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Vase

  • Place of origin:

    Jingdezhen (made)

  • Date:

    1736-1795 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in overglaze enamels and underglaze blue, with applied design

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by W. H. Cope, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    603B-1903

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Vase of porcelain, bulbous body with long neck. Round the body are applied four horned animal masks. The surface between them is painted in doucai style with overglaze polychrome enamels and underglaze blue, with flowers on scrolled leafy stems. Round the neck and foot are bands of conventional floral and other ornament.

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen (made)

Date

1736-1795 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in overglaze enamels and underglaze blue, with applied design

Dimensions

Height: 27 cm, Diameter: 15.2 cm

Descriptive line

Vase, porcelain painted in doucai style with overglaze enamels and underglaze blue, China, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period (1736-1795)

Production Note

from label

Materials

Porcelain; Cobalt oxide

Techniques

Painted; Glazed; Applied

Subjects depicted

Scrolling foliage; Flowers; Animals

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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