<em>Dish with Bird and Flower Decoration</em>, late 19th–early 20th century. Porcelain with underglaze decoration, 1 3/4 × 10 13/16 in. (4.5 × 27.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Carroll Family Collection, 2020.18.4 (Photo: Image courtesy of the donor., CUR.2020.18.4.jpg)

Dish with Bird and Flower Decoration

Medium: Porcelain with underglaze decoration

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:late 19th–early 20th century

Dimensions: 1 3/4 × 10 13/16 in. (4.5 × 27.5 cm)


Accession Number: 2020.18.4

Image: CUR.2020.18.4.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Large dish or shallow bowl decorated in blue with an image of two birds, one perched on the branch of a flowering tree (plum?), the other flying, above an ornamental rock with peony bush, stylized orchids, and the edge of a fence. The sloping sides are left unornamented except for a band of repeated floral pattern.

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