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Plate with overglaze enamel decoration of Hanshan

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Marks

One character mark of "ya" elegance in double circle underglaze blue frame 雅

Provenance

Purchased at auction (Christie's London, June 29, 1989 lot #354) for the MFA by Bluett & Sons Ltd., London.

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated anonymously

Chinese, Late Ming dynasty, Chongzhen period, 1627–44

Dimensions

20.3 cm (8 in.)

Accession Number

1989.248

Medium or Technique

Porcelain, Jingdezhen ware

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain