Description: 20th C. Fine Chinese Famille Rose Porcelain Brush Pot, having thick potted of tall rectangular shaped body with flat base. The four side panel alternately decorated with hand painting in famille rose style of various birds perched on flower blooms, rock works, and foliage inside a rectangular cartouche against white background. The body decorated with scrolling patterns surrounding the cartouche. The base left unglazed with receded square glazed to center. Accompanied with lidded wooden box. Mark on base, iron-red signature seal.
Dimensions: Dimension: 7-3/8" H x 5-3/8" W Dimension(box): 7-7/8" H x 6-3/4" W
Date: 20th C.
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Provenance: From the heirs of Sir John Dorrington and the Vosper estates from Stroud Gloucestershire these items were purchased by a prominent antiques collector in 2008. Seeking historical and collectible items he attended numerous auctions and estate sales in the area as well as from nearby countries. Sometimes finding a rarity sometimes just the camaraderie of fellow collectors.
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