Chinese collection

Item LL 6245
view of base of dish of item LL 6245

Accession no: LL 6245
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Bowl
Materials: Porcelain with underglaze blue decoration
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD)
Measurements: H. 9.8 cm, D. 20 cm (mouth), D. 8 cm (base)

Description: Bowl with sharply everted rim. Inside, a medallion with pine tree and two deer in a landscape. Border of rocks, rushes, and fungus plants. Outside, ladies in a garden with willow and palm trees. Mark of the Kangxi period (1662-1722 AD) in six characters.

Literature
R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 140.