An image of Plate decorated with castle and landscape scene

Export ware

(China  – )

Plate decorated with castle and landscape scene

Location
Upper Asian gallery
Further information

[This] dish is an example of Chinese porcelain made at Jingdezhen, transported to Nanjing, then to Canton for shipment to England. The ware was extremely popular, often known by the name Nankin ware. The piece was decorated at Jingdezhen, but the gilding would have been added in England.

Asian Art Department, AGNSW, 15 October 2002.

Place of origin
China
Year
circa 1790s
Media
Ceramic
Medium
porcelain with underglaze blue and gilding
Dimensions
4.7 x 21.2 cm
Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Gift of Elisabeth M. Smith 2002
Accession number
290.2002