18 mars 2011

A blue and white porcelain 'Bacchus' charger. China, Kangxi period (1662-1722

A blue and white porcelain 'Bacchus' charger. China, Kangxi period (1662-1722). photo Vanderven & Vanderven Oriental Art A rare large Chinese porcelain dish decorated with a western mythological scene of Dionysus, or Bacchus, the Greco-Roman god of wine and merriment. Because of these connotations, he was a favoured symbol for the dining room. Diameter 37.5 cm - Price on application Provenance: Private collection, Belgium Vanderven & Vanderven Oriental Art. TEFAF Antiques / Stand 102 Vanderven & Vanderven Oriental... [Lire la suite]
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18 mars 2011

A rare export porcelain triple spice box and cover. China, Yongzheng Period, circa 1730

A rare export porcelain triple spice box and cover. China, Yongzheng Period, circa 1730.  photo Luis Alegria/TEFAF Maastricht 2011 Raised on three paw feet, the flower bud knop rising from a molded gadroon border, the arms once on the cover. Width 12.7 cm. With Louis XV Royal Arms of France - Price on application. Literature: This spice box and cover come from a service ordered for Louis XV (1710-Versailles-1774) King of France and of Navarre, also known as The Beloved . This particular shape was inspired by models produced... [Lire la suite]
18 mars 2011

Cohen & Cohen Chinese porcelains @ TEFAF Maastrich 2011

 A group of two dancers for the Dutch market. China, Qianlong circa 1750-1752. photo Cohen & Cohen Modelled after a Meissen original and brightly enamelled in famille rose, the man with yellow hat, blue waistcoat and red breeches, the woman with red waistcoat and skirt with purple flowers, the base with modelled flowers scattered between their feet. Height 16 cm - Price on application  Pair of Famille Verte chargers for the European market. China, Kangxi period, circa 1700. photo Cohen & Cohen Finely enamelled with... [Lire la suite]
18 mars 2011

A sancai glazed tripod pottery vessel. China, Tang dynasty 618-907 CE

A sancai glazed tripod pottery vessel. China, Tang dynasty, 618-907 CE. photo Blitz Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art Height 14 cm. Diameter 16 cm - Price on application Blitz Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art. TEFAF Antiques / Stand 259. PO Box 15715.Prinsengracht 851,1001 NE Amsterdam.The Netherlands. T +31 20 623 26 63 - M +31 650262698 - F +31 20 627 78 39 - www.DriesBlitz.com - mail@DriesBlitz.com
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18 mars 2011

A Dingyao brown and white glazed figure of a boy leading a mule. Ding kilns, Hebei Province, early Northern Song dynasty, 10th c

A Dingyao brown and white glazed figure of a boy leading a mule. Ding kilns, Hebei Province, early Northern Song dynasty, 10th century. photo Priestley & Ferraro Height: 12.8 cm - Price : On Request Priestley & Ferraro. TEFAF Antiques / Stand 235. Priestley & Ferraro specialises in early Chinese art. This embraces all of Chinese art from its beginnings in the Neolithic period up to the eve of the Ming dynasty. Within this broad field our main emphasis is on ceramics - pottery, stoneware and porcelain, though we also... [Lire la suite]