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    Wood, Ralph the younger, born 1748 - died 1795
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  • Place of origin:

    Staffordshire (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1783-1795 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Lead-glazed earthenware and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr W. Sanders Fiske

  • Museum number:

    C.23-1930

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Figure of a girl, possibly Iphigenia, in lead-glazed earthenware and gilded. She stands and holds up her apron filled with fruits. The seams of her bodice are outlined in gold. Mound base on a square plinth.

Place of Origin

Staffordshire (made)

Date

ca. 1783-1795 (made)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

Lead-glazed earthenware and gilded

Marks and inscriptions

'96'
impressed

Dimensions

Height: 24.1 cm

Descriptive line

Figure of a girl, possibly Iphigenia, lead-glazed earthenware, made in Staffordshire, Ralph Wood, ca. 1783-95

Labels and date

Figure of a girl depicting possibly Iphigenia
Made in Staffordshire, about 1780-1800
Marks: '96', impressed
Lead-glazed earthenware

C.23 -1930 Given by Mr W. Sanders Fiske

Adapted from a model entitled 'The Quail's Nest' by Paul -Louis CyfflÚ [23/05/2008]

Production Note

Adapted from a model entitled 'The Quail's Nest' by Paul-Louis Cyfflé.

Materials

Lead glaze; Earthenware

Techniques

Gilded

Subjects depicted

Woman; Fruit

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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