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An image of Bowl by Jingdezhen ware

Jingdezhen ware

(China  – )

Title
Bowl
Place of origin
JingdezhenJiangxi ProvinceChina
Period
Kangxi 1662 - 1722Qing dynasty 1644 - 1911 → China
Year
circa 1720
Media category
Ceramic
Materials used
porcelain with underglaze blue decoration
Dimensions

9.7 x 19.7 cm

Credit
Purchased 1965
Accession number
EC7.1965
Location
Not on display
Further information

This bowl is a copy of an early 15th century Xuande type, with five-clawed dragon circular medallions externally on each lobe and internally on the centre bottom.

Hepburn Myrtle, 'Chinese Porcelain of the Ming and Ch'ing Dynasties', Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1977. p30

Bibliography (3)

Jackie Menzies (Editor), The Asian Collections Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'The Marvel of Porcelain', Sydney, 2003, 125 (colour illus.).

Julian Thompson, Orientations, 'Chinese Porcelain in the Collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales', pg. 96-103, Hong Kong, Sep 2000, 100 (illus.; colour illus). fig.7 and 7a (mark)

J. Hepburn Myrtle, Chinese porcelain of the Ming and Ch'ing dynasties, Sydney, 1977, 7, 30, 54 (illus.). cat.no. 54. See Further Information for text.

Exhibition history (1)

Chinese porcelain of the Ming and Ch'ing dynasties, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 18 Feb 1977–26 Jun 1977