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Description

Porcelain plate with Imai decoration of underglaze blue and hand painted red, gilt and green. Central well has asymmetrical scene of a tree with stylized leaves next to a low table. Vase with flowers and a bowl with spoon positioned on table. Red geometric band around bowl with floral panels. Surround is underglaze blue with alternating floral panels and single stylized flowers. Surround underside with two floral decorations. All over bluish tint.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
c. 1730-1750
Material
ceramic (material)
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
ceramic (material)
Plate
plates (dishes)
porcelain
Unidentified Ceramic
Dimensions
1 3/8 x 8 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1993.610.2
Credit Line
Bequest of Eleanor Fayerweather
GUSN
6646

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