American Decorative Arts

Tureen with Lid

ca. 1835

Porcelain with cobalt underglaze decoration

Tureen with lid: 8 1/8 x 12 3/4 x 8 1/2 in. (20.6 x 32.4 x 21.6 cm) Tureen: 5 1/4 x 12 3/4 x 8 1/4 in. (13.3 x 32.4 x 21 cm) Lid: 3 1/4 x 11 3/4 x 8 1/2 in. (8.3 x 29.8 x 21.6 cm)
Transferred from Yale University
2017.110.1a-b
Culture: 
Chinese for the export market
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramic
Geography: 
Made in China
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Mrs. Noah Porter (née Mary Taylor, 1813–1888) Farmington and later New Haven, Connecticut. George Dudley Seymour (1859–1948), New Haven, Connecticut; by gift in 1923 to Laura Hadley (1899–1989) upon her marriage to Nicholas Moseley (1898–1987), New Haven, Connecticut. By transfer from Woodbridge Hall to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut, 2017

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2017–June 30, 2018,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/bulletin/Pub-Bull-acquisitions-2018.pdf (accessed December 1, 2018).

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.