Pottery Chinese Export, Chinese
  • Beaker Vase (Gu)
Date ca. 1700
Medium porcelain, underglaze blue
Dimensions Overall: 20 1/8 × 9 1/2 inches (51.1 × 24.1 cm)
Credit Line Museum Purchase, Robert H. Tannahill Foundation Fund
Accession Number 2018.23.1
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
Not On View
Marks Kangxi mark, on underside of bottom, in underglaze blue: [artemisia leaf mark within a double ring]
by 1900 or earlier, Von Essen family (Stockholm, Sweden);
November 24-26, 1991, (Bukowskis, Stockholm, Sweden) lot 1325;
(Chinese Porcelain Company, New York, New York, USA);
by 2000, private collection;
consigned to (Ralph M. Chait Galleries, New York, New York, USA);
2018-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)