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    Porcelain vase with high rounded shoulders. Decorated with flower sprays and leaves in underglaze red and overglaze green and black enamels.

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    • 1662-1722
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    • Height: 87 millimetres
    • Diameter: 91 millimetres
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        reign mark
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        Six-character Kangxi mark in underglaze blue on the base
  • Curator's comments

    Published PDF date : Qing Kangxi 1662-1722Room 95 label text:

    PDF B702

    Vase with flower spays

    This vase is very unusual. It is painted with underglaze copper-red flowers with overglaze green leaves and stem with fine black line details. There is a six-character Kangxi mark in underglaze blue on the base.

    Porcelain with underglaze cobalt-blue, underglaze copper-red and overglaze green and black enamels
    Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
    Qing dynasty, Kangxi mark and period, AD 1662–1722


  • Bibliography

    • Lady David 1973 no.B702 not included bibliographic details
    • Medley 1978 p.47, no.150 bibliographic details
    • Scott 1991 p.59, no.B702 bibliographic details
    • Feng 2006 p.77, no.B702 bibliographic details
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Porcelain vase with high rounded shoulders. Decorated with flower sprays and leaves in underglaze red and overglaze green and black enamels.

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