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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1045748 (stock #DRK.005)
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A Fine and Very Large Chinese Fahua Glazed Ceramic Censer

of rectangular form with angled sides and supported on 4 Lingzhi-form feet; modeled with frieze of lotus designs on each side, covered in a thick turquoise and amber glaze; fine pierced hardwood cover and stand, topped with a chicken-bone jade finial in the form of Budai
Ceramic: 16th Century
Jade: 16th/17th century
Dimensions: 19 inches tall with stand and lid...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1046208 (stock #10.04.002)
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A Rare Pair of Famille Rose Enameled Porcelain Seal Paste Boxes

each decorated on the top with a central image of playful figures in landscape, surrounded by lotus scroll and shou characters; the bottoms with a band of chickens and flowers, the base with the 6 character hall mark: "Duo Fu Duo Shou Tang Zhi" (Hall of Abundant Happiness and Long Life)
19th Century
Diameter: 3.75 inches

Condition: Wear to Enamels

Provenance:
Old Private Collection, Portland, OR

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1081948 (stock #10.08.013)
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A large Chinese porcelain dish decorated in famille verte enamels and underglaze blue, the center with a scene from the "Romance of the 3 Kingdoms," inside two bands of geometric designs and precious objects, the reverse with underglaze blue rings and artemesia leaf. Kangxi Period.

16 inches diameter

Condition: Restoration to lower left side (when looking at the front of the dish) visible in photos #2 and #5

Provenance:
Old East Coast Collection...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #927725 (stock #09.02.002)
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A fine porcelain cup with sloping sides and a flared mouth rim, the thin white glazed porcelain body decorated with peony in famille rose enamels, the base with a four character Qianlong mark in iron red enamel. 3.5 inches diameter. 1900-1920.

Condition: Fine

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1081965 (stock #Sf.11)
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A pair of vases of rectangular form, widening towards the round necks and flared mouth rims, the sides molded and carved in relief with scenes of figures amidst gardens and pavillions, painted in famille noire enamels, the bases with impressed apocryphal Kangxi marks in seal script. Early 20th Century. Approximately 12 inches tall without stands.

Condition: minor chips and wear.

Provenance:
Friedman Collection, Portland

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1045741 (stock #10.10.006)
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A Fine Dayazhai Porcelain Bowl

decorated in famille rose enamels on the exterior with flowers growing from a rocky landscape against a turquoise ground, painted in iron red with the "Dayazhai" 3 character mark beside a seal, the interior undecorated, the base with the 4 character "Yong Qing Chang Chun" mark used by the Empress Dowager
Late Qing Dynasty to Republic Period
Diameter: 6 7/8"
Height: 3 1/4"

Condition: Fine

Provenance:
The Collection of a Marquis

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1910 item #1178750 (stock #08.12.032)
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A fine pair of small porcelain dishes with gently sloping sides and supported on raised foot rims with recessed bases; each decorated in underglaze-blue and iron red, yellow and blue-green enamels with a central lotus medallion surrounded by a band of lotus scroll; the reverse with bats and marked "Da Qing Guang Xu Nian Zhi"

3.85 inches diameter

Guangxu Mark and Period

Condition: age appropriate wear to enamels and foot rims

Provenance:
Old Collection, Southern California

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1249670 (stock #PLT2.82)
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A miniature porcelain incense burner of square form; the cover pierced with five openings in a circular pattern, the base with a cavity for incense and supported on a foliated foot with a recessed base; the porcelain body decorated in cobalt blue along the edges of the cover and the foot, painted in famille rose enamels with a scholars under trees on two faces, the other two with flowers, the incense holder covered in a turquoise wash, the base unmarked.

