Chinese - Vase, early 19th century

Chinese

Vase, early 19th century

Glazed porcelain with enamel and gilding, 14 x 8.5 cm (5 1/2 x 3 3/8 in.)

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Object details

Accession number

C1s26.3

Provenance

Entered Isabella Stewart Gardner's collection by 1915.

Marks

Inscribed (on sides of vase): [in Arabic: 'Praise to God!', (undecipherable)]

Bibliography

Gilbert Wendel Longstreet and Morris Carter. General Catalogue (Boston, 1935), p. 22.


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Commentary

Isabella Stewart Gardner kept meticulous records of many of her acquisitions. In keeping with this legacy, object information is continually being reviewed, updated, and enriched in order to give greater access to the collection.

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