RARE Chinese Famille Rose Vase Hongxian Mark & Period
This is a rare Chinese, c.1920-1930, famille rose porcelain vase in elegant lobed bottle form and delicately hand-painted with a mountain side lake scene including a figure amid rocks, trees, and pagodas, while another figure is seen in a boat (on reverse side). The underside has a rare reign mark of "Hongxian nian zhi" (made in the Hongxian reign...1920-1930) in red. For reference, please see the book Innovations and Creations: A Retrospect of 20th Century Porcelain from Jingdezhen , Jingdezhen Ceramic Museum and Art Museum, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 2004, entry #11. Subtle shades, fine details, and raised enamels are charactersistics of this fine chinese porcelain. The vase is in excellent condition and measures 5 3/4"h x 3"w.
Offering a 3-day inspection period and refund of purchase price, not including ship/hand/ins costs, and less a 10% restocking fee, for return in original condition within 7 days. Buyer is to pay shipping, handling, and insurance. Pennsylvania residents please add 6% sales tax. Will accept personal check or money order. Money order or cashier's check will ship immediately upon receipt, personal or business checks will wait 10 days to clear before shipment. No credit cards. Please email with any questions and use item number for reference.