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Bowl - Boat Race Day
  • Boat Race Day
    Ravilious, Eric, born 1903 - died 1942
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Boat Race Day

  • Object:

    Bowl

  • Place of origin:

    Stoke-on-Trent (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1939 (made)
    1938 (designed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Ravilious, Eric, born 1903 - died 1942 (designer)
    Josiah Wedgwood and Sons (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware, transfer printed, underglaze painting

  • Museum number:

    CIRC.475-1948

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 140, Factory Ceramics, case 19, shelf 2

Physical description

Bowl covered in a white glaze, with transfer printed and underglaze painting depicting boat race day in colours of black, yellow and blue.

Place of Origin

Stoke-on-Trent (made)

Date

ca. 1939 (made)
1938 (designed)

Artist/maker

Ravilious, Eric, born 1903 - died 1942 (designer)
Josiah Wedgwood and Sons (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware, transfer printed, underglaze painting

Object history note

The Boat Race Day, 1938.

Descriptive line

Bowl depicting 'Boat Race Day' pattern, earthenware with transfer printed and underglaze painting decoration, designed by Eric Ravilious, 1938, made by Josiah Wedgwood & Sons Ltd., Stoke-on-Trent, ca. 1939

Labels and date

Bowl depicting Boat Race
Designed by Eric Ravilious, made by Josiah Wedgwood & Sons Ltd., Stoke-on-Trent, about 1939
Earthenware with printed design

Circ.475-1948

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Bowl, ‘Boat Race Day’ pattern
Designed 1938, made about 1939
Earthenware, transfer-printed and painted
under the glaze
Museum no. Circ. 475-1948 [4/3/14]

Materials

Earthenware; Ceramic glaze

Techniques

Transfer printed; Painting

Subjects depicted

Boats

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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