Chinese collection

Item LL 6749

Accession no: LL 6749
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Cylindrical jar and cover
Materials: Porcelain with overglaze enamel decoration in famille verte style
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD)
Measurements: H. 61.5 cm, DB. 21 cm (with stand)

Description: Jar, cylindrical, with contracted neck. Painted in Rose and Ticket pattern reversed in blue, green and yellow on coral-red ground. The pendent designs are bordered in blue with light green ground, enclosing flowers in red with white foliage. Peony scrolls on the body and neck. Flattened dome-shaped cover added.

Literature
R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 438A.