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Dish

  • Place of origin:

    Arita (made)

  • Date:

    late 17th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in underglaze blue

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the Japanese Commissioners to the Paris Exhibition of 1878

  • Museum number:

    720-1878

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 20, shelf 4

Physical description

Dish of porcelain, round, painted in underglaze blue with a flood overwhelming farm-houses.

Place of Origin

Arita (made)

Date

late 17th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in underglaze blue

Dimensions

Diameter: 21.6 cm

Descriptive line

Dish, porcelain painted in underglaze blue; Japan, Arita kilns, Edo period, late 17th century

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

Le Japonisme: [exposition] Galeries nationales du Grand Palais, Paris, 17 mai-15 août 1988 ; Musée national d'art occidental, Tokyo, 23 septembre-11 décembre 1988. Paris : Ministere de la culture et de la communication ; Editions de la Réunion des musées nationaux, c1988, p. 262, Plate No. 37.

Labels and date

Plate
Porcelain decorated with a large wave overwhelming two farmhouses in underglaze blue.
Mark: 'Fuku'
JAPANESE (Arita kilns)
About 1850
Given by the Japanese Commissioners to the Paris exhibition of 1878
720-1878 [as at 2005]

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Blue and white

Subjects depicted

Houses

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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