Kakiemon Kakiemon

An Unusual Late Kangxi or Yongzheng Kakiemon Style Saucer c.1710 – 1730.

An unusual late Kangxi or Yongzheng Kakiemon style saucer c.1710 – 1730. Decorated with two figures among plants with birds above. It is not common to find Chinese porcelain of this period in the Kakiemon style, even if the colours are essentially Famille Verte.

SOLD



Condition: There are quite a few small chips and some fritting.

Size: Diameter : 11.8 cm (4 1/2 inches).

Provenance: Purchased from R and G McPherson Antiques, Kensington Church Street, 16th of September 2011. The Helen Espir Collection of European Decorated Chinese Export Porcelain : "a member of the Oriental Ceramic Society and collector, with her husband. Having made a typical collection of Song and provincial Ming blue and white, they decided to concentrate on what used to be called `clobbered` porcelain. She is the author of the standard work on the subject, European Decoration on Oriental Porcelain,2005, the first to examine the work of European decorators on Chinese porcelain throughout the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, focusing on enamellers in Holland, Germany and England. She has learned Chinese." From Provenance ; Collectors, Dealers & Scholars : Chinese Ceramics in Britain & America (Roy Davids, Dominic Jellinek, Privately Printed, 2011. ISBN 978-0-9570148-0-0). "a member of the Oriental Ceramic Society and collector, with her husband. Having made a typical collection of Song and provincial Ming blue and white, they decided to concentrate on what used to be called `clobbered` porcelain. She is the author of the standard work on the subject, European Decoration on Oriental Porcelain,2005, the first to examine the work of European decorators on Chinese porcelain throughout the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, focusing on enamellers in Holland, Germany and England. She has learned Chinese." From Provenance ; Collectors, Dealers & Scholars : Chinese Ceramics in Britain & America (Roy Davids, Dominic Jellinek, Privately Printed, 2011. ISBN 978-0-9570148-0-0).

References:

Stock number: 24559.
Select your currency
EUR Euro