Chinese collection

Item LL 6746

Accession no: LL 6746
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Beaker
Materials: Porcelain with overglaze enamel decoration in famille verte style
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD)
Measurements: H. 45.5 cm, DB. 23 cm

Description: Beaker, with ovoid body, straight neck with flaring mouth, and spreading base. Decorated with peony scrolls and phoenixes painted in white on coral-red ground. Green hatched band at base of neck; red hatched borders at mouth and above base. Empty double ring under the base.

Literature
R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 436.