In this design: This traditional blue and orange floral was adapted from a mid to late 18th-century chop dish. The original piece, made of classic enameled porcelain, was a Chinese export for the French market.
|Artist or Collection||Museum of Fine Arts, Boston|
|Artist or Collection Story||The original MFA opened its doors to the public on July 4, 1876, the nation's centennial. Today the MFA is one of the most comprehensive art museums in the world; the collection encompasses nearly 500,000 works of art. The Museum has obligations to the people of Boston and New England, across the nation and abroad. It celebrates diverse cultures and welcomes new and broader constituencies. The Museum is a place in which to see and to learn. It stimulates in its visitors a sense of pleasure, pride and discovery which provides aesthetic challenge and leads to a greater cultural awareness and discernment. The Museum’s ultimate aim is to encourage inquiry and to heighten public understanding and appreciation of the visual world.|
|Collection Name||Chinese Ceramic|
|Type||Guest Towel Napkins|
|Made of||Triple-Ply Paper Printed with Non-Toxic, Water-Soluble Dyes|
|Dimensions||4.25" x 7.75"|
|Included||15 Per Package|