Chinese collection

Item LL 6200

Accession no: LL 6200
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Beaker
Materials: Porcelain with underglaze blue decoration
Place made: China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Kangxi Period (1662-1722 AD)
Measurements: H. 51.3 cm, DB. 23.4 cm

Description: Beaker, which belongs to a set of five (two beakers; LL 6199 & LL 6200 and three vases; LL 6201, LL 6202 & LL 6203), with straight side, spreading mouth and base. 'Rose and Ticket' pattern design, consisting of roses and foliage bordered by leaf-shaped lappets with stiff floral designs. Empty double ring under the base.

Provenance
Purchased by Lever from Duveen Brothers, c. 1907, gifted to 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. 208. National Museums & Galleries on Merseyside, The Making of a Gallery - William Hesketh Lever, Collector & Builder, Guide One, Chinese Ceramics, Item No. 30.