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Asian Art

Water Pot with Dragon Medallions

late 17th–early 18th century

Porcelain with incised decoration under peach-bloom glaze

3 1/2 × 4 15/16 in. (8.9 × 12.5 cm)
Gift of Dr. Yale Kneeland, Jr., B.A. 1922
Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Kangxi period (1662–1722)
Containers - Ceramics

See Sotheby's Sale #5791, 11/29/88 Lots 224, 225.See Sotheby's Hong Kong Sale, 11/15-16/88, lots 290, 291


David Ake Sensabaugh, The Scholar as Collector: Chinese Art at Yale, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2004), 22, 36, 45, no. 70.

Handbook of the Collections, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1992), 284, ill.

George J. Lee, Selected Far Eastern Art in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1970), 177, no. 354, ill.

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