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Small hemispherical porcelain bowl. Decorated in doucai style with underglaze blue outlines and overglaze red, green and aubergine enamels. Design of two men and a water bird in a landscape on the exterior. There is a mark on the base.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 44 millimetres
- Diameter: 95 millimetres
Inscription CommentSix-character Chenghua mark in a double circle in underglaze blue on the base
Published PDF date : Qing Yongzheng 1723-1735Room 95 label text:
Doucai cup with two men 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
Small hemispherical porcelain bowl. Decorated in doucai style with underglaze blue outlines and overglaze red, green and aubergine enamels. Design of two men and a water bird in a landscape on the outside. Mark on base.
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Object reference number: RRC39624
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