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Dish

  • Place of origin:

    Arita (made)

  • Date:

    1700-1720 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain with printed and painted decoration in underglaze blue

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Miss Irene Finch, IF collection no. 91/17

  • Museum number:

    FE.42-2006

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 21, shelf 3

Physical description

Dish, round; konnyaku printed, porcelain

Place of Origin

Arita (made)

Date

1700-1720 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain with printed and painted decoration in underglaze blue

Dimensions

Height: 3.0 cm, Diameter: 19.5 cm

Object history note

Irene Finch note, 2009: Finch 91/17 FE.42-2006
Small b&w bowl with brown edge, in Kakiemon style. Border with delicate scrolling (denticulate leaves, curls, "lotus" flowers) and, within a white ring, a ring of exactly copied, solid blue fans, a typical Kakiemon innovation. They may have been stamped (konnyaku) or templated as a group.
Published
Arts of Asia vol 25/1, no 97, and 32/1, no 14. CS 110
Relevance
Innovatory nature of Kakiemon kiln

Descriptive line

Porcelain dish, Arita, round; konnyaku printed, 1700-1720

Materials

Porcelain; Cobalt blue

Techniques

Underglaze; Printed; Blue and white

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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