A Chinese porcelain brush pot, the straight sided pot with twelve facets decorated with an underglaze iron red and blue scene of figures in a landscape and watergarden setting, having an unsealed base and a central glazed circle bearing Ming (Yongle) marks
A Chinese bamboo brush pot, the rectangular brush pot with a shaped extended rim and base in hardwood and raised on small feet, each face relief carved with traditional landscape and pavilion settings and populated with small figures. Height 16.5 cm. Width
A celadon jade flower-form brushwasher Qing dynasty, 19th century, the rounded bowl supported on a meandering stem, with further scrolling stems bearing leaves and lotus blooms, and with a chilong climbing over one side, all in pierced relief, the pale sto
A large blue and white Qing Dynasty brush pot with waisted shape, decorated to the exterior with a mountain and river scene, the base partly glazed and burnt slightly orange in the firing, the brush pot possibly as old as 17th century length 16 cm. Diamete
A magnificent Chinese Republic brush washer with Yongzheng mark. Very finely hand-painted with flowers and semi-precious objects set into a millefleur famille rose background. Very small loss to one of the sprigs and one tiny frit on the side. Width 18 cm
A Chinese Inkstone. The rounded rectangular duan stone of deep aubergine colouring, finely carved and pierced to the brush wash section with a fish leaping from the waves of a lotus water garden; with seal mark underside. Length 24.5 cm. Width 21.5 cm
A Chinese polychrome brush pot. Qing Dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Decorated with a continuous scene of scholars and their attendants and having a Studio commendation mark underside, Wen Zhang Shan Dou, translating as 'Scholarship High As the Mountai
Jade five Fortunes brush pot carved to show the five bats grouped together of the motif of the 'Five Good Fortunes.' These five good fortunes are wealth, health, longevity, love and virtue. Length 12.2 cm
A fine Chinese porcelain square section brush pot, each panel decorated with rows of fine calligraphic poetry in black enamel, overglaze, framed within tablet forms and with red seal marks to each panel, the frames decorated with underglaze blue foliate te
A Chinese zitan brush pot, late Qing Dynasty (late 19th/early 20th century), the small shaped oval pot with an irregular inverted rim with pierced and carved chilongs clambering up the sides. Height 6 cm. Length 10.5 cm. Width 6 cm
A Chinese Robin's egg glaze double Walled brush pot, late Qing Dynasty (late 19th /early 20th century), a barrel shaped pot having a central pot and a pierced lattice style external wall between hatched borders, with a pale turquoise and brick red Robin's
A Chinese porcelain ink stone, late Qing Dynasty (late 19th /early 20th century), of squat barrel form, with a shallow depression for mixing ink and moulded brush rests, decorated with patterned reserves in a wucai palette interspersed with bird scenes. He
Three various Oriental porcelain pieces. All blue and white underglaze decoration Inc. Brush container stand; two piece bowl with pierced top; and two piece small flower pot with underplate (some rim chips.). Diameter 17 cm (bowl)
A Chinese famille rose brush pot, cylindrical form, painted decoration of cranes in a coastal landscape, lustrous finish to the gold band. Six character marks in overglaze red to the foot. Height 11 cm.
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