Catalogues & Exhibitions
2020 The Lobl Collection of Chinese Jades£100
The catalogue of The Lobl Collection of Chinese Jades comprises of 36 pieces of Chinese jade and accompanied our 95th anniversary exhibition in November 2020. Notable pieces include a large burnt pebble carved with qilin, a large peachstone vessel, an archaic style pouring vessel with dragon climbing through the handle, a large horse biting its foot, a nine-dragon brushwasher, a tied treasure sack with dragons and relief poem, waterpot with high-relief dragons, an ewer with small handle, a Mughal wine cup and five bis. Soft back.
2018 Chinese Ceramics Han to Song£120
The catalogue of Chinese Ceramics Han to Song comprises of 35 pieces of Chinese ceramics from the Han dynasty to the Song dynastyand accompanied our exhibition in November 2018. Notable pieces are a Tang chesnut and straw glazed pottery horse, a Tang chestnut figure of a falconer, a Song dynasty large Cizhou floral meiping and a Southern Song Longquan celadon candlestick. Hard back.
2001 Recent Acquisitions£POA
The catalogue of Recent Acquisitions comprises of 21 pieces of Chinese porcelain and works of art and accompanied our exhibition in 2001. Notable pieces are an imperial Qianlong enamel famille rose yellow-ground teapot and cover, a large Qianlong jade mountain with Shoulao, a pair of Qianlong white jade bowls, a pair of Kangxi famille verte ovoid lanterns from the Richard Bennett, a pair of Kangxi famille verte dated 1701 meipings, a Kangxi imperial famille verte peach dish, a Qianlong imperial turquoise bottle vase, a Qianlong imperial teadust hu and a Jiaqing imperial coral-ground gilt decorated double gourd. Paper back.
2019 Qing Porcelain from Three Private Collections£100
The catalogue of Qing Porcelain from Three Private Collections comprises of 28 pieces of Qing porcelain from the collections of Tang Shaoyi, Henry Mazot and Jeffrey Stamen and accompanied our exhibition in November 2019. Notable pieces are an early Kangxi fish dish with copper-red, a Kangxi imperial immortal saucer dish, a Kangxi celadon-ground carved brushpot with chilong dragons, a Kangxi powder-blue ground vase with immortals, an imperial Yongzheng red bowl and an imperial Kangxi yellow and green dragon bowl. Soft back.
2016 Kangxi Underglaze Blue & Copper Red£120
The catalogue of Kangxi Underglaze Blue & Copper-Red comprises of 34 pieces of Kangxi porcelain and accompanied our exhibition in November 2016. Notable pieces are an imperial blue and white and underglaze copper-red bowl painted with a leaping carp, an early Kangxi brush pot, a Guanyin-form vase published by Beurdeley and Raindre, a garlic-mouth slender baluster vase from Richard Bennett and also included in the 1935 Royal Academy exhibition and an imperial bowl painted with copper-red dragon medallions. Hard back.
2017 Kangxi Famille Verte£120
The catalogue of Kangxi Famille Verte comprises of 38 pieces of Kangxi porcelain and accompanied our exhibition in November 2017. Notable pieces are a famille verte ladies vase, a rouleau from the collection of John D. Rockefeller de-accessioned from the Metropolitan Museum of Art, a Geng Zhi Tu dish, a duck bowl with other birds, a dated "Red Cliff" brush pot, an imperial persimmon and pomegranate dish and a massive pair of fish bowls. Hard back.
2000 Recent Acquisitions£70
The catalogue of Recent Acquisitions comprises of 42 pieces of Chinese and Japanese porcelain and works of art and accompanied our exhibition in 2000. Notable pieces are a large blue and white Ming figure of Zhongli Quan, exhibited in London in 1935, a large Yongzheng imperial celadon carved floral bowl, a large Yongzheng imperial celadon-ground dragon dish, a Jiaqing imperial ruby-ground famille rose vase with children at a New Year parade, a Song dynasty Longquan celadon vase and cover with relief dragon and birds, ex Palmer collection, a Qianlong imperial cloisonné guang and cover and a large oil painting of the Bund in Shanghai. Paper back.
1980 Chinese Blue and White – Wan Li to K’ang Hsi£POA
The catalogue of Chinese Blue and White - Wan Li to K'ang Hsi comprises of 82 pieces of Chinese porcelain and accompanied our exhibition in July 1980. Notable pieces include a Wanli imperial eight immortal bowl, a large signed and dated 1636 brushpot with figures in rafts, brushpot with a tiger and Lü Dongbin, a pair of large imperial Kangxi lotus bowls, Kangxi imperial dragon bowl, a massive Kangxi landscape yanyan, a celadon ground bird and prunus vase, an imperial Wanli candlestick, a transitional ovoid jar and cover with tiger and a Kangxi blue and white meiping with figures in landscape. Paper back.
