To understand the blue and white porcelain of Ming Yongle, we should pay attention to these four points.
Yongle period in the Ming Dynasty is an important period of the development of blue and white porcelain, Yongle period for the blue and white porcelain shape, can be said to be reached the peak of the level, many porcelain handed down from generation to generation full shape, beautiful, beautiful.
Appreciate Ming Yongle blue-and-white porcelain, from this point of view.
First, the embellishment.
The blue-and-white porcelain in Yongle period of Ming Dynasty was rich and colorful in decoration and varied in forms, which not only retained the traditional pattern, but also had the pattern influenced by foreign culture.The decorative style has the artistic style of natural style and elegant style. Whether it is written in rough style or in fine style, it shows the distinctive characteristics of Yongle in Ming Dynasty.Many stay white ground is a big characteristic of the blue-and-white porcelain pattern of Yongle.Double hook fill color pattern, use small brush touch, change the method of large amount of smear in the past, make the color of the decoration show different depth and depth, make a difference.
Second, the embryo glaze.
The blue-and-white porcelain of Yongle period was passed on to the world under the name of the boilerplate. With the increase of the firing temperature, the glaze surface of the glaze has the characteristics of thick, smooth, smooth, delicate and smooth. Although there are a few pieces of the ware glaze, but there is no orange peel glaze.The glaze color of embryo glaze presents white color mostly, resemble sweet white glaze, in white spread green.In addition to the kiln generally shrink glaze, most of the objects inside and outside the glaze is more uniform.
Third, the shape of the instrument.
In Yongle period of Ming Dynasty, the blue-and-white porcelain was smart, round and elegant in shape. On the basis of inheriting the former style, it also absorbed many foreign elements and made many new and beautiful instruments.In Yongle period, there were many innovative instruments, such as large-scale celestial vase, lotus seed bowl with pointed bottom and multi-series lid pot.Affected by the foreign culture of self-shape into a style, such as double-tied flat pot, Ruyi flat bottle ear, folding pot, water, flower pouring, etc.
Fourth, the general knowledge.
Compared with Xuande’s blue-and-white porcelain, Yongle’s blue-and-white porcelain generally has no knowledge, according to records only like the official kiln press hand cup “Yongle year” four-character seal characters, or “Daming Yongle year” six-character seal characters and so on very few have years.For the official kiln press hand cup in the center of the object marked, through the single-loop line, double-loop line and petal ribbon around.In addition, occasionally “Fu, Lu, Shou” and other words of the folk kiln products.
Speaking of this, do you have a general understanding of Yongle blue-and-white porcelain?Next, let’s take a look at some blue-and-white porcelain from the Yongle period.