Box in form of hibiscus blossom and leaves

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Maker(s)
Artist: School of Chen Mingyuan (active late 17th-early 18th century)
Historical period(s)
Qing dynasty, 19th-early 20th century
Medium
Unglazed stoneware
Style
Yixing ware
Dimensions
H x W: 5.3 x 6.5 cm (2 1/16 x 2 9/16 in)
Geography
China, Jiangsu province, Yixing
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1939.73a-c
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Container
Type

Box

Keywords
China, flower, hibiscus, incense, Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911), stoneware, unglazed, WWII-era provenance, Yixing ware
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Tonying and Company

Published References
  • Helen Comstock. Some Examples of I-hsing Pottery. vol. 109, no.483 London, March 1942. p. 76.
  • Pang Yuanji. Hsu chai ming tao tu lu (Xuzhai ming tao tu lu): Catalogue of Chinese Pottery in the Collection of Pang Yuan-chi. 2 vols. Taipei. p. 35.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Whistler's Neighborhood
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum