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view 2006au9562 jpg s Unknown White, Helen. <u>Snuff Bottles from China</u>. London: Bamboo Publishing Ltd in association with... EAS Salting Bequest 1812-12-31 1760-01-01 1760-1812 (made) Height: 6.0 cm China, room 44 10333 2014-08-29T19:54:56.000Z 2014-08-29T19:54:56.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 65 104.165649 'Su Wu fang yang' 'Su Wu tending sheep' Glass, nephrite [Stopper] Blue and pink glass, coloured to immitate rose quartz [Snuff bottle] Pale and dark grey nephrite jade, carved in relief C.1802&A-1910 c18021910 O7378 Snuff bottle 1 The bottle is an oval flattened flask form carved in relief from pale and dark grey nephrite jade... China 2006AU9562 Snuff is powdered tobacco, usually blended with aromatic herbs or spices. The habit of... 3 VA snuff-bottle-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z carving 1812 1760 view
view 2006ap8747 jpg s Unknown White, Helen. <u>Snuff Bottles from China</u>. London: Bamboo Publishing Ltd in association with... EAS Salting Bequest 1795-12-31 1736-01-01 1736-1795 (made) Snuff bottle, blue glass inlaid with coloured stones and pearl, China, 1736-1795. Height: 7.0 cm China, room 44 Historical significance: This inlaid monochrome glass is comparable with inlaid ivory pieces... 10799 2014-08-29T19:57:12.000Z 2014-08-29T19:57:12.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 65 104.165649 Glass, mother of pearl, turquoise, coral, lapis lazuli, Jasper, amber [Snuff bottle] Blue glass with inlay decoration of mother of pearl, lapis lazuli, jasper, amber and coral [Stopper] Carved coral and turquoise C.1573&A-1910 c15731910 O7913 Snuff bottle 1 The monochrome glass and the style of the decoration both suggest an eighteenth century... China 2006AP8747 Snuff is powdered tobacco, usually blended with aromatic herbs or spices. The habit of... 3 VA snuff-bottle-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z carving, inlay (process) 1795 1736 view
view 2006av0739 jpg s Unknown White, Helen. <u>Snuff Bottles from China</u>. London: Bamboo Publishing Ltd in association with... EAS Salting Bequest 1850-12-31 1800-01-01 1800-1850 (made) Snuff bottle, carved chalcedony, China, first half of 19th century. Height: 4.4 cm China, room 44 11419 2014-08-29T20:00:47.000Z 2014-08-29T20:00:47.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 65 104.165649 metal, chalcedony, feather Carved chalcedony, with a stopper of gilded metal inset with small pieces of purple kingfisher feather C.1755&A-1910 c17551910 O8627 Snuff bottle 1 The bottle is a small oblong flattened flask form with shoulders sloping up to a short... China 2006AV0739 Snuff is powdered tobacco, usually blended with aromatic herbs or spices. The habit of... 3 VA snuff-bottle-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z gilding 1850 1800 view
view 2006av1560 jpg s Unknown White, Helen. <u>Snuff Bottles from China</u>. London: Bamboo Publishing Ltd in association with... EAS Salting Bequest 1850-12-31 1821-01-01 1821-1850 (made) Chinese snuff bottle, porcelain, painted decoration depicts animals, plants and trees, Qing... [Snuff bottle] Height: 5.8 cm China, room 44 11605 2014-08-29T20:02:02.000Z 2014-08-29T20:02:02.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 65 104.165649 [Snuff bottle] Daoguang (1821-1850) mark. porcelain, metal, carnelian, enamel [Snuff bottle] Porcelain with painted decoration in enamel colours [Stopper] Carnelian set in metal C.1694&A-1910 c16941910 O8825 Snuff bottle 1 Snuff bottle, porcelain painted in overglaze enamels. [Snuff bottle] The bottle is a rounded... China 2006AV1560 The precise painting and the colour scheme of this bottle support the Daoguang dating of the mark. Snuff is powdered tobacco, usually blended with aromatic herbs or spices. The habit of... 3 VA snuff-bottle-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z painting (image-making) 1850 1821 view
