Offered is a set of four “collectors” espresso sets in the Cupola pattern designed by Mario Bellini for Rosenthal in 1985. Rosenthal challenged top artists to decorate“Cupola” with extravagant ideas for the most fitting café-ornament, colorfully playing with the decoration while remaining true to the form of the initial design. Each set includes: 1 Cup, 1 Saucer & 1 Desert plate. The sets are hand-painted, numbered and signed by the artist: Set #1 J.C...
Copyright 1976 The Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum. These Books are prepared and produced by Rutledge Books. Published by Crown Publishers,Inc. First printing in 1976. The Punch Bowl on the Front Cover is a Circa 1770 Hong Bowl which Features the Trading Offices, of Hongs,along the River in Canton where all the business of the export trade was conducted.
Offered is a matte black Tasca vase designed by Lino Sabattini for Rosenthal Germany in 1986.
It is in excellent condition and measures 9.5" high by 14" wide and is signed by the artist as shown.
About the artist: Lino Sabattini, a brilliant but entirely self-taught Italian designer, was a leading designer of cutlery and tableware. His designs are beautiful, elegant, and distinguished by consummate craftsmanship...
Hand sculpted, fired and glazed, paint enhanced, earthenware tile depicting a bird perched on melons. Tile measures 6" by 7" and rises about 4" at the highest point. Stamped on the front, signed on the back. Holes in all four corners, so it may be hung in any direction.
$185 - or Best Offer - Inventory being renewed
This beautiful okimono-dai (stand for small objets) is made in Satsuma porcelain. Satsuma pottery is a more than four hundred year old tradition. Like many others, that tradition was born at the end of the 16th century, after Japanese warlords came back from Korea with Korean potters and their techniques to be used to make ware, especially tea ceremony ware, for their private use...
From a California estate is a large porcelain center bowl manufactured by Rosenthal Manufactory Germany. Designed and decorated by Gilbert Portanier. It measures 10 inches in diameter and is 8.5 inches tall. Signed as shown in the photos. Portanier is a well-known French sculptor, Painter and illustrator. His works reflect the "Mediterranean delight" in exhibiting and communicating. His sheer inexhaustible imagination and narration is combined with subtle technique.
Offered is an artist signed matte white Rosenthal Porcelain vase designed by Lino Sabattini in the late 1980s/1990s as form 3766. It measures 9 inches high and 9 ½ inches at its widest point and is in excellent condition without damage or restoration.
Sabattini recreated this form in silver plate for his “Collezione Sabattini” in 1995 and titled it Paestum.
The versatile and prolific, self-taught Italian designer Lino Sabattini is a master creator of cutlery and tableware...
Offered here is a fine little footed bowl in heavy turquoise glaze that bleeds to a luscious purple as it goes to the bottom. The circumference of the bowl is terra cotta curls and dots. Glazed interior, unglazed foot. Signed on the bottom CK, maker unknown. The bowl is 5.25" in diameter and 3.5" deep, measured from the outside and including the foot. Slightly uneven at the top, which only enhances the rustic charm.
Chinese blue and white porcelain figures that are depicting the "Four Heavenly Kings", which are also known as the four gods, each of whom watches over one cardinal direction of the world. They are known collectively as the "Feng Tiao Yu Shun".They are each with their attribute, and on fitted wood bases. Age: Late 20th Century Size: 19" high
Pair of Chinese porcelain elephant garden seats, each are in the form of caparisoned green and yellow elephants, saddles are with bird and foliage designs (some chips). Age: 20th Century
Size: 22 1/4" (each)
Chinese porcelain blue & white standing Lohan. The ascetic dressed in a long robe with exposed ribs is holding a ruyi scepter. There is a calligraphy inscription on the reverse side of the base. Age: Late 20th Century – Size: 22 ½ high
Chinese porcelain brush pot with scholars looking at a scroll along with two small boys in a landscape setting, inscription and seal marks. Age: Late 20th century Size: 3 ¾” high x 5 dia.
Chinese Famille Rose enameled porcelain plate on a black ground, depicting numerous figures and a ruyi border. It has some wear, scratches and crazing to enamel. Age: Late 20th Century – Size: 16" dia.
Chinese standing blue & white porcelain tall Guanyin holding a lotus flower in her right arm and the right hand in a mudra. Age: Late 20th Century – Size: 36” high
Chinese black porcelain jardinière, rim with a black-brown coloration. Age: Late 20th Century – Size: 16” high x 18 ½” diameter.