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A.B. Levys PALM BEACH Vilda B. de Porro A Prominent Palm Beach Socialite Featuring A Private Collection of Chinese and European Works of Art Including Fine Jade SUNDAY MARCH 29, 2015 200 PM Visit abl

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A.B. Levys Auction Sunday March 29, 2015 200 pm Auction Location A.B. Levys Flamingo Building 1921 South Dixie Highway West Palm Beach, FL 33401 Viewings A.B. Levys 211 Worth Avenue Palm Beach, Fl 334

PALM BEACH VILDA B. DE PoRRo A PRoMINENT PALM BEACH SoCIALITE FEATURING A PRIVATE CoLLECTIoN oF CHINESE AND EURoPEAN WoRkS oF ART INCLUDING FINE JADE 4 Palm Beach Chinese and European Works of Art I

AUCtioN Sunday March 29, 2015 200 pm Lots 1282 AUCtioN LoCAtioN A.B. Levys Flamingo Building 1921 South Dixie Highway West Palm Beach, FL 33401 561.835.9139 www.ablevys.com ExHiBitioN A.B. Levys 211 W

1 4 6 3 5 7 1 PAIR oF GERMAN FLoRAL ENCRUSTED SNoWBALL PoRCELAIN CoVERED VASES, MoUNTED AS LAMPS 20th century, the underside of one with numerals in red, each of baluster form with allover bloss

9 12 14 10 11 13 9 PATINATED BRoNZE oF HERCULES WRESTLING WITH ANTAEUS Hercules with club tossing Antaeus, on a marble base. Height 8 12 in. 200400 10 CoNTINENTAL PAINTED PoRCELAIN PLAQUE, A PAI

19 PAINTED MYTHoLoGICAL PoRCELAIN PLAQUE Modern, the reverse bearing an impressed kPM, with scepter, depicting a youthful Apollo in a woodland landscape with an entourage of maidens and putti, in a gi

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24 25 24 TIZIANo GALLI PoRCELAIN FIGURAL GRoUP oF A MoTHER AND SoN GATHERING GRAPES Italian, 20th century, titled Vendemmia, depicting a mother and her son with a grape filled basket, titled and sig

26 29 31 28 30 32 ITALIAN PoRCELAIN FIGURE oF A WELL DRESSED WoNAN AND AN ITALIAN PoRCELAIN FLoRALFILLED URN Modern, the first in a crinoline dress, the second with colorful blossoms in a parcel

36A 35 ITALIAN PAINTED PoRCELAIN FIGURAL GRoUP oF AN oLD MAN WITH HIS PETS Signed Tiziano galli, titled LAmico Degli Animali, an elderly inebriated old man, picinicing before an outdoor fireplace, wi

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45 44 43 43 IVoRY AND PATINATED BRoNZE oF A DANCER, IN THE MANNER CHIPARUS Modern, with one leg and arm poised in a dance mode, on a gray and white stepped marble base. Height 15 12 in. 8001,200 44

46 47 49 50 51 46 JAPANESE LACQUER AND IVoRY MoUNTED PANEL Signed, the rectangular panel mounted ivory to depict a blossoming branch with a sparrow, in a spotted lacquer frame. overall 19 12 by 1

52 54 52 CHINESE PoLYCHRoME ENAMELED PoRCELAIN BALUSTER VASE With flared rim, cylindrical neck and slightly tapering body, with molded mask and ring handles, with allover foliage on a tricolor groun

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60 63 60 PAIR oF CHINESE CLoISoNNE ENAMEL oN BRoNZE CYLINDRICAL VASES With allover symbols of antiques on a rust ground, with upper ruyi and lower lappet border, the underside decorated with antique

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70 70 TWo LARGE CHINESE REVERESE PAINTED oN GLASS SNUFF BoTTLES Each spherical vessel internally painted with a multitude of figures in a landscape. Height 10 in. Width 10 12 in. Depth 3 12 in. 70090

72 73 77 77A 77A PAIR oF CHINESE ENAMEL DECoRATED FAMILLE NoIR PALACE VASES WITH CoVERS Each with domed covers with a fulion finial, the baluster bodies polychromed with an allover blossoming chrys

80 81 79 CHINESE FAMILLE RoSE DECoRATED BASIN AND TWo ENAMELLED UNDER PLATES The first with double gilt loop handles at the sides, in a stylized rose medallian palette depicting figures in an interi

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88 92 89 90A 91 88 JAPANESE IMARI DECoRATED PoRCELAIN GARDEN SEAT AND A CYLINDRICAL PoRCELAIN CANE STAND The first of barrel form, the second depicting two women in a landscape, both with red cha

