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Wofford College Art Tour
Asian Art - Ceramics I
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. 


 

1996.8.99 

 
  

Ceramics 

Foo dog on pedestal w/ longevity character, rubbed turquoise glaze, marked "WM Hong Kong" on base 

Library,
Lower Level
 

Description  

 

 1999.2.144 

  

Ceramic Jar  

White crackled glaze jar 

Library,
Lower Level
 
  

Description 

  

  
1998.5.94     

Ceramics  

Four sided Kutani pinched bowl, signed on base. Gold overlay ground, decorated w/ flying geese. Gold and burnt red medallion interior  

Library,
Lower Level

Description
 

   1998.5.77 a b    

Ceramics 

K'ang Hsi Famille Noire four sided w/ cylindrical neck, floral patterns in dark and light green, a) vase, b) base 

Library,
Lower Level

Description
 

  

  
 
2000.6.9    

Ceramic Bowl 

Bowl, blue green glaze on interior, polychrome floral design on exterior, China 

Library,
Lower Level
 

Description 

   1997.4.100 b    

Ceramic Sculpture 

Blanc du chien, figure of woman with lotus blossom leaf fan 

Library,
Lower Level
 

Description