2 Imari plates by Unknown Artist

Two plates with paintings of Dutch merchant ships and figures.

Details

Medium:
Porcelain
Acquired in:
1947
Bequeathed by:
W B Sutherland through The Art Fund

Part of a collection of works of art, which includes specimens of Japanese and Chinese porcelain, Siamese and Japanese metalwork, Chinese and Japanese lacquer work, Japanese puppets, Chinese, Japanese and Siamese textiles and various books, bequeathed by the late Mr. W. B. Sutherland to his wife and offered by her to the Art Fund, which distributed them amongst twelve Museums and Galleries. One plate is currently missing from the collection.

Provenance

The Sutherland bequest.

Venue details

Ashmolean Museum Beaumont Street, OXFORD Oxfordshire OX1 2PH 01865 278000 www.ashmolean.org

Entry details

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