Chinese Export

Available Pieces
  • M4313


    A Chinese export porcelain famille rose plate painted with ‘La Dame Au Parasol’ after a design by Cornelis Pronk with bird and figural reserves on the elaborate pink ground border, the reverse with eight insects.

  • R9529


    A Chinese export porcelain grisaille and gilt decorated Jesuit plate with a scene of the resurrection with an elaborate Rococo border.

  • M4352


    A Chinese export armorial porcelain octagonal sauce tureen and cover with indented corners, with boars head handles surmounted with a bud form finial, the arms of Bouchier painted on each side between bianco sopra bianco different flower heads and famille rose flower heads on the facets, the cover with spear head border.

  • The Marchant Guarantee

    We take pride in all of the items that we list on our website. We guarantee the authenticity of all our products as described and you can also rest assured that all prices on our website include packing, collection, shipping, delivery and insurance to most major cities (excluding any applicable country, state, city or local import taxes or duties).

  • M4613


    A Chinese porcelain famille rose deep bowl, wan, with flat everted rim, painted on the exterior with four round medallions within black enamel bands of prunus flower heads on an elaborate branch between four sprays of camellia, chrysanthemum, peony and prunus, beneath a gilt scrolling band at the rim, painted on the interior of the well with a peony blossom encircled within two gilt bands.

  • M3303


    A very rare Chinese porcelain famille verte cylindrical apothecary jar and domed cover, painted on the body with a continuous wide band with branches and flowers including chrysanthemum, mallow, daisy, prunus and pomegranates on an aubergine ground amongst pierced rockwork, all between underglaze-blue lines, the cover painted with two pheasants, one standing on rock work beside a lotus pond with overhanging willow and a ruyi-head band beneath the finial, the flat cover rim band with flowerhead reserves on a diaper ground, all between underglaze blue lines.

  • R9798


    A Chinese export porcelain grisaille saucer painted in the centre with a sleeping man next to another man with shield and spear in a landscape scene, with Aphrodite and her son, Eros, pointing a bow and arrow at the men below in a chariot in the clouds drawn by two doves, all encircled by a iron-red and gilt decorative border.

  • M3717


    A Chinese famille rose export porcelain teapot and cover, the bottom half of the teapot moulded in the form of a chrysanthemum with leaves, buds and branches forming the foot, the body painted in grisaille with a man riding a donkey and attendant in a mountainous landscape, the reverse side with two men walking in a mountainous landscape scene with trees and birds in the background, a pink decorative border at the foot of the neck, the fluted cover similarly decorated.

  • R9780/1/2


    A set of three Chinese porcelain famille rose tea bowls and saucers in the form of lotus leaves, the exterior of the cups and underside of the saucers in relief with flowering lotus branches and foliage on a ground of graduating red lotus petals, repeated on the saucer, the well of the cup and centre of the saucer with a peony bloom within a gilt spear head border.

  • M3924


    A Chinese porcelain famille rose globular teapot and cover, painted on either side with a foliate panel of a basket of flowers on a gilt ground with key fret pattern, two further panels at the handle and spout, all beneath a band of blue ground diaper pattern at the shoulder, repeated on the cover rim.

  • R9573


    A pair of Chinese porcelain famille rose plates, each painted in the centre with four Yang family lady equestrians in front of a terrace, overlooked by three men on a balcony, all enclosed by a decorative band at the rim divided by four panels of precious objects.

  • R9623


    A pair of semi-eggshell Chinese export porcelain cups and saucers painted with six panels of alternating white and pink flowers, the saucers with a central medallion with a large flowerhead repeated in the well of the cups, all on a black enamel ground with leaves and flowers.

  • M3917


    A Famille rose globular teapot and cover, painted in puce, grisaille and gilt.

  • R9506


    A Chinese porcelain grisaille European subject semi-eggshell tea bowl and saucer, the saucer painted with a ‘bathing scene’ with a nude lady stepping into a bath with boy attendant pouring water into a bath, within a decorative border at the cavetto with alternating circular and foliate panels painted in puce enamel, all on a gilt decorative ground, the cup painted with the same scene repeated on two sides.

  • R9520


    A Chinese export porcelain famille rose cream jug and cover, heightened in iron-red and gilt, painted with three figures on a rooftop looking out over a bay with ships and a walled city in the distance, after a Meissen design, all in a shaped panel with gilt border amongst leaf scrolls in puce and iron-red, beneath a further gilt band on the rim, the cover with two European river landscape scenes after Meissen and similarly decorated.

  • M3060


    Pair of famille rose large dishes, each brightly enamelled with a central scene of two horses gambolling, one a piebald in iron-red with gilt and white enamel speckles and one in pink and ruby enamel, beneath a large willow tree amongst rockwork, lingzhi fungus and flowers, encircled in the cavetto by cash and lozenge reserves on green and pink-diaper grounds with gilt flower heads, the flat everted rim with four flower sprays of peony, prunus, daisy, chrysanthemum and bamboo beneath an iron-red scroll band at the rim.

  • R8875


    Pair of famille rose candlesticks, each with a foliate-edged square base and balustrade fluted stem surmounted by a cylindrical ribbed candle holder, painted on the base with eight flowerheads amongst leaves above a turquoise-enamel scrolling band with four further flowerheads beneath the balustrade, painted on each flute with leaves dispersed between prunus flowerheads.

  • R7842


    Pair of famille rose rococo chamber sticks with branch and leaf handles, each candle holder modelled as a flowerhead with pink and yellow petals supported on a large open vine leaf with red berries, all on a raised rectangular plinth with underglaze-blue recessed panels moulded with gilt interlinked scrolls.

  • M3051


    Famille rose figural group of a seated Chinese man drinking beside a lady with his arm on her shoulder, both on a naturalist pierced rockwork plinth, the man’s blue-enamelled unbuttoned tunic incised with ruyi-clouds, also wearing iron-red breeches and black enamelled boots, the lady with her right hand raised to her mouth, wearing a yellow jacket with landscape panels and a blue dress with a leg and bound foot revealed, her hair tied and pinned in a high chignon.

You should also check

Ming & Earlier

Objects from the Ming, Song and other dynasties.


Objects specifically from the Liao dynasty.


Objects of single-colour.