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Offering Bowl with a Lotus Scroll

18th century

Porcelain with incised hidden decoration (anhua) under clear glaze (Jingdezhen ware)

3 7/8 × 5 3/4 in. (9.8 × 14.6 cm)
Gift of Dr. Yale Kneeland, Jr., B.A. 1922
1958.88.31
Geography: 
China
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Qianlong period (1736–95)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Dr. Yale Kneeland Jr.; 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), 189–190, no. 381, ill.

Mimi Gardner Gates, The Communion of Scholars: Chinese Art at Yale, exh. cat. (New York: China House Gallery, 1982), 90–91, no. 40, ill.

David Ake Sensabaugh, The Scholar as Collector: Chinese Art at Yale, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2004), 43, no. 33.

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.