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Pair of Ewers
porcelain 1662 - 1722; mounts 1745 - 1749
Hard-paste porcelain, celadon ground color, underglaze blue and copper red decoration; gilt bronze mounts
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Chinese Porcelains in European Mounts (October 22, 1980 to January 25, 1981)
- China House Gallery, China Institute in America, (New York), October 22, 1980 to January 25, 1981
Mounted Oriental Porcelain (December 2, 1986 to August 23, 1987)
- The Frick Collection, (New York), December 2, 1986 to March 1, 1987
- The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, (Kansas City), March 28 to May 24, 1987
- Center for the Fine Arts, (Miami), June 13 to August 23, 1987
Watson, Francis. Chinese Porcelains in European Mounts (New York, 1980), p. 52, no. 28.
Watson, Francis. "Chinese Porcelain in European Mounts." Orientations 12, no. 9 (September 1981), pp. 26-33.
Watson, Francis. Mounted Oriental Porcelain (Washington, D.C., 1986), no. 19.
Bremer-David, Charissa et al. Decorative Arts: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue of the Collections of the J. Paul Getty Museum (Malibu: J. Paul Getty Museum, 1993), pp. 153-54, no. 257.
The J. Paul Getty Museum Handbook of the Collections. 6th ed. (Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Museum, 2001), p. 201.
Wilson, Gillian, and Catherine Hess. Summary Catalogue of European Decorative Arts in the J. Paul Getty Museum (Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Museum, 2001), pp. 132-33, no. 268.
Coutts, Howard. The Art of Ceramics: European Ceramic Design 1500-1830 (New Haven, 2001), p. 107, fig. 128.