Porcelain Ginger Jar with Blue and White Peony Design
This blue and white porcelain ginger jar displays a voluminous white body ornamented with a blue design of fully bloomed peony blossoms. The fully open peony blossom is traditionally a symbol of wealth and nobility. In Korea and China, a bat design has been used as a symbol of fortune that bring the happiest life imaginable.
Blue and white porcelain wares of Korea are marked by an elegant form presenting a design of unrestrained brush strokes in perfect harmony with the negative space surrounding it. The beauty of elegance and spirituality emanating from the Korean blue and white porcelain is often compared with its Chinese counterpart, which is characterized by luxurious designs nearly comprising the entire surface. Read More
Size: Widest Diameter 11" x Height 10.6" (28 x 27cm)