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Collection

An image of Dish by

China

Title
Dish
Place of origin
China
Period
Tang dynasty 618 - 907 → China
Year
618 CE-907 CE
Media category
Ceramic
Materials used
earthenware with sancai (three colour) glaze
Dimensions

4.4 x 20.0 cm

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Edward and Goldie Sternberg Chinese Art Purchase Fund 1990
Accession number
226.1990
Location
Not on display
Further information

Tang sancai ceramics are the most familiar and quintessential expression of the Tang style, strongly influenced by Chinese contacts with the arts of Central and West Asia, in particular Sassanian Persia.

Asian Art Dept., AGNSW, June 1990.

Exhibition history (2)

Great gifts, great patrons, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 17 Aug 1994–19 Oct 1994

The connoisseur and the philanthropist: 30 years of the Sternberg Collection of Chinese Art, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 31 Jan 2014–27 Apr 2014