Plate Incised with Peony Design

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
18th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
White porcelain covered with a celadon glaze over incised design (Nabeshima ware?)
Dimensions:
Diam. 7 7/8 in. (20 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Purchase by subscription, 1879
Accession Number:
79.2.1291
Not on view
[ Samuel P. Avery , New York, 1879; sold to MMA]
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Mighty Kano School: Orthodoxy and Iconoclasm," December 18, 2004–June 5, 2005.