Probably Imperial Kilns, Jingdez...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1045712 (stock #08.12.006)
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A Baluster Jar with Lid

Decorated in wucai enamels and underglaze blue with “hundred boys” motif below a frieze of “cracked ice” pattern. The boys motif is continued at the neck...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1222260 (stock #13.10.003)
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A fine porcelain bowl decorated in underglaze-blue and white with longevity symbols above lotus blossoms and below a floral band on the exterior; the interior with a central lotus blossom in the basin and a band of floral designs at the rim; the recessed base with an apocryphal Chenghua mark inside double circles

18th/19th Century

6.1 inches (15.5 cm) diameter
2.7 inches (6.7 cm) tall

Condition: very small rim frit, wear to foot rim

Provenance:
Old Private Collection, P...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #928076 (stock #CS.09.08)
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A fine and rare pair of porcelain dishes, the white glazed porcelain body decorated in famille rose-verte enamels with mirror image scenes containing figures and a horse in a courtyard, inside a circular frieze of floral designs and buddhist emblems, the reverse undecorated. 9.5 inches diameter. 18th/19th Century.

Provenance:
Collection of A Distinguished Professor of Eastern Studies, Indiana
Acquired Mid 20th Century

Condition: One with very old staple repair (see photo)

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1047959 (stock #10.10.005)
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An Underglaze Blue, White and Red Porcelain Seal Paste Box

of rounded form; decorated with a scholar and acolyte carrying a fascicle of books inside a courtyard setting, the under side with rock formations, the base with a 6 character Kangxi mark in underglaze blue, the interior undecorated
19th Century
Diameter: 3.5 inches

Condition: Red paste staining to unglazed rims

Provenance:
The Collection of a Marquis

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1081963 (stock #08.02.001)
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A small bottle vase; the porcelain body evenly covered in a liver-red copper reduction glaze, supported on an unglazed foot rim with a white glazed base. Unmarked. 19th Century. 5.3 inches tall.

Condition: Fine

Provenance:
Private English Collection

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1177531 (stock #10.01.001)
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A fine large Chinese porcelain baluster vase with ovoid body, waisted neck and flared mouth rim; covered in a deep copper red glaze with veins of purple; supported on a foot rim with an unglazed, recessed base

17.5 inches tall

19th Century

Condition: repair to mouth rim (almost invisible and difficult to photograph), roughness to foot, staining to sides

Provenance:
Dillingham Collection, Hawaii

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1081968 (stock #CG.8888)
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A large porcelain dish decorated in yellow-ground famille rose enamels, the center with longevity character, surrounded by flowers, gourds and vines, 4 other medallions with the Chinese charaters, within a pink-ground key fret and floral border, the base with an apocryphal Qianlong mark in iron red. Late Qing to Republic Period. 15.75 inches diameter.

Condition: Wear to enamels

Provenance:
Private Collection, Acquired Late 1960's

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1177449 (stock #QP6433)
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A fine underglaze-blue and white porcelain bowl; elegantly potted with sloping sides and supported on a raised foot rim; the exterior painted with the sinuous body of a dragon amidst clouds, continuing over the rim to the creature's head in the basin; the base with a 6 character Yongzheng mark

7.75 inches diameter

19th Century

Condition: fine

Provenance:
Private Collection, Southern California
John M. Schiess

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1275711 (stock #LC.14.002)
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A lozenge shaped porcelain vase; each of the 4 sides decorated with raised tri-grams, covered in a turquoise glaze, supported on a raised and flared foot rim with a recessed, unglazed base, impressed with a qianlong mark in seal script

Late Qing Dynasty

8 inches tall

Condition: very good, some kiln grit on foot rim

Provenance:
Private Collection, Portland, OR

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1178710 (stock #12.03.022)
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A fine Chinese porcelain water pot of domed form with sloping sides and supported on a raised foot rim with a recessed base; the exterior covered in a rich "robin's egg" glaze; the base with double circle in underglaze-blue on white

3.3 inches diameter, 2 inches tall

19th Century

Condition: minor firing flaws to glaze, otherwise perfect

Provenance:
Vermeer & Griggs Collection (Label)
C. Langsdorf Collection

Exhibited:
St. Louis Art Museum, 2000-2004