Covered Jar (Potiche) Decorated with Horsemen and Dogs Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Covered Jar (Potiche) Decorated with Horsemen and Dogs

Contributor

  • Owner: Musée Guimet (Paris, France)
    Contributor Type: Organization

Publisher

  • Name: Scholars Resource, Inc.
    Place of Publication: Wheat Ridge, Colorado

Date

  • Creation: 1522~/1566~
  • Digitized: 2008-07-01

Language

  • No Language

Description

  • Physical Description: 1 covered jar : porcelain ; 36.4 cm.
  • Content Description: Covered jar, sometimes called a potiche, is decorated with polychrome horsemen and dogs. White body background decorated with fanciful animals, patterned borders, foliage and flowers with basket weave decoration around the shoulder. Much of the patterns is red with polychrome occuring mostly on the costumed soldiers holding spears and animals.

Subject

  • Art and Architecture Thesaurus (Getty): porcelain
  • Art and Architecture Thesaurus (Getty): jars
  • Art and Architecture Thesaurus (Getty): ginger jars
  • Art and Architecture Thesaurus (Getty): decoration (process)

Coverage

  • Coverage Date: 1522/1566~

Collection

  • Name: ARTsource
    Code: UNTART

Institution

  • Name: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
    Code: UNTCVA

Rights

  • Rights Access: unt
  • Rights License: copyright
  • Rights Holder: Scholars Resource, Inc.
  • Rights Statement: Copyright 2008, Scholars Resource, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Resource Type

  • Artwork

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: Mcc-0014
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc7895