Jar with Carp in Lotus Pond, Porcelain painted with cobalt blue under and colored enamels over transparent glaze (Jingdezhen ware), China

Jar with Carp in Lotus Pond

Period:
Ming dynasty (1368–1644), Jiajing mark and period (1522–66)
Date:
mid-16th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Porcelain painted with cobalt blue under and colored enamels over transparent glaze (Jingdezhen ware)
Dimensions:
H. 9 1/8 in. (23.2 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1917
Accession Number:
17.127.2
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 204
Marking: Jiajing mark (six letters)
[ Yamanaka & Co. , until 1917; sold to MMA]