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Flared bowl

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Flared bowl decorated with a variety of chinoiserie scenes and scrollwork in gold on the exterior surface and at the base of the interior.

Inscription

Marks: lustre S mark on base

Provenance

March 1, 1993, sold by the executors of the estate of the late Robert Clarke, Esq., at Christie's, London, lot 124 and bought by the MFA for the Rita and Frits Markus Collection [see note 1]. (Accession date: May 26, 1993)

Credit Line

Rita and Frits Markus Collection

German, about 1725

Object Place

Germany

Dimensions

7.9 cm (3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1993.228

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain with gilding

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain