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Over 1000 antique Ceramics Over 200 Years Old

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Engraving of  'A view near the city of Lin-Tsin on
Engraving of 'A view near the city of Lin-Tsin on Ref: N143
Engraving of 'A view near the city of Lin-Tsin on the banks of the Grand Canal' on Whatman paper dated 1784, the engraving signed W Alexander del.; Wilson sculpt. London Published April 12, 1796 by G Nicole; Dimensions with frame: height: 20 3/4in., 53cm; width: 25 3/4in., 65.6cm. Provenance: from the collection of Mr Herbert Francis Brady (b.February 1854), who was made Assistant Consul General at Hankow in 1901.

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Price: 350.00




Engraving of 'A front view of the Hall of Audience
Engraving of 'A front view of the Hall of Audience Ref: N144
Engraving of 'A front view of the Hall of Audience at the Palace of Yuen-Min-Yuen) on Whatman paper dated 1784, the engraving signed W Alexander del.; Wilson sculpt. London Published April 12, 1796 by G Nicole; Dimensions with frame: height: 18in. 45.7cm x width: 21 3/4in. 55.3cm. Provenance: from the collection of Mr Herbert Francis Brady, (b.February 1854), who was made Assistant Consul General at Hankow in 1901

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Price: 350.00




Engraving of the 'View of the Great Wall of China,
Engraving of the 'View of the Great Wall of China, Ref: N145
Engraving of the 'View of the Great Wall of China, called Van-Lee-Tching, or Wall of Ten Thousand Lee taken near the Pafs of Cou Pe Koo' on Whatman paper dated 1784, the engraving signed W Alexander del.; Wilson sculpt. London Published April 12, 1796 by G Nicole; Dimensions with frame: height: 21 5/8in., 55cm; 26 3/4in., 68cm. Provenance: from the collection of Mr Herbert Francis Brady, (b.February 1854), who was made Assistant Consul General at Hankow in 1901

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Price: 350.00




Engraving of 'A front view of the Hall of Audience
Engraving of 'A front view of the Hall of Audience Ref: N146
Engraving of 'A front view of the Hall of Audience at the Palace of Yuen-Min-Yuen' on Whatman paper dated 1784, the engraving signed W Alexander del.; Wilson sculpt. London Published April 12, 1796 by G Nicole; Provenance: from the collection of Mr Herbert Francis Brady, (b.February 1854), who was made Assistant Consul General at Hankow in 1901

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Price: 350.00




Chinese pith-paper painting, early 19th century, d
Chinese pith-paper painting, early 19th century, d Ref: Q583
Chinese pith-paper painting, early 19th century, depicting day-lily (Hemerocallis) and butterfly, dimensions including frame:

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Price: 500.00




Chinese pith-paper painting, early 19th century, d
Chinese pith-paper painting, early 19th century, d Ref: Q584
Chinese pith-paper painting, early 19th century, depicting a butterfly, pomegranate flowers (Punica granatum) and possibly moonlight cactus flower (Selenicereus), dimensions with frame: height: 12 3/4in., width: 15 7/16in

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Price: 450.00




Chinese pith paper painting, early 19th century, o
Chinese pith paper painting, early 19th century, o Ref: Q585
Chinese pith paper painting, early 19th century, of water caltrop (Trapa) and citrus fruit, dimensions with frame: height: 12in., 30.5cm; width: 14 1/4in., 36.3cm

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Price: 320.00




Chinese pith paper painting, early 19th century, o
Chinese pith paper painting, early 19th century, o Ref: Q586
Chinese pith paper painting, early 19th century, of two pheasants upon rockwork with flowering begonia, dimensions of frame: 16 1/16in. X 12 1/2in. (40.8cm x 32cm).

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Price: 300.00




Chinese pith paper painting, early 19th century, o
Chinese pith paper painting, early 19th century, o Ref: Q587
Chinese pith paper painting, early 19th century, of two partridges upon rockwork with branches of flowering Japonica, dimensions of frame: 15 1/2in. X 12 1/8in. (39.3cm x 30.8cm).

