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Dish

  • Place of origin:

    Jingdezhen (made)

  • Date:

    1662-1722 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in overglaze enamels

  • Credit Line:

    Salting Bequest

  • Museum number:

    C.1137-1910

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 9, shelf 4

Physical description

Dish of porcelain. Painted in two shades of green, manganese-purple, yellow, red and blue enamel. In the middle, a medallion containing three horses, scattered plum-blossom and Buddhist emblems on a ground of waves. On the rim, fishes, plum-blossom and emblems on a similar ground. Under the base, a deep groove round the foot-ring.

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen (made)

Date

1662-1722 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in overglaze enamels

Dimensions

Height: 5.7 cm, Diameter: 15.2 cm

Descriptive line

Dish, porcelain painted in overglaze polychrome enamels, China, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Production Note

Register

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Emblems (symbols); Medallions (ornament areas); Horses; Fish; Prunus blossoms

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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