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About

Located in Amsterdam (the Netherlands), ShangriLa Antiques specializes in collecting and trading 17th & 18th century porcelain from China and Japan.

Bob Montagne (owner) and Freek Pals (owner) both studied history at the University of Amsterdam and specialized in the Dutch Golden Age. This website is dedicated to their private collection of porcelain. The collection is a reference collection of Japanese and Chinese porcelain, with a specific focus on Dutch decorated Chinese porcelain. The collection consist of several 1000 pieces and is freely usable and accesible for all for study purposes. 

The items on this website are not for sale, but can be loaned to museums or can be studied on request. Pieces have also been rented out to movie sets for decoration purposes. This is still possible.

For pieces that can be bought visit www.shangrila-antique.com.

Recently Added to our Collection

  • 1356 Antique 17th C Chinese Kangxi Lidded Vase. Redecorated in Europe. Most Likely in the UK around 1780-1830
    1356 Antique 17th C Chinese Kangxi Lidded Vase. Redecorated in Europe. Most Likely in the UK around 1780-1830
    Study Object
  • 1355 Antique 17th C Chinese Cup Dehua Blanc de Chine Libation Cup. Redecorated in Europe. Most Likely in the UK
    1355 Antique 17th C Chinese Cup Dehua Blanc de Chine Libation Cup. Redecorated in Europe. Most Likely in the UK
    Study Object
  • 1354 Antique 17th C Chinese Cup Dehua Blanc de Chine. Redecorated in Europe. Most Likely in the UK
    1354 Antique 17th C Chinese Cup Dehua Blanc de Chine. Redecorated in Europe. Most Likely in the UK
    Study Object
  • 1353 Antique 18th c Winepot / Teapot Cadogan. Redecorated in the UK.
    1353 Antique 18th c Winepot / Teapot Cadogan. Redecorated in the UK.
    Study Object
  • 1352 Antique Chinese 1730-1740 Pattipan. Redecorated in the Europe in Doucai Fencai Style
    1352 Antique Chinese 1730-1740 Pattipan. Redecorated in the Europe in Doucai Fencai Style
    Study Object
  • 1351 Antique Chinese 1720-1740 Saucer. Redecorated in the UK with a gold rim
    1351 Antique Chinese 1720-1740 Saucer. Redecorated in the UK with a gold rim
    Study Object
  • 1350 Antique Chinese 1720-1740 Plate. Redecorated in the Netherlands. Johanneum Mark
    1350 Antique Chinese 1720-1740 Plate. Redecorated in the Netherlands. Johanneum Mark
    Study Object
  • 1349 Antique Chinese 1730-1740 Plate. Redecorated in the UK 1780-1820. Pseudo Marked
    1349 Antique Chinese 1730-1740 Plate. Redecorated in the UK 1780-1820. Pseudo Marked
    Study Object
  • 1348 Antique Chinese 1730-1740 Lidded Bowl. Redecorated in the UK.
    1348 Antique Chinese 1730-1740 Lidded Bowl. Redecorated in the UK.
    Study Object
  • 1347 Antique Chinese 1700-1720 Ewer. Redecorated in the UK.
    1347 Antique Chinese 1700-1720 Ewer. Redecorated in the UK.
    Study Object
  • 1346 Antique Chinese 1700-1720 Vase. Redecorated in the UK.
    1346 Antique Chinese 1700-1720 Vase. Redecorated in the UK.
    Study Object
  • 1345 Antique Ca 1710-1730 Teapot. Redecorated in the UK.
    1345 Antique Ca 1710-1730 Teapot. Redecorated in the UK.
    Study Object