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GALERIE NICOLAS FOURNERY

Important Collection of Chinese Porcelain and Works of Art from the 16th to the 19th century

Par Jorge Welsh (ed.)
Parution: 2000

Exhibition catalogue; Fourty  fine pieces of Chinese porcelain and works of art from the sixteenth to the nineteenth centuries are described in full detail. These pieces include an unusual kraak bowl with a Persian inscription on the interior rim, a rare pear-shaped bottle with the inscription “Jorge Alvares had this made in the year 1552”, and a circular box painted in the famille verte palette with a continuous landscape of fortified buildings, sailing ships and European figures – the only other known example is in the Victoria and Albert Museum.

Published by: Jorge Welsh Oriental Porcelain and Works of Art,
English and Portuguese
Paperback
9780957354760
21 x 29.6 cm
96 Pages

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