The Burke Collection
Plate with Pronk design of courtesan and attendant with umbrella
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Catalogue information

Edo period, 18th century

Imari (伊万里) ware; porcelain with underglaze cobalt blue, overglaze enamels, and gold

Diam. 23.5 cm (9 1/4 in.)

Donated to the Minneapolis Institute of Art by the Mary and Jackson Burke Foundation in 2015


Meech 1993, no. 123
Meech, Julia
[Editor]. Rain and Snow: The Umbrella in Japanese Art. Exh. cat. New York: Japan Society.

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Murase 1993, no. 63.
Murase, Miyeko
Jewel Rivers: Japanese Art from the Burke Collection. Exh. cat. Richmond: Virginia Museum of Fine Art.

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