Very rare pair of Chinese export porcelain tulip vases, Qianlong.

  • Antique Chinese porcelain

Very rare pair of Chinese export porcelain tulip vases modelled in the form of a Louis XV chest of drawers, with applied flowers, painted in opaque enamels from the famille rose (fencai) palette with flowers, c. 1770, Qianlong reign, Qing dynasty, 20x13x11,5 cm; 7 7/8x5 1/8 x4½ in. 4.11110 Â£6,000. 

Illustrated: Qing Export Porcelain, by A. Varela Santos, 2015/2016, cat. 89.

Literature:

• The Jay Dorf Collection of Chinese Export porcelain, Christie’s sale catalogue, 17th October 1966, lot 142 for a similar pair;

• Christie’s Pictorial History of Chinese Ceramics, by A. du Boulay, p. 282, for a similar vase;

• Porcelaine de la Compagnie des Indes, by M. Beurdeley, Fribourg 1974, p. 177, cat. 108 for a similar piece;

• The Copeland Collection, Chinese and Japanese Ceramic Figures, by W.R. Sargent, Salem, MA 1991, pp. 226/227, cat 110 for a pair;

• Exposição de porcelana da Companhia das Índias, Museu da Quinta das Cruzes, Funchal, Madeira, Setembro/Outubro 1960, cat. 65 for a single one.

非常珍稀的中國外銷瓷粉彩花卉紋鬱金香瓶一對,器型仿路易十五多屉橱柜,器身有貼塑花卉,約1770年,清乾隆,20x13x11.5釐米;7 7/8 x 5 1/8 x 4½  è‹±å‹ã€‚

插图:《清代外銷瓷》阿.瓦瑞拉.桑托斯, 2015/2016,目录 89。

參考文獻:

《Jay Dorf çè—ä¸­åœ‹å¤–銷瓷》,1966å¹´10月17日佳士得拍賣目錄,參見第142號近器一對;

《佳士得中國陶瓷史畫報》,作者A. du Boulay, åƒè¦‹ç¬¬282頁一近器;

《東印度公司的瓷器》,作者M. Beurdeley,1974年瑞士弗里堡出版,參見第177頁第108號一近器;

《Copeland珍藏中國及日本陶瓷造像》,作者W.R. Sargent, 1991年美國馬薩諸塞州塞勒姆市出版, åƒè¦‹ç¬¬226、227頁第110號花瓶一對;

《馬德拉豐沙爾Museu da Quinta das Cruzes博物館藏東印度公司出口瓷器》,1960年9月/10月,見編號65單件近似器。

Stock Number: 4078