Pair of Chinese Canton Famille Rose Vases.
Circa 1880, very fine quality.
Of slender oviform, painted overall in vivid enamels and gilt with shaped panels enclosing alternately a court scene and birds in flight in a flowering garden, all reserved on a gilt ground enriched with an abundance of flowers and butterflies, set with several medallions, applied with double gilt lion-cub handles and a pair of qilong on the shoulders,
Measures: H. 18 in. (46 cm)
Condition: Perfect condition. Very fine quality, very hard to find and an unique chance to purchase.