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Asian Art

One of a pair of Famille Verte Covered Jars

late 17th–early 18th century

Da Qing kaolinic porcelain

21 × 12 1/2 in. (53.34 × 31.75 cm)
base: 31 × 9 3/4 in. (78.74 × 24.77 cm)
Gift of Winston F.C. Guest, B.A., 1927
1976.118.2.1
Geography: 
Kiangxi province, China
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Kangxi period (1662–1722)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

John D. Rockefeller, Jr. (1974 - 1960), Nelson Aldrich Rockefeller (1908 - 1979); Winston Frederick Churchill Guest, (1906–1982) New York; gift in 1976 to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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.