Chinese collection

Item LL 6025

Accession no: LL 6025
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Vase
Materials: Porcelain with underglaze blue decoration
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD)
Measurements: H. 23.8 cm, DB. 11.3 cm

Description: Vase, one of a pair (to LL 6050), of slender oval form, with straight neck and dome-shaped cover (LL 6026). On the sides, a garden scene with rocks and plantain trees. Two ladies seated at a table playing checkers, another approaching with a musical instrument. Rock and flowering plants on the neck. Mark, a leaf.

Literature
R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 195.