Bowl

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1840-1860

GUSN

GUSN-34948

Description

Earthenware bowl with "flow blue" transfer-printed Chinoiserie pattern. Floral interior border and repeating scene in basin exterior of exotic flowers in foreground, figure on bridge and pagodas in background.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bowls (vessels)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
flow blue (ceramic glaze)
Chinoiserie
Bowl, ServingFlow blue
Spray
Orientalism
Bowl, Serving

Inscription

[illeg.pattern name diamond-shaped cartouche] (printed)
"B" (impressed)

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels

Dimensions

3 3/4 (H), 7 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Charles E. Deane, Ruthven Deane, and Miss Mary Deane Dexter

Accession Number

1932.682