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Dish

  • Place of origin:

    Wandsworth (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1882-1888 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    William De Morgan, born 1839 - died 1917 (designer)
    William De Morgan - Merton Abbey Factory (maker)
    J. H. & J. Davis (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware painted in lustre

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Mrs Mary E. de Morgan

  • Museum number:

    C.425-1919

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 35, shelf 5

Physical description

Earthenware dish painted in yellow lustre.

Place of Origin

Wandsworth (made)

Date

ca. 1882-1888 (made)

Artist/maker

William De Morgan, born 1839 - died 1917 (designer)
William De Morgan - Merton Abbey Factory (maker)
J. H. & J. Davis (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware painted in lustre

Descriptive line

Dish, earthenware painted in yellow lustre, designed by William De Morgan, blank made by J.H.&J. Davis and decorated at the De Morgan pottery, probably Merton Abbey, ca. 1882-88

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Catalogue of De Morgan Ware.
Pinkham, Roger. Catalogue of the Pottery by William De Morgan. London : Victoria and Albert Museum, 1973.

Labels and date

Dish
Designed by William De Morgan, on a blank made by J.H.& J Davis, decorated at the De Morgan pottery, probably Merton Abbey, Wandsworth, England, ca. 1882-88
Earthenware painted in yellow lustre

C.425-1919 Mrs Mary. E. De Morgan Bequest

The blank made by J.H.&J.Davis, Trent Pottery, Hanley, Staffordshire [23/05/2008]

Production Note

Probably Merton Abbey. The blank made by J.H.&J.Davis, Trent Pottery, Hanley, Staffordshire.

Materials

Earthenware

Techniques

Painted

Categories

Ceramics; Art Pottery; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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