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Vase

Description

Beaker shaped vase with circular swell at center (related to Chinese Ku-Chou form). Overall orange Fitzhugh decoration of birds, butterflies and flowers drawn in the Chinese manner. Top and bottom border bands of flowers and dots. Inside rim three random flower sprays. Entire design highlighted with gilt over the glaze.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1825
Material
painting (coating)
porcelain
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Fitzhugh
painting (coating)
porcelain
Vase
vases
Dimensions
13.375 x 8.875 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.917
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton
GUSN
17253

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