The Weekly Catalog & News Letter For Chinese & Asian Art
Hand Picked Chinese & Asian Works Of Art On eBay and News On Other Auctions Around The World
BidAmount Weekly Catalog News-Letter
November 18th, 2017 to the 26th of November
A weekly video look back at last week's eBay auction results, and new Video. Also, Chamberlain's Antique auction starting on November 17th and 18th. Comprising 200 pieces being sold without reserve.
In this weeks' Catalog-News Letter
Fine 18th C. Famille Rose Porcelain
- Ming Celadon incense burner.
Rare Snuff Bottles
Famille Rose Vases
Numerous fine pieces of Chinese silver.
19th C. Ivory China Trade Card Case
Canton Enamel Vases
- Kangxi Plates
- Chinese Silk
This Week's ebay Auction Results & Other Related News, Some Good Prices This Week.
The Sherpa School Documentary Project
THis Week’s Featured Items-Chinese Art-Asian Antiques Auction News Letter
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Advance Notice, 10 day-200 lot auction: Juice1499-CHAMBERLAIN ANTIQUES
200 unreserved lots starting over two nights starting on November 17th and 18th.
Saturday, November 18th
This is relevant especially to Chinese ceramics. Whenever I mention an age to my item for sale it is always only my personal opinion. This goes without exception. No cracks, chips or restorations. | eBay!
I was given this little card case, I understand my Grandpa bought it back in the 1930’s. Otherwise I don’t know very much about it at all! I was just fascinated as a child that the lid fits into the picture no matter which way you put it on.
Chinese Export 18th century Famille Rose Salt Trencher Insert. The famille rose painting and gold gilt chain border is very nice. Good condition. Measures 3.5″ wide. | eBay!
Fabulous pair of Chinese Qing Dynasty Cloisonne and Bronze Large Vases. These pear shaped vases are superb with a molded form and very fine quality enamel art work with gilt highlights and wonderful bronze gilt handles. These are very heavy and large. These are in good condition with no damage.
Beautiful Antique Japanese Porcelain Kakiemon Beaker Cup, of delicate tapered form, the exterior with very delicate painted flowers with bird in flight and marked on bottom. Japanese porcelain is not my expertise but this beaker is magnificent with such fine quality painting and form. This is in perfect condition with no damage.
Beautiful Chinese Possibly From The Republic Period Silk Embroidered Large Banner Textile. The artwork on this banner is fabulous with 4 large panels of mandarin court scenes, the embroidery work is very nice with metallic thread. This is in good condition. Measures 80″ by 15.5″. | eBay!
Massive Fine Quality Chinese Export 18th century Mandarin Vase. The artwork on this vase is magnificent it just does not get any better than this. The blue and white borders that surround the very large cartouches are superb and the painting of the mandarin people with the city in the background is amazing with such vibrant colors.
Chinese famille rose ‘Eight Immortals’ bowl. Six-character Daoguang seal mark (1821-50). Of octagonal section, each section containing one of the Eight Daoist Immortals with his or her attribute, the rims gilt. The ‘Eight Immortals’ constitute a perennial Chinese decorative motif. There is a V shaped 2 cm.
Rare Chinese Kangxi Period 1662-1722 Blue and White Shell Dish This is a fabulous antique Chinese dish shaped just like a shell. This is all molded on the back and painted as well. Overall in good condition with very minor fritting to edge consistent with age and a very faint short line less than 1 cm on back but can not see on the front.
Chinese Qing Dynasty Reverse Painted Snuff Bottle with Jadeite Top. The painting is very well done. Good condition. Measures 2.75″h. | eBay!
19th century Chinese famille rose moon vase heavily potted with a round moon body with high splayed foot and a straight rim. Should flanked with two dragons on each side. Body in yellow ground on both sides painted with two dragons in flight among chrysanthemum branches. | eBay!
This is relevant especially to Chinese ceramics. Whenever I mention an age to my item for sale it is always only my personal opinion. This goes without exception. No more. A very nice Chinese porcelain plate dating probably to the Kangxi period, 18th century. | eBay!
