Object Place: East Asia, China for export
Overall: 17.1 x 38.7 cm (6 3/4 x 15 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Hard-paste orcelain, enamel decoration
Not On View
Sides curved to baseband with gold ornament. Hunting scenes in color on sides, panels outlined in etched gold have birds on red twigs & red landscape, between hunts. Flowers (?) in center. Broken, mended, cracked. Plate XVIII in J. A.
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