All posts tagged 'asianart'

02 Jun 2018

A detail from a large Chinese Famille Rose fish bowl or jardinière, appearing in Day 1 of Interiors. The exterior painted with panels of figures and foliage and the interior with fish. Our Interiors sale goes on view from tomorrow: Sunday 3 June, 10am-2pm Monday 4 June, 9am-5.30pm Day of sales, from 8.30am #dreweatts #donningtonpriory #interiors #countryliving #countryhome #asianart #chineseceramics

A detail from a large Chinese Famille Rose fish bowl or jardinière, appearing in Day 1 of Interiors. The exterior painted with panels of figures and

21 May 2018

Our Chinese Ceramics & Asian Art Work auction is tomorrow. On view from 8.30am, with the auction starting at 10.30am. One of two 19th Century Multan Tiles from Punjab, India (now Pakistan). #dreweatts #donningtonpriory #ceramics #ceramictiles #auction #asianart #worksofart

Our Chinese Ceramics & Asian Art Work auction is tomorrow. On view from 8.30am, with the auction starting at 10.30am. One of two 19th Century Multan

18 May 2018

Tigers are one of the oldest and most revered animals in Chinese history. In Han mythology, the tiger was considered one of the four symbols for the cardinal points, representing the seven constellations of the West and the Autumn season. As well as being the symbol for peace, tigers were also associated with a successful reign and were regarded highly as protectors and guardians for their power, strength and courage.This Chinese archaistic model of a mythical tiger will be coming up in Chinese Ceramics & Asian Works of Art | Tuesday 22 May | Donnington Priory#dreweatts #donningtonpriory #asianart #auction #worksofart

Tigers are one of the oldest and most revered animals in Chinese history. In Han mythology, the tiger was considered one of the four symbols for

16 May 2018

Attention! These Chinese painted grey pottery Equestrian groups from the Han Dynasty will be appearing in our auction next week | Tuesday 22 May, 10.30am | Donnington Priory Our Chinese Ceramics & Asian Works of Art auction goes on view this Friday: Friday 18 May, 10am-3pmSunday 20 May, 10am-3pmMonday 21 May, 9am-5.30pmDay of sale, from 8.30am#dreweatts #donningtonpriory #chineseceramics #ceramics #chinesepottery #worksofart #asianart

Attention! These Chinese painted grey pottery Equestrian groups from the Han Dynasty will be appearing in our auction next week | Tuesday 22 May, 10.30am |

13 May 2018

A famille rose ‘dragon and phoenix’ bottle vase, shangping, the globular body enamelled with a writhing five-clawed dragon and a swooping phoenix. In Chinese art, it is common to see the dragon and the phoenix depicted together. The dragon is seen to represent the emperor, whilst the phoenix is the empress. These two symbols of masculine and feminine energy complement each other, similar to that of yin & yang. This vase will appear in our Chinese Ceramics & Asian Works of Art auction | Tuesday 22 May | Donnington Priory On view from Friday 18 May, 10am-3pm #dreweatts #donningtonpriory #chineseceramics #asianart #worksofart #auction

A famille rose ‘dragon and phoenix’ bottle vase, shangping, the globular body enamelled with a writhing five-clawed dragon and a swooping phoenix. In Chinese art, it

05 May 2018

A highlight from our upcoming Chinese Ceramics & Asian Works of Art auction | Tuesday 22 May | Donnington PrioryA good Chinese Famille Rose vase. The body is enamelled with a continuous scene of a figure looking from a pavilion within a walled garden.#dreweatts #donningtonpriory #asianart #chineseceramics #auctionhighlight #ceramics

A highlight from our upcoming Chinese Ceramics & Asian Works of Art auction | Tuesday 22 May | Donnington Priory A good Chinese Famille Rose vase.

02 May 2018

In just three weeks we have our Chinese Ceramics & Asian Works of Art auction on Tuesday 22 May, 10.30am | Donnington Priory.The sale features a beautiful selection of pieces from China, Japan, India & the Islamic world. The catalogue is now available!#dreweatts #donningtonpriory #asianart #worksofart #chineseceramics #antiques #ceramics

In just three weeks we have our Chinese Ceramics & Asian Works of Art auction on Tuesday 22 May, 10.30am | Donnington Priory. The sale features

19 Feb 2018

We have a beautiful range of Asian Works of Art on offer in our Interiors, Day 1: Pictures, Ceramics, Glass & Asian Works of Art sale | 27 February A pair of Chinese cloisonné deer censers and covers, inlaid in blue, red, yellow and green with dragons on a turquoise background | A Chinese coral-ground two-handled vase, painted in gilt with flower heads and scrolling foliage with bats and with the long life character | A Chinese blue and white ginger jar, Kangxi, painted with panels of precious objects on a ‘cracked-ice’ and ‘prunus’ ground.#dreweatts #donningtonpriory #interiors #asianart

We have a beautiful range of Asian Works of Art on offer in our Interiors, Day 1: Pictures, Ceramics, Glass & Asian Works of Art sale