‘Palace bowl’ with day lily design

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Historical period(s)
Ming dynasty, Chenghua reign, 1465-1487
Medium
Clay: fine white porcelain. Glaze: transparent and colorless, high fire.
Style
Jingdezhen ware
Dimensions
H x W: 7 x 15.1 cm (2 3/4 x 5 15/16 in)
Geography
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1952.18
On View Location
Freer Gallery 13: Looking Out, Looking In: Art in Late Imperial China
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Bowl

Keywords
Chenghua reign (1465 - 1487), China, Jingdezhen ware, lily, Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644), porcelain, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Edward T. Chow 1910 - 1980
Mathias Komor 1909 - 1984

Published References
  • Ming Porcelains in the Freer Gallery of Art. Washington, 1953. p. 24, fig. 19.
  • Ann Frank. Chinese Blue and White. New York. p. 42.
  • Mayuyama Junkichi. Obei shuzo chugoku toji zuroku (Chinese Ceramics in the West). Tokyo. pl. 96.
  • Oriental Ceramics (Toyo Toji Taikan): The World's Great Collections. 12 vols., Tokyo. pl. 32.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum