Chinese for export and German
Decorated by Ignaz Preissler (German, 1676-1741)
Object Place: East Asia, China for export
24.76 cm (9 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Porcelain, with underglaze blue and overglaze iron-red enamel decoration
Not On View
From foot, bulbous shape, fluted; extending into long neck with bulge and flaring lip; chinoiserie decoration in blue and orange with gilt; figures, birds trees. town, scroll and leaf motif.
Ex coll. Count von Kolowrat (according to note from donor, 1969).
Count Alexander Joseph Kolowrat-Krakowsky (1886-1927), heir to large estates in Bohemia. Or possibly his parents, Count Leopold Kolowrat and Nadine Baroness von Huppmann-Valbella.
Bequest of R. Thornton Wilson in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson