Sculptures

blog.php-1187 Large wooden sculpture with remnants of a polychrome painting, H: 92 cm. China, Ming Dynasty, 15-16. Century

 

blog.php-1188 Pair of bronze sculptures, H: 42cm and 45.5cm, China, Ming Dynasty, 17th century.

blog.php-1189 Statue of Shakyamuni, gilded bronze, H: 14,5 cm, Tibet 16th cent.

Porcelain

The porcelain selection in the auction features classic blue and white pieces, Doucai and famille rose, favourites in European decor.

blog.php-1190 Pair of porcelain plates with Doucai decor, 29 x 29.5 cm, China, Qing Dynasty, Qianlong period

blog.php-1191 Pair of Cantonese porcelain vases with Famille rose-painting, H: 85,5 cm, China, Qing Dynasty, 19th century

blog.php-1192 Pair of porcelain vases with blue and white flower decoration, H: 46 cm, China, Qing Dynasty, 18th century

Enamel
Cloisonné enamel works are exquisitely bright and beautiful, this example is no exception.

blog.php-1193 Vase with cloisonne enamel, H: 9 cm, wood-based, H: 2 cm), China, Qing Dynasty, Qianlong brand and period

Jade
Jade is one of the most important materials when it comes to Chinese decorative arts and jewelry. Not only does it have a wondrous appearance, it is also held in high regard for its symbolism and healing powers.

blog.php-1194 Incense burner of jade with lapis lazuli, H: 15,5 cm, wood-based, H: 5,5 cm, China Qing Dynasty, 19th century

blog.php-1195 Jade pot with cover, D: 7,5 cm, China, Qing Dynasty, 19th century

blog.php-1196 Jade, L: 15,5 cm, wooden base, H: 3 cm, China, Qing Dynasty, 18th century

Turquoise

blog.php-1197 China, Qing Dynasty, around 1800

Ink art

blog.php-1198 Zhao Shao'ang (1905-1998) attr. - Plums, flowers and grasshoppers, tumbled on paper roll, 91x31,5 cm, China 20th cent.

Ink painting has a very high status in the Chinese art canon. Zhao Shao'ang was a master of 20th century ink art, with his works exhibited around the world, including at the Asian Art Museum in San Francisco.

Pandolfini's sale is taking place today on 19th December, 2016.

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