Chinese export plate, Yongzheng or early Qianlong. Famille Rose enameled decoration of a pheasant or paradise bird among peonies within a diaper pattern and a wide border of flowers. Diameter "9/ 23 cm, height "1 ¼/ 3 cm. Condition: a hairline and a small glaze flake as seen in photos.
Chinese Export plate, richly enameled in Famille Rose colours, Yongzheng to early Qianlong. The centre with puce and pink peonies and a falling tobacco leaf in orange, surrounded by a profiled cell pattern border with flowers in reserves. Diameter "9/ 23 cm. Condition: the border restuck, and some wear to the elevated parts of the enamels in the well (cf. pics).
Chinese Export soup plate with scalloped rim, Qianlong, c 1745 – 65. The centre with peony and other flowers issuing from a rock, the border with small orchids and other scattered flowers, all in Famille Rose colours and gilt. The rim with a brown "protection" glaze. Diameter "9/ 23 cm, height "1½/ 4 cm. Condition: a glaze crack visible from the back, otherwise fine.
Lid for an urn, decorated with finger citrus, peach and pomegranate in Famille Rose colours, early 19th c. The inner rim is dimensioned to fit into an urn with an inner mouth rim diameter of at least 125 mm (appr. "5). Height "3¾/ 9 cm, diameter "6¾/ 17,5 cm. The knob of unusual flat shape, glazed and gilt. Condition: chips to rim and to the knob.
A small plate, late Kangxi, c 1700-1720. Decoration in Imari colours and gilt of diaper patterns, garden fences and flowers. Diameter "5½/ 13,5 cm. Condition: backside chip to rim.
Figurine of Cai Shen, God of Prosperity, with his sceptre, c 1930 or possibly 1944. Enameled in Famille Rose colours, the face left unglazed but painted. Impressed Chinese lettering to the base, and 44. Height "5 ½/ 14 cm. Condition: fine.
Thinly potted, pretty plate or dish with decoration mainly in yellow, iron-red and green of flowers, birds and butterflies, c.1850. Diameter "5½/ 14 cm. Condition: some wear to the decoration.
A small Chinese Export saucer, Yongzheng or early Qianlong, first part of the 18th century. Brown "Batavia" glaze with reserves of enameled flower panels in Famille Verte colours and gilt. Diameter "4 ¾/ 12 cm. Condition: two hairlines and a rim chip visible from the back.
A Chinese Export saucer bowl, Qianlong c 1740. Enamelled in Famille Rose colours with peony and other flowers, the exterior with creamy Capucine or chocolate-coloured “Batavia” glaze. Diameter "5 ¼/ 13,5 cm, height "1¼/ 3 cm. Condition: firing crack to the back, otherwise fine.
A Chinese Export saucer bowl, Qianlong period, mid 18th cenury. Decoration in puce, brown, orange and gilt of flowers and sprigs in European style. Possibly decorated in Europe. Diameter "5½/ 14 cm, height "1¼/ 3 cm. Condition: some rubbing to the decoration, otherwise fine.
A Chinese Export coffee cup with European style decoration of flower sprigs within a stylized wreath in green, black and gilt. Late Qianlong. Height "2¾/ 7 cm. Condition: a few stress cracks to the glaze visible from the inside.
Chinese 18th c plate, Kangxi to early Qianlong. Decoration in under-glaze blue of a flower basket surrounded by a diaper and scrollwork wreath. There is a European touch to the design of the wreath. Brown-glazed rim. Diameter "9/ 23 cm. Condition: wear to the well, otherwise fine.
A Chinese Export porcelain tea bowl, Qianlong (1736-1795). Decoration in Famille Rose colours of neatly painted flower garlands and borders in European style. Diameter "3/ 7,5 cm, height "1¾/ 4,5 cm. Condition: rim chip and two hairlines.
Small trumpet shaped vase, late Qianlong period (1736-95). Underglaze blue and enameled decoration of panels of flowers, fans and vases in European style. Height "7½/ 19 cm. Condition: hairline and restored chip at upper rim, as seen in photo.
A cylindrical vase or small easel stand, c 1900 – 1920. High relief decoration of blossoming prunus and a butterfly mainly in the Sancai palette, green and puce on a yellow ground, all in the style of 19th c artist Wang Bingrong. Height "5 ¼/ 13 cm. Condition: hairline, otherwise fine.
A blue and white plate, Chinese Export for the American market. Stylized rain and cloud border and the traditional Cantonese river landscape. Diameter "9¾/ 24,5 cm. Condition: some warping and wear to the well, and glaze imperfections to the rim as shown on photo.
A blue and white plate, Chinese Export for the American market. Stylized rain and cloud border and the traditional Cantonese river landscape. Diameter "9/ 23 cm. Condition: some glaze imperfections and warping, typical of the period, minimal rim chip and hairline.
A blue and white plate, Chinese Export for the American market. Stylized rain and cloud border and the traditional Cantonese river landscape. Diam: "9/23 cm. Condition: firing crack, some glaze imperfections and warping, all typical of the period.