Fine and Rare Chinese Works of Art and Ceramics
Roger Keverne Ltd is a specialist dealer in Chinese ceramics and works of art. The gallery is situated on the second floor of 16 Clifford Street, off New Bond Street, in the heart of London’s premier art and antiques district. With a total between them of over 60 years’ experience in the Chinese Art market, Roger Keverne and Miranda Clarke, his wife, have run the company since 1997.
Roger Keverne Ltd always carries a large and fine stock of Chinese ceramics and decorative arts. The company is happy to provide valuations, guidance on bidding at auction, as well as advice on restoration.
A large famille verte and iron red porcelain rouleau vase
With a slightly tapering cylindrical body, a sloping shoulder and a flaring neck. The vessel is painted in the famille-verte palette, heightened with iron-red, with a gentleman, elegant young ladies and small boys. One of the women, accompanied by two boys, looks down from a pavilion to the others on a broad terrace with a table, a jardinière, flowers, a banana plant and rocks. The shoulder is painted with four cartouches of precious emblems on a diaper ground, and the neck with boys playing on a terrace. The base is painted in blue with concentric circles.