Chinese collection

Item LL 6561

Accession no: LL 6561
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Bottle
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. 28.8 cm, DB. 14 cm

Description: Bottle, one of a pair (to LL 6562), pear-shaped, with tall slender neck. Dark powder-blue ground with three mirror-shaped panels painted in famille verte enamels with vases and symbols, rocks, and flowering plants. Gilt borders on the blue ground.

Literature
R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 480.