Jar with Dragon

Porcelain painted with cobalt blue under transparent glaze (jingdezhen ware) | 48.3in | Early 15th century

Unknown Artist

The painting of cobalt blue on a porcelain body, which first flowered in China in the fourteenth century, is arguably the most important development in the global history of ceramics. Produced for the court, this spectacular storage jar, an example o...
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