Kangxi Cup – Mirror Black

Chinese ‘Mirror Black’-Glazed Porcelain Cup, Kangxi Period (1662-1722)
Extremely rare antique porcelain cup, covered in a lustrous black glaze that thins to a blue tone at the mouth and bottom rim.
Perfect condition – only the typical traces of production.

Diameter: ca. 5,3 cm
Height: ca. 3,3 cm

Yuan Dynasty Dish – Cizhou Ware

Fine Chinese Cizhou Ware Dish – Yuan Dynasty (1279-1368)
Rare Cizhou Ware Dish from good shape with simple decoration of stylised flowers. During the Yuan Period the potters used sandy lumps as separator for stacking during firing which left sandy patches on the interior and foot of the bowls and plates.
Excellent condition, only the typical traces of production and age.

Diameter: ca. 14 cm
Height: ca. 3,4 cm

Euro 130.-
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Yuan Dynasty Bowl – Cizhou Ware

Fine Chinese Cizhou Ware Bowl – Yuan Dynasty (1279-1368)
Rare Cizhou Ware Bowl from good shape with simple decoration of stylised flowers.
Excellent condition, a few glaze chips at rime – further only the typical traces of production and use.

Diameter: ca. 11 cm
Height: ca. 3,8 cm

Kangxi Plate – Birds & Flowers

Superb chinese Porcelain Plate, Kangxi Period & Mark (1662-1722), late 17th C.
Very rare chinese porcelain plate, thin porcelain, extremly fine and rich decorated with flower motifs and birds in the center, painted in cobalt blue oxide underglaze in a shade of intense blue found only in select Kangxi blue and white wares.
Excellent Condition, typical Kangxi fritting to rim, chips on base rim (usual from production) – further no chips, cracks, hairlines or restorations. A great collectors piece, hard to find!
! A plate in the same pattern can be found displayed in the Capital Museum, Beijing

Diameter: ca. 28 cm
Height: ca. 2,5 cm

Euro 420.-
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Qianlong Dish – Amsterdam Bont

Chinese Porcelain Dish, Amsterdam Bont, Qianlong Period (1736-1795)
A very fine chinese porcelain dish, “Pudding Plate”, beautiful and rich decorated in many colours, “Amsterdam Bont”. Underglaze Blue painted in China – overdecorated in the Netherlands, 18th Century.
Excellent condition, a bit colour missing – further only the typical traces of production – no chips, cracks, hairlines or restorations.

Diameter: ca. 16,5 cm
Height: ca. 3,5 cm

Euro 130.-
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Qianlong Fencai Plate – Insects

Fine chinese Fencai Porcelain Plate, Qianlong Period (1736-1795)
A very fine chinese famille rose porcelain plate, beautiful and attractive decorated, flowers in the medallion, insects around. Very nice colorful piece!
Excellent condition, just a minimal frit at the rim, some coloure missing – further no chips, cracks, hairlines or restorations.

Diameter: ca. 15,5 cm

Song Figurine of a Dog – Qingbai

Chinese Qingbai ceramic Figure of a Dog, Song Dynasty
An extremely rare Qingbai glazed molded stoneware figurine of a dog. Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279).
Condition: restorated, see photos.

Molded figures of this time you can also find at Christie’s Auction.

Height: ca 7 cm

19th C. Jar & Cover – Shuangxi

Fine antique chinese porcelain jar with lid – 19th Century, Shuangxi-Character
“Shuangxi”: double or wedded joy – linked xi characters symbolising marital harmony.
Excellent condition, only the typical traces of age and production – see photos.

Height: ca. 18,5 cm (with lid)

Euro 140.-
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Pair Qianlong M&P Saucer – Rock Garden

Chinese Porcelain Saucer, Qianlong Period (1736-1795) – floral motif
Two very fine chinese scalloped porcelain dishes, beautiful and attractive decorated with flowers. Painted in cobalt blue oxide underglaze. 4 Character-Mark and Period of Qianlong.
Excellent condition, no chips, cracks, hairlines or restorations. One small glaze error at the rim of the right saucer.

Diameter: ca. 13 cm

Euro 170.-
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Qing Dynasty Bronze Vase – Archaic Style

Antique Chinese Vase, Bronze and Cloisonne, late Guangxu Period (1875-1908)
Very beautifully decorated Vase with relief in archaic style.
Excellent condition: only the typical traces of production and age – see photos.

Height: ca. 18 cm

Euro 110.-
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Two 19th C. Persian Paintings – hunting

Two antique painted hunting scenes, 19th Century, Persia
Fine and very rich painted hunting scenes made in gouache technic (a method of painting using opaque pigments ground in water and thickened with a gluelike substance).
Excellent Condition.

Size: each ca. 20 cm x 13 cm

14th C. Bronze Cosmetic Vessel – “Sormeh”

Small Antique Bronze Vessel, 14th Century, Persia
Fine bronze vessel from beautiful shape, made to use as a container for Kajal, Kohl (cosmetics). The persian name for “Kohl” is “Sormeh”. An unique piece from the 14th Century.
Provenance: from an old dutch Collection
Excellent condition, some traces of use – see photo.

Height: ca. 4,7 cm

19th C. Vase & Cover- 100 Antiques

Fine chinese Famille Verte Vase with Cover, 19th Century – “100 Antiques”
A fine chinese porcelain wucai vase with cover, attractive decorated in many colours of the famille verte palet.
Good condition – one chip and a glaze error at the lid, one chip at stand ring  – further only the typical traces of production and use, see photos.

Height: ca. 30 cm (with lid)

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Early Ming Jar or Vase – People

Rare Ming Dynasty Porcelain Jar, Hongzhi Period (1488-1505)
Simple and in a free style painted people in a landscape, typical for this early Ming time – in blue underglaze. Place of origin is Jingdezhen.
A Jar with similar painted figure is in the Victoria and Albert Museum/London: Museum number: C.13&A-1923 | Gallery location: Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 6, shelf 3
Excellent condition, only the typical traces of the age and the production (error in the glaze and the base).

Height: ca. 9,5 cm

Famille Rose Vase – One Hundred Deers

Big Chinese “One Hundred Deers” Porcelain Vase, Republic Period (1912-1949)
Vase with generously rounded sides finely painted with a continuous scene of a herd of deer in a mountainous landscape, the stags, bucks, doe, and fawns painted white, red, brown, and sometimes with spotted fur prancing and grazing, all amidst twisted pine trees. Cranes fly around the tree crown.
Red handpainted Yongzheng Mark, probably late Republic Period.

Excellent condition, only the typical traces of production and of the age.

Height: ca. 43 cm

Euro 1200.-
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Kangxi Period – Triple Gourd Vase

Antique chinese blue & white Triple Gourd Vase, Kangxi Period (1662-1722)
Superb rare Triple Gourd Vase with extremely brilliant underglaze blue decoration of two flowerbaskets and “hundred antiques” on clear white porcelain. 17th Century, early Kangxi Period.
A similar Triple Gourd Kangxi Vase is in the “Frick Collection” – Accession number: 1965.8.121

Excellent condition – one fine hairline on the mouth. Further only the typical traces of production.

Height: ca. 22 cm

Wanli Ming Jarlet – Deers

Small antique chinese Ming Dynasty Porcelain Jar, Wanli Period (1573-1620)
Early Wanli Period, Kraak decor jarlet – in blue underglaze painted using the pigmented wash method: the potter press the tip of the colour brush and either stippled or swept gently at area to be coloured. The wash applied using this method has uneven tone of blue.
Excellent condition, old small rim chip – further only the typical traces of production and age.

Height: ca. 5,5 cm

Ming Hongzhi/Zhengde Jarlet – Floral

Small chinese Ming Dynasty Porcelain Jar, Hongzhi/Zhengde Period +/- 1500
Fine Ming Dynasty jarlet from great shape – in blue underglaze painted floral decor.
Hongzhi (1488-1505) to Zhengde (1506-1521) Period.
Excellent condition – only the typical traces of production and age.

Height: ca. 5,5 cm

Carved Song Dish – Celadon

Fine Carved Celadon Dish, Northern Song Dynasty (960-1126)
A shallow dish with carved floral motifs, raised on a short foot rim.
Provenance: Bonhams Auction London, Asian Art, Monday 7 November 2016, Lot 166
Perfect condition, only the typical traces of production and age.

Diameter: ca. 14 cm

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Netsuke “Pekingese”

19th Century Antique Japanese Ivory Netsuke, handcarved, signed
Signature: “Gyokushi”
This fine antique japanese Netsuke of a pekingese is signed on the bottom, the pupils probably inlaied with black horn – the details are great!
It’s in excellent condition!

Length: ca. 4,2 cm
Height: ca. 3 cm

19th C. Bronze – Standing Parvati

Antique Figurine of Standing Parvati, 19th Century, India
Parvati, also known as Urvi, is the Hindu goddess of fertility, love and devotion; as well as of divine strength and power. Parents are Himavan and Mena. Children are Ganesha and Kartikeya.
Excellent condition and good patina.

Height: ca. 10,5 cm

19th C. Bronze – Standing Ganesha

Antique Figurine of Standing Ganesha, 19th Century, India
The elephant-headed Hindu god Ganesha is widely revered as the remover of obstacles, the patron of arts and sciences and the deva of intellect and wisdom. His parents are Shiva and Parvati.
Excellent condition and fine patina – see photo.

Height: ca. 11 cm

19th/early 20th C. Enameled Yixing Teapot – Bird

Rare chinese Zisha ware, 19th/early 20th Century – Guangxu Period (1875-1908)
Nice decorated with bird on a blooming tree in enamel technique on yixing ceramic. Two times marked, “yixing zi sha”.
Good condition, one chip at the rim, some wear. A rare collector piece!

Height: ca. 14 cm

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Jiaqing Cloisonne Cup – Lotus

Antique chinese Cloisonne Enamel Cup, Jiaqing Period (1796-1820)
Fine decorated with louts and other flowers in many coloures. Early 19th Century.
Perfect condition – only the typical traces of production and use.

Diameter: ca. 7 cm
Height: ca. 5,5 cm

Guangxu Cloisonne Brush Washer – Dragon

Large chinese Cloisonne Enamel Brush Washer, Guangxu Period (1875-1908)
Inside fine decorated with a five-claws dragon – two dragons outside the bowl are chasing a flaming pearl. Marked “da ming nian zao”.
Perfect condition – only the traces of production and use.

Diameter: ca. 20 cm
Height: ca. 6 cm
Weight: ca. 900 gr

Kangxi Bowl “Amsterdam Bont” – Treasures

Chinese Porcelain Bowl, Amsterdam Bont, Kangxi Mark and Period (1662-1722) – Treasures
Large chinese porcelain bowl, beautiful and rich decorated in many colours, “Amsterdam Bont”. Overdecorated in the Netherlands, 17th/18th Century, Kangxi Symbol-Mark (pair of fish) and Period.
Excellent condition: one small chip inside – further only the typical traces of production and use (some colour inside missing) – no more chips, cracks, hairlines or restorations.
A rare collectors piece!

Diameter: ca. 16 cm

Euro 220.-
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Fine Wanli Plate – Wild Goose

Antique Chinese Porcelain Plate, Wanli Period (1573-1619) – Wild Goose
Beautiful antique Ming Dynasty Kraak plate with wild goose (symbol for happy marriage) in the medallion, peaches and symbols around it. Brilliant underglaze blue painted.
Good condition: a hairline (almost not to see from frontside), minimal fritting. Further, only the typical traces of production (some inclusions) – please see photos.

Diameter: ca. 21 cm

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18th C. Figurine of an Immortal

Chinese Porcelain Figure of an Immortal, early 18th Century
A white glazed Blanc de Chine porcelain figurine with polychrome over glaze cold paint decoration. Probably Zhang Guolao.
Very good condition – only the typical traces of production and age (some colour missing).

Height: ca 9,5 cm

Jianyao Song Bowl – Hare’s Fur

Rare Chinese Jianyao Bowl – Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279)
The bowl is covered inside with a lustrous blackish-brown glaze finely streaked with russet ‘hare’s fur’ markings flowing from the russet band below the rim.
Black tea bowls, in contrast to the celadon vessels of the earlier Tang dynasty, became fashionable and were made at a number of kilns in northern and southern China, including the Jian kilns of Fujian. Dated by Bonhams London.

A similar bowl you can see at Christie’s Auction: Sale 14608 | The Pavilion Sale – Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art | 4 April 2017,  Hong Kong

Perfect condition – only the typical traces of production (glaze error inside) and use.

