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.
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 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 black porcelain jardinière, rim with a black-brown coloration. Age: Late 20th Century – Size: 16” high x 18 ½” diameter.
Chinese porcelain Fujian Blanc de Chine Avalokiteúvara with many arms holding their attributes is seated on a peacock with a peacock feather mandorla and acolytes on either side standing on lotus pedestals. The reverse side has a young boy riding a bull near a pine tree. It dates to the Late 20th Century. Size: 13 7/8"high x 8 ¼" wide x 3 ½" deep (34.9 x 21 x 8.9 cm)
Chinese tea pot with lotus flower design, porcelain with overglaze polychrome decoration.
Dimension: 4 /12 inches tall
7 inches width
Beautiful pottery three lucky lucky toad with gold coins, it is Feng Shiu related object, it is believed to draw good luck from all directions. It's color changes when pour hot water on it back, it is magically amazing.
This is a plate with hand-painting of kajika ( one kind of rock fish ) made by Nagase Wataru, who is a contemporary pottery artist, born in Yamagata prefecture ( 1977~ ) and finished the graduate school at Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music in 2002. He won many prizes and lives in Nagasaki now. His main works are creatures in the ocean and the river. In excellent condition. Diameter: 20.5cm H:4cm
This is a ceramic figure of kajika ( one kind of rock fish ), which lives in clear rivers in Japan. It has strong impact and very appealing. Nagase Wataru is a contemporary pottery artist, born in Yamagata prefecture ( 1977~ )and finished graduate school at Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music in 2002. He won many prizes and lives in Nagasaki now. His main works are creatures in the ocean and the river. In excellent condition...
Beautiful piece by furniture designer Donghia. Sofa is 9" long and 3 1/2" tall. Cushions remove to reveal space for jewelry or trinkets. Great details in the ruffles and arm rests. Perfect condition.
Yixing teapot with a band of flower and leaf motif by artist Wang Guifen. Teapot is marked on the bottom, under the handle and inside lid. Bottom chop reads Wang Gui Fen Zhi, Handle and lid chops read Gui Fen. Measurements: Teapot with lid is 3.573" tall by about 7" wide (spout to handle) and 4.2 96 diameter.
Condition: Unused and excellent condition.
Yixing teapot respresenting a section of bamboo by artist Zhou Xifang. Teapot is marked on the bottom and inside lid. Both chops read Zhou Xi Fang. Measurements: Teapot approx. 4.20" tall by 7.50" wide (spout to handle).
Condition: minor abrasion chip top line midway between spout and handle (see enlargement 3).
Yixing teapot and covered cups all in the form of various fruits by Yin Xianming. Published in Hong Kong catalogue in September of 1992 by Youxian Gongsi. At that time Mr. Yin was an assistant craftmaster. He was born in 1963 in Yixing. Teapot is marked on the bottom, at base of handle and inside lid (see enlargements 5 & 6). Signed and dated certificate included with purchase. Measurements: Teapot approx...
Mashiko-ware yunomi (tea cup),new. Volume is 8.5 oz/240 ml. H.3.5"(9cm) x Dia.3"(7.75cm.)A hand-thrown finely crafted artisan ware in the tradition of Mashiko folk pottery. Over a white glaze is a traditional pattern known as "sansui," (literally, mountain & water) landscape painting. This pattern was used in other folk potteries as well, such as Shigaraki, Seto, & Soma; and has been a traditional pattern in Mashiko since the 19th century...
Mashiko-ware yunomi (tea cup),new. A hand-thrown finely crafted artisan ware in the tradition of Mashiko folk pottery. The orange-brown "kaki" glaze is a staple of traditional Mashiko ware that is used infrequently these days. It is made from the locally mined Oya stone. It is layered over Mashiko-guro (Mashiko black) glaze. Volume is 9 oz/250 ml. H.3.75"(9.5cm) x Dia.3.25"(8cm.) The town of Mashiko is located about 70 northwest of Tokyo, in Tochigi Prefecture...
Mashiko-ware kyusu (side-handled teapot), new. A finely crafted artisan ware in the tradition of Mashiko folk pottery. The orange-brown "kaki" glaze is a staple of traditional Mashiko ware that is used infrequently these days. It is made from the locally mined Oya stone. Drips of Mashiko-guro (Mashiko black) adorn the shoulders of the pot. Volume is 3 cups/750ml. H.4.5"(11.5cm) x W.7.5"(19cm.)
The town of Mashiko is located about 70 miles northwest of Tokyo, in Tochigi Prefecture...
Chinese Longquan Celadon Bluish Glazed Lidded Jar Tureen
Vintage celadon lidded jar with unique bluish glaze. It used to be the major export celadon ware of state-owned factory back to the time of 1980s, a modern version than its earlier type in 1970s. Designed by Professor Li Songchai in China Arts College who is praised by his great contribution to the recovery of Song Dynasty Guan ware, this classic lidded jar is embossed with peonies and leaves...