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Medium:
Porcelain with celadon glaze; wooden stand
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 5.7 x 22.2 x 6.7 cm (2 1/4 x 8 3/4 x 2 5/8 in)
Style:
Jingdezhen ware
Type:
Container
Origin:
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province, China
Date:
1735-1795
Period:
Qing dynasty, Qianlong reign mark and period
Description:
Monochrome - celadon.
Body: fine white porcelain.
Glaze: transparent, pale celadon green.
Decoration: delicate slip painting of dragon among clouds on top, interlocking scrolls on sides; incised thunder pattern on sides of cover.
Reign mark on base.
Marks:
Reign-mark in 6 seal characters in underglaze blue on base.
Collection:
Freer Gallery of Art Collection
Exhibition History:
Chinese Ceramics (March 15, 1982 to July 10, 1986)
Chinese Art (March 9, 1981 to March 12, 1982)
Chinese Ceramics (May 9, 1980 to March 6, 1981)
Chinese Ceramics (April 11, 1978 to September 4, 1980)
Bicentennial Exhibition: Chinese Art (December 5, 1975 to November 10, 1976)
Chinese Art (January 1, 1963 to March 6, 1981)
Centennial Exhibition, Gallery 13 (November 10, 1955 to March 1, 1957)
Topic:
dragon  Search this
Jingdezhen ware  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
writing  Search this
China  Search this
porcelain  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
reign mark  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1955.15a-c
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Related Online Resources:
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3d704d72e-f786-4dbb-b6a6-4506b6c1ef1c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1955.15a-c