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On display at V&A South Kensington
Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery

Serving Dish

1808-1818 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Large oval serving dish, the centre printed in black with two female figures in classical dress and Cupid in a landscape, the border printed in black with repeating pattern of medallion heads and scroll and foliate ornament


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Creamware (faïence fine) transfer-printed in black
Brief Description
Creamware serving dish made at Creil pottery factory 1808-1818 and transfer-printed by Stone, Coquerel and Le Gros.
Physical Description
Large oval serving dish, the centre printed in black with two female figures in classical dress and Cupid in a landscape, the border printed in black with repeating pattern of medallion heads and scroll and foliate ornament
Marks and Inscriptions
  • 'CREIL' (Impressed)
  • printed circular mark in black: 'SCL' in monogram with 'PAR BREVET D'INVENTION-PARIS-Manufre d'Impression sur Faience, Porcelaine etc'
  • '2' printed in black
Credit line
Presented by Lt. Col. K. Dingwall, DSO with Art Fund support
Subjects depicted
Collection
Accession Number
C.433-1915

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record createdJune 7, 2004
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