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A group of thirteen Chinese and Asian art reference books, including John Ayers, Far Eastern Ceramics in the Victoria and Albert Museum, London, 1980, Daisy Lion-Goldschmidt, Ming Porcelain, London, 1978, Michel Beurdeley and Guy Raindre, Qing porcelain: F
A Chinese flattened-shaped famille-rose 'festival celebration' snuff bottle, 19th century, Qianlong four-character mark, 5.8 cm high. Provenance: Victoria private collection, acquired in Sotheby's Melbourne in March 1990
An 18th century octagonal Chinese famille rose Qianlong period porcelain plate, painted to its centre the border with armorial and painted flowers. Small chip to rim. 22 cm diameter. Provenance: Verso, bears label of the Payne Collection, sold at Leonard J
A pair of Chinese porcelain Drums stools, with fine enamel decoration, 20th century, painted with a continuous scene in vibrant famille rose enamels of boys & girls enjoying the lantern festival, two bands of applied pearls & a diaper border near t
A Chinese porcelain drum stool, painted in vibrant famille rose enamels, Qing Dynasty, 19th century, with a continuous scene of figures, sitting & standing, dressed in flowing robes & wearing grand hats, a band of flowers & butterflys top & bottom, height
A set of four Chinese famille rose porcelain dishes, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), with armorial decorated in the centre, painted in gilt and enamels, 22 cm diameter, Publication, D avid Sanctuary Howard, ' Chinese Armorial Porcelain' p.100
Two Chinese famille rose mugs, Qing dynasty, 18th century, one painted with a scholar, ladies and children, with a dragon handle, the other one decorated with scholars to the interior, 13 x 8.6 cm and 14 x 11 cm
A large Chinese famille rose enamel porcelain bowl, Qianlong period, 18th century, with hard wood stand, 19th century, finely painted in rich enamel colours with different court scenes framed by gilded floral scrolls on the exterior, the interior mouth rim
A pair of Chinese famille rose armorial plates, Qianlong period (1736-1795), each decorated with an armorial badge to the interior centre with a 'Toujours Le Meme' mark, gilt inner border and outer rim, coat of arms are entitled 'Giles Impailin
A Chinese famille rose dish. the shallow bowl raised on a low foot rim, decorated to the interior in pink and green colours with peony flowers and two birds, similar to the exterior; mock Yongzheng marks underside. Height 4.5 cm. Diameter 21 cm
A fine famille rose teapot, Qing Dynasty, 19th century. the straight-sided teapot with a flat lid, vegetal finial and braided handle, with rose medallion decoration throughout. Height 12.5 cm. Width 21 cm
A famille rose Kamcheng. the ovoid lidded pot with four elephant lug handles to the upper body, the domed lid with a vegetal finial, decorated with green chevron borders and figural narratives to cloud shaped reserves, various flora and auspicious Buddhist
Pair of Cantonese famille rose garden seats, mid-19th century, of cylindrical form with pierced interlocking medallions, profusely decorated with panels of figures, flowers and butterflies (2), height 47 cm width 35 cm. Provenance: purchased from Mallett A
A small Chinese porcelain dish inscribed with poem, the poem to the centre of the well framed by a figure, bird and foliage in famille rose, the exterior with agate-like glaze, stylised Qianlong seal mark under the base. Diameter 12 cm
Large Cantonese export floor standing jar & cover continuous relief decoration of urns, flowers, scattered insects & emblems in famille rose palette on bright yellow ground, 46 cm height, 33 cm lid diameter (damage & repair)
A pair of Chinese famille rose bat dishes and a porcelain box. Apair of yellow ground dishes decorated with peaches, bats and auspicious Buddhist symbols, shou medallions centrally, and an iron red glazed cushion shaped box; Guangxu characters to the dishe
A fine Chinese egg shell porcelain famille rose bowl. Well decorated with myriad red crested cranes in an auspicious pine tree and prunus blossom landscape, with clumps of iron red lingzhi fungus to the base, blue stylised borders to the rims and centred w
A Chinese famille rose plate. The cabinet plate with border patterns and diaper decoration enclosing a figural narrative scene with two women in rose and yellow attire in a fenced bamboo and rockwork landscape setting; iron red bordered seal underside. Dia
A Chinese famille rose bowl. The tapering bowl raised upon a small circular foot rim decorated with a dragon and phoenix chasing a flaming pearl amidst fiery clouds, with key fret and wavy borders; mock Qianlong seal in iron red underside. Height 6.5 cm. D
An 18th/19th century Chinese famille rose bowl, the floral rock and bamboo decoration in polychrome enamels dominated with red, green and blue gilt highlights, raised from a circular ring foot. Two hairline cracks and rim chip. Diameter 23.3 cm, height 10
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