Carved lacquer circular dish

Historical period(s)
Ming dynasty, late 15th-mid 16th century
Medium
Carved red lacquer on wood core
Dimensions
H x W x D: 2.4 x 18.1 x 18.1 cm (15/16 x 7 1/8 x 7 1/8 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Collection
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
S1987.391
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Lacquer, Vessel
Type

Dish

Keywords
China, dragon, Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644), WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Published References
  • Arthur Wheelock Jr. A Collector's Cabinet. Exh. cat. Washington. p. 50.
  • Lee Yu-kuan. Oriental Lacquer Art., 1st ed. New York. p.163.
  • et al. Asian Art in the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery: The Inaugural Gift. Washington, 1987. cat. 181, p. 272.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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