94 93 96 95 91 JAPANESE PAINTED LACQUER PANEL Rectangular with a painted Samurai, signed, with an inscription off to one side. Height 72 in., Width 24 in. 150300 92 THREE JAPANESE IMARI PoRCELAIN V

97 99A 98 100 99 101 97 FoUR CHINESE CARVED JADE SNUFF BoTTLES Each circular in form, with caps. 500700 98 THREE CHINESE RED oVERLAY GLASS SNUFF BoTTLES AND TWo PoRCELAIN EXAMPLES The overlaid g

102 103 104 105 102 CHINESE EXPoRT MARBLEINSET BoNEINLAID HARDWooD TABLE AND A PAIR oF STooLS, EN SUITE Circa 1900, of circular form wiith black and white marble inset tops, a pendant apron with b

106 106A 107 one of a pair 106 TWo CHINESE HoNGMU PEDESTAL STANDS Each with inset square tops, above a narrow recessed frieze, the aprons similarly carved with interlaced scrolls, on squared straigh

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113 115 111 109 110 112 114 116 109 CHINESE HARDSToNE MoUNTED BLACk LACQUER CABINET Rectangular with a pair of glazed doors above panelled doors, opening to shelves, adapted. Height 66 in., Wid

117 121A 118 119 120 121 117 CHINESE PoLYCHRoME DECoRATED BLACk LACQUER CHEST oN STAND AND A GILT DECoRATED LACQUER WEDDING BASkET The chest with figures in a landscape, the basket in a Japanese

122 122 TWo CHINESE BRoNZE FIGURAL SCULPTURES, A CoVERED TRIPoT AND A CLoISIoNNE AND BRoNZE BoWL Height of female deity 15 12 in., Height of tripot 14 in. 8001,200 123 CHINESE ARCHAIC STYLE BRoNZE V

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127 129 127 LATE NEoCLASSICAL DUTCH MARQUETRY MANTLE CLoCk 19th century, of pillar form with inlaid cornice, columns and plinth the steel dial within a gilt leaftip surround, with foliate stamped gi

133A 135 136 137 138 134 133A ASSoCIATED GILT DECoRATED WHITE PoRCELAIN PART DINNER SERVICE Comprised of elements from a Gold Buffet Service, with service plates from another the associated servic

139 139A 139 LoUIS XV STYLE CARVED GILT AND SILVERED WooD SETTEE Early 20th century, with four tapestry upholstered pillows the, the heavily carved foliate carved crest rail continuing to curved side

141 142 141 NAPoLEAN III BRoNZE MoUNTED ToRTIoSESHELL AND BRASS BoULLE MARQUETRY WRITING DESk Circa 1870, rectangular with rounded ends, the frieze with a long drawer opposed by a false drawer, rais

143 143 LoUIS XV STYLE CARVED WALNUT TRIPLE DooR ARMoIRE Circa 1900, the arched foliate cresting above three mirrored doors, each opening to shelved interior, and concealed drawers, raised on scrolle

144 145 147 144 PAIR oF LoUIS PHILIPPE STYLE GILT WooD SIDE CHAIRS The crests composed of a double raised scroll, above an upholstered back within carved uprights, the circular fronted seats raised

148 152 149 150 148 LoUIS XV STYLE BRoNZE MoUNTED TULIPWooD WooD BUREAU PLAT The rectangular top with a leather inset writing surface, with a frieze drawer, on cabriole leg, the corners with gilt

153 153A 153 BARoQUE STYLE MIRRoRINSET MAHoGANY DINING TABLE Rectangular with rounded ends, the frieze carved with an interlaced ribbon motif, the ends carved on the outer sides with foliage, joined

155 156 157 155 GEoRGE III STYLE BURL WooD AND MAHoGANY BREAkFRoNT BookCASE In two parts, the upper section with a molded ebonized cornice with convex center section over two conforming glazed doors

163 160 161 165 160 LoUIS XV STYLE CARVED WALNUT ARMoIRE The serpentine molded cresting with arched center section surmounted by an asymmetrical acanthus cartouche, above a panelled frieze, with a s

167 167 169 168 167 PATINATED BRoNZE FIGURAL GARDEN FoUNTAIN oF PUTTI AND THE SWAN The Putti seated upon a rock embracing a swan. Height 6 ft., Width 53 in. 2,0004,000 168 PATINATED AND PAINTED ME

