Jar with paddle-impressed design

Jar of ovoid form with angular shoulder, short neck, rolled lip and recessed base.
Clay: rosy red stoneware with white specks.
Glaze: brown, low gloss; base unglazed.
Decoration: paddled with a band of short horizontal lines on the shoulder, slanting lines on the body.

Historical period(s)
Qing dynasty, 18th-19th century
Medium
Stoneware with thin iron glaze
Style
Cizao-related ware
Dimensions
H x Diam (overall): 44.2 x 36.3 cm (17 3/8 x 14 5/16 in)
Geography
China, Guangdong province, or Fujian province, possibly Cizao kilns
Credit Line
Gift of Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Victor and Takako Hauge
Accession Number
S2005.62
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Jar

Keywords
brown and black glaze, China, Cizao ware, Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911), stoneware, WWII-era provenance
Provenance

From at least 1975 to 2005
Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge [1]

From 2005
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge in 2005

Notes:

[1] Object file. Acquired while Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge were living in Saigon (1972 or 1973 to 1975).

Previous Owner(s)

Victor and Takako Hauge American (1919 - 2013, 1923 - 2015)
Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge (1914-2004) and (died 2000)

Description

Jar of ovoid form with angular shoulder, short neck, rolled lip and recessed base.
Clay: rosy red stoneware with white specks.
Glaze: brown, low gloss; base unglazed.
Decoration: paddled with a band of short horizontal lines on the shoulder, slanting lines on the body.

Published References
  • Marie-France Dupoizat. Recherches sur les Jarres en Asie du Sud-Est. L'École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales, Paris. pp. 425-426.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Ceramics in Mainland Southeast Asia
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum