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    Plate

    Unknown artist, Chinese, China
    Plate, ca. 1810
    Porcelain with underglaze blue and glaze
    Diameter: 22.2 cm (8 3/4 inches) (rim)
    Bequest of Mr. Charles L. Pendleton 04.1592

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    Teapot

    Unknown artist, Chinese, China
    Teapot, from Tea and Coffee Service, ca. 1780-1785
    Porcelain with enamel gilding
    Height: 15.2 cm (6 inches)
    Gift of Harold A. Sweetland 69.135.1

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    Coffeepot

    Unknown artist, Chinese, China
    Coffeepot, from Tea and Coffee Service, ca. 1780-1785
    Porcelain with enamel gilding
    Height: 24.8 cm (9 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Harold A. Sweetland 69.135.2

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    Covered Sugar Bowl

    Unknown artist, Chinese, China
    Covered Sugar Bowl, from Tea and Coffee Service, ca. 1780-1785
    Porcelain with enamel gilding
    Height: 14 cm (5 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Harold A. Sweetland 69.135.3

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    Creamer

    Unknown artist, Chinese, China
    Creamer, from Tea and Coffee Service, ca. 1780-1785
    Porcelain with enamel gilding
    Height: 13.3 cm (5 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Harold A. Sweetland 69.135.4

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    Tea Canister

    Unknown artist, Chinese, China
    Tea Canister, from Tea and Coffee Service, ca. 1780-1785
    Porcelain
    Height: 14 cm (5 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Harold A. Sweetland 69.135.5

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    Cup

    Unknown artist, Chinese, China
    Cup, from Tea and Coffee Service, ca. 1780-1785
    Porcelain with enamel and gilting
    Diameter: 9.8 cm (3 7/8 inches)
    Gift of Harold A. Sweetland 69.135.7

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    Cup

    Unknown artist, Chinese, China
    Cup, from Tea and Coffee Service, ca. 1780-1785
    Porcelain with enamel and gilding
    Diameter: 8.9 cm (3 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Harold A. Sweetland 69.135.14

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    Saucer

    Unknown artist, Chinese, China
    Saucer, from Tea and Coffee Service, ca. 1780-1785
    Porcelain with enamel gilding
    Diameter: 23.7 cm (9 5/16 inches)
    Gift of Harold A. Sweetland 69.135.26

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    Saucer

    Unknown artist, Chinese, China
    Saucer, from Tea and Coffee Service, ca. 1780-1785
    Porcelain with enamel and gilding
    Diameter: 23.7 cm (9 5/16 inches)
    Gift of Harold A. Sweetland 69.135.27

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    Bowl

    Unknown artist, Chinese, China
    Bowl, from Tea and Coffee Service, ca. 1780-1785
    Porcelain with enamel gilding
    Diameter: 13.5 cm (5 5/16 inches)
    Gift of Harold A. Sweetland 69.135.40

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    Dish

    Unknown artist, Chinese, China
    Dish, from Tea and Coffee Service, ca. 1780-1785
    Porcelain with enamel and gilting
    Diameter: 19.7 cm (7 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Harold A. Sweetland 69.135.41

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    Creamer

    Unknown artist, Chinese export, China
    Creamer, ca. 1800
    Porcelain with underglaze blue, glaze and overglaze enamels
    Height: 13.7 cm (5 3/8 inches) (without cover)
    Gift of William H. G. Temple 26.065

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    Teapot

    Unknown artist, Chinese export, China
    Teapot, ca. 1800
    Porcelain with underglaze blue, glaze and overglaze enamels
    Height: 12.7 cm (5 inches) (without cover)
    Gift of William H. G. Temple 26.063

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    Vase

    Unknown artist, Chinese, China
    Vase, 1690-1710
    Porcelain with underglaze blue, glaze and silver
    22.2 x 11.4 cm (8 3/4 x 4 1/2 inches)
    Bequest of Mr. Charles L. Pendleton 04.371

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    Universal Mountain Censer

    Unknown artist, Chinese
    Universal Mountain Censer, 100–200 CE
    Earthenware with pigment
    26 x 20.5 x 18 cm (10 1/4 x 8 1/16 x 7 1/16 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 18.572

