Masterpieces of Oriental Ceramics

Dec. 15(Sun), 2019 - Apr. 5(Sun), 2020
Exhibition room 5

The Pola Museum of Art collection of Oriental ceramics is made up of pieces mainly from China, Japan, and Korea. All are specifically for visual appreciation, in contrast to ceramics used for tea ceremony. The collection numbers around 200 pieces, among which are 160 systematically collected examples providing an overview of the history of Chinese wares. We hope that you will enjoy the artistry of each work, and appreciate the procession of history in the selection of splendid Chinese ceramics on display.

加彩舞女俑

Painted Pottery Dancer
Tang Dynasty, 7th century

三彩馬

Three-Color Glazed Pottery Horse
Tang Dynasty, 7th-8th century

白釉刻花唐草文瓶

White Glazed Vase with Engraved Design of Scrolling Plant
Cizhou Ware. Northern Song Dynasty, 11th-12th century

五彩花唐草文細口瓶(康煕五彩)

Vase with Floral Scroll Design in Overglaze Enamels
Jing-de-zhen Ware. Qing Dynasty, 17th-18th century

吹青五彩花鳥文瓶(康煕五彩)

Vase with Design of Flowers and Birds in Famille Verte Enamels within White Panels on Blue with Gold Enamels Ground
Jing-de-zhen Ware. Qing Dynasty, 17th-18th century