Chinese collection

Item LL 6507

Accession no: LL 6507
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Vase
Materials: Porcelain with overglaze enamel decoration in famille verte style
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD)
Measurements: H. 25 cm, D. 37.4 cm

Description: Vase, one of a pair (to LL 6508), with baluster body, high shoulder, cylindrical neck, and spreading mouth and base. Yellow-brown ground with designs in famille vert enamels. On the body, rockery pheasants and flowering peony and magnolia, and flying birds; on the neck, a floral spray. Borders of hatched Vandyke and spiral scroll patterns.

Literature
R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 468.