Copied after Jan Luyken (Dutch, 1649–1712)
Object Place: East Asia, China for export
9 1/8 in. diam.
Medium or Technique
Hard-paste porcelain, black enamel, gilding
Not On View
Nativity scene based on an engraving by Jan Luyken in grisaille & gilt in center. Border with trellis panels, strapwork, cornucopias, and trailing foliage. Back of rim chipped.
Helena Woolworth McCann (b. 1878 - d. 1938), Syosset, NY; by descent to her children, Constance (Mrs. Joseph V.) McMullan, Helena (Mrs. Winston F. C.) Guest, and Frasier McCann; 1941, lent to the MFA by the children of Mrs. McCann, through the Winfield Foundation, New York; 1951, gift of the Winfield Foundation to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 10, 1951)
The Helena Woolworth McCann Collection—Gift of the Winfield Foundation