Jais Nielsen, ‘Incense burner with phoenix theme’, 1924, Gallery BAC

ncense burner by Jais Nielsen (1885-1961) with hand-carved phoenix and flame finial, lion paw feet, and hand-painted hunting scene, in stoneware with craqueleur glaze with blue over-glazing and sgraffito guilloche pattern

Signature: Triple wave mark for RC, signed “JAIS,” and dated 8-1-24

Manufacturer: Royal Copenhagen

About Jais Nielsen

Danish, April 23, 1885 - November 8, 1961, Copenhagen, Denmark