In addition to the Williamson Collection, a selection of Chinese ceramics
from Hormuz Island was also collated by German scholar Ulrich Wiesner; he published six sherds, which were similar blue and white porcelain (Wiesner 1979: figs 6 & 7).
The show also includes Chinese ceramics
, sculpture and metalwork.
The 300 lots include works by modern artists including Gary Hume, Robert Rauschenberg and Lucian Freud, a selection of maritime and sporting paintings and office knickknacks -- antique tea caddies, model boats, cigar boxes, bronze animals and Chinese ceramics
Some 60,000 unique pieces of Chinese ceramics
along with motifs that are popular in Arabia were found.
Catherine Hunt, who is from Cheltenham, is Gloucestershire's leading expert in antique Chinese ceramics
and she will be exhibiting a range of unique and rare pieces at the Westonbirt fair.
Clouds, ribbons, and peonies attest to the lasting influence of ancient Chinese ceramics
The current exhibit, "Lasting Legacies," features everything from Chinese ceramics
to Korean drawings to black-and-white photographs by Northwest artists and is a great introduction to the museum's collection.
His Asian flair is already evident in stunning vintage Japanese silk scarves and bags, kiddie kimonos and gorgeous Chinese ceramics
in blue and white or Blanc de Chine.
They range from William Powell Frith's famous painting The New Frock to Wedgwood, to embroideries, Chinese ceramics
, works on paper, furniture and portrait miniatures.
It features an exhibition showcasing Chinese ceramics
and a musical concert marking the legendary Silk Road.
Experts on Chinese ceramics
identify and categorize pieces by looking at the marks on the undersides of works.
Designs for Turkish ceramics were often influenced by illuminated manuscripts and textiles and by Chinese ceramics
, especially blue-and-white ware.