Chinese collection

Item LL 6474

Accession no: LL 6474
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. 75.2 cm, DB. 24.8 cm

Description: Vase, of rouleau form, with cylindrical body, tall cylindrical neck, and sharply spreading mouth. Painted in blue of fine quality with design of pheasants on rocks, flowering plants - magnolia, prunus, peony, etc. - and birds. On the neck, two bands of various patterns, key fret, silkworm scroll, ju-i heads, etc., and a band of crosses and dots.

Literature
R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 168.