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  • Bi · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    By Period Ascending Sort By Period Descending 1 3 1 Previous Next Explore Object Creative Commons License Bi Provenance Credit Provenance Henry Walters Baltimore 1916 by purchase Walters Art Museum 1931 by bequest Credit Acquired by Henry Walters 1916 Download Image Add to Collection Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Creative Commons License Add to Collection Connect with Facebook to start your own collections Creator Chinese Artist Period 3rd millennium

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/16542/bi/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Blue and Green Landscape · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    Credit Provenance Panama Pacific International Exposition China Pavilion San Francisco 1915 no 111 Henry Walters Baltimore 1915 by purchase Walters Art Museum 1931 by bequest Credit Acquired by Henry Walters 1915 Download Image Add to Collection Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Creative Commons License Add to Collection Connect with Facebook to start your own collections Creator Shih Jui Chinese Artist Period 1400 1450 Medium ink and colors on silk

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/8020/blue-and-green-landscape/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Blue and White Bottle with Scenes from a Novel · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    Scenes from a Novel Description Conservation Exhibitions Provenance Credit Description This bottle shaped vase with a bulge in the neck is an example of export porcelain to Holland It represents both domestic and foreign designs and tastes including Chinese images and decorations that cater to a Dutch market The body is painted with a scene from the Chinese novel Romance of the Three Kingdoms The character Liu Bei is depicted at the moment his piebald horse vaults him over the River Tan to safety Pursing him are the conspirators that have planned to kill Liu Bei during a banquet The landscape of trees and a crenellated wall obscured by a white mist set the scene for the chase The neck of the vase is decorated with Arabesque tulip motifs a response to the Dutch attraction to tulips Conservation Date Description Narrative 11 04 1974 Treatment cleaned Exhibitions Masterpieces of Chinese Porcelain The Walters Art Gallery Baltimore 1980 1981 Provenance William T or Henry Walters Collection Baltimore date and mode of acquisition unknown by bequest to Walters Art Museum 1931 Credit Acquired by William T or Henry Walters Download Image Add to Collection Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Creative Commons

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/19051/blue-and-white-bottle-with-scenes-from-a-novel-of-a-type-exported-to-holland/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Blue and White Bowl · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    The inside of the bowl is painted with a medallion of lotus flowers while a band of lotus scrolls decorate the inner rim The painter applied the cobalt blue in a variety of techniques utilizing thin line and dark wash High quality porcelain glaze pigment and artistry of the Kangxi reign 1662 1722 resulted in adventurous and varied painting techniques sometimes emulating the effects of watercolor on paper Provenance Wakai

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/4152/blue-and-white-bowl/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Blue and White Brush Washer · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    The mythical beast eyes aflame issues tendrils of fire as it pursues jewels amid the clouds Below the dragon along the foot of the washer waves swell and spew sprays of water Outline and wash application of pigment is employed to provide varied shades of blue creating a contrast between the rich outlines and the softer fill Exhibitions Centennial Exhibition Philadelphia Memorial Hall Philadelphia Philadelphia 1876 Provenance Centennial Exhibition Philadelphia

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/9834/blue-and-white-brush-washer/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Blue and White Footed Cup · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    outer rim is a foliated band of simple flowers and leaves forming six arches that mirror the shape of the lip Below the floral band pomegranate and peony sprays alternate from one framed section to next Beneath each floral decoration is the sacred fungus lingzhi believed to ensure long life and a symbol for immortality Exhibitions Centennial Exhibition Philadelphia Memorial Hall Philadelphia Philadelphia 1876 Provenance Centennial Exhibition Philadelphia 1876 purchased

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/35136/blue-and-white-footed-cup/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Blue and White Scholar's Water Jar · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    brush Cobalt blue paintings on the white porcelain body depict a three clawed dragon consuming floating sacred fungi lingzhi believed to ensure long life and used as a symbol for immortality A mark for good luck inscribed on the foot of the pot reads precious jade treasure Exhibitions Masterpieces of Chinese Porcelain The Walters Art Gallery Baltimore 1980 1981 Provenance William T or Henry Walters Collection Baltimore date and mode

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/159/blue-and-white-scholars-water-jar/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Bottle · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    By Period Descending 1 575 46 Previous Next Explore Object Creative Commons License Bottle Provenance Credit Provenance William T Henry Walters Collection Baltimore date and mode of acquisition unknown Walters Art Museum 1931 by bequest Credit Acquired by William T or Henry Walters Download Image Add to Collection Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Creative Commons License Add to Collection Connect with Facebook to start your own collections Creator Chinese

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/3556/bottle/ (2016-02-18)
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