Bowl - Floral - Porcelain - Bird, Flowers - Large Swatow Chinese Bowl, Ming Dynasty (aprox. 1600) - China - 17th century

Description
Bowl - Floral - Porcelain - Bird, Flowers - Large Swatow Chinese Bowl, Ming Dynasty (aprox. 1600) - China - 17th century
Good condition, see description - 88×360×360 mm

Large Swatow Chinese Bowl, Ming Dynasty (aprox. 1600)

36 cm diameter, 8,8 cm high,

Spectacular, very large Swatow bowl, in typical colors and shape. Red stylized painting, completed with turquoise, green and black details. Central circles with a sign and writing. Border with plant and animal motifs.

Central part slightly worn by usage, rims slightly scuffed with one small chip.

Very nice bottom part, typically showing grit attached during firing. Later Dutch brass mount for wall hanging, with nice patina and marks and copper nail joints.

Lot details
Object
Bowl
Technique
Handpainted
Material
Porcelain
Period
17th century
Region/ Country of origin
China
Theme/ depiction
Bird, Flowers
Decor/ ware
Floral
Title of artwork
Large Swatow Chinese Bowl, Ming Dynasty (aprox. 1600)
Condition
Good condition, see description
Dimensions
88×360×360 mm
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