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Pillow

Artist

Li Family Workshop

Date

12th-13th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G204
Pillow, Li Family Workshop
Pillow: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Ceramics | Tz’u-chou wareStoneware with painted designs on white slip
Size: 6 1/4 x 17 1/16 x 7 3/16 in. (15.88 x 43.34 x 18.26 cm)
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Style: 12th-13th century, Sung-Chin dynasty
Inscriptions: Stamp Cartouche with 3 characters and 2 flowers, on bottom
Physical Description: Rectangular ceramic pillow; white glaze with brown design depicting 7 standing men facing left in an outdoor setting on top; large flowers at left and right edges, floral sprays at left, right and back sides and bamboo on front
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Ruth and Bruce Dayton
Accession Number: 99.67.1
Artist: Li Family Workshop
Role: Artist
Nationality: Chinese
Added to Site: February 28, 2009