Chinese collection

Item LL 6678
labels on bottom of dish of item LL 6678

Accession no: LL 6678
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Bowl
Materials: Porcelain with overglaze enamel decoration in famille verte style
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD)
Measurements: H. 20 cm

Description: Bowl, with rounded sides and everted rim. Enamelled on the biscuit in yellow, aubergine, and white in a beautiful green ground. Outside are three five-clawed dragons pursuing pearls, and a border of rock and wave design. Inside plain green.

Provenance
Bought from Frank Partridge (Label).

Exhibited
The Arts of the Ch'ing Dynasty, organised by The Arts Council of Great Britain and the Oriental Ceramic Society, 26 May - 2 July 1964, London: The Arts Council Gallery.

Literature
R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 356. Arts Council Catalogue, 1964, No. 128.