蘭心堂 Ben Cheng Arts

Asian Art Connoisseur

Chinese Imperial Tongzhi Liver-Red Splash-Flambé Glazed Celadon Bottle-Form Vase

Incised Tongzhi Six-Character Mark and Period (1862-1874) The body with celadon crackle glaze with one side having a running liver-red splash glaze above an unglazed base; now mounted as a … Continue reading

May 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

Chinese Ming Imperial Carved Longquan Celadon Lotus Charger

Ming Dynasty, 14th-15th Century The lotus-form shallow body raised on a short ring foot, the barbed flared rim enclosing a cavetto carved with a central lotus blossom within key-fret banding, … Continue reading

May 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

Northeast Indian Blackstone Figure of Vishnu Resting on Sheshanaga

Pala Period, 11th-12th Century The four-armed god holding a chakra, padma and a shankha, lying on a coiled naga cresting in a seven-headed hood, before a slightly arched panel carved … Continue reading

May 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

18th Century Chinese Carved Hornbill Snuff Bottle

Pricing available upon request Fine 18th century example.  7 cm tall

March 3, 2015 · Leave a comment

Chinese Six Dynasties to Sui Dynasty Pottery Warrior on Horse

Pricing available upon request Chinese Six Dynasties to Sui Dynasty Pottery Warrior on Horse.  Very Fine and Rare.  No apparent repair or damage.  26 cm wide.

December 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

Important Tang Dynasty Pottery Lady Playing Polo. ex – Christie’s

Pricing available upon request Important Tang Dynasty Pottery Lady Playing Polo. ex – Christie’s NY.  No apparent repairs or damages.  35 cm long.

December 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

Pair Chinese Song Dynasty Cizhou Ware Porcelain Peeing Boys Water Dropper

Pricing available upon request Pair Chinese Northern Song Dynasty Cizhou Ware Porcelain Peeing Boys Water Dropper.  Very minor chipping as seen in picture.  23 cm tall.

December 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

Rare Brown Celadon Glaze Chinese Southern Song Dynasty Longquan Porcelain Double Fish Bowl

Pricing available upon request Rare Brown Celadon Glaze Chinese Southern Song Dynasty Longquan Porcelain Double Fish Bowl.  The glaze is brown rather than green due to the firing temperature.  22 … Continue reading

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Perfect Chinese Southern Song Dynasty Longquan Celadon Carved Porcelain Bowl

Pricing available upon request Rare perfect condition Longquan Celadon Bowl from the Southern Song Dynasty.  Carved Lotus leaves.  Formerly in a prominent American collection.  17.5 cm wide.

December 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

Chinese Northern Song Dynasty Yaozhou Ware Celadon Porcelain Bowl

Pricing available upon request Rare carved Chinese Northern Song Dynasty Yaozhou Ware Celadon Bowl.  Color is celadon green with spots of more brown coloration.  Some firing cracks.  17 cm wide.

December 10, 2014 · Leave a comment