ENGLISH STERLING COFFEE POT JOHN MUIR, PROVOST MARQUESS OF BUTE. A gift to John Muir, Provost for the Marquess of Bute. This 1839 English sterling Chinese harbor and tea house. Beautifully carved scene of long robbed Mandarin seated at table. | eBay!
This snuff bottle is Pink Glass carved in the form of a peach with green overlay running around the shoulder of the bottle 1780 – 1850. It was selected by “The International Chinese Snuff Bottle Society” to be on the cover of their Spring 1995 Journal: Volume XXVll, Number 1.
Beautiful Pair of Chinese Canton Enamel and Bronze Tall Vases. The form and painting is superb to these old vintage Canton enamel vases. These have a wonderful Chinese Taste painting and form. Very good condition with no chips,cracks or repairs. Measures 12″ tall. | eBay!
Fine Quality Chinese Export Daoguang Period 1821-1850 Rose Mandarin Planter. The art work is fabulous with a continuous scene all the way around planter with lots of gold highlights. There is some damage to this piece, there is a 2″ sliver out of the top edge and a small chip on one corner with a hairline crack as seen in pictures, but this rare piece definitely warrants being restored.
Important Chinese Kangxi Period (1662-1722) Celadon Incised Stem Cup. This is truly a magnificent very early Stem cup with incised flower design and could even be older than Kangxi period. This is in very good condition with only a firing line on rim which was done in the making.
Fine Quality Antique Chinese Qing Dynasty Embroidered Silk Kesi Dragon Textile. The design is fabulous with Bats, Waves, Clouds and Precious objects. This is in overall very good condition with just fraying to the silk outside border but no damage to dragon panel just minor wear consistent with age.
Important Chinese 17/18th century Cinnabar Large Sleeve Vase With Mark and Period. This is a superb quality antique cinnabar sleeve vase the carving is fabulous and I would say this is from the 17th or early 18th century and has a wonderful Chinese mark on the bottom.
Fine Quality Chinese Export 18th century Mandarin Cut Corner Large Bowl. This is a wonderful very large first period Mandarin circa 1760 Bowl with beautiful colors and fine detailed painted scenes. This large bowl is in very good condition with no damage just some rubbing to the gilt on top rim consistent with age.
Beautiful Large Chinese Export 18th century Famille Rose Teapot. With fabulous puce painted scenes by the handle and the spout surrounded by a wonderful raspberry palette. Overall in good condition with a few nicks to inside lip and one small chip to foot rim as seen in pictures both of these are hard to see when displayed because top covers inside lip and hard to see chip to foot rim when displayed.
Fine Chinese Antique 18th century Blue and White Shell Dish Circa 1745 This is a superb quality antique Chinese blue and white dish shaped just like a shell, this has a fine detailed border with painted scrolls. We have 3 of these from the collection that we are listing all 18th century.
Fine Quality Chinese Kangxi Period (1662-1722) Clobbered Large Teapot with an upright handle. This teapot is about the best example of a mark and period Kangxi clobbered piece that I have owned, this is also the largest example that I have seen.
Sunday, November 19th
Pair of Antique 18C Chinese Qing Kangxi Blue & White Riverbank Porcelain Dishes #34 Fine porcelain saucer dishes in underglaze blue decoration with brown wash on rim. Moulded cavetto in a step design. Decorated inside with a Spearhead border at the rim, a riverbank scene in the center with a pine tree, goose and surrounding flowers.
Marked to the base which shows chatter marks which are typical from the tooling of this period. Likely dating to the reign of the emperor Wanli(1572-1620). Very good condition with some mild fritting in places and a few burst areas of glaze, kiln detritus in glaze on foot rim. | eBay!
Chinese Porcelain Bencharong C18th-19th Footed Bowl ~ skillfully enameled and painted with. Condition: Aside of small chip on interior edge of footed base, clearly shown in photo #10. and not visible on base exterior, considering age it is in very good condition. | eBay!
All inquires will be answered in the order they were received. Weekend Not Included. | eBay!
Antique Chinese Families Rose Sauce 18th Century Size: 14 cm diameter Conditions: Good condition. No chips, No hireline, No restore.See pics Any Questions Please Ask Please View My Other Items ￼ | eBay!
