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Clay is fashioned into vessels; but it is on their empty hollowness, that their use depends. Therefore, what has a (positive) existence serves for profitable adaptation, and what has not that for (actual) usefulness. The minimal design and the attention to details are to awaken the sense of touch while in use. With no ambition to translate the philosophy of the center figure of Chinese Taoism, Lao Tsze (500B.C.), designer tries to record her understanding for this master’s thinking:harmony…

Clay is fashioned into vessels; but it is on their empty hollowness, that their use depends. Therefore, what has a (positive) existence serves for profitable adaptation, and what has not that for (actual) usefulness. The minimal design and the attention to details are to awaken the sense of touch while in use. With no ambition to translate the philosophy of the center figure of Chinese Taoism, Lao Tsze (500B.C.), designer tries to record her understanding for this master’s thinking:harmony…

Rice grain porcelain is a traditional Chinese porcelain technique dating back to the Ming dynasty (A.D. 1368). It is characterized by a refined and semi translucent finish. Adopting this traditional craftsmanship, RICE plays with the subtle contrast between glazed and un-glazes finishes to create a set of daily dinnerware with a delicate sophistication.

Rice grain porcelain is a traditional Chinese porcelain technique dating back to the Ming dynasty (A.D. 1368). It is characterized by a refined and semi translucent finish. Adopting this traditional craftsmanship, RICE plays with the subtle contrast between glazed and un-glazes finishes to create a set of daily dinnerware with a delicate sophistication.

MEIGUANG PORCELAIN

MEIGUANG PORCELAIN

In winter snow, only pine, bamboo and plum blossoms can bloom during even the deepest winter. They are regarded as symbols of perseverance and integrity, and are known as the “Three Friends of Winter” in Chinese culture.   The “Three Friends of Winter” has been a common motif in Chinese art for over a thousand years. Today, inspired by a Sung Dynasty (AD 960~1279) painting, designer Kate Chung interprets the subject with her own poetic design language: the rays on the plate symbolize traces…

In winter snow, only pine, bamboo and plum blossoms can bloom during even the deepest winter. They are regarded as symbols of perseverance and integrity, and are known as the “Three Friends of Winter” in Chinese culture. The “Three Friends of Winter” has been a common motif in Chinese art for over a thousand years. Today, inspired by a Sung Dynasty (AD 960~1279) painting, designer Kate Chung interprets the subject with her own poetic design language: the rays on the plate symbolize traces…

Chinese Celadon Porcelain Bowl. Simple and understated composition with inverted base. Diameter 3.25" Height 1.75"

Chinese Celadon Porcelain Bowl. Simple and understated composition with inverted base. Diameter 3.25" Height 1.75"

Chinese eggshell porcelain celadon bowls, mark to base, Anhua decorated, largest 5 7/8" dia

Chinese eggshell porcelain celadon bowls, mark to base, Anhua decorated, largest 5 7/8" dia

A FINE AND VERY RARE CELADON-GLAZED INCISED-DECORATED WASHER SEAL MARK AND PERIOD OF QIANLONG - Sotheby's

A FINE AND VERY RARE CELADON-GLAZED INCISED-DECORATED WASHER SEAL MARK AND PERIOD OF QIANLONG - Sotheby's

china from North Song Dynasty

china from North Song Dynasty