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Figure

Figure

  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1760 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bow Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain, painted in enamels

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Mr Wallace Elliot

  • Museum number:

    C.76A-1938

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 2, shelf 5

Physical description

Figure of Isabella from the Italian Comedy in soft-paste porcelain painted in enamels. She wears a similarly patterned skirt, yellow bodice and a red cloak with purple lining which she is drawing forward with her right hand. High four-footed scrolled bases with applied green leaves and flowers.

Place of Origin

London (made)

Date

ca. 1760 (made)

Artist/maker

Bow Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain, painted in enamels

Dimensions

Diameter: 18.4 cm

Object history note

London, Stoner & Evans, 1927.

Descriptive line

Figure of Isabella from the Italian Comedly, soft-paste porcelain painted in enamels, Bow Porcelain Factory, London, about 1760

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Bradshaw, Peter. Bow Porcelain Figures, circa 1748-1774. 1992, fig. 72

Materials

Soft paste porcelain; Enamel

Techniques

Painted

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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