Lot 1018    

Chinese Carved Ivory Figural Urns
8/26/2011 - Asian Decorative Arts
Chinese, a pair of carved and inked ivory urns in the shape of a mythological beast, each having hanging rings and with lids depicting a seated deity atop a lotus flower, each with two character mark on base, on wooden stands; ht. 11.25 in. including stand.

Condition:  
International shipping is not available for this item. This item will only be shipped within the United States.

Special Auction Notes: U.S bidders may pay with cash, personal check, money order, bank check or wire transfer. Bidders outside the U. S. will be required to pay by wire transfer. No credit cards accepted. Bidders unknown to Cowan’s may be asked to provide additional personal identity or banking information.

Please register early to allow sufficient time for bidder approval.
Sold: $6,000.00
Price includes
Buyer's Premium
      Ask a Question

All Images

don't miss

an opportunity to bid. You can't win if you're not in.

sign up to bid

what's it worth?

ask the experts

sell your item

start selling
Selection of Asian Stands
Lot # 1415 - Selection of Asian Stands
Chinese, an assembled group of thirty-one wooden stands; largest dia. 10.5 in., smallest dia. 1.5 in. > Item Details
Chinese Lidded Rock Crystal Vase
Lot # 1743 - Chinese Lidded Rock Crystal Vase
Chinese, a lidded rock crystal vase with carved fauna on the outside and two loose ring handles with a fern-form finial, on 20th century wooden stand; ht. 5.25 in. (without stand). > Item Details
Japanese Lily Pad Chair
Lot # 1361 - Japanese Lily Pad Chair
Early 20th century, an aesthetic movement export chair; ht. 44.5, seat ht. 16.5 in. > Item Details
Chinese Carved Ivory Doctor's Lady
Lot # 1006 - Chinese Carved Ivory Doctor's Lady
Chinese, a carved ivory doctor's lady on wooden stand; lg. 9 in. > Item Details
Chinese <i>Famille Rose</i> Porcelain Vase
Lot # 1566 - Chinese Famille Rose Porcelain Vase
Chinese, a pair of famille rose vases having oval painted panels of landscapes with exotic birds and animals, with six character Qianlong mark; ht. 13.5 in. > Item Details
Chinese Double Peach Box
Lot # 1765 - Chinese Double Peach Box
Chinese, a cloisonné and enameled lidded double peach box with fruit decoration on a yellow background, unmarked; lg. 11.5 in. > Item Details
Japanese Woodblock by Kiyoshi Saito
Lot # 1345 - Japanese Woodblock by Kiyoshi Saito
Kiyoshi Saito (Japanese, 1907-1997), Untitled (Smiling Boy in Brown), with red seal and artist's signature l.r.; 14.25 x 9.5 in. > Item Details
Chinese Porcelain Stirrup Cup
Lot # 1700 - Chinese Porcelain Stirrup Cup
Chinese, Qing dynasty, a cylindrical form cup in the shape of Rhyton, covered in a rich brown glaze, marked with a red four character seal on the side; ht. 9.5, wd 7.5 in. > Item Details
Chinese Carved Rosewood Desk
Lot # 1439 - Chinese Carved Rosewood Desk
Chinese, 20th century, a carved rosewood desk with elaborately carved legs featuring carved dragons in relief throughout; ht. 55, lg. 43, wd. 26 in. > Item Details
Chinese Peach Decorated Vase
Lot # 1728 - Chinese Peach Decorated Vase
Chinese, a vase with applied peach decorations in relief in gold on red background, with Qianlong mark on bottom; ht. 14 in. > Item Details
Enameled Chinese Mirror
Lot # 1442 - Enameled Chinese Mirror
Chinese, an enameled hand-held mirror with carved ivory handle and painted ivory figures in low relief, housed in a fabric-lined papier-mâché box with embroidered overlay; mirror lg. 11.25 in. > Item Details
Chinese White Jade Scholar's Screen
Lot # 1657 - Chinese White Jade Scholar's Screen
Chinese, a rectangular white jade plaque carved on one side with two figures in a mountainous landscape, the reverse shallowly incised with a long inscription, the plaque fitted within a carved wooden stand; jade ht. 7, wd. 4 in. > Item Details
Chinese <i>Famille Verte</i> Plaques
Lot # 1494 - Chinese Famille Verte Plaques
Chinese, Qing dynasty, two famille verte porcelain plaques with four-lobed cartouches with painted landscapes, bordered by floral spandrels, each plaque framed and with decorative brass hangers; 9.75 x 15 in. > Item Details
Chinese Ceramic Figure of an Immortal
Lot # 1705 - Chinese Ceramic Figure of an Immortal
Chinese, a figure of an immortal holding a musical instrument, in a polychrome glaze, marked Hong Kong O.A.I. on interior; ht. 19.5 in. > Item Details
Chinese Porcelain and Enameled Gourd Vase
Lot # 1726 - Chinese Porcelain and Enameled Gourd Vase
Chinese, a porcelain and enameled yellow-ground double gourd vase with Quianlong mark, on 20th century teak wood stand; ht. 15.75 in. (without stand). > Item Details
Japanese Warrior
Lot # 1092 - Japanese Warrior
Japanese, a spelter figure of a seated samurai, unmarked; ht. 12.75 in. > Item Details
Chinese Carved Ivory Snuff Bottles
Lot # 1558 - Chinese Carved Ivory Snuff Bottles
Chinese, two ivory snuff bottles, including one in the shape of a bamboo stick with bird and carved rose, the other polychrome, with a lady seated side-saddle upon a horse; tallest ht. 2.5 in. > Item Details
Edo Period Ivory Katabori Netsuke, Unsigned
Lot # 1322 - Edo Period Ivory Katabori Netsuke, Unsigned
Japanese, an Edo period ivory Katabori netsuke featuring a seated monkey holding a coconut, unsigned; ht. 1 in. > Item Details
Chinese Folio Paintings
Lot # 1491 - Chinese Folio Paintings
Chinese, probably Cantonese origin, a folio with twelve paintings on rice paper each depicting individual men and women either sitting or standing; 11 x 7.5 in. > Item Details
Chinese Compass
Lot # 1407 - Chinese Compass
Chinese, a lacquered compass/luopan with inscriptions on top and bottom; dia. 3 in. > Item Details
ITEMS 1-20 of 20
SKIP TO PAGE: