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.
Very good condition: two tiny colored (?) chips at the rim, white glue leftover from an old hanging system on the back – further only the typical traces of production (baking traces at base rim), age and use.

Diameter: ca. 27,5 cm

Euro 250.-

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.-

19th C. “Star Burst” Charger – Chrysanthemum

Antique chinese Porcelain Charger, Daoguang Period (1821-1850)
Fine shallow dish glazed in blue grey with painted decoration of stylised chrysanthemum blossoms amidst scroll motifs.
Very good condition: one hairline, one minimal nick at the rim – further only the typical traces of production and use – see photos.

Diameter: ca. 27 cm

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17th/18th C. Arabic Script Charger – Chrysanthemum

Antique chinese Porcelain Charger, 17th/18th Century, early Qing Dynasty
Extremely Rare shallow dish glazed in blue grey with painted decoration of stylised Arabic script, stylised chrysanthemums and foliage. The same type are found in the East African Sea and dated from the 17th Century, late Ming to early Qing Dynasty. Only a very little number of this dishes are known. (This type is not the same as the founds on the Desaru or Diana Shipwreck!)

The same charger is to see in the Maas Museum (Powerhouse Museum) Ultimo, NSW, Australia/ Object No. A2453: https://collection.maas.museum/object/174989

Excellent condition: only the typical trace of production and use.

Diameter: ca. 24 cm

17th C. Arabic Script Charger – Chrysanthemum

Chinese Porcelain Charger, late Ming to early Qing Dynasty – Arabic script
Extremely Rare shallow dish glazed in blue grey with painted decoration of stylised Arabic script, stylised Chrysanthemums and foliage. The same type are found in the East African Sea and dated from the 17th Century, late Ming to early Qing Dynasty. Only a very little number of this dishes are known. (This type is not the same as the founds on the Desaru or Diana Shipwreck!)

The same charger is to see in the Maas Museum (Powerhouse Museum) Ultimo, NSW, Australia/ Object No. A2453: https://collection.maas.museum/object/174989

Condition: a part restorated (glued)

Diameter: ca. 26 cm

Kangxi Charger – Bird & Flowers

Superb chinese Porcelain Charger, late Kangxi Period (1662-1722)
Very rare chinese porcelain deep plate, fine and rich decorated with flower motifs, swastika and bird, painted in cobalt blue oxide underglaze.
Excellent condition, one little bumping on the edge – further only the typical traces of the production. A great collectors piece!

Diameter: ca. 22 cm
Height: ca. 4,5 cm

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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.-

Ming 14th/15th C. Charger – Craquele

Very rare Crackled Glaze Dish, Ming Dynasty (1368-1644), 14th/15th Century
Heavy dish in golden brown color with a wavy rim.
Very good condition – 2 old restorations at rim (one is only to see from behind) – further only the typical traces of production and use – see photos.
Extremely rare collectors piece, hard to find!
Provenance: dutch auction house

Diameter: ca. 25,5 cm
Height: ca. 5,0 cm

Euro 850.-

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 Ming Swatow Charger – Phoenix

Large and rare chinese Ming Dynasty (1368-1644) Porcelain Charger – Phoenix
Excellent late Ming Dynasty Charger, Swatow, decorated with flowers, plants and phoenix in the medallion. Underglaze blue painted.
Very good condition – two restorations at the rim, see photo 3 and 4. Further only the typical traces of production.

Diameter: ca. 35 cm
Height: ca. 7 cm

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Jiajing Ming Celadon Dish – Relief

Rare chinese Porcelain Dish, 16th C. Ming Dynasty, Jiajing Period (1522-1566)
Deep celadon plate with flower in relief as decoration.
Provenance: from a dutch collector who bought it 1977 at Paul Brandt/Netherlands
Perfect condition (little traces of production and of the age) – please see photos.

