Covered Box

Covered Box

典藏者
The Walters Art Museum
詳細資料

This white porcelain box is painted inside and out with underglaze cobalt blue designs. The interior of both the bottom and lid depict a peach tree, symbol of longevity, and peonies, symbolic of love, affection, and feminine beauty. The branches of the peach tree extend to cover the inner sides of the box. The exterior is covered in floral patterns of leaves and blossoms. Diamond diaper patterns frame panels of floral scrolls on the sides. Stylized clouds scrolls appear on the stepped base for the bottom portion of the box.

詳細資料

主要名稱
Covered Box
典藏者
The Walters Art Museum
內容描述

This white porcelain box is painted inside and out with underglaze cobalt blue designs. The interior of both the bottom and lid depict a peach tree, symbol of longevity, and peonies, symbolic of love, affection, and feminine beauty. The branches of the peach tree extend to cover the inner sides of the box. The exterior is covered in floral patterns of leaves and blossoms. Diamond diaper patterns frame panels of floral scrolls on the sides. Stylized clouds scrolls appear on the stepped base for the bottom portion of the box.

物件類別
文物
其他內容描述
印記: 

[Reign Mark] In underglaze blue: da ming wan li nian zhi

取得方式: 

Yanamaka Sale, American Art Galleries, 1912, no. 11; Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; by bequest to Walters Art Museum, 1931.

尺寸: 

高:4 3/8 × 直徑:8 3/4 英吋 (11.1 × 22.2 公分)

材質: 

陶瓷

類型: 
技術: 

釉下彩

色彩: 

underglaze blue

創建時間
創建時間: 
1573~1619
創建地點
創建地點: 
中國
貢獻者
前藏家: 
Henry Walters
提供者: 
識別碼
Walters 49.2294
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