Chinese collection

Item LL 6523
side view of vase of item LL 6523
view of base of vase of item LL 6523

Accession no: LL 6523
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Beaker
Materials: Porcelain with underglaze powder blue decoration
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD)
Measurements: H. 47.4 cm, DB. 22.6 cm

Description: Beaker with baluster body, tall straight neck, and flaring mouth. Powder-blue ground with panels painted in blue. On the body, square panels with horseman in landscape, mirror-shaped panels with rock and flowering plants, and leaf-shaped panel with fish and water weeds. On the neck, a leaf-shaped panel with lilies and reeds, and a fan-shaped panel with blossoming prunus. Empty double ring mark under the base.

Literature
R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 260.