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Vase

English
1749–52
Made at Chelsea Manufactory (England, active 1745-1769)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

14.5 x 8.6 cm (5 11/16 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1988.824

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

On View

Alan and Simone Hartman Galleries (Gallery 241)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

One of a pair of cylindrical vases with everted rims and double lion-head-mask handles. Decorated in Kakiemon style with banded hedges and poppy sprays on one side, bouquets of Asian-style flowers on the other. Scattered single small flowers in red, green, and blue enamels.

Markings

Raised anchor mark

Provenance

By 1988, Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz; 1988, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz. (Accession date: November 30, 1988)

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection