Chinese collection

Item LL 6739

Accession no: LL 6739
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Bowl
Materials: Porcelain with overglaze enamel decoration in famille noire style
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD) or 19th Century
Measurements: H. 12.5 cm, D. 19.5 cm

Description: Bowl, in a set of three (with LL 6737 & LL 6738), with rounded sides and everted rims; stiffly painted in famille verte enamels in a ground of thin mottled black, with phoenixes and a pearl outside. Pale green inside with a pearl at the bottom.

Bought from Frank Partridge, 1920, £350 (for LL 6737, LL 6738 & LL 6739); for Hulme Art Gallery; LLAG Invoice file No. 99.

R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art , London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 384.