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Pillow with Landscape Scenes

Artist:
Zhang Family Workshop
Period:
Jin (1115–1234)–Yuan (1271–1368) dynasty
Date:
13th–14th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Stoneware with painted decoration over white slip under clear glaze (Cizhou ware)
Dimensions:
H. 6 1/4 in. (15.9 cm); W. 7 3/8 in. (18.7 cm); L. 17 1/8 in. (43.5 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Purchase, Friends of Asian Art Gifts, 2009
Accession Number:
2009.428
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 205
Known for their pillows, members of the Zhang family are among the few potters/painters whose names are recorded in Chinese ceramic history.
Signature: Zhang jia zao

張家造
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