Chinese collection

Item LL 6111
side view of vase of item LL 6111

Accession no: LL 6111
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Rouleau vase
Materials: Porcelain with overglaze enamel decoration in famille verte style
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD)
Measurements: H. 71.5 cm, DB. 24 cm

Description: Vase, one of a pair (to LL 6112), of rouleau form, with tall neck and slightly spreading mouth (ground down). Painted in famille verte enamels with gilding. Design, a pavilion in a pleasure-garden with lotus pond, bridges, etc., men and ladies at tables, and children at play. On the neck, playing children and landscape. Empty double ring under the base.

Literature
R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 448.