Ming - Wanli - Blue and White Bowl
Ming - Wanli - Blue and White Bowl
Ming - Wanli - Blue and White Bowl
Ming - Wanli - Blue and White Bowl
Ming - Wanli - Blue and White Bowl

Period of MING DYNASTY (1368-1644)

Ming - Wanli - Blue and White Bowl

c. 1560 China

Offered by Catherine Hunt Oriental Antiques

£4,800 gbp
Request Information Call Dealer
Favourite Item
Ming porcelain blue and white large bowl made at Jingdezhen for the Islamic market. Sixteenth Century c1580.
Painted to the outside and inside with leaf shaped panels of stylised lotus flowers below a band of a geometric design. The base to the inside is painted with a large stylised flower.
The lotus flower was seen as growing from mud but blooms white it is associated with purity and beauty and is the emblem of summer as that is when the blooms are at their peak.
The size of the bowl makes potting difficult without warping but this is excellently potted with a very good colour and in goodcondition
very good one very small rim frit
Dimensions
External Height 16.20 cm (6.38 inches)
Diameter 35.20 (13.86 inches)
Stock Code
5791
Medium
Porcelain
Catherine Hunt Oriental Antiques

Catherine Hunt Oriental Antiques
PO Box 743
Cheltenham
Gloucestershire
GL52 5ZB

+44 (0)1242 227794
+44 (0)7976 319344
Favourite Dealer
Request Dealer Alerts
Opening Hours
Contacts
View Dealer Location
Member Since 2011
Members of
View Full Details