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Bowl

  • Place of origin:

    Jingdezhen (made)

  • Date:

    1723-35 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in polychrome enamels

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs Julia C. Gulland

  • Museum number:

    654-1907

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 136, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 8, shelf 5

Physical description

Porcelain bowl painted in polychrome enamels. On the outside with sprays of peony, lotus, prunus and begonia, on two of which birds are perched, on a third spray is a mantis. Inside, on the bottom is a flower.

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen (made)

Date

1723-35 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in polychrome enamels

Marks and inscriptions

'da qing Yongzheng nian zhi' in underglaze blue
Made in the Yongzheng period of the great Qing dynasty

Dimensions

Height: 8.9 cm, Diameter: 21 cm

Descriptive line

Bowl, porcelain painted in polychrome enamel, China, Qing dynasty, Yongzheng mark and period (1723-35)

Production Note

Register

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Enamelled

Subjects depicted

Lotus; Birds; Prunus blossoms; Peony

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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