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Dish

1662-1722 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Dish of porcelain. Painted with overglaze enamels in the famille verte palette. In the middle, a man riding past a house. On the rim, in reserve on a ground of fish-roe broken by ruyi heads, are eight leaf-shaped panels, containing alternately plum-blossom among rocks and a lion, dragon or other animal. Under the rim, three sprays of flowers.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Porcelain painted in overglaze enamels
Brief Description
Dish, porcelain painted with overglaze enamels in the famille verte palette, China, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)
Physical Description
Dish of porcelain. Painted with overglaze enamels in the famille verte palette. In the middle, a man riding past a house. On the rim, in reserve on a ground of fish-roe broken by ruyi heads, are eight leaf-shaped panels, containing alternately plum-blossom among rocks and a lion, dragon or other animal. Under the rim, three sprays of flowers.
Dimensions
  • Diameter: 27.3cm
Styles
Marks and Inscriptions
  • An incense burner in a double circle, in underglaze blue
Credit line
Salting Bequest
Production
label
Subjects depicted
Other Number
Loan No. 1357
Collection
Accession Number
C.1190-1910

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record createdJune 25, 2009
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