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Bowl in the Chinese Famille Verte Style

Manufacturer: Worcester Porcelain Manufactory

Date: c.1752-1753
Dimensions:
Overall: 10.4 x 20.7 cm (4 1/8 x 8 1/8 in.)
Medium: Steatitic (soapstone) soft-paste porcelain with overglaze enamels
Credit Line: The Vernon W. Armstrong Collection
Origin:England, Worcestershire, Worcester
Object number: G91.7.36
DescriptionBowl is octagonal shape, the outside painted in famille verte colours with foliage and rocks. Decoration is based on Chinese famille verte porcelain. The shape also has its origins in oriental porcelain.