A Longing for Luxury

Bottle. Jiangxi Province. Qing period (1644–1911), Yongzheng era, 1723–1735. Porcelain painted with overglaze enamels (Jingdezhen ware). Asia Society, New York: Mr. and Mrs. John D. Rockefeller 3rd Collection, 1979.189.

February 9 - August 14, 2011

Asia Society Museum presents a selection of exemplary Chinese ceramics from its world-renowned permanent collection, the Mr. and Mrs. John D. Rockefeller 3rd Collection of Asian art. This exhibition presents exquisite Song through Qing dynasty porcelains and stonewares that collectors have coveted from the time of their creation to the present day.