Chinese collection

Item LL 6506

Accession no: LL 6506
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Water vessel with stand
Materials: Porcelain with underglaze dark grey
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD)
Measurements: H. 11.5 cm (with stand), DB. 7.5 cm

Description: Water vessel, in the form of a peach wth stalk handle in low relief. Porcelain with uneven glaze of dull liver colour. Carved wooden stand.

Provenance
S. E. Kennedy collection; his sale, Christie's, 21 June 1916, lot 237. Purchased by Frank Partridge for Lever; £27.6 (for LL 60 & LL 6506); by whom gifted 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. 303.