Large Dish with Cherry Blossoms, Porcelain painted with overglaze enamels (Nabeshima ware), Japan

Large Dish with Cherry Blossoms

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
1690–1720s
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Porcelain painted with overglaze enamels (Nabeshima ware)
Dimensions:
H. 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm); Diam. 12 1/2 in. (31.8 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
The Harry G. C. Packard Collection of Asian Art, Gift of Harry G. C. Packard, and Purchase, Fletcher, Rogers, Harris Brisbane Dick, and Louis V. Bell Funds, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, and The Annenberg Fund Inc. Gift, 1975
Accession Number:
1975.268.559
Not on view
This plate is unique, featuring a rare design and an unusual comb pattern on the rim of its foot.
[ Harry G. C. Packard , Tokyo, until 1975; donated and sold to MMA].
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New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "A Beautiful Country: Yamato-e in Japanese Art," November 20, 2010–June 5, 2011.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Storytelling in Japanese Art," November 19, 2011–May 6, 2012.