arttour2

Wofford College Art Tour
Asian Art - Cloisonné
 

Ceramics I | Ceramics II | Ceramics III | Lacquerware I | Lacquerware II | Hardstone I | Hardstone II | Cloisonné | Bronze | Metal 

The College’s collection of Asian objects is intended to support the course offerings in art history and other subjects in the curriculum.  While primarily Chinese in origin, and dating from the Ming dynasty, the collection also includes objects from India, Japan, and Thailand in brass, ceramic, lacquer ware, hard stones, and cloisonné. 

 


 

Colorful Painted Cat 

 
  

Cloisonné 

Cloisonné cat-shaped pitcher, with removable head/lid, attached with chain 

Library,
Lower Level
 

 Description 

 

 Ducks Colorful 

  

Cloisonné 

Pair of duck-shaped ewers with hinged head forming cover 

Library,
Lower Level
 
  

 Description 

  

  
Twin Pots    

Cloisonné 

Pair of Cloisonné round ginger jars 

Library,
Lower Level

Description 

   Red and White Floral Pot    

Cloisonné 

Lidded Cloisonné jar, white flowers on red ground 

 Library,
Lower Level

Description 

  

  
 
Cherry Blossom Ink Scene    

Vase with a Wooden Stand 

Cloisonné cylindrical vase on carved wooden stand 

Library,
Lower Level
 

 Description 

    Decorative Trays     

Cloisonné 

Pair of Miniature Cloisonné benches  

Library,
Lower Level
 

 Description