Foliate Vase Maker: Unknown


Stoneware with carved decoration under green glaze (Yaozhou ware)


5 1/4 × 2 7/8 in. (13.3 × 7.3 cm)

Credit Line

Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Bequest of Mrs. William H. Moore

Accession Number



Northern Song dynasty (960–1127)


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Otto Burchard, New York, 1930; Bequest of Mrs. William H. Moore (1858–1955), New York; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.
  • Handbook of the Collections, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1992), 293, ill
  • Yutaka Mino and Katherine R. Tsiang, Ice and Green Clouds: Traditions of Chinese Celadon (Bloomington, Ind.: Indianapolis Museum of Art, 1986), 144, fig. 54
  • Zhao Cao, Chinese Connoisseurship: The Ko Ku Yao Lun, the Essential Criteria of Antiquities (New York: Praeger, 1971), pl. 236
  • Gordon B. Washburn, Masterpieces of Asian Art in American Collections II, exh. cat. (New York: Intercultural Arts Press, 1970), 82
  • George J. Lee, Selected Far Eastern Art in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1970), 25, no. 35
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Object/Work type

stoneware, vases

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