Porcelain dish with wide flattened rim. There are two small figures crossing a bridge in a watery landscape in a double circle in underglaze blue in the centre, and six cross-patterned circles on the rim. There is an inscription on the base.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 25 millimetres
- Diameter: 146 millimetres
Inscription PositionOn the base
Inscription TransliterationYinsheng jiazhi
Inscription TranslationFinely made by Yinsheng
Published PDF date : Ming Tianqi 1621-1627Room 95 label text:
Blue-and-white dish with a riverscape
This dish has shallow sides and a flattened rim. The centre is painted with two figures crossing a bridge against a riverscape. On the left side are six pattened roundels. There is a four-character inscription reading寅生佳製 (Yinsheng jiazhi ‘Finely made by Yinsheng’) in a double circle on the base.
Porcelain with underglaze cobalt-blue decoration
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Ming dynasty, about AD 1621–1644
Margaret Medley 1976 records: Acquired in 1966. PDF card: Acquired S Marchant & Sons for £18 in 1966.
Porcelain dish with wide flattened rim. Underglaze blue in the centre with two small figures crossing a bridge in a watery landscape in a double circle. Six cross-patterned circles on the rim. Inscription on base.
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Object reference number: RRC40045
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