Large jar decorated with peonies


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The shape of this jar—with its globular body, long neck, and rolled rim—is typical of nineteenth-century Korean porcelain, as is the swiftly rendered, bold decoration. The flash of color from the copper-red pigment enlivens the peony flower and adds to the piece’s appeal.

Large jar decorated with peonies, Porcelain with underglaze cobalt-blue and copper-red design, Korea

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