view 2006bf4396 jpg s Deng Fujia Clunas, Craig. <u>Chinese Carving</u>. London: Sun Tree Publishing Ltd in association with the... EAS Salting Bequest 1750-12-31 1715-01-01 ca. 1720-1750 (made) Box and cover, carved bamboo, China, Qing dynasty, ca. 1720-1750 Width: 11.5 cm China, room 44 From Register: Box and cover, in shape of a sectio of bamboo, carved on the edges to imitate a... 18155 BOX Carved bamboo Signed Yongji CHINA; about 1740-1790 W.338-1910 Yongji is a name of the bamboo... 2014-08-29T20:31:22.000Z 2014-08-29T20:31:22.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 65 104.165649 Incised on the base with a two-character mark 'Yong ji' name of the maker [Box] Two characters,... bamboo Bamboo, carved W.338&A-1910 w3381910 O14491 Box 1 Bamboo box, carved as a section of pine trunk, with branches of pine tree in relief on the... China 2006BF4396 This bamboo box was carved in the shape of a section of a pine tree trunk and shows pine tree... 3 VA box-deng-fujia 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z carving 1750 1715 view
view 2006bf4765 jpg s Unknown Chinese Art and Design, Kerr ed. 1991 p.123 EAS 1854-12-31 1845-01-01 ca. 1850 (made) Height: 58.4 cm China, room 44 19347 2014-08-29T20:37:54.000Z 2014-08-29T20:37:54.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 65 104.165649 Slate, with a wooden stand 1071-1852 10711852 O17108 Table screen 1 The slab of variegated slate is worked in several layers like a cameo. The cream and green tones... China 2006BF4765 The slab of variegated slate is worked in several layers like a cameo. The scene shows pavilions... 3 VA table-screen-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1854 1845 view
view Jin, Shaofang Jin, Xiya and Wang Shixiang. <u>Zhu ke yi shu</u>. Beijing, 1980. From Register Clunas, Craig.... EAS 1921-12-31 1921-01-01 1921 (made) Wrist rest by Jin Xiya, carved bamboo, China, dated 1921 Width: 23.9 cm, Depth: 5.5 cm Emperor, Scholar, Artisan, Monk: The Creative Personality in Chinese Works of Art (Sydney L. Moss Ltd. 01/01/1984-31/12/1984) China, room 44 From the collection of Dr Ip Yee, Hong Kong 24099 REST FOR THE WRIST, USED IN WRITING Carved in bamboo CHINA; dated 1921 FE.38-1985 The carving is... 2014-08-29T21:00:10.000Z 2014-08-29T21:00:10.000Z 31.247709 China, room 44, case 65 121.472618 Inscribed 'xin yu shi yue Difan hua Xiya ke' Painted by Difan, cut by Xiya in the 10th month of... bamboo Bamboo, carved FE.38-1985 fe381985 O23585 Wrist rest 1 Bamboo wrist rest, curved cross-section, incised with a design of pine trees. Shanghai From Register: Difan was a studio name of Yu Ming (1884-1935), from Wuxing, Jiangsu province,... Chinese scholars used wrist rests while composing calligraphy. In ancient times the Chinese wrote... 2 VA wrist-rest-jin-shaofang 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z carved 1921 1921 view
view Fan, Yaoqing Rose Kerr 'Contemporary Chinese crafts' V&A Album 4, 1985, p. 322, fig. 5 Wang Shixiang\Wan-go... EAS 1983-12-31 1983-01-01 1983 (made) Height: 8.8 cm, Width: 39.6 cm China, room 44 Bought in China by Rose Kerr, AK/FED in course of trip to China to acquire 20th c. material in... 24630 2014-08-29T21:01:44.000Z 2014-08-29T21:01:44.000Z 24.516701 China, room 44, case 65 117.654617 Signed, dated and seals of carver at bottom right and upper left corners Bamboo, carved FE.68-1984 fe681984 O24404 Wrist rest 1 Decoration: Birds on a branch, rocks and chrysanthemums, carved in 'liu qing' (leaving the green)... Zhangzhou Biographical reference: Wang Shixiang/Wan-go Weng, 'Bamboo Carving of China', China House... Chinese scholars used wrist rests while composing calligraphy. In ancient times the Chinese wrote... 2 VA wrist-rest-fan-yaoqing 2013-12-16T00:00:00.000Z 1983 1983 view
view 2006bc1440 jpg s Unknown Bluett and Sons Ltd. <u>Early Chinese Art: Catalogue of the Cunliffe Collection Exhibition</u>.... EAS 1300-12-31 1200-01-01 1200-1300 (made) Paperweight in the form of a dog and puppy,China, 1200-1300 Length: 6.4 cm Ayers and Rawson, Chinese Jade throughout the Ages (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/01/1975-31/12/1975) Selected Examples from the Jade Exhibition at Stockholm 1963: A Comparative Study, BMFEA, No. 36 (1964), p. 157, pl. 33.3. China, room 44 Cunliffe collection, Garner collection previously on loan to V&A 32805 2014-08-29T21:39:49.000Z 2014-08-29T21:39:49.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 65 104.165649 jade Nephrite jade, carved FE.4-1985 fe41985 O37611 Paperweight 1 Paperweight in the form of a dog and puppy; the dog with head turned back and up, holding the... China 2006BC1440 Dated as 'perhaps Song' piece by Desmond Gure in 'Selected Examples from the Jade Exhibition at... The function of small sculptures made from jade is not clear. They were probably used as... 3 VA paperweight-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z carved 1300 1200 view
view 2006at9729 jpg s Unknown EAS Salting bequest 1722-12-31 1662-01-01 1662-1722 (made) Waterdropper, porcelain, painted on biscuit with coloured glazes, China, 18th century. Height: 8.5 cm China, room 44 69855 2014-08-30T00:00:10.000Z 2014-08-30T00:00:10.000Z 29.292999 China, room 44, case 65 117.203308 Porcelain, painted on biscuit with coloured glazes C.1093-1910 c10931910 O72735 Water pot 1 Waterdropper in the form of a rodent (a squirrel), porcelain, painted on biscuit with coloured... Jingdezhen 2006AT9729 This water dropper was a writing accessory. Each time a Chinese scholar performed a writing task... 3 VA water-pot-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1722 1662 view
view 2006ax4000 jpg s Unknown EAS Salting Bequest 1600-12-31 1400-01-01 15th century-16th century (made) Bronze figure of a Buddhist lion, 15th to 16th century Chinese. Length: 9 cm China, room 44 73017 2014-08-30T00:15:12.000Z 2014-08-30T00:15:12.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 65 104.165649 Gilded bronze, inlaid with semi-precious stones M.741-1910 m7411910 O75717 Figure 1 Solidly cast small lion figure. Made of an alloy of copper with zinc, it has been fire-gilded and... China 2006AX4000 This little Buddhist lion is full of charm. Modelled in the round, its paws and tail are... 3 VA figure-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1600 1400 view
view 2006ah0953 jpg s Unknown EAS Julia C. Gulland Gift 1735-12-31 1723-01-01 1723-1735 (made) Brush pot, of porcelain, mark and reign of Yongzheng (1723-1735), Chinese. Height: 14 cm China, room 44 73991 2014-08-30T00:19:38.000Z 2014-08-30T00:19:38.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 65 104.165649 Painted porcelain 682-1907 6821907 O76755 Brush pot 1 Brush pot of porcelain, painted inside in colours to imitate the appearance of wood, and on the... China 2006AH0953 In 18th-century China, great technical advances had been achieved in the making of porcelain, and... 3 VA brush-pot-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1735 1723 view
view 2006bc0197 jpg s Unknown Craig Clunas, 'Jade Carvers and their Customers in Ming China' in Transactions of the Oriental... EAS Wells bequest 1300-12-31 1200-01-01 13th Century (made) Width: 10.5 cm China, room 44 85275 2014-08-30T01:09:03.000Z 2014-08-30T01:09:03.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 65 104.165649 Nephrite jade with carved decoration, with carved wooden stand 1623&A-1882 16231882 O110294 Water dropper 1 White jade, carved in the form of a lotus flower. China 2006BC0197 Craig Clunas 29/04/1985: Compare the very similiar white jade brushwasher in the form of a lotus... This water dropper was a writing accessory. Each time a Chinese scholar performed a writing task... 3 VA water-dropper-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1300 1200 view
view 2006bc0913 jpg s Unknown Ming Wilson, Chinese Jades, No. 64 EAS Wells bequest 1795-12-31 1736-01-01 1736-95 (made) Diameter: 20.3 cm China, room 44 85276 2014-08-30T01:09:03.000Z 2014-08-30T01:09:03.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 65 104.165649 Nephrite jade with carved decoration, with carved wooden stand 1566&A-1882 15661882 O110296 Brushpot 1 Brushpot, white jade, cylindrical, deeply carved with groups of figures and buildings, a rocky... China 2006BC0913 This large brushpot would have required a large block of nephrite jade to make. It is carved with... 3 VA brushpot-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1795 1736 view
view 2006bc1437 jpg s Unknown Oriental Art in the V&A, p. 19 Palmer, J. Jade, London, 1967, pls. 14-15. Ming Wilson, Chinese... EAS Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the Vallentin Bequest, Sir Percival David and the Universities China Committee 0906-12-31 0618-01-01 AD 618-906 (made) Length: 9.8 cm Ayers and Rawson, Chinese Jade throughout the Ages (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/01/1975-31/12/1975) Selected Examples from the Jade Exhibition at Stockholm 1963: A Comparative Study, BMFEA, No. 36 (1964), p. 17, pl. 24.1. (01/01/1964-31/12/1964) The Arts of the Sung Dynasty, TOCS, Vol. 32 (1959-60), p.13, No. 268, pl. 93. China, room 44 85281 2014-08-30T01:09:04.000Z 2014-08-30T01:09:04.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 65 104.165649 Nephrite jade, carved A.28-1935 a281935 O110305 Figure of a camel 1 Deep-drown and yellowish-green. China 2006BC1437 The function of small sculptures made from jade is not clear. They were probably used as... 3 VA figure-of-a-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 906 618 view
