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Six-lobe shape, center reserve outlined with black scrolled ornament. Painted scene of a musician seranading a woman on a balcony, small dog in foreground, cityscape with figures in background. Border of gold floral scrolls on red ground.

Credit Line

Bequest of R. Thornton Wilson in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson

Chinese for export (Continental Market), about 1740–50

Object Place

China for export

Accession Number

1983.103

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics