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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:

    673-1907

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 14, shelf 5

Physical description

Dish of porcelain, painted in underglaze blue and overglaze polychrome enamels in the doucai technique. In the centre are lotus-flowers with scrolling foliage, symmetrically arranged in a circular medallion. The underside of the rim is similarly decorated.

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

Dimensions

Diameter: 27 cm

Descriptive line

Dish, porcelain 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

Lotus flowers; Scrolling foliage

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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