A very fine Chinese export porcelain oval reticulated stand in the Rockefeller pattern, centered with a finely detailed Mandarin scene of a lady of quality seated upon a galleried terrace with her attendants and children, a rivers view beyond in the background. Other finely wrought attributes of this pattern evident in the meticulous landscape reserves and gilded scroll work border. In very good condition and measuring 10 1/4″ across by 9 1/4″. Circa 1795.
An outstanding example of the fine Yongzheng wares being produced and catering to the demands of the Western market, this handsome armorial charger is from a special order service made for a one time Lord Mayor of London. Bearing the elaborately detailed central arms of MERTINS impaling PECK, it is illustrated and discussed in the venerable tome by David Howard, Chinese Armorial Porcelain, Vol. I, Page 213. In very good condition, 12 1/4″ in diameter and dating to circa 1725.
Two very lovely Chinese export porcelain plates in the Rockefeller pattern from our superlative collection now in stock featuring the fascinatingly detailed scenes of everyday life within the rich and elaborately gilded borders for which these tablewares are so well known. Measuring 9 3/4″ in diameter ($2,700.00) and 7 3/4″ ($2,400.00) and in very good condition. Circa 1795.
From our wonderful collection of Rockefeller patterned Chinese export porcelain currently in stock, these two plates exemplify the level of quality and attention to detail that went into making these fine bespoke tablewares. In very good condition, measuring 9 3/4″ and 7 3/4″ and priced at $2,700.00 and $2,300.00 respectively. Circa 1795.
From our outstanding collection of Chinese export porcelain in the Rockefeller pattern, these 9 3/4″ and 7 3/4″ plates are in very good condition and date to 1795. The large plate priced at $2,700.00, the smaller one $2,300.00. Note the attention to detail and the wonderful scenes from everyday life.
Another beautiful example from our stellar collection of Rockefeller patterned Chinese export porcelain, this brilliantly decorated shaped lozenge form serving dish is decorated with a very detailed Mandarin scene in famille rose enamels, with a border of sepia landscape vignettes in reserve against the famous scrolling gilded ground. Lovely quality and very good condition, measuring 9 1/2″ across and dating to circa 1795.
These stunning Chinese export porcelain sauce tureens and stands, are just small jewels, finely decorated in the very desirable Rockefeller pattern with well-painted Mandarin scenes against a gilded scrolling foliate ground with sepia landscape vignettes. Some of the finest bespoke export porcelain from the period, in excellent condition, and measuring 7″ across and 6″ tall. Especially nice, and rare, to have a pair! Circa 1795. $18,500.00 the pair.
Absolutely lovely! This pair of Chinese export porcelain ‘trios’ are exquisitely decorated in famille rose enamels with elegant floral sprigs and edged with an entwined vine border, all finished with brilliant gilding. Typical of the spare and sophisticated decoration in vogue during the late 18th century. Composed of 5 1/2″ diameter saucer, a 3 1/2″ diameter tea bowl and a 2 1/2″ tall handled cup, all in amazingly good condition with virtually no wear. Circa 1785. $375.00 ea
A very fine pair of Yongzheng period Chinese export porcelain ruby ground plates, each centered with a leaf-shaped reserve decorated with a cockerel standing on a rock amongst flowering branches, the rims with smaller leaf reserves with flowering branch and bird and butterfly vignettes, all against a rich ruby enameled ground, a technically very difficult effect to achieve in a kiln firing. One in good condition, 1 with rim line consolidated, both presenting beautifully and measuring 9 7/8″ in diameter. Circa 1735-1740.