Qingbai Ware Model of a Granary

Historical period(s)
Southern Song dynasty, 13th century
Porcelain with transparent pale-blue (qingbai) glaze
Qingbai ware
H x W (overall): 27.9 x 18.3 cm (11 x 7 3/16 in)
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen
Credit Line
Purchase — funds provided by Lois S. Raphling and The Hassan Family Foundation in memory of Dr. David L. Raphling
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Ceramic, Model


China, porcelain, Qingbai ware, Southern Song dynasty (1127 - 1279), tomb, WWII-era provenance

Christie's New York auction purchase, Lot # 102, sale date 9/21/01. Purchased through the bidding of Jim Lally of J. J. Lally, New York.

Myron and Pauline Falk, New York

C. T. Loo, New York, sold December 1949

Previous Owner(s)

Myron S. Falk, Jr. 1906-1992

Published References
  • Zhongguo Taoci Quanji, 16, Song Yuan Qingbaici. Shanghai. cat. 27.
  • Christie's New York Auction Purchase. New York, September 20, 2001. lot 102.
  • The Porcelains of Jingdezhen. Exh. cat. London. p. 19, pl. 10.
  • et al. The Burrell Collection., rev. reprint. London and Glasgow. p. 44, pl. 4.
  • Dated Qingbai Wares of the Song and Yuan Dynasties. Hong Kong. cat. 89, p. 79.
  • Bo Gyllensvard. Chinese Ceramics in the Carl Kempe Collection. Stockholm. cat. 514, p. 160.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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