Home to Lecturer, Author and former Art Dealer Gerald Davison

Photo: Temple of Heaven. Beijing, China

You have reached the web site of author, art dealer and retired lecturer Gerald Davison. Here you will find detailed information about his unique books on the marks that appear on antique Chinese pottery and porcelain, Also his original Asian art history lectures and a detailed biography are included elsewhere on these pages.

After a further 15 years research, the new and revised 'Handbook of Marks on Chinese Ceramics' was published in 2010. The 2013 reprint (now out of print) included details of more than 3400 marks.

The previous edition is now out of print.

New and much expanded 2020 edition is coming

This new edition will include more information on the Republic period and will feature in the region of 4000 marks. It should be published at the end of 2019 and if you would like to be advised of its availability please register your interest using the e-mail address below.

For a list of Distributors to purchase from CLICK HERE.

Alternatively contact Gerald Davison Ltd direct by e-mail: geralddavison@chinesemarks.com