Porcelain Holy Grail Cup with Blue and White Cross, Grape, Barley Painting
This blue and white porcelain holy grail exhibits the cross, fully-ripened grape and barley painting with the attractive cobalt blue in white glaze that bestowed Joseon (1392-1910) porcelain with a worldwide reputation. The harmony between the blue grape painting and the pure white glaze makes it a memorable item for any collection.
Blue and white porcelain wares of Korea are marked by an elegant form presenting a design of unrestrained brush strokes in perfect harmony with the negative space surrounding it. The beauty of elegance and spirituality emanating from the Korean blue and white porcelain is often compared with its Chinese counterpart, which is characterized by luxurious designs nearly comprising the entire surface.
Size: Widest Diameter 5.9" x Height 7.1" (15 x 18cm)