Chinese collection

Item LL 6568

Accession no: LL 6568
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Rouleau 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. 43.6 cm, DB. 19.6 cm

Description: Vase, of rouleau form, with straight neck and spreading mouth. Powder-blue ground with panels painted in famille verte enamels. On the sides, four oblong rectangular panels with flowering plants - lotus, peony, and chrysanthemum. On the shoulders and neck, similar panels with growing flowers. Gilt chrysanthemum scrolls and fret 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. 485.