Lot 1001    

Chinese Carved Ivory Cultural Revolution Figures
8/26/2011 - Asian Decorative Arts
Chinese, early 20th century, a pair of carved ivory figures of workers, including a girl holding a sickle with a sheaf of rice on her shoulder, and a boy with an axe; tallest ht. 5 in.

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: $2,640.00
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
Edo Period Ivory Dog Netsuke, Signed
Lot # 1323 - Edo Period Ivory Dog Netsuke, Signed
Japanese, an Edo period ivory netsuke featuring a seated dog pulling a rope in its mouth, signed; ht. 1 in. > Item Details
Chinese Brush Washer
Lot # 1745 - Chinese Brush Washer
Chinese, an agate brush washer with two carved figures in a landscape, unmarked; lg. 5 in. > Item Details
Chinese Planter
Lot # 1135 - Chinese Planter
Chinese, a blue and white planter with landscape, unmarked; dia. 7.75 in. > Item Details
Peking Glass Snuff Bottle
Lot # 1541 - Peking Glass Snuff Bottle
Chinese, a Peking glass snuff bottle with red overlay depicting chiling, unmarked; ht. 2.75 in. > Item Details
Japanese Okimono Figures
Lot # 1292 - Japanese Okimono Figures
Japanese, an assembled group of five ivory Okimono figures, including two men with a horse, a man holding a fish, a man holding baskets, a man with a net, and a woman holding a lantern; largest lg. 8 in. > Item Details
Chinese White Jade Figural Carvings
Lot # 1455 - Chinese White Jade Figural Carvings
Chinese, a white jade with russet highlights figural carving depicting cranes amongst lotus and lychee foliage, on 20th century wooden stand, all unmarked; lg. 7 in. (without stand). > Item Details
Chinese Lapis Lazuli Vase
Lot # 1747 - Chinese Lapis Lazuli Vase
Chinese, a flattened oval lapis lazuli vase with cover, with extended dragon and phoenix decoration, having a qi-lin finial, with 20th century wooden stand, unmarked; ht. 5.5 in. (without stand). > Item Details
Chinese Punch Bowl
Lot # 1105 - Chinese Punch Bowl
Chinese, late 19th/early 20th century. A punch bowl with foliate decoration, on a wooden stand, marked 7942; ht. 5, dia. 12 in. > Item Details
Chinese Scroll of Tiger
Lot # 1783 - Chinese Scroll of Tiger
Chinese, a printed scroll on rice paper depicting a seated tiger in a landscape, with calligraphic text and red seal u.l., and one additional red seal l.l.; 62.75 x 34.75 in. > Item Details
Chinese Jade Archer's Ring
Lot # 1653 - Chinese Jade Archer's Ring
Chinese, a jade archer's ring with floral and mountainous carved decoration; dia. 1.25 in. > Item Details
Chinese Carved Ivory Tusk
Lot # 1185 - Chinese Carved Ivory Tusk
Chinese, carved ivory tusk depicting a village with figures, buildings, and pagodas, on 20th century wooden stand; lg. 25 in. > Item Details
Chinese and Japanese Cloisonné Vases, Plus
Lot # 1169 - Chinese and Japanese Cloisonné Vases, Plus
Chinese, an assembled group of cloisonné items, including two vases, a signed bowl, two covered jars and a bronze and cloisonné censer, four with associated wooden stands; vase ht. 7.5 in. > Item Details
[CHINA] Chinese Porcelain
Lot # 1388 - [CHINA] Chinese Porcelain
China, includes nine books on Chinese Porcelain:John Alexander Pope, Chinese Porcelains from the Ardebil ShrineCalvin Chou The Hollow Line in Dating Chinese PorcelainsG.St.G.M. Gompertz, Chinese Celadon WAreSoame Jenyns, Later Chinese PorcelainFriedrich Reichel Die Porzellansammlung Augusts des Star... > Item Details
[CHINA] Books on Chinese Art
Lot # 1397 - [CHINA] Books on Chinese Art
China, includes 8 books on Chinese art: Jean Mudge, Chinese Export Porcelain for the American Trade, 1785-1835, 1991.Josef Hejzlar, Chinese Watercolors, 1978.S.W. Bushell, Oriental Ceramic Art, undated.George Williamson, The Book of Famille Rose, 1970.Lilla Perry, Chinese Snuff Bottles, 1960.Herbert... > Item Details
Chinese Fan Painting by Ma Jin
Lot # 1474 - Chinese Fan Painting by Ma Jin
Chinese, one fan painting on paper by Ma Jin (1900-1970), depicting two dogs, with red seal and calligraphic text u.l.; 8.5 x 19.25 in. > Item Details
Landscape by Kawase Hasui, Woodblock
Lot # 1350 - Landscape by Kawase Hasui, Woodblock
Kawase Hasui (Japanese, 1883-1957), early printing, titled Spring Evening at Kintaikyo Bridge (Kintaikyo no Shun), with 6 mm black Watanabe publisher seal l.r, signed l.l.; 14.25 x 9.5 in. > Item Details
Chinese Silk Embroidery
Lot # 1616 - Chinese Silk Embroidery
Chinese, a silk embroidery Ke Si panel with figures and immortals in an architectural setting, unsigned, with Clossons Cincinnati label on verso; 51 x 23.25 in. > Item Details
Chinese Carved Ivory Cultural Revolution Figure
Lot # 1002 - Chinese Carved Ivory Cultural Revolution Figure
Chinese, early 20th century, a carved peasant girl shouldering a sheath of rice, from the Republic period on stand; ht. 4.75 in. > Item Details
Asian Blue and White Wares
Lot # 1249 - Asian Blue and White Wares
Chinese and Japanese, an assembled group of blue and white wares including three bowls, one planter, a vase, and two chargers, two marked; largest dia. 12.5 in. > Item Details
Assembled Group of Asian Snuff Bottles
Lot # 1539 - Assembled Group of Asian Snuff Bottles
Asian, includes five decoratively carved snuff bottles and three snuff bottles with painted motif and text; smallest ht. 2.5, largest ht. 3.5 in. > Item Details
ITEMS 1-20 of 20
SKIP TO PAGE: