Description & Technical information

Set of Two Monteith Bowls
Kangxi period (1662 – 1722)

Date:  1720
Period:  1600-1750, 16th Century
Origin:  China
Medium: porcelain
Dimensions: 16 x 32.5 cm (6¹/₄ x 12³/₄ inches)
Provenance: Private collection, United Kingdom
& Private Collection, The Netherlands

Literature: •David S. Howard & John Ayers, China for the West; Chinese Porcelain and other Decorative Arts for Export illustrated from the Mottahedeh Collection - Volume I. London / New York, 1978, pl. 92
•David S.Howard, The Choice of the Private Trader; The Private Market in Chinese Export Porcelain illustrated from the Hodroff Collection. London, 1994, pl. 218
•Thomas Litzenburg & Anne Bailey, Chinese Export Porcelain; In the Reeves Center Collection at the Washinton and Lee University, London, 2003, pl. 221
•William R. Sargent, Treasures of Chinese Export Porcelain, from the Peabody Essex Museum, New Haven / London, 2012, pl.37

Categories: Oriental and Asian Art