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Dish

Dish

  • Place of origin:

    China (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1765 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in famille rose enamels

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr P. Cooke

  • Museum number:

    FE.63-1978

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Plate, porcelain, of octangular shape with sloping flat rim, painted in famille rose enamels with the arms of Raymond with Webster accollée. Painted with a design of a scholar and three ladies with fans in a garden with bamboo and rocks to the left. Above the two shields. The dexter shield is of Raymond, Argent three bars sable, and the sinister Webster of Cheshire, Argent a cross patonce between four mullets sable; crest, A dester arm embowed in armour grasping a battle axe all proper. The crest surrounded in flowers. Round the rim are pointed sprays of peony, mallow, and otters.

Place of Origin

China (made)

Date

ca. 1765 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in famille rose enamels

Dimensions

Diameter: 21.1 cm

Descriptive line

Dish, porcelain, painted in famille rose enamels with coat of arms, China, Qing dynasty, Qianlong reign period, ca. 1765

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

Howard, David Santuary. Chinese Armorial Porcelain. London: Faber and Faber Limited, 1974, p. 344

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Scholar; Rocks; Flowers; Garden; Battle axe; Ladies; Peony; Otter; Bamboo

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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