Art/ Collection/ Art Object

백자 접시 조선
白磁楪匙 朝鮮
Dish

Period:
Joseon dynasty (1392–1910)
Date:
second half of the 15th century
Culture:
Korea
Medium:
Porcelain
Dimensions:
H. 1/2 in. (1.3 cm); Diam. 8 7/16 in. (21.4 cm); Diam. of foot 5 3/4 in. (14.6 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Purchase, Mary and James G. Wallach Foundation Gift and Seymour Fund, 2004
Accession Number:
2004.124
Not on view
The dish, produced at the court kilns (Bunwon), demonstrates the neo-Confucian elite’s taste for unadorned white porcelain during the Joseon period.
[ Christie's, New York , Japanese and Korean Art, March 24, 2004, lot 339, to MMA]
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New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Arts of Korea," January 14, 2005–October 29, 2006.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Birds and Flowers," November 1, 2006–April 21, 2007.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Buddhist Paintings from the Koryō Dynasty (918–1392)," May 8, 2007–October 22, 2007.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Maebyông," October 30, 2007–March 3, 2008.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Beauty and Learning: Korean Painted Screens," March 11, 2008–June 1, 2008.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Arts of Korea," June 10, 2008–October 24, 2008.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Art of the Korean Renaissance, 1400–1600," March 17, 2009–June 21, 2009.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Art of Korea," July 7, 2009–November 15, 2009.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Contemplations on the Moon Jar," November 16, 2009–April 25, 2010.

Philadelphia Museum of Art. "Plain Beauty: White Porcelain of the Joseon Dynasty (1392–1910)," June 19, 2010–September 26, 2010.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Representation/Abstraction in Korean Art," November 23, 2010–March 20, 2011.

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New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Still Life in Korean Art," June 7, 2014–February 1, 2015.

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New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Expressions of Nature in Korean Art," April 2, 2016–September 18, 2017.

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