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Object Name: Plate
Date: ca. 1890
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Medium: Porcelain
Dimensions: Overall: 7 × 3/4 in. (17.8 × 1.9 cm)
(not assigned): Japan, Yokohama
Description: Plate painted in muted blue, brown, and greens decorated with landscape scene that depicts two quail positioned among reeds, flowers, and grass along shore of river and framed by flying birds and clouds; rim painted with cloud formations in bold black and gold; underside of plate rim is decorated with abstracted phoenix rendered in gold.
Credit Line: The Robert L. Stuart Collection, the gift of his widow Mrs. Mary Stuart
Object Number: S-247.18
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Marks: Underside of plate is marked in Japanese characters, translated as "It was painted by Kinryu at Imura Workshop, Yokohama, Japan."