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Item Details
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Culture
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Qing dynasty (1644-1912), Yongzheng mark and period (1723-1735)
Title
Amphora Vase
Work Type
Ceramic
Date
1723-1735
Material
porcelain with celadon glaze
Measurements
Overall: 52.1 cm (20 1/2 in.)
Description
The amphora shape and dragon handles of this vase, seen earlier in the glazed stoneware of the Sui and Tang dynasties (581-907), were revived during the Yongzheng period for achieving "antique-elegance" (guya) in aesthetics as well as technical perfection in ceramic art.
Repository
Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Collection: China - Qing Dynasty
Department: Chinese Art
Gallery: 238 Chinese Ceramics
The Elisabeth Severance Prentiss Collection
Accession Number
Source
Image and original data from The Cleveland Museum of Art
License
Use of this image is in accordance with the Artstor Terms & Conditions
File Properties
File Name
1944.190_full.tif
SSID
24592883

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