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Price: 300.00




Framed Chinese botanical pith paper painting, earl
Framed Chinese botanical pith paper painting, earl Ref: Q587A
Framed Chinese botanical pith paper painting, early 19th century, of butterflies, insects and flowers, dimensions of frame: 14 7/8in. X 11 3/8in. (37.7cm x 28.6)

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Price: 350.00




Chinese scroll painting of carp
Chinese scroll painting of carp Ref: Q772
Chinese scroll painting of carp

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Price: 1,400.00




Chinese school painting of four butterflies, circa
Chinese school painting of four butterflies, circa Ref: R81
Chinese school painting of four butterflies, circa 1820, with annotation in pencil (possibly in John Reeve's hand), dimensions of frame: 14 1/4in. x 12 3/4in. (36.3cm x 32.4cm); condition: faint tear to each corner. Provenance: from the collection of John Reeves and thence by descent. John Reeves, a tea merchant with the East India Company in China (1812-1831), was a keen amateur naturalist and collector. A correspondent with the Horticultural Society of London, he gathered specimens and drawings of exotic flora and fauna from across China. Part of his collection was presented to the British Museum's Natural History Department in 1877. The Natural History Museum's Chinese collection contains more than 2,000 scientifically important botanical and zoological paintings collected by John Reeves during his time in China.

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Price: 580.00




Chinese school painting of four butterflies, circa
Chinese school painting of four butterflies, circa Ref: R82
Chinese school painting of four butterflies, circa 1820, with annotations in pencil (possibly in John Reeve's hand), dimensions of frame: 14 1/4in. x 12 3/4in. (36.3cm x 32.4cm). Provenance: from the collection of John Reeves and thence by descent. John Reeves, a tea merchant with the East India Company in China (1812-1831), was a keen amateur naturalist and collector. A correspondent with the Horticultural Society of London, he gathered specimens and drawings of exotic flora and fauna from across China. Part of his collection was presented to the British Museum's Natural History Department in 1877. The Natural History Museum's Chinese collection contains more than 2,000 scientifically important botanical and zoological paintings collected by John Reeves during his time in China.

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Price: 580.00




Chinese school painting of four butterflies, circa
Chinese school painting of four butterflies, circa Ref: R83
Chinese school painting of four butterflies, circa 1820, dimensions including frame: 14 1/4in., x 12 3/4in. (36.3cm x 32.5cm). Provenance: from the collection of John Reeves and thence by descent. John Reeves, a tea merchant with the East India Company in China (1812-1831), was a keen amateur naturalist and collector. A correspondent with the Horticultural Society of London, he gathered specimens and drawings of exotic flora and fauna from across China. Part of his collection was presented to the British Museum's Natural History Department in 1877. The Natural History Museum's Chinese collection contains more than 2,000 scientifically important botanical and zoological paintings collected by John Reeves during his time in China.

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Price: 580.00




Chinese pith paper painting, from an album dated 1
Chinese pith paper painting, from an album dated 1 Ref: R599
Chinese pith paper painting, from an album dated 1858, depicting a lotus flower, insects and possibly orchid, dimensions: width approx.: 13 1/2in. x 8 1/2in, 34.4cm x 21.6cm; condition: small area where pith has become detached. Provenance: From an album belonging to Captain Saumaiez, 1858.

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Price: 500.00




Chinese pith paper painting, from an album dated 1
Chinese pith paper painting, from an album dated 1 Ref: R604
Chinese pith paper painting, from an album dated 1858, depicting lily, chrysanthemum, butterfly, and two other flowers, dimensions: Provenance: From an album belonging to Captain Saumaiez, 1858.

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Price: 500.00




Chinese botanical watercolour of Cymbidium, dimens
Chinese botanical watercolour of Cymbidium, dimens Ref: Y171
Chinese botanical watercolour of Cymbidium, dimensions: width: 20 3/8in., 51.5cm; height: 25 3/8in., 64.4cm. Provenance: The Collection of the late John Walden (1925-2013). John Walden was a Hong Kong administrator, Justice of the Peace and the Director of Home Affairs from 1976-1980.

