Bowl with Dragon and Phoenix Maker: Unknown

dated by inscription, 1798

Asian Art


Porcelain with over clear glaze


1 3/4 × 4 1/2 in. (4.4 × 11.4 cm)

Credit Line

S. Wells Willams Collection, Bequest of F. Wells Williams, B.A. 1879

Accession Number



Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Jiaqing period (1796–1820)


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Samuel Wells Williams (1812–1884) Collection; bequest of Frederick Wells Williams (1857–1928) in 1928; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.
  • Susan B. Matheson, Art for Yale: A History of the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2001), 76–77, 83, fig. 62.
  • Handbook of the Collections, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1992), 295, ill.
  • George J. Lee, Selected Far Eastern Art in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1970), 34, no. 52, ill.
  • L. R., "The Williams Collection of Chinese Porcelains," Bulletin of the Associates in Fine Arts at Yale University 3, no. 1 (1928).
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Object/Work type

bowls (vessels)


Jiaqing wu wu shi tang zhi


"Jia Qing wu wu shi jing tang zhi" (the wu wu year of the Chia Ch'ing/Jiaqing period, 1798, made for the Hall Of Respectful Matters), in red enamel on base

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