[Appreciation] Daquan of Blue and White Porcelain of Yuan Dynasty

The Yuan Dynasty was a monasticism of the Mongols.

The northern ethnic minorities have different historical background and cultural concept from the central plains.

Some characteristics of blue-and-white porcelain are closely related to the social fashion of the Mongolian people and reflect the factors of nomadic culture in the use of functions.

The popularity of Tibetan Buddhism in the Yuan Dynasty was unprecedented, and some blue-and-white porcelain were obviously influenced by this.

The vast territory of Yuan Dynasty, the extensive foreign exchanges, the fusion of different cultures, so that the blue-and-white porcelain industry at this time of the peak.

The large-scale utensils are usually made for export and are custom-made to adapt to the social customs of the Islamic region.

Typical yuanqing decoration subject matter, there are characters stories, animals and plants, geometric figures, and so on.

In general, the characters’ stories are based on Yuanqu, the characters’ shapes are mostly Song costumes, and occasionally the characters’ costumes in Yuan Dynasty can be seen.

The animal subject matter on Yuan Qing Hua is also very rich, dragon, phoenix, crane, wild goose, horse, fish, seahorse, mantis, mandarin duck, peacock, egret, unicorn, jellyfish and so on can be found,

Including birds, animals, fish, songworms and other animal species, they are a common theme of Chinese traditional decoration.

The plants are the most developed part of the flower decoration. Peony, lotus, gardenia, vine, plantain, pine, bamboo, plum and so on can be found in the traditional patterns since the Tang and Song dynasties.

Below, we come together to appreciate different types of Yuan blue-and-white porcelain:


Qinghua Siai Tumei vase

blue-and-white vase with dragon pattern


Blue and white peony plum vase with tangled branches

Blue and white, “General Mengtian”, jade jug, spring vase


blue-and-white jade vase with dragon grain


blue-and-white vase with bamboo and plum pattern


blue-and-white vase with bamboo and plum patterns


peony pattern pear-shaped grip with folded branches of green flowers

brocade lotus pear-shaped pot

pear-shaped pot with tangled branches and flowers

Chrysanthemum morifolium with green flowers and tangled branches

blue-and-white dish with dragon pattern
Calycanthus davidianus

blue-and-white vase with flower lines

blue-and-white vase with flower lines

Green Flower Plum Ribbon Seat. Net Bottle


Braised Garlic Bottle with Green Flower and Chaenomeles


Braised Garlic Bottle with Minced Plum and Green Flower


blue-and-white peony pattern tower cover bottle


blue-and-white lion button cover furnace


blue-and-white chrysanthemum-pattern Ting-type furnace with seat


blue-and-white mountain pen frame


blue-and-white visual image

blue-and-white daisy-pattern bird food can

Blue and white baby play bird food can

small pot with blue and white flower grain

blue-and-white five-claw double-dragon pearl pattern cover

blue and white sea water dragon pattern octagonal band cover


blue-and-white double lion ball pattern octagonal jade


blue-and-white folded branches and flowers

Pterocephalus laevigatus
Pterocephalus laevigatus
blue-and-white phoenix-striated goblet
Blue and white outer entwined clematis inner phoenix pattern tall foot cup

blue-and-white dragon-shaped goblet
blue-and-white dragon-shaped goblet
green flower twining chrysanthemum pattern tall foot cup
blue-and-white phoenix-striated goblet
Qinghua Shouzi high-end cup

Sautéed Shark’s Flap with Lotus in Green Flower


Blue-and-white Lianchi mandarin duck plate


blue-and-white lotus groove plate


blue-and-white deer plate


blue-and-white light-painted dragon plate


blue-and-white bamboos and plums


blue-and-white flower plate


blue-and-white twined plate

blue-and-white double-reed goose cut through the flower mouth

blue-and-white peony flat pot with tangled branches


tall bowl with double phoenix lines in blue and white

blue-and-white lotus-pond mandarin duck bowl
Qing Hua’s characters and tattoos

brocade lotus pattern i
blue-and-white rabbit pattern Yi
blue-and-white folded branches and floral patterns

blue-and-white folding flower pattern earbottle

Qinghua “head green” shangzi

Blue flower, blue ground, white flower, assorted treasure, double phoenix

Blue-and-white blue-and-white flowers with shoulder and phoenix lines
Blue and white banana leaf fruit grain round mouth fold
Blue and white lotus pond mandarin duck lines round mouth big
Blue and white lotus pond pattern round mouth big plate

Blue and white peony plum vase with tangled branches

Blue and white lotus lotus pond mandarin duck pattern bowl

Sautéed Pine and Bamboo Plum with Blue and White


blue-and-white peony pot with tangled branches


blue-and-white peony earjar


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