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Asian Art

Water Pot

late 17th–early 18th century

Porcelain with peach-bloom glaze

3 1/2 × 4 15/16 in. (8.9 × 12.5 cm)
Gift of Dr. Yale Kneeland, Jr., B.A. 1922
1958.88.25
Geography: 
China
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Kangxi period (1662–1722)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

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

Bibliography: 

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

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

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.

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.