Porcelain Dutchman by Unknown Artist

Urn in the form of a Bacchanalian figure of a man seated astride a barrel, the head serves as a lid.

Details

Medium:
Porcelain
Dimensions:
36 cm
Acquired in:
1927
Presented by:
Kenneth Dingwall through The Art Fund

Japanese (Imari) porcelain copied from Dutch delft and painted in an underglaze blue.

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

Entry details

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