Art Finder Work of Art Detail  
Item Actions
Ratings (0)
Title

Imperial Dragon Vase

Artist

Artist Unknown (China)

Date

1426-1435

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Imperial Dragon Vase, Artist Unknown (China)
Imperial Dragon Vase: Gallery Label - Current
Details
Comments (0)
Tags (0)
Scale
 
Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Ceramics | Ching-te-ch'en warePorcelain with cobalt blue d├ęcor under a clear glaze
Size: 21 1/2 x 11 7/16 in. (54.6 x 29.1 cm)
Creation Place: China
Culture: China
Style: 15th century, Ming dynasty
Inscriptions: 4-character untranslated inscription, between 2 fantastic heads Hsuan-te mark and period
Physical Description: large blue and white glazed jar with dragon and 4 fantastic heads; wide foot and shoulder; narrow reel mouth
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Ruth and Bruce Dayton
Accession Number: 2001.139.2
Artist:
Role:
Added to Site: February 28, 2009