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Jar with lid

late 17th–early 18th century

Porcelain painted in underglaze blue

With lid: 5 1/2 × 2 3/8 × 8 11/16 in. (14 × 6 × 22.1 cm) Stand: 1 1/4 × 2 3/4 in. (3.18 × 6.99 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Bequest of Mrs. William H. Moore
1955.4.142
Geography: 
China
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Kangxi period (1662–1722)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Richard Bennett Collection; Dreicer, New York, 1915; Bequest of Mrs. William H. Moore (1858–1955), New York; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

George J. Lee, Selected Far Eastern Art in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1970), 178, no. 357, ill.

Jane Wildgoose, Promiscuous Assemblage, Friendship and the Order of Things, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale Center for British Art, 2009), 22, no. 107.

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.