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Vase

Vase

  • Place of origin:

    Warsaw (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1783 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Wolff factory (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware covered with glaze and gilding

  • Museum number:

    C.91-1930

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 52, shelf 1

Physical description

Earthenware vase covered with a brown glaze and gilding. Bulbous body, tall flaring neck and spreading foot. Painted round the body with a garden scene with trellis and plants. Plants, a bird and butterfly on the neck. Trellis diaper on the foot.

Place of Origin

Warsaw (made)

Date

ca. 1783 (made)

Artist/maker

Wolff factory (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware covered with glaze and gilding

Dimensions

Height: 41.3 cm, Diameter: 24.1 cm

Descriptive line

Earthenware vase covered with a brown glaze and gilding, made at the factory of Wolff, Warsaw, ca. 1783

Labels and date

Vase
Made at the factory of Wolff, Warsaw, Poland about 1783
Earthenware covered with a brown glaze and gilding

C.91-1930 [16/07/2008]

Materials

Earthenware

Techniques

Glazed; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Plants; Bird; Diaper; Trellis; Butterfly; Garden

Categories

Ceramics; Faience; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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