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Plate

  • Place of origin:

    Jingdezhen (made)

  • Date:

    1662-1722 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in underglaze cobalt blue

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Mr Andrew Burman

  • Museum number:

    C.421-1926

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 10, shelf 5

Physical description

Plate of porcelain, painted in underglaze blue with three men and a lady seated in a boat; border of pine branches and plum blossom.

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen (made)

Date

1662-1722 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in underglaze cobalt blue

Marks and inscriptions

'da ming Chenghua nian zhi' in underglaze blue
Made in the Chenghua period of the great Ming dynasty

Dimensions

Diameter: 15.9 cm

Descriptive line

Plate, porcelain painted in underglaze blue, China (Jingdezhen), Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (with Chenghua mark)

Production Note

label

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Blue and white

Subjects depicted

Men; Prunus blossoms; Boats; Women; Pine tree branches

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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