Cup, ca. 1805

  • Chinese

Glazed hard-paste porcelain with polychrome enamel and gilding

  • 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

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

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)

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.