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Vase

  • Place of origin:

    Jingdezhen (made)

  • Date:

    1662-1722 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in overglaze enamels

  • Credit Line:

    Salting Bequest

  • Museum number:

    C.1280-1910

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 8, shelf 8

Physical description

Vase of porcelain. Beaker-shaped with convex middle. Painted with enamel colours in the famille verte palette, with emblems and furniture of the scholar's table, broken on the shoulder by a band of brocade diaper with four reserve panels typifying the Liberal Accomplishments. Round the foot, plum-blossom and wave diaper.

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen (made)

Date

1662-1722 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in overglaze enamels

Dimensions

Height: 72.4 cm, Diameter: 28.3 cm

Descriptive line

Vase, porcelain painted with overglaze enamels in the famille verte palette, China, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Production Note

Register

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Furniture; Prunus blossoms; Diaper-work; Emblems (symbols)

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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