Chinese collection

Item LL 6212
Base of vase of item LL 6212
Side of vase of item LL 6212

Accession no: LL 6212
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Pear-shaped vase with bulb
Materials: Porcelain with underglaze powder blue
Place made: China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD)
Measurements: H. 45.3 cm, DB. 19.8 cm

Description: Vase, with pear-shaped body, spreading foot, tall neck with bulb and spreading mouth. Powder-blue ground with panels painted in blue. Two square panels with landscape, two leaf-shaped panels with vases and emblems, two quatrefoil panels with rocks and growing flowers and on the bulb two fan-shaped panels with ricks and growing flowers, inverted. Empty double ring mark 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. 263.