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American Decorative Arts

Plate

ca. 1840

Porcelain with red and blue underglaze decoration and brown, gilt and gray overglaze floral decoration.

9 5/8 in. (24.45 cm)
Gift of Sarah E. Bondy, M.A.H. 1961
1998.42.1
Geography: 
Made in China
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

The plate was owned by Anna Gratz of Lexington, Kentucky, who married Thomas Hart Clay, the son of Henry Clay.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions, 1998,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (1999): 188.

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