Porcelain bowl. There are four fish reserved in white, with slip painted details, against a dull red copper ground. Plain white inside and around rim. There is an inscription on the base.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 76 millimetres
- Diameter: 169 millimetres
Inscription CommentZhengde mark in double ring
Published PDF date : Ming Zhengde 1506-1521Room 95 label text:
Bowl with reserved fish design
This bowl has four fishes reserved in white with white slip details. It has a copper-red ground. On the base is an apocryphal Zhengde mark in underglaze cobalt blue. Both the technique of decorating the fishes and the appearance of the glaze suggest a Qing date.
Porcelain with underglaze cobalt-blue mark, reserved, slip painted decoration and copper-red glaze
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province江西省, 景德鎮
Qing dynasty, Yongzheng period, AD 1723–1735
Porcelain bowl. Decorated with four fish reserved in white, with slip painted details, against a dull red copper ground. Plain white inside and around rim. Inscription on base.
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Object reference number: RRC39428
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