Chippendale's Reader
Gorgeous-ness: Glen Dooley Antiques - A Pair of Meissen Rococo Parcel Gilt Polychrome Candlesticks - 1stdibs
Dutch Art Nouveau Eggshell Porcelain Vase by Rozenburg
Things I can (almost) afford but can’t justify: Wedgwood Crimson Jasper Pitcher
From the dealer’s description: “This marvelous Wedgwood jasper dip bas-relief jug displays the rare and highly prized crimson color. Crimson jasper pieces were only created for a short period of time by Wedgwood during the 1920s, and they are highly collectible.”
Le Sigh.

Things I can (almost) afford but can’t justify: Wedgwood Crimson Jasper Pitcher

From the dealer’s description: “This marvelous Wedgwood jasper dip bas-relief jug displays the rare and highly prized crimson color. Crimson jasper pieces were only created for a short period of time by Wedgwood during the 1920s, and they are highly collectible.”

Le Sigh.

Having flashbacks to the scene in Dr. Strangelove looking at this: 1970’s Chinese Propaganda Sculpture

Having flashbacks to the scene in Dr. Strangelove looking at this: 1970’s Chinese Propaganda Sculpture

Rare pair of Sevres Biscuit Porcelain Groups, circa 1780

The models depict “Le Triomphe de Bacchus” and “L’Amour porte par les Bacchantes.”

Rare pair of Sevres Biscuit Porcelain Groups, circa 1780

The models depict “Le Triomphe de Bacchus” and “L’Amour porte par les Bacchantes.”