Plate with vase of flowers


On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 203

Most of the porcelain made for export to Europe in the late sixteenth and first half of the seventeenth century was blue-and-white. This is an extremely rare example of kraak ware painted using colored enamels.

Plate with vase of flowers, Porcelain painted with colored enamels over transparent glaze (Jingdezhen ware), China

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