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Plate

  • Place of origin:

    Jingdezhen (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1780 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in coloured enamels

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Lieutenant-Colonel Kenneth Dingwall D.S.O. through Art Fund

  • Museum number:

    C.695-1920

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 13, shelf 2

Physical description

Dish of porcelain, painted in coloured enamels. In the middle in an eight-lobed panel with an elephant and mahout, rocks and flowering plants, in a border of flowers in opaque white and colours.

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen (made)

Date

ca. 1780 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in coloured enamels

Dimensions

Diameter: 22.9 cm

Descriptive line

Plate, porcelain painted in coloured enamels, China (Jingdezhen), Qing dynasty, ca. 1780

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Kerr, Rose and Luisa E. Mengoni Chinese Export Ceramics London: V&A Publishing, 2011, p.114, pl.165

Production Note

from label

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Rider; Elephants; Floral patterns

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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