Punch Bowl, late 18th century

  • Chinese Export, Chinese

Glazed hard-paste porcelain with polychrome enamel and gold

  • Framed: Overall: 9 × 21 inches (22.9 × 53.3 cm)

Bequest of Ruth Nugent Head in memory of her mother, Anna E. Kresge, and her husband, Henry W. Nugent Head

F1985.91

Department

European Sculpture and Dec Arts

  • Geometric patterns
  • Hard paste porcelain
  • Enamel
  • Glaze
  • Flowers (plants)
  • Bowl (vessel)
  • Polychromed (coloring process)
  • China

Provenance

Ruth Nugent Head (New York, New York, USA); 1985-present, bequest to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Published References

Darr, Alan Phipps. "European Sculpture and Decorative Arts," Bulletin of the DIA 62, no. 3, Annual Report (1986): pp. 22-24.

Rights Status

Chinese Export, Chinese, Punch Bowl, late 18th century, glazed hard-paste porcelain with polychrome enamel and gold. Detroit Institute of Arts, Bequest of Ruth Nugent Head in memory of her mother, Anna E. Kresge, and her husband, Henry W. Nugent Head, F1985.91.