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Plate
  • Plate
    Fennemore, Thomas Acland, born 1902 - died 1959
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Plate

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    1936 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Fennemore, Thomas Acland, born 1902 - died 1959 (designer)
    Fennemore, Thomas Acland, born 1902 - died 1959 (decorator)
    Minton (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Bone china with painted (sponged) and sgraffito decoration

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Caroline Crozier

  • Museum number:

    C.263-1993

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Bone china plate, In the centre is a geometrical pattern of cell-like structures within a circle, a ring of dots around the well, with a scroll border. All in reserve on a deep-red background

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

1936 (made)

Artist/maker

Fennemore, Thomas Acland, born 1902 - died 1959 (designer)
Fennemore, Thomas Acland, born 1902 - died 1959 (decorator)
Minton (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Bone china with painted (sponged) and sgraffito decoration

Marks and inscriptions

'TAF'
Inscribed on the flange

impressed mark in triangular arangement with dots and 'MINTON(S?)'
on the base

Group of Handwritten paper labels inscribed 'LARGE / PLATTER / DESIGNED / 1936 / FOR A / DESSERT / SET / BY T. ACLAND FENNEMORE'
on the base

'MRS ENID / FENNEMORE' inscribed
on the base

Dimensions

Diameter: 37.1 cm

Descriptive line

Bone china plate with painted and sgraffito decoration, designed and decorated by Thomas Acland Fennemore on blanks made by Minton, England, 1936

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

The Thirties: British art and design before the war. An exhibition organised by the Arts Council in collaboration with the Victoria & Albert Museum. London. 1979, pp. 71 and 155.

Materials

Bone china; Paint

Techniques

Sponging; Sgraffito

Categories

Ceramics; Bone China

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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