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Price: 300.00




Chinese botanical watercolour, depicting acanthus,
Chinese botanical watercolour, depicting acanthus, Ref: Y172
Chinese botanical watercolour, depicting acanthus, dimensions: width: 20in., 51cm; height: 25 1/2in., 64.7cm. Provenance: The Collection of the late John Walden (1925-2013). John Walden was a Hong Kong administrator, Justice of the Peace and the Director of Home Affairs from 1976-1980.

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Price: 300.00




Chinese botanical watercolour of Phaius orchid (co
Chinese botanical watercolour of Phaius orchid (co Ref: Y173
Chinese botanical watercolour of Phaius orchid (commonly called Nun’s orchid), width: 20 3/8in., 51.5cm; height: 26 2/8in., 66.5cm. Provenance: The Collection of the late John Walden (1925-2013). John Walden was a Hong Kong administrator, Justice of the Peace and the Director of Home Affairs from 1976-1980.

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Price: 300.00




Chinese framed ancestor portrait of an official, 1
Chinese framed ancestor portrait of an official, 1 Ref: Y337
Chinese framed ancestor portrait of an official, 19th century, dressed in blue embroidered court robes, seated upon a fabric covered chair with a stone footrest and carpet, dimensions: 22 11/16in. x 36 3/4in.; 57.5cm x 93.4cm; condition: tear to top left corner

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Price: 550.00




Chinese framed ancestor portrait of an official's
Chinese framed ancestor portrait of an official's Ref: Y342
Chinese framed ancestor portrait of an official's wife, 19th century, painted on silk, dimensions: 56 15/16in. X 39 1/4in.; 144.5cm x 100cm; condition: some wear and cracking

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Price: 750.00




Chinese painting on rice paper, 19th century, depi
Chinese painting on rice paper, 19th century, depi Ref: Y454
Chinese painting on rice paper, 19th century, depicting a young lady bearing a fan and carrying a sword kneeling in front of a seated noblewoman, dimensions: 21.5cm x 33.5cm.

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Chinese painting on rice paper, 19th century, depi
Chinese painting on rice paper, 19th century, depi Ref: Y455
Chinese painting on rice paper, 19th century, depicting a boy listening to a nobleman wearing robes decorated with a phoenix and seated beside a table with a tobacco pipe, dimensions: 21.5cm x 34.5cm.

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Chinese painting on rice paper, 19th century, depi
Chinese painting on rice paper, 19th century, depi Ref: Y456
Chinese painting on rice paper, 19th century, depicting a seated lady and her attendant by a table bearing a vase of flowers, all on an elaborately decorated carpet, dimensions: 21.5cm x 34cm.

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Chinese painting on rice paper, 19th century, depi
Chinese painting on rice paper, 19th century, depi Ref: Y457
Chinese painting on rice paper, 19th century, depicting a nobleman seated beside a table with an attendant proffering a tea bowl on a tray, dimensions: 22cm x 34cm.

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Chinese painting on rice paper, 19th century, depi
Chinese painting on rice paper, 19th century, depi Ref: Y458
Chinese painting on rice paper, 19th century, depicting an elaborately dressed noble lady seated beside a table with a jardinière of flowers, with her daughter holding a book, dimensions: 21.5cm x 34cm.

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Chinese painting on rice paper, 19th century, depi
Chinese painting on rice paper, 19th century, depi Ref: Y459
Chinese painting on rice paper, 19th century, depicting two ladies, one holding a basket of flowers and offering a bloom to the other who leans against the back of a chair, dimensions: 22.5cm x 34cm.

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Chinese painting on rice paper, 19th century, depi
Chinese painting on rice paper, 19th century, depi Ref: Y460
Chinese painting on rice paper, 19th century, depicting a seated nobleman being attended to by a servant holding a basin of water, beside a table with a vase of flowers, dimensions: 22cm x 34cm; condition: tear to paper.

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Chinese painting on rice paper, 19th century, depi
Chinese painting on rice paper, 19th century, depi Ref: Y461
Chinese painting on rice paper, 19th century, depicting a seated elderly nobleman holding a tobacco pipe which is being lit by his attendant, dimensions: 22cm x 34cm.

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Tibetan Mandala, 19th century, depicting various d
Tibetan Mandala, 19th century, depicting various d Ref: Y546
Tibetan Mandala, 19th century, depicting various deities among concentric circles, all against a diaper-ground, dimensions:

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Price: 1,500.00




Chinese framed painting of a warrior, 19th century
Chinese framed painting of a warrior, 19th century Ref: Y553
Chinese framed painting of a warrior, 19th century, gouache on rice paper, in a gilt-lacquer frame, dimensions of frame: 13 3/8in. x 9 1/8in. (34cm x 23.2cm).

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Price: 550.00




Chinese framed painting of a warrior, 19th century
Chinese framed painting of a warrior, 19th century Ref: Y554
Chinese framed painting of a warrior, 19th century, gouache on rice paper, in a gilt-lacquer frame, dimensions of frame: 13 3/8in. x 9 1/8in. (34cm x 23.2cm).

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Price: 550.00




Chinese framed painting of a warrior, 19th century
Chinese framed painting of a warrior, 19th century Ref: Y555
Chinese framed painting of a warrior, 19th century, gouache on rice paper, in a gilt-lacquer frame, dimensions of frame: 13 3/8in. x 9 1/8in. (34cm x 23.2cm).

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Price: 550.00




Chinese framed painting of a warrior, 19th century
Chinese framed painting of a warrior, 19th century Ref: Y556
Chinese framed painting of a warrior, 19th century, gouache on rice paper, in a gilt-lacquer frame, dimensions of frame: 13 3/8in. x 9 1/8in. (34cm x 23.2cm).

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Price: 550.00




Chinese 'Company School' botanical watercolour, 19
Chinese 'Company School' botanical watercolour, 19 Ref: Y814
Chinese 'Company School' botanical watercolour, 19th century, on Chinese paper, with butterflies, caterpillars and insects on a leaf spray, dimensions of paper: 8 1/8in. x 10in. (20.5cm x 25.5cm); condition: creases to paper. Provenance: Sold in the studio of Cesare Maccari in Rome, Piazza Sallustio, 4–9 April 1921; passed to the Bargagli family Florence, and then to the Studio Bibliografico Vecchi Libri, Florence, and finally to an Italian private collection.

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Price: 240.00




Chinese 'Company School' botanical watercolour, 19
Chinese 'Company School' botanical watercolour, 19 Ref: Y815
Chinese 'Company School' botanical watercolour, 19th century, on Chinese paper, with butterfly and caterpillars on a leaf spray, dimensions of paper: 8in. x 9 3/4in., (20.5cm x 25cm); condition: good. Provenance: Sold in the studio of Cesare Maccari in Rome, Piazza Sallustio, 4–9 April 1921; passed to the Bargagli family Florence, and then to the Studio Bibliografico Vecchi Libri, Florence, and finally to an Italian private collection.

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Price: 250.00




Chinese 'Company School' watercolour, 19th century
Chinese 'Company School' watercolour, 19th century Ref: Y816
Chinese 'Company School' watercolour, 19th century, on Chinese paper, with butterflies, caterpillars and myriapoda, dimensions of paper: 7 1/2in. x 8 3/4in., (19cm x 22cm); condition: good. Provenance: Sold in the studio of Cesare Maccari in Rome, Piazza Sallustio, 4–9 April 1921; passed to the Bargagli family Florence, and then to the Studio Bibliografico Vecchi Libri, Florence, and finally to an Italian private collection.

