Chinese collection

Item LL 6533

Accession no: LL 6533
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Vase
Materials: Porcelain with underglaze powder blue and overglaze enamel decoration in famille verte style
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD)
Measurements: H. 26.4 cm

Description: Vase, in form of a triple gourd. Dark powder-blue ground with panels painted in famille verte enamels. On the lowest bulb, two mirror-shaped panels with vases and symbols. On the second bulb, two fan-shaped panels with growing flowers.

Literature
R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 478.