Collecting Chinese export porcelain by Elinor Gordon

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StatementElinor Gordon ; foreword by J. A. Lloyd Hyde ; [col. photos. by Helga Photo Studio]
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Pagination158 p., [8] col. leaves of plates :
Number of Pages158
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‘Woven together, they represent a wish for long life,’ explains Gristina. While the symbolism would be evident to Chinese collectors, if it happened to appear on a piece of export porcelain, it is unlikely that Westerners would have understood the meaning.

Another popular motif in Chinese porcelains is the carp. A useful reference book is The Handbook of Marks on Chinese Ceramics, Gerald Davison, London, Reign marks should be studied together with the many different variations of hallmarks, auspicious marks, potters’ marks and symbols that you find on the bases of Chinese porcelain throughout the ages.

Chinese Export Porcelain. Chinese Export Ceramics “Chinese export ceramics are highly valued and collectible. This beautiful book tells the story of Chinese ceramics exported to Europe, the Middle East, and Southeast Asia from the 14th to the 19th centuries through the V&A’s extensive and celebrated collection.

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Contents. Foreword by J A Lloyd Hyde Introduction. Collecting Chinese export porcelain Item Preview remove-circle China trade porcelain -- Collectors and collecting -- Europe, China trade porcelain -- Collectors and collecting, Europe, United States Publisher Pittstown, N.J.: Main Street Press Collection Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files.

IN : Chinese export porcelain includes a wide range of Chinese porcelain that was made (almost) exclusively for export to Europe and later to North America between the 16th and the 20th century. Whether wares made for non-Western markets are covered by the term depends on context.

Chinese ceramics made mainly for export go back to the Tang dynasty if not earlier. Collecting Chinese Export Porcelain by Elinor Gordon A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact.

Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. Shirley M. Mueller, MD is an internationally known collector and scholar of Chinese export porcelain, as well as a physician board-certified in Neurology and Psychiatry. This latter expertise led her to explore her own intentions while collecting art.

of Chinese taste. There are several reasons why this is so. For dealers, one of the first requirements is availability, and another is the price structure of the market. The Chinese export porcelain market was very strong from the s to the s, the main buyers being from the USA, Portugal and Brazil.

Inthere was a major. Collecting Antique Chinese Porcelain - an introduction. To find more info about anything mentioned here, kindly try the site search or glossary for the keywords you are looking for Two major groups - "Chinese taste" and "Export wares".

Collecting Chinese export porcelain by Gordon, Elinor. Publication date Topics China trade porcelain -- Collectors and collecting -- United States, China trade porcelain -- Collectors and collecting -- Europe, China trade porcelain -- Collectors and collecting, Europe, United States Publisher "A Main Street Press book."Pages: Seventeenth Century Chinese Export Teapots: Novelty and Experimentation Dating 18th Century Chinese Export Porcelain Teapots The Ca Mau Shipwreck: What It tells us about early 18th century Chinese export teapot technology Lifting the Lid: Chinese Export Porcelain Teapot Lids--what they tell us.

In the field of Chinese export porcelain, Elinor Gordon - expert, dealer, collector - was a star. As a cherished exhibitor, she displayed her wares for 48 years at the Philadelphia Antiques Show, 50 years at the Washington Antiques Show, and 54 years at the Winter Antiques Show in New York.

Porcelain was a very popular trade item in America. However, the quality of porcelain produced for trade with the West was never high enough to be acceptable to the Chinese themselves. Indeed, early export porcelain was quite heavy, perhaps to provide greater weight as non-spoiling ballast on the tall-masted clipper ships.

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started collecting this pattern in the s. Shortly after he passed away, the first important book about Chinese export art was published, containing photographs of some of his pieces. Since then. Collecting China: The World, China, and A Short History of Collecting is a unique collection of essays that brings together theories of materiality and what collecting has meant to various peoples over time.

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Kovel, Terry H. Kovel (Contributor). Mildred Root Mottahedeh began collecting Japanese prints at the age of 13 after she moved to New York from Rumson, N.J., where she was born. ''And then I met my husband, who was a collector,'' she.

Chinese Porcelain from the Ming and Qing dynasties to the early republic - Collecting Antique Chinese Porcelain and Ceramics - information on antique porcelain collecting and Asian Arts Forum 中國古瓷. Her book Collecting Chinese Export Porcelain first appeared in Pieces with Gordon’s coveted label found their way into every top public and private collection of Chinese Export porcelain, including those of the Peabody Essex Museum, Historic Deerfield, the Philadelphia Museum of Art, Winterthur and the Milwaukee Art Museum.

Determining what constitutes Chinese export porcelain is generally straight forward and most often evident in the European-influenced form and decoration. The intended market for large sculptures of animals can be more challenging. While generally accepted as being for the export market, some examples were also made for the domestic Chinese market.

Collecting Guide: Chinese export porcelain ‘Made in China’ was once the ultimate mark of sophistication for Western porcelain enthusiasts, as specialist Becky MacGuire explains Collecting guide: 10 things you need to know about Chinese ceramics. Chinese Export Porcelain Chinese Export Porcelain, Standard Patterns and Forms, Standard Patterns and Forms Chinese Export Porcelain: From the Museum of Anastacio Goncalves, Lisbon Chinese Furniture: A Guide to Collecting Antiques Chintz Ceramics Christie's Collectibles Blue and White China Christie's Collectibles Staffordshire Figures.

A beginner's guide to collecting Chinese ceramics. a characteristic of 15th century blue and white porcelain is the so-called 'heaped and piled effect' - when the underglaze cobalt blue concentrates in certain areas, bubbling through the surface of the glaze and turning a deep blue-black.

A useful reference book is The Handbook of Marks. Tips for the novice collector of Chinese porcelain. Things Novice Collectors of Chinese Porcelain Must Know. Age This page is the result of a good number of porcelain identification requests received every week via this website.

Clearly, many of these queries concern age, value, where made, etc., but it is also evident that many beginning collectors needing the information have.

As with the previous volumes, this fourth book is written by Maria Antónia Pinto de Matos, one of the world’s foremost experts on Chinese export porcelain. Her careful research expounds on the collector’s choices and the complex, multi-layered history of.

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