Cup, ca. 1805

  • Chinese

Glazed hard-paste porcelain with polychrome enamel and gilding

  • Framed: Overall: 1 7/8 × 4 1/8 × 3 1/2 inches (4.8 × 10.5 × 8.9 cm)

Gift of the Winfield Foundation

55.166.A

Department

European Sculpture and Dec Arts

  • Cartouches
  • Chinese
  • Chinese
  • Polychromy
  • Gilding
  • Hard paste porcelain
  • Enamel
  • Glaze
  • Landscapes (representations)
  • Cup
  • Coat of arms
  • Ornamental motifs
  • Cherubs
  • China

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Inscribed, with the arms of Antonio de Araujo e Azevedo.

Provenance

Helena Woolworth McCann [1878-1938] (Syosset, New York, USA); by descent to her children, Constance [Mrs. Joseph V.] McMullan, Helena [Mrs. Winston F. C.] Guest, and Frasier McCann; 1941, lent to the Detroit Institute of Arts by the children of Mrs. McCann, through the Winfield Foundation (New York, New York, USA); 1955, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Chinese, Cup, ca. 1805, glazed hard-paste porcelain with polychrome enamel and gilding. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of the Winfield Foundation, 55.166.A.