Square bowl

Chinese export


Object Place: East Asia, China for export

Dimensions

W. 10 in.

Accession Number

51.1201

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Chinese for English market. Square bowl. Fluted at corners. Sides curve to small baseband, grape border inside & out, sprig in center & on 2 sides, “T. H. A. B.” monogram on two sides. Set with 2127-2214.41.

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