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Dehua Porcelain

Dehua porcelain is a white porcelain produced at Dehua in the Fujian province of China. The western or European name for it is ‘Blanc de Chine’ (white from China). #Dehua porcelain has been produced from the Ming dynasty (1368-1644) to … Continue reading

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Parian and Wood Sculpture

#Parian is a type of bisque porcelain. ¬†It is named after the Greek island of Paros which is known for the fine textured marble of the same name. ¬†Created by Thomas Battam in 1851, it was first produced and sold … Continue reading

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