An Pair Antique Chinese WuCai Plate KangXi Period 17/18th Century (2) Size: 21.5 cm diameters Conditions: Good condition. Some small chips around rim. No hireline, No restore. See pics Any Questions Please Ask Please View My Other Items ￼ ￼ | eBay!
A Chinese blue & white vase with immortals Yongzheng mark, 18th/19th/20th/21st c | Antiques, Asian/Oriental Antiques, Chinese | eBay!
FABULOUS EARLY 19th century chinese silk embroidered panel !!! ****HG**** | Antiques, Asian Antiques, China | eBay!
Item – Antique Chinese Celadon Water Coupe. Age – Yuan / Ming Dynasty. Condition – Age appropriate with one small hairline extending off the rim, see photos for compete assessment. | eBay!
Waterford’s label. Age – Koryo dynasty (918-1392). Condition – Age appropriate with one small chip along the rim, see photos for compete assessment. | eBay!
Measurement: Plume Holder Length: 8 CM. Condition: Glass bead and plume holder. All inquires will be answered in the order they were received. Weekend Not Included. | eBay!
Antique 18thC Chinese Qing Kangxi Blue & White Qi Yu Tang Zhi Porcelain Dish #15. Fine porcelain dish in underglaze blue decoration. Four floral sprays set round central circle with Buddhist Lozenges set round the rim front and back. Date Kangxi period (1662-1722).
Likely dating to the reign of the emperor Wanli(1572-1620). Very good condition with some mild fritting in places and a few burst areas of glaze, kiln detritus in glaze on foot rim. | eBay!
Signature: signed with an iron red bat and peach mark. Age: mid 19th century, probably Daoguang. | eBay!
Measurement: 17.5 x 10 x 4.5 CM. All inquires will be answered in the order they were received. Weekend Not Included. | eBay!
Measurement: 33 CM. All inquires will be answered in the order they were received. Weekend Not Included. | eBay!
A chinese porcelain plate painted in underglaze blue with a boy on a terrace surrounded by precious objects. The reverse is painted with floral sprays. Dating from the C18th, possibly Kangxi, it measures 22.2 cms across and weighs 308gms. | eBay!
A large 33.7CM Chinese powder blue famille verte charger plate 19thc Qing | Antiques, Asian/Oriental Antiques, Chinese | eBay!
A rather rare old Chinese export plate from the Qianlong reign circa 1750. It has a scalloped rim and is decorated in underglaze blue design of scrolling vines with peony and there are ruyi shaped reserves decorated with famille rose polychrome enamels surrounding central arabesque reserve. | eBay!
Age – Kangxi Period. Item – Antique Chinese Footed Porcelain Blue & White Master Salt. | eBay!
Age – 18th / 19th Century. Condition – Age appropriate, we find no chips or cracks, see photos for compete assessment. | eBay!
Monday and through the week
THIS PORCELAIN PLATE IS BEAUTIFULLY HAND PAINTED IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE WITH FLORAL DECORATION. AGE KANGXI 1662 – 1722 – CHINESE. MARKED – UNDERGLAZE BLUE MARK IN DOUBLE CIRCLE. THE OVERALL CONDITION IS GOOD, WITH TWO MINOR HAIRLINES AND VERY OCCASSIONAL FLEA BITES. | eBay!
Antique Chinese Qing Dynasty carved Rock Crystal Parrot, 19th century, SUPERB. | Antiques, Asian/Oriental Antiques, Chinese | eBay!
Age – 19th Century. Condition – Age appropriate, minor nips, see photos for compete assessment. | eBay!
A wonderful Brush washer in flambe Sang de Boeuf glaze. | eBay!
CONDITIONS :- SEE PHOTOS FOR ACCURATE LOOK AT WHAT YOU WILL RECEIVE. | eBay!
Gorgeous Chinese export porcelain vase with hand-painted decoration of the Kakiemon type. Great condition. CHINESE EXPORT PORCELAIN VASE. Do not hesitate to ask. 18cm (diameter) x 26cm (height). Weight: 2500gr. | eBay!
