An Unusual Pair of Famille Rose Tall-Necked Peach and Phoenix Vase

Four-Character Iron-Red Seal Marks of Yuan Shikai, 1915-1916

14 inches high


Each of elongated tear-drop shape with tall slender neck and flaring rim, painted in mirror image in a continuous scene around the body with a large fruiting peach tree rising from stylized rockwork with lingzhi, narcissus and berried bushes, a long-tailed stylized phoenix in the branches above.