- Other Title
- Bowl with foliate rim
- Place where the work was made
- Qing dynasty 1644 - 1911 → China
- late 19th century
- Media category
- Materials used
- porcelain with enamel decoration including 'European green'
- 7.8 x 15.5 cm
- Gift of Mr J.H. Myrtle 1990
- Not on display
- Accession number
This bowl is part of a dinner service which carries the hallmark of a pavilion where the Empress Dowager once resided.
The Asian Collections, AGNSW, 2003, pg.130.
Porcelain decorated in this style was popular with the Empress Dowager Cixi and was probably made for her use during the reign of her nephew, the Guangxu Emperor.
Hepburn Myrtle, 'Late Chinese Imperial Porcelain', AGNSW, 1980, cat.no 55.
Where the work was made
Referenced in 2 publications
J. Hepburn Myrtle, Late Chinese Imperial Porcelain, Sydney, 1980, 37 (illus.). cat.no 55
Jackie Menzies (Editor), The Asian Collections Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'The Marvel of Porcelain', Sydney, 2003, 130 (colour illus.).