Bowl

1723-1735 (made)
Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Bowl of porcelain, painted in underglaze blue and overglaze enamels in the doucai technique. On the outside are conventional roses and lotus-flowers among scrolling foliage; inside on the bottom is a similar rose with foliage in a medallion.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Porcelain painted in underglaze blue and overglaze enamels
Brief Description
Bowl, porcelain with roses and lotus flowers decorated in underglaze blue and overglaze enamels in doucai style, China, Qing dynasty, Yongzheng mark and period (1723-1735)
Physical Description
Bowl of porcelain, painted in underglaze blue and overglaze enamels in the doucai technique. On the outside are conventional roses and lotus-flowers among scrolling foliage; inside on the bottom is a similar rose with foliage in a medallion.
Dimensions
  • Height: 5.4cm
  • Diameter: 13.3cm
Styles
Marks and Inscriptions
'da qing Yongzheng nian zhi' in underglaze blue on base
Credit line
Given by Mrs. Julia C. Gulland
Production
from label
Subjects depicted
Collection
Accession Number
580-1907

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record createdFebruary 5, 2009
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