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Tall porcelain vase with ovoid body. Fine white porcelain decorated in 'famille rose' palette enamels and iron red with a golden pheasant standing on a rock on one foot and gazing down at a quail likewise on a rock and flanked by flowering peonies.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 230 millimetres
Inscription CommentFour-character Yongzheng mark in underglaze blue on the base
Published PDF date : Qing Yongzheng 1723-1735Room 95 label text:
Vase with a golden pheasant
This tall porcelain vase is decorated in fencai enamels and iron-red with a golden pheasant standing on a rock on one foot, looking down at a quail on a rock and flanked by flowering peonies.
Porcelain with underglaze cobalt-blue mark, fencai (powdered colours) and iron red enamels and gold
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Qing dynasty, about AD 1800–1900
On display: G95/dc33/sh9
Hobson, Rackham and King 1931 record in the Charles Russell Collection. PDF card: Russell Collection
Tall porcelain vase with ovoid body. Fine white porcelain decorated in 'famille rose' enamels and iron red with a golden pheasant standing on a rock on one foot and gazing down at a quail likewise on a rock and flanked by flowering peonies.
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