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Vase

  • Place of origin:

    Jingdezhen (made)

  • Date:

    1760-1780 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in underglaze blue and overglaze enamels and gilt

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Mr W. G. Gulland

  • Museum number:

    C.345-1931

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 13, shelf 6

Physical description

Vase of porcelain, decorated with two large panels in reserve edged with a floral pattern in underglaze blue against a gold brocade background, with smaller reserves with European port scene. One panel contains a scene of a lady with attendants and children in a garden being offered a citrus fruit by a richly dressed young man, the other with a lady and attendant and three children walking beside a lake.

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen (made)

Date

1760-1780 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in underglaze blue and overglaze enamels and gilt

Dimensions

Weight: 1.93 kg, Height: 38.7 cm

Descriptive line

Vase, porcelain painted in underglaze blue and overglaze enamels and gilt, China (Jingdezhen), Qing dynasty, 18th century

Production Note

label

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Glazed; Painted; Gilt

Subjects depicted

Figures; Floral patterns; Lakes; Ports

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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