Chinese collection

Item LL 6754

Accession no: LL 6754
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. 53 cm, DB. 16.3 cm (with stand)

Description: Beaker, with straight sides, bowl-shaped above the base, and flaring mouth; six mirror-shaped panels, with rocks and flowering plants in famille verte enamels, in black and green borders on brocade ground of floral scrolls in white on coral-red. Under the lip, a green trellis border with panels of flowering plants. Above the base, a band of gadroons and formal flowers. The lip edged with light brown.

R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 435.