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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
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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Object reference number: RRC39760
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