Chinese collection

Item LL 6713
side view of vase of item LL 6713
vase on stand of item LL 6713

Accession no: LL 6713
Object type: Ceramic
Name: 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. 58 cm (with stand), DB. 17 cm

Description: Vase, of rouleau form, painted in underglaze blue and famille verte enamels on the biscuit. On the sides are two large panels of mountain landscape with figures, and between them a band of curled scrolls in green with medallions of Shou (longevity) characters and lotus flowers; borders of trefoil pattern enclosing blossoms. On the shoulder and above the base, a blue band with formal flowers in a lozenge pattern. On the neck, panels of landscape and formal flowers.

R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 462.