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Ribble Valley, Lancashire

Lancashire man, enjoys collecting all sorts, has a love of fishing and sports, not as young as I used to be, enjoying life to the brim Cheers


  1. Dear Apostata & dav2no1 I just saw your comments I'm beginning to understand a little more thanks to you Many thanks and best wishes Peter
  2. Nothing wrong it a touch of philosophy, so Apostata, I've checked over the parrots with a loupe and I can safely say that they are both handpainted and not transfers, probably won't make any differen...
  3. OK thanks Apostata I almost binned this pair How did the diapers behave
  4. Thank you for your comments Dav2no1 interesting
  5. So, Apostata a pile of junk Ah well that’s life, I thank you for your honesty
  6. Apostate, I hope you are well, could you please expand
  7. MMNJ Thanks a bunch for your comment, fingers crossed Peter
  8. Hi dav2no1 firstly, thank you for your reply, agreed, however the bits of curved items in the inside appear to be original as they are glazed all over Peter
  9. Wow, Apostata, that’s a load of interesting information, I bow to your knowledge Thank you Peter
  10. Golgatha, many thanks, I have contacted them after your comment x Peter
  11. Apostata, thanks for the comment, however, it wasn’t mi piece mine is with my collection Cheers Peter
  12. Vetraio50 and Golgatha You are both correct it is a representation of Landseer’s ‘Death of a stag at glen tilt’ But that’s not the question, which was do you know whos the Red wax mark also wh...
  13. Thank you ho2cultcha I think I agree with you Peter
  14. Yes Vetraio50 that’s correct, the family go back hundreds of years, he lived at Dewlish house, a stately home in UK Peter
  15. Thanks again Apostata, very unusual that you are a little perplexed with the date of this item, I do value your comments and knowledge immensely Thank you again Peter
  16. I do agree, thank you
  17. Vetraio50 , your knowledge is enormous, double thanks Peter
  18. Thank you very much, I do use the Gothenburg site, but I struggled to find any of these type of marks, I appreciate your comment, thanks again
  19. Thank you for your comment Apostata
  20. kwqd I am very grateful for your comment, I can confirm that this is 100% Watercolour, I’ve been buying art for some time, I’ve checked it with a jewellers loop several times, it and s genuine, I did ...
  21. Thanks Apostata Peter
  22. Ok Apostata I understand, thank you I appreciate your comments and honesty You know, sometimes it’s not about the money to me it’s just about having a collection of objects I can enjoy it’s kind o...
  23. Many thanks Apostata
  24. Apostata I can’t thank you enough for your diligence
  25. Ok thanks Apostata
  26. Hi Apostata, thank you once again for your knowledge Peter
  27. Please can anyone help me establish whether this is genuine or rubbish, thank you
  28. Apostata, thank you for your interest, so how old do you reckon it is ?
  29. Apostata, thank you for your enlightening comments
  30. Hi wma, I’ll take a look thanks
  31. Ok thanks Peter
  32. I have looked at the Exhibition you mentioned and I see 2 similar boxes both with similar lozenge with the writing on I must say that there is no colour to either just dark brown, for your argument to...
  33. Could you explain the relevance of the mark please yop Peter
  34. Hello yop, thank you, these would be the 8 precious Buddhist marks sometimes found on Kangxi ceramics I guess, thank you for your interest Peter
  35. Thank you carmenisacat
  36. Oh I forgot one piece of the jigsaw, the ink stone is mixed with water when grinding on the ink stone to form a deep black/blue ink. Cheers
  37. Ink sticks were/are made from the soot found on the underside of small ceramic bowls that have been held over a candle, the soot is gathered and mixed with resin made into a pastes and stamped into a ...
  38. Thank you WMA enlightening
  39. Morning mp. Kunst I guess it could be, I’ve been trying to find out what type of canvas Minjun used in case it’s a preparatory sketch for the larger similar painting Peter
  40. Yes I think so, I’m glad you agree, thank you Vetraio50
  41. Mmm ok I get it cheers Peter
  42. Blow me away!!! I thought you were having a break renedijkstra, marvellous knowledge, brilliant breadth of understanding. Thanks Peter
  43. I understand you have been very wonderful letting me into a bit of your knowledge, Thanks Peter
  44. Many thanks renedijkstra Peter
  45. Mmm Aristotle even has a say in discussions about Chinese porcelain, can’t say I’m surprised Peter
  46. Rom should read rim it’s time I slowed down my typing!!!
  47. Thanks renedijkstra, just for the record the rom is copper metal, such a tight fit I don’t know how they got it on!! I am indebted to you for sharing your knowledge, many thanks Peter
  48. Ok, I’ve looked and I’ve found the items you mentioned, so, mines not genuine I guess , what a shame, but hats off to you renedijkstra for a brilliant bit of detective work! Thanks Peter
  49. Hi renedijkstra, thank you again for commenting on one of my items, can you please confirm something on your comment, are you talking about my item with your description or are you talking about the c...
  50. Ok then I’ll take it cheers renedijkstra Peter
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Eastern tea set maybe soapstone? Odd marks to base, very beautiful but is it genuine? Could I ask the group? No Hop Sing ,,Brothers sing Oil painting with Winsor & Newton, year ? Porcelain bowl Xianfeng marks Qianlong ? wooden box Unusual marking to Chinese porcelain "The Way Home" chinese painting Oil Portrait of a Man with Intensely Blue Eyes Chinese painting by ? Asian scroll wall hanging Chinese/Japenese fish Chinese clay pot