A large Chinese porcelain blue and white dish, decorated to the shallow well with Precious Objects in underglaze blue surrounding a quatrefoil boss to the centre and with a diaper and moth patterned border. Four-character mark under the base within a doubl
A Chinese blue and white dish, Wanli period, 16th century, with foliated rim, decorated with a bird standing on a rock platform under a branch of flowers to the interior, enclosed by alternate lappets with flowers and four auspicious symbols, 21 cm diamete
A Chinese blue and white bowl, transitional period (1620-1622), decorated with five flower-heads in the centre, and five large lotus heads around the exterior, 'Quan' mark within a circle on the base 15 cm x 7.6 cm. Provenance: R && V Trega
A rare blue and white saucer dish, probably imperial, Jiajing period (1522-1556), finely painted in vibrant blue with three immortals in a garden, the cavetto with four of cranes and clouds alternately on each side of the cavetto, a rare seal mark on the b
A blue and white 'phoenix' dish seal mark and period of Daoguang, with shallow rounded sides and lipped rim, painted on the interior with a pair of stylised phoenix with wings splayed in flight among clouds, in a central medallion within double lin
A pair of blue and white 'dragon' dishes Qing dynasty, 19th century, (2), each of saucer shape, painted on the interior with a scaly dragon coiled among scattered clouds in a central medallion within a double line border repeated around the rim, the unders
A pair of blue and white peony dishes Qing dynasty, Kangxi period, (2), each painted with a central medallion of peonies and rockwork within a frieze of flowers and rocks around the radially moulded sides with everted rim, ding marks, (2), 20.6 cm diameter
A blue and white deep dish Qing dynasty, 18th century, painted on the interior with scholar's objects beside a willow tree and flowering plants, the shallow sides with a diaper border below the broad everted rim with sprays of peony, bamboo, prunus and
A large Chinese blue and white bowl with stand, the low modern bowl with continuous floral and dragon relief decoration upon a blue cloud like ground, with apocryphal Qianlong seal underside. Height 11.5 cm. Diameter 30.5 cm
A Chinese blue and white Ming style bowl, the bowl of slightly everted form raised on a circular foot rim, decorated with trailing flowers with leaves to the interior and exterior, a flower within concentric blue lines centrally; bearing a Wanli character
A pair of Chinese blue and white porcelain dishes, 18th century, each decorated with flowering peonies, rocks and a willow tree in a garden, 23.3 cm diameter. Provenance: Sotheby's, Melbourne, 29/06/1987, lot 506
A pair of Chinese blue and white dishes, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722), each finely painted with fish amongst seaweed and flowers, six-character 'Chenghua' mark within a double circle in underglaze blue on the base, fitted box, 11.1 cm diameter.
A Chinese blue and white porcelain dish, Qing dynasty, 18th century, decorated with lotus flowers on the centre of the interior, a band of butterfly and flower motifs on the cavetto, and under-glazed blue leaf mark within a double circle to the base, 21 cm
A Chinese blue and white porcelain dish, Kangxi mark, 18th century, with foliated rim, interior decorated with floral motifs, four-character 'Kangxi' mark within double circle to the base, 20.5 cm diameter
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