Porcelain bowl with wide flaring sides. Underglaze blue with wide band of scrolling lotus flowers and leaves above narrow band of overlapping lotus petals. On the interior, white slip design of floral scrolls around the cavetto, with single blue flower head in double circle in centre. There is an inscription on the base.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 67 millimetres
- Diameter: 213 millimetres
Inscription CommentSix-character Qianlong seal mark in underglaze blue on the base
Published PDF date : Qing Qianlong 1736-1795Room 95 label text:
Blue-and-white bowl with lotus flowers
This bowl is painted in underglaze blue in Ming-style. The base has a six-character underglaze blue Qianlong reign mark.
Porcelain with underglaze cobalt-blue and slip decoration
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Qing dynasty, Qianlong mark and period, AD 1736–1795
Porcelain bowl with wide flaring sides. Underglaze blue with wide band of scrolling lotus flowers and leaves above narrow band of overlapping lotus petals. On the inside, white slip design of floral scrolls around the cavetto, with single blue flower head in double circle in centre. Inscription on base.
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Object reference number: RRC39938
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