Los Angeles County Museum of Art

July 27, 2015

A large, scaly dragon dominates the porcelain surface of this jar, which features an underglaze design painted in blue. First produced in Korea in the 15th century, this type of vessel, with its fine and delicate shades of cobalt, required minerals that were imported from long distances from Iran across the Chinese subcontinent. A jar such as this one, with...   Read On »

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