色絵牡丹菊風景文大皿 Large Dish with Flower Vases and Landscapes in Cartouches
Edo period (1615–1868)
late 17th–early 18th century
Porcelain with underglaze blue and overglaze polychrome enamels, gold (Arita ware, Imari type)
H. 2 in. (5.1 cm); Diam. 13 in. (33 cm); Diam. of foot 6 3/4 in. (17.1 cm)
Gift of Charles Stewart Smith, 1893
Not on view
Marking: A number painted on the base of this large dish is associated with the collection of porcelain assembled in Dresden by Augustus II, King of Poland and Elector of Saxony (1670-1733), who sponsored production of porcelain at Meissen in the early eighteenth century.
Captain Frank Brinkley , Tokyo (1893; sold to Smith). ; Charles Stewart Smith , New York (1893; donated to MMA).
City Art Museum of St. Louis. "Masterpieces of Japanese Porcelain in American Collections," October 9, 1970–November 15, 1970.
Kansas City. William Rockhill Nelson Gallery of Art. "Masterpieces of Japanese Porcelain in American Collections," December 3, 1970–January 3, 1970.
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Resonant Image: Tradition in Japanese Art (Part Two)," April 27, 1998–September 27, 1998.
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Arts of Japan," 1998.
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Flowering of Edo Period Painting: Japanese Masterworks from the Feinberg Collection," February 1, 2014–September 7, 2014.
Artist: Design attributed to Cornelis Pronk (Dutch, Amsterdam 1691–1759 Amsterdam)Date: ca. 1734–37Medium: Porcelain painted with cobalt blue under and colored enamels over transparent glaze (Hizen ware; Imari type)
Accession: 2002.447.122On view in:Gallery 201