09 janvier 2017

Dish with Fish Swimming in Lotus Pond, Ming dynasty (1368–1644), Wanli mark and period (1573–1620)

Dish with Fish Swimming in Lotus Pond, Ming dynasty (1368–1644), Wanli mark and period (1573–1620). Porcelain painted in underglaze blue with reserve decoration. Diam. 15.3 cm (6 in.). Bequest of Russell Tyson, 1964.659. The Art Institute of Chicago ©2015 The Art Institute of Chicago,

09 janvier 2017

Square-Sided Jar, Ming dynasty (1368–1644), Wanli mark and period (1573–1620)

Square-Sided Jar with Dragons, Phoenixes, Cranes, and Auspicious Symbols, Ming dynasty (1368–1644), Wanli mark and period (1573–1620). Porcelain painted in underglaze blue. H. 7 7/8 in.; diam. of top 3 1/2 in. Gift of Russell Tyson, 1954.472. The Art Institute of Chicago ©2015 The Art Institute of Chicago.