University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology

Author: Jean Gordon Lee

A Korean Potter’s Masterpiece

By: Jean Gordon Lee

Since 1916 a most unusual celadon vase has been in the Museum’s collection. Bought through Joseph Duveen at the time he was liquidating the Morgan collection of Chinese porcelain, it is an outstanding example of the Oriental potters’ art. When, in 1911, the second volume of Mr. J.P. Morgan’s privately printed and most opulent catalogue […]