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Beaker with fishing scene, painted in the manner of Ignaz Preissler

Date: c.1715; decorated in Silesia or Bohemia, c.1730
Dimensions:
Overall: 7.5 x 7 cm (2 15/16 x 2 3/4 in.)
Medium: Porcelain, and black enamel.
Credit Line: Gift of George and Helen Gardiner
Origin:China, Jiangxi, Jingdezhen
Object number: G83.1.788
DescriptionA Hausmaler decorated beaker, the Chinese porcelain painted in schwarzlot in the manner of Ignaz Preissler. It has a continuous scene of fishing boats, with figures fishing from the bank and Italianate buildings and ruins.