Chinese double gourd shaped vase, c. 1880. Qing Dynasty.
Chinese porcelain vase, bearing a retrospective four character Kangxi mark, but c. 1880, Qing Dynasty.The double gourd shaped vase, painted in famille verte or wucai enamels, with a scene of a lady gathering funghi, whilst her companion sits at a table holding a large funghi, above a lappet border. The neck decorated with a dignitary being offered fruit by an attendant.
Retrospective underglaze blue four character Kangxi mark to the base, but 19th Century.
Height: 20.3 cm, 9 2/8”.
Width: 11 cm, 4 3/8”
Depth: 11 cm, 4 3/8”.
Condition: Typical minor wear to the enamels. No damage. No restoration.