Bowl with Lotuses, Porcelain painted with cobalt blue under transparent glaze (Jingdezhen ware), China

Bowl with Lotuses

Period:
Ming dynasty (1368–1644), Zhengde mark and period (1506–21)
Date:
early 16th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Porcelain painted with cobalt blue under transparent glaze (Jingdezhen ware)
Dimensions:
H. 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm); Diam. 8 1/8 in. (20.6 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1963
Accession Number:
63.155.2
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 204
Marking: Zhengde mark (underglaze blue in double ring) 4 characters
[ Mrs. Daisy Wu , New York, until 1963; sold to MMA]
New York. China Institute in America. "Ming Porcelain: A Retrospective," October 29, 1970–January 31, 1971.