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Plate

Plate
Title
Plate
Date 
1760-1780
Medium 
Porcelain
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 x 8 3/4 in. ( 2.5 x 22.2 cm )
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.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mr. John B. Morris
Object Number 
1955.42
Marks 
written: on adhesive label on underside of plate: "1826/J.B. Morris, Jr."
Gallery Label 
This Chinese export porcelain plate was given to Fanny Morris by Mary Morris Hamilton Schuyler in 1877.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group