Chinese collection

Item LL 6731
detail of vase pattern of item LL 6731
detail of vase pattern of item LL 6731

Accession no: LL 6731
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Vase
Materials: Porcelain with overglaze enamel decoration in famille noire style
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Yongshen (1723-1735 AD)
Measurements: H. 55 cm, DB. 38.3 cm (with stand)

Description: Vase with ovoid body, short slightly contracted neck; painted in enamels on the biscuit in a ground of thick sticky black. On the sides, prunus designs with bamboo and birds repeated; above the base, a border of ju-i-shaped lappets with flying birds on a dotted green ground. On the neck, a trellis design in green interrupted by four panels with floral sprays. Base unglazed.

Literature
R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 396.