Chinese collection

Item LL 6711
etail of mark on base of vase of item LL 6711
vase on stand of item LL 6711
view of label on base of stand of item LL 6711

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.