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Title

Plate decorated with castle and landscape scene

circa 1790s


Artist

Export ware

China


About

[This] dish is an example of Chinese porcelain made at Jingdezhen, transported to Nanjing, then to Canton for shipment to England. The ware was extremely popular, often known by the name Nankin ware. The piece was decorated at Jingdezhen, but the gilding would have been added in England.

Asian Art Department, AGNSW, 15 October 2002.


Details


Place where the work was made

China


Date

circa 1790s


Media category

Ceramic


Materials used

porcelain with underglaze blue and gilding


Dimensions

4.7 x 21.2 cm


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Elisabeth M. Smith 2002


Location

Not on display


Accession number

290.2002


Artist information

Export ware

Works in the collection

15


Place

Where the work was made
China