Jar with cover, one of a pair with F1992.11a-b

Historical period(s)
Qing dynasty, mid 17th-early 18th century
Medium
Porcelain with cobalt pigment under clear glaze
Style
Jingdezhen ware
Dimensions
H x Diam (assembled): 51.1 × 20.8 cm (20 1/8 × 8 3/16 in)
Geography
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen
Credit Line
Purchase — funds provided by the Friends of Asian Arts and the Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1992.10a-b
On View Location
Freer Gallery 12: The Peacock Room in Blue and White
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Jar

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

To 1992
The Chinese Porcelain Company, New York, NY, to 1992

From 1992
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from The Chinese Porcelain Company in 1992

Previous Owner(s)

The Chinese Porcelain Company Established 1984

Published References
  • Khalil Rizk, Conor Mahony. The Chinese Porcelain Company: A Dealer's Record 1985-2000. New York. p. 106.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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