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American Decorative Arts

Wine Ewer and Cover

1600–1625

Porcelain

7 1/2 × 6 3/4 × 5 3/8in. (19.05 × 17.145 × 13.653 cm)
Gift of Professor Robert George Wheeler, Ph.D. 1955, and Celia Whorf Wheeler
2004.91.4
Geography: 
Made in China
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
17th century
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Purchased by the donor at an auction in Greenwich, Conn.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 2004,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2005): 204.

Art for Yale: Collecting for a New Century, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2007), 43, pl. 16.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.