1981 Qing Mark and Period Monochromes and Enamelled Wares£140
The catalogue of Qing Mark and Period Monochromes and Enamelled Wares comprises of 67 pieces of Chinese porcelain and accompanied our exhibition in July 1981. Notable pieces include a Yongzheng imperial brown chrysanthemum dish, a pair of Qianlong imperial Ru-glazed archaic style vases of gu-form, a Yongzheng imperial copper-red sanduo bowl, a pair of Yongzheng imperial café-ground iron-red dragon saucers, a Qianlong imperial doucai waterpot with bats, a Qianlong imperial pink-ground graviata ball flower vase, a Qianlong imperial ruby-ground graviata necked famille rose vase with continuous landscape palace scene and poem and a Qianlong imperial famille rose hu-form vase with phoenix birds. Paper back.
2015 Ninety Jades for 90 Years£120
The catalogue of Ninety Jades for 90 Years comprises of 90 pieces of Chinese jades and accompanied our 90th anniversary exhibition in November 2015. Notable pieces are the imperial Hodgson rhyton, the de Ganay buffalo and boy, a winged bixie, a seahorse carring scrolls above crested waves, a pair of cups and lotus stands and a baluster vase and cover with high-relief prunus tree and zitan stand. Hard back.
2013 Imperial Chinese Porcelain, Ceramics & Works of Art£120
The catalogue of Imperial Chinese Porcelain, Ceramics & Works of Art comprises of 50 pieces of Chinese porcelain and works of art in the Ming and Qing dynasties and accompanied our exhibition in 2013. Notable pieces are a Yongle blue and white lotus bouquet dish, an imperial Jiaqing yellow and green dragon bottle vase and a pair of imperial Qianlong bronze dragon vases. Hard back.
2013 Chinese Jades from the Mr O.J.R. Allen Collection£100
The catalogue of Chinese Jades from the Mr. O.J.R. Allen Collection comprises of 36 jade pieces and accompanied our exhibition in November 2013. Notable pieces are a yellow jade recumbent archaistic phoenix, a Qianlong white jade plump rabbit and an imperial Qianlong small pale celadon jade dragon and phoenix jar. Hard back.
2014 Chinese Ceramics Tang to Qing£120
The catalogue of Chinese Ceramics Tang to Qing comprises of 58 pieces of Chinese ceramics from the Tang dynasty to the Qing dynasty and accompanied our exhibition in May and June 2014. Notable pieces are a Song dynasty Dingyao cream-glazed moulded conical bowl, an imperial Zhengde blue and white brushrest, an imperial Wanli blue and white stem cup, an imperial Qianlong blue and white moonflask and an imperial Qianlong ge-type octagonal lobed brushwasher. Hard back.
2012 The Dr. Lowell Young Collection, Ming & Qing Blue & White Porcelain£130
The catalogue of The Dr. Lowell Young Collection, Ming & Qing Blue & White Porcelain comprises of 38 pieces of Chinese blue and white porcelain and accompanied our exhibition in November 2012. Notable pieces are 15 brush pots, an imperial Jiajing fish bowl and a pair of imperial Qianlong "eight immortals" bowls. Hard back.
2014 Blanc de Chine£120
The catalogue of Blanc de Chine comprises of 132 pieces of Blanc de Chine porcelain and accompanied our exhibition in November 2014. Notable pieces are a He Chaozong seated Guanyin, a large Guanyin by Chun Yu, a large standing scholar by He Chaozong and a double-gourd wine pot and cover and a baluster vase with a chilong dragon, both from the collection of A. W. Bahr. Hard back.
2015 Qing Porcelain from Private Collections£80
The catalogue of Qing Porcelain from Private Collections comprises of 50 pieces of Qing porcelain and accompanied our 90th anniversary exhibition in May 2015. Notable pieces are a famille verte rouleau with gold-ground sky, a pair of celadon-ground rouleau vases with relief blue and white birds and prunus, an imperial Qianlong coral-ground famille rose floral bowl, a large Qianlong imperial famille rose millefleur tripod censer, an imperial Jiaqing turquoise-ground famille rose lantern-form vase and cover and a pair of imperial Daoguang iron-red candlesticks. Soft back.
2015 Chinese Export Porcelain£70
The catalogue of Chinese Export Porcelain comprises of 52 pieces of export porcelain and accompanied our 90th anniversary exhibition in May 2015. Notable pieces are a pair of famille verte figures of Louis XIV and Madame de Maintenon, a famille rose figure group of a Tyrolean dancing couple and a pair of famille rose rococo chamber sticks. Soft back.
1984 Qing Mark And Period Blue And White£140
The catalogue of Qing Mark and Period Blue and White comprises of 47 pieces of Chinese porcelain and accompanied our exhibition in June 1984. Notable pieces include a Kangxi imperial club-form vase with a red cliff scene and poem, a Kangxi imperial wine cup with poem and eight immortals of the wine cup, a Yongzheng imperial baluster vase with branches of sanduo, a Yongzheng imperial large tianqiuping with nine dragons, a Yongzheng imperial large winged dragon dish and a pair of Qianlong imperial bottle vase with garlic mouth with copper-red Buddhist lions. Paper back. Introduction by Margaret Medley.
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An exhibition of Qing porcelain from three esteemed collectors; Tang Shaoyi, the first Prime Minister of China, Henry Mazot and Jeffrey Stamen.