14 juillet 2012

Meiping with fruiting branches.

Meiping with fruiting branches. Porcelain with underglaze cobalt-blue decoration. Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮. Ming dynasty, Yongle period, AD 1403–24. On loan from Sir Percival David Foundation of Chinese Art. PDF  A610 © Trustees of the British Museum Height: 285 mm. Diameter: 177 mm. Underglaze blue with wide band of fruiting branches including peaches, cherries and pomegranate between bands of lappets and plantain leaves. All decorative bands separated by parallel blue... [Lire la suite]
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