Dinner Plate, late 18th century

  • Chinese

Glazed hard-paste porcelain with polychrome enamel

  • Framed: Overall: 1 1/16 × 9 1/8 inches (2.7 × 23.2 cm)

Gift of the Winfield Foundation

55.260

Department

European Sculpture and Dec Arts

  • Chinese
  • Polychromy
  • Hard paste porcelain
  • Enamel
  • Glaze
  • Vegetation
  • Flowers (plants)
  • Figures (representations)
  • Inscriptions
  • Banners
  • Landscape (representation)
  • Plate (dish)
  • Ship
  • Seascape
  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Fish
  • China

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, Dinner Plate, late 18th century, glazed hard-paste porcelain with polychrome enamel. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of the Winfield Foundation, 55.260.