Antique Oriental Porcelain very fine Chinese Brush Washer Wikramaratna Col 1900
Antique Oriental Porcelain A very fine Chinese Brush Washer Wikramaratna Collection C. A very fine and rare antique Chinese porcelain Brush Washer of bun form having relief decoration of a dragon amongst clouds. The provenance said to be from the Wikramaratna Collection - a fantastic item - possibly Imperial quality. Circa probably late Qing around 1900. Good Antique Condition - please view images. 3 inches (6.5cm) dia X 1 5/8th inches (4cm) height approx. PHDS Wikramaratna (PH) was born in Ceylon in 1916 and moved to London in 1937 where he gained a first class honours degree in Engineering. PH gradually built up an extensive collection of Middle and Far Eastern ceramics becoming a member of the Oriental Ceramics Society in London.
Several of his pieces were loaned for lectures and display and with his extensive knowledge and resource chose his pieces carefully. Over the years PH gifted many examples to museums, including The British Museum, Victoria & Albert, Ashmolean and Fitzwilliam. The item "Antique Oriental Porcelain very fine Chinese Brush Washer Wikramaratna Col 1900" is in sale since Thursday, July 4, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian/Oriental Antiques\Chinese\Porcelain". The seller is "antiqua_cella" and is located in london.
This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Antique Porcelain: Antique Chinese
- Region of Origin: Chinese
- Wikramaratna Collection: Wikramaratna
- Chinese Porcelain: Antique Chinese Porcelain
- Product: Brush Washer
- Age: 1900-1940
- Primary Material: Porcelain/ Pottery
- Sub-Type: Dragons
- Original/Repro: Antique Original
- Chinese Dynasty: Qing (1644-1911)