Chinese collection

Item LL 6686

Accession no: LL 6686
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Ewer
Materials: Porcelain with overglaze enamel decoration
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD)
Measurements: H. 16.5 cm

Description: Ewer, kettle-shaped, with high arched handle, the sides moulded in bamboo pattern, and three small feet. Painted in famille verte enamels with touches of gliding. On the sides are floral designs in colour in grounds of white, green, aubergine, yellow and red. The handle is decorated with yellow basket pattern.

Literature
R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 443.