Guangxu Bowl – Budhistic Lions

Rare chinese porcelain bowl or cup, Guangxu Period (1875-1908), marked
Richly painted with five foo dogs (budhistic lion) holding a ball, clouds around, all in cobalt blue underglaze.
Bottom marked: “man tang fu ji” – “mark of the hall filled with good fortune”
Very good condition – some small fritts/chips at rim, further only the typical traces of production. See photos.

Diameter: ca. 9,5 cm
Height: ca. 5,5 cm

Euro 150.-

Kangxi Charger – Grashopper & Swastika

Large Chinese Kraak Style Porcelain Charger, Kangxi Period (1662-1722)
Great blue and white chinese porcelain charger, beautiful and rich decorated with flowers and swastika – in the center a grashoppe. Painted in cobalt blue oxide underglaze.
Good condition: two small colored chips at the rim, a white leftover on the back – further only the typical traces of production (baking traces at base rim), age and use (craquele).

Diameter: ca. 27,5 cm

Euro 250.-

Guangxu Mark and Period Dish – Lotus

Fine chinese Blue and White Porcelain Dish – Guangxu M&P (1875-1908)
The dish is decorated with a central lotus head and stylized scrolls within a double-circle, enclosed by four similar lotus blossoms. Six-Character Mark Guangxu in underglaze blue.
Very good condition, just some fritting at the rim – further only the typical traces of production and use.

Diameter: ca. 13,5 cm

Euro 450.-

17th C. Transitional Charger – Grapes

Large Chinese Porcelain Charger, early Kangxi, Transitional Period (1620-1683)
Superb blue and white Chinese porcelain charger, beautiful and rich decorated with large Grapes amongst stylised foliage painted in cobalt blue oxide underglaze.
Condition: one chip with short hairline at the rim – further only the typical traces of production and use.

Diameter: ca. 35,5 cm
Height: ca. 5 cm

Euro 450.-

17th C. Transitional Cup & Saucer

Rare chinese porcelain cup and saucer – Transitional Period (1620-1683)
Fine painted water scenery and fisher man in cobalt blue underglaze.
Excellent condition: the saucer is without damage, the cup has a very small chip (see photo 7) and two barely visible glaze lines – further just the typical traces of production and use.
Two superb pieces!

The same can also be seen in the Frick Collection: Accession number: 1965.8.83 | Chinese, Transitional Period (1620-1683) | Date: 17th century

Saucer: diameter ca. 10 cm
Cup: diameter ca. 6 cm

Euro 200.-

Kangxi Plate – Lotus Pond

Rare chinese Porcelain Plate, Kangxi Period (1662-1722) – Marked
Very rare chinese porcelain plate, extremly fine and rich decorated with flowers and lotus pond in the center, painted in cobalt blue oxide underglaze. Marked with a kangxi-leaf at the backside.
Almost perfect Condition, one tiny nick at the rim – further only the typical traces of production and use. A great collectors piece, hard to find!

Diameter: ca. 23 cm

Euro 250.-

18th/19th C. Bleu de Hue Dish – Fenghuang

Small chinese Porcelain Dish for the Vietnamese Market – Marked
A fine and rare chinese porcelain dish, made for the Vietnamese market, beautiful  decorated with Fenghuang in “Bleu de Hue”. Blue de Hue wares were made in China for the Vietnamese dynasties in the 18th and 19th century until after the revolution. Hue ist the city where the Vietnamese King resided.
Ming-marked “Nei Fu” (Inner Court) – Jiaqing Period (1796-1820).
Excellent condition, only the typical traces of production (inclusions) and use – no chips, cracks, hairlines or restorations.

Diameter: ca. 12,7 cm
Height: ca. 2,4 cm

Euro 850.-

18th C. Tea Caddy – Landscape

Blue & White Chinese Tea Caddy, Qianlong Period (1736-1795)
Unusual chinese porcelain caddy in great shape – all sides are beautiful and rich decorated with house, mountains, lake and people in underglaze cobalt blue.
Perfect condition – no chips, cracks, hairlines or restorations. Only the typical traces of production and use.

A similar is to see in the Victoria and Albert Museum/London: Museum number: 1747-1876, Date: 1770-1790, Place of origin: Jingdezhen

Height: ca. 12 cm

Euro 280.-

Wanli Ming Jarlet – Flower

Small chinese Ming Dynasty Porcelain Jar, Wanli Period (1573-1620)
Fine Ming Dynasty jarlet from good shape – in blue underglaze painted floral decor.

