Fluted teapot

Fluted tea-pot of light brown unglazed Yixing clay. One seal.

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Artist: Chen Mingyuan (active late 17th-early 18th century)
Historical period(s)
Qing dynasty, late 17th-early 18th century
Unglazed stoneware
Yixing ware
H x W: 7.1 x 14.2 cm (2 13/16 x 5 9/16 in)
China, Jiangsu province, Yixing
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Freer Gallery of Art Collection
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Ceramic, Vessel


China, Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911), stoneware, tea, unglazed, Yixing ware
Provenance research underway.

Fluted tea-pot of light brown unglazed Yixing clay. One seal.


One seal

Published References
  • Pang Yuanji. Hsu chai ming tao tu lu (Xuzhai ming tao tu lu) [Catalogue of Chinese Pottery in the Collection of Pang Yuan-chi]. 2 vols. Taipei. vol. 1: p. 37.
  • Judith Burling, Arthur H. Burling. Chinese Art. New York. p. 112.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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