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Vase

Chinese for export. Covered vase. Curved body tapering to splayed foot around which is applied free-standing gilded scroll work. Medallion of gold lines encloses flower sprays in rose and mulberry, front and back. Rose-colored sprigs on sides. Domed cover, pointed knob finial, does not match.

Provenance

By 1941, the Winfield Foundation; 1951, gift of the Winfield Foundation to the MFA.

Credit Line

The Helena Woolworth McCann Collection—Gift of the Winfield Foundation

Chinese,

Accession Number

51.803a-b

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain