Bowl

Straight-sided bowl with painted and printed decoration in cobalt under glaze. Rim striped in iron under glaze. Ring cut on interior bottom, with iron wash.
Clay: ivory body with many brown and grey impurities, coarse and grainy.
Glaze: clear with bluish tinge, glossy.

Historical period(s)
Qing dynasty, 19th century
Medium
Porcelain with cobalt and iron pigments under clear glaze
Dimensions
H x Diam (overall): 7 x 12.2 cm (2 3/4 x 4 13/16 in)
Geography
China, Fujian province
Credit Line
Gift of Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Victor and Takako Hauge
Accession Number
S2005.63
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Bowl

Keywords
China, clear glaze, cobalt pigment, iron pigment, porcelain, Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911), WWII-era provenance
Provenance

From at least 1975 to 2005
Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge [1]

From 2005
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge, and Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge in 2005

Notes:

[1] Object file. Acquired while Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge were living in Saigon (1972 or 1973 to 1975).

Previous Owner(s)

Victor and Takako Hauge American (1919 - 2013, 1923 - 2015)
Mr. and Mrs. Osborne and Gratia Hauge (1914-2004) and (died 2000)

Description

Straight-sided bowl with painted and printed decoration in cobalt under glaze. Rim striped in iron under glaze. Ring cut on interior bottom, with iron wash.
Clay: ivory body with many brown and grey impurities, coarse and grainy.
Glaze: clear with bluish tinge, glossy.

Published References
  • Chuimei Ho. Minnan Blue-and-White Wares: An Archaeological Survey of Kiln Sites of the 16th-19th Centuries in Southern Fujian, China. BAR international series, no. 428 Oxford, England, 1988. .
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Ceramics in Mainland Southeast Asia
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum