KANGXI 1662 – 1722 Blanc de Chine Porcelain

A Kangxi Blanc de Chine Porcelain Ewer, Dehua Kilns Fujian Province c.1680-1710. Over-Decorated in Holland with the `Basket` Pattern c.1725-1740.


A Large chip to the end of the spout.
Height : 15 cm (6 inches).
Geoffrey Waters, Kings Road, 22nd May 1996. The Helen Espir Collection of European Decorated Chinese Export Porcelain.
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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).