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Bowl

  • Place of origin:

    Jingdezhen (made)

  • Date:

    18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in underglaze blue

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Andrew Bruman, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    821-1907

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 11, shelf 5

Physical description

Porcelain bowl, painted in underglaze blue on the outside with three phoenixes alternating with lotus scrolls.

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen (made)

Date

18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in underglaze blue

Marks and inscriptions

'da ming Chenghua nian zhi' in underglaze blue on base
Made in the Chenghua period of the great Ming dynasty

Dimensions

Height: 5.7 cm, Diameter: 10.2 cm

Descriptive line

Bowl, porcelain painted in underglaze blue with phoenixes and lotus scrolls, China, Qing dynasty, 18th century

Production Note

Register

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Blue and white

Subjects depicted

Scrolling foliage; Lotus; Phoenix birds

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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