Chinese collection

Item LL 6515
two vases - LL 6515 and LL 6516

Accession no: LL 6515
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Vase
Materials: Porcelain with underglaze powder blue decoration
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD)
Measurements: H. 45 cm, Wooden Stand: H. 6.7 cm

Description: Vase, one of a pair (to LL6516), of rouleau form, with cylindrical body and neck, and spreading mouth. Powder-blue ground with panels painted in blue. On the body, two large panels with vases and emblems, and between them two mirror-shaped panels with hares in landscape, and two leaf-shaped panels with rocks, growing flowers, and butterflies.

Literature
R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 250.