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Plate

  • Place of origin:

    Jingdezhen (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1720 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in overglaze enamel, underglaze blue and gilding

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Mrs A. B. Woodcroft

  • Museum number:

    383B-1903

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 9, shelf 5

Physical description

Plate of porcelain, painted in overglaze red enamel, underglaze blue and gilding. In the middle are birds perched on bamboos and tree-peonies. The rim is painted with three sprays of peonies separated by lotus flowers.

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen (made)

Date

ca. 1720 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in overglaze enamel, underglaze blue and gilding

Dimensions

Diameter: 22.9 cm

Descriptive line

Plate, porcelain painted in overglaze red enamel, underglaze blue and gilding, China, Qing dynasty

Production Note

from label

Materials

Porcelain; Cobalt oxide

Techniques

Painted; Glazed; Gilt

Subjects depicted

Birds; Lotus flowers; Peonies; Bamboo

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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