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The body of the vessel was made in a mold that formed chrysanthemums in low relief; then it was decorated with a marblized pattern within which there is actually a landscape, with mountains, trees, and mist. Here a landscape lies within a teapot painted to look like marble.

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  • Title: Teapot
  • Date Created: 1736-1795
  • Physical Dimensions: h14.4 cm
  • Type: teapot
  • Rights: Acquired by William T. or Henry Walters, http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/
  • External Link: The Walters Art Museum
  • Medium: porcelain with overglaze enamels
  • Provenance: William T. / Henry Walters Collection, Baltimore; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
  • Place of Origin: China
  • Inscriptions: [Reign Mark] Qianlong [Ch'ien-lung]
  • Artist: Chinese

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