Chinese collection

Item LL 6440

Accession no: LL 6440
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Jar
Materials: Porcelain with underglaze blue decoration
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD)
Measurements: H. 24 cm, DB. 22.5 cm

Description: Jar with ovoid body, short neck with rounded lip. Painted in hazy blue of violet tone. Garden landscape with pine trees, bamboo, and flowering prunus and a fence. Above is a disc representing the sun. On the neck, bamboo pattern and hatched chevron border. Empty double ring under base.

Literature
R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 23.