Rare Chinese Imari Porcelain Pitcher
China Ca 1880
This delightful porcelain jug has been made especially for Europe. The front register shows two birds surrounded by a tree in flowers, bordered on each side by under glazed "rouge de fer" and gold dragons and at the top green and gold foliage.
Handle side, a drawing of a pagoda on a rock, covered with trees. The base is an under glazed blue decor of lotus petals. Beautiful decor of red, blue, gold and green inside the top of the jug.
H 13 in. x Diam 7 in.
H 33.02 cm x Diam 17.78 cm
7 in. (17.78 cm)