Chinese collection

Item LL 6148
side view of dish of item LL 6148
side view of dish of item LL 6148
side view of dish of item LL 6148

Accession no: LL 6148
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Square bowl
Materials: Porcelain with underglaze blue decoration
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD)
Measurements: H. 9.9 cm, W. 19.1, L. 19.2 cm

Description: Square bowl with similar designs outside to LL 6147. Inside, a square panel with a lady in a garden, seated on a rock. Border of lozenge diaper interrupted by medallions of flowers.


Mark of the Xuande period (1426-1435 AD), but the bowl is of Kangxi date.

Literature
R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 159.