A Chinese porcelain painted tile, Zhushan Artist Wang Qi [1884-1937], inscribed date 1932, signature & two red seals, painted in overglaze enamels with East Han Hermit Yan Guang & a young boy holding a Guqin, the plaque frame has two panels top & bottom in
A Longquan mallet vase with phoenix handles, Southern song Dynasty (1127-1279), covered in an unctuous bluish green glaze, pooling at the foot, and paling at the mouth rim, the foot burned brick red, a firing mark on the glazed base, 15.2 cm high. Referenc
A large old Chinese floor standing famille rose vase, entirely decorated with processional figures including horsemen, noblemen, figures in water, etc., dragons decorate the shoulder, foo dogs in pairs to the long tapered trumpet neck, turquoise blue inter
A Chinese blue and white porcelain brick, Qing dynasty, 18th century, one side finely painted with a scholar and attendants in a landscape scene, the other side with flowers and rocks, mounted with a wooden frame, 26.2 x 17 cm
A large Chinese blue and white jar, inverse baluster shape, decorated with figures in landscapes with pavilions and rivers, four mask handles issue from the shoulder, with domed lid surmounted by a foo dog finial. Height 52 cm
18ct white gold and diamond 'Tank Fran\xE7aise' ring, Cartier, designed as three rows of brick links decorated at intervals with round brilliant-cut diamonds, size 53 (M), signed Cartier, numbered NH 7981.
A pair of large Chinese porcelain vases, of ovoid shape with trumpet necks, modelled in relief with four dragons climbing the neck from the shoulder and with foo dogs forming handles to either side; decorated in underglaze blue and iron red with immortals
A Chinese Qingbai ewer, song Dynasty, pale blue/green glaze with fu dog to top lid, and lotus petal decorations to upper body, incised leaf decoration to body at spout and handle. Private collection, Perth. Purchased V.M Antiques, Ermita. Height 20 cm
A good Longquan foliate rim dish, Yuan-early Ming dynasty, 14th- 15 th century, with a moulded floral medallion in the centre, surrounded by an incised floral band, the exterior with vertical ribs, foot rim glazed, base fired brick red 26.7 cm diameter 300
A Chinese porcelain painted tile, Republican period (1912-1949), attributed to Wang Dacang, painted with figures in a mountainous landscape, in fencai enamels, one studio seal of the artist, please see Christies South Kensington, Nov 8, 2013, Lot 1396 for
A Chinese Monochromatic carved scenic tile, Republic period (1912-1949) depicting sheep at play within a landscape, glazed maize yellow and framed, the tile 37 x 25 cm. Provenance: The Kurt Albrecht collection, Melbourne.
A lime-green ground 'famille-rose' saucer dish mark of Guangxu the interior decorated with a central gilt shou character medallion within the wu fu, reserved on a turquoise ground and repeated in a frieze around the cavetto, interspersed with ribboned wan
A large decorative Chinese porcelain famille rose vase converted as a table lamp. Ovoid shape with tall trumpet neck, scalloped everted rim, foo dog handles issue from the sides, decorated with panels of figures of noblemen and equestrian warriors reserved
A Chinese blue and white moon vase. of typical form with a cylindrical neck flanked by pierced dragon handles and raised on a tapering pedestal, decorated to both faces with identical scenes of a warrior riding a tiger, a figure genuflecting and another ma
A large Chinese Longquan dish, 14th-15th century, moulded with central flower head, a floral scroll on the cavetto, the base with a brick red firing rim, pale green glaze, quite transluscent, 33 cm diameter
A pair of massive Chinese porcelain jars and covers, of inverse baluster shape, the covers of high domed shape surmounted by foo dog finials. Both cover and body decorated with foo dogs and fiery clouds, lappet panels decorate the shoulder, further panels
A Chinese famille rose tile plaque 19th/20th century the tile depicting the traditional motif of chrysanthemums with grasshoppers, in bursts of yellow, pink, green and white enamels, with an inscription, signed Provenance: Private Collection, Melbourne Pur
A pair of Chinese silk embroideries, each depicting vases of flowers surrounded by 'Precious Objects' and panels of butterflies and lingzhi scrolls above pairs of embattled fu dogs flanking a mystic pearl. Embroidered in colours on a black ground, with con
A Chinese cinnabar covered box, later Qing Dynasty, late 19th century, the rectangular box and cover with a cushion profile, carved with figures in an auspicious landscape and pavilion setting in low relief upon a diaper ground, continuous floral borders t
A Chinese porcelain white glazed censer, squat circular shape, raised on three lion mask feet, decorate with foo dogs and pups in high relief to the side. Impressed Daoguang seal mark under the base. Height 19 cm
A collection of blanc de chine items, 20th century, comprising a large pair of figures depicting Quan Yin seated upon an elephant and a shishi lion respectively, a seated Buddha on a lotus throne, a Budai carrying a sack and a large persimmon, a seated roy
Two Yixing Teapots Reputedly by Qian long and Jian Rong, of deep brick red colouring, one with an incised blossom motif and script, and having a small nut like finial, the other with a textured satin glaze and an applied ceramic 'Painting' of a traditional
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 rare 18th century Chinese ridge roof tile, decorated with different figures and scenes on both sides. Originally discovered in the old trading port of Penang, Malaysia. Very wealthy Chinese merchants would place a row of these ridge tiles on their roof (
An old Chinese pottery wall tile, probably Han Dynasty. (206 BC- 270 AD). The face is modelled with a lion in relief. Affixed to a modern metal hanger. Traces of plant roots attaching to the underside. Length 26 cm
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