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Vase

  • Place of origin:

    Jingdezhen (made)

  • Date:

    1662-1722 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain with relief decoration, painted in coloured glazes

  • Credit Line:

    Salting Bequest

  • Museum number:

    C.1045-1910

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 9, shelf 6

Physical description

Vase of porcelain, hexagonal with convex middle. Painted in yellow, manganese-purple, black, white and two shades of green. Round the middle, panels of crossed thunderbolts on a trellis diaper ground; lotus petals in relief and rows of plantain leaves on trellis diaper.

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen (made)

Date

1662-1722 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain with relief decoration, painted in coloured glazes

Dimensions

Height: 22.9 cm, Diameter: 12.7 cm

Descriptive line

Vase, porcelain with relief decoration, painted in coloured glazes; China (Jingdezhen), Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Kerr, Rose and Luisa E. Mengoni Chinese Export Ceramics London: V&A Publishing, 2011, p.33, pl.32

Production Note

Register

Materials

Porcelain; Glaze

Techniques

Painted; Relief

Subjects depicted

Foliation (pattern); Diaper-work; Lotus petal

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain; Vases

Collection

East Asia Collection

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