University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:C39
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Fujian
Period: Qing Dynasty
Date Made: 18th Century
Early Date: 1700
Late Date: 1799
Section:Asian
Materials:Porcelain
Glaze
Technique:Dehua Ware
Glazed
Fired
Iconography:Guanyin
Credit Line:Purchased from T. M. Huang, 1913
Other Number:22 - Field No SF
A1467 - Old Museum Number

Description

White porcelain standing figure of Guanyin. Body turned. Creamy glaze of yellowish tinge which runs is a dull transparent glassy yellow in lines and folds where it was collected. Hands in same, evidently original.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

What In the World TV Program (01 Jan 1954 - 31 Dec 1954) View Objects in Exhibition
Exhibition of the Art of the Far East ( Dec 1914) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Electronic] What in the World Television Program.. Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Gordon, George B. 1914. "Chinese Ceramics". The Museum Journal. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum. Vol. V. no. No. 1. pg. 15-23 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 15-23View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue, Exhibition] University of Pennsylvania. 1914. Catalogue of an Exhibition of the Art of the Far East.. Philadelphia. pg. 52 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Pg. 21 No. 2View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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