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Antique Chinese Pair of Canton Rose Phoenix Birds

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Directory: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Porcelain: Pre 1950: Item # 1206198
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Beautiful pair of canton rose phoenix birds with pink, blue, lavender, green and yellow feathers. The phoenix stands on one leg with the other leg atop a chrysanthemum bush. The chrysanthemums are pink and blue. The porcelain body is beautifully modeled, with excellent detail and feathers individually modeled and a delicate tongue with red tinting. Spattered pink glaze on chest and under wing. Slight dimpling on the cockscomb. Square impressed stamp. Age: Republic period (c. 1950) Size: 14" tall.