Chinese collection

Item LL 60
bottom of stand of item LL 60

Accession no: LL 60
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Water vessel in the form of a peach on ivory stand
Materials: Porcelain with streaky lavender glaze
Place made: Guangdong province (Shiwan), China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Qianlong (1736-1795 AD)
Measurements: H. 9.5 cm, DB. 8.6 cm

Description: Water vessel, in the form of a peach with streaky lavender glaze imitating Song (960-1279 AD) ware. Ivory stand, mounted on wood.

Provenance
S. E. Kennedy collection; his sale, Christie's, 21 June 1916, lot 237. Purchased by Frank Partridge for Lever; £27.6 (for LL 60 & LL 6506); by whom gifted the Lady Lever Art Gallery, 1922.

Literature
R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 293.