Wanli Ming Jar – Dragons

Large antique chinese Ming Dynasty Porcelain Jar, Wanli Period (1573-1620)
Porcelain jar with underglaze blue decoration, four handles at the shoulder, a raised neck with rolled rim and a recessed base. The main decoration are two cartoon-like dragons chasing each other among clouds.
Condition: big “restorated” chip at the mouth – further only the typical traces of production and age.

! A similar you can see at the British Museum – Museum number: Franks.3149 | Culture/period: Wanli (probably) | Made in: Vietnam (possibly) | Made in: Guangdong (possibly)

Height: ca. 32 cm

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.-

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

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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Ming Dish “Qilin” – Hidden Decor

Rare chinese Porcelain Dish, late Ming Dynasty, Wanli (1573-1619) – Marked
Small Plate with the mythical creature “Qilin” as decoration painted in Underglaze Blue. At the rim with hidden decor. Ming Mark on the base.
Provenance: from a dutch collector who bought it May 1981 at Sothebys Amsterdam / Mak van Waay
Perfect condition, only typical traces of production and of the age.

Diameter: ca. 15 cm

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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Wanli Plate – Koi Fish

Very rare chinese Wanli Period (1573-1619) Porcelain Plate – Koi Fish
Superb Ming Dynasty Dish with a jumping Koi Fish as decoration in the center, on the back side a handwritten Text. Underglaze blue painted. Very hard to find!
Excellent condition, only one tiny chip at the rim.

Provenance: “Nagel Auktionen” – Asian Art, 722, Juny 5th-6th 2015: Book II – Lot 891

Diameter: ca.18 cm

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.-

Small Wanli Ming Jar – Deers

Small antique chinese Ming Dynasty Porcelain Jar, Wanli Period (1573-1620)
Ming Dynasty, Wanli Period (1573-1620), Kraak decor jarlet – in blue underglaze painted deers in panels.
Excellent condition, old rim chips – further only the typical traces of production.

Height: 50 mm

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Wanli Ming Jar – Deers

Antique Chinese Ming Dynasty Porcelain Jar, Wanli Period (1573-1620)
Ming Dynasty, Wanli Period (1573-1620), Kraak decor jar – in blue underglaze painted deers in panels.
Excellent condition, old frits on the rim, old chip on baserim – further only the typical traces of production.

Height: 80 mm

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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Wanli Bowl – palm trees and rock

Rare Antique Chinese Ming Dynasty, Wanli ~1600 Porcelain Bowl – palm trees and rock
The bowl is of further shape with everted rim and pronounced footring, palm trees and rock motif outside – above a band with points. Inside a floral motif in the medalion. Wanli blue undergalze. Very hard to find!
Good condition, one old hairline – further only the typical traces of production.

Diameter: ca. 15 cm = ca. 5,9 inches

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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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