Art/ Collection/ Art Object
{{img.publicCaption}}

Shou Lao (The Taoist God of Longevity)

Factory:
Chantilly (French)
Date:
ca. 1735–40
Culture:
French, Chantilly
Medium:
Tin-glazed soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Overall (confirmed): 10 1/4 x 8 5/8 x 4 1/2 in. (26 x 21.9 x 11.4 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
The Jack and Belle Linsky Collection, 1982
Accession Number:
1982.60.371
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 543
[ Cartier , Paris (before 1910; sold to Morgan) ] ; J. Pierpont Morgan (until 1944; sale, Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc., New York, January 6–7, 1944, no. 492); Forsyth Wickes , Newport, RI (until 1960; sale, Christie's, London, May 2, 1960 , lot 149; to Clerke); Clerke (from 1960) ; Jack and Belle Linsky (until 1982; to MMA)
Related Objects

Plate

Artist: Chantilly (French) Date: ca. 1770 Medium: Soft-paste porcelain Accession: 25.45.5 On view in:Not on view

Beaker

Artist: Chantilly (French) Date: ca. 1735 Medium: Tin-glazed soft-paste porcelain Accession: 24.214.17 On view in:Not on view

Bottle cooler

Artist: Chantilly (French) Date: 1750–55 Medium: Soft-paste porcelain Accession: 24.214.15 On view in:Not on view

Plate

Artist: Chantilly (French) Date: ca. 1760 Medium: Soft-paste porcelain Accession: 24.214.16 On view in:Not on view

Wine bottle cooler (one of a pair)

Artist: Chantilly (French) Date: ca. 1730–35 Medium: Tin-glazed soft-paste porcelain, silver Accession: 14.58.44 On view in:Gallery 545