Porcelain wine-cup with tapering sides, slightly everted rim and tapering footring. There are three deer in a landscape in Doucai style with underglaze cobalt blue outlines and washes and overglaze red, green, yellow and aubergine enamel on the exterior. There is a mark in underglaze blue on the base.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 38 millimetres
- Diameter: 60 millimetres
Inscription Typereign mark
Inscription Positionon base
Inscription TransliterationDa Ming Chenghua nian zhi
Inscription TranslationMade in the Ming dynasty, Chenghua reign
Inscription CommentSix-character Chenghua mark in a single circle in underglaze blue on the base
Published PDF date : Qing Yongzheng 1723-1735Room 95 label text:
Doucai cup with three deer in a landscape
This cup is painted with underglaze-blue outlines and washes and shades of overglaze green, aubergine, red and yellow enamels in doucai style. There is an apocryphal six-character Chenghua mark in a single circle in underglaze blue on the base.
Porcelain with underglaze cobalt-blue and doucai enamels
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Qing dynasty, about AD 1700–1800
Porcelain Wine-cup with tapering sides, slightly everted rim and tapering footring. Doucai style decoration on the exterior with underglaze cobalt blue outlines and washes and overglaze red, green, yellow and aubergine enamels; undecorated inside. Three deer in a landscape. Mark on base in underglaze blue.
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Object reference number: RRC39098
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