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Asian Art

Pair of Porcelain Vases

18th century

Porcelain with famille rose enamels, carved ivory stands

7 7/8 in. (20 cm) other: 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm)
Gift of Dr. Yale Kneeland, Jr., B.A. 1922
1956.42.10.a-b
Geography: 
China
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Qianlong period (1736–95)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Imperial Collection, Peking; Ton-ying, New York, 1930

Bibliography: 

George J. Lee, Selected Far Eastern Art in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1970), 34, no. 53, ill.

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