Tag Archives: Porcelain

"Manhasset Antiques & Decoratives" – Long Island’s Finest Antiques Show Celebrates 61 Successful Years!

MANHASSET, NY – OCTOBER 24 & 25, 2015: The Congregational Church Of Manhasset and Flamingo Eventz are pleased to announce that the 61st Annual Manhasset Antiques & Decoratives will be held Saturday & Sunday, October 24 & 25 at the Church School at 1845 Northern Boulevard (Rt. 25A), Manhasset, NY 11030. A benefit for the […]

Gavels n' Paddles: Chinese stick-neck vase, $426,000, Clars Auction

Gavels n' Paddles: Chinese stick-neck vase, $426,000, Clars Auction

Results of Recent Auctions From Around the World by Ken Hall A Chinese underglaze blue and white porcelain stick-neck dragon vase sold for $426,000 at an auction held June 27-28 by Clars Auction Gallery in Oakland, Calif. Also, a Chinese export automaton bracket clock with shell carved crest and mother of pearl marquetry case realized […]

Gavels n' Paddles: Chinese porcelain vase, $6,500, Ahlers & Ogletree

Gavels n' Paddles: Chinese porcelain vase, $6,500, Ahlers & Ogletree

Results of Recent Auctions From Around the World by Ken Hall A rare Chinese Ming Dynasty porcelain vase dating to the Chenghua period (1465-1487), 8 1/2 inches tall and with a milky white glaze, sold for $6,500 at a Summer Estates Auction held June 28 by Ahlers & Ogletree in Atlanta, Ga. Also, a 2006 […]

Gavels n Paddles: Clarence Millet painting, $18,300, Crescent City

Gavels n Paddles: Clarence Millet painting, $18,300, Crescent City

Results of Recent Auctions From Around the World by Ken Hall An oil on canvas painting by New Orleans artist Clarence Millet (1879-1959), titled Studio Courtyard, sold for $18,300 at an estates auction held April 18-19 by Crescent City Auction Gallery in New Orleans, La. Also, a Sevres-style champleve and gilt bronze mounted porcelain vase, […]

Gavels ‘N Paddles: Chinese wall pocket, $50,000, Ahlers & Ogletree

Gavels ‘N Paddles: Chinese wall pocket, $50,000, Ahlers & Ogletree

Results of Recent Auctions From Around the World by Ken Hall A late 19th or early 20th century Chinese porcelain urn form wall pocket, hand-painted and in a gilt and red stand, sold for $50,000 at a Spring Estates Auction held March 21-22 by Ahlers & Ogletree in Atlanta, Ga. Also, a circa-1960s oil on […]

Lladro Porcelain

Lladro Porcelain

Lladro Porcelain Collecting with Jeff By Jeff Figler Lladro porcelain is a big hit among collectors. The family-run Lladro Company is now headquartered in Tavernes Blanques, Spain which is commonly nicknamed the “City of Porcelain”.  Surprisingly, the company is barely fifty years old, and was started by the brothers Juan, Jose, and Vincente Lladro. They […]

Gavels 'n' Paddles: Famille rose plaques, $463,000, Michaan's

Gavels 'n' Paddles: Famille rose plaques, $463,000, Michaan's

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Famille rose plaques, $463,000, Michaan’s Recent Auction Results From Near & Far By Ken Hall A pair of famille rose porcelain plaques from the Republic period of Wang Qi (1884-1937) sold for $463,000 at a Fine Asian Works of Art Auction held June 23 by Michaan’s Auctions in Alameda, Calif. Also, a […]

Gavels 'n' Paddles: Chinese four-panel screen, $68,750, Rago Arts & Auction

Gavels 'n' Paddles: Chinese four-panel screen, $68,750, Rago Arts & Auction

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Chinese four-panel screen, $68,750, Rago Arts & Auction Recent Auction Results From Near & Far By Ken Hall A Chinese Nephrite jade four-panel screen sold for $68,750 at a Great Estates Auction held March 22 by Rago Arts & Auction Center in Lambertville, N.J. Also, a Russian imperial porcelain factory military plate […]

Gavels 'n' Paddles: Chinese “Chicken Cup,” $36 million, Sotheby's

Gavels 'n' Paddles: Chinese “Chicken Cup,” $36 million, Sotheby's

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Chinese “Chicken Cup,” $36 million, Sotheby’s Recent Auction Results From Near & Far By Ken Hall A rare Chinese Ming dynasty porcelain cup decorated with chicken images (hence its nickname the “Chicken Cup”), dating to the 15th century and one of only 19 known to exist (and one of only four in […]

Gavels 'n' Paddles: Six porcelain panels, $57,600, Nadeau's

Gavels 'n' Paddles: Six porcelain panels, $57,600, Nadeau's

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Six porcelain panels, $57,600, Nadeau’s Recent Auction Results From Near & Far By Ken Hall A set of six diminutive Chinese 19th century porcelain famille rose panels, with floral and figural decorations and each panel measuring 14 ½ inches by 4 ¾ inches, sold for $57,600 at an American & Asian Auction […]