Square Bowl

Chinese export


Object Place: East Asia, China for export

Dimensions

W. 10 in.

Accession Number

51.1151

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Sqaure bowl with notched corners, curved rims. Broad enamel border, oval reserve with initials, “J.A.”.

Provenance

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)

Credit Line

The Helena Woolworth McCann Collection—Gift of the Winfield Foundation