Chinese collection

Item LL 6567
back of vase of item LL 6567

Accession no: LL 6567
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Vase and cover
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. 32 cm, DB. 38.7 cm

Description: Vase, one of a pair (to LL 6566), with slender ovoid body and straight neck. Powder-blue ground with two oblong panels painted in famille verte enamels with vases and symbols, and two leaf-shaped panels with flowering chrysanthemums and peonies inverted. Ormolu mounts on foot and neck. Empty double ring 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. 482.