A search trough the archives of Trocadero or a search trough the entire internet tells us how extremely rare is the opportunity to get such a piece. A " must have " for any collector of Yuan blue and white.
Yuan Dynasty covered porcelain box with an underglaze Cobalt - blue decoration of a
Chrysanthemum. The Crysanthemum drawn in an typical "Yuan-manner".
Yuan Dynasty ( 1279 - 1368 ) Jingdezhen ware.
Diameter : 8, 1 cm.
Condition : The surface of the box slightly degrad ...click for details
A nice bowl of conical shape. The interior incised with a Scroll decoration.
Ding - Ware ( Dingyao ) Song Dynasty.
Diameter : 12,4 H : 4,2 cm.
Condition : Perfect ( This what looks like a crack to the interior is only inside the glaze but not in the body of the bowl )
Finely potted Meiping, evenly potted with a Russet - brown glaze. The Russet glaze variegated with patches of black - brown to the neck and around the neck.
Ding - Ware ( Dingyao ) Northern Song Dynasty 11th - 12th century.
H : 23,8 cm.
Condition : Perfect.
A pair of Ming Dynasty, Chenghua Period ( 1465 - 1487 ) Wine Cups. Thinly potted porcelain cups decorated with a for Chenghua typical water-plant decoration. ( Lotus ). Nice glaze and a nice underglaze Cobalt blue.
The base of the cups with a Chenghua Jingdezhen private Kiln Mark. Diameter : 6,7 cm. H : 3,4 cm.
Condition : Perfect.
A rare Tang Dynasty miniature offering tray ( fruit tray ) associated with Buddhist ritual.
White porcellanous stoneware glazed with a pale fine crackled of a pale straw colour.
7th to 9th centuries.
H : 3,2 cm. Condition : Perfect.
A perfectly and thinly potted porcelain dish of the Ming Dynasty, Wanli Period ( 1573 - 1620 ). Very nice decoration with 2 deers in a garden szene. Deep underglaze Kobalt blue, covered by an excellent glaze.
Diameter : 21,6 cm.
Condition : Perfect with a nice "ping - tone" when tapped.
A Qing Dynasty, Qianlong Period ( 1736 - 1795 )multi - lobed tea - tray. Richly decorated ( Famille Rose ) in an typical Qianlong manner. L : 19,7 cm. B : 16,9 cm.
Condition : Perfect, some wear to the enameled decoration.
A large, Ming Dynasty 16th. century Jiajing period bowl with an well potted shape and with an exceptionally rich and beautiful, floral, enameled, decoration. Diameter : 16,5 cm. H : 6,9 cm.
Condition : Some wear to the polycrome decoration. Otherwise perfect with no chip or crack.
A Ming Dynasty Hongwu period ( 1368 - 1398 ) porcelain dish with underglaze blue decoration and a biscuit fish to the center. Jingdezhen ware.Diameter : 12,5 cm.
Condition : Perfect with no chip or crack. Nice glaze condition. A burst bubble to the biscuit fish which can be seen on the enlargements.
Nearly all the Ming Dynasty blue and white decorated covered boxes on the market are late Ming pieces of the Jiajing or Wanli period.
This small, lovely coverbox is rare because it is a Ming Hongzhi period piece.( 1488 - 1505 )
Diameter : 4,6 cm. H : 3,6 cm.