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

Height: ca. 5 cm

Euro 90.-

Hongzhi Ming Bowl – People

Ming Dynasty Porcelain Bowl, probably Hongzhi Period (1488-1505), marked FU
Simple and in a free style painted people in a landscape, typical for the early Ming time – in blue underglaze. Place of origin is Jingdezhen. Bowls with similar scenery but different shape are also later found in the Tek Sing shipwreck (dating to approximately 1822).

Excellent condition, only the typical traces of the age and the production (error in the glaze).

Diameter: ca. 13 cm

Euro 350.-

Two Kangxi Cups – Jumping Boy

Two Small Chinese Porcelain Cups, Kangxi Period (1662-1722) – Marked
Rare antique porcelain cups, beautiful painted in cobalt blue oxide underglaze.
Excellent condition – only typical traces of production (left cup with error at the top rim) and use.

Diameter: ca. 6,5 cm
Height: ca. 4 cm

Euro 250.-

Kangxi Plate – Lotus & Bamboo

Fine chinese Porcelain Plate, late Kangxi Period (1662-1722), ca. 1720
Unusual chinese porcelain dish, fine decorated with lotus and bamboo motif, painted in cobalt blue oxide underglaze.
Perfect condition, only the typical traces of the production and use. A great collectors piece! See photos.

A similar plate is to see in the “Staatliche Kunstsammlung Dresden”
Inventarnummer: PO 1367 | China, Jingdezhen, Qing-Zeit (1644 – 1911), Ära Kangxi (1662 – 1722), 1700 – 1720

Diameter: ca. 22 cm

Euro 250.-

Fine Daoguang Period Vases – Lotus

Pair antique chinese Meiping Vase, Daoguang Period (1821-1850)
Good shaped and finely painted porcelain vases with brilliant underglaze blue decoration of lotus flowers. On the base 4-Character Kangxi Mark.
left vase: no damage
right vase: chip at mouth

Height: ca. 12,5 cm

Euro 200.-

Kangxi Plate – Floral Motif

Chinese blue & white Porcelain Plate, Kangxi Period (1662-1722)
Superb Chinese porcelain plate, beautiful and rich decorated with floral motifs painted in cobalt blue oxide underglaze. The back underglaze marked.
Excellent condition, minimal “kangxi fritting” at rim, further only the typical traces of production (see baking traces at base rim) and use – no chips, cracks, hairlines or restorations.

! A similar plate you can find in the “Dresden Collection of August, King of Poland and Elector of Saxony”

Diameter: ca. 21 cm

Euro 250.-

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 crack on the mouth (hard to see) with an crossing glazeline or scratch. Further only the typical traces of production and use – see photos.

Height: ca. 22 cm 

Euro 2800.-

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

Euro 850.-

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.

! For Qianlong 4-Character Mark and of the Period please have a look in the British Museum: Museum number PDF,B.678 | Qianlong Period | Four-character Qianlong mark in underglaze blue on the base

Height: ca. 25 cm

Euro 750.-

Fine Yongzheng Plate – Water Landscape

Fine antique chinese Porcelain Plate, Yongzheng Period (1723-1735)
An exremely fine painted chinese porcelain plate, beautiful and attractive decorated with water landscape and fisher man  –  flowers around the rim. Painted in cobalt blue oxide underglaze.
Very good condition, two small chips backside (one is a bit to see from the front) – further only the typical traces of production and age – no chips, cracks, hairlines or restorations.

Diameter: ca. 23 cm

Euro 800.-

Kangxi Charger – Asters

Rare Chinese Porcelain Charger, early Kangxi Period (1662-1722), Transitional
A fine blue & white chinese porcelain Kangxi/Transitional charger, beautifully adorned with 16 panels, each with a chrysanthemum. The centre has an additional five chrysanthemum heads known as asters with a background of scrolls, all in underglaze blue. Wares such this example illustrate the turbulent period of the transition from Ming to Qing rule at the end of the 17th century. A period that was marked by the collapse of the imperial kilns. The base with kangxi (shop-) mark in double circle.
Good Condition, no restoration: chip with hairline, few kangxi fritting to rim, one chip at stand ring (usual from production) – further only the typical traces of production and use.

