Artist Chinese
  • Bowl
Date between 1750 and 1800
Medium hard-paste porcelain with polychrome enamel and gilding
Dimensions Overall: 2 × 9 5/8 inches (5.1 × 24.4 cm)
Credit Line Gift of the Winfield Foundation
Accession Number 55.92
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in center, motto: IN SUBLIME.
Helena Woolworth McCann [1878-1938] (Syosset, New York, USA);
by descent to her children, Constance [Mrs. Joseph V.] McMullan, Helena [Mrs. Winston F. C.] Guest, and Frasier McCann;
1941, lent to the Detroit Institute of Arts by the children of Mrs. McCann, through the Winfield Foundation (New York, New York, USA);
1955, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)