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Asian Art

Cup and Cupstand

11th–12th century

Porcelain with pale blue glaze (Qingbai ware)

Cup and stand: 3 7/16 × 5 1/2 in. (8.8 × 13.97 cm)
Cup: 1 3/4 × 4 in. (4.45 × 10.16 cm)
Cup stand: 1 11/16 × 5 1/2 in. (4.29 × 13.97 cm)
Gift of the Koo Liong Bing Collection
2015.72.1a-b
Geography: 
China
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Northern Song dynasty (960–1127)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

David Priestly, London, October 2000; Siu Ling Koo, The Netherlands; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Rose Kerr, Song through 21st Century Eyes: Yaozhou and Qingbai Ceramics (Dreumel, Netherlands: Meijering Art Books, 2009), 344–45, fig. 3–48.

“Acquisitions 2015,” http://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2015_updated%2012_16_15.pdf (accessed December 1, 2015).

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.