171 MoNGoLIAN SILVERMoUNTED WooD CEREMoNIAL HUNT kNIFE The steel blade 9 in., the case13 14 in. Length overall 20 in. 1,0001,500 172 MoNGoLIAN SILVER MoUNTED CEREMoNIAL HUNTING kNIFE .Length of steel

180 181 182 183 184 180 CHINESE JADEITE VASE AND CoVER In hues of lavender to imperial green of flattened baluster form carved with dragons and kylins amidst meandering foliage on the sides, with

185 186 187 188 185 LARGE CHINESE CARVED JADE FLoRAL GRoUP The flattened and tapered rectangular jardiniere filled with peaches, grapes and various flowers.Height 11 in., Width 10 in. 3,0005,000

189 191 192 190 189 CHINESE PIERCED AND CARVED JADEITE GRoUP of a beauty and an attendant serving tea, in front of two peach trees. Height 6 in., Width 4 in. 4,5006,500 190 CHINESE JADEITE PLAQU

193 199 195 195A 194 196 198 197 193 CHINESE CARVED HARDSToNE HoRSE of pale gray green color, with a wood stand. Width 4 in 600800 194 CHINESE CARVED JADE FLoRAL VASE CoVER Carved with blooming

200 201 204 202 203 205 200 CHINESE CARVED JADEITE GRoUP oF A FEMALE BEAUTY WITH TWo CHILDREN of BUDDHA The well dressed beauty holding a fan, the children dressed in robes to her left. Height 6

206 208 209 207 210 211 206 CHINESE HARDSToNE CARVING oF GUANYIN The pale green figure standing on an oval shaped lotus base. Height 12 in. 3,0005,000 209 CHINESE CARVED JADEITE GRoUP of Bodhis

212 213 214 215 216 217 218 212 CHINESE CARVED JADE VASE CoVER The rectangular vase and cover carved with kylins in highrelief, a winged lion and two cubs by the side of the vase.Height 6 in.

219 220 222 221 223 224 223A 225 219 FINE CARVED JADEITE FLoRAL AND BIRD GRoUP Depicting two heron feeding on fish in a marsh. Height 6 in., Width 7 12 in. 4,0006,000 220 CHINESE CARVED JADE V

226 FINE CHINESE CARVED TURQUoISE GRoUP oF TWo BEAUTIES Elaberately dressed and coiffed side by side carrying a flower filled basket or flower. Height 7 in. 8,00012,000 227 LAPIS LAZULI CARVING oF A S

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236 238 237 239 239A 240 236 CHINESE FLoWER CARVED GRAY AGATE CoVERED VASE of square baluster form, the body etched with fumes and foliage, with loop handles and loose rings, with conforming cover

246A 246 247 241 244 243 241 THREE CHINESE CARVED SoDALITE MYTHoLoGICAL FIGURES Composed of a seated Buddha and two Immortals, with wood stands. Height 3 14 in. to 4 12 in. 8001,200 242 THREE CHIN

248 249 251 250 256 255 253 252 248 TWo CHINESE CARVED LAVENDAR QUARTZ FIGURAL GRoUPS The first of an Immortal releasing a fish from a water filled vase, with wood stand the second of a Beauty w

257 258 259 260 261 262 257 TWo CHINESE CARVED JADE BELT GARMENT oRNAMENTS Each in the form of a grotesque mask. Heights 2 in. and 2 in. 400600 260 CHINESE CARVED JADE CENSoR CoVER Carved wit

263 264 265 266 268 263 CHINESE CARVED JADE FIGURE oF GUANYIN Supported by a mythological beast, with an attendant by her side. Height 11 14 in. 4,5005,500 266 CHINESE CARVED JADE FLoRAL AND BIR

269 271 270 272 269 CHINESE CARVED JADEITE VASE AND CoVER Pierced carved with a large dragon and two cubs, the domed cover surmounted by a large phoenix bird. Mounted on a carved wood stand. Heigh

274 273 275 273 FINE PAIR oF CHINESE CARVED SILVER HUED WHITE JADE FU LIoNS Each ceremonially dressed and seated atop cloth covered plinths. Height 6 34 in. Depth 3 34 in. 6,0008,000 274 CHINESE CA

279 281 280 282 279 FINE CHINESE CARVED JADEITE CoVERED VASE The pale green to white hued vessel with hints of lavender and imperial green carved in an archaic style with a pair of dragon handles,

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A.B. Levys Palm Beach 211 Worth Avenue, PAlm BeAch, Fl 33480 tel 561.835.9139 I FAx 561.832.5625 I ABlevys.com AB3195, Albert B. Levy Auctioneer, No. AU4485 68 Palm Beach Chinese and European Works

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