Additional Image:

Shown here is the opposite side of the mug decorated with an exotic bird design. 

 

A close up of the chinoiserie design is shown here.

 

Shape Type: Miscellaneous

Pattern Type: Chinese, Asian and Other Exotic Themes

Date: c. 1795-1800

Dimensions:

  • Height: 5.75 in (14.605 cm)

Maker: Unknown

Description:

A pearlware tapered mug printed in black with additional enamel colors added. A red enameled design immitating a shell-edge was added to the rim.  This print appears to incorporate an interesting combination of  two popular Chinese-inspired themes;  that of  La Dame Chinoise and the Jumping Boy


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