Travel | China's Beauty
The beauty that China has to offer is limited by the parameters of this board. Very exquisite art and craftsmanship that spans thousands of years.
Circular fan Chinese, 1790 - Circular brisé fan with carved and pierced ivory sticks, white and dark and light blue silk connecting ribbon. Central area filled with many figures employed at various tasks, decorative motif below shoulders, floral motif at heads above ribbon. Design of bats on guards, heads of guards extended to form handle with ring at top to hold fan open. Condition: ribbon splitting, one guard repaired with steel plates on back
Beauty, Kong De Qing, Xi'an China
Love, Kong De Qing, Xi'an China
A RARE DOUCAI AND IRON-RED FLORAL VASE SEAL MARK AND PERIOD OF QIANLONG - Sotheby's
[Detail] Examples of Chinese ornament selected from objects in the South Kensington museum and other collections (1867) In: The Mary Ann Beinecke Collection of Decorative Art. archive.org/...
Model of a Table. China. ca. 1500-1700. This model of a table was part of a group of miniature furniture buried with a wealthy Chinese person. The idea was to enable the deceased to continue to enjoy all the comfort he was used to during his lifetime. Though made as funerary objects, the models are usually very accurately crafted and provide us with valuable information on Chinese furniture in the Ming dynasty.
Fine antique Chinese cloisonne enameled bronze floral dragons censor. Has figural bronze dragons design to cover with dragon handle and fully reticulated screen. Etruscan pattern to rim with paddle design. Impressive floral cloisonne design to body. Exquisite four elephant head figural feet. 19th century. Holds Calligraphy plaque to bottom.