A small collection of porcelain, 17th century and later. Estimate £1,500 – 2,000 (€2,000 – 2,700). Photo Bonhams.
Comprising: a blue and white bowl painted with the Eight Immortals, the base with a six-character mark bao shui yu shi zhi zhen; five famille rose plates; an octagonal white-glazed bowl; a wucai double-gourd vase, baluster jar and small bowl; a pair of wucai-style jars and covers; a famille rose ewer; and a group of wood stands. The blue and white bowl: 19.4cm (7 5/8in) diam. (29).
Provenance: The Everts-Calvocoressi-Comnène Collection of Chinese Art, London; Robert Everts was the Ambassadorial Envoy to Beijing from 1910 to 1916 and again from 1920 to 1924, and thence by descent.
Bonhams. ASIAN ART, 25 Feb 2015 10:30 GMT – LONDON, KNIGHTSBRIDGE