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Two Chinese export porcelain ewers modelled as a chicken decorated in the biscuit with translucent enamels from the famille verte (wucai) palette, c. 1700, Kangxi reign.

Stock Number: 3933

Two Chinese export porcelain ewers modelled as a chicken decorated in the biscuit with translucent enamels from the famille verte (wucai) palette, c. 1700, Kangxi reign, Qing dynasty, h. 13 cm, 5 1/8 in. 7.10200

Illustrated: Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art, by A. Varela Santos, 2018/2019, cat. 82.

Bibliography:

Treasures of Chinese Export Ceramics from the Peabody Essex Museum by W.R. Sargent, fig. 245, p. 448;

La Porcelaine de Chine, by O. du Sartel, Paris 1881, p.127, fig. 69 for a similar one;

Made in China. Export Porcelain from the Leo and Doris Hodroff Collection at the Winterthur, by R.W. Fuchs II and D.S. Howard, 2005, cat. 92, p. 144 for a pair of similar chickens;

Mrs E. Guy Ridpath Collection, Christie’s sale 29th March 1939, lot 179 for a similar pair;

Chinese Porcelain, by A. du Boulay, London 1963, p. 72 for a similar piece;

• A Tale of Three Cities: Canton, Shanghai & Hong Kong, by D.S. Howard, 1997 London, p. 91, cat. 103 for a single similar item with different decoration;

• Chinese Ceramics in Private Collections, by R.L. Hobson, B. Rackham & W. King, London 1931, p. 151, fig. 265 for a similar ewer from the W.J. Holt Collection;

Collection de Madame L. Wannieck, Paris sale catalogue 1960, colour plate, cat. 105 for a similar pair;

Collection F. Allard, Céramique de la Chine, sale catalogue 1 April 1925, Paris, cat. 356/375 for similar pairs;

 Chinese Porcelain, by A. du Boulay, Hong Kong 1963, p. 53, cat. 66 for a single ewer;

China Rediscovered. The Benaki Museum Collection of Chinese Ceramics, by G. Manginis, London 2016, pp. 42/43, cat. 19 for a single figure.

中國外銷瓷五彩雛雞型水壺,約1700年,清康熙,高13釐米,5 1/8英吋。

圖示:《中國陶瓷及工藝精品》,作者阿.瓦瑞拉.山度士,編號 82。

參考書目:

•《Peabody Essex博物館藏中國外銷陶瓷藝術》,作者W.R. Sargent,見圖245,第448頁;

•《中國瓷器》,作者O. du. Sartel,1881年巴黎出版,見127頁,圖69一件近似器;

•《中國製造。溫特圖爾Leo及Doris Hodroff藏外銷瓷器》,作者R.W. Fuchs II及D.S. Howard,2005 年出版,見編號92,第144頁一件近似雛雞像;

•《E. Guy Ridpath收藏》,1939年3月29日佳士得拍賣,編號179一對近似器;

•《中國瓷器》,作者A. du Boulay,1963年倫敦出版,見72頁一件近似器;

•《三城記:廣州,上海和香港》,作者D.S. Howard,1997年倫敦出版,見91頁,編號103一件 繪有不同紋飾的近似器;

•《私人收藏中國陶瓷》,作者R.L. Hobson,B. Rackham及W. King,1931年倫敦出版,見151頁, 圖265一件出自W.J. Holt收藏近似水壺;

•《L. Wannieck女士收藏》,1960年巴黎拍賣會目錄,彩圖,見編號105一對近似器;

•《F. Allard收藏中國陶瓷》,1925年4月巴黎拍賣會圖錄,見編號356-375之近似器;

•《中國瓷器》,作者A. du Boulay,1963年香港出版,見53頁,編號66一件水壺;

•《重新發現中國。貝納基博物館藏中國陶瓷》,作者G. Manginis,2016年倫敦出版,見42-43頁, 編號19一件塑像。