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Bowl

  • Place of origin:

    Iran (made)

  • Date:

    1780-1825 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Fritware, painted in polychrome enamels

  • Museum number:

    HMC.342

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 32, shelf 3

Physical description

Bowl, fritware, painted in a colourful palette of enamels after Chinese originals in the neoclassical style for the Western market, having a broad band of blue honeysuckles and pink roses against a yellow ground, above a narrow brown band of arrow heads, above bold floral medallions.

Place of Origin

Iran (made)

Date

1780-1825 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Fritware, painted in polychrome enamels

Dimensions

Diameter: 25.5 cm

Descriptive line

Bowl, fritware, painted in a colourful palette of enamels after Chinese originals in the neoclassical style for the European market, Qajar, Iran, 1780-1825.

Materials

Fritware

Techniques

Painting (image-making)

Subjects depicted

Floral motifs; Roses (flowers); Honeysuckle

Categories

Ceramics

Collection

Middle East Section

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