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Asian Art

Dish with Dragon and Waves

18th century

Porcelain with cobalt blue under and colored enamels over clear glaze

1 1/2 × 6 3/4 in. (3.8 × 17.1 cm)
S. Wells Williams Collection; bequest of F. Wells Willams, B.A.1879
1928.235.15
Geography: 
China
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Qianlong period (1736 - 1795)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Samuel Wells Williams (1812–1884) Collection; 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. 383, ill.

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