The brilliantly enamelled peach decoration on this bowl is absolutely superb and the fact that this bowl bears a rare iron red Shengdetang mark is an additional enhancement concerning the importance of this Famille Rose decorated bowl.
Qing Dynasty Daoguang Period ( 1821 - 1850 )
Diameter : 16,1 cm.
Condition : Actually perfect with no crack or chip and with a nice sound when tapped. The enamelled decoration also wonderfully preserved. A minor flaw is that there is some wear on the gilding of ...click for details
A magnificent pair with their original lids and with their wooden stands.
Very well potted porcelain bodies, best kind of cobalt blue.
Kangxi period ( 1662 - 1722 ) or slightly younger ( but actually the paste of the pieces points to Kangxi and not to Kangxi revival.)
H.incl.lid: 17,2 cm. Incl. lid + stand : 21,2 cm.
Condition : Both jars absolutely perfect. One lid perfect. On the other lid is a repair which is absolutely invisible to the naked eye and so perfectly done that it is impossibl ...click for details
An excellent Imperial blue and white decorated dish. Superbly thinly potted, the cobalt blue and the glaze like all the details of the dish are excellent.
Imperial Kangxi mark ( 1662 - 1722 ) and of the period. Old paper sticker, probably an old inventory number of an old German collection.
Diameter : 22cm.
Condition : Mint
An impressive quite large censer with elephant - head legs and handles and brightly enamelled with the Famille Rose colours.
Underglaze blue Qianlong mark but probably 19th century.
H : 35,7 cm.
Condition : The body + lid in perfect condition with no chips or cracks. Old retouched glaze losses at two small places.
A small vase, the rare shape delicately potted and finely painted in Famille Rose enamels. Late Qing or Republican period.
Iron red mark to the base of the vase.
H : 14,4 cm.
Condition : There is a very fine nearly invisible hairline crack running down from the rim. Further in perfect condition.
A very decorative vase. Nice very well potted Gu shape, the white glazed body finely and brightly enamelled with a leafy floral decoration.
Qing Dynasty, Yongzheng Period ( 1723 - 1735 ) H : 24,2 cm.
Condition : One very old chip to the base which can be seen on the last enlargement and there is a re-paint to the pink colored rim ( maybe to cover a insignificant rim fritting). Further is the piece in perfect condition ( no crack, nice glaze and enamels )
A small but very nice very well potted Famille rose enamelled vase. Late Qing Dynasty Guangxu period.
H : 8,3 cm.
Condition : One glaze loss to the edge of the rim which can be seen on the last image, otherwise in perfect condition.
The quality of this quite large covered box is so superb that this piece could be an Imperial piece. It seems that in its original state there was a Seal Mark to the base of the box but for whatever reasons this Seal Mark was scraped away a very long time by arduous work.
This piece is at least a nineteenth century piece but most likely it is older - it could been made at any time during the Qing Dynasty.
An outstanding beautiful piece !
Diameter : 11,6 cm.
Condition : Perfect with a scrape ...click for details
A lovely, wonderful thinly potted porcelain dish decorated in the famille rose palette.
Qing Dynasty Guangxu Mark and of the Period (Iron red Guangxu Mark 1875 - 1908 )
Diameter : 9,8 cm.
Condition : Perfect