THIS PORCELAIN PLATTER IS BEAUTIFULLY HAND PAINTED IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE. UNMARKED – AGE 18TH CENTURY – CHINESE. NO CHIPS, NO CRACKS AND NO RESTORATION. THE OVERALL CONDITION IS VERY GOOD, WITH ONLY A COUPLE OF TINY FLEA BITES. | eBay!
THE DOUBLE GOURD PORCELAIN VASE IS BEAUTIFULLY HAND PAINTED IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE. UNMARKED – AGE KANGXI 1662 – 1722 – CHINESE. THE OVERALL CONDITION IS GOOD, WITH RESTORATION TO THE TOP NECK. Get Supersized Images & Free Image Hosting. | eBay!
THIS PORCELAIN PLATE IS BEAUTIFULLY HAND PAINTED IN IRON RED AND HAS A CAFE AU LAIT GLAZE. UNMARKED – AGE 18TH CENTURY – CHINESE. Get Supersized Images & Free Image Hosting. | eBay!
THIS SET OF TWELVE PORCELAIN HEXAGONAL PLATES ARE BEAUTIFULLY AND COLOURFULLY HAND PAINTED IN THE FAMILLE ROSE PALETTE. UNMARKED – AGE 18TH CENTURY – CHINESE. REST OF THE WORLD – £80. THE OVERALL CONDITION IS VERY GOOD, WITH OCCASSIONAL FLEA BITES. | eBay!
This is a lovely hand-painted pair of Chinese plates depicting ‘Long Eliza’ in her garden with maid. The painting is executed in a deep cobalt blue and is of exceptional quality. Long Eliza with her maid are shown seated in three outside panels with the other three showing vegetation. | eBay!
Antique Chinese Bronze Seal Signed Measures 1.5″ Tall And 1 1/4″ Square Very good Serious bidders only | eBay!
Condition: Excellent condition.The bowl just has two holes at the rim. | eBay!
Condition: The plate has four chips and a hairline( 5 mm) to the rim. Size:Diameter 200 mm. | eBay!
Age: Kangxi period(1662-1722). Condition: The vase in perfect condition. The cover has a chip at the inner ring. | eBay!
ANTIQUE ASIAN CHINESE REVERSE PAINTED EMPEROR GLASS SNUFF BOTTLE SIGNED | Antiques, Asian Antiques, China | eBay!
13 cm in height and 12.5cm in diameter. 485 grams in weight. Dense grains in the wood, I think it is made out of zitan. The two close ups are the truest in colour to the object. | eBay!
Vase and original cover. This vase has a beautiful Qing design with ‘Hundred antiques’ imperial previous objects, shoulder finely decorated with Buddhist symbols, Cover with similar decoration. Bottom bears Underglazed blue Chenghua mark within double rings, dates 19th Century Qing Dynasty. | eBay!
QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY. | eBay!
Age – Late 18th / early 19th Century. | eBay!
Item – Antique Chinese Blue & White Porcelain Plate Kangxi Period. Condition – Age appropriate with chipping and rubbing to the glaze along the rim, no cracks, see photos for compete assessment. Age – 18th Century. | eBay!
The cylindrical pot measures 2 7/16″ across and 4 1/2″ across. The square one measures 2 1/4″ across and 4 5/8″ tall. There are several small nicks/chips on the raised panel borders. There is a chip on the inner portion of the foot base with a small piece being glued in.
Very interesting 19th century Chinese export fan of the cabriolet type, with hand-carved mother-of-pearl shaped guards and sticks sporting engraved designs, and the “1000 faces” and flowers motifs on the leaf. | eBay!
UNMARKED – AGE 19TH CENTURY OR EARLIER – CHINESE. Make Supersized Seem Small. Get Images that. | eBay!
THIS FINE SHAPED PORCELAIN PLATTER IS BEAUTIFULLY HAND PAINTED IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE IN THE FITZHUGH PATTERN. UNMARKED – AGE 18TH CENTURY – CHINESE. NO CRACKS AND NO RESTORATION. THE OVERALL CONDITION IS VERY GOOD, WITH ONLY MINOR GLAZE FRITS. | eBay!
THIS FLUTED PORCELAIN TEAPOT IS BEAUTIFULLY HAND PAINTED IN UNDGERLAZE BLUE. UNMARKED – AGE KANGXI 1662- 1722 – CHINESE. THE OVERALL CONDITION IS VERY GOOD, WITH ONLY VERY OCCASSIONAL GLAZE FRITS AND A TINY FIRING FAULT INSIDE THE SPOUT. | eBay!
THIS PORCELAIN PLATE IS BEAUTIFULLY AND COLOURFULLY HAND PAINTED IN THE FAMILLE VERTE PALETTE WITH BONSAI TREES. UNMARKED – AGE 18TH CENTURY – CHINESE. | eBay!
MARKED – RED SQUARE SEAL MARKS. AGE 19TH CENTURY – CHINESE. NO CHIPS, NO CRACKS AND NO RESTORATION. | eBay!
This a lovely genuine Kangxi period tea caddy hand-painted in cobalt blue. The caddy is decorated with flowers and stylised lotus leaves. The base is unmarked. The caddy has lost its original lid but has a suitable metal replacement. | eBay!
PLEASE SEE FULL DESCRIPTION FOR MORE PHOTOS AND DETAILED DESCRIPTION. | eBay!
PLEASE SEE FULL DESCRIPTION FOR MORE PHOTOS AND DETAILED DESCRIPTION. | eBay!
Age:19th Century. Condition: Perfect! No cracks,chips,frits,hairline or restorations. | eBay!
Age: Guangxu period(1875-1908). Size:Height 62 mm,Diameter 132 mm. | eBay!
ANTIQUE CHINESE ASIAN LARGE CARVED FLUORITE STONE LAMP COVERED JAR | Antiques, Asian Antiques, China | eBay!
A Pair Qing Dynasty Embroidered Ranking Badges, Framed. Age: 18th -19th Century. Measures: ~12 ” x 11″ (30 1/2 x 28 cm). Condition: fair, showing wear and loose at edges consistent with age. | eBay!
Saturday, November 25th
For sale a fine & large Chinese blue and white. Bottom bears a Kangxi four character mark, Date 19th Century, Qing Dynasty. Beautifully decorated with two four-claws dragons flying amidst clouds and flowers, reverse decorated with bamboo leaves. | eBay!
Sunday, November 26th
(A Rare & Impressive Tea Bowl Set for Your Collection. Matching Dish & Cup! 2) The cup is in GOOD Display Condition With Yongzheng mark, dating in the 19th Century. Size: the dish: 14.2cm (or 5.5″) in diameter, approx. | eBay!
A nice Chinese export globular shaped teapot from the third quarter of the 18th. Painted in famille rose Mandarin style with a Chinese family in an outdoor setting. Measures 19cm. It has no mark. | eBay!
A very fine set of ribbed Chinese porcelain dishes from the Kangxi period c1700. Kangxi period. which is very common for this type of Kangxi export porcelain. One dish (with flowers and scholar rock) a straight hairline on the central part. | eBay!
Condition ~ Considering its age i will say bracelet is in good old condition ~ One amethyst carved bead shows a hair line crack, but still intact and secure ~ Light wear to gold gilding, underneath silver can be seen at few places ~ Clasp is in good working order (looks like the clasp tounge end is a later replacement ) as it is not made of silver (but still closes securely and tightly ).
(The wood cover & stand fit the vase very well. the vase: 18cm high, approx. 1) the Vase In EXCELLENT Condition A Rare & Impressive Vase to Add Your Collection! As always, we are always so happy to very kindly remind you. | eBay!
Kangxi period (1662 – 1722). A magnificent set of early Famille Verte tea ware. The saucer dishes have a deviant style of painting. Same subject but different painting style which is often the case with early export porcelain tea ware. | eBay!
One cup has very small chip on rim, one saucer has lost small part of base rim and one side plate has small chip on rim (see photos). Superb quality with iron red character marks to base. otherwise in good antique condition. | eBay!