A Large Pair of Chinese Floor Standing Temple Jar, Painted with Dragons
A fabulous pair of large temple jars, the lids with flared rims, rising to Dogs of Fo handles, via a domed slope, and stylistically decorated in blue paint, upon a blue underglaze.
The waisted bodies tapering towards to bottom, decorated with flamboyant dragons amongst a stylistic background , and finished towards the base with scrolling waves and a single blue ring, upon a blue underglaze.
The top of the body and the flared rim, both decorated with a geometric design.
The bases are unmarked.
The vases and lids are without damage, there are glaze imperfections in a few areas.
Height including lids - 68cm
Height without lids - 50cm
Diameter - 35cm
Viewing and collection available from The Flock of Arts, Knutsford.