Art/ Collection/ Collection/ Art Object

The Immortal Magu with a Deer

Artist:
Su Xuejin (1869–1919)
Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Date:
late 19th–early 20th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Porcelain with clear glaze (Dehua ware, Fujian Province)
Dimensions:
H. 15 1/2 in. (39.4 cm); W. 5 in. (12.7 cm); D. 4 in. (10.2 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Purchase, Anita M. Linzee Bequest, 1934
Accession Number:
34.13
Not on view
The square seal, boji yuren ("the vastly accomplished fisherman"), as used by the potter Su Xuejin (1869–1919), is stamped on the back of this figure.
Signature: The square seal, boji yuren ("the vastly accomplished fisherman"), as used by the potter Su Xuejin (1869-1919), is stamped on the back of this figure.
Related Objects

Vase

Date: 1713–22 Medium: Porcelain with peach-bloom glaze (Jingdezhen ware) Accession: 14.40.377 On view in:Gallery 200

Bottle with Peony Scroll

Date: mid-14th century Medium: Porcelain painted with cobalt blue under a transparent glaze (Jingdezhen ware) Accession: 26.271.1a, b On view in:Gallery 204

Jar with Dragon

Date: early 15th century Medium: Porcelain painted with cobalt blue under transparent glaze (Jingdezhen ware) Accession: 37.191.1 On view in:Gallery 204

Vase with Nine Peaches

Medium: Porcelain painted with colored enamels over transparent glaze (Jingdezhen ware) Accession: 17.120.194 On view in:Gallery 202

Vase with historical warriors

Medium: Porcelain painted with colored enamels over a transparent glaze (Jingdezhen ware) Accession: 61.200.56 On view in:Gallery 220