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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

  • Credit Line:

    Salting Bequest

  • Museum number:

    C.1467-1910

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 14, shelf 4

Physical description

Vase of porcelain. Club-shaped. Red ground with reserved panels painted in the famille rose palette with chrysanthemums, peonies, lotuses, ducks, crabs, fishes and other subjects, some panels being accompanied by poems.

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen (made)

Date

1736-1795 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in overglaze enamels

Dimensions

Weight: 2.87 kg, Height: 38.4 cm, Diameter: 17.8 cm

Descriptive line

Vase, porcelain painted with overglaze enamels in the famille rose palette, China, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period (1736-1795)

Production Note

Register

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Chrysanthemum; Peonies; Crab (crustacean); Lotus flowers; Ducks (birds); Fish

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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