Art/ Collection/ Art Object

色絵梅松竹宝球文皿
Dish with Sacred Jewels, Plum, Pine, and Bamboo

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
ca. 1690–1720s
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Porcelain painted with cobalt blue under and polychrome enamels over a transparent glaze (Hizen ware, Nabeshima type)
Dimensions:
H. 1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm); Diam. 8 in. (20.3 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. V. Everit Macy, 1923
Accession Number:
23.225.302
Not on view
Edith Carpenter Macy , New York (until 1923; donated to MMA).
Minneapolis. Walker Art Center. "Tokyo: Form and Spirit," April 20, 1986–July 20, 1986.

Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles. "Tokyo: Form and Spirit," August 30, 1986–October 26, 1986.

New York. IBM Gallery of Science and Art. "Tokyo: Form and Spirit," November 23, 1986–February 8, 1987.

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. "Tokyo: Form and Spirit," March 10, 1987–May 3, 1987.

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.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Japanese Bamboo Art: The Abbey Collection," June 13, 2017–February 4, 2018.

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