Description & Technical information

Ming Dynasty
Dutch or Portuguese Market
A large Chinese porcelain baluster vase and cover decorated in underglaze blue with panels of Chinese sages and attendants on a floral ground, the cover with double lobed knop. A jar of this size and shape is unusual for this date - especially with the double lobed knop to the cover.

Date:  1572-1620
Period:  1400-1600, 1600-1750, 16th Century, 17th century
Origin:  China
Medium: porcelain
Dimensions: 46 cm (18¹/₈ inches)
Categories: Oriental and Asian Art