A similar charger is in the Asian Civilisations Museum / Singapur: Accession No.:  C-0060

Diameter: ca. 27 cm
Height: ca. 4 cm

Euro 350.-

19th C. Arita Scallop Bowl – 4 Musicians

Very Rare antique japanese Porcelain Bowl, Edo Period (1615-1868), Marked
A fine and rare japanese porcelain bowl, Arita, beautiful and rich decorated with four Musicians and Flower motifs outside. Inside the bowl a sitting Lady. Painted in cobalt blue oxide underglaze in chinese Kangxi Style.
Marked “Zoshuntei Sanpo Zu”, trade name of Hisatomi Yojibei Masayasu. Late Edo Period, mid 19th Century.
Perfect condition! A beautiful collectors piece!

Diameter: ca. 110 mm
Height: ca. 60 mm

Euro 550.-

Large 19th C. Charger – Lotus & Asters

Extremely rare and large chinese Porcelain Charger, Daoguang Period (1821-1850)
A fine chinese porcelain Charger beautifully painted with cobalt blue underglaze. Stylized Asters in the 12 fields around the rim, Lotus flowers are swimming in the center. Kangxi-Leaf-Mark (Artemisia), 19th Century
Excellent Condition, one very short hairline – further no chips, cracks, hairlines or restorations.

Diameter: ca. 40 cm !
Height: ca. 7 cm

Euro 1100.-

Large Kangxi Charger – Floral

Large Chinese Porcelain Charger, Kangxi Mark and Period (1662-1722) – floral motif
A fine chinese porcelain Kangxi marked charger/plate beautifully painted bamboo, rock and flowers with a cobalt blue underglaze.
Very good Condition, no restoration: two hairline cracks – further only the typical traces of production. A fine piece!

! See also Christie’s Auction: “The Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC, September 15, 2016 – Lot 868

Diameter: ca. 35,5 cm = ca. 14 inch !
Height: ca. 5,5 cm

Euro 650.-

Large Gu Vase – Landscape

Fine antique chinese blue & white Gu-Vase, 19th Century
Perfect large porcelain vase painted finely in underglaze blue, attractive decorated with people in an urban landscape. Kangxi double circle marked, late 19th Century.
Perfect condition – only the typical traces of production and use, see photos.

Height: ca. 42,5 cm

Euro 1600.-

Wanli Klapmuts Bowl – Bird

Rare chinese Ming Kraak Klapmuts Bowl, Wanli Period (1573-1619) – bird on rock
A chinese Kraak ware bowl with moulded panels and with everted rim, finely potted and translucent, decorated in underglaze blue colour.
Excellent condition with no restoration. There is one hairline and one glaze error inside.

Diameter: ca. 143 mm
Height: ca. 50 mm

Euro 400.-

Early 18th C. Jar – Landscape

Antique early 18th Century chinese blue & white Jar, probably Kangxi
Perfect porcelain vase/jar painted in underglaze blue, attractive decorated with landscape. Possible Kangxi Period (1662-1722).
Perfect condition – only the typical traces of production and use, see photos.

Height: ca. 90 mm

Euro 190.-

Imperial Jiaqing Snuff Dish – Phoenix

Rare small chinese Porcelain Snuff Dish, Jiaqing Mark and Period (1796-1820)
A very fine and rare chinese porcelain dish, beautiful and rich decorated in blue and white underglaze. In the medallion a phoenix and around a wonderful finely painted landscape, houses and fisher man. The four-character mark is handpainted and underglaze.
Perfect condition, only the typical traces of production – no chips, cracks, hairlines or restorations.

Diameter: 68 mm
Height: 24 mm

Euro 350.-

Small Early Ming Jar

Antique Chinese Ming Dynasty Porcelain Jar – easy motif
Small Jar with an unusual form – painted in blue underglaze.
Excellent condition, some old Chips at the rim – further only the typical traces of production.

Height: 7,5 cm

Euro 80.-

Kangxi Plate – Scheveningen

Extremely Rare Chinese Porcelain Plate, Kangxi Period (1662-1722)
The dish is decorated in the Japanese style possibly copying a Dutch Delft original in the manner of Frederick van Frytom – “View of Scheveningen” (Holland). The pattern traditionally also known as “Deshima Island”.
! See also: Bonhams, Asian Art, 9 May 2016, London, Knightsbridge – Lot 259
Condition: chips, fritts and with hairline cracks  – please see all photos!

Diameter: ca. 20 cm

Euro 140.-

Kangxi Cup – Jumping Boy

Small Chinese Porcelain Cup, Kangxi Period (1662-1722) – Kangxi Marked
Rare antique porcelain cup, beautiful painted in cobalt blue oxide underglaze.
Excellent condition – only traces of production (error at the top and bottom rim). See photos.

Diameter: ca. 6,5 cm
Height: ca. 4 cm

Euro 125.-