Chinese for export. [One of a] Pair of covered vegetable dishes. Rectangular with slanting sides, fluted corners, gilded rim, inset domed cover, gilded cone finial. Decoration inside dish & on cover. Set with 2215-2321.41.
With the arms of Antonio de Araujo de Azevedo
Helena Woolworth McCann (b. 1878 - d. 1938), Syosset, NY; by descent to her children, Constance (Mrs. Joseph V.) McMullan, Helena (Mrs. Winston F. C.) Guest, and Frasier McCann; 1941, lent to the MFA by the children of Mrs. McCann, through the Winfield Foundation, New York; 1951, gift of the Winfield Foundation to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 10, 1951, Deaccession Date: April 24, 2013)
The Helena Woolworth McCann Collection—Gift of the Winfield Foundation