Very finely painted porcelain planter with birds decor - Porcelain - China - Mid 20th century

Description
Very finely painted porcelain planter with birds decor - Porcelain - China - Mid 20th century
Very good condition, see description - 21×25×25 cm

An excellent porcelain planter, measuring 25cm in diameter and weighing 2.5Kg, very finely painted with Wu Lun pairs of birds in landscape: Pheasants, storks, ducks, magpies, swallows, with calligraphic poem to the reverse. The pairs of birds symbolize the 5 different relationships: Sovereign-Subject, Father-Son, Elder-Younger Brother, Husband-Wife, Friend-Friend, and the Confucian concept admonishing the most respectful way of conducting these relationships. Marked to the underside with apocryphal Qianlong reign mark in iron red.
Estimated age: Circa 1930-1950.

Condition: Very good, no damages or repairs.

This lot will be carefully packaged and sent by registered and insured mail.

Lot details
Object
Very finely painted porcelain planter with birds decor
Material
Porcelain
Period
Mid 20th century
Region/ Country of origin
China
Condition
Very good condition, see description
Dimensions
21×25×25 cm
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