A beautiful & quite large famille rose teapot ( chahu). The teapot has been decorated with group of persons: an old man, a lady with a small child in her arms, a young man, a child and a dog; they encounter a farmer on the road. The backside with calligraphy. Original metal handles. Bottom with artist´s seal mark on the base. H. 12 cm (without handles), W. 18 cm. Late Qing Dynasty, 19th cent. Good condition, no restoration or repair.
A squat jar of porcelain decorated with two females and a child in a garden setting rendered in polychrome enamels. With slightly later, fitted lid of heavily, lacquered wood. Qing, 19th cent. Indistinct seal, most probably of the Tongzhi period (1862–1874). H 13 cm, D 13 cm. Condition: Very fine, but with small chip on inner foot rim.
A large ginger jar (bojan) of porcelain decorated with polychrome enamel glazes (famille rose) set in cartouches with flowers and birds on gold-ornamented ground in iron red. China, late Qing to early Republican Period, ca. 1900–1920. Marked with a blue double circle in the manner of the Kangxi period. H 23 cm, D 21 cm. Condition: Excellent.
A fine narcissus bowl of oblong, lobed shape in blue and white porcelain decorated on the sides with flowers and scroll pattern. On the broad rim a textile pattern. Qing, mid-19th cent. L 24 cm, W 19.5 cm. Condition: Very good.
An impressive and beautiful jardiniere of heavy porcelain decorated in famille rose enamels with butterflies, peonies and other flowers. Marked ‘Kangxi,’ but from the first half of the 19th century, most probably from the Daoguang period (1821–1850). H 23 cm, D 26 cm. Condition: Very good with only minor wear to enamel.
A large bowl-shaped incense burner of porcelain in powder blue underglaze decorated with two four clawed dragons chasing the magic pearl in gold staffing. The incense burner with three small feet and flat bottom. Qing, mid-19th century. H 11.5 cm, D 21 cm. Condition: Good with some wear to gold.
Vase of powder-blue porcelain decorated with figures in stylized landscape painted in gold. It has two double rings in underglaze blue in the bottom. Comes with a wooden lid and base from around 1900. China, Qing, Daoguang, ca. 1850. H 30 cm, D 23 cm. Condition: Excellent (minor wear to gold due to handling).