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Covered Vase (Meiping)

18th century

Porcelain painted with underglaze red

12 3/8 × 6 5/8 in. (31.4 × 16.8 cm)
Gift of Dr. Yale Kneeland, Jr., B.A. 1922
1956.42.5a-b
Geography: 
China
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Bibliography: 

George J. Lee, Selected Far Eastern Art in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1970), 32, no. 49, ill.

Mimi Gardner Gates, The Communion of Scholars: Chinese Art at Yale, exh. cat. (New York: China House Gallery, 1982), 86–88, no. 38, ill.

Handbook of the Collections, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1992), 295, ill.

David Ake Sensabaugh, The Scholar as Collector: Chinese Art at Yale, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2004), 22, 43, no. 35, fig. 14.

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