Vases (2)

Vases (2)
Title
Vases (2)
Date 
1865-1880
Medium 
Porcelain
Dimensions 
Overall: 31 x 13 in. ( 78.7 x 33 cm )
Description 
Pair of porcelain vases with long neck and flared rim; two large panels on body and two smaller panels on neck with brocade borders containing river and island scenes with boats, birds, trees, flowers, and figures in lavish costumes executed in polychrome enamel; border of cherry blossom boughs on outside of rim and scrolling floral pattern on inside; blue band with birds and flowers at base.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John V. Irwin, 1929
Object Number 
1396-1397
Marks 
typed: tag attached: "....from John V. Irwin, 130 East 67th Street"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group