A Chinese famille-rose bowl, Daoguang six-character iron red seal mark to the base, and of the period painted around the body with characters from the 'Romance of the three Kingdoms', the rim coated with gold and slightly barbed to resemble a lotus flower,
A good 19th century Chinese famille rose punch bowl, all-over decoration of panels and wide bands of interior and courtyard scenes of courtiers framed by square fret and floral bands highlighted with butterflies, gilt and white highlights. Diameter 38 cm,
A very large foliate-rimmed fencai enamel dish, Republic Period, 1st half of the 20th century, well decorated with various figures in a mythical scene, grooved foot rim, Qianlong seal mark, 46 cm diameter, original fitted hardwood box
A large everted Fencai enamel bowl, Republic Period, Hongxian four character mark, early 20th century, very well decorated with a continuous landscape village scene in overglazed enamels and iron red, a lotus flower in the centre, 9.1 cm high, 22.4 cm diam
A fine eggshell porcelain fencai enamel bowl, Republic period, early 20th century, the inside very well painted with five fruiting branches, the exterior with birds, exotic flowers and rocks, an inscription and three red seals, four character blue enamel Q
A Chinese export ware iron red and gilt tea-bowl, 18th century, 11 cm diameter, a famille-rose enamelled bowl, 16.2 cm diameter and an 18th century iron-red and gilt tea bowl and saucer, the saucer 11 cm diameter
A pair of 'famille-rose' bowls seal marks of Jiaqing, each with rounded sides flaring to the gilt-edged rim, the exterior painted with a continuous scene of groups of sages and boy attendants, some standing beside or carrying precious objects and one ridin
A 'famille-rose' bowl, Republican period, thinly potted and delicately enamelled with five sages and four boy attendants admiring a scroll in a garden setting, inscribed with a poetic couplet and three seals, all between blue enamel ruyi head and key-fret
A 'famille-rose' 'auspicious emblems' bowl, seal mark of Daoguang, with widely rounded sides springing from a high slightly tapering foot and rising to a lipped rim, the exterior decorated with a parade of alternating twin fish, lotus flowers and chimes, i
A good quality Imperial style Chinese circular bowl on short foot, finely painted in polychrome enamels including famille rose with five clawed dragons on a yellow ground, the interior with a deep rich turquoise glaze. Painted Chien Lung seal mark on base.
A large Chinese porcelain study of the Buddha Putai, he sits wearing a famille rose painted robe, open and displaying his corpulent belly, numerous children clamber upon his limbs, his and the children's robes highlighted with gilding. Raised on a carved w
Antique Chinese porcelain angled pillow, famille rose decoration, 19th century, 6-sided decoration. 8.5 in wide x 6 in high/21 cm wide x 15 cm high. Purcahsed; Lammert Bros, Auctioneers, Hong Kong, 15/1/74
A famille rose ruby-ground Qianlong mark and period plate, decorated to the interior with chrysanthemum blooms and other flowers on a ruby ground, to the back five bats (wu fu), to the base a six-character Qianlong mark. Two small restored rim chips, one w
A Chinese Guangxu mark and period famille rose 'Magpie' bowl (1875-1908), decorated to the exterior with numerous black magpies in flight amidst flowering peach blossom on a yellow-ground, to the interior a single phoenix in iron red. One hairline crack to
A very rare and unusual porcelain piece to the scholar's desk. Possibly a wrist rest reticulated side and end panels, famille rose decoration in red, turquoise and yellow with a yellow dragon on the top. Six-character Daoguang (1820-1850) red seal mark. Le
A large and Quite rare late 19th century French Samson-style copy of a Chinese lidded ginger jar, decorated in famille rose flowering shrubs within underglazed blue and gilded spearhead bands, encompassing two lion and wolf pseudo-armorials. This style of
A fine Chinese export porcelain leaf shaped dish, C. 1870. Made for the Persian (Islamic) market Canton famille rose enamel 'C' scroll medallions containing birds, butterflies and flowers surrounding a central gilded medallion containing an untranslated Is
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