A small, lovely, thinly potted porcelain dish with moulded decoration of 2 fishes swimming in an Lotus pond. Outstanding good and intensive blue-green color of the Qingbai glaze !
Yuan Dynasty ( 1279 - 1368 ) Qingbai ware.
Diameter : 10,4 cm. Condition : Perfect with an nice "ping"-tone when tapped.
A quite large, thinly potted porcelain bowl. The decoration of a Daragon and a Phoenix brilliantly enameled in famille rose, iron red and gold. The execution of the decoration is done in an nearly imperial quality. Guangxu period with a six character iron red Qianlong Mark to the base. Diameter : 21 cm. H : 9,5 cm. Condition : Perfect with a very nice "ping" tone when tapped. The bowl shows an old paper label with an inventory Number.
A small, well potted porcelain dish with incised decoration and glazed with a nice, glossy, pale, creamy blue Qingbai glaze. The base of the dish full covered with glaze like we do know this from Ding ware dishes. The rim of the dish unglazed. Southern Song Dynasty ( 1127 - 1279 ). Diameter : 10,3 cm.
Condition : Perfect, with a very nice glaze and a pale "ping" tone when tapped.
A nice, quite large porcelain covered box with floral decoration in underglaze cobalt blue.
Ming Dynasty, Wanli period ( 1573 - 1620 ).
Very nice glossy glaze.
Diameter : 9,7 cm. H : 7,4 cm.
Condition : Perfect original condition.
A very decorative, well potted porcelain vessel ( censer ), covered with different, very nice Guan glazes ( Guanyao ). 2 Lion mask handles, covered with a brown slip. Incised brown ground Chenghua Mark to the base of the vessel.
Guangxu period, late 19th century.
Diameter : 13,5 cm. H : 8,4 cm.
Condition : Only one small filled glaze splintering to the outside of the rim ( which is to see on the last enlargement ) further in perfect condition.
An porcelanous stoneware dish with an well balanced shape. The very nice incised "Lotus decoration" covered with a nice Celadon glaze. Five Dynasties, Yue ware, Yue Yao. Diameter : 14,1 cm. Condition : Perfect. Nice glaze and a very nice, high "ping" tone when tapped. ( This what at one of the images looks like a chip seems to be covered by the original glaze )
Excellently and thinly potted porcelain dish, decorated with a Peony blossom as the central motif. Extraordinary nice and deep Cobalt blue. Excellent and glossy glaze.
Ming Dynasty, Jiajing period ( 1522 - 1566 ).
Kiln Mark to the base. Diameter : 14,6 cm. Condition : Perfect.
One of the best covered boxes ever on offer at Trocadero. A Song Dynasty covered box of superlatives : Shugary white porcelain paste, most beautiful and never before seen floral decoration, covered with a pale blue Qingbai glaze. Southern Song Dynasty ( 1127 - 1279 ).
Diameter : 8,6 cm. Condition : Perfect. An absolute highlight for any Song Dynasty collection.