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Bowl: OC.22-1936

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Maker(s)

Unknown (Factory)

Description

Hard-paste porcelain bowl decorated in enamel colours, one of a pair. With well rounded sides resting on a low tapered foot, and rising to an elegantly flared, lipped rim. The exterior is decorated with flowering branches extending over the rim onto the interior. With sprays of pale pink tree peony intertwined with two slender olive black branches bearing clusters of yellow flowers.
Mark: six character marks of Yongzheng within double circles in underglaze blue

Notes

History note: Unknown before testator

Legal notes

Reginald R. Cory Bequest

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 1.1 cm
Height: 5.3 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1936) by Cory, Reginald R.

Dating

Yongzheng (1723-1735)
Circa 1723 CE - 1735 CE

School or Style

famille rose

Components of the work

Mark composed of underglaze

Materials used in production

Enamels Hard-paste porcelain

Techniques used in production

Enamelling

Identification numbers

Accession number: OC.22-1936
Primary reference Number: 77643
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 12 January 2021 Last processed: Saturday 27 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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