An extremely rare porcelain vase with a plumed cover, model 112. The colourful Art Nouveau decoration with passion flowers is executed differently on two sides of the vase, and then mirrored on the other two sides. The Rozenburg factory produced only nine copies of this vase, all of them in the year 1900. The vase was on display at the Paris World Exhibition, 1900. The vase is marked with Rozenburg’s green factory mark, the painter’s signature is by Samuel Schellink, the work order number is 373 in the year 1900. Height: 60 cm (23.6 inches)
The Dutch Rijksmuseum has a copy, see:Rijksmuseumand the Dutch royal family has at least one, and another copy is part of the collection of the Musée National de Ceramique in Sèvres (see last photo).
The vase was published (life size, centerfold!) in the Dutch art magazine ‘Origine’ in April 2007 :Origine