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An image of Funerary vase and cover by Longquan ware

Longquan ware

(China  – )

Title
Funerary vase and cover
Place of origin
Zhejiang ProvinceChina
Period
Song dynasty 960 - 1279 → China
Year
12th century
Media category
Ceramic
Materials used
celadon
Dimensions

20.6 x 11.8 cm:

a - cover; 3.7 x 8.3 cm

b - vase; 17.8 x 11.8 cm

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1979
Accession number
188.1979.a-b
Location
Lower Asian gallery
Bibliography (2)

Jackie Menzies, Three years on: a selection of acquisitions 1978-1981, 'Asian Art', pg. 85-103, Sydney, 1981, 89 (illus.). cat.no. 2

Jackie Menzies, Asian Collection Handbook, Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Early Chinese Art', pg. 18-29, Sydney, 1990, 29 (colour illus.).

Exhibition history (1)

Conversations through the Asian collections, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 25 Oct 2014–05 Sep 2015

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