Miniature Vase with base

DATE:
16th century
MATERIAL AND TECHNIQUE:
Porcelain
CLASSIFICATION:
Containers
DIMENSIONS:
3 1/2 × 1 7/8 × 1 7/8 in. (8.89 × 4.76 × 4.76 cm) Vase: 4 3/8 × 2 × 2 in. (11.11 × 5.08 × 5.08 cm) Base: 3/4 × 2 × 2 in. (1.91 × 5.08 × 5.08 cm)
DEPARTMENT:
Decorative Arts and Design
LOCATION:
Wendy and Emery Reves Collection - Porcelain , Level 3
CREDIT LINE:
Dallas Museum of Art, The Wendy and Emery Reves Collection
OBJECT NUMBER:
1985.R.834.A-B

General Description

On display in almost every room in the Reves wing at the Dallas Museum of Art are pieces of Chinese export porcelain assembled principally by Wendy Reves. The collection includes some 363 objects.

Adapted from

  • Olivier Meslay and Martha MacLeod, From Chanel to Reves (Dallas, Texas: Dallas Museum of Art, 2015), 56.

  • Carl Wuellner, "The Wendy and Emery Reves Collection,” in Dallas Museum of Art, 100 Years , ed. Dorothy M. Kosinski (Dallas, TX: Dallas Museum of Art, 2003), Pamphlet number 55.

Web Resources

The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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