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Dish

  • Place of origin:

    Jingdezhen (made)

  • Date:

    1723-1735 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in underglaze blue and overglaze enamels

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs. Julia C. Gulland

  • Museum number:

    641-1907

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Dish of porcelain, painted in underglaze blue and overglaze polychrome enamels in the doucai technique, with a pine-tree, deer, fungi and bamboos, all symbols of longevity. The emblems are arranged in two landscapes, one in a central medallion, the other forming a continuos border on the rim. The underside of the rim is painted with bamboo-foliage.

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen (made)

Date

1723-1735 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in underglaze blue and overglaze enamels

Marks and inscriptions

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

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Dimensions

Diameter: 15.9 cm

Descriptive line

Dish, porcelain with emblems of longevity decorated in underglaze blue and overglaze polychrome enamels in doucai style, China, Qing dynasty, Yongzheng mark and period (1723-1735)

Production Note

from label

Materials

Porcelain; Glaze; Cobalt oxide

Techniques

Glazed; Painted

Subjects depicted

Magic fungus; Deer; Trees, Pine; Bamboo

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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