Antique Chinese Guangxu Porcelain Parade Vase With Noble on Qilin, Famille Rose (1875-1900)
**Free shipping. Fine antique Chinese Guangxu period glazed Famille Rose vase skilfully hand painted in vibrant colours on a crisp white background.
An all-around scene depicting a lively parade with a mother holding her baby, all riding a mythical fully scaled and very detailed Qilin 'beast' correct for the period. One of the flags' wordings says wishes for a sons travel departure. Decorated with precious objects and bats, the people in stylised poses typical of the period. Also typical of the period is the pastel palette used in these pieces.
The vase has a Jian Ding Antiques export seal indicating Guangdong (Canton) Province.
Clean and tidy foot with glazed base.
4th quarter 19th century. Guangxu: Qing dynasty 1875–1908
An elegant vase that will grace many areas in the home - either traditional or modern.
Acquired from a collector of fine antique Chinese porcelains who has amassed such over the last 40 years.
Dimensions: Dia 4.25", H9".