A most beautiful, most impressive, large underglaze blue and white decorated bowl from the Ming Dynasty, Wanli Period ( 1573 - 1620 )
The Cobalt blue is excellent, the decoration of the Ducks in a Lotus-pond is superb.
Diameter : 22,1 cm. H : 11 cm.
Condition : There is one old secured crack to the wall of the bowl but there is also still a bright " Ping " tone when tapped.
No chips, extremely minute fritting to the rim (actually not really worth mentioning).
A definitely very lovely pair of bowls from the Qing Dynasty, Daoguang Period ( 1821 - 1850 ) The Famille Rose enamels exhibit a very high level colour intensity.
Diameter : 10,7 cm.
Condition : Very very minute chips resp. fritting to the rim, no crack, wonderful glaze, wonderful enamels.
A Southern Song Dynasty ( 1127 - 1279 ) covered box. The white porcelain body most beautifully molded and covered with a very nice, clean white glaze. Probably Dehua ware.
Diameter : 6,4 cm.
Condition : One short fiering crack to the cover ( visible on the last enlargement ) and one fiering crack to the base of the box.
A small very well potted bowl. The rare shape of the bowl is extraordinary nice. The body is covered with a thick, pale bluegreen Celadon glaze. Longquan ware, Zhejiang. Song to Yuan Dynasties . This bowl would be a nice enrichment for any Longquan collection.
Diameter : 10,6 cm. H : 4,8 cm.
Condition : Perfect
A Meiping shape vase. The well potted porcelain body decorated with the incised decor of a dragon and covered with a very nice, intensive yellow glaze. Underglaze cobalt blue six character Guangxu mark. Qing Dynasty, Guangxu period ( 1875 - 1908 )
H : 14,3 cm. Condition : Perfect
A late Ming Dynasty, most probably Jiajing period dish with a very rare underglaze cobalt blue decoration of Kui Xing, the God of Literature.
The cobalt blue is excellent. The glaze is excellent and the representation of Kui Xing is most appealing ( please regard the images ). Jingdezhen ware. Diameter : 10,8 cm. Condition : Perfect
A rare large well potted Longquan ware lotus bowl with a pale bluegreen Celadon glaze. Late southern Song Dynasty ( 13th. century ) Zhejiang ( Longquan )
Diameter : 16,3 cm. H : 7,5 cm.
Condition : Perfect with no chip, no crack. Some glaze degradations.