Diameter: ca. 195 mm

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Large Wanli Plate – Lotus

Large and rare Chinese Porcelain Plate, Wanli Period (1573-1619) – Lotus
Beautiful antique Ming Dynasty Kraak plate with water lily in the medallion, peaches and symbols around it. With old hanging system!
Underglaze blue painted.
Good condition – a Hairline and typical fritting on the edge. Further, only the typical traces of production, see photos.

Diameter: 32 cm
Height: 4 cm

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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.-

Chongzhen Ming Plate – Hatcher Cargo

Perfect chinese Porcelain Plate, Ming Dynasty, Chongzhen (1628-1644) – Bird
Fine Plate/Charger with a bird on a rock as decoration, flowers around, painted in Underglaze Blue. The Hatcher Cargo was the first shipwreck cargo to come on to the market. It was sold in three auctions in Christie’s Amsterdam in 1984 and 1985.
Perfect condition, only the typical traces of production and of the age.

Diameter: ca. 270 mm
Height: ca. 45 mm

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Kangxi Wucai Charger – Lotus

Rare chinese Famille Verte Charger, 17th C., early Kangxi Period (1662-1722)
Deep-edged circular charger, orange line border enclosing yellow, green and orange enameled flower and leaf scrolls. Early Kangxi Period (1662-1722), possible Transitional.
Very good condition, two frits and one hairline – further only the typical traces of production.

Diameter: ca. 225 mm
Height: ca. 35 mm

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1720-1740 Charger – Bird & Flowers

Beautiful chinese Porcelain Charger, about 1720-1740
Rare chinese porcelain charger, fine and rich decorated with flower motifs, insects and bird, painted in cobalt blue oxide underglaze.
Very good condition, two fine hairlines (see photo 8 and 9), barely visible from the front to the naked eye – further only the typical traces of the production (baserim and photo 3). A fine collectors piece!

Diameter: ca. 22 cm
Height: ca. 3,5 cm

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Kangxi Charger – Asters

Rare Chinese Porcelain Deep Plate/Charger, Kangxi Period (1662-1722), Asters – Marked
A fine Chinese porcelain Kangxi marked charger beautifully painted asters in cobalt blue underglaze.
Very good Condition, no restoration: typical Kangxi fritting to rim, one hairline – further only the typical traces of production.

Diameter: ca. 220 mm
Height: ca. 40 mm

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Large Wanli Plate – Pomegranates

Large and rare chinese Wanli Period (1573-1619) Porcelain Plate/Charger – Pomegranates | Relief
Excellent Ming Dynasty Plate/Charger decorated with flower vase in the medallion and pomegranates with relief around. Underglaze blue painted.
A master piece, very hard to find!
Excellent condition – little glaze missing on the backside, rim restored. Further only the typical traces of production.

Diameter: ca. 360 mm ~ 14 inches !
Height: ca. 65 mm ~ 2,6 inches

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Kangxi Charger – Asters

Rare Chinese Porcelain Deep Plate/Charger, Kangxi Period (1662-1722), Asters – Marked
A fine Chinese porcelain Kangxi marked charger beautifully painted asters in cobalt blue underglaze.
Very good Condition, no restoration: typical Kangxi fritting to rim, bigger chips on base rim (usual from production) – further only the typical traces of production.

Diameter: ca. 220 mm
Height: ca. 40 mm

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Large Famille Rose Plate

Wonderful antique chinese famille rose plate/charger, 19th Century – Yongzheng Mark
The dish is fantastic painted in many colors, richly decorated with flowers and birds.
Perfect condition! A rare collector piece.

Diameter: ca. 493 mm ~ 19,4 inches !
Height: ca. 115 mm ~ 4,5 inches

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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.-

Ming Plate – Stylized Painting

Perfect Antique 16th/17th C. Ming Dynasty Blue & White Celadon Plate/Charger
China, 16th-17th Century, big plate/charger, porcelain, celadon glazed, reduced, stylized blue underglaze painting, of circular form on ring base, deep cleated.
Perfect condition. Only the typical traces of production.

Diameter: ca. 29 cm = ca. 11,40 inches

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