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Asian Art

Bowl with Daoist Immortals

19th century

Porcelain painted with underglaze cobalt blue (Jingdezhen ware)

1 7/8 × 4 in. (4.8 × 10.16 cm)
Bequest of F. Wells Williams, B.A. 1879
1928.209
Geography: 
China
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Daoguang period (1821–50)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Samuel Wells Williams (1812–1884) Collection #119; bequest of Frederick Wells Williams (1857–1928) in 1928; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

George J. Lee, Selected Far Eastern Art in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1970), 190, no. 382, ill.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.