- Place where the work was made
- Republic 1912 - 1949 → China
- Media category
- Materials used
- porcelain with iron red, grey and gold enamels
- 6.0 cm diam. of mouth; 19.2 x 11.7 cm
- Gift of Mr J.H. Myrtle 1983
- Not on display
- Accession number
This vase depicts Shoulao the star God of Longevity carrying two of his attributes, a staff and peaches. The mark on the base of the vase refers to a palace in Beijing occupied by General Yuan Shikai from about 1912.
Hepburn Myrtle, 'Late Imperial Chinese Porcelain', AGNSW, 1980, p.41.
Where the work was made
Shown in 1 exhibition
Late Chinese Imperial Porcelain, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 02 Aug 1980–21 Sep 1980
Referenced in 1 publication
J. Hepburn Myrtle, Late Chinese Imperial Porcelain, Sydney, 1980, 7, 41 (illus.). cat.no. 63