Historical period(s)
Ming dynasty copy, Hongzhi reign, circa 1920s
Medium
Porcelain with cobalt pigment under clear glaze, enamel glaze on biscuit
Style
Jingdezhen ware
Dimensions
H x W: 4.4 x 21.5 cm (1 3/4 x 8 7/16 in)
Geography
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1952.19
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Dish

Keywords
China, cobalt pigment, copy, dragon, forgery, Hongzhi reign (1488 - 1505), Jingdezhen ware, Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644), porcelain, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

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

Published References
  • Oriental Ceramics (Toyo Toji Taikan): The World's Great Collections. 12 vols., Tokyo. pl. 116.
  • Ming Porcelains in the Freer Gallery of Art. Washington, 1953. p. 32, fig. 28.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Whistler's Neighborhood
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum

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