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Figure group
  • Figure group
    Wood, Ralph the younger, born 1748 - died 1795
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Figure group

  • Place of origin:

    Staffordshire (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1780-1800 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Wood, Ralph the younger, born 1748 - died 1795 (modeller)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Lead-glazed earthenware

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr W. Sanders Fiske

  • Museum number:

    C.11-1930

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 138, The Harry and Carol Djanogly Gallery, case L, shelf 4

Physical description

Figure group of a Shepherd and Shepherdess in lead-glazed earthenware. The shepherd is seated on a rock and plays a pipe, and the shepherdess is on his right with a dog. A goat is on the left and a lamb is on the right on a rock below.

Place of Origin

Staffordshire (made)

Date

ca. 1780-1800 (made)

Artist/maker

Wood, Ralph the younger, born 1748 - died 1795 (modeller)

Materials and Techniques

Lead-glazed earthenware

Dimensions

Height: 24.4 cm

Descriptive line

Figure group of a Shepherd and Shepherdess, lead-glazed earthenware, made in Staffordshire, ca. 1783-1800

Labels and date

A Shepherd and Shepherdess
Made in Staffordshire, about 1780-1800
Lead-glazed earthenware

C.11 -1930 Given by Mr W. Sanders Fiske [23/05/2008]

Materials

Lead glaze; Earthenware

Subjects depicted

Goat; Lamb; Dog; Shepherd; Shepherdess

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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