An image of Vase

Jingdezhen ware

(China  – )

Vase

Location
Not on display
Further information

The medium description of this vase is egg shell porcelain with enamel decoration. The potting is extremely thin, probably less than 1 mm. This type of fragile glassy porcelain was the result of technical innovations introduced at Jingdezhen early this century.

Hepburn Myrtle, 'Late Chinese Imperial Porcelain', AGNSW, 1980.

Place of origin
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi Province, China
Period
China: Republic 1912–1949
Year
1920s-1930s
Media
Ceramic
Medium
egg shell porcelain with enamel decoration
Dimensions
8.4 cm diam. of mouth; 25.4 x 15.7 cm
Credit
Bequest of Alan Renshaw 1975
Accession number
290.1975