Jar with cover

Historical period(s)
Qing dynasty, 18th-19th century
Medium
Porcelain with cobalt pigment under clear glaze
Style
Jingdezhen ware
Dimensions
H x Diam (assembled): 43.1 × 25.2 cm (17 × 9 15/16 in)
Geography
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen
Credit Line
Purchase — funds provided by the Mary Livingston Griggs and Mary Griggs Burke Foundation
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1986.21a-c
On View Location
Freer Gallery 12: The Peacock Room in Blue and White
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Jar

Keywords
China, cobalt pigment, flower, Jingdezhen ware, porcelain, Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911), WWII-era provenance
Provenance

To 1985
Trocadéro, Kenny & Higgins Asian Art, Inc., Washington, DC, to 1985

From 1985
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Trocadéro, Kenny & Higgins Asian Art, Inc. in 1985 [1]

Notes:

[1] Transferred from the Study Collection (FSC-P-3451) to the permanent collection on November 14, 1986.

Previous Owner(s)

Trocadéro, Kenny & Higgins Asian Art, Inc.

Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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