Now often called Batavian ware after the port city of Jakarta/Batavia in Indonesia used by the VOC to acquire huge quantites of Chinese porcelain. VOC imported these works of art due to their huge popularity. Item Size: 7 inches wide Country or Region : China Item Age: 18th Century. Certainty of Authenticity: Chinese pottery notoriously hard to authenticate, however I see no evidence that this particular type has been faked. For more info do a search for "The Marcel Gibrat Collection" including the quote marks.Marcel Gibrat (Pictured working on a Greek Kylyx in the 1970s), my grandfather, was a Restorer for the Metropolitan Museum of Art in Manhattan and later owned a Madison Avenue Restoration Studio and Art Gallery one block from the Guggenheim Museum. From the 1960s to 1990s. Marcel was undoubtedly a genius and was, as far as I know, the only Restorer for the Met without a PhD. In fact he had a sixth grade education. He was also a talented painter. Im Max Lewin the curator of what remains of Marcels extensive art collection, comprising ancient, tribal, Asian and European art. I have grown up around art and. I worked with Marcel summers and in college. Marcel was an unquestioned expert in antiquities and all items in the collection from the ancient world are guaranteed to be authentic. Marcel also had a particular affinity for African tribal art, and while dating such items is problematic, he absolutely had impeccable taste. Some of his opinions on provenance of tribal items have been challenged. There are also Asian items of various quality, and many fine and genuine items from primitive cultures including relatively contemporary (a few hundred years old) and both neolithic and upper paleolithic items. Many of the items have archaeological markings. The item "18C Kangxi Blue White Batavian Bowl Chinese Antique Porcelain Qing Brown Glaze" is in sale since Thursday, March 12, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Vases".
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