Famille verte plate with basket of flowers
Diameter: 36 cm (14 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Hard-paste porcelain, enamel decoration
Not On View
Dish with shaped rim. The central of the dish painted with a basket of flowers, surrounded by a border of twelve radiating, shaped panels.
June 2007, sold by Dominique Odelin, Lille, to the G. Ephis collection (private collector), France; 2012, sold by the G. Ephis collection to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 24, 2012).
The G. Ephis Collection—Museum purchase with funds donated anonymously, Charles Bain Hoyt Fund, John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund, Mary S. and Edward J. Holmes Fund, William Francis Warden Fund, Tamara Petrosian Davis Sculpture Fund, John Lowell Gardner Fund, Seth K. Sweetser Fund, H. E. Bolles Fund, and funds by exchange from the Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger Collection-Bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and Gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger