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Three Dragon Brushrest


Artist Unknown (China)


Wan-li mark and period (1573-1619)

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Three Dragon Brushrest, Artist Unknown (China)
Three Dragon Brushrest: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Ceramics | Wu-ts'ai warePorcelain with underglaze blue and polychrome overglaze enamel d├ęcor
Size: 4 1/8 x 6 5/8 x 2 9/16in. (10.5 x 16.8 x 6.5cm)
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Style: Ming dynasty, Wan-li mark and period (1573-1619)
Inscriptions: Inscription; Sticker 6-character Wanli mark inside a double rectangle, in blue, on bottom; dealer'S sticker, on bottom
Physical Description: curved shape; molded and painted on a mountain-shaped body with green and rust dragons flanking a blue dragon amongst clouds and above rocks and waves
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Ruth and Bruce Dayton
Accession Number: 2000.147.1
Added to Site: February 28, 2009