578 Main Street (Rte 7) in Great Barrington, Massachusetts 413-528-1482 Email: paul@paulkleinwald.com

Large Chinese Porcelain Rose Canton Covered Jar, Ca. 1850

China Mid 19th Century

A large baluster form porcelain jar with the original cover made in China around the middle of the 19th Century. The main body has several alternating panels of flowers, insects and birds with Mandarin subject courtyard scenes. The enamel colors are strong and applied in fine detail.

Price

$2400

Condition

Overall excellent condition with very little rubbing of the gold. The lid does have two large rim chips that were professionally restored with the original pieces and a few small restored chips in the same area. The repairs are only noticeable upon close inspection.

Measurements

17 3/4" high, 10 1/2" diameter

Next Piece

Victorian Arm and Side Chair, Ca. 1860

Visually¬† these are real eye catchers. The combination of black paint, gold scrolls and tracery combined with inlaid abalone are dramatic. Add cushions to the woven caned seats to suit your decor. They still have the original white porcelain casters. This form is referred to as a gondola style or chaise gondole after the French […]