view 2006bc1442 jpg s Unknown Oriental Art in the V&A, p. 20. Ming Wilson, Chinese Jades, No. 75. EAS Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the Vallentin Bequest, Sir Percival David and the Universities China Committee 1279-12-31 1127-01-01 1127-1279, or later (made) Length: 11.9 cm Ayers and Rawson, Chinese Jade throughout the Ages (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/01/1975-31/12/1975) The Arts of the Sung Dynasty, TOCS, Vol. 32 (1959-60), p. 13, No. 267, pl. 94. China, room 44 85282 2014-08-30T01:09:04.000Z 2014-08-30T01:09:04.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 65 104.165649 Nephrite jade, carved A.72-1936 a721936 O110306 Figure of a tiger 1 Pale yellowish-green shading into light russet, with brown markings. Seated in a stylised pose... China 2006BC1442 The function of small sculptures made from jade is not clear. They were probably used as... 3 VA figure-of-a-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1279 1127 view
view 2006bc1439 jpg s Unknown Ming Wilson, Chinese Jades, No. 76 EAS Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the Vallentin Bequest, Sir Percival David and the Universities China Committee 1300-12-31 1200-01-01 13th Century (made) Length: 7.6 cm Ayers and Rawson, Chinese Jade throughout the Ages (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/01/1975-31/12/1975) China, room 44 85283 2014-08-30T01:09:05.000Z 2014-08-30T01:09:05.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 65 104.165649 Nephrite jade with carved decoration A.70-1936 a701936 O110307 Figure of a dog 1 Yellowish-green reclining dog, with brown markings. Crouching with its head in its extended... China 2006BC1439 The function of small sculptures made from jade is not clear. They were probably used as... 3 VA figure-of-a-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1300 1200 view
view 2006bc1438 jpg s Unknown Ming Wilson, Chinese Jades, No. 79 EAS Mr R.W.Morris gift 1600-12-31 1500-01-01 16th century (made) Length: 7.5 cm, Height: 5.5 cm Ayers and Rawson, Chinese Jade throughout the Ages (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/01/1975-31/12/1975) China, room 44 85285 2014-08-30T01:09:05.000Z 2014-08-30T01:09:05.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 65 104.165649 Nephrite jade, carved A.135-1956 a1351956 O110309 Horned animal 1 Translucent white shading to deep chestnut-brown and light tan markings. The figure is carved... China 2006BC1438 The function of small sculptures made from jade is not clear. They were probably used as... 3 VA horned-animal-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1600 1500 view
view Unknown Ming Wilson, Chinese Jades, No. 82 EAS Mr E.V. Lee gift 1940-12-31 1900-01-01 1900-40 (made) Length: 9.9 cm China, room 44 85288 2014-08-30T01:09:06.000Z 2014-08-30T01:09:06.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 65 104.165649 Nephrite jade with carved decoration FE.9-1973 fe91973 O110313 Figure of a ram 1 Figure of a seated ram, carved grey-green jade with brown markings, facing to the front knee... China Thomas Lawton opinon 11/7/90: Could be 20th Century. In ancient China small sculptures made from jade were probably used as paperweights. The... 2 VA figure-of-a-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1940 1900 view
view 2010ej2129 jpg s Unknown Bluett and Sons Ltd. Early Chinese Art, Cunliffe Collection, London, 1973, No. 98, pl. 33. EAS 1644-12-31 1368-01-01 1368-1644 (made) Length: 7.4 cm, Width: 6 cm Ayers and Rawson, Chinese Jade throughout the Ages (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/01/1975-31/12/1975) China, room 44 Cunliffe collection, Garner collection previously on loan to V&A 85351 2014-08-30T01:09:19.000Z 2014-08-30T01:09:19.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 65 104.165649 Nephrite jade, carved FE.25-1983 fe251983 O110392 Figure of puppies 1 Pale greenish-white with slight brown patches and a 'fault-line' of dark brown through the head... China 2010EJ2129 Craig Clunas opinion 06/08/1984: Possible that these puppies are meant as fully grown dogs, the... The function of small sculptures made from jade is not clear. They were probably used as... 3 VA figure-of-puppies-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1644 1368 view