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

Description
Bowl - Floral - Porcelain - Large Swatow Bowl, Ming Dynasty (aprox. 1600) - China - 17th century
Good condition, see description - 327×327×85 mm

A wonderful, large Swatow bowl, Ming Dynasty (aprox. 1600), in typical colors and shape.

32,7 cm diameter, 8,5 cm high,

Sturdily potted out of pink/orange clay, covered with a thick glaze, old ivory in color and with a very fine, minute craquelé on the whole surface. Cobalt blue floral motives, calligraphically painted.

Central circle left unglazed for stacking during firing, bottom unglazed too.

Generally good condition, consistent with age and usage, minor chips and frittings on the rim.

Lot details
Object
Bowl
Technique
Handpainted
Material
Porcelain
Period
17th century
Region/ Country of origin
China
Attribution
Original
Decor/ ware
Floral
Title of artwork
Large Swatow Bowl, Ming Dynasty (aprox. 1600)
Condition
Good condition, see description
Dimensions
327×327×85 mm
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