Accession no: LL 6711
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Vase and stand
Materials: Porcelain with overglaze enamel decoration in famille verte style
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD)
Measurements: H. 58 cm (with stand), DB. 19 cm
Description: Vase, of rouleau form, painted in famille verte enamels with touches of gildings. On the sides, a court scene with the Emperor holding a reception in a garden pavilion. On the neck, children at play in a garden. On the shoulder, four medallions with formal flowers on a dotted green ground inset with similar flowers. Curved gadroons around the base; hatched borders. Under the base, a gilt dragon design almost obliterated.
R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art , London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 425.