Cream jug with cover

Chinese for export
1750–70
Copied after Jan Luyken (Dutch, 1649–1712)


Object Place: East Asia, China for export

Accession Number

51.900a-b

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain

Chinese for export. Pyriform with small baseband, scroll handle, tiny triangular spout. Border of gold & black around rim & edge of domed cover with bud finial. Scene of Crucifixion in black with nails, spears dice & some hats in gold. Black grasses on cover. Set with 51.901-7. H. covered 51/2”

Provenance

By 1941, the Winfield Foundation; 1951, gift of the Winfield Foundation to the MFA.

Credit Line

The Helena Woolworth McCann Collection—Gift of the Winfield Foundation