Chinese collection

Item LL 6372

Accession no: LL 6372
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Jar and cover
Materials: Porcelain with underglaze blue decoration
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD)
Measurements: H. 45.5 cm, DB. 19.5 cm

Description: Jar, which belongs to a set of five (with LL 6372, LL 6373, LL 6374 & LL 6375), lightly moulded, with leaf-shaped panels. Designs, the Eight Immortals, ladies with musical instruments and ladies in garden. Sprays of flowers in the spaces. Mark of the Jiajing period (1522-1566 AD), but the jar is of Kangxi date.

Literature
R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 31.