYNAS...
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      Carved wood with greyish lacquer coating. China, Ming Dynasty (1368-1644)Statue of the Bodhisattva Guanyin (Avalokiteshvara), carved in the round. The goddess is depicted in seated pose with crossed legs and dressed in a long-draped robe. On her head a crown with Buddha Amitabha. Her right hand is r...
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      A LARGE ZITAN PORTABLE CHEST, GUANPIXIANGA LARGE ZITAN PORTABLE CHEST, GUANPIXIANGA LARGE ZITAN PORTABLE CHEST, GUANPIXIANG
      Lot 60 A LARGE ZITAN PORTABLE CHEST, GUANPIXIANG
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      Dark brown ‘Zitan’ wood, brass fittings. China, 18th centuryA fine portable chest made of famous Zitan-wood (so-called ‘Curio box’). The rectangular cover with canted edges and with ruyi-shaped brass fittings. Inside with a shallow compartment above a pair of paneled doors opening to reveal four rec...
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      A MOTHER-OF-PEARL AND LACQUER INCENSE STAND, KANGXIA MOTHER-OF-PEARL AND LACQUER INCENSE STAND, KANGXIA MOTHER-OF-PEARL AND LACQUER INCENSE STAND, KANGXI
      Lot 61 A MOTHER-OF-PEARL AND LACQUER INCENSE STAND, KANGX...
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      Material, color, techniques, functions etc.: Wood with black lacquer coating and inlaid mother of pearl.. China, Kangxi period (1661-1722)Finely inlaid in slivers of iridescent mother-of-pearl with a landscape depicting several pavilions scattered on rocky shores interlinked by arched bridges and li...
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      A SIGNED RHINOCEROS HORN 'LANDSCAPE' LIBATION CUP, SCHOOL OF ZHOU WENSHU, 17TH CENTURYA SIGNED RHINOCEROS HORN 'LANDSCAPE' LIBATION CUP, SCHOOL OF ZHOU WENSHU, 17TH CENTURYA SIGNED RHINOCEROS HORN 'LANDSCAPE' LIBATION CUP, SCHOOL OF ZHOU WENSHU, 17TH CENTURY
      Lot 64 A SIGNED RHINOCEROS HORN 'LANDSCAPE' LIBATION CUP,...
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      The horn of warm amber tone with a smooth patina. The material shows its typical texture. Matching carved wooden stand. Neatly incised two-character seal bearing the artist name ‘Fu’an‘.. China, 17th centuryThe horn widening at the mouth and carved with an idyllic scene of a scholar standing in a sm...
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      A LARGE OVOID GUAN VASE, SONG DYNASTYA LARGE OVOID GUAN VASE, SONG DYNASTYA LARGE OVOID GUAN VASE, SONG DYNASTY
      Lot 75 A LARGE OVOID GUAN VASE, SONG DYNASTY
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      Stoneware with eggshell-beige colored craquelé glaze. China, Southern Song Dynasty (1126–1279)/Yuan Dynasty (1279-1368)Bulbous vase of ovoid form with elegantly articulated short neck and thickened yet exactly regular lip. The wall with an oily shimmering craquelé glaze, consisting of two overlappin...
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      A BLUE AND WHITE ‘FISH’ JAR, WANLIA BLUE AND WHITE ‘FISH’ JAR, WANLIA BLUE AND WHITE ‘FISH’ JAR, WANLI
      Lot 78 A BLUE AND WHITE ‘FISH’ JAR, WANLI
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      Porcelain with underglaze blue painting. China, Wanli Period (1573-1619),late Ming DynastySturdily potted jar of large ovoid form. The wall with a revolving decoration of carps swimming in a lotus pond among pond weed. The foot with a tall revolving border of stylized lotus pedestals. On the shoulde...
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      PAIR OF MASSIVE BLUE AND WHITE FISH BASINS WITH ‘ZODIAC’ ANIMAL PAINTING, QINGPAIR OF MASSIVE BLUE AND WHITE FISH BASINS WITH ‘ZODIAC’ ANIMAL PAINTING, QINGPAIR OF MASSIVE BLUE AND WHITE FISH BASINS WITH ‘ZODIAC’ ANIMAL PAINTING, QING
      Lot 79 PAIR OF MASSIVE BLUE AND WHITE FISH BASINS WITH ‘Z...