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Price: 250.00




Chinese 'Company School' watercolour, 19th century
Chinese 'Company School' watercolour, 19th century Ref: Y817
Chinese 'Company School' watercolour, 19th century, on Chinese paper, with butterflies, caterpillar, insects and myriapoda, dimensions of paper: 7 1/2in. x 8 3/4in., (19cm x 22cm); condition: good. Provenance: Sold in the studio of Cesare Maccari in Rome, Piazza Sallustio, 4–9 April 1921; passed to the Bargagli family Florence, and then to the Studio Bibliografico Vecchi Libri, Florence, and finally to an Italian private collection.

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Price: 350.00




Chinese 'Company School' botanical watercolour, 19
Chinese 'Company School' botanical watercolour, 19 Ref: Y818
Chinese 'Company School' botanical watercolour, 19th century, on Chinese paper, with butterflies, caterpillars and insects on a leafy flower spray, 8 1/8in. x 10in. (20.5cm x 25.5cm); condition: good. Provenance: Sold in the studio of Cesare Maccari in Rome, Piazza Sallustio, 4–9 April 1921; passed to the Bargagli family Florence, and then to the Studio Bibliografico Vecchi Libri, Florence, and finally to an Italian private collection.

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Price: 350.00




Chinese 'Company School' botanical watercolour, 19
Chinese 'Company School' botanical watercolour, 19 Ref: Y819
Chinese 'Company School' botanical watercolour, 19th century, on Chinese paper, with butterflies, caterpillars and insects on a leafy flower spray, 8 1/8in. x 10in. (20.5cm x 25.5cm); condition: good. Provenance: Sold in the studio of Cesare Maccari in Rome, Piazza Sallustio, 4–9 April 1921; passed to the Bargagli family Florence, and then to the Studio Bibliografico Vecchi Libri, Florence, and finally to an Italian private collection.

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Price: 350.00




Chinese 'Company School' botanical watercolour, 19
Chinese 'Company School' botanical watercolour, 19 Ref: Y820
Chinese 'Company School' botanical watercolour, 19th century, on Chinese paper, with butterflies, caterpillars and insects on a leaf spray, dimensions of paper: 8 1/8in. x 10in. (20.5cm x 25.5cm); condition: good. Provenance: Sold in the studio of Cesare Maccari in Rome, Piazza Sallustio, 4–9 April 1921; passed to the Bargagli family Florence, and then to the Studio Bibliografico Vecchi Libri, Florence, and finally to an Italian private collection.

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Price: 250.00




Chinese framed rank badge, depicting a crane with
Chinese framed rank badge, depicting a crane with Ref: Y892
Chinese framed rank badge, depicting a crane with chrysanthemum and prunusy flowers above crashing waves and below scrolling clouds and a red sun, the border with a band of scrolling foliage, dimensions of frame: 22 1/4in. X 21 1/4in.; (56.5cm x 54.5cm).

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Price: 750.00




Pair of Chinese pith-paper watercolour paintings,
Pair of Chinese pith-paper watercolour paintings, Ref: U287
Pair of Chinese pith-paper watercolour paintings, c. 1840, each decorated with flowers issuing from openwork baskets, dimensions of frames: 17 7/8in. X 14 3/4in. (45.5cm x 37.5cm). Provenance: Originally from an album with the studio mark 'Youqua. Painter. Old St. No. 34'.

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Price: 950.00




Chinese framed watercolour, 18th century, depictin
Chinese framed watercolour, 18th century, depictin Ref: U369A
Chinese framed watercolour, 18th century, depicting a mixed assembly of courtiers giving and receiving gifts in a garden setting with a pagoda, width: 27 1/8in. (68.8cm), height: 25in. (63.8cm); condition: age reated wear.

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Chinese pith painting, 19th century, of
Chinese pith painting, 19th century, of Ref: U460A
Chinese pith painting, 19th century, of

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Chinese pith painting, 19th century, of
Chinese pith painting, 19th century, of Ref: U460B
Chinese pith painting, 19th century, of

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Over 1000 antique Ceramics Over 200 Years Old

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