Chinese collection

Item LL 9518

Accession no: LL 9518
Object type: Jade, Hardstone and Glass
Name: Vase in the form of a magnolia flower with stand
Materials: Amethyst and ebony wood
Place made: China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, 18th Century
Measurements: H. 14.2 cm, W. 7 cm

Description: Vase in the form of a magnolia flower with foliage and bats, and spray of peony.

Provenance
A Lady of Title Collection; her sale, Christie's, 14 March, 1916, lot 66; purchased by Frank Partridge for Lever; £10 (for LL 9500 and LL 9518); by whom gifted the Lady Lever Art Gallery, 1922.

Literature
R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 802.