Export-ware punchbowl with ink-painted (mocai) decoration of hunting scene

Chinese
Qing dynasty, Yongzheng period
1722–35


Dimensions

Overall: 15.3 cm (6 in.) Other (diameter of mouth): 34.9 cm (13 3/4 in.) Other (diameter of foot): 17.8 cm (7 in.)

Accession Number

51.773

Medium or Technique

Porcelain, Jingdezhen ware

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Porcelain

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