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Saucer

1735-95

This pair from the Qianlong period manifests the continuing fascination with monochrome wares. The yellow palette was obtained through the use of iron oxide and/or antimony oxide.

Porcelain with yellow glaze
15/16 in. (2.38 cm)
: 3 1/2 in.
Eugene Fuller Memorial Collection
35.254.2
location
Not currently on view

Resources

Exhibition HistorySeattle, Washington, Seattle Art Museum, Glaze, Pattern and Image: Decoration in Chinese Ceramics, Sept. 7 - Nov. 19, 2002.

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