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Figure of a Bijin, or Beauty: JL.6-1984

Object information

Titles

Figure of a Bijin, or Beauty

Maker(s)

Unknown (Maker)

Description

Hard-paste porcelain figure, moulded and painted in enamels, the kimono decorated with flowers.

Legal notes

Lent by Mr and Mrs Jenyns

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Loan (1984) by Jenyns, Roger, Mr and Mrs

Dating

Edo Period (1615-1868)
17th Century
Production date: circa AD 1680

School or Style

Kakiemon

Materials used in production

Enamel Hard-paste porcelain

Techniques used in production

Moulding Enamelling

Identification numbers

Accession number: JL.6-1984
Primary reference Number: 140536
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 26 November 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Figure of a Bijin, or Beauty" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/140536 Accessed: 2022-06-29 03:57:58

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