Bowl with incised decoration and false Zhengde (1506-1521) mark

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Historical period(s)
Qing dynasty, 18th century
Medium
Porcelain with lead-silicate glaze
Style
Jingdezhen ware
Dimensions
H x W: 5.6 x 11.7 cm (2 3/16 x 4 5/8 in)
Geography
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1935.5
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Bowl

Keywords
China, copy, flower, Jingdezhen ware, phoenix, porcelain, Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911), WWII-era provenance
Provenance

From at least 1934 to 1935
C.T. Loo & Company, New York from at least December 1, 1934 [1]

From 1935
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from C. T. Loo & Company on February 2, 1935 [2]

Notes:

[1] See "List of objects owned by C. T. Loo, New York and [left by him] at the Gallery for examination on December 1, 1934," copy in object file.

[2] See C. T. Loo's invoice dated February 2, 1935, copy in object file. The object was purchased from Loo as "Chinese pottery bowl. Ming dynasty."

Previous Owner(s)

C.T. Loo & Company active 1908-1950

Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum