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Vase

  • Place of origin:

    Birkenhead (made)

  • Date:

    1894-1906 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Warwick, W. (decorator)
    Jones, Annie (decorator)
    Della Robbia Pottery (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware with incised decoration and painted in enamel colours

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs G. Shannon

  • Museum number:

    C.5-1968

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 34, shelf 2

Physical description

Two-handled vase with ovoid body and bulging neck, painted in dark and light green, dark and light brown, dark blue, yellow and olive-green. The centre of each side decorated with foliage contained in a painted lozenge of curved shape outlined with leaves; tall pointed leaves below the handles, medallions on the bulging neck all outlined with incised lines.

Place of Origin

Birkenhead (made)

Date

1894-1906 (made)

Artist/maker

Warwick, W. (decorator)
Jones, Annie (decorator)
Della Robbia Pottery (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware with incised decoration and painted in enamel colours

Marks and inscriptions

'DR WW' and a galleon
Incised

'AJ'
Painted

Dimensions

Weight: 2.49 kg, Height: 36.7 cm

Descriptive line

Two-handled vase, earthenware with incised decoration and painted in enamel colours; probably decorated by W. Warwick, and Annie Jones, made by Della Robbia Pottery, England (Liverpool), 1894-1906

Labels and date

Vase
Probably decorated by W. Warwick, and Annie Jones, made by Della Robbia Pottery, Birkenhead, Cheshire, England, 1894-1906
Mark: 'DR WW' and a galleon, incised, 'AJ', painted
Earthenware with incised decoration

C.5-1968 Given by Mrs G. Shannon [23/05/2008]

Materials

Earthenware; Enamel

Techniques

Incised; Painted

Subjects depicted

Foliation (pattern)

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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