Bottle with Design of Butterfly and Chrysanthemums, 19th century

  • Korean

Porcelain with blue cobalt and clear glaze

  • Framed: Overall: 11 3/8 × 6 3/4 inches (28.9 × 17.1 cm)

Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Byung Soon Lee

1987.20

Department

Asian Art

  • Chosen
  • Underglazing
  • Cobalt blue
  • Glaze
  • Porcelain
  • Bottle
  • Octagonal
  • Vase
  • Blue-and-white, transitional
  • Korea
  • Butterfly
  • Chrysanthemums

Provenance

(Sang Chool Yi, Seoul, Korea); Dr. and Mrs. Byung Soon Lee (Troy, Michigan, USA); 1987-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Korean, Bottle with Design of Butterfly and Chrysanthemums, 19th century, porcelain with blue cobalt and clear glaze. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Byung Soon Lee, 1987.20.