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Stand

  • Place of origin:

    Jingdezhen (made)

  • Date:

    1662-1722 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in polychrome enamels

  • Credit Line:

    Salting Bequest

  • Museum number:

    C.1068-1910

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Stand of porcelain, square, with four cabriole legs in the form of dragons' heads. Painted in polychrome enamels on the biscuit in the famille verte palette. On top, a square compartment containing peonies among rocks, surrounded by a border of plum blossom and wave diaper and four panels of fruit and flowers in reserve on a brocade diaper ground. Round the sides a continuous pattern of lotus-flowers.

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen (made)

Date

1662-1722 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in polychrome enamels

Dimensions

Height: 9.5 cm, Width: 18.7 cm

Descriptive line

Stand, porcelain painted in polychrome enamels on the biscuit in the famille verte palette, China, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Production Note

Register

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Peonies; Flowers; Plum blossom; Diaper-work; Dragons; Wave pattern; Lotus flowers; Fruit

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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