Chinese collection

Side of vase of item LL 6212
Item LL 6212
Base of vase of item LL 6212

Accession no: LL 6212
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Pear-shaped vase with bulb
Materials: Porcelain with underglaze powder blue
Place made: China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD)
Measurements: H. 45.3 cm, DB. 19.8 cm

Description: Vase, with pear-shaped body, spreading foot, tall neck with bulb and spreading mouth. Powder-blue ground with panels painted in blue. Two square panels with landscape, two leaf-shaped panels with vases and emblems, two quatrefoil panels with rocks and growing flowers and on the bulb two fan-shaped panels with ricks and growing flowers, inverted. Empty double ring mark under the base.

R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 263.