Pair of Chinese enamel vases decorated with traditional birds and flowers
Chinese, 20th Century
Height 79cm, diameter 44cm
These large ovoid shaped vases are decorated in cloisonné enamel with floral and ornithological scenes, the bodies with outward flaring necks and set on a dark blue ground with Chinese motifs. The flowers depicted include camelias, chrysanthemums, lotus blossoms and peonies. With gilded areas to separate the different sections of each vases. The pair are exceptional examples of Chinese decorative design.