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Punch bowl

Object Number: 
X.511
Date: 
ca. 1795-1800
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 x 11 3/8 in. ( 12.7 x 28.9 cm )
Description: 
Porcelain punch bowl; polychrome enamel continuous pastoral landscape on exterior sides with pate-sur-pate, trees, and architectural details; inner red diapers border with green enamel flowers.
Gallery Label: 
This bowl is related to Chinese porcelain owned by the Van Rensselaers at Cherry Hill in Albany, and the DeWitt and Maria Clinton porcelain dinner service.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group