Vase with design of deer in a landscape

Historical period(s)
Qing dynasty, Kangxi reign, 1662-1722
Medium
Porcelain with cobalt pigment under clear glaze
Style
Jingdezhen ware
Dimensions
H x Diam: 46.1 × 20.8 cm (18 1/8 × 8 3/16 in)
Geography
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen
Credit Line
Purchase — funds provided by the Women's Committee of the Smithsonian Associates
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1986.4a-b
On View Location
Freer Gallery 12: The Peacock Room in Blue and White
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Vase

Keywords
China, cloud, cobalt pigment, crane, deer, Jingdezhen ware, landscape, porcelain, Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911), WWII-era provenance
Provenance

S. N. Ferris Luboshez (1896-1984) [1]

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 [2]

Notes:

[1] According to information in the object record.

[2] Transferred from the Freer Study Collection (FSC-P-3448) to the Permanent Collection on November 14, 1986.

Previous Owner(s)

Trocadéro, Kenny & Higgins Asian Art, Inc.
S.N. Ferris Luboshez 1896-1984

Published References
  • introduction by Jane Tilley Griffin. Chinese Art from the Ferris Luboshez Collection. Exh. cat. College Park, Maryland. cat. 150.
  • Shirley H. Ganse. Chinese Ceramics: Art and Technology. Exh. cat. Atlanta. cat. 66.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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