Chinese collection

Item LL 6467
back of vase of item LL 6467
marks on base of vase of item LL 6467

Accession no: LL 6467
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Vase
Materials: Porcelain with underglaze blue decoration
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD)
Measurements: H. 39.9 cm, DB. 17.6 cm

Description: Vase with straight neck. Design of a court scene with ladies, one dancing, other making music in front of a pavilion with garden surroundings and a large plantain tree. On the neck, flowering sprays and vandyke borders. Cover missing. Mark of a leaf under the base.

Provenance
Purchased by Lever from James Orrock between 1903 and 1912, 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. 63.