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Vase

  • Place of origin:

    Jingdezhen (made)

  • Date:

    1730-1750 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in overglaze enamels, with gilt metal mount

  • Credit Line:

    Salting Bequest

  • Museum number:

    C.1455-1910

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Vase of porcelain. Of baluster form, cut down at neck and fitted with a gilt metal mount. Black ground. Painted with enamel colours in the famille rose palette with an emperor accompanied by three attendants praying to the goddess Guanyin, who is seen upon a cloud. Diaper borders.

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen (made)

Date

1730-1750 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in overglaze enamels, with gilt metal mount

Dimensions

Height: 23.5 cm, Diameter: 11.7 cm

Descriptive line

Vase, porcelain painted with overglaze enamels, with gilt metal mount, China, Qing dynasty

Production Note

label

Materials

Porcelain; Metal

Techniques

Painted; Glazed; Mounted

Subjects depicted

Attendants; Diaper-work

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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