Plate

Object Number: 
1955.42
Date: 
1760-1780
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 8 3/4 in. ( 2.5 x 22.2 cm )
Marks: 
written: on adhesive label on underside of plate: "1826/J.B. Morris, Jr."
Description: 
Chinese export porcelain plate with scalloped edge and underglaze blue Chinoiserie decoration; plate has molded scallop edge painted yellow; rim has four groupings of flowers and vines; cavetto has diamond hatching and four reserves of flowers; well of plate painted with landscape scene including pagoda, trees, a rocky outcropping, and birds.
Gallery Label: 
This Chinese export porcelain plate was given to Fanny Morris by Mary Morris Hamilton Schuyler in 1877.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. John B. Morris
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group