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Circular bowl with plain rim and rounded sides on a high foot ring, decorated in underglaze cobalt blue. The rim interior has a trellis-diaper band. On the exterior is an extended landscape with a figure crossing a bridge with an open pavilion on the left and two houses on a cliff to the right; trees and brush on a large rocky island appear on the opposite side. Very finely potted.

Pattern Names: Scholar on Bridge


c. 1750



Porcelain (hard-paste)


Overall (H x W x D): 3 3/8 in. x 7 5/8 in. x 7 9/16 in. (8.57 cm x 19.37 cm x 19.21 cm)

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Purchased by the A. Alfred Taubman Acquisition Endowment Fund, 2005

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