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Rare Kangxi Kraak Style Blue and White Dish ca 1680

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Porcelain: Pre 1700   item# 937114

 Rare Kangxi Kraak Style Blue and White Dish  ca 1680
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$1,095 

From our Chinese Blue and White Collection, a rare Kangxi Period (1662-1722) porcelain dish depicting a stylized version of an earlier Ming Dynasty kraakware design, featuring an eight-sided buddhist wheel or star in the center medallion, surrounded by ogival panels of buddhist emblems, auspicious symbols, and swatiska motifs in the outer border.

Within the vast gamut of Kangxi blue and white wares in general, ther ...click for details


A Blue and White Teacup and Saucer, Kangxi-Yongzheng

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Porcelain: Pre 1800   item# 936914

A Blue and White Teacup and Saucer, Kangxi-Yongzheng
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$ 295 

From our Chinese Blue and White Collection, a charming little export ware teacup and saucer, late Kangxi to Yongzheng Period (1700- 1735), with loosely painted floral motifs both on saucer and tea bowl, all executed in an attractive blue.

Size and Condition: Saucer 5 1/2 inches in diameter, teacup 3 1/4 inches across, 2 inches tall. Small nick to lip of teacup


A Good 19th Century Ginger Jar, "Double Shu" Design

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Porcelain: Pre 1910   item# 936910

A Good 19th Century Ginger Jar, "Double Shu" Design
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$ 650 

From our Chinese Blue and White Collection, a good ginger jar with "double shu" design bestowing "double happiness," late 19th century, either Tongzhi (1862-1874) or Guangxu Period (1875-1908).

Jars such as this current example were often given as gifts containing foodstuffs with the lids glued shut. As a result, many lids were broken upon opening and subsequently lost to history, which is why so ...click for details


Nanking Cargo Shipwreck Dish 1752, Ex Christie's

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Porcelain: Pre 1800   item# 936909

Nanking Cargo Shipwreck Dish 1752, Ex Christie's
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$ 595 

From our Shipwreck Porcelain Collection, a fine blue and white dish, ex-Christie's, executed in the "Peony and Pomegranate Pattern" from the so-called "Nanking Cargo," which is the term applied to the porcelain recovered from the wreck of the Geldermalsen that sank on January 3rd, 1752. The Geldermalsen was a cargo ship belonging to the Dutch East India Company that struck a reef on its way back from Canton China, and sank off the coast of Indonesia in the Linnga archipe ...click for details


Nanking Cargo Teacup and Saucer 1752, ex Christie's

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Porcelain: Pre 1800   item# 936908

Nanking Cargo Teacup and Saucer  1752,  ex  Christie's
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$ 395 

From our Shipwreck Porcelain Collection, a good blue and white teacup and saucer in the "Batavian Bamboo Pattern," ex-Christie's, from the so-called "Nanking Cargo," which is the term applied to the porcelain recovered from the wreck of the Geldermalsen that sank on January 3rd, 1752. The Geldermalsen was a cargo ship belonging to the Dutch East India Company that struck a reef on its way back from Canton China, and sank off the coast of Indonesia in the Linnga archipelag ...click for details


A Ca Mau Shipwreck Teacup and Saucer, ex- Sotheby's

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Porcelain: Pre 1800   item# 936906

A Ca Mau Shipwreck Teacup and Saucer, ex- Sotheby's
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$ 395 

From our Shipwreck Porcelain Collection, a good teacup and saucer ex-Sotheby's, from the Ca Mau Cargo, Yongzheng Period (1723-1735), executed in the "Tu Hai" pattern in underglaze blue.

This particular teacup and saucer is a very good example that somehow managed to survive over two centuries under the sea, essentially unscathed. Shipwreck porcelain comes off the sea floor in a wide variety of conditi ...click for details


Very Fine Rose Medallion Vases, 19th Century

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Porcelain: Pre 1910   item# 936592

Very Fine Rose Medallion Vases, 19th Century
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From our Chinese Polychrome Collection, a very fine and large pair of Rose Medallion vases, mid-late 19th century, most likely late Daoguang to Tongzhi Period circa 1845-1874, certainly no later than Guangxu Period (1875-1908), executed in the typical palette of pinks, blues, greens, yellows, whites, and gilt, depicting four well-painted panels of figures alternating top to bottom with four other well-painted panels of birds, butterflies, and foliage, separated by a band of foliage with four car ...click for details


A Fine Kangxi (1662-1722) Blanc de Chine Dignitary

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Porcelain: Pre 1800   item# 936591

A Fine Kangxi (1662-1722) Blanc de Chine Dignitary
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From our Chinese Monochrome Collection, a fine blanc de chine (dehua) porcelain figure of a seated dignitary, Kangxi Period (1662-1722), seated on a low plinth and crisply modeled with an elaborate dragon badge to chest, a ruyi scepter in his left hand, and a pensive downward gaze. Holes under the ears and around the mouth were originally for placement of animal hair to form the beard. In virtually perfect condition, there are two small firing cracks, but these are original to the manufacture an ...click for details


An Interesting 18th Century Chinese Export Plate

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Porcelain: Pre 1800   item# 936589

An Interesting 18th Century Chinese Export Plate
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From our Chinese Blue and White Collection, a very interesting late 18th century export porcelain plate, depicting an unusual subject matter of a gondolier in what is either an Italian canal in Venice, or a Dutch canal in Amsterdam. The plate is executed in a good underglaze blue with an unidentified edifice in the foreground, and a border of floral motifs. Perhaps architecture buffs can recognize with specificity what the edifice is, and nail down for us whether this is actually an Italian or D ...click for details


A Kangxi Period (1662-1722) Scholar's Examination Dish

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Porcelain: Pre 1800   item# 936587

A Kangxi Period (1662-1722) Scholar's Examination Dish
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From our Chinese Blue and White Collection, an interesting so-called "Scholar's Examination Dish, Kangxi Period (1662-1722), decorated in a slightly greyish underglaze blue, depicting a leaping carp juxtaposed against a fierce dragon clutching at the flaming pearl of wisdom, with wave shaped aquatic motifs on the border, and a square fu character on the reverse.

We have not researched the symbolism of thi ...click for details

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