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      Porcelain with underglaze blue painting. China, Qing DynastyCorresponding pair of heavily potted basins with finely painted decoration. Each gently curving wall with a revolving depiction of various zodiacs and auspicious animals, including Qilin, deer, rat, hare and horse under a Ruyi-shaped border...
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      A BLUE AND WHITE SQUARE VASE WITH GENRE SCENES, KANGXIA BLUE AND WHITE SQUARE VASE WITH GENRE SCENES, KANGXIA BLUE AND WHITE SQUARE VASE WITH GENRE SCENES, KANGXI
      Lot 85 A BLUE AND WHITE SQUARE VASE WITH GENRE SCENES, KA...
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      Porcelain with underglaze blue painting. China, Kangxi Period (1662-1722)Tall square-cut vase, the wall slightly tapering towards the foot. On each side, a finely painted scene in rectangular cartouches, framed by a thin double-line. On the shoulder four auspicious Buddhist symbols. The tall neck wi...
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      AN IMPRESSIVE AND LARGE FIGURE-FILLED MANDALA THANGKAAN IMPRESSIVE AND LARGE FIGURE-FILLED MANDALA THANGKAAN IMPRESSIVE AND LARGE FIGURE-FILLED MANDALA THANGKA
      Lot 101 AN IMPRESSIVE AND LARGE FIGURE-FILLED MANDALA THAN...
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      Distemper and gold paint on cloth, framed. Sino-Tibetan, 18th centuryAn unusually well preserved, large meditation mandala with depictions of the five diamond chains, Vajramala, each of which is assigned a specific divinity, as well as numerous other surrounding depictions of gods from the Buddhist ...
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      A THANGKA DEPICTING AMITAYUSA THANGKA DEPICTING AMITAYUSA THANGKA DEPICTING AMITAYUS
      Lot 106 A THANGKA DEPICTING AMITAYUS
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      Distemper on cloth, framed in linen mounting with silk. Sino-Tibetan, 18th/19th centuryAmitayus, the Sambhogakaya (enjoyment body) aspect of Buddha Amitabha, is depicted here as the central deity surrounded by a multitude of emanations. The smaller versions of Amitayus are arranged in rows and colum...
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      A THANGKA FROM AN AVADANAKALPALATA SET WITH DEPICTION OF BUDDHA SHAKYAMUNIA THANGKA FROM AN AVADANAKALPALATA SET WITH DEPICTION OF BUDDHA SHAKYAMUNIA THANGKA FROM AN AVADANAKALPALATA SET WITH DEPICTION OF BUDDHA SHAKYAMUNI
      Lot 107 A THANGKA FROM AN AVADANAKALPALATA SET WITH DEPICT...
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      Distemper on cloth, framed in a silk brocade mounting. Sino-Tibetan, 18th/19th centuryThis thangka belongs to a set illustrating the 108 stories of the Bodhisattva Vadanakalpalata. In the center is a depiction of of Buddha Shakyamuni on a lotus pedestal, framed by a large blue and orange aureole. Hi...
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      A FINE AND VERY LARGE PAINTING WITH CHILDREN PLAYING IN THE PALACE GARDENA FINE AND VERY LARGE PAINTING WITH CHILDREN PLAYING IN THE PALACE GARDENA FINE AND VERY LARGE PAINTING WITH CHILDREN PLAYING IN THE PALACE GARDEN
      Lot 116 A FINE AND VERY LARGE PAINTING WITH CHILDREN PLAYI...
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      Ink and color on paper, mounted on paper and in a wooden frame. China, early 19th centuryVery large and extremely fine depiction of a garden scene with playing children and female figures, dressed in winter costumes. The painting composed in a horizontal manner, beginning on the left with a group of...
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      AN INK DRAWING ‘WHITE CABBAGE AND CHICKS’, QI BAISHI (1864 – 1957)AN INK DRAWING ‘WHITE CABBAGE AND CHICKS’, QI BAISHI (1864 – 1957)AN INK DRAWING ‘WHITE CABBAGE AND CHICKS’, QI BAISHI (1864 – 1957)
      Lot 126 AN INK DRAWING ‘WHITE CABBAGE AND CHICKS’, QI BAIS...
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      Ink on paper, mounted to a silk brocade mount, wood handles. China, 20th centuryThis impressive ink painting ‘White Cabbage and Chicks’ is by the famous Chinese painter Qi Baishi (1864 – 1957) and bears the artist signature and seal at the left margin. The reverse reveals the work’s title ‘White Cab...
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