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Bowl

  • Place of origin:

    Jingdezhen (made)

  • Date:

    1573-1620 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in underglaze blue

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Sydney Vacher

  • Museum number:

    C.471-1918

  • Gallery location:

    Europe 1600-1815, Room 7, The Sheikha Amna Bint Mohammed Al Thani Gallery, case PL4

Physical description

Bowl of porcelain, painted in underglaze blue. Outside, a lake scene with parts of ducks swimming amongst lotus flowers and floating leaves. Inside, landscape border with flying birds and rock, pine-trees, and on the bottom a bunch of three peaches.
No mention of stand in CI, just 471A

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen (made)

Date

1573-1620 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in underglaze blue

Dimensions

Height: 10.8 cm, Diameter: 21.3 cm

Descriptive line

Bowl, porcelain painted in underglaze blue, China (Jingdezhen), Ming dynasty, Wanli period (1573-1620)

Production Note

from label

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Blue and white

Subjects depicted

Ducks (birds); Trees, Pine; Birds; Landscapes; Lotus flowers; Peaches

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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