Chinese collection

Item LL 6021

Accession no: LL 6021
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Square canister
Materials: Porcelain with underglaze blue decoration
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD)
Measurements: H. 24.7 cm, W. 9.5 cm

Description: Square canister, one of a pair (to LL 6019), with straight side, rounded shoulder, small neck, and cap cover. On two sides, landscapes with water and hills; on the others, growing flowers - lotus and peony - with birds.

Literature
R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 214.