Diameter: ca. 12 cm
Height: ca. 7 cm

Longquan Song Bowl – Celadon

Chinese Longquan Celadon Bowl with Relief – Northern Song Dynasty (960-1126)Similar bowls are found on the Jepara Shipwreck 1998 in the Java Sea – chinese Northern Song Ceramic, approx. 1100.
Excellent condition, only the typical traces of production and age – see photos.

Diameter: ca. 15,5 cm
Height: ca. 6 cm

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18th C. Bronze Krishna – Dancing Child

Unique Dancing Bronze Krishna, 18th Century, India
Beautifully bronze Krishna as the dancing child, made in the technic of “lost form”. An unique piece from the 18th Century.
Krishna is one of the most widely revered and most popular of all Indian divinities, worshipped as the eighth incarnation of the Hindu god Vishnu and also as a Svayam Bhagavan (supreme god).
Excellent condition – see photo.

Height: ca. 9 cm

17th C. Transitional Dish – Flowers

Rare chinese Porcelain Dish, Transitional, Shunzhi Period (1644-1661)
A fine and very rare chinese porcelain dish, beautiful decorated with flower motif. Painted in cobalt blue oxide underglaze. Double Ring Mark.
Very good condition: two small chips – further only the typical traces of production and use. See photos.

Diameter: ca. 15 cm
Height: ca. 3 cm

19th C. Bronze Vase – Archaic Style

Antique Chinese Vase, Bronze and Cloisonne, 19th century, Qing Dynasty
Very beautifully decorated Vase with relief in archaic style.
Excellent condition: only the typical traces of production and age – see photos.

Height: ca. 24 cm

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Fine Qianlong Mark & Period Vase

Rare antique chinese Vase, Qianlong Mark & Period (1736-1795)
Good shaped and finely painted porcelain vase with brilliant underglaze blue decoration of butterflies, flowers and birds. On the base the 4-Character Mark Qianlong and of the Period.
Good condition –  glaze error from production, chip at base, little restoration and hairline at rim.

Height: ca. 25 cm

Small Ming Bowl – Blanc de Chine

Antique chinese Porcelain Bowl, Ming Dynasty (1368-1644) – Marked
Fine and rare porcelain cup or small bowl made in great shape, Dehua, Blanc de Chine.
Perfect condition – only the typical traces of production.

Diameter: ca. 7 cm
Height: ca. 3,5 cm

19th C. Large Bowl – Broken Ice

Chinese Porcelain Bowl, blue & white, 19th Century – Kangxi Mark
Rare Chinese porcelain bowl, beautiful and richly painted in underglaze blue – “broken ice”.
Excellent condition, only the typical traces of production and age. – no chips, cracks, hairlines or restorations. A rare collectors piece!

Diameter: ca. 18 cm
Height: ca. 7 cm

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Qianlong Amsterdam Bont Plate – Birds

Chinese Porcelain Dish, Amsterdam Bont, Qianlong Period (1736-1795) – Birds
A very fine chinese porcelain dish beautiful and rich decorated in many colours, “Amsterdam Bont”. Underglaze Blue painted in China – overdecorated in the Netherlands, 18th Century, Qianlong Period (1736 -1795).
Excellent condition, a little bit colour missing – further only the typical traces of production – no chips, cracks, hairlines or restorations.

Diameter: ca. 23 cm

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18th C Chenghua Marked Plate – Bird

Rare Chinese blue & white Porcelain Plate, Chenghua Mark, 18th C. – Bird
A fine and rare Chinese porcelain Chenghua marked plate, probably Kangxi Period, beautifully painted in cobalt blue oxide underglaze.
Excellent Condition: one hairline – further only the typical traces of production.

Diameter: ca. 29 cm
Height: ca. 3,4 cm

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Small Song Dynasty Brush Washer

Antique Chinese Ceramic Brushwasher, Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279)
Nice small brush washer made in great shape!
Very good condition – one chip at rim, further only the typical traces of production and use – see photos.

Diameter: ca. 6,5 cm
Height: ca. 3,5 cm

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Small Song Dynasty Kendi

Antique Chinese Ceramic Kendi, Song Dynasty (960-1279)
Small Kendi made in great shape!
Excellent condition – no chips, cracks ore hairlienes – please see the photos for details.

Height: ca. 8,5 cm