Chinoiserie
Asia in Europe 1620–1840

Key works

  • VIENNA PORCELAIN FACTORY (DU PAQUIER), Vienna (manufacturer)
Jug (c. 1725-1730) 


porcelain (hard-paste)
26.2 x 24.7 x 17.0 cm


National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1940
4706-D3

    VIENNA PORCELAIN FACTORY (DU PAQUIER), Vienna (manufacturer)
    Jug (c. 1725-1730)
    porcelain (hard-paste)
    26.2 x 24.7 x 17.0 cm
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Felton Bequest, 1940
    4706-D3

  • CHANTILLY PORCELAIN FACTORY, Chantilly (manufacturer)
Pot-pourri vase (1745-1749) 


porcelain (soft-paste), gilt-bronze (ormolu)
(a-b) 15.2 x 18.2 x 17.0 cm (overall)


National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased through The Art Foundation of Victoria with the assistance of The Wynne Morris Collection, Governor, 1985
D9.a-b-1985

    CHANTILLY PORCELAIN FACTORY, Chantilly (manufacturer)
    Pot-pourri vase (1745-1749)
    porcelain (soft-paste), gilt-bronze (ormolu)
    (a-b) 15.2 x 18.2 x 17.0 cm (overall)
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Purchased through The Art Foundation of Victoria with the assistance of The Wynne Morris Collection, Governor, 1985
    D9.a-b-1985

  • ANTONIBON FACTORY, Nove (manufacturer)
Plate (c. 1750) 


earthenware (tin-glaze)
4.2 x 40.7 x 40.4 cm


National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Cyril Humphris, 1972
D14-1972

    ANTONIBON FACTORY, Nove (manufacturer)
    Plate (c. 1750)
    earthenware (tin-glaze)
    4.2 x 40.7 x 40.4 cm
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Gift of Cyril Humphris, 1972
    D14-1972

  • BOW PORCELAIN WORKS, London (manufacturer)
Plate (1755-1760) 


porcelain (soft-paste)
2.3 x 23.8 x 16.6 cm


National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
The Colin Templeton Collection.
Gift of Mrs Colin Templeton, 1942
279-D4

    BOW PORCELAIN WORKS, London (manufacturer)
    Plate (1755-1760)
    porcelain (soft-paste)
    2.3 x 23.8 x 16.6 cm
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    The Colin Templeton Collection. Gift of Mrs Colin Templeton, 1942
    279-D4