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

God of the North, Zhenwu

Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Date:
late 17th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Porcelain with turquoise and aubergine glazes
Dimensions:
H. 9 1/2 in. (24.1 cm); W. 6 in. (15.2 cm); D. 3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Vincent Astor, 2002
Accession Number:
2002.269
Not on view
Mrs. Vincent Astor , New York (until 2002; donated to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Ming Furniture Room," 1998.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Re-Installation of The Ming Furniture Room," 2008.

Related Objects

Vase

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

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 landscape scenes

Date: late 17th century Medium: Porcelain painted under the glaze with cobalt blue (Jiangxi Province; Jingdezhen ware) Accession: 14.40.424 On view in:Gallery 216

Chan Patriarch Bodhidharma

Date: 17th century Medium: Porcelain with ivory glaze (Dehua ware) Accession: 63.176 On view in:Not on view

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