17 juillet 2012

Small jar with dragon design. Yuan dynasty, 1300-1350.

Small jar with dragon design. Yuan dynasty, 1300-1350. Jingdezhen kilns, south China. Porcelain with bluish (qingbai) glaze, with applied decoration and beading. Width: 6.4 cm. Museum no. FE.96-1975. Sir John Addis gift [2007]. Victoria & Albert Museum, London © V&A Images
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17 juillet 2012

Jar with fish design. Yuan dynasty (1271-1368).

Jar with fish design. Yuan dynasty (1271-1368). Cizhou kilns, north China. Stoneware with decoration cut through the glaze. Height: 24.4 cm. Museum no. C.209-1916 . Sir Percival David gift [2007]. Victoria & Albert Museum, London © V&A Images
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17 juillet 2012

Small lidded jar. Yuan dynasty, 1300-1350. Longquan kilns, south China

Small lidded jar. Yuan dynasty, 1300-1350. Longquan kilns, south China. Stoneware with olive green (celadon) glaze and iron-brown spots. Height: 7 cm. Museum no. C.214-1923 [2007]. Victoria & Albert Museum, London © V&A Images
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17 juillet 2012

Vessel in form of a rhinoceros. Yuan dynasty, 1270-1300. Jingdezhen kilns, south China

Vessel in form of a rhinoceros. Yuan dynasty, 1270-1300. Jingdezhen kilns, south China. Porcelain with bluish (qingbai) glaze. Height: 11.5 cm, Length: 19 cm. Museum no. C.418-1923 [2007]. Victoria & Albert Museum, London © V&A Images Bibliographic References: Kerr, Rose. Song dynasty ceramics. London:V&A Publications, 2004, plate 105 The Yuan (1271-1368) is the dynasty when China was ruled by Mongol emperors. Kilns became bigger to take advantage of economy of scale and were... [Lire la suite]
17 juillet 2012

Figure of seated woman in unglazed porcelain, China, Yuan period, 14th century

Figure of seated woman in unglazed porcelain, China, Yuan period, 14th century. Sir John Addis gift. Museum number: FE.3-1975. Victoria & Albert Museum, London © V&A Images  The Yuan (1271-1368) is the dynasty when China was ruled by Mongol emperors. Kilns became bigger to take advantage of economy of scale and were managed by competent entrepreneurs. Some kilns active in the preceding decades ceased production, but the Longquan, Jun, Cizhou and Jizhou kilns continued their success. Jingdezhen became... [Lire la suite]
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17 juillet 2012

Lobed flower pot. Numbered or Official Jun ware. Ming dynasty, about AD 1368–1435

Lobed flower pot. Stoneware body covered in blue and purple glazes with olive-green on base. Numbered or Official Jun ware 官鈞窯. Juntai, Yuxian, Henan province 河南省, 禹縣, 鈞台. Ming dynasty, about AD 1368–1435. On loan from Sir Percival David Foundation of Chinese Art. PDF 319 © Trustees of the British Museum Height: 174 mm. Diameter: 261 mm. Diameter: 128 mm (base). Jun ware lobed flower-pot. The flower-pot has a grey-brown body with pale blue glaze on the interior and... [Lire la suite]

17 juillet 2012

Lobed flower pot stand. Numbered or Official Jun ware. Ming dynasty, about AD 1368–1435

Lobed flower pot stand. Stoneware body covered in blue and purple glazes with olive-green on base. Numbered or Official Jun ware 官鈞窯.. Juntai, Yuxian, Henan province 河南省, 禹縣, 鈞台. Ming dynasty, about AD 1368–1435. On loan from Sir Percival David Foundation of Chinese Art. PDF 319 © Trustees of the British Museum Height: 63 mm. Diameter: 191 mm. Diameter: 115 mm (base). Jun stoneware flower-pot-stand with six bracket-lobes and three cloud-shaped feet. The flower-pot-stand... [Lire la suite]
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16 juillet 2012

Bust of an Emperor. North China, Ming Dynasty, about AD 1368–1500

Bust of an Emperor. Stoneware, with applied decoration, cream slip and iron-brown painting. North China 中國北部. Ming dynasty, about AD 1368–1500. On loan from Sir Percival David Foundation of Chinese Art. PDF 319 © Trustees of the British Museum Height: 213 mm. Cizhou-type stoneware figure, the bust of an emperor, with a hollow interior. The figure is cream, with the features painted in brown. There is an inscription on the back. This bust is inscribed in iron-brown 大宋光宗皇帝 (Da Song Guangzong... [Lire la suite]
16 juillet 2012

Rectangular flower pot. Numbered or Official Jun ware. Ming dynasty, about AD 1368–1435

Rectangular flower pot. Stoneware body covered in blue and purple glazes with olive-green on base. Numbered or Official Jun ware 官鈞窯. Juntai, Yuxian, Henan province 河南省, 禹縣, 鈞台. Ming dynasty, about AD 1368–1435. On loan from Sir Percival David Foundation of Chinese Art. PDF 96 © Trustees of the British Museum Height: 149 mm. Width: 205 mm. Width: 99 mm (base). Depth: 136 mm (base). Width: 205 mm (mouth). Depth: 165 mm (mouth). Quadrangular Official Jun... [Lire la suite]
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16 juillet 2012

Rectangular flower pot stand. Numbered or Official Jun ware. Ming dynasty, about AD 1368–1435

Rectangular flower pot stand. Stoneware body covered in blue and purple glazes with olive-green on base. Numbered or Official Jun ware 官鈞窯. Juntai, Yuxian, Henan province 河南省, 禹縣, 鈞台. Ming dynasty, about AD 1368–1435. On loan from Sir Percival David Foundation of Chinese Art. PDF 97 © Trustees of the British Museum Height: 53 mm. Width: 182 mm. Width: 153 mm (base). Depth: 114 mm (base). Width: 182 mm (mouth). Depth: 147 mm (mouth). Official Jun stoneware... [Lire la suite]
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