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Candlestick

Candlestick

  • Place of origin:

    Himeji (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1800-1850 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in underglaze blue

  • Museum number:

    365-1877

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case P, shelf 1

Physical description

Candlestick, one of a pair with 365A-1877. Porcelain with clear glaze, painted in underglaze blue with landscapes and other ornament details.

Place of Origin

Himeji (made)

Date

ca. 1800-1850 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in underglaze blue

Marks and inscriptions

'Himeji sei' in underglaze cobalt blue inside base

Dimensions

Height: 37.1 cm, Diameter: 16.2 cm

Descriptive line

Candlestick, one of a pair, porcelain painted in underglaze blue; Japan, Himeji, Edo period, ca. 1800-50

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Blue and white

Subjects depicted

Landscapes

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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