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.-

Early 18th C. Bowl – Chrysanthemum

Antique chinese Porcelain Star-Burst Bowl, first half 18th Century
Rare bowl glazed in blue with painted decoration of stylised chrysanthemums and foliage. Marked on the bottom, first half 18th Century and probably Yongzheng Period (1723-1735). (This type is not the same as the founds on the Diana Shipwreck)

Excellent condition: little glaze missing at the base rim – further only the typical trace of production and use.

Diameter: ca. 17,5 cm

Tongzhi Wucai Bowl – Bamboo & Lingzhi

Fine chinese Porcelain Bowl, Tongzhi Period (1862-1874) – Marked
A fine and rare chinese Famille Verte porcelain bowl, beautiful decorated with bamboo, lingzhi fungus, calligraphy poem and artist signature. Red mark at the base.
Perfect condition: only the typical traces of production and use – see photos.

Diameter: ca. 13,5 cm
Height: ca. 5 cm

Euro 180.-

Kangxi Meiping Vase – Scholar

Antique chinese blue & white Meiping Vase, Kangxi Period (1662-1722)
Nice Vase with brilliant underglaze blue decoration of two scholars, swastika and flowers on clear white porcelain. 17th Century, early Kangxi Period.
Excellent condition – few typical kangxi fritting at mouth and rim. Further only the typical traces of production and use.

Height: ca. 10,5 cm

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.-

Guangxu Wucai Vase – Phoenix

Chinese Famille Verte Vase, ca. 1900 – Guangxu Period (1875-1908)
A fine chinese porcelain wucai vase, attractive decorated in many colours of the famille verte palet. With phoenixes and large peony blooms – fine craquele all over.
Perfect condition – only the typical traces of production and use.

Height: ca. 24 cm

Euro 220.-

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.-

Imperial Qianlong Dish – Gilt & Blue

Imperial Chinese Powderblue and Gilt Dish – Qianlong Mark and Period
Painted in gilt with a central stylised lotus within borders of flowerheads and foliage.
Qianlong Six-Character Seal Mark and Period (1736-1795).
Condition: backside one hairline crack (under the metal holder), backside two glaze lines, some gilding missing – further only the typical traces of production.

Similar dishes you can see at Christie’s Auction: London, South Kensington, 3 September 2013, Sale 9376, Lot 31

Diameter: ca. 15,5 cm

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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Small Meiping Vase – 5 Dragons

A fine chinese Meiping Vase, Kangxi Mark and possible Period (1662-1722)
Small vase of slender form with the steeply rounded shoulder tapering gently to a broad ring foot inset from the slightly bulbous base, superbly painted in underglaze-blue. Five dragons are chasing flaming pearls. Kangxi 6 Character Mark in cobalt-blue underglaze.
Condition: one chip on the mouth. Further only the typical traces of production and use.

A bowl with four-clawed dragons, Kangxi six-character mark and of the period see Bonhams London: Asian Art 6 Nov, London, Knightsbridge | Lot 184

Height: ca. 8,5 cm

Kangxi Saucer – Café-au-lait

Fine Chinese Café-au-lait Porcelain Saucer, Kangxi Period (1662-1722)
Rare chinese porcelain dish, fine decoration of an old scholar walking close to the water between trees; Pagoda and mountains in the background – painted in cobalt blue oxide underglaze. “Café-au-lait” brown on front and backside.
Perfect condition: only the typical traces of production and use.

Diameter: ca. 11,2 cm

Qianlong Mark & Period Vase – Dragons

Small antique chinese Vase, Qianlong Mark & Period (1736-1795)
Good shaped and finely painted porcelain vase with brilliant underglaze blue decoration of two Dragons and flowers. On the base the 4-Character Mark Qianlong and of the Period.
Perfect condition –  only the typical traces of production and age.

! 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. 13 cm

19th C. Peranakan Tripod Censer – Phoenix

Unusual chinese Porcelain Tripod Censer, Daoguang Period (1821-1850)
Finely decorated Peranakan/Baba-Nyonya porcelain Incense Burner with flying phoenix and flowers in many colours. Peranakan Chinese and Baba-Nyonya are terms used for the descendants of late 15th and 16th-century Chinese immigrants to the Indonesian archipelago and British Malaya.
Perfect condition, only the typical traces of production and of the age. The cover is missing.

Height: ca. 8 cm

Small Kangxi Cup – Two Immortals

Fine Chinese Porcelain Cup, Kangxi Period (1662-1722)
Extremely rare and very small (height: ca. 2,8 cm) antique porcelain cup, made of thin porcelain. Two Immortals are beautiful painted in cobalt blue oxide underglaze.
Condition: two hairlines and fritting to rim, further only the typical traces of production and use. Please see photos.

Height: ca. 2,8 cm
Diameter: ca. 5 cm

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. Figurine of an Immortal with Child

Chinese Porcelain Figure of an Immortal holding a Child, 17th Century
A white glazed Blanc de Chine porcelain figurine with minimal rests of polychrome over glaze enamel.
Condition: error on the back side, further only the typical traces of production and age.

Height: ca. 9 cm

Jiaqing Cloisonne Vase – Four Seasons

Small antique chinese Cloisonne Enamel Vase, Jiaqing Period (1796-1820)
Extremely rare miniatur vase, fine decorated with chrysanthemum, bamboo, orchid and plum blossom associating to the four seasons (also called “The Four Gentlemen”). Circa 1800.
Perfect condition – only the typical traces of production and age.

Height: ca. 7,5 cm

Late 19th C. Yixing Enameled Teapot – Bird

Small chinese Zisha Ware Teapot,  Guangxu Period (1875-1908)
Nice decorated with bird on a blooming tree in enamel technique on yixing ceramic. Marked “yi xing zi sha” (purple sand of yixing).
Very good condition, some wear – no chips, hairlines, cracks or restorations.

Similar teapots are illustrated in the book “Yixing Teapots for Europe” by Patrice Valfré.

Height: ca. 7,5 cm
Length: ca. 11 cm

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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

17th C. Transitional Wucai Caddy – Lotus

Rare and large chinese Famille Verte Caddy, Shunzhi Period (1644-1661)
Large Caddy, orange line border enclosing yellow, green and orange enameled flower and leaf scrolls. Shunzhi Period, Transitional, middle 17th Century.
Excellent condition, old chips at the rim of the lid, two at the rim inside of the caddy, glazeline only inside – further only the typical traces of production.
Hard to find in this size and good condition!

Height: ca. 13,5 cm

Euro 800.-

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 200.-

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 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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19th C. Famille Rose Figure – Lady

Fine chinese famille rose Porcelain Figure, 19th Century
Figure of a lady, painted in overglaze enamels in the famille rose palette. Thick use of enamel, surface elaborately decorated. On matching bronze stand.
Excellent condition: one small damage, see last photo.

Height: ca. 23 cm (with stand)

 

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.-

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

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

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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 120.-

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

18th/19th C. Jar & Cover – Shuangxi

Fine antique chinese porcelain jar with lid – 18th/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 180.-

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 in Kangxi style. 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.

! 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

Diameter: ca. 13 cm

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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

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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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Late 19th C. Enameled Yixing Teapot – Bird

Rare chinese Zisha ware, late 19th 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

Euro 300.-

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

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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

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.

! 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.-

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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19th C. blue & white Plate – 5 Boys

Fine antique blue & white chinese Porcelain Plate, 19th Century
Nice painted chinese porcelain plate, attractive decorated with five boys playing near the beach  – crabs around the rim. Painted in cobalt blue oxide underglaze.
Good condition, two small chips and one hairline – further only the typical traces of production and age.

Diameter: ca. 22 cm

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Pair 19th C. Cloisonne Vases – 100 Treasures

Two beautiful chinese Cloisonne Enamel Vases with Cover, 19th Century
Fine and colourful decorated with “hundred treasures”.
Excellent condition – one is perfect, the other one has a little damage of the cloisonne close to the rim (photo 3). Further only the traces of production and age.

Height: ca. 8 cm

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.-

Imperial Qianlong Miniature Vase & Cover

Extremely Rare chinese Imperial Vase, Qianlong Mark & Period (1736-1795)
Perfect shaped and finely painted porcelain miniature vase with underglaze blue decoration of flowers and bird. On the base the imperial 6-Character Mark Qianlong and of the Period.
Excellent condition –  vase perfect, chips at the cover. Further only the typical traces of production.

Height: ca. 6 cm