Child Lying Down, Porcelain with underglaze blue and overglaze enamels (Hirado ware), Japan

染付唐子形置物
Child Lying Down

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
late 18th–first half of 19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Porcelain with underglaze blue and overglaze enamels (Hirado ware)
Dimensions:
H. 1 in. (2.5 cm); W. 2 in. (5.1 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. V. Everit Macy, 1923
Accession Number:
23.225.80
Not on view
Edith Carpenter Macy , New York (until 1923; donated to MMA).
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "No Ordinary Mortals: The Human and Not-So-Human Figure in Japanese Art," 1996.