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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 and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Salting Bequest

  • Museum number:

    C.1296-1910

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Vase of porcelain. Square body with high shoulder and swelling mouth. Green dotted ground. Painted in two other shades of green, manganese-purple, yellow, red, blue enamel and black. The ground is broken by flowers and butterflies and has on each side two panels in reserve with scenes of court or domestic life. On the shoulder flowers and butterflies. On the neck four incense burners.

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen (made)

Date

1662-1722 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in overglaze enamels and gilded

Marks and inscriptions

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Dimensions

Height: 49.8 cm, Width: 14.6 cm

Descriptive line

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

Production Note

Register

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Glazed; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Incense burners; Figures; Butterflies; Flowers

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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