Vase


Object Place: East Asia, China for export

Dimensions

31.12 cm (12 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

39.68

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

So-called “Lowestoft.” Cylindrical vases, slightly tapered, with flaring rims. Decorated in red-brown & gilt; band at rim, scenic medallions with script IKA (John & Katherine Amory) in sky; rectangular scenic panels below; smaller medallions with birds. Set with 39.70-71. Chinese Export Porcelain.

Provenance

Karolik Collection. 1939, bequest of Miss Susan Weld to the MFA.

Credit Line

The M. and M. Karolik Collection of Eighteenth-Century American Arts