H. 7/8 in. (2.2 cm); W. 5 3/8 in. (13.7 cm); L. 7 7/8 in. (20 cm)
Gift of Florence and Herbert Irving, 2015
Not on view
A scholar-gentleman walks with an attendant, who is holding a zither (a stringed instrument), as they leave another figure in a nearby pavilion. They are either coming from or going to a festive event that would have included music, painting, poetry, and wine.
#7348. Lozenge-Shaped Dish with Figures in a Landscape
Artist: Date: mid-14th century Accession Number: 26.271.1a, b Date: mid-14th centuryMedium: Porcelain painted with cobalt blue under a transparent glaze (Jingdezhen ware)
Accession: 26.271.1a, bOn view in:Gallery 204