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Cup and saucer

  • Place of origin:

    Jingdezhen (made)

  • Date:

    late 18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in coloured enamels

  • Credit Line:

    W. W. Aston Bequest

  • Museum number:

    C.1074&A-1917

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 12, shelf 6 []

Physical description

Cup and saucer of porcelain, decorated in famille rose style with coloured enamels. Painted with a lady, two children, two cocks and furniture, in a six-lobed panel on a ground of pink Y-diaper; borders of scrolls and emblems alternating with green lozenge-diaper.

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen (made)

Date

late 18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in coloured enamels

Dimensions

Height: 3.8 cm cup, Diameter: 9.7 cm cup, Diameter: 11.4 cm saucer

Descriptive line

Cup and saucer, porcelain painted in famille rose style with coloured enamels, China (Jingdezhen), Qing dynasty, late 18th century

Production Note

Register

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Cocks (birds); Rock; Diaper-work; Furniture; Ladies; Children

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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