Chinese collection

Item LL 6264

Accession no: LL 6264
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Flower pot
Materials: Porcelain with overglaze enamel decoration in famille noire style
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, 18th Century
Measurements: H. 22.3 cm, D. 40.2 cm

Description: Hexagonal flower-pot, one of a pair (to LL 6263), with bowl-shaped body, flat rim, deep base with pierced sides. Coarsely painted with flowers in famille rose colours in a black ground diapered with green foliage scrolls. Red edges.

R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 392.