Chinese collection

Item LL 6747

Accession no: LL 6747
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Vase and cover
Materials: Porcelain with overglaze enamel decoration in famille verte style
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dyansty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD)
Measurements: H. 64.6 cm, DB. 32.8 cm (with stand)

Description: Vase, with ovoid body, short slightly contracted neck, and dome-shaped cover. Painted with Rose and Ticket design with foliage in white on coral-red ground, with green borders. Cover to match, with lion knob enamelled in green, yellow and aubergine on the biscuit. 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. 433.