Title of Work
Chester Fritz Library, East Asian Room
UND Art Collections Repository
Detailed wooden frame with carved birds, flowers, and vines. Wooden frame extends into base structure with round, turnable details above all 4 legs. Porcelain insert shows colorfully dressed people with horses near a river, surrounded by trees and flowers with mountains in the background. Famille Rose ("pink/rose family") is a type of Chinese porcelain from the 18th century that uses opaque overglaze rose colors which were favored over the translucent famille verte overglaze colors that came before.
Some scratches, repaired minor breaks on lower left and right of wood base, minor cracking upper left, lower right, and back of wood frame,