Accession no: LL 6712
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Square vase
Materials: Porcelain with overglaze enamel decoration in famille verte style
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD)
Measurements: H. 47.3 cm, DB. 20.2 cm
Description: Square vase with straight sides, tapering downwards, flat shoulders rounded at the corners, and square neck with spreading mouth. Painted in famille verte enamels with scenes from romance. On the shoulders, four panels with black bamboo designs in a green ground diapered with curled scrolls inset with red plum blossoms. On the neck, landscapes.
Bought from Frank Partridge, 7 Nov 1919, £250; for the Hill; LLAG Invoice file No. 92.
R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art , London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 420.