Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
0 selections
Log In
0 selections
lots of lots
Lot 1070
(2) Chinese blanc de chine figures, 19th/20th c., warrior and an immortal, unmarked, larger: 13"h x 6.5"w x 4.5"d (samurai), 12"h x 4.5"w x 3.25"d

Provenance: The Estate of Gilbert Ireland, NY; Millicent A. Rogers Collection (Samurai) - Gilbert Ireland served as the display director at Bergdorf Goodman for over 40 years, where his visual artistry led their iconic window designs. Ireland's exceptional aesthetic manifests in his collection of Asian decorative arts, garnered over several decades with partner Robert Galston. For more information, please visit http://www.nytimes.com/1984/11/19/nyregion/extras-at-the-opera-a-silent-but-dedicated-corps.html


Good/fair, restoration to hand of immortal, interior and exterior cracks/hairlines to warrior, minor flakes

Buyer's Premium

  • 25%

(2) Chinese blanc de chine figures

Estimate $500 - $700Nov 3, 2016