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Vase and lid

  • Place of origin:

    Jingdezhen (made)

  • Date:

    1736-1795 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in overglaze enamels

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Joseph Henry Jacobs

  • Museum number:

    C.25&A-1950

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 136, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 9, shelf 1 []

Physical description

Vase of baluster-shape and domed lid with flattened knob. Porcelain, painted with overglaze enamels of the famille rose palette, with rings in underglaze blue at foot, shoulder and mouth; the body decorated with cockerels and cockscomb-plants, the neck with flower-sprays, and the shoulder with chrysanthemums reserved in a diapered ground. The lid is similarly decorated.

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen (made)

Date

1736-1795 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in overglaze enamels

Marks and inscriptions

A double ring in underglaze blue on base

Dimensions

Height: 41.3 cm, Diameter: 26 cm

Descriptive line

Vase and lid, porcelain painted with overglaze enamels of the famille rose palette; China (Jingdezhen), Qing dynasty, Qianlong period (1736-1795)

Production Note

label

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Flowers; Cocks (birds); Diaper-work; Chrysanthemum

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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