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Figure - Boy on a toad

Boy on a toad

  • Object:

    Figure

  • Place of origin:

    Chelsea (made)

  • Date:

    1927 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Parr, Harry, born 1882 (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the Secretary of the British Institute of Industrial Art

  • Museum number:

    C.430-1934

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 142, The Lydia and Manfred Gorvy Gallery, case 9, shelf 4

Physical description

Figure of a naked boy riding a toad, with broad purple ribbon 'reins', on a grassy base decorated with small toadstools.

Place of Origin

Chelsea (made)

Date

1927 (made)

Artist/maker

Parr, Harry, born 1882 (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware

Descriptive line

Figure of boy on a toad, earthenware, made by Harry Parr, Chelsea, 1927

Labels and date

Figure of boy on a toad
Made by Harry Parr, Chelsea, London, 1927
Earthenware

C.430-1934 Given by H. M. The Queen [23/05/2008]

Materials

Earthenware

Categories

Ceramics

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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