Art

Flower Vase in the Form of an Archaic Bronze 'Zun' Wine Beaker with Dragon-and-Wave Decor

detail of dragon head and waves

detail of domed base

To save your search or Lightbox, log in or create an account

Flower Vase in the Form of an Archaic Bronze 'Zun' Wine Beaker with Dragon-and-Wave Decor, perhaps Chenghua period (1465-1487)
Vessel
Chinese
,
15th-16th century
Ming dynasty, 1368-1644
Creation Place: Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province, China
Blue-and-white ware: porcelain with decoration painted in underglaze cobalt blue
H. 22.0 x Diam. 15.0 cm (8 11/16 x 5 7/8 in.)
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Bequest of David Berg, Esq.
, 1999.230.7
Exhibition History
A Decade of Collecting: Asian Acquisitions 1990-1999, Harvard University Art Museums, Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 03/11/2000 - 11/05/2000
Streams and Mountains without End: Landscape Paintings from China, Korea, and Japan, Harvard University Art Museums, Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 11/25/2000 - 08/26/2001
Plum, Orchid, Chrysanthemum, and Bamboo: Botanical Motifs and Symbols in East Asian Painting, Harvard University Art Museums, Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 07/06/2002 - 01/05/2003
Downtime, Harvard University Art Museums, Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 04/28/2007 - 04/20/2008
Re-View: S228-230 Arts of Asia, Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 05/31/2008 - 11/23/2008