Dish with design of pair of dragons

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Historical period(s)
Ming dynasty, late 15th century
Medium
Porcelain with enamel glazes over clear glaze
Style
Jingdezhen ware
Dimensions
H x W: 3.8 x 14.8 cm (1 1/2 x 5 13/16 in)
Geography
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1953.4
On View Location
Freer Gallery 13: Looking Out, Looking In: Art in Late Imperial China
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Dish

Keywords
China, dragon, Jingdezhen ware, 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. 29, fig. 24.
  • Daisy Lion-Goldschmidt. Ming Porzellan. Stuttgart and Zurich. pl. 68.
  • Oriental Ceramics (Toyo Toji Taikan): The World's Great Collections. 12 vols., Tokyo. pl. 114.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum