17 février 2024

Dish, Ming dynasty, second half of 15th century

Dish, Ming dynasty, second half of 15th century, Jingdezhen porcelain painted in underglaze blue. Diameter: 13cm. Given by Sir John Addis KCMG, FE.27-1975. © Victoria and Albert Museum, London. Dish with rounded sides and everted rim, and recessed base. Painted inside in a medallion is a four-pointed vajra design with a border of simulated Tibetan characters round the rim; and round the outside is a lotus scroll band with six Tibetan characters above the blooms. The group of objects (FE.3 to 105-1975) were all acquired... [Lire la suite]
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08 février 2024

Dish, Ming dynasty, Xuande mark and period (1426-1435)

Dish, Ming dynasty, Xuande mark and period (1426-1435). Porcelain, painted in underglaze blue. Diameter: 28cm. Purchased from Robert Murdoch Smith, 1633-1876. Victoria and Albert Museum, London. This dish is an important example of Chinese blue and white porcelain produced in Jingdezhen in the early 15th century. The dish bears the mark of the Chinese emperor Xuande (1426-35) and was bought in Persia.
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02 février 2024

Dish, Ming dynasty, ca. 1600

Dish, Ming dynasty, ca. 1600. Guangdong porcelain with incised lotus design under a 'Swatow type' celadon glaze, Diameter: 26.7cm. Purchased from Robert Murdoch Smith, 1701-1876. © Victoria and Albert Museum, London
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20 novembre 2023

Dish, China, Ming dynasty, Hongzhi mark and period (1488-1505)

Dish, China, Ming dynasty, Hongzhi mark and period (1488-1505). Porcelain covered with yellow enamel, on the back with diamond-engraved Persian inscription. Diameter: 21.6cm. Museum no 551-1878. Victoria and Albert Museum, London. Porcelain dish, covered with yellow enamel, except on the base. On the back, diamond-engraved inscription in Persian, Jahangir Shah-e Akbar Shah 1021 (1612-13 AD), meaning that it was owned by the Mughal emperor Jahangir, son of, and successor to, Akbar.
20 novembre 2023

Dish made of porcelain with yellow glaze, China, Ming dynasty, Hongzhi mark and period, 1488-1505

Dish made of porcelain with yellow glaze, China, Ming dynasty, Hongzhi mark and period, 1488-1505. Diameter: 21.6cm. Given by Miss Dorothy Bushell, FE.115-1975. Victoria and Albert Museum, London. Dish of saucer-shaped with rounded sides rising at the rim; straight footring sloped on the outside. The dish is covered overglaze with a light yellow glaze, the base having a plain glaze.
20 novembre 2023

Dish, Ming dynasty, Hongzhi period (1488-1505)

Dish, Ming dynasty, Hongzhi period (1488-1505). Porcelain with dragon design incised and painted in green enamel (Jingdezhen). Diameter: 17.8cm. Museum no C.26-1953. Victoria and Albert Museum, London. Dish of porcelain, saucer-shaped, with rounded sides and turned out lip, and tapering footring. Inside in the centre is incised a five-clawed scaly dragon among cloud scrolls, painted in green enamel and enclosed in a ring with another ring below the lip. The underside similarly shows two running dragons on a ground of delicately... [Lire la suite]
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20 novembre 2023

Dish, Ming dynasty, Hongzhi mark and period (1488-1505)

Dish, Ming dynasty, Hongzhi mark and period (1488-1505). Porcelain with dragon design incised under a clear glaze and painted in green (Jingdezhen). Height: 5.1cm, Diameter: 22.5cm. Museum no CIRC.60-1931. Victoria and Albert Museum, London.  
30 octobre 2023

Dish, Northern Song Dynasty (960-1127)

Dish, Northern Song Dynasty (960-1127). Porcelain with ivory glaze (Ding ware). Width: 9.5 cm. Gift of Major General and Mrs. William Crozier, 1944. Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1944-20-156.
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19 août 2023

Dish, Ming Dynasty, Jiajing Period (1522-1566)

Dish, Ming Dynasty, Jiajing Period (1522-1566). Porcelain with overglaze enamel decoration (Jingdezhen ware); 7 x 38.1 cm. Purchased with Museum funds, Philadelphia Museum of Fine Art, 1876-1487. This dish was purchased from Hu Kwang Yung's exhibit at the Centennial Exposition in Philadelphia in 1876.
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10 août 2023

Dish, Ming Dynasty (1368-1644), Wanli Mark and Period (1573-1620)

Dish, Ming Dynasty (1368-1644), Wanli Mark and Period (1573-1620). Porcelain with underglaze blue decoration (Jingdezhen ware), Diameter 20.2 cm. Philadelphia Museum of Art, Gift of Marguerite and Gerry Lenfest, 2021-54-9.