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Plate - Les Oies du frère Philippe

Les Oies du frère Philippe

  • Object:

    Plate

  • Place of origin:

    Jingdezhen (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1740 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in overglaze enamels and gilt

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Mr W. G. Gulland

  • Museum number:

    C.229-1931

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 13, shelf 7

Physical description

Plate of porcelain, painted in black, red and gilt, with a subject taking from an engraving after a painting by Nicholas Lancert, Les Oies du frère Philippe. In the middle, in black with red flesh tones, with a group of figures in European costume; on the left, two ladies with attendant page holding a sun-shade over them; on the right before the door of a building a monk holding back a youth in jacket and breeches with bare legs and sandals; inner border of cresting and on the rim foliate scrolls in dark red and gold.

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen (made)

Date

ca. 1740 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in overglaze enamels and gilt

Dimensions

Diameter: 22.9 cm

Descriptive line

Plate, porcelain painted in black, red and gilt, with a subject taking from an engraving after a painting by Nicholas Lancert, Les Oies du frère Philippe, China (Jingdezhen), Qing dynasty, ca. 1740

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

Jourdain, Margaret and R. Soame Jenyns, Chinese export art in the Eighteenth century, London: Spring Books, 1967, fig. 92

Production Note

label

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Gilt

Subjects depicted

Scrolling foliage; Landscapes; Figures

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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