Vase

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1825

GUSN

GUSN-17253

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

Descriptive Terms

vases
porcelain
painting (coating)
Fitzhugh
Vase

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

13.375 x 8.875 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of William Sumner Appleton

Accession Number

1934.917