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    Saucer

    Unknown artist, Chinese export, China
    Saucer, ca. 1800
    Porcelain with underglaze blue, glaze, and overglaze enamels
    Height: 5.1 cm (2 inches) (cup)
    Gift of William H. G. Temple 26.077B

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    Saucer

    Unknown artist, Chinese export, China
    Saucer, ca. 1800
    Porcelain with underglaze blue, glaze, and overglaze enamels
    Height: 5.1 cm (2 inches) (cup)
    Gift of William H. G. Temple 26.078B

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    Teacup

    Unknown artist, Chinese export, China
    Teacup, ca. 1800
    Porcelain with underglaze blue, glaze, and overglaze enamels
    Height: 5.1 cm (2 inches) (cup)
    Gift of William H. G. Temple 26.084A

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    Fantastic Rock

    Unknown artist, Chinese
    Fantastic Rock, Ten Bamboo Studio Manual, 19th century
    Polychrome woodblock print
    24.5 x 28.9 cm (9 5/8 x 11 3/8 inches)
    Edgar J. Lownes Fund 32.013

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    Vessel with Elephant-head Handles

    Unknown artist, Chinese
    Vessel with Elephant-head Handles, 19th century
    Jade
    46 x 23 x 13.5 cm (18 1/8 x 9 1/16 x 5 5/16 inches)
    Bequest of John M. Crawford, Jr. 1989.110.36

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    Bough Pot

    Unknown artist, Chinese export, China
    Bough Pot, ca. 1790
    Porcelain with underglaze blue,glaze and gilding
    Bequest of Martha B. Lisle 67.251.1

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    One of a Pair of Bowls with Flowers

    Unknown artist, Chinese
    One of a Pair of Bowls with Flowers, 18th Century
    Porcelain with glaze and enamel
    Height: 5.9 cm (2 5/16 inches)
    Bequest of John M. Crawford, Jr. 1989.110.50.1

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    One of a Pair of Bowls with Flowers

    Unknown artist, Chinese
    One of a Pair of Bowls with Flowers, 18th Century
    Porcelain with glaze and enamel
    Height: 5.9 cm (2 5/16 inches)
    Bequest of John M. Crawford, Jr. 1989.110.50.2

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    Orchids

    Unknown artist, Chinese
    Orchids, Ten Bamboo Studio Manual, 19th century
    Polychrome woodblock print
    24.5 x 29.5 cm (9 5/8 x 11 5/8 inches)
    Edgar J. Lownes Fund 32.012

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    Rock

    Unknown artist, Chinese
    Rock, Ten Bamboo Studio Manual, 19th century
    Polychrome woodblock print
    24.5 x 29.2 cm (9 5/8 x 11 1/2 inches)
    Edgar J. Lownes Fund 32.014

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    Candlestick

    Unknown artist, Chinese
    Candlestick, 1723-1763
    Porcelain with enamels, glaze, and gilding
    Height: 24.5 cm (9 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 37.077.2

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    Covered Jar

    Unknown artist, Chinese
    Covered Jar, 900–1100 CE
    Yue ware
    Height: 36.2 cm (14 1/4 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 43.149

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    Lithophone

    Unknown artist, Chinese
    Lithophone, 1761 - 1762
    Jade; gold; wire; teak
    41 x 60 x 3.2 cm (16 1/8 x 23 5/8 x 1 1/4 inches)
    Gift of John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 37.113

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    Plate

    Unknown artist, Chinese export, China
    Plate, ca. 1810
    Porcelain with underglaze blue and glaze
    Height: 2.5 cm (1 inches)
    Bequest of Mr. Charles L. Pendleton 04.1591

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    Tureen

    Unknown artist, Chinese, China
    Tureen, mid 18th century
    Porcelain with glaze, enamels and gilding
    26 x 24.1 x 8.9 cm (10 5/16 x 9 1/2 x 3 1/2 inches)
    Bequest of Mr. Charles L. Pendleton 04.1493

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    Votive Stele of Chang Caigan

    Unknown artist, Chinese
    Votive Stele of Chang Caigan, CE 618-907
    Stone
    39 x 24.5 x 14 cm (15 3/8 x 9 5/8 x 5 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Manton B. Metcalf 18.105

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    Snow-covered Bamboo

    Unknown artist, Chinese
    Snow-covered Bamboo, Ten Bamboo Studio Manual, 19th century
    Polychrome woodblock print
    24.4 x 27.9 cm (9 5/8 x 11 inches)
    Edgar J. Lownes Fund 32.011

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    Shide

    Attributed to Yintolo
    late 13th century
    Shide, 14th century
    Ink on silk
    97.8 x 35.6 cm (38 1/2 x 14 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.319

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    Pagoda Hill, Yen'an

    Gu Yuan
    Chinese, b. 1919
    Pagoda Hill, Yen’an, ca. 1939-1944
    Polychrome woodblock print
    13 x 8.6 cm (5 1/8 x 3 3/8 inches)
    Gift of Colonel Marcellus and Emily Duffy 1994.097.15

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    Oxen Join the Labor Exchange

    Hu Yichuan
    Chinese, b. 1910
    Oxen Join the Labor Exchange, ca. 1942-1944
    Polychrome woodblock print
    19.1 x 12.1 cm (7 1/2 x 4 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Colonel Marcellus and Emily Duffy 1994.097.16

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    Teapot

    Unknown artist, Chinese, China
    Teapot, early 19th century
    porcelain
    Height: 15.2 cm (6 inches)
    Gift of Alice Brownell, Mrs. Ernst R. Behrend and Alfred S. Brownell 29.145

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    Bamboo

    Unknown artist, Chinese
    Bamboo, Ten Bamboo Studio Manual, 19th century
    Polychrome woodblock print
    24.8 x 29.2 cm (9 3/4 x 11 1/2 inches)
    Edgar J. Lownes Fund 32.018

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    Coffee Cup

    Unknown artist, Chinese export, China
    Coffee Cup, ca. 1800
    Porcelain with underglaze blue, glaze, and overglaze enamels
    Height: 7.1 cm (2 13/16 inches)
    Gift of William H. G. Temple 26.074

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    Hookah

    Unknown artist, Chinese, China
    Hookah, 18th century
    Porcelain with underglaze blue and glaze
    Height: 21.6 cm (8 1/2 inches)
    Bequest of Susan Martin Allien 35.671

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    Bird on a Flowering Wisteria Branch

    Unknown artist, Chinese
    Bird on a Flowering Wisteria Branch, Ten Bamboo Studio Manual, 19th century
    Polychrome woodblock print
    24.5 x 29.2 cm (9 5/8 x 11 1/2 inches)
    Edgar J. Lownes Fund 32.019

  • Objects

    Lotus Plants

    Hu Zhengyan, original editor and complier
    1584-1674
    Lotus Plants, from Ten Bamboo Studio Collection of Painting and Calligraphy (Shizhuzhai shuhua pu), 19th-century recut of an album originally publishe
    Polychrome woodblock print
    24.8 x 29.2 cm (9 3/4 x 11 1/2 inches)
    Edgar J. Lownes Fund 32.020

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    Daoist priest's robe

    Unknown artist, Chinese, China
    Daoist priest’s robe, 19th century
    Silk, metallic yarn, tapestry weave
    Length: 135.3 cm (53 1/4 inches)
    Bequest of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 55.242

  • Objects

    Jade Landscape

    Unknown artist, Chinese
    Jade Landscape, late 18th century
    Jade
    Bequest of John M. Crawford, Jr. 1989.110.43

  • Objects

    Orchids, Butterfly, and Rock (Jiezi yuan hua zhuan)

    Wang Gai
    Wang Shi

    Wang Nie, editors and compiliers
    Chinese, ca. late 17th–early 18th century
    Orchids, Butterfly, and Rock (Jiezi yuan hua zhuan), from the *Mustard Seed Garden Painting Manual* (Jieziyuan huazhuan), possibly printed in 1701
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. 34.610

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    Lidded Vase

    Unknown artist, Chinese, China
    Lidded Vase, late 18th century
    porcelain; polychrome; overglaze enamel
    41.3 x 13.3 cm (16 1/4 x 5 1/4 inches)
    Bequest of Mr. Charles L. Pendleton 04.1903

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    Lidded Vase

    Unknown artist, Chinese, China
    Lidded Vase, late 18th century
    Porcelain; polychromed and overglaze enamel
    41.3 x 13.3 cm (16 3/16 x 5 5/16 inches)
    Bequest of Mr. Charles L. Pendleton 04.1902

  • Objects

    Vase

    Unknown artist, Chinese, China
    Vase, 1800
    Porcelain with enamels, glaze and gilding
    Height: 14 cm (5 1/2 inches)
    Bequest of Mrs. Hope Brown Russell 09.308

  • Objects

    Punch Bowl with Cantonese Hongs

    Unknown artist, Chinese, China
    Punch Bowl with Cantonese Hongs, 1785-1800
    Porcelain with enamel
    Gift of Mrs. Hope Brown Russell 09.343

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    Insect and Flowers

    Unknown artist, Chinese
    Insect and Flowers, Mustard Seed Garden Manual, 19th century
    Polychrome woodblock print
    Plate: 25.9 x 32.9 cm (10 3/16 x 12 15/16 inches)
    Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Roger Sonnabend 80.062.4

  • Objects

    Bowl

    Unknown artist, Chinese, China
    Bowl, early 19th century
    Ceramic
    Height: 12.1 cm (4 3/4 inches)
    Bequest of Mrs. Hope Brown Russell 09.365

  • Objects

    Teapot

    Unknown artist, Chinese, China
    Teapot, 18th century
    Glazed porcelain
    Height: 14.6 cm (5 3/4 inches) (height)
    Gift of Alice Brownell, Mrs. Ernst R. Behrend and Alfred S. Brownell 29.165

  • Objects

    Saucer

    Unknown artist, Chinese export, China
    Saucer, ca. 1800
    Porcelain with underglaze blue, glaze, and overglaze enamels
    Diameter: 15.7 cm (6 3/16 inches)
    Gift of William H. G. Temple 26.085

  • Objects

    Fruit-laden Branch

    Unknown artist, Chinese
    Fruit-laden Branch, 19th century
    Polychrome woodblock print
    24.1 x 28.3 cm (9 1/2 x 11 1/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 25.009

  • Objects

    Teapot

    Unknown artist, Chinese, China
    Teapot, early 19th century
    Glazed porcelain
    Height: 14.6 cm (5 3/4 inches) (height)
    Gift of Alice Brownell, Mrs. Ernst R. Behrend and Alfred S. Brownell 29.144

  • Objects

    The Lu Yi Academy in Yen'an

    Li Qun
    Chinese, b. 1912
    The Lu Yi Academy in Yen’an, ca. 1940-1944
    Polychrome woodblock print
    9.5 x 14 cm (3 13/16 x 5 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Colonel Marcellus and Emily Duffy 1994.097.14

  • Objects

    Plate

    Unknown artist, Chinese, China
    Plate, 1780
    Porcelain with underglaze blue and enamels
    Diameter: 22.5 cm (8 7/8 inches) (rim)
    Bequest of Mrs. Hope Brown Russell 09.422

  • Objects

    Buddhist priest's robe (kesa)

    Unknown artist, Chinese, China
    Buddhist priest’s robe (kesa), 19th century
    Silk; tapestry weave
    Length: 105.4 cm (41 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 35.273

  • Objects

    Tea Caddy

    Unknown artist, Chinese export, China
    Tea Caddy, ca. 1820
    Porcelain with underglaze blue and glaze
    14 x 7.6 x 3.8 cm (5 1/2 x 3 x 1 1/2 inches)
    Gift of William H. Claflin 1991.179.10

  • Objects

    Vase

    Unknown artist, Chinese, China
    Vase, early 19th century
    Porcelain with enamels, glaze and gilding
    Height: 14 cm (5 1/2 inches)
    Bequest of Mrs. Hope Brown Russell 09.305

  • Objects

    Flowering Plant

    Unknown artist, Chinese
    Flowering Plant, Ten Bamboo Studio Manual, 19th century
    Polychrome woodblock print
    24.5 x 29.5 cm (9 5/8 x 11 5/8 inches)
    Edgar J. Lownes Fund 32.015

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