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Vase

Vase

  • Place of origin:

    Burslem (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1956 (designed)
    ca. 1956 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Tait, Jessie, born 1928 (designer)
    W. R. Midwinter Ltd. (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware with painted underglaze decoration

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs Jessie Hazelhurst

  • Museum number:

    C.140-1985

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 41, shelf 7

Physical description

Vase, white bulbous bottomed body with clear glaze over a pattern of vertical black intersecting lines. Earthenware with painted underglaze decoration.

Place of Origin

Burslem (made)

Date

ca. 1956 (designed)
ca. 1956 (made)

Artist/maker

Tait, Jessie, born 1928 (designer)
W. R. Midwinter Ltd. (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware with painted underglaze decoration

Marks and inscriptions

'designed by / JESSIE TAIT / Midwinter / Modern / Staffordshire England'
Maker's mark printed on base

'Y'
Signature painted in black on base

Dimensions

Height: 28 cm, Width: 11.1 cm

Descriptive line

Earthenware vase with painted underglaze decoration, made by W. R. Midwinter Ltd., Burslem, ca. 1956

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

Peat, Alan. Midwinter: A Collector's Guide. 1992. pp. 58-60.

Labels and date

Vase
designer Jessie Tait, manufacturer W.R.Midwinter Ltd., Burslem, England
about 1956
, shape designed about 1956
Earthenware with painted underglaze decoration

C.140-1985 Given by Mrs Jessie Hazelhurst [23/05/2008]

Production Note

Shape designed ca. 1956.

Materials

Earthenware

Techniques

Underglazed; Painted

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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