The Goffi Carboni Gallery pays a particular attention to Chinese and Japanese oriental art. This passion has, from the beginning, led to it being one of the very few galleries in Italy to frequent this specialist international market and its auctions and is one devoted to all the manifestations of oriental decorative art. Chinese and Japanese furniture, Chinese porcelain and paintings, ukiyoe, Chinese and Japanese lacquers, bronzes, pieces of ivory, cloisonné and enamels are among its main areas of interest.


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Chinese porcelain clock, gilt bronze mounted in France, 18th century. The porcelain Qianlong (1736-1795). 20 cm high.

A famille rose porcelain dish. China, Qianlong (1736-1795). 31 cm wide.

Famille rose porcelain charger. China, Yongzheng period (1723-1735).

Porcelain chinese dish with the Shòu, simbol of long life and the bats, symbol of happyness. China, Guangxu period (1871-1908).

A pair of Imari porcelain bottles painted with Chinese riverscape. Provenance, the Hodroff Collection. Litirature: Fuchs and Howard, “Made in China”. Kangxi (1662-1722), 24,7 cm. high.

Chinese Imari "bourdalou". From the collection of Conti Rucellai in Villa Rucellai, Campi Bisenzio. China, Qianlong (1736-1796).

Arita sakè quadrangolar vase. Japan, end of 17th century.

Famille rose mandarin pattern mug. China, Qianlong (1735-1796).

Hu-shaped porcelain vase with double craquelure, China, 18th cent.

Table screen, China, 19th cent.

Utagawa Kunisada (1786-1865), Geisha on the balcony, from the series Famous Geishas compared to the 36 poets (Meiji sanju rokka-sen), signed Toyokuni ga, censor seal Aratame, 1860-61, Oban size.

UUtagawa Kunisada II (1823-1880), A bijin is offering shelter from the rain to a priest from the series Lady Murasaki's Genji Cards (Murasaki Shikibu Genji Karuta), woodcut, publisher Tsutaya Kichizo November 1857.

Utagawa Kunisada II (1823-1880), A Geisha shopping at the market, signed Kunisada ga, Oban size.

Utagawa Kunisada (1786-1865), Near the river, signed Toyokuni ga, censor seal Hama-Magomi, 1849-53, Oban size.

Utagawa Kunisada (1786-1865), Shirakase ko Giō from the series Legends of women of all ages (Koken meifu den), censor seal Aratame publisher Uoya Eikich,7/1862. woodcut Oban size.

Utagawa Kunisada (1786-1865), Suma Maztsukaze, from the series Legends of women of all ages (Koken meifu den), signed sai Toyokuni hitsu censor seal Aratame, publisher Uoya Eichich, date 8/1863. Oban size.

Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1797-1861) Takagi Oriyemon from the series Abridged Stories of Our Country’s Swordsmanship (Honchô kendo ryaku den), publisher Kazusa-ya Iwazô, 1845-1846.

Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1797-1861) Fuwa Bansaku from the series Abridged Stories of Our Country’s Swordsmanship (Honchô kendo ryaku den), publisher Kazusa-ya Iwazô, 1845-1846.

Hiroshige Utagawa (1797-1858) Ishibe from the series: The Fifty-Three Stations of Tokaido, Tokaido Gojusan Tsugi no uchi (Gyosho Tokaido). Signed Hiroshige ga. Publisher Ezakiya, 1841-1842, aiban size.

Hiroshige Utagawa (1797-1858) Tsuchiyama, from the series The Fifty-Three Stations of Tokaido, Tokaido Gojusan Tsugi no uchi (Gyosho Tokaido). Signed Hiroshige ga. Publisher Ezakiya